Last Build Date: Wed, 26 Oct 2016 13:40:02 America/New_York
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 15:20:00 EDTWith the season officially not starting until January, that doesn't mean that the South Carolina track and field team is not already preparing for the upcoming year. The Gamecocks have been hard at work this fall with initial preparations to get into shape.
Thu, 06 Oct 2016 11:26:00 EDTOur new, world-class facility is getting closer to completion every day! Take a look as head coach Curtis Frye stops by to update the progress and give an inside scoop on all of the awesome features
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 11:46:00 EDTFormer South Carolina middle distance runner Alex Sullivan is going the extra mile to try and help people he will likely never meet. Sullivan volunteers for the non-profit organization, Project Cyma, which aims to assist people in West Africa.
Wed, 07 Sep 2016 16:57:00 EDTGamecock Alumni – In case you missed it, we are hosting the 2017 SEC Outdoor Track & Field Championships! We want YOU to be apart of it, but first, we need your contact information. If you’re interested in attending, please email Coach Dee at DQUARLES@mailbox.sc.edu or call her at (803) 777-1617 so we can get you on our mailing list!
Tue, 06 Sep 2016 13:34:00 EDTSouth Carolina senior track and field student-athlete Maya Evans spends much of her free time serving others, so it's no surprise that she spent a month of her summer vacation helping children in a volunteer abroad opportunity in San Ramon, Costa Rica.
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 10:14:00 EDTBob Crombie didn't know much about what it meant to be Gamecock after making his way from his home in Australia to be a part of South Carolina's track and field team in the mid-1960s, but 50 years later, there is no doubt that the hall of fame distance runner was a quick study in learning to "bleed" garnet and black.
Sat, 20 Aug 2016 22:28:00 EDTNatasha Hastings capped an incredible week of racing at the 2016 Olympics games just how she started her Olympic career back in 2008 -- wearing gold around her neck. The former Gamecock ran the second leg on Team USA's 4x400 meter relay Saturday night, and helped the quartet cruise to a convincing win.
Thu, 18 Aug 2016 13:19:00 EDT2015 South Carolina graduate Jeannelle Scheper made her Olympic debut Thursday morning, competing in the qualifying round of the women’s high jump. Scheper, who was competing for her home country of Saint Lucia, finished 25th overall and went out at 1.89 meters (6-2 ¼). She will not advance to the Saturday final.
Tue, 16 Aug 2016 12:03:00 EDTCaroline Cann was grateful for the opportunity to be a part of two different Gamecocks athletics teams, but it was the resources available through the University of South Carolina that helped put her on the path to living her professional dreams as a sports broadcaster.
Tue, 16 Aug 2016 11:38:00 EDTKierre Beckles, a 2013 graduate from South Carolina and a track and field standout, made her Olympic debut in the 100m hurdles Tuesday morning. Beckles, who is running for her home country of Barbados, posted a solid time of 13.01 seconds but did not make the qualifying cut for Wednesday’s semifinal round.
Mon, 15 Aug 2016 23:09:00 EDTNatasha Hastings came in fourth overall Monday night in the Olympic final for the women's 400m dash. Hastings ran a time of 50.34 and was in medal contention throughout the race, but was run down in the final 100 meters to keep her from her first individual Olympic medal.
Mon, 15 Aug 2016 15:26:00 EDTSouth Carolina track and field head coach Curtis Frye is down at the summer Olympics in Rio as an assistant with Team USA. He shared his thoughts after a season-best performance for South Carolina alum Natasha Hastings.
Sun, 14 Aug 2016 20:20:00 EDTGamecock great Natasha Hastings will run for an Olympic gold medal Monday, as she finished third overall in the women's 400m Sunday night with a season-best time of 49.90. It will be her first opportunity at winning an individual medal, she previously won gold in 2008 with the 4x400m relay.
Sun, 14 Aug 2016 15:52:00 EDTSouth Carolina track and field head coach Curtis Frye is down at the summer Olympics in Rio as an assistant with Team USA. He shared some of his thoughts on the opening day of competition for South Carolina's athletes.
Sat, 13 Aug 2016 12:27:00 EDTDay two of track and field competition at the summer Olympics in Rio saw the start of two South Carolina athletes' quest for glory. Former Gamecock Natasha Hastings and current student-athlete Aliyah Abrams were in action in the first round of the women's 400-meter dash.