Track and Field - Archives 2016-17
The Nebraska track and field program announced the signing of 10 student-athletes during the fall National Letter of Intent signing period on Thursday, Nov. 17.
The Nebraska track and field team begins its 2016-17 season with the annual Nebraska Intrasquad meet on Saturday, Dec. 10 at the Bob Devaney Sports Center Indoor Track at 2 p.m.
The Nebraska track and field team's annual pole vault exhibition will be held on the Ed Weir Stadium track in front of the bleachers from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. on Saturday before the Nebraska football game at 2:30 p.m.
Early Thursday morning, Nicola Martial Dietz, husband Shaun Dominic Deitz, 13-year-old son Jahymn Alexander Dietz and 5-year-old daughter Jaelynn Alaia Dietz left New York's JFK Airport.
Former Nebraska track and field high jumper Marusa Cernjul finished 21st in Olympic qualifying for Slovenia on Thursday.
Former Nebraska track and field national champion Miles Ukaoma finished 32nd in the 400-meter hurdles prelims at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Monday.
Former Nebraska track and field athlete Györgyi Zsivoczky-Farkas finished eighth in the heptathlon for Hungary at the Olympics, a career-best showing for the three-time Olympian.