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Track & Field


Romero named ACC Men’s Freshman of the Year

Virginia freshman thrower Claudio Romero has been named the ACC Men’s Outdoor Track & Field Freshman of the Year.


The debut of the Good Health Podcast: Strength, running, sports medicine and more!

“The Jerry Ratcliffe Show” debuts a new regular podcast – the Good Health Podcast. Episode 1 features conservations with Atlantic Coast Athletic Club founder Phil Wendel, Dr. David Diduch, an orthopedic surgeon in sports medicine at UVA Health, and Mark Lorenzoni, the founder of Ragged Mountain Running & Walking Shop.


Derek Johnson qualifies for U.S. Olympic Trials in steeplechase

Virginia sophomore Derek Johnson met the qualifying standard in the 3000-meter steeplechase to compete at the upcoming 2021 U.S. Track and Field Olympic Trials during the TrackTown Qualifier meet Sunday night in Eugene, Ore.


UVA’s Michaela Meyer wins 800 meters at NCAA Championships

Michaela Meyer became the first female competitor in the Virginia Track and Field program’s history to win an individual NCAA title when she took first place Saturday in the 800 meters.


Johnson, Lemmon, Romero earn first-team All-America honors

Virginia saw all four men’s competitors earn All-America honors with three grabbing first-team distinction thanks to top-eight finishes.


Knight, Meyer advance to event finals at NCAA Championships

Andrenette Knight and Michaela Meyer advanced to the finals in their respect events at the 2021 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships.


Johnson advances to finals of 3000m steeplechase at NCAA Championships

Derek Johnson advanced to the finals of the 3000-meter steeplechase on the first day of competition at the 2021 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships.


Romero named Southeast Region Men’s Field Athlete of the Year

Claudio Romero has been named the USTFFCCCA Men’s Field Athlete of the Year for its Southeast Region.


Cavalier women cap NCAA Regional with wins, school records

The Virginia women’s track and field team had a successful final day at the NCAA East Preliminary Round in Jacksonville, Fla.


UVA men add four more to list heading to NCAA Championships

Four members of the Virginia track and field program advanced to the NCAA Championships.


Caldwell, Deaviz, Seaman advance to NCAA Championships

The Virginia women’s track and field program saw three competitors advance to the NCAA Championships on Thursday.


Young advances to NCAA Championships in pole vault

Sam Young advanced to the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in the pole vault competition.


UVA set to send 36 Competitors to NCAA Preliminaries in Jacksonville

The Virginia men’s and women’s track & field teams will have a total of 36 competitors entered in 32 events at the NCAA East Preliminary Championships.


Olander named director of operations for UVA track & field, cross country

Virginia director of track & field and cross country Vin Lananna announced that Carter Olander has joined the Cavaliers’ staff.


Dunbar named assistant track & field, cross country coach

Virginia director of track & field and cross country Vin Lananna announced the addition of Trevor Dunbar to the Cavaliers’ coaching staff.