2018-19 Ashland University Track and Field News

  • Ashland Finishes Second in GLIAC Presidents' Trophy Race
    May 22, 2019
    The Ashland University claimed a second-place finish in the 2018-19 race for the GLIAC Presidents’ Trophy, the league’s all-sport competition to measure general excellence across athletic departments.
  • #EagleNation Spotlight – The End Of Pringle’s College Ride
    May 21, 2019
    One would think there’s not much left on Ashland University senior Myles Pringle’s collegiate track and field bucket list, seeing how his bucket is one of the fullest in the history of the sport at this level:
  • Eagle Men, Women Set For Outdoor Nationals Challenge
    May 21, 2019
    Fourteen Ashland University’s track and field athletes are in Kingsville, Texas, for the 2019 NCAA Division II Outdoor Championships on Thursday-Saturday (May 23-25).
  • Baker, Clark Garner Top USTFCCCA Region Awards
    May 20, 2019
    The 2019 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field Championships will be Wednesday-Friday (May 23-25) in Kingsville, Texas, but two members of Ashland University’s track and field program already have earned some bigger hardware.
  • Eagles Enter D-II Nationals Ranked Sixth, 12th In D-II
    May 20, 2019
    The pre-nationals rankings are out, and Ashland University’s men’s and women’s outdoor track and field teams continue at No. 6 and 12, respectively, in the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) NCAA Division II national rating index.
  • #EagleNation Spotlight – Leigh’s Last Collegiate Throws
    May 20, 2019
    Mackenzie Leigh’s progression over the last four years has been steady and impressive.
  • No Movement In USTFCCCA Rankings; All-Region Teams Announced
    May 14, 2019
    There was no change for Ashland University’s men’s and women’s outdoor track and field teams in the latest U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) NCAA Division II national rating index, released on Tuesday (May 14) afternoon.
  • 13 Eagles Qualify For 2019 Division II Outdoor Championships
    May 14, 2019
    It’s going to be a baker’s dozen’s worth of Ashland University track and field athletes who will make their way to the 2019 NCAA Division II Outdoor Championships, May 23-25 in Kingsville, Texas.
  • Pringle Named National Athlete Of The Week For Sixth Time
    May 07, 2019
    Ashland University senior Myles Pringle doesn’t have much time remaining to garner collegiate awards, but he’s making the most of the meets he has left.
  • AU Men Sixth, Women 12th In D-II Following GLIACs
    May 07, 2019
    After their respective second-place finishes at the 2019 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships, Ashland University’s outdoor track and field teams are No. 6 (men) and No. 12 (women) in the latest U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) NCAA Division II national rating index, released on Tuesday (May 7) afternoon.
  • AU Men, Women Take Second After 11 GLIAC Titles On Day 3
    May 03, 2019
    After quite a haul of first-place finishes on the third and final day of the 2019 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships on Friday (May 3) at Grand Valley State, Ashland University’s men’s and women’s track and field teams each finished second in the final standings.
  • Trio Of Eagles Earn GLIAC Titles On Day 2
    May 02, 2019
    Three Ashland University outdoor track and field athletes earned conference championships on Thursday (May 2) on Day 2 of the 2019 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships at Grand Valley State.
  • Bassitt, Zak, Leigh Land GLIAC Weekly Laurels
    April 30, 2019
    In a continuation of a dominant spring in terms of Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference awards, three Ashland University track and field athletes garnered Week 6 outdoor Athlete of the Week honors.
  • AU Men Eighth, Women 10th Going Into Outdoor GLIACs
    April 30, 2019
    Ashland University’s outdoor track and field teams will continue to be NCAA Division II top-10 teams heading into the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships.
  • Eagle Men Enjoy National Title Ceremony…Indoors
    April 30, 2019
    Even though the original plan for Tuesday (April 30) afternoon was a parade followed by a ceremony outside at Ferguson Field, Mother Nature had other ideas. So the ceremony to honor the 2019 NCAA Division II team national-champion Ashland University men’s indoor track and field team was moved – fittingly – indoors to a standing-room-only VIP Room in the Robert Troop Center.
  • Nationally-Ranked Eagles Set For 2019 Outdoor GLIACs
    April 29, 2019
    As always is the case, Ashland University’s outdoor track and field teams have a dual purpose in heading to the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships, the 2019 edition of which will be Wednesday-Friday (May 1-3) at Grand Valley State.
