Great Southwest Classic 2013

Albuquerque, NM


New Mexico Proves Mettle at GSW Jun 09, 2013

Colorado's Riley Cooney and New Mexico's Crissey Amberg strain for the finish of the 800; Cooney took the win by less than a quarter of second. Photo by Alan Versaw.

Utah Boys compete very well at Great Southwest Classic Jun 09, 2013

Boys from all around the state made the trek to New Mexico to represent Utah at the Great Southwest Classic. The athletes had the chance to compete against athletes from all around the country, all the way from Florida to Nevada.

Team Utah's Girls win 6 events at Great Southwest Classic Jun 09, 2013

The Team Utah Girls represented well at the Great Southwest Classic this weekend. With stiff competition coming in from all over the southwest, the Utah Girls picked up wins in 6 events. Kaysha Love won the 200m Dash, Sierra Malm won the 2k Steeple, Summer Harper won the 3200m, Lucy Biles won the 1 mile run, Megan Glassman won the Javelin, and the Utah Girls also picked up the win in the 4x800m Relay.

Bromell Breaks 10-Second Barrier!!! 9.99 at Great Southwest Jun 09, 2013

Breaking News... the meet is still going on in New Mexico, but Trayvon Bromell laid it down!!! By running a 9.99, he became the first high schooler to break the 10 second barrier in history. The time was very wind-aided, so will have that asterik, but holy cow!!! 

Track Fans, Start Your Engines Jun 02, 2013

Dior Hall and Marybeth Sant are coming south to Great Southwest with some seriously lofty marks. Photos by Alan Versaw.

Something to Look Forward To May 31, 2013

Before you make plans to be out of town next weekend, you might want to take a look at what's shaping up at the Great Southwest Classic.

Great Southwest Distance Entry Lists May 27, 2013

2013 has been one of the greatest years for distance running in the state of Utah. Not only at the front of the pack, with 10 new state records in the distance events alone, but the depth of the talent is the most impressive. Times that would win state most years had trouble even earning a medal this year. The depth of the Utah talent will be shown this upcoming weekend at the Great Southwest Classic in Albuquerque, NM.

Great Southwest Coming Up! May 21, 2013

The Great Southwest Classic is the biggest post-season meet in the Rocky Mountain region. Meet management is actively looking for Colorado participants.