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  • Pasco's Weaver Finds Perfect Fit In Mississippi State

    Zach Weaver transferred from Tennessee to Florida for his senior year. As a member of Pasco High School's cross country team, he was 12th at the 2A Cross Country Finals. Recently, he picked the Mississippi State Bulldogs has his college choice. We caught up with Zack to talk about the recruiting process, the next four years in Starkville, and much more!
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  • Mississippi Alumni Report

    What are Mississippi High School Alumni up to.
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  • Class of 2014: Chance Stephens to Mississippi State

    Chance Stephens talks about his recent decision to jump for Mississippi State in 2015 along with his goals for this upcoming track season and future seasons in college. 
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  • Who's The Boss? Suwannee Star Hopes To Finish Season With Second High Jump State Title

    Rec sports, basketball, volleyball, weightlifting, track and field. Suwanee senior Logan Boss has let her competitive juices flow in all of the above. Of all, it was track and field that stood out the most.  Boss transferred from Branford High School to Suwannee High School at the end of her sophomore year. She says the decision was mainly academic, becuase of dual enrollment classes, but from an athletic standpoint the school competed at a much higher level.
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  • How To Train for Track and Field

    A Series on training for Track and Field
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  • Salute To Seniors: Marshall Nunn - South Lake High School

    It was a great 2012-2013 in both cross country and track across the Sunshine State. Many of our seniors will soon be on their way to start their college careers both athletically and academically so we wanted to salute them one more time in this special feature.   
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  • Alumni Report 5/14

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  • Northwestern's Zach Taylor signs with Miss. State

    Northwestern senior Zach Taylor talks about signing with Miss. State and goals for the rest of the season.
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  • Alumni Report 3/12 Indoor and Outdoor

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  • CIS and NCAA Championship Previews

    The men's CIS Indoor Championships could be a repeat of the runaway at the Ontario Championships while the women's meet could be decided on the final straightaway of the 4x400m relay -- South of the border several Canadians will be in action at the NCAA Indoor Championships in Arkansas where the hometown Razorbacks are expected to win the men's title for the first time since 2006.
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  • Jovan Davis: Minor Setbacks Lead To Major Comeback

    Jovan Davis was one of the top hurdlers in the state and ranked nationally coming out of Wekiva High School in 2011. Davis had offers from a who's who of college track and field programs. The whirlwind recruiting tour sent him on multiple visits from weekend to weekend and wore him out because he knew the time to make a decision was running out, but academics stood in the way.
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  • Alumni Report 11/12

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  • Gazette.Net: The day Eleanor Roosevelt made history

    Athletes look back five years after Raiders won back-to-back Championships of America (via Gazette.net Gazette Maryland Community News)
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  • SEC Indoors: Ten things to watch | Kentucky.com

    Friday through Sunday, the Southeastern Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships come to the University of Kentucky's Nutter Field House. (via www.kentucky.com)
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  • MSU Track Teams Depart Kentucky Following Solid Performance

    LEXINGTON, Ky. – When action wrapped at the Rod McCravy, Mississippi State had several things to smile about as several Lady Bulldogs finished the day among the leaders, setting personal records along the way.
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  • MSU Track Heads to Kentucky and New York

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Track and field returns to action this weekend as they travel to Lexington, Ky., for the Rod McCravy Memorial. The two day meet gets underway Friday with the field events beginning at 6 pm. Action continues Saturday morning with finals in the field events then moves into track competition as the day progresses.
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  • Bulldogs Shine At Historic Millrose Games; Competition Begins In Lexington

    NEW YORK, N.Y. – It was a repeat night at famed Madison Square Garden on Friday, as the Mississippi State 4x400-meter relay team successfully defended its title at the prestigious 104th Millrose Game. lt;br /> lt;br />The Bulldog quartet of Deaundre Barnaby, James Harris, Emmanuel Mayers and Tavaris Tate won the Gotham Cup College 4x400m Relay for the third time in MSU history and second time in as many years. The Bulldogs claimed victory with a time of 3:18.47, a touch faster than the team's 2009 run of 3:19.44.
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  • MSU To Offer Track & Field Officials Clinic

    STARKVILLE, Miss. – Mississippi State has announced it is conducting a track and field officials clinic for anyone interested in becoming a collegiate official. The USA Track & Field certification clinic is free and will be held Sunday, Jan. 23 at the Shira Fieldhouse, located next to the MSU track complex.
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  • MSU Opens Indoor Season With Great Success At LSU

    BATON ROUGE, La. – First-year Mississippi State track and field coach Steve Dudley could not have been more pleased with his team's first indoor meet of the year as his 4x400 squad turned in a first-place finish at the Purple Tiger Invitational Saturday.
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  • Lady Bulldogs Open Indoor Season At LSU

    STARKVILLE, Miss. – Mississippi State's indoor track and field team opens up the 2011 season Saturday in Baton Rouge, with field events set to start at 11:00 a.m., followed by the track events at 3:00 p.m.
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  • Bullogs Turn In Top 10 Finishes At Cross Country NCAA Regional

    Mississippi State's cross county teams lined up against more than 30 squads at the NCAA South Regional in Veterans Park at Hoover, Ala., Saturday and produced two Top 10 finishes and a trio of all-region honors.
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  • Bulldogs Head To Hoover For NCAA South Regional

    Being named All-SEC was a pleasant surprise for Haley Greenwell and Renee Masterson, but with the NCAA South Regional slated for Saturday, the MSU sophomores were quick to celebrate, and then get right back to work.
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  • Lady Bulldogs Have One Of Best SEC Championship Showings Ever

    Houston Franks' goal for the Mississippi State Lady Bulldogs Monday was to finish in the top half of the SEC Championships. The MSU coach got his wish as the women, facing their toughest competition to date, placed fifth Monday at Ft. Jackson's Hilton Field, matching their best finish since 2006.
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  • Bulldogs Cross Country Teams Gear Up For SEC Championships

    Confidence will be the key for the Mississippi State cross country teams as they travel to South Carolina Monday for the SEC Championships. The meet will be held at Fort Jackson's Hilton Field and is slated to begin at 9 a.m.
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  • MSU Leaves North Carolina With Two Top 5 Finishes

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  • Bulldogs Travel To North Carolina For Blue Ridge Open

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  • Lady Bulldogs Place In The Top 15 At Greater Louisville Classic

    The Missisisppi State women finished the Greater Louisville Classic in 11th place on Saturday, led by Haley Greenwell and Renee Masterson.
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  • Bulldogs Gear Up For Greater Louisville Classic

    Mississippi State competes in its third cross country event of the season Saturday in Kentucky at the Greater Louisville Classic.
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  • MSU Men, Women Win Bulldog Invitational

    In its second meet of the young season, Mississippi State swept the men's and women's cross country meet Saturday in Starkville.
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  • Bulldogs Host Cross Country Meet On Saturday

    It won't be just the football field Mississippi State and LSU meet on Saturday. The cross country Bulldogs are hosting the 8th annual Bulldog Invitational, and LSU highlights the field of competitors. The men's 8K at the Horse Park is set to begin at 8 a.m., followed by the women's 5K at 8:45 a.m.
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  • Perkins Named SEC Freshman Cross Country Runner Of The Week

    STARKVILLE, Miss - Nick Perkins of Mississippi State was named the SEC Male Freshman of the Week on Tuesday following his outstanding performance at the Georgia Cross Country Invitational this past Saturday.
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  • Bulldogs Bring Home The Silver In Their 2010 Cross Country Debut

    The Houston Franks era begins with a bang as both the Mississippi State men and women finish second on Saturday at the Georgia Cross Country Invitational in Athens.
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  • MSU Opens Cross Country Season Saturday At Georgia

    In an attempt to better prepare for the SEC Championships in early November, the Mississippi State men's and women's cross country teams are breaking the trend of opening the year in Sewanee and will instead begin the 2010 campaign on Saturday in the Georgia Cross Country Invitational at Athens.
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  • Mississippi State Announces Indoor/Outdoor Track & Field Schedule

    Mississippi State begins its indoor season in January, followed by the start of the outdoor slate in March. The schedule also features the highly-anticipated SEC/Big 10 Challenge in Starkville on March 26.
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  • MSU's 2010 Cross Country Schedule Finalized

    Mississippi State's 2010 schedule for the men's and women's cross country teams was recently announced, and it features seven meets, starting with the Georgia Invitational on Sept. 4 at Athens.
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  • MSU Reorganizes Track And Field Program; Dudley Named Head Coach

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State Director of Athletics Scott Stricklin announced Monday a restructuring of the coaching responsibilities within the men's and women's track and field program.
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  • MSU's Muir Advanced to 400M Final at IAAF World Junior Championships

    STARKVILLE, Miss. – Mississippi State's Jody-Ann Muir continued her quest for gold Wednesday as she raced into the finals of the 400-meter dash at the IAAF World Junior Championships in Moncton, Canada.
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  • MSU's Muir Advances In 400M At IAAF World Championship

    STARKVILLE, Miss. – Mississippi State freshman Jody-Ann Muir continued her sensational 2010 as she advanced to the 400-meter dash semifinals at the IAAF World Junior Championships in Mocton, Canada, Tuesday morning.
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  • Bulldog Thinclads Garner Gold Medals

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - After making a name for themselves this past season wearing the Maroon & White that's synonymous with Mississippi State, it was another color these last few days that brought renown attention to rising stars O'Neal Wilder, Tavaris Tate and Jody-Ann Muir.
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  • Tate, Phillips Turn In Top 10 Finishes at USA Track & Field Championships

    DES MOINES, Iowa - Two weeks after earning All-America honors at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Oregon, Mississippi State freshman Tavaris Tate collected more hardware at the USA Track & Field Championships.
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  • Schmidt Named U23 Coach For Second Time In Two Years

