Dr. Jason Campbell, who ran on two Emory University relay All-America squads and earned multiple All-Association honors from 2008-11, was featured on ABC News in a story entitled, "'TikTok doctor' makes millions smile with his viral dance videos."
Gary Aldrich sat in front of a black and white television screen at his grandparents’ house in 1968 and dreamed of one day marching with Team USA in the Olympics opening ceremony. This year Aldrich, head coach of Carnegie Mellon University’s track and field teams, may get the chance to live that dream after being named men’s throws coach for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Alex Scott said in 8th grade, he wasn’t good enough to play on his baseball team. So he decided to give track and field a “shot.” As CBS 2’s Matt Zahn found out, that decision is working pretty well for him, and Scott is now one of the best in the nation.
Irie Gourde enjoyed an incredible first, and seemingly last, season on the Brandeis University track and field team in his senior season and was preparing for his post-college career.
Once Irie Gourde set his sights on attending Brandeis University, his focus was on academics and pursuing his economics degree. Little could he have foreseen that he would graduate as one of the most prolific athletes in the history of the Judges’ men’s track and field program.
Four months after completing his time as a Brandeis University student-athlete in 2018, two-time UAA Most Outstanding Running Event Performer Irie Gourde began a 6½-month research internship in Tanzania. His interest in global issues is an extension of his studies and his own experience of living in three different countries before entering college.
Gary Aldrich of Carnegie Mellon University Named USA Track and Field Throws Coach for 2020 Tokyo Olympics
Gary Aldrich, head coach of the Carnegie Mellon University track and field teams, has been named to the U.S.A. men's coaching staff as the Throws Coach for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Christopher Sandoli has joined New York University as an assistant coach of the men's and women's track & field teams, it was announced on Tuesday.
Emory University head track and field coach Linh Nguyen has announced the appointment of Jessica Fritsche as assistant coach. Fritsche’s primary responsibilities will focus on the jumps.
Six Washington University Track & Field Student-Athletes Honored on Google Cloud Academic All-America Teams
Washington University in St. Louis had six student-athletes from the cross country and track & field programs recognized as Google Cloud Academic All-Americans, as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).