BYU Track & Field FAQ

How has BYU fared in the Mountain West Conference since 1999?

The women have won 22 out of the last 23 conference championships since the program began in 1982. In 2003 the women's team finished a close second behind San Diego State by an eleven-point margin.

The men claimed their 22nd overall outdoor league title in 2005, marking their sixth straight MWC Championship.

How has BYU fared nationally?

BYU women have finished in the top 15 for 10 straight years and have earned over 151 All-America honors since 1982. In 2005 the Cougar women finished the NCAA Championships in 10th place and earned All-America honors for six athletes.

The men earned 16 All-America honors in the 2005 season, with eleven Cougars going to the NCAA Championships. BYU has consistently ranked in the top 30 in NCAA competition in the past seven years, with a 4th place finish in 2005. Since 1962, the Cougars have received over 110 All-America honors.

How can I buy a media guide?

Media guides are available through the BYU Athletic Communications Office, 30 Smith Fieldhouse, or by calling (801) 422-8948.

How can I buy tickets?

Generally there is not a charge for regular-season events.

How do I get to the meet, and where can I park?

Track meets are held at the BYU Track and Field Complex, located on the corner of University Parkway and Canyon Road in Provo (just south of Edwards Stadium). Parking is available in the stadium parking lots.

For more information and directions to the venue, visit www.byutickets.com and click on "Venues" on the left menu.

How long has the program existed at BYU?

The women entered NCAA competition in 1982, but have been competing since before 1973. The men's track and field program started at Brigham Young Academy in 1899; they entered NCAA competition in the 1918-19 season, when they placed third in the western division of the Rocky Mountain Conference.