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - One week after leading his team to a Top 20 showing at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Oregon, Mississippi State coach Al Schmidt has been named the U23 distance coach for the Team USA squad that will be competing at the NACAC Championships.
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  • MSU Track & Field Announces Four Signees

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State track and field coach Al Schmidt has announced the signing of four-student athletes that will be incoming freshmen in August.
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  • MSU Places 2nd In NCAA Men's 4x400, Finishes t17th In Overall Standings

    EUGENE, Ore. - Walking off the track of historic Hayward Field Saturday afternoon, emotions got the best of Dwight Mullings. After all, he knew it was the last time he'd be wearing a Mississippi State uniform.
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  • Mayers Gives MSU First Points With 6th-Place In 400H; Tate Follows By Placing 5th In 400M

    EUGENE, Ore. - Emanuel Mayers just wanted to top what he did last year. Not that placing 7th is bad. He just wanted to improve on that finish.
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  • Aaron Has Fantastic 2nd Day, Places 7th In Heptathlon; Men's 4x400 Advances To Finals

    EUGENE, Ore. - It wasn't until 15 minutes had passed since the conclusion of the heptathlon had LaQuinta Aaron realized what she had accomplished. And even then, she wasn't sure.
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  • Freshmen Stand Out On Opening Day Of NCAA Championships

    EUGENE, Ore. - Inexperience certainly wasn't a factor for Mississippi State freshmen standouts Tavaris Tate and Jody-Ann Muir Wednesday on the opening day of the 2010 Outdoor Track & Field Championships.
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  • Mississippi State Travels To Oregon For NCAA Outdoor Championships

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Al Schmidt says his team has the firepower to make a lot of noise. The results up to this point show his claim to be accurate.
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  • Bulldogs Move Into Top 10 At No. 9

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - After a stellar performance at the NCAA Division I East Region this past weekend in Greensboro, N.C., the Mississippi State men's track and field team moved back into the Top 10 at No. 9 in the latest USTFCCCA poll released on Tuesday.
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  • State's Success Continues On Final Day Of East Regional

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – When Mississippi State travels to Eugene, Ore., June 9-12 to compete for a national championship, it will look to garner those coveted points in 10 different events.
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  • MSU Track Teams Continue To Shine At NCAA Championship's East Region

    GREENSBORO, N.C.. - After a phenomenal opening day to the NCAA Outdoor Championships East Region in Greensboro Thursday, the Mississippi State track and field teams did not let up Friday.
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  • Bulldogs Have Phenominal Day At Outdoors East Regional

    GREENSBORO, N.C. - Before Mississippi State's track and field team departed for the NCAA Division I Outdoor Championships East Region earlier this week, it adopted the theme of "Move On."
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  • MSU Track & Field Sets Sights On NCAA East Regional

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Al Schmidt was more than pleased with how his men's and women's track teams performed at the SEC Outdoor Championships nearly two weeks ago at the University of Tennessee.
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  • Bulldogs Stand At No. 13 In The Polls

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State's men's track team travels to Greensboro, N.C., this week for the NCAA Division I East Region ranked No. 13 in the latest USTFCCCA poll released on Tuesday morning.
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  • MSU Track & Field Athletes Well Represented On All-SEC Teams

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Success on the track during the outdoor season translated into numerous Mississippi State athletes being named to the All-SEC teams on Monday.
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  • Bulldogs Move Up Three Spots To No. 12 In The Polls

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - After an impressive showing at the SEC Championships this past weekend at Tennessee, the Mississippi State men's track team moved up three spots to No. 12 in the latest USTFCCCA poll released on Tuesday.
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  • MSU Men Win 4x100 Relay Title And Finish 7th On Final Day Of SEC Championships

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - On their last day at Tom Black Track at LaPorte Stadium, the Mississippi State men's and women's track teams didn't hold anything back. MSU's men's team scored 64 team points to finish the weekend tied for seventh place with Arkansas, with the highlight being the 4x100 relay team claiming medalist honors.
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  • MSU Track Teams Have Big Day At SEC Championships

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Weather continued to be a major player at the 2010 SEC Outdoor Championships Saturday in Knoxville. However once again it did not seem to faze the Mississippi State men's and women's track team. On their third day at Tom Black Track at La Porte Stadium MSU collected all SEC performances and qualified for key event finals.
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  • MSU's Aaron Places Second In Heptathlon At SECs; Mullings Qualifies For 200 Finals

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - After Thursday's first four events of the heptathlon, Mississippi State coach Al Schmidt was confident senior standout LaQuinta Aaron would have a huge day on Friday at the 2010 SEC Track & Field Outdoor Championships.
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  • MSU Off To Strong Start In Multi Events At SEC Championships

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - As the day progressed at the 2010 SEC Outdoor Track and Field Championships Thursday, LaQuinta Aaron only got better. And as a result, she's put herself in excellent position to give Mississippi State some valuable points.
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  • MSU Track Team Gears Up For SEC Outdoor Championships

