Track Stars

Penn State runners take top honors at Big Ten and NCAA championship meets.

photo of three Penn State track and field stars by Penn State Athletics


Middle-distance runner Hayley Kitching (left) and sprinter Cheickna Traore (middle) were named Athletes of the Championship at the Big Ten indoor meet in February, then joined teammate Handal Roban and the Penn State women’s distance medley relay team in earning All-America honors in March at the 2024 NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships in Boston.