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LIMA, Peru – Former Texas A&M swimmers Sarah Gibson (2014-17) and Claire Rasmus (2016-19) helped the United States women’s swimming team win the 4x200-meter freestyle relay Friday at the Pan American Games in 7 minutes, 57.33 seconds.

A total of 17 Aggies will compete at the USATF Championships this week at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa. The four-day meet is the Team USA selection meet for the 2019 IAAF World Championships in Doha, Qatar.

Texas A&M decathlete Nathan Hite was awarded a $10,000 scholarship by the NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship Committee, which awards 126 such scholarships annually to student-athletes who excel athletically and academically.

QUERETARO, Mexico — Texas A&M’s Devin Dixon won the 800 meters at the North American, Central American and Caribbean (NACAC) U23 Championships with a time of 1:47.69.

Three Aggies will compete in the NACAC U23 Championships beginning Friday in Queretaro, Mexico. Devin Dixon and Syaira Richardson will compete in the United States, while Jazmine Fray will compete for Jamaica.

Jazmine Fray waited nearly four years to enjoy the amenities of Texas A&M’s Cushing Stadium. The wait has been just as long to put together the kind of 800-meter race she would like to perform this week at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships.

Texas A&M senior Nathan Hite earned first-team honors on the 2018-19 Google Cloud academic all-district men’s track and field/cross-country teams, selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America. Hite advances to the Google Cloud Academic All-America ballot, and first-, s…

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Texas A&M’s Nathan Hite moved into the decathlon lead in the javelin then held on in the 1,500 meters to win with 7,468 points at the Southeastern Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships on Friday at John McDonnell Field.

The Texas A&M track and field teams will host the A&M Invitational II at 5 p.m. Friday at E.B. Cushing Stadium. The meet will serve as the Aggies’ tuneup for the Southeastern Conference meet set for May 9-11 in Fayetteville, Arkansas.

Registration for the Texas A&M track and field camp set for June 25-28 is currently open for boys and girls ages 8-18. Online registration is available at https://12thman.com/camps. Cost is $525 for overnight campers and $375 for day campers. The deadline to sign up is June 23. For more …

Texas A&M senior Ilolu Izu was named the Southeastern Conference co-men’s runner of the week award Tuesday after winning the 400-meter hurdles in 49.68 seconds on Saturday at A&M’s Alumni Muster. Izu shared the award with Florida’s Grant Holloway.

The Alumni Muster meet, which will features some of the best Aggie track and field athletes of the past, will be held Saturday at Cushing Stadium. Field events start at 12:30 p.m. and the running finals get underway at 5 p.m. Aggie seniors will be recognized at 4:30 p.m. 

Approximately 200 former Texas A&M student-athletes will attend Saturday’s Alumni Muster at Cushing Stadium. Field events will start at 12:30 p.m. and running finals at 5 p.m. The alums and seniors will be honored at 4:30 p.m.