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State looks to parlay its success on the track during the regular season into another exceptional weekend when it begins competition at the SEC Outdoor Track and Field Championships, hosted by Tennessee.
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  • Bulldog Track & Field Remains Among Nation's Elite

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - The Mississippi State men's track team travels to Tennessee this week for the SEC Championships ranked No. 15 in the latest USTFCCCA poll released on Tuesday.
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  • Bulldog Track & Field Remains Among Nation's Elite

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - For the fourth-consecutive week, the Mississippi State men's track team is ranked in the Top 15 of the USTFCCCA polls, coming in at No. 13.
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  • Inclement Weather Shortens MSU's Day On Track; Bulldogs Shine At Jesse Owens Classic

    OXFORD, Miss. - Severe weather may have forced a shortened day at the Mississippi Open Saturday at Ole Miss, but before the heavy rains hit, Mississippi State collected numerous Top 5 finishes and personal-best performances.
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  • MSU Track Teams To Compete At Ohio State And Ole Miss Saturday

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - To close out what has been a record setting regular outdoor track and field season the Mississippi State track and field teams travel to two separate events Saturday. MSU will send its men's and women's 4x400-meter relay teams to the Jesse Owens Track Classic hosted by Ohio State University and the rest of the teams will compete at the Mississippi Open in Oxford.
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  • MSU Men's Track Team Falls To No. 12 In National Rankings

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Even after winning two Championship of America relay titles this past weekend at the Penn Relays, the Mississippi State men's track team fell to No. 12 in the USTFCCCA poll as only 2010 marks were used for the first time this season.
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  • MSU Wins Three Event Crowns On Final Day At Franklin Field

    PHILADELPHIA, Pa. - On the final day of the of the Penn Relays the No. 10 Mississippi State men's track and field team showed the world that they were a team that was definitely a national contender. The Bulldogs won event titles in every relay they put on the track at Franklin Field Saturday.
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  • MSU Men's Relay Teams Qualify For Championship Of America Finals

    PHILADELPHIA, Pa. - On the second day of the historic Penn Relays the Mississippi State track and field teams stepped up to the plate and raced its way to the Championship of America finals in the 4x200- and 4x400-meter relays.
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  • MSU Track Opens Penn Relays With Top 10 Finishes In Field Events

    PHILADELPHIA, Pa. - On the opening day of competition at the historic Franklin Field the Mississippi State women's track and field team had a great day at the Penn Relays Thursday.
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  • MSU Looks To Have Top Performances At Penn Relays

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Competing in front of what is expected to be nearly 40,000 people, the Mississippi State track and field teams will travel to Philadelphia, Pa., to contend at the 116th running at the prestigious 2010 Penn Relays, starting at 10:00 a.m. Thursday with the College Women's 400-meter Hurdles.
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  • MSU Men's Track Team Cracks Top 10

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State will travel to the prestigious Penn Relays this week as one of the premier teams in the country.
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  • State Ends Competition In Auburn With Top Performances

    AUBURN, Ala. - Mississippi State track and field teams ended competition at the War Eagle Invitational Saturday with top NCAA performances. MSU turned in Top 5 finishes in almost every event they competed in while at Hustell-Rosen Track.
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  • MSU Has Big Opening Day At War Eagle Invitational

    AUBURN, Ala. – With a short opening day of competition at the War Eagle Invitation in Auburn, the Mississippi State track and field teams turned in big performances.
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  • MSU Track Teams To Compete At War Eagle Invitational

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - As the regular season comes to an end the Mississippi State track and field teams travel to Auburn for the War Eagle Invitational this weekend. Competition begins at 4:30 p.m. Friday with the men's hammer throw and the women's javelin.
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  • MSU Men's Track Team Remains At No. 11 In USTFCCCA Polls

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - After a weekend of garnering top NCAA marks that will easily place most of the Mississippi State Bulldogs in post-season competition, they remain No. 11 in the Division 1 national team rankings, the USTFCCCA announced Tuesday.
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  • Mississippi State Track Teams Have Great Day At Ole Miss Invitational

    OXFORD, Miss. - On a nearly perfect spring day the Mississippi State track and field teams turned in top NCAA marks at the Ole Miss Invitational Saturday. The No. 11 Bulldogs had an excellent day on the track and in the field, while the Lady Bulldogs fared well in their respective events.
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  • MSU Travels To Oxford For The Ole Miss Invitational

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Now that the Texas Relays is marked a complete success, the Mississippi State men's and women's track and field teams head to Oxford for the Ole Miss Invitational Saturday.
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  • MSU's Tate Added To The Bowerman Award Watch List

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Speedy Mississippi State freshman Tavaris Tate has been named to the official watch list for the 2010 Bowerman Award the USTFCCCA announced Wednesday. The Starkville, Miss., native is one of twelve names that have been selected by the Bowerman Men's Watch Committee for the 2010 season.
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  • Men's Track Team Moves To No. 11 In USTFCCCA Polls

