After 76 years as a member of the Southwest Conference, the Razorbacks made a bold move to a new conference home, a decision that would lead to unprecedented growth for both the University of Arkansas and the SEC and help ignite a change in the landscape of intercollegiate athletics.
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Thirteen members of the Razorback women’s track and field team earned All-Academic honors from United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). In addition, Arkansas received an All-Academic team honor.
Arkansas placed 80 student-athletes on the 2019-20 First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll as part of the SEC's total of 1,252 student-athletes named Tuesday by SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey.
Incoming Arkansas freshman Taylor Ewert has been selected as the 2019-20 Gatorade National Girls Track and Field Athlete of the Year, announced by The Gatorade Company in its 35th year of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes.
Three members of the Arkansas track and field program were named to CoSIDA Academic All-America Division I Cross Country/Track & Field teams, as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America. Taylor Werner earned another distinction on the first team while Devin Clark and Katie Izzo were named to the second team.Release
The Razorbacks claimed a second NCAA Outdoor team championship a year ago on this day with the outcome decided in the final event of the meet. The outdoor title was the second of three national championships in 2019 for the Arkansas women’s program as the Razorbacks joined an elite status in claiming championships for the indoor, outdoor and cross country seasons.
Three Razorbacks - Devin Clark, Katie Izzo and Taylor Werner - have been selected to the CoSIDA Academic All-District First Team, as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America.