|Florida State Seminoles track and field|
|University||Florida State University|
|Head coach||Noah Griego (14th season)|
|Colors||Garnet and Gold |
|NCAA Indoor Championships|
|NCAA Outdoor Championships|
|Men: 2006, 2007, 2008|
|Conference Indoor Championships|
|Men: 1994, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2018, 2019|
Women: 2009, 2014, 2018
|Conference Outdoor Championships|
|Men: 1950, 1951, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2018|
Women: 1989, 1990, 1991, 2000, 2009, 2014, 2016, 2019
The track and field teams of Florida State University, (variously Florida State or FSU), are currently coached by Noah Griego and compete in the Atlantic Coast Conference.
Florida State University is a public space-grant and sea-grant research university in Tallahassee, Florida. It is a senior member of the State University System of Florida. Founded in 1851, it is located on the oldest continuous site of higher education in the state of Florida.
The Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) is a collegiate athletic conference located in the Southern United States. Based in Greensboro, North Carolina, the conference consists of fifteen member universities, each of whom compete in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)'s Division I, with its football teams competing in the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS), the highest levels for athletic competition in US-based collegiate sports. The ACC sponsors competition in twenty-five sports with many of its member institutions' athletic programs held in high regard nationally. Current members of the conference are Boston College, Clemson University, Duke University, Georgia Institute of Technology, Florida State University, North Carolina State University, Syracuse University, the University of Louisville, the University of Miami, the University of North Carolina, the University of Notre Dame, the University of Pittsburgh, the University of Virginia, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, and Wake Forest University.
The men's team has won thirteen indoor conference championships, thirty-two outdoor conference championships, and two outdoor national championships. The women's team has won three indoor conference championships, eight outdoor conference championships, four indoor national championships, and three outdoor national championships.
The FSU men's Track & Field team won the NCAA National Championship three times in a row from 2005-2007. Since 2006, Head Coach Bob Braman and Associate Head Coach Harlis Meaders helped lead individual champions in the 200 m (Walter Dix), the triple jump (Rafeeq Curry), and the shot put (Garrett Johnson) to consecutive outdoor national titles. Individual runners-up were Walter Dix in the 100 m, Ricardo Chambers in the 400 m, and Tom Lancashire in the 1500 m. Others scoring points in the National Championship were Michael Ray Garvin in the 200 m (8th), Andrew Lemoncello in the 3000 m steeplechase (4th), Rafeeq Curry in the long jump (6th), and Garrett Johnson in the discus (5th).In 2007, when FSU won its second straight men's Track & Field NCAA National Championship when Dix became the first person to hold the individual title in the 100 m, 200 m, and 4*100 m Relay at the same time.
Garrett W. Johnson is an American shot putter. Johnson won the 2006 NCAA Indoor and Outdoor Shot Put Championship. Johnson also was named a Rhodes Scholar in 2006 on behalf of the United States.
Andrew Lemoncello is a Scottish long distance runner who competes in the 3000 metres steeplechase and the marathon events. He won a team junior gold medal at the 2001 European Cross Country Championships and won a scholarship to attend Florida State University in 2004. At Florida State he was second in the NCAA Men's Outdoor Track and Field Championship in the steeplechase.
The Florida State Seminoles have a new track and field building complex on the south end of Mike Long Track, the Mcintosh Track and Field Building, named after Michael A. Mcintosh.
The Florida State Seminoles are the athletic teams representing Florida State University located in Tallahassee, Florida. They compete as a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I level, primarily competing in the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) for all sports since the 1991–92 season; within the Atlantic Division in any sports split into a divisional format since the 2005–06 season.
On February 7, 2010, the Seminoles vacated their 2007 Men's Outdoor Track and Field NCAA Championship in the wake of an academic cheating scandal.