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - After a record-setting weekend at the Texas Relays in Austin, the Mississippi State men's track team moved to No. 11 in the Division 1 national team rankings, the USTFCCCA announced Tuesday.
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  • MSU Track And Field Has Record-Setting Day In Texas; Ends Competition In Auburn

    AUSTIN, Texas - Mississippi State track and field teams spent their last day in Austin at the 83rd Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays rearranging MSU's all-time performance list Saturday.
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  • MSU Track Has Big Day In Texas

    AUSTIN, Texas - Mississippi State track and field teams stepped up big in front of a national crowd on the third day of the Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays Friday and qualified for the final rounds in the men's 100-meter dash, 4x100-meter relay and the women's 4x400-meter relay.
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  • MSU's Mayers Earns Qualifying Mark For Finals At Texas Relays

    AUSTIN, Texas - Against some of the best track and field athletes in the country on Thursday at the 83rd Texas Relays, the Mississippi State men proved worthy of its No. 12 national ranking by earning a key qualifying time.
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  • MSU Track Begins Texas Relays With Top 10 Performances

    AUSTIN, Texas - Mississippi State track and field teams got the 83rd Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays underway with big performances Wednesday. MSU garnered Top 10 finishes in the College/University Section B 800- and 1500-meter runs.
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  • MSU Men's Track Team 12th In Preseason Poll; Cherry Tops 100m Dash

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - As the Mississippi State Bulldogs compete on the national stage this week at the Texas Relays in Austin, they will do so as one of the top programs in the nation.
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  • MSU's Tavaris Tate Earns SEC Freshman Of The Week Honor

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State standout freshman sprinter Tavaris Tate was named SEC Freshman of the Week after his outstanding 400-meter dash performance this past weekend at the Alabama Relays, the league office announced Tuesday.
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  • MSU Track Teams Face First Big Test at Texas Relays

    STARKVILLE, Miss. – Since qualifying for the post-season has changed greatly, the Mississippi State men's and women's track teams must get their best marks early. MSU is going to try and do that and much more this week at the 83rd Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays in Austin.
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  • MSU Track Closes Out Alabama Relays With More Top Finishes

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Mississippi State men's and women's track and field teams closed out a great weekend at the Alabama Relays by capturing two more event titles Sunday. The Bulldogs won both the 4x200-meter and the 4x400-meter relays.
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  • MSU Freshmen 400-Meter Runners Set Records At Alabama Relays

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Mississippi State men's and women's track and field teams were as perfect as the weather in its third day of competition at the 2010 Alabama Relays. State captured four event crowns and set two freshman records while at Sam Bailey Track and Field Complex Saturday.
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  • MSU Track Completes Day One At Alabama Relays With Two In First Place

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Not even less-than-favorable weather conditions slowed the Mississippi State men's and women's track and field teams on Thursday at the Alabama Relays.
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  • MSU Track Prepares For Stint In Tuscaloosa At Alabama Relays

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - After what you'd call an exceptional weekend in track and field by winning eight events at the Rhodes College Invitational in Memphis, the Mississippi State track squads head to Tuscaloosa for the Alabama Relays this weekend held at the Sam Bailey Track and Field Complex March 25-28.
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  • State Has Great Day In Memphis At Rhodes Invite

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Call it an exceptional day for the Mississippi State men's and women's track and field teams at the Rhodes College Invitational in Memphis Saturday.
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  • MSU Track And Field Teams Head To Memphis For Rhodes Invite

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State men's and women's track and field teams travel to Memphis Saturday for the Rhodes College Invitational. Running events begin at 8:30 a.m. followed by field events at 9 a.m.
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  • MSU's Wendy Copeland Named Indoor All-American

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State senior Wendy Copeland was named an indoor track and field All-American by the USTFCCCA on Wednesday. The Tupelo, Miss., native is only the fourth Lady Bulldog to receive this honor.
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  • MSU's Tate Wins Gold Medal At World Indoor Championships

    DOHA, Qatar - Mississippi State standout freshman sprinter Tavaris Tate added an IAAF World Indoor Championship gold medal to his resume Sunday in Doha, Qatar.
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  • MSU’s Tate And Team USA Advance To 4X4 Final At Indoor World Championships; Copeland Ends Indoor Career At State

    DOHA, Qatar - Mississippi State freshman sensation Tavaris Tate finished his opening day at the IAAF World Indoor Championships Saturday as a member of Team USA's 4x400-meter relay in Doha, Qatar, in impressive style.
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  • Tate To Compete At IAAF World Indoors; Copeland Jumps At NCAA Indoors Friday

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State freshman Tavaris Tate travels to Doha, Qatar, to compete as a member of Team USA's 4x400-meter relay team at the IAAF World Indoor Championships. Tate begins competition on Saturday.
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  • MSU's Copeland Qualifies For NCAAs; Cross Country Excels In Classroom

