Tennis player Julyette Steur and middle distance runner Jake Hurysz were awarded CU Athlete of the Week on Tuesday for the week of Feb. 24 - March 2.
With NCAA Championship berths on the line at the MPSF Indoor Track & Field Championships on Saturday, Jake Hurysz and Joe Bosshard put everything on the table in the 3,000-meter run and finished with two of the fastest times in the NCAA this season.
The first day of the MPSF Championships got off to a great start for CU with several Buffs picking up points for the team score.
The CU track and field team is prepped for the MPSF Indoor Track & Field Championships Friday and Saturday, February 28-March 1, in Seattle, Wash.
Juniors Mark Jones and Alex Kizirian represented the University of Colorado on Saturday at the 2014 USA Track and Field Indoor Championships.
Lacrosse's Johnna Fusco and track and field's Ben Saarel were named CU Athletes of the Week on Tuesday for the week of Feb. 10-16.
Ben Saarel is continuing to perform well as he placed second in the invitational section of the 3,000-meter run at the Husky Classic on Saturday.
The weekend got off to a great start for the CU track and field team with a few outstanding performances at the Husky Classic on Friday night.
Track and field's Alex Kizirian and women's basketball forward Jen Reese were awarded CU Athlete of the Week on Thursday for the week of Jan. 20-26.
Senior Joe Bosshard won his first track race since 2011 at the Air Force Invitational on Saturday.
Alex Kizirian broke the CU weight throw record for the second time this season with a toss of over 68 feet.
Brittany Lewis led the CU combined events athletes on Thursday at the Air Force Invitational with a fifth-place finish in the pentathlon.