The women's 4x100m relay headlined UAlbany events on the first day of the Penn Relays, qualifying for Friday's Championship of America.
One weekend remains before the 2018 America East Outdoor Championships, which means the schedule has arrived at one of the biggest events of the season. This week, the University at Albany track & field program will send about 40 student-athletes to compete in Philadelphia for the Penn Relays Carnival.
University at Albany junior Cara Sherman has been named America East Women's Track Performer of the Week, the conference offices announced Wednesday. She was named alongside women's field performer Keishorea Armstrong from Binghamton, men's track performer Paul Hogan, and men's field performer Jack Fitzgerald from Binghamton.
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.