For junior first baseman Eric Gutierrez, growing up in Mission, Texas, might as well have been Mexico.
Head coach Wes Kittley and the Texas Tech track & field coaching staff announced the 2016 spring recruiting class, a combination of highly-ranked athletes in a variety of events, on Thursday.
The images from that May evening at the Terry and Linda Fuller Track and Field Complex will not soon be forgotten by anyone involved in the Texas Tech track and field program.
The Texas Tech Red Raider country team, aided by a second-place finish from Evans Tuitoek, took fourth place at the Texas A&M Invitational, on Saturday, in College Station, Texas.
The Texas Tech track and field team officially released its 2015 schedule on Monday.