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State long jumper Wendy Copeland has qualified for the 2010 NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships which will be held March 12-14 in Fayetteville, Ark., at the Randal Tyson Track Center.
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  • Two Lady Bulldogs Earn All-SEC Accolades For Indoor Season

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - LaQuinta Aaron and Keisha Wallace were named to the 2010 SEC indoor track and field All-SEC teams the league offices announced Monday.
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  • Bulldogs End Competition In Florida With More First-Place Finishes

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Mississippi State men's track and field team closed out a successful weekend at the University of North Florida Invitational with three first-place finishes in Jacksonville, Fla., Saturday.
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  • MSU Men's Track Team Starts Season Off With Four First-Place Finishes

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Mississippi State men's track and field team got the 2010 outdoor season underway Friday at the University of North Florida Invitational in Jacksonville, Fla. The Bulldogs earned top honors in the 100-meter hurdles and 100-meter dash prelims, the 4x100-meter relay and pole vault.
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  • Bulldogs Set To Open 2010 Outdoor Season This Weekend In Florida

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State men's track and field team opens its 2010 season this weekend in Jacksonville, Fla., at the University of North Florida Invitational. The talented young Bulldog squad begins competition Friday at 10 a.m. in the field and at 1:30 p.m. on the track.
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  • Aaron Has Best SEC Meet Of Life, Finishes Second In 60-Meter Hurdle Final

    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Mississippi State ended competition at the 2010 SEC Indoor Championships at Arkansas Sunday, scoring 16 points to finish 11th. However, senior standout LaQuinta Aaron concluded a phenomenal weekend at the Randal Tyson Track Center scoring 10 solo points.
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  • MSU Freshman Tavaris Tate Qualifies For IAAF World Indoor Championships

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Mississippi State standout freshman Tavaris Tate completed his first trip to the USATF Indoor Championships Sunday with a fourth-place finish in the 400-meter dash.
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  • Senior LaQuinta Aaron Continues To Shine At SEC Indoor Championships

    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Mississippi State senior LaQuinta Aaron continued her stellar performance at the 2010 SEC Indoor Track and Field Championships in Fayetteville Saturday. Aaron sprinted to become the leading qualifier for the 60-meter hurdle final.
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  • Two Bulldogs Qualify For Final Rounds At USATF Indoor Championships

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Bulldog sprinters D'Angelo Cherry and Tavaris Tate gave stellar performances at the USATF Indoor Championships in Albuquerque, N.M., Saturday to qualify for Sunday's final in the 60- and 400-meter dashes.
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  • MSU Ends Day one At SEC Championships In Fifth Place

    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Mississippi State women's track and field team concluded its first day in Fayetteville, Ark., for the 2010 SEC Indoor Championships Friday. The Lady Bulldogs ended the opening day of competition in fifth-place with four points scored.
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  • MSU Women To Compete For SEC Indoor Championships This Weekend

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - After an impressive January and February that featured several records being set, the Mississippi State women's track and field team looks to extend the momentum for another weekend at the 2010 SEC Indoor Track and Field Championships in Fayetteville, Ark.
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  • State Track Teams Have Record-Breaking Day In Arkansas

    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - After a record breaking opening day at the Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville, Ark., the Mississippi State track and field teams shined again on Saturday. MSU set two school records and had five all-time performances on their last day at the Randall Tyson Track Center.
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  • Mississippi State Rookie Tate Breaks Indoor 400-Meter Record

    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Mississippi State freshman sprinter Tavaris Tate broke a 15-year old 400-meter indoor dash record lt;br />Friday afternoon at the opening session of the Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville, Ark.
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  • MSU Prepares For Big Test In Fayetteville At Tyson Invitational

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Two weeks after capturing the Millrose Games 4x400-meter relay crown and shining at the Indiana Relays in Bloomington, the Mississippi State track and field teams head to Fayetteville, Ark., for the Tyson Invitational. The two-day meet begins with the 400-meter dash Friday at noon and concludes Saturday with the 4x400-meter relay.
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  • Mississippi State Men's Track Team Signs Seven For 2010 Class

    STARKVILLE, Miss.- The Mississippi State men's track and field team announced the signing of seven student-athletes for the 2010-2011 season on Wednesday. The impressive class is highlighted by athletes from Alabama, Ohio and Texas.
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  • Lady Bulldogs 2010 Signees Classified As 'Outstanding'

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - The momentum from the Mississippi State Lady Bulldogs' magical run in the 2009 NCAA Championships has parlayed into a 2010 signing class that coach Al Schmidt has described as "Outstanding."
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  • MSU Inks One Of The Nation's Top 400 Meter Runners In Harris

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State's bid to establish itself as one of the elite programs nationally received a major boost with the signing of standout sprinter James Harris, Bulldogs coach Al Schmidt announced on Monday.
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  • 2010 College Signings - Why They Chose Their Schools

    College signings are always interesting to see, but everybody wonders why one athlete chose one schol and why another athlete chose a different school.  Inside you will find out why certain athletes chose the school that they did in their own words.  This article will be updated throughout February as more responses are returned.  
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  • MSU Track and Field Shines at Indiana

