A pair of school records fell and the Sam Houston State Bearkats turned in a strong showing over the weekend at the 91st Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays.
Sam Houston State senior Tyler Adams has been named the 2018 Southland Conference Indoor Track & Field Student-Athlete of the Year, the league announced Tuesday. Southland yearly awards are presented by Ready Nutrition.
Tyler Adams capped off a record breaking weekend with a historic performance in the Heptathlon at the NCAA Track and Field Indoor Championships.
On the biggest stage, Tyler Adams performed his best. The senior from Buffalo, set a new NCAA Indoor Championship record in the Heptathlon high jump and currently stands in third place overall after the first day of competition.
After four years with the Sam Houston track and field team, Tyler Adams has become one of the best athletes in program history. Now he will get to showcase his talents on a national stage.
After sweeping the men's and women's indoor track and field titles in Birmingham, Ala. last week, the Sam Houston squad is collecting some individual awards as well.
For the third consecutive season the Sam Houston State Bearkat men's track and field team claimed the men's team title at the Southland Conference Indoor Championships on Thursday at the Birmingham CrossPlex.
After the first day of the Southland Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships, the Sam Houston State men are in the driver's seat to defend their title.
The Sam Houston State track and field team went through its final tune up of the indoor season prior to the Southland Indoor Championships, splitting its squad and sending athletes to a pair of meets over the weekend.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats continued their strong run to open the indoor season on Wednesday as Ashton Summers and Camry Grigsby were each named Southland Conference Athletes of the Week in an announcement from league officials.
For the second straight week the Sam Houston State Bearkat track and field squad took its act to the Texas high plains, taking part in the two-day Texas Tech Open.
After a stellar weekend at the Texas Tech Classic & Multis, senior Tyler Adams has been named the Southland Conference men's field athlete of the week in an announcement by league officials on Wednesday.