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The No. 20 Vols and Lady Vols will be looking to continue their success at the country's most prestigious meet this week, the 119th edition of the Penn Relays. Joining the Big Orange at Franklin Field will be a slew of former standouts, including Justin Gatlin, DeeDee Trotter, Tianna Madison, Phoebe Wright and Chanelle Price, representing Team USA. Price, a native of Easton, Pa., recently discussed her current training on Rocky Top with her hometown newspaper. Also joining the Lady Vols in Philadelphia will be incoming commit and Washington Post All-Met Winter Track Athlete of the Year Felecia Majors. The multi-event talent talked about her ongoing journey to Rocky Top.
On April 22, we send Happy Birthday to runner Brittney Jackson of the track & field and cross country teams.
Happy Birthday to redshirt freshman runner Kyle Walter of the track & field and cross country teams.
University of Tennessee track & field signees Felecia Majors (pictured left) and Brielyn Rogers (right) have both been honored by the Washington Post. Majors was named the Post's 2012 Winter All-Met Girls Track & Field Athlete of the Year for the second-consecutive season, while Rogers garnered First Team All-Met honors. Both will join the Lady Vol program this fall. Check out the story below, which features more information about the UT signees.
University of Tennessee faculty, students, staff and alumni are sharing their big ideas that are making a difference in the world around them. Recent Lady Vol track & field alum Elizabeth Tiller - a 2012 graduate in public administration and Spanish - shared her big idea of improving the lives of the homeless and underprivileged through a 5K fundraiser. Check out the video below.