During the summer of 2007, former University of Colorado standout and two-time Olympian Kara Goucher earned her first medal at an IAAF World Track & Field Championship, placing third in the 10,000-meter run.
The highest flier in the NCAA this season, and one of the highest in history, Olivia Gruver was named National Women's Field Athlete of the Year today by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.
In four races separated by just 15 days, Colorado track and field star Dani Jones sent shockwaves throughout the nation that resulted in her being named the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) National Women's Track Athlete of the Year, the association announced Wednesday morning.
The Cougars recognized track and field's Justin Janke and Samantha King-Shaw.
Washington senior All-American Mick Stanovsek has won one of the most prestigious honors handed out by the NCAA, as he is the first Husky in any sport to win the Elite 90 award, for the 2020 indoor track and field season.