Former Southern Conference champion Adam Jones has committed to join the University of Iowa track and field program in the fall of 2016. Jones is the 25th member of the 2016 class, joining the six men and 18 women signed by UI director of track and field Joey Woody during the fall signing period.
The University of Iowa track and field team splits competitors at the Iowa State Classic in Ames, Iowa, and the Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville, Arkansas, on Friday and Saturday.
Jahisha Thomas’s world changed while driving to a track and field work out on what had been a mundane Wednesday in her hometown of London.
Khanishah Williams had every reason to walk away last summer. She has a degree from the University of Iowa. She has a Big Ten title. And she has a bad knee.
The University of Iowa track and field team capped off a productive weekend at the Meyo Invitational with 13 career bests on Saturday. No team scores were tallied.
After opening her season with a pair of personal bests at the Razorback Invitational last weekend, University of Iowa sophomore Jahisha Thomas returned this week to break the women’s long jump school record on the first day of the Meyo Invitational on Friday.
The University of Iowa track and field team travels to the 29th-annual Meyo Invitational in South Bend, Indiana, to compete Friday and Saturday.