2018-19 Ashland University Track and Field News

  • 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.”
  • Eagles Compete In Three Meets In Three States
    April 13, 2019
    Ashland University’s outdoor track and field teams were split up between meets in Tennessee, Pennsylvania and Ohio on Saturday (April 13), and the results for the No. 7-ranked men and the No. 12-ranked women were a pair of new provisional marks for NCAA Division II nationals.
  • Eagle Trio Improve On Provisionals At Tennessee Relays
    April 12, 2019
    Ashland University’s men’s and women’s outdoor track and field teams have begun action at the Tennessee Relays in Knoxville, Tenn., and the No. 7-ranked men and the No. 12-ranked women have seen three athletes improve upon their previous provisional nationals marks.
  • Men’s Indoor National Champions Ceremony Set For April 30
    April 10, 2019
    Ashland University will have a National Champions Ceremony for the 2018-19 Eagle men’s indoor track and field team on April 30.
  • Eagle Track & Field Heading To Three Stops This Weekend
    April 10, 2019
    They aren’t fanning out to the four corners of the world, but Ashland University’s outdoor track and field teams will log quite a bit of mileage to compete the next four days.
  • Baker, Hill, Pringle Collect GLIAC Athlete Of The Week Honors
    April 09, 2019
    Ashland University’s outdoor track and field teams continue to pile up Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference weekly awards.
  • AU Men Seventh, Women 12th In Nation After Strong Weekend
    April 09, 2019
    An impressive weekend at both the Northeast Ohio Quad and the Sun Angel Classic (Tempe, Ariz.) has moved Ashland University’s outdoor track and field teams up the latest U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) rankings, released on Tuesday (April 9) afternoon.
  • Johnson, Zak Earn Winter GLIAC Commissioner’s Awards
    April 06, 2019
    For their achievements in competition and in the classroom, Ashland University juniors Jodi Johnson (women’s basketball) and Nick Zak (men’s indoor track and field) each have earned 2018-19 winter Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Commissioner’s Awards, as announced by the GLIAC on Saturday (April 6) afternoon.
  • Eagle Throwers Earn 13 Nationals Marks At Quad
    April 06, 2019
    As days ago, Ashland University’s women’s and men’s outdoor track and field teams had a pretty impressive one on Saturday (April 6) at the second and final day of the Northeast Ohio Quad at the University of Akron.
  • Bassitt Earns Two Provos To Start Northeast Ohio Quad
    April 05, 2019
    Trevor Bassitt is back. The Ashland University sophomore made a triumphant return from injury on Friday (April 5) at the Northeast Ohio Quad at Youngstown State University, earning two provisional marks for 2019 NCAA Division II outdoor nationals (May 23-25 in Kingsville, Texas).
  • Eagles To Go To YSU, Akron For Northeast Ohio Quad
    April 04, 2019
    The calendar has turned to April, and it is full speed ahead for Ashland University’s outdoor track and field teams.
  • AU Women 16th, Men 21st In Latest USTFCCCA Rankings
    April 02, 2019
    Heading into their third meet of the 2019 outdoor season, Ashland University’s track and field teams are No. 16 (women) and No. 21 (men) in the latest U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) rankings, released on Tuesday (April 2) afternoon.
  • Pauley Joins AU Women’s Hammer Provo List At Wooster
    March 29, 2019
    In the first week of 2019 outdoor action, Ashland University’s women’s track and field team had three hammer throwers earn provisional marks for NCAA Division II nationals, May 23-25 in Kingsville, Texas. On Friday (March 29) at the Wooster Invitational, a fourth women’s hammer thrower, redshirt freshman Carrol Pauley, has been added to the provo list.
  • Nationally-Ranked AU Women, Men Set For Wooster Invite
    March 28, 2019
    After just one spring event, the Adidas Winthrop Invitational in Rock Hill, S.C., Ashland University’s women’s and men’s outdoor track and field teams shot up the NCAA Division II national rankings to No. 9 and 12, respectively, and earned all four Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference weekly awards.
  • Eagle Quartet Sweeps GLIAC Track And Field Honors
    March 26, 2019
    It’s a pretty good ratio for Ashland University’s men’s and women’s outdoor track and field teams – one week of competition, four Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference weekly awards.
  • Eagle Women Ninth, Men 12th In USTFCCCA Rankings
    March 26, 2019
    Ashland University’s women’s and men’s outdoor track and field teams weren’t in the first U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) rankings of the new season last week. They certainly are this week, as the Eagle women come in at No. 9, and the AU men move into the No. 12 spot.
  • Eagles Add To Early Outdoor Provos Tally
    March 23, 2019
    On Day 2 of the Winthrop Adidas Invitational in Rock Hill, S.C., Ashland University’s men’s outdoor track and field team continued to pile up the early-season provisional marks for 2019 NCAA Division II nationals (May 23-25 in Kingsville, Texas).
  • Eagle Men, Women Open Outdoor Season In S.C.
    March 22, 2019
    Eager to begin the 2019 outdoor season after the success of the most recent indoor campaign, Ashland University’s men’s and women’s track and field teams competed on Day 1 of the Winthrop Adidas Invitational in Rock Hill, S.C., on Friday (March 22).
  • We're In! Are You? Today Is The 2019 AU Day Of Giving!
    March 21, 2019
    Thursday, March 21 is the 2019 Ashland University Day of Giving! More information on how you can support Ashland athletics is found in this press release.
  • 70 Eagles Earn Winter GLIAC Academic Plaudits
    March 21, 2019
    Ashland University’s athletic department has had a big year on the fields of competition so far in 2018-19, and that success continues to carry over into the classroom, as well.
  • AU Men, Women To Start Outdoor Season In South Carolina
    March 21, 2019
    When you are the Ashland University men’s and women’s outdoor track and field teams, and you are coming off an NCAA Division II national championship and an 11th-place nationals finish indoors, respectively, what do you do for an encore? The answer to that begins to come on Friday and Saturday (March 22-23) at the Winthrop Adidas Invitational in Rock Hill, S.C.
  • AU Athletics Soars To No. 9 In Directors’ Cup Standings
    March 13, 2019
    Earning the most winter-season points to date in NCAA Division II has allowed Ashland University’s athletic department to make quite the move up the 2018-19 Learfield IMG College Directors’ Cup standings.
  • Logan Earns USTFCCCA Men’s Indoor Coach Of The Year Award
    March 13, 2019
    Quality never goes out of style.
  • #EagleNation Spotlight – Track And Field’s Mission Accomplished
    March 12, 2019
    Earned and deserved. If you’ve spent at least 15 minutes around the Ashland University track and field program, that phrase most likely has been heard.
  • 11 Eagles Lauded With USTFCCCA All-America Honors
    March 11, 2019
    As announced by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) on Monday (March 11) afternoon, 11 Ashland University men’s and women’s athletes earned 2019 NCAA Division II indoor track and field All-America honors.
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