Justin Paige can lap you on the track and run you over while doing so. With speed being such a key element in football, it is not uncommon for athletes to cross over between football and track.
The MSU Men’s and Women’s Track and Field teams competed in the Big Sky Indoor Conference Championships on Feb. 23-25. Both teams finished in third place, an improvement over last season’s finishes of fifth for the men and eighth for the women.
The Montana State University Track and Field team hosted the Idaho State Bengals and the Weber State Wildcats Feb. 3 and 4 at the Brick Breeden Fieldhouse in the Bozeman Running Co.
Dale Kennedy has been coaching track and field for over 30 years, and shows no signs of stopping soon. Kennedy got his start at Pe Ell High School in Washington where he coached football, basketball and track.
The men’s and women’s track teams held the MSU Dual Meet Invitational on Jan. 20 in the Brick Breeden Fieldhouse. The Bobcats competed against University of Montana, Idaho State and Utah State at their third meet of the indoor season.
The Montana State track and field team competed in the Cat-Griz Dual Meet on Saturday, April 23 in Bozeman, with both the men’s and women’s teams grabbing first place in a close contest.
The Bobcat track and field teams traveled to Missoula April 1 and 2 to take on Big Sky rivals Montana, Idaho and Eastern Washington in the Al Manual Quad Dual.
The Bobcats hosted the Big Sky Indoor Track and Field Conference Championships at the Brick Breeden Fieldhouse last weekend, and came away with two individual conference champions.
On Feb. 12, the men’s and women’s track teams swept up the competition in a dual meet against University of Montana, Weber State and University of Northern Colorado.
Photo courtesy of the athlete
Name: Chris Wilson
Events: 55/60m, 100m, 200m, 4x100m relay
Hometown: Honolulu, Hawaii
Year in School: Senior
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