The University at Albany track & field program fully opened the 2018 indoor season over the weekend, hosting the 15th Annual Great Dane Classic. The Great Danes landed three student-athletes on the America East Performers of the Week list, the conference offices announced Tuesday. Dayleen Santana Rodriguez and Sidney Gibbons were named women's and men's track performer, respectively, and Kinglsey Ogbonna was named men's field performer.
The Great Danes kicked off the 2018 indoor track season at Ocean Breeze, which featured one school record and victories in two events.
Returning early from break, the University at Albany track & field program is ready to kick off the 2018 season for real this weekend when they host the 15th Annual Great Dane Classic at the Ocean Breeze Complex in Staten Island. This is the third year the Classic has been held at Ocean Breeze, after moving venues from the previous location at the Armory in New York City.
The University at Albany track & field program has announced the schedule for the upcoming 2018 outdoor season. The schedule features one home meet, two Caribbean trips, and three new meets.
The University at Albany track & field program has signed three incoming student-athletes during the early signing period. Of the three new additions, each of whom will join the women's team, one is a sprinter, one is a sprinter/jumper, and one is a thrower.
The UAlbany multis athletes got their first shot at a full men's heptathlon and women's pentathlon at UConn before the winter break, with the women winning the team competition with 19 points.
Less than one week after opening the indoor season at Boston University, the University at Albany track & field program will attend for the first time the UConn Multi Meet, affording an opportunity for the multis competitors on the roster to compete in their full events before the winter break.
Robert Keith "R.K." Munsey passed away in his sleep overnight Friday. He was 91.
The 2017-18 indoor track & field season has commenced, and the University at Albany has landed two student-athletes among the first America East Performers of the Week selections. Myles Banfield was named for men's track and Anika Hibbard was named for women's field.
The UAlbany track & field team saw a strong start to the season at Boston University, headlined by a new school and facility record from Myles Banfield.
For the second consecutive season, the University at Albany track & field program will participate in a full early season meet when they return to the Boston University Season Opener. Where last year the Great Danes just brought a handful of competitors to the meet, this year they are bringing a larger segment of the team.
The University at Albany track & field program has announced its men's and women's captains for the upcoming 2017-18 season. Each of the six individuals are seniors, and four are repeat selections.