DETROIT, Mich. – Former Texan track and field star Dakarie McKinnie was tragically killed Friday, June 20, when he was gunned down after leaving his job at the Chrysler plant where he had recently been hired. Dakarie was only 20 years old and was also taking classes to become a heating and cooling technician.
A standout athlete for the South Plains College Track and Field team from 2011-2013, McKinnie ran the leadoff leg of the 4x400-meter relay team that set the NJCAA record of 3 minutes, 1.32 seconds on May 5, 2012.
NASSAU, Bahamas – Following the completions of the NJCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships that the Texans and Lady Texans swept in May, several current and former athletes went on to compete at the inaugural IAAF World Relay Championships held May 24-25 at T. Robinson Stadium in the Bahamas.
MESA, Ariz. – South Plans College completed competition at the 2014 NJCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships Saturday night, where both the Texans and Lady Texans swept the team titles for the fifth time in six seasons thanks to dominant performances from both groups during Saturday's finals.
MESA, Ariz. – The South Plains College track and field teams continued their quest to capture a sweep of the NJCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships with a strong showing on the second day of the 2014 NJCAA Outdoor Championships at John D. Riggs Stadium in Mesa, Ariz.
MESA, Ariz. – Day one of the 2014 NJCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships began Thursday afternoon at John D. Riggs Stadium where South Plains College claimed their first event title with the women's 4x800-meter relay.
Men's Outdoor NJCAA Champs 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
Men's Indoor NJCAA Champs 1986, 2007, 2009, 2013
Men's Half Marathon NJCAA Champs 2006, 2008, 2009
Men's Marathon NJCAA Champs 1993, 1995
Men's Cross Country NJCAA Champs 1991, 1996, 1997
Women's Outdoor NJCAA Champs 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
Women's Indoor NJCAA Champs 2009, 2011, 2013
Women's Marathon NJCAA Champs 1996, 2002
Women's Half-Marathon NJCAA Champs 2010, 2011
Women's Cross Country NJCAA Champs 2006