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Al Schmidt called it an "absolutely great weekend" for his track and field squad.
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  • MSU 4x400-Meter Relay Team To Headline At 103rd Millrose Games In New York

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State sends a talented-laden squad to New York City on Friday to compete for the Gotham Trophy Men's 4x400-meter relay at the 103rd Millrose Games.
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  • MSU's 4x400-Meter Relay Team Shines At The Historic 103rd Millrose Games

    NEW YORK CITY, N.Y. - Mississippi State's men's indoor track team made a statement in New York's historic Madison Square Garden by earning first place in the 4x400-meter relay with a time of 3:19.44 at the 103rd running of the Millrose Games.
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  • MSU Track Teams In Bloomington For Indiana Relays This Weekend

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State's track and field teams return to action this weekend at the 2010 Indiana Relays, which will be held in Bloomington, Ind. The two-day meet begins Friday and concludes on Saturday.
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  • MSU's Copeland Provisionally Qualifies For NCAA Championships

    BATON ROUGE, La. - Mississippi State's Wendy Copeland shined in her first indoor meet of the season at the Purple Tiger Invitational in Baton Rouge, La., Friday. The senior Tupelo, Miss., native jumped 20 feet, 2.25 inches to win second-place. Copeland's jump gave her NCAA Indoor provisional qualifying standards, and tied her for second all-time in MSU history.
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  • MSU Track And Field To Compete At Purple Tiger Invitational

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State track and field teams travel to Baton Rouge, La., for the Purple Tiger Invitational Friday. The Lady Bulldog sprinters, jumpers and throwers begin competition at 2:30 p.m. at the Carl Maddox Field House on LSU's campus. Bulldog throwers and jumpers are also set to compete.
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  • Mississippi State Opens 2010 Indoor Season With Stellar Performance In Kentucky

    LEXINGTON, Ky. - Mississippi State track and field teams open the indoor season at the Kentucky Invitational Saturday. Sophomore Chelsea Rae Smyth led the Lady Bulldogs with her fifth-place 800-meter run performance, while Bulldog sprinters D'Angelo Cherry and Tavaris Tate claimed the top honor in the 100-meter and 400-meter dashes.
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  • Mississippi State Opens Indoor Track Season At Kentucky Invitational

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State's track and field teams open the 2010 indoor season Friday at the Kentucky Invitational in Lexington. The Lady Bulldogs will compete in the distance events, while several sprinters and field event athletes on the men's side are making the trip to compete on an individual basis. Field events begin Friday at 5p.m., while the running events get underway Saturday and 11:30 a.m.
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  • Men's Cross Country Finish In Top 10, Women In Top 15 At NCAA South Regional

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -Mississippi State men's and women's cross country squads finish in the Top 15 at the NCAA South Regional Championships in Tuscaloosa, Ala., Saturday, with the men placing 9th in the 10K run.
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  • Mississippi State Cross Country Set To Compete At NCAA South Regional

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State 's men's and women's cross country teams travel to Tuscaloosa , Ala. , on Saturday for the 2009 NCAA South Regional Championships. Two young Mississippi State teams are competing with the men's 10K up first at 10 a.m., followed by the women's 6K at 11:15 a.m., at the Harry Pritchett Running Park on the University of Alabama campus.
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  • MSU To Host USATF Level I Coaches Clinic

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State is set to host a USA Track & Field Level I Coaching Clinic Dec. 3- 5. Pre- registration is currently being accepted and the cost is $125 until Nov. 20. Late and on-site registration is $150.
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  • MSU Concludes Competition At SEC Championships

    OXFORD, Miss. - Mississippi State cross country teams ends competition at the 2009 SEC Championships on Ole Miss' muddy rain-soaked golf course in Oxford Saturday. The Bulldogs finished in 8th place in the men's 8K race, while the Lady Bulldogs ended the day with a 10th-place finish in the women's 6K race.
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  • MSU Cross Country Prepares For 2009 SEC Championship Battle In Oxford

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State cross country teams head to Oxford for the 2009 SEC Championships, Saturday. The men kick off the conference battle running an 8K at 10 a.m., followed by a women's 5K at 11 a.m. MSU's main goal is to finish in the top half and improve upon last year's 6th and 9th place finishes.
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  • MSU Cross Country Brings Home Top 15 Finishes From Fayetteville

    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Mississippi State's cross country teams concluded competition Saturday at the 2009 Chile Pepper Cross Country Festival hosted by Arkansas with men finishing 11th out of 29 teams and Lady Bulldogs placing 15th out 34 teams.
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  • MSU Cross Country To Race Nationally Ranked Teams At Chile Pepper Invitational

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State prepares to face a tough field of nationally-ranked teams in Fayetteville, Ark., Saturday at the Chile Pepper Cross Country Festival.
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  • Ohio Sprinting Sensation, Blake Heriot of Gahanna Lincoln, Narrows his Choices to Five

