Stewart second Cougar to make Team U.S.A.

DES MOINES, Iowa – Freshman Rachel Stewart qualified for the 2013 Pan American Junior Championships Saturday at the 2013 U.S.A. Track and Field Championships held in Des Moines, Iowa, at Drake University.

Stewart took second in the junior women’s 1500-meter run with a time of 4:28.92. Stewart joins Marcus Dickson as the second Cougar to make the U.S. Junior Track and Field squad, as Dickson took second in the junior men’s 800-meter run on Friday.

Stewart and Dickson will compete in their respective events August 23-25 in Medellin, Colombia.

Dickson to Represent Team U.S.A.

(Photo by Jonathan Hardy/BYU Photo)

DES MOINES, Iowa – Freshman Marcus Dickson qualified for the 2013 Pan American Junior Championships Friday at the 2013 U.S.A. Championships held in Des Moines, Iowa, at Drake University. Dickson took second in the junior men’s 800-meter run with a time of 1:49.63. This is the second year in a row that BYU will have an 800-meter runner represent the U.S. junior team, as Shaquille Walker ran at the World Championships last year in Barcelona, Spain.

Brugman named Second Team All-Region

Jaycob Brugman was named to the ABCA/Rawlings Second Team All-West Region. (Photo by Mark A Philbrick/BYU Photo)

Outfielder Jaycob Brugman of BYU has been named to the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawlings All-West Region Second Team.

The Arizona junior who was drafted in the 17th round was signed by the Oakland A’s and now plays for the Vermont Lake Monsters.

Dickson, Graham advance to final at U.S.A. Championships

(Photo by Jonathan Hardy/BYU Photo)

DES MOINES, Iowa - Freshmen Marcus Dickson and David Graham each advanced to the final of the junior men’s 800-meter run Thursday at the 2013 U.S.A. Track and Field Championships, held in Des Moines, Iowa, at Drake University. Dickson won his heat in a time of 1:53.13 while Graham finished second in his heat, running 1:51.69.

Men send six to U.S.A. Championships

(Photo by BYU Photo/Jaren Wilkey)

 PROVO, Utah - BYU men’s track and field will send six athletes to the 2013 U.S.A. Track and Field Championships, held June 19 to 23 in Des Moines, Iowa at Drake University.

All-Americans Jared Ward and Victor Weirich will compete in the senior division in an attempt to represent the United States at the 2013 Track and Field World Championships in Moscow, Russia.

Women send three to U.S.A. Championships

(Photo by Jonathan Hardy/BYU Photo)

PROVO, Utah - BYU women’s track and field will send three athletes to the 2013 U.S.A. Track and Field Championships, held June 19 to 23 in Des Moines, Iowa at Drake University.

All-American Kelsey Brown will compete in the senior division in an attempt to represent the United States at the 2013 Track and Field World Championships in Moscow, Russia.

BYU Football Media Day on June 26

PROVO, Utah - In preparation for the 2013 season, BYU will host its third annual Football Media Day on Wednesday, June 26, at the BYU Broadcasting Building on campus.

In addition to many interview sessions attended by the media throughout the day, fans can expect a day filled with 15 hours of BYU football programming on BYUtv, including three new shows and rebroadcasts of football specials, and four hours of online video chats on BYUtvSports.com.

Enter the #HawsHangout

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On Friday, June 21, BYU Athletics will host its first Google Hangout to give fans a chance to interact with junior guard Tyler Haws of the Cougar men's basketball team.

Haws is preparing for the 2013 USA Basketball Men’s World University Games Team training camp, which will take place June 24-30 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo.