Three Former Red Raider Track Stars To Compete in Beijing - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

8/7/08

Three Former Red Raider Track Stars To Compete in Beijing

When the Summer Olympics start on Friday, there will be several former Red Raiders competing in the games, including 3 former Tech track stars, all who still hold school records. While none are competing on Team USA, folks in Lubbock no doubt will be rooting for them.

Three former Red Raiders will be headed to the Beijing Olympics for the Bahamian and Jamaican Olympic teams. Mike Mathieu, Andrae Williams will be on the Bahamian squad and Shereefa Lloyd will be competing for Jamaica.

Mathieu, a four-time All-American while at Tech, will be apart of the 4x40M relay team as well former Red Raider teammate Andrae Williams. Mathieu and Williams are school record holders of both the indoor and outdoor 4x400M relays. Mathieu will also run the 400M in Beijing.

Lloyd will be apart of the Jamaican 4x400M relay team. She was an All-American in the 400M while at Tech and owns the school record in the 400M.

  • SPORTSMore>>

  • Trump tells NBA star Curry that White House visit is off

    Trump tells NBA star Curry that White House visit is off

    Saturday, September 23 2017 9:39 AM EDT2017-09-23 13:39:00 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 12:29 PM EDT2017-09-23 16:29:06 GMT

    President Donald Trump says if a basketball player doesn't want to visit the White House to celebrate an NBA title, then don't bother showing up.

    President Donald Trump says if a basketball player doesn't want to visit the White House to celebrate an NBA title, then don't bother showing up.

  • Tech up 3,0 in 1st quarter

    Tech up 3,0 in 1st quarter

    Saturday, September 23 2017 12:16 PM EDT2017-09-23 16:16:30 GMT
    Tech vs. Houston (Source: KCBD Graphics)Tech vs. Houston (Source: KCBD Graphics)

    Kliff Kingsbury's Red Raiders are hoping for a third win this season as they play Houston on the road. 

    Kliff Kingsbury's Red Raiders are hoping for a third win this season as they play Houston on the road. 

  • End Zone Scores: 9/22

    End Zone Scores: 9/22

    Friday, September 22 2017 11:54 PM EDT2017-09-23 03:54:13 GMT
    End Zone Logo 2017 (Source: KCBD Graphic)End Zone Logo 2017 (Source: KCBD Graphic)

    Here is Pete with all of your Friday night football scores

    Here is Pete with all of your Friday night football scores

Powered by Frankly