|Gonzalo Barroilhet||Olympic decathlete from Chile|
|Kim Batten||Long jumper, and Olympic Silver Medalist|
|Jonathan Borlée||Belgian sprinter who competed in the 2008 Summer Olympics, 2012 Summer Olympics and 2016 Summer Olympics|
|Kevin Borlée||Belgian sprinter who competed in the 2008 Summer Olympics, 2012 Summer Olympics and 2016 Summer Olympics|
|Marvin Bracy||Notable American sprinter|
|Ricardo Chambers||Jamaican 400 m specialist|
|Charles Clark||Notable American sprinter|
|Bradley Cooper||Olympic discus thrower and shot putter|
|Rafeeq Curry||NCAA Champion, 9x NCAA All-American, 2011 USA Indoor Champion, and represented America at the 2008 Summer Olympics|
|Walter Dix||Won two bronze medals at the 2008 Summer Olympics|
|Brian Dzingai||Olympic sprinter from Zimbabwe|
|Hannah England||British distance runner, 2012 Summer Olympics|
|Michelle Finn||Notable American sprinter|
|Randy Givens||Relay runner, participated in the 1984 Summer Olympics|
|Kemar Hyman||Caymanian sprinter|
|Lacy Janson||Pole vaulter at the 2012 Summer Olympics|
|Garrett Johnson||American shot putter, 2006 NCAA Champion, and Rhodes Scholar|
|Thomas Lancashire||Represented Great Britain at the 2008 Summer Olympics in the 1500m|
|Andrew Lemoncello||Olympic Distance runner from Britain|
|Ngonidzashe Makusha||Olympic long jumper from Zimbabwe, 2011 winner of The Bowerman|
|Walter McCoy||relay runner, and Olympic Gold Medalist[ citation needed ]|
|Stephen Newbold||Notable Bahamian sprinter|
|Marita Payne||Canadian sprinter, won two silver medals at the 1984 Summer Olympics|
|Dorian Scott||Jamaican shot putter, competed at 2012 Summer Olympics|
|Kendal Williams||Double gold medalist at 2014 World Junior Championships in Athletics|
|Kimberly Williams||Jamaican triple jumper, competed at 2012 Summer Olympics and 2016 Summer Olympics|
60-meter High Hurdles
Distance Medley Relay
Jalen Lattrel Ramsey is an American football cornerback for the Los Angeles Rams of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Florida State and was drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars fifth overall in the 2016 NFL Draft.
60-meter High Hurdles
Distance Medley Relay
|Danny Smith||1974, 1975||60-yd Hurdles|
|Walter McCoy||1978||600-yd Run|
|Ross, Boodie, Simmons, McCoy||1980||Mile Relay|
|Phillip Riley||1995||55M Hurdles|
|Walter Dix||2006, 2007||200M Dash|
|Garrett Johnson||2006||Shot Put|
|Ricardo Chambers||2007||400M Dash|
|Drew Brunson||2008||60M Hurdles|
|Ngoni Makusha||2011||Long Jump|
|James Harris||2014||High Jump|
|Dentarius Locke||2014||60M Dash|
|Mike Roberson||1980||200M Dash|
|Walter Dix||2005, 2006, 2007, 2008||100M Dash, 200M Dash|
|Rafeeq Curry||2006||Triple Jump|
|Garrett Johnson||2006||Shot Put|
|Ricardo Chambers||2007||400M Dash|
|Bolden, Dix, Garvin, Clark||2007||4x100M Relay|
|Ngoni Makusha||2008, 2009, 2011||Long Jump, 100M Dash|
|Charles Clark||2008, 2009||200M Dash|
|Jonathan Borlée||2009||400M Dash|
|Williams, K. Borlée, Clark, J. Borlée||2009||4x400M Relay|
|Maurice Mitchell||2011, 2012||200M Dash|
|Hyman, Makusha, Mitchell, J. Byram||2011||4x100M Relay|
|Garcia, Bennett, Payne, Givens||1981||4x200M Relay|
|Wood, O.Brown, Borovicka, Coomber||1982||4x800M Relay|
|O. Brown, Cliette, Davis, Levy||1984||4x400M Relay|
|Michelle Finn||1985||55 Dash|
|Esmeralda Garcia||1985||Triple Jump|
|Tonya Carter||2000||60 Dash|
|Lacy Janson||2003||Pole Vault|
|Kimberly Williams||2009, 2010, 2011||Triple Jump|
|Garcia, Bennett, Payne, Givens||1981||4x100M Relay|
|Tonja Brown||1982||400M Hurdles|
|Marita Payne||1982, 1984||400M Dash|
|Wright, Payne Cliette, Givens||1983||4x100M Relay, 4x400M Relay|
|Finn, Payne, Cliette, Givens||1984||4x100M Relay|
|Davis, Cliette, Givens, Payne||1984||4x400M Relay|
|Randy Givens||1984||100M Dash, 200M Dash|
|Michelle Finn||1985||100M Dash|
|Esmeralda Garcia||1985||Triple Jump|
|Levy, Davis, Thompson, Finn||1987||4x100M Relay|
|Teresa Bundy||2002||Triple Jump|
|Lacy Janson||2006||Pole Vault|
|Susan Kuijken||2009||1500M Run|
|Kimberly Williams||2009||Long Jump, Triple Jump|
|Colleen Quigley||2015||3000M Steeplechase|
|Kala Funderburk||2015||400M Dash|
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