    Ohio Sprinting Sensation, Blake Heriot recently narrowed his college list to five schools.  Heriot plans to make his final decision on where he will further his education during the Thanksgiving weekend.
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  • MSU Cross Country Finishes Competition At Greater Louisville Classic

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Mississippi State cross country teams concluded competition at the Greater Louisville Classic Saturday with the Lady Bulldogs ending the day with a 12th-place finish out of 35 teams, while the Bulldogs came in 14th out of 38.
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  • MSU Cross Country Prepares For Greater Louisville Classic

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State men's and women's cross country teams travel to Louisville, Ky., for the 8th annual Greater Louisville Classic Saturday, Oct. 3 at E.P. "Tom" Sawyer Park. Seventy-six teams are competing to make this the largest cross country meet ever contested in the South. MSU is racing in the gold section of the meet, starting with the men's 8K at 8:30 a.m., followed by the women's 5K at 9:15 a.m.
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  • Cross Country Bulldogs Move To No. 7 In Regional Polls

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State men's cross country team moved to No. 7 in the NCAA South Region polls, the USTFCCCA announced Monday.
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  • Mississippi State Cross Country Sweeps Teams Titles

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Despite a rain-drenched course that forced a delay and even threatened cancellation, Mississippi State men's and women's cross country teams won their only home meet of the season..
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  • Mississippi State Cross Country Aims For Second Season Win At Home Course

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State's cross country teams looks to earn their second win of the season Saturday. The Bulldogs are hosting the Mississippi State Invitational at the MSU Horse Park for the seventh-straight year. The men's 8K begins at 8 a.m., followed by the women's 5K at 8:45 a.m.
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  • MSU Invitational Start Times Changed Due to Weather; High School Run Cancelled

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Due to heavy rains that fell throughout Starkville all day Friday, the Mississippi State Invitational cross country meet starts times have been pushed back. The men's 8K is scheduled to begin at 9:30 a.m., immediately followed by the women's 5K at 10 a.m. Both races will be run at the Horse Rink at MSU's Horse Park.
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  • MSU Cross Country Team Earns Regional Rankings

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State men's and women's cross country teams earned No. 8 and No. 13 rankings in their respective NCAA South region polls, the USTFCCCA announced.
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  • MSU Men's And Women's Cross Country Win Fourth-Straight Sewanee Invite Title

    SEWANEE, Tenn. - Mississippi State men's and women's cross country teams brought home their fourth-straight season opening title Saturday at the Sewanee (Tenn.) Invitational. The Bulldogs scored a team total of 24 points in the 8K race, while the Lady Bulldogs scored 25 points in the 5K.
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  • Mississippi State Teams Open Season Saturday At Sewanee Invitational

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State men's and women's cross country teams begin their 2009 campaign Saturday, Sept. 5, at the Sewanee (Tenn.) Invitational. The Bulldogs and Lady Bulldogs are looking to win their fourth-straight title here, beginning with the women's 5K at 10 a.m., followed by the men's 8K at 11 a.m.
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  • MSU Men's Cross Country Tabbed Sixth In Coaches Preseason Poll

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State men's cross country team is picked to finish sixth in the 2009 SEC Cross Country Coaches preseason poll, the league office announced Monday. Alabama was given the top honor, collecting nine first-place votes.
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  • MSU Announces 2009 Men's And Women's Cross Country Schedule

    STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State school officials have announced the 2009 men's and women's cross country schedule, and it features seven meets, including the MSU Invitational on September 19.
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  • MSU Adds Three To Medal Count At Pan American Junior Championships

    PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – Mississippi State sprinter D'Angelo Cherry and signees Jodi-Ann Muir and Tavaris Tate added three medals on Sunday to bring home six total from the 2009 Pan American Junior Championships in Port of Spain, Trinidad..
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  • MSU Sprinters Have Successful Day At Pan American Junior Championships

    PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – Mississippi State sprinters ended their first day in Port of Spain, Trinidad with Top 3 finishes in their respective events at the 2009 Pan American Junior Championships.
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  • MSU Has Three Competing At Pan American Junior Championship

    STARKVILLE, Miss. – Three Mississippi State Bulldogs travel to Port of Spain, Trinidad, for the 2009 Pan American Junior Championships that begin Friday and conclude Sunday. All-American D'Angelo Cherry and signee Tavaris Tate will compete for Team USA, while signee Jody-Ann Muir will compete for her native Jamaica.
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  • MSU Signee Tate Recognized By USA Today

    STARKVILLE, Miss. – Mississippi State signee Tavaris Tate was named to USA Today's 2009 All-USA track and field team this past weekend, the newspaper announced.
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  • Mayers Competes For His Native Trinidad

    STARKVILLE, Miss. – This past weekend at the CAC Senior Championships in Havana, Cuba, Mississippi State All-American Emanuel Mayers competed for his native country Trinidad in the 400-meter hurdles, where he finished seventh with a run of 51.63.
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