With the lone home meet of the 2018 outdoor season in the books, the University at Albany track & field program retained its ranking in the Northeast Regional poll, the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association announced Monday. Both the men and women improved one spot, to sixth and eighth, respectively.
UAlbany wins 26 events at the Spring Classic while Kyle Gronostaj breaks his own 10,000m school record in Virginia.
The University at Albany track & field program is set to host its first and only home meet of the 2018 outdoor season this weekend with the running of the 34th Spring Classic. The meet has expanded to three days this year to accommodate the women's heptathlon and the men's decathlon, which will compete exclusively on Thursday and Friday before the full meet is held on Saturday.
University at Albany alumna Jessica Chichester finished fifth in the women's field at the 2018 Boston Marathon on Monday. She finished with a time of two hours, 45 minutes, and 23 seconds.
The University at Albany track & field program was ranked again in the latest Northeast Regional poll, the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association announced Monday. The women improved three spots to fourth and the men held steady at seventh.
The women's 4x100m relay sets a school record in Jamaica alongside three event wins while UAlbany claims five victories at UConn in the first of five straight weekends of competition.
The University at Albany track & field program is preparing to embark on a stretch of the schedule that features competitions in five straight weeks starting Saturday when the team splits up to compete in Jamaica and at Connecticut, and culminating in the IC4A and ECAC Outdoor Championships at Princeton in May.
Despite not competing this past weekend, the University at Albany track & field program retained rankings in both the men's and women's regional poll released by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association on Monday. The men fell three spots to eighth and the women fell five spots to 10th.
The University at Albany track & field program landed top-five rankings in the first Northeast Regional poll of the season, the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association announced Monday.
Matthew Campbell's school record and NCAA #1 performance in the men's high jump leads UAlbany track & field's three-meet weekend.
The University at Albany track & field program landed two members on the 2017-18 America East Indoor All-Academic team, the conference offices announced Wednesday. Senior Tara Belinsky and junior Cara Sherman were UAlbany's representatives.
In the first awards window of the outdoor season, the University at Albany took home three of the four weekly awards, the America East announced Wednesday. Harmodio Cruz III and Adrian Mitchell swept the men's awards, and Stephanie Osuji was named for women's track. The trio was joined by women's field performer Alice Barnsdale from Maine.