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At Texas Tech The title came in his 20th season in Lubbock. Wrapped with the giant bow of a national title, the ultimate gift to Tech came along with dominant wins of the Big 12 Indoor and Outdoor Championships.
Tech's points at the indoor title meet claimed the conference meet record for both total points scored and margin of victory 70 points. While there, Kittley saw his 22nd national champion in the form of Divine Oduduru, who, in his first year at Tech, became the first sprinter ever to bring a national title home to Lubbock.
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As a team, Willis and the rest of the Lady Raiders placed sixth at both the indoor and outdoor conference meets. Two consecutive weeks in the outdoor season, the men were ranked third, which ties for the highest ranking ever held by the Red Raiders. This title was reached on a career-high 2. Culver also captured the Big 12 high jump title in Lawrence, Kansas for his second-straight outdoor season.
Culver was ed by six more Big 12 Champions in the season, bringing the total to 9 titles. Kaylee Hinton and Benard Keter both collected two titles this year. Keter added on to his Big 12 Cross Country title with wins in the 3,m steeplechase and the 5,m run. These performances ultimately added up to reward Keter with the honor of becoming Big 12 Outstanding Performer of the Year.
Two Red Raider represented the United States in post-season competition after strong qualifying performances.
At last year's U. Olympic Trials, Kittley's crew was represented in nine events, with 11 individuals that looked to represent the United States in Rio. The group was a mix of current or recently graduated students, as well as alums and one future Red Raider. On March 11 in Birmingham, Alabama, Culver was the only competitor in the field to clear 2. It was the first of two first team All-America honors for Culver inas he would finish fifth at the outdoor meet, while teammate Bradley Adkins placed sixth.
It was also an historic season for Hannah Carson. InCarson became the first woman to ever break the meter barrier in both the javelin and the discus in the same NCAA career, let alone the same season. It started on April 23 in Waco, as Carson unleashed a toss of Two weeks later, she heaved the discus to a school record At the NCAA Championships, she broke her own javelin record again in an intense battle for the title, tossing it over 60 meters twice, the furthest at The mark would give her runner-up honors for the second-straight year and would also make her the first woman to toss the javelin and discus feet in the same NCAA career.
Texas Tech also racked up nine Big 12 Champions in The Red Raiders went in the pentathlon, led by Shanice Stewart, marking the first time a team has ever swept the top three spots in the event at the conference championship. Viershanie Latham rounded out the indoor titles, winning the program's first Big 12 indoor championship in the triple jump. At the Big 12 Outdoor Championship, Tech tallied six individual titles. Along with Caldwell, Natalie Thompson picked up her second-straight heptathlon crown after notching a personal-best in the event.
She and teammate Kaylee Hinton finishedbecoming the first teammates to do so since Trey Culver recorded the program's third-straight high jump championship and also made it three-straight years Tech teammates had placed in the event, all with different winners over that stretch. Charles Brown picked up Tech's third long jump outdoor title in the last four years and was the first freshman champion since Jones brought the program's seventh outdoor crown in the men's meters, while Benard Keter claimed Tech's first 3,meter steeplechase victory at the Big 12 Championship.
The men's team was ranked in the top 25 of every poll during both the indoor and outdoor season, climbing as high as seventh during indoors and eighth in the outdoor campaign. It marked the third-straight year the Red Raiders have been ranked inside the top 10 of the weekly poll.
Through seven weeks of competition, the Texas Tech men's team was the only team to not drop in the rankings. The women's team moved as high as No. History was made by the Red Raiders in The duo became the first teammates since Southern California to go at the outdoor championships and the first teammates to go at both the indoor and outdoor championships in the history of the NCAA.
Duffield and Adkins represented four of Tech's 11 first team All-America accolades earned during the indoor and outdoor meets. The Red Raiders also had successful conference showings, notching eight Big 12 Champions.
The men's team earned its highest overall finish in Big 12 Indoor Championship history, finishing runner-up with Caldwell won the meter hurdles and Duffield claimed the high jump title, while Cierra White broke a school and facility record in the women's meter dash to pick the Big 12 crown. At the outdoor meet, the men's squad repeated with a second-place finish, getting individual titles from Weldon hammer throwDuffield high jumpand Caldwell mH.
Weldon was also named the high point scorer for the meet with 26 points, becoming the first male to repeat as Big 12 Outdoor high point scorer since Natalie Thompson heptathlon and Carson javelin picked up conference championships, helping the women's team to a third-place finish.
The season may have been his most special in Lubbock to this point. Texas Tech capped the outdoor season by winning the men's team title at the Big 12 Outdoor Championships, scoring a school-record On the outdoor side, Kithuka wrapped up his illustrious career by snagging first team All-American honors in both the 5,m and 10,m.
Meanwhile, Tech crowned six individual Big 12 Champions and two national champions. Kennedy Kithuka and Bryce Lamb captured Texas Tech's first national titles in their respective events. Kithuka capped his remarkable campaign with a national championship in the indoor 3,meter run while Lamb brought his indoor career to a close with a national championship in the triple jump. Tech went on to finish third at the Big 12 Outdoor Championships with At the London Olympics, the Texas Tech track and field program was represented with a contingent of seven former athletes - all of whom competed at Texas Tech during Kittley's tenure.
The group brought home three medals - a gold, silver and bronze. Kittley has been recognized nationally for his efforts at Texas Tech as he has twice been named the Women's Regional Coach of the Year in the last four years.
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Kittley most recently earned the recognition following the season after receiving the award in Kipyego made history as an athlete under Kittley and his staff. The Kenyan native broke the NCAA record with nine national titles during her career in both track and field and cross country before going on to qualify for the Kenyan Olympic team. At the London Olympics she won silver in the 10,meter run before nearly medaling again in the 5,meter run and finishing fourth. Meanwhile, thrower D'Andra Carter went on to win Tech's second national title of during the outdoor season as she became Texas Tech's first discus national champion.
She was followed by Julian Wruck who won a men's discus title during the outdoor season.
Texas Tech brought home a total of 32 All-America honors during the unprecedented season, 17 indoor and 15 outdoor honors being claimed by Red Raiders and Lady Raiders under Kittley's watch. Kittley moved to Lubbock after leading one of the most successful programs in the history of collegiate track and field. While at Abilene Christian University, Kittley won an unprecedented 29 national track and field championships, the most in Divisions I and II combined.
When ACU combined their programs inKittley was selected to head the men's team, as well.
He wasted no time taking a floundering men's program to an elite level, winning the Division II indoor title in his first season. His year tenure at ACU included coaching 10 Olympic qualifiers, three Pan-American Games athletes, five World University Games athletes, 16 athletes who have qualified for the world championships and three United States national champions. Kittley is married to the former Linda Rho, and the couple has three sons, Zachary, Christopher and Jonathan. The use of software that blocks hinders our ability to serve you the content you came here to enjoy.
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