Track and Cross Country

Qualified
Track and Cross Country

Qualified

Senior Autumne Franklin, shown (second from right) after a race while still an underclassman, qualified for the Olympic Trials with a 56.81 second time in the 400 meter hurdles at the Florida Relays this weekend.

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Track and Cross Country

Franklin, Kouba Headline Women's Track's Qualifying Quartet for 2016 Olympic Trials

Seniors Paige Kouba and Autumne Franklin, sophomore Courtney Smith, and freshman Gabby Thomas all came away from the weekend with times that put them in the running for a bid to represent the United States this August in Rio de Janeiro.

Track and Cross Country

Women's Track and Field Co-Captains Shine With Olympic Trials Qualifying Times

​Paige Kouba, co-captain of the Harvard women’s track and field team, is no stranger to the Olympic Trials. After all, each year they’re held in Eugene, Oregon—her hometown—and Kouba has attended the last two contests as a volunteer, helping to carry gear for the athletes.

Track and Cross Country

Athlete of the Week: Thomas Qualifies for 2016 Olympic Trials in 200-Meter Dash

This past weekend at the Raleigh Relays in Raleigh, N.C., Thomas set three new Ivy records, the most notable being a then-NCAA best time of 23.18 seconds in the 200-meter dash—good enough to automatically qualify for the 2016 Olympic Trials.

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Records Fall at the Raleigh Relays for Track and Field

Continuing its blazing outdoor season, the Harvard women’s track and field team set three new Ivy and five school records this weekend at the Raleigh Relays.

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Nikki Okwelogu, Gabby Thomas Shine for Track in TCU Invitational

The Harvard track and field team kicked off its outdoor season this past weekend with a bevy of strong individual performances at the TCU Invitational.

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BRIEF: Record Breaking Performances for Track at IC4A/ECAC Championships

​The Harvard track and field team set a number of personal bests and Ivy League records at the IC4A/ECAC Championships, hosted Saturday and Sunday at Boston University. Only 12 Harvard athletes were chosen to compete at the event, which featured athletes from more than 40 schools across the region.

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Women's Track and Field Wins Fourth Straight Ivy Championship, Men Come in Fifth

This weekend, the Harvard women brought home its fourth straight Ivy Championship—capping off an undefeated indoor Ivy career for the team’s seniors. Meanwhile, the men tied their result from last year by rallying near the close of the meet to a fifth-place finish.

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Track and Field Finds Success Across the Nation

Competing in Boston, Seattle, and New Mexico, the track and field team found top ten finishes from east to west.

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Track and Field Places Second at HYP Meet

Led by strong performances from freshman Gabby Thomas and sophomore Jay Hebert, the Harvard track and field teams set a number of personal records at the annual HYP meet this weekend.

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Track and Field Posts Various Top-10 Finishes

​In its third weekend of action this year, the Harvard track and field teams gave a number of stellar performances while competing at the Rod McCravy Invitational and Joe Donahue Games.

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Women's Track and Field Captures Fifth Straight Beantown Challenge Win

The Crimson men’s and women’s track and field teams had an impressive home opener with the women’s team placing first in the Beantown Challenge for the the fifth consecutive year and the men’s team placing third.

Just Keep Running
Track and Cross Country

Just Keep Running

The Harvard men's and women's track and field teams claimed nine first place finishes at the Southern Tier Collegiate Invite in Ithaca, N.Y. The meet gave the Crimson a chance to showcase its depth through strong performances by veteran runners and rookies.

Just Keep Running
Track and Cross Country

Track And Field Kicks Off 2016 With Nine First-Place Finishes

The Harvard men’s and women’s track and field squads kicked off their seasons on Friday with a combined nine event wins at the Southern Tier Collegiate Invite in Ithaca, N.Y. Solid performances from consistent contributors and recent newcomers alike showcased the team’s depth across the board.

Nicky Maxwell: First NCAA Certified Para-athlete in Track and Field History
Track and Cross Country

Nicky Maxwell: First NCAA Certified Para-athlete in Track and Field History