The indoor season continues to roll along and the University at Albany will compete in their first multi-day meet of the season this weekend when they return to the Armory for the first time in three years for the Dr. Sadler Invitational Columbia Challenge, formerly known as the Armory Track Invitational.
The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association released Monday its inaugural top-15 regional rankings for the 2018 indoor track season. In the Northeast region, the University at Albany men rank sixth and the women rank 11th.
For the second consecutive week, University at Albany hurdler Sidney Gibbons has been named America East Performer of the Week for men's track. He is named alongside Stony Brook's Amanda Stead (women's track) and Kaylyn Gordon (women's field), and New Hampshire's Michael Shanahan (men's field).
The UAlbany men and women swept the team competition at the Middlebury Winterfell Meet behind 11 event victories and three facility records.
The indoor season keeps rolling along for the University at Albany track & field program. Last weekend, the Great Danes hosted their first and only meet of the season, the 15th Annual Great Dane Classic. This weekend, UAlbany will return to Middlebury for the Winterfell Meet for the second consecutive season.
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.