A week after hosting the fourth annual Cardinal Classic, Stanford track and field heads to Fayetteville, Arkansas for the National Relay Championships Friday to Sunday. While the distance crew takes a break this week, Stanford will be represented by several of its top performers in the sprints and field events.
Senior Grant Fisher claimed the men’s 5,000 meters on Friday night, highlighting one of the most impressive performances at the fourth annual Cardinal Classic.
Stanford track and field returns to Cobb Track and Angell Field on Friday for the fourth annual Cardinal Classic, the second of three home meets this season. The two-day meet plays host to 16 teams and several NCAA top-contenders. “We’re really fired up about what this meet has grown into over the last few years,”…
Pride and glory will be on the line Saturday as Stanford track and field hosts rival Cal in the 125th Big Meet. In a meet that traditionally comes down to the final events, recent history favors the Cardinal as the men will be looking for their third victory in four years, while the women seek their fourth consecutive win.
At the 44th annual Stanford Invitational on Friday and Saturday, senior Mackenzie Little broke a 10-year old meet record in the javelin, while sophomores Ashlan Best and Aria Small set personal bests in sprints and triple jump, respectively.
The outdoor track and field season kicks off on Friday with the two-day Hornet Invitational at Sacramento State. Stanford will be represented by a mix of throwers, jumpers and sprinters including a number of notable veterans and freshman standouts.
Stanford track and field will not have to travel far for the NCAA West Preliminary Round beginning on May 24.
Five Stanford track and field athletes qualified for the National Championships after top-12 performances at the NCAA West Preliminaries on Saturday. The National meet will be held at the University of Oregon on June 7 – 10.