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Arlington's Dixon signs with Middle Tennessee - The Memphis Edge Feb 7, 2012

Blogs (via blogs.commercialappeal.com) Arlington High School announced the signing of Alden Dixon to a National Letter of Intent for cross country and track at Middle Tennessee State University. Dixon is the Class AAA defending state champion in the 3200 meter run (9:19), and the region runner-up in the 1600 meter run with a personal best time of 4:16. He has also been the regional champion and The Commercial Appeal's Pepsi Best of the Preps finalist in cross country.

Seniors to lead track at SBC Championships May 6, 2010

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - The Middle Tennessee track and field teams will travel to Denton, Texas to take on the conference's best athletes at the 2010 Sun Belt Outdoor Championships. The Blue Raiders will be looking to bringing home a 16th SBC title for hall of fame coach Dean Hayes.

Cox named Field Athlete of the Week Apr 27, 2010

NEW ORLEANS - Middle Tennessee's Brittany Cox was named Sun Belt Field Athlete of the Week for her accomplishments at the Penn Relays last Thursday.

Mason wins at WKU Invitational Apr 25, 2010

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. - Middle Tennessee's Chris Mason won the 5,000 meters at a rain shorted WKU Invitational in Bowling Green, Ky., Saturday.

Cox sets records at Penn Relays Apr 22, 2010

PHILADELPHIA - Brittany Cox set Middle Tennessee records in both the shot put and hammer throw at the Penn Relays on Thursday. The senior threw 181-7 (55.37m) in the hammer throw before tossing a mark of 54-1.25 (16.49m) in the shot put.

Wright earns field AOW honor Apr 21, 2010

NEW ORLEANS - Junior jumper/sprinter Nyeisha Wright was named Sun Belt field Athlete of the Week for her winning performances in both the long jump and 100 meter dash at the Vanderbilt Invitational last weekend.

Track takes 11 first place finishes Apr 17, 2010

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Middle Tennessee track and field teams took 11 first place finishes at this weekend's Vanderbilt Invitational in Nashville, Tenn.

Teams compete in final day at Sea-Rays Relays Apr 10, 2010

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Middle Tennessee track and field teams competed in the final day at the Sea-Rays Relays in Knoxville, Tenn., and the Boston-Moon Invitational, Saturday. 2010 Sea-Rays Relays Results

Serem and Mason set 10,000 meter records at Sea-Rays Relays Apr 9, 2010

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - The men's and women's Middle Tennessee 10,000 meters records were both broken Friday, as the Blue Raider track and field teams competed at the 2010 Sea-Rays Relays in Knoxville, Tenn. There were four school records broken at the meet. 2010 Sea-Rays Relays Results

Track teams split this weekend Apr 9, 2010

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - Three-time All-American triple jumper Sarah Nambawa will return to action for Middle Tennessee this weekend in Nashville, Tenn., at the Boston-Moon Invitational after being sidelined for almost three months with a knee injury.

Payne runs strong at Tiger Track Classic Apr 3, 2010

AUBURN, Ala. - Roscoe Payne earned a top 10 East Region qualifying in the 400 intermediate hurdles as the Middle Tennessee track and field teams competed at the Tiger Track Classic in Auburn, Ala.

Track to compete at Tiger Track Classic Apr 2, 2010

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - The Middle Tennessee track and field teams will travel to Auburn, Ala., to compete at the Tiger Track Classic on Friday night and Saturday.

Cox named SBC Athlete of the Week Mar 23, 2010

NEW ORLEANS - For the fourth time this season, Middle Tennessee thrower Brittany Cox was named Sun Belt Field Athlete of the week by the league office for her accomplishments at the 2010 Rhodes Open Meet last Saturday.

Cox sets school record at Rhodes Open Meet Mar 20, 2010

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Brittany Cox set a new Middle Tennessee record in the hammer throw with a toss of 178-11(54.54m) placing second in the event as the Blue Raider track and field teams opened outdoor competition at the 2010 Rhodes Open Meet on Saturday.

Track opens outdoor season at Rhodes Mar 19, 2010

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - The Middle Tennessee track and field teams open outdoor competition at the 2010 Rhodes Invitational in Memphis, Tenn., this weekend as they look to turn the page on an injury plagued indoor campaign.

Cox finishes 19th at NCAA Indoor Mar 13, 2010

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Middle Tennessee's Brittany Cox placed 19th in the shot put competition of the 2010 NCAA Indoor Championship in Fayetteville, Ark. recording a mark of 50-6 (15.89m).

Cox tenth in weight throw Mar 12, 2010

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Middle Tennessee's Brittany Cox finished 10th in the NCAA in the weight throw event at the 2010 NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships in Fayetteville, Ark., recording a mark of 63-7.75 (19.40m).

Cox set for NCAA Indoor Championships Mar 11, 2010

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Middle Tennessee senior Brittany Cox will travel to Fayetteville, Ark., this weekend to compete at the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships in the shot put and weight throw events in hopes of being the first Blue Raider thrower to earn an All-American title at the Division I level.

Women's track runner up at SBC Indoor Feb 28, 2010

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - It was a weekend of individual highs for the Middle Tennessee track and field teams as five athletes won single events at the Sun Belt Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships at Murphy Center. However, in the end the women's team finished second overall with the men's team placing fourth.

Five Blue Raiders take victory at SBC Indoor Feb 27, 2010

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - It was a day of early highs for the Middle Tennessee track and field teams as team opened competition hosting the 2010 Sun Belt Indoor Championships. Five of teams' athletes finish with first place in their respective events. Live Video: Indoor Championships

Track teams to host SBC Indoor Championships Feb 26, 2010

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - For the 24th time in Middle Tennessee track and field history, the school will host the conference indoor championships at Murphy Center. Eleven schools will travel to Murfreesboro compete in the Sun Belt Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships on Saturday and Sunday.

