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WSU track star aims for Olympics

WSU track star aims for Olympics

Winners win — it is that simple. The great ones are not carried to the top, but scratch and claw their way up the steep and treacherous path. Sweat, tears and blood accompany the accolades they receive. For the past four years, Weber State University has had one of those winners in its midst in […]

WSU track and field hosts Wildcat Open

The Weber State University track and field teams hosted the Wildcat Open on Saturday, a meet which featured not only teams from Utah, but conference foes as well. Both Idaho State University and Montana State University brought down some of their best runners, hoping to run some fast times and earn some bragging rights against […]

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Track and field posts solid performance at Utah Spring Classic

As the temperature continues to rise, the times on the track get lower. With each meet, the Weber State University track and field teams have qualified a handful of different athletes. On Friday, they made the short trip down to the University of Utah to take part in the Utah Spring Classic, the meet splitting […]

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Dan Walker to be Blaisdell’s successor

Effective July 1, 2014, Jim Blaisdell will ride off into the sunset after 33 years as part the Weber State University track and field program. He will leave a legacy of hard work and winning behind him, but athletic director Jerry Bovee said he feels that those who follow him will keep the tradition going. […]

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WSU’s Blaisdell to retire after 33 years

Jim Blaisdell is no stranger to left turns, as he is in his 33rd year as the head coach of the Weber State University women’s track and field team. But Blaisdell announced earlier this year that this would be his last season as the coach. Blaisdell joined the program in 1981 and was appointed as […]

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Track and field continues early season excellence

The Weber State University men’s and women’s track and field teams took their talents down south to the Utah Valley Collegiate Invitational this past Friday. The meet was held on the campus of Utah Valley University and was the Wildcats’ second meet of the outdoor season. In conditions that were less than ideal, the Wildcats […]

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