The University at Albany track & field program landed eight individual All-Academic honorees, six women and two men, for the 2018-19 season, the U.S. Track & Field Association announced.
The University at Albany track & field and cross country program has announced an incoming recruiting class of 32 student-athletes for the upcoming 2019-18 season. Thirteen women and 19 women will join the top squad in the America East, including seven local recruits, five transfer students, and five international students.
University at Albany Director of Track & Field and Cross Country has once again been selected by the Federación de Atletismo de Puerto Rico to join the Puerto Rico coaching staff, this time at the 2019 Pan American Games in Lima, Peru.
168 UAlbany Student-Athletes Named to America East Honor Roll
Making his first appearance at NCAA Outdoor Championships and his final appearance as a Great Dane, University at Albany triple jumper Devon Willis placed 17th overall in his signature event.
The final meet of the 2019 collegiate season, the NCAA Outdoor Championships, begins this week. The University at Albany track & field program will send two student-athletes, Venique Harris and Devon Willis, to compete in the meet at the University of Texas at Austin.
The America East conference has announced three finalists each for the 2018-19 Man and Woman of the Year. Two of the finalists hail from the University at Albany: Kyle Gronostaj and Tara Belinksy from the track & field program.
Devon Willis advances to NCAA Outdoor Championships in the men's triple jump on the final day of East Preliminary Championships.
East Prelims: Venique Harris Qualifies For Nationals on Day Two
UAlbany kicks off NCAA East Preliminary Championships with its busiest day, seeing seven Great Danes competing.
The University at Albany track & field team saw six student-athlete earn All-Academic honors for the 2019 outdoor season, the America East announced Thursday. Graduate students Tara Belinsky and Kyle Gronostaj, seniors Walter Briggs, Anika Hibbard, and Cara Sherman, and junior Tori Reid were the Great Danes honored.
Championship season continues for the University at Albany track & field program with NCAA East Preliminary Championships this week. UAlbany will bring a program-record 15 student-athletes to compete in the meet for an opportunity to advance to NCAA Outdoor Championships in two weeks.