Women's team earns top 25 ranking Feb 16, 2010

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - The Middle Tennessee women's track and field team earned a top 25 ranking in the United States Track & Field Cross Country Coaches Association weekly poll.

Chemaoi wins 3,000 at Valentine Invitational Feb 13, 2010

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - Middle Tennessee's Festus Chemaoi won the 3,000 meters at the MT Valentine Invitational at Murphy Center highlighting the event for the host Blue Raiders.

Teams host MT Valentine meet Feb 12, 2010

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - Middle Tennessee's track and field teams will compete in their final indoor regular-season meet of 2010, as the Blue Raiders will play host the MT Valentine's Invitational at Murphy Center Saturday.

Cox earns third consecutive AOW honor Feb 9, 2010

NEW ORLEANS - For the third consecutive week, Middle Tennessee's Brittany Cox was named the Sun Belt Conference female Field Athlete of the Week by the league office. Men's jumper Stanley Gbagbeke was also honored as the male Field Athlete of the Week.

Track team to host Middle Tennessee Invitational Feb 5, 2010

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - The Middle Tennessee track and field teams return to action this weekend, as they will play host to the 2010 Middle Tennessee Classic at 10 a.m. Saturday at Murphy Center.

Cox earns second straight Sun Belt AOW Feb 2, 2010

NEW ORLEANS - Middle Tennessee's Brittany Cox was announced as the February 2 Sun Belt Female Field Athlete of the Week by the conference office. It marks the second consecutive week the senior has received the honor.

Cox rewrites record books in Kentucky Jan 30, 2010

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Brittany Cox continued her dominant senior campaign at the Rod McCravy Memorial meet as she broke her own school and conference records in both the shot put and 20 lbs. weight throw.

Teams to compete at Rod McCravy Memorial meet Jan 28, 2010

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - The Middle Tennessee track and field teams will travel to Lexington, Ky., for the Rod McCravy Memorial meet at the Nutter Fieldhouse hosted by Kentucky as they continue to prepare for the Sun Belt Conference Indoor Championships.

Cox and Robertson named track and field AOW Jan 26, 2010

NEW ORLEANS - Middle Tennessee's Brittany Cox and Cherice Robertson were named Sun Belt Conference athletes of the week by the conference office for their accomplishments at the Blue Raider Invitational last Saturday. Cox earned the field award with Robertson garnering the track honor.

Cox and Robertson qualify at Blue Raider Invitational Jan 23, 2010

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - Brittany Cox and Cherice Robertson highlighted the Blue Raider Invitational meet for the Middle Tennessee track teams on Saturday as both athletes earned NCAA Provisional qualifiers in their respective events.

Cox highlights Ed Temple Classic with Record setting toss Jan 10, 2010

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Middle Tennessee track and field squads competed at the Ed Temple Classic at the Wilma Rudolph Indoor Track Complex at Gentry Center on Sunday. The meet was highlighted by Brittany Cox's toss of 49-0.75 (14.95m) in the shot put, which broke her own Middle Tennessee indoor record from a season ago.

Blue Raiders to compete at Ed Temple Classic Jan 8, 2010

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - The Middle Tennessee track and field teams will return to action after a three week hiatus for the holidays Sunday at the Ed Temple Classic hosted by Tennessee State on the TSU campus.

Nambawa qualifies at MT Christmas Invitational Dec 12, 2009

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - Middle Tennessee's Sarah Nambawa and Stanley Gbagbeke highlighted the Blue Raiders' first action of the 2009-2010 season as both earned NCAA marks in their respective events at the MT Christmas Invitational. Overall, the teams combined for 16 first place finishes at the meet.

Chemaoi and Sangau run at NCAA Championships Nov 23, 2009

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. - Perfect weather conditions awaited Middle Tennessee's top cross country runners, Zamzam Sangau and Festus Chemaoi, as they concluded the 2009 campaign at the NCAA National Championships in Terre Haute, Ind.

Meaningful Running Nov 22, 2009

"One might say running is an absurd pastime. But if you can find meaning in the running you have to do to stay on this team, then you may find meaning in the other absurd pastime. Life." William Bowerman, legendary Oregon track coach and Nike co-founder, echoed these words to his runners at the first practice of every season.

Chemaoi qualifies for NCAA Championships Nov 16, 2009

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - Middle Tennessee junior Festus Chemaoi has qualified for the NCAA Cross Country National Championships on Monday, November 23th in Terre Haute, Ind.

Adrian Bentley to Attend MTSU May 28, 2008

 Adrian Bentley, 2007 graduate of Brainerd High School signed a Track & Field scholarship on Monday May 26, 2008 to attend Middle Tennessee State University.  Adrian spent the past year red-shirted at Div II St. Augustine College in Raleigh, NC.  

This Week in Middle Tennessee Track Middle Tennessee Press Release Feb 8, 2007

Blue Raiders host MT Valentine Invitational this SaturdayJo Jo FreemanSenior Sara Lunning broke a 15-year-old record in the 5,000-meters at last week's Indiana Invitational and will take aim at the 3,000-meter record this weekend. (MT) LUNNING SETS SCHOOL RECORD: Middle Tennessee senior distance runner Sara Lunning continued her excellent year of running, besting the school record in the 5000-meters last weekend at the Indiana Relays in Bloomington, Ind. Lunning eclipsed the mark of Lea White from 1992 by almost 10 seconds.