December 3, 2019

When you look at the names across the Top 5 in all events in Texas history, you can't help but envision the great athletes sprinting, jumping and/or throwing, bringing back amazing memories of grace and athleticism unparalleled.  

At the end of the 2019 season, ten...

December 1, 2019

The Texas Track & Field Coaches Association's Winter Clinic is scheduled for January 10-11, 2020 at the Great Wolf Lodge in Grapevine.  This two-day clinic will afford all attendees opportunities to learn from many of the top track & field coaches in the nation, includ...

December 1, 2019

With the 2020 track & field season upon us, it's time to look more closely into the three (3) major high school athletic conferences in Texas: SPC, TAPPS, and UIL, as well as Texas' all-time records.  What we're going to do, however, is not prognosticate; rather, we're...

November 29, 2019

And so we meet again.  The 2019-20 Indoor Season is here.  In one week, four (4) indoor meets, both in and out of Texas, involve Texas athletes, youth, high school and collegiate.  As well, throw in the Inaugural Wylie Winter 3200, and there's something for everyone wa...

June 29, 2019

By all accounts, 2019 was a year to remember in Texas Track & Field.  At both the high school and collegiate levels, names we’re familiar with grew into legendary status, while many had breakout seasons and became part of the weekly discussion.  Others, as we anticipat...

January 2, 2019

Hard to believe that 2019’s already upon us, but that means we can look forward to another great track & field season.  And with track & field in Texas, we know our athletes will not only achieve personal bests, but also climb toward or be at the top of the national la...

August 6, 2018

2018 was a great track season, marked by tremendous individual and team efforts.  Now as the summer nears its end, and we prepare for the start of the school year, here's the list of who finished the season #1 in Texas.  **FAT and Wind-Legal are considered where approp...

June 30, 2018

For the past 34 years, 33 as its head coach, Richie Mercado has established himself as a paragon of coaching, not only in Texas, but also on the national and international scenes.  At the helm of the St. John's Mavericks in Houston, Mercado has guided his track & field...

June 28, 2018

In just a dozen days, many of the world's best under-20 track & field athletes will converge upon the gorgeous city of Tampere, Finland to compete in the 2018 IAAF World Championships, and among these stars are nine from the Lone Star State.  So, let's meet these Texan...