  • Fourth ASHPY Awards Highlights 2018-19 Athletic Season
    April 28, 2019
    Ashland University’s student-athletes will start Finals Week in a few short hours. Prior to that, however, hundreds of Eagles had the chance to dress up and reflect on the 2018-19 athletic year at the fourth ASHPY awards on Sunday (April 28) night in the Upper Convocation Center.
  • Eagles Earn Five Nationals Marks To Close Owens Relays
    April 27, 2019
    On the second and final day of Ohio State’s Jesse Owens Relays on Saturday (April 27), Ashland University’s outdoor track and field teams combined for five nationals marks on the road to the 2019 NCAA Division II Outdoor Championships, May 23-25 in Kingsville, Texas.
  • Zak, Pop Turn In Improved Provisional Marks At OSU
    April 26, 2019
    On the first day of the Jesse Owens Relays on Friday (April 26) in Columbus, Ohio, a pair of Ashland University throwers improved upon their previous provisional marks for the 2019 NCAA Division II nationals, May 23-25 in Kingsville, Texas.
  • Busy Track & Field Week Includes OSU, Parade
    April 25, 2019
    It’s going to be quite the week ahead for Ashland University’s track and field program.
  • SAAC’s Fourth ASHPY Awards Set For Sunday Night
    April 24, 2019
    The end of the 2018-19 Ashland University athletic year is approaching, and with that, the fourth annual ASHPY Awards, presented by AU’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee, will be Sunday (April 28) at 7 p.m. in the Upper Convocation Center.
  • Leigh, Glass Garner GLIAC Weekly Field Honors
    April 23, 2019
    Home cooking was certainly to the liking of Ashland University throwers Jake Glass and Mackenzie Leigh.
  • Ashland Men, Women Move Up One Spot In D-II Rankings
    April 23, 2019
    Coming off strong showings at the 10th Ashland Alumni Open, Ashland University’s men’s and women’s outdoor track and field teams each moved up one spot in the latest U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) NCAA Division II national rating index, released on Tuesday (April 23) afternoon.
  • Athletes, Faculty Recognized At Fourth Ice Cream Social
    April 22, 2019
    The fourth annual Ashland University Student Athlete Academic Recognition Ice Cream Social took place on Monday (April 22) night at the Accent Room.
  • Six Nationals Marks Highlight AU’s Open Day 2
    April 20, 2019
    The weather was markedly better for Day 2 of the 10th Ashland Alumni Open on Saturday (April 20) at the Dwight Schar Athletic Complex. And with that, the NCAA Division II nationals marks were more plentiful as well, as the Eagle men and women, ranked No. 9 and 10 in the country respectively, earned six new and improved provisional showings on Saturday.
  • Leigh Passes 60 Meters, Wins Rainy Alumni Open Hammer
    April 19, 2019
    The conditions were less than ideal for the hammer throw on Day 1 of the 10th Ashland Alumni Open on Friday (April 19), but the persistent rain didn’t stop Ashland University senior Mackenzie Leigh from hitting – and blowing past – a milestone mark.
  • Eagles To Play Host To 10th Ashland Alumni Open
    April 18, 2019
    Information about the 10th Ashland Alumni Open, Friday-Saturday (April 19-20) at the Dwight Schar Athletic Complex.
  • Bassitt, Jindra Land GLIAC Athlete Of The Week Honors
    April 16, 2019
    For their efforts last week at the Tennessee Relays, Ashland University sophomore Trevor Bassitt is the outdoor Week 4 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Men’s Track Athlete of the Week, and AU junior Ellie Jindra is the outdoor Week 4 GLIAC Women’s Field Athlete of the Week.
  • Eagle Men No. 9, Women No. 10 In D-II Going Into Alumni Open
    April 16, 2019
    In the latest U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) NCAA Division II national rating index, released on Tuesday (April 16) afternoon, Ashland University’s men’s outdoor team is No. 9, while the Eagle women’s outdoor team is No. 10.
  • #EagleNation Spotlight – Still Logan Strong, And Back To Work
    April 15, 2019
    Part of Ashland University head track and field coach Jud Logan’s e-mail signature reads, “Champions are made when no one is watching. Championships are won when everyone is watching.”
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