The renovation of Tom Tellez Track at Carl Lewis International Complex took a major step forward Wednesday with the hiring of Houston-based PBK Sports as the project’s architects, Houston Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics Hunter Yurachek announced.
Nine-time Olympic Gold Medalist and Cougar great Carl Lewis and former Houston track and field head coach Jack Patterson have been selected to be inducted into Texas Track & Field Hall of Fame in Addison, Texas.
Sophomore jumper and sprinter Cameron Burrell finished in sixth place, competing among the nation’s top athletes, in the long jump at the USATF Outdoor National Championships on Thursday, in Eugene, Ore.
Two current Houston Cougar student-athletes as well as a former standout and three 2015 signees have earned the opportunity to compete in the 2015 USATF Outdoor Championships from Thursday, June 25 through Saturday, June 27 in Eugene, Oregon.
Due to the threat of inclement weather and flooding in the Houston area, the University of Houston track and field program has postponed its 2015 Track and Field Summer Camp by one week, the program announced Monday.