ATLANTA, Ga. - Emma Knight recently completed her junior year at North Alabama as she holds a 3.95 GPA in Chemistry with plans of going to Dental School. A member of the North Alabama chapter of the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, Knight represents the top 7.5 percent of her class as the Lions Cross Country student-athlete was one of seven league students who were named to the ASUN All-Academic Team this year.
ATLANTA, Ga. - Senior Cross Country and Track & Field student-athlete Audrey Carpenter is a triple major in Communications, Political Science and Spanish while holding down a 3.79 GPA. She has earned distinction on the ASUN Academic Honor Roll for the last two years as well as garnering ASUN All-Academic Honors twice in Cross Country (2017, 18) and selections to both the Indoor & Outdoor All-Academic Teams over the past year.
KENNESAW, Ga. – Cale McDaniel, who led the Western Carolina University track and field and cross country programs the past two years, has been named director of track & field and cross country at Kennesaw State University, Director of Athletics Milton Overton announced on Thursday (Nov. 8).
ATLANTA, Ga. - Lipscomb's Courtney Brenner was voted the 2018 ASUN Conference Women's Cross Country Scholar-Athlete of the Year, highlighting the seven member All-Academic Team. Brenner becomes the fourth individual from Lipscomb to earn the academic accolade.
ATLANTA, Ga. - In the ASUN Beam Video Series, the conference features student-athletes across the league that have excelled in the classroom and taken a Students First mentality during their time as a student-athlete. Throughout the year, the ASUN will feature two student-athletes from each institution that epitomizes the conference's beam of Students First.
BRONX, N.Y. - Lipscomb junior Courtney Brenner led the Bisons to their seventh ASUN Women's Cross Country Championship in program history and first since 2016 as the Bisons recorded five of the top-nine times in the conference meet. Brenner bested the field by finishing with a time of 17:42.7, just in front of Liberty's Noel Palmer who finished with a time 17:46.1.
LakePoint, Ga. - The 34th edition of the ASUN Conference Women's Cross Country Championship takes place on Friday, Oct. 26th at 11 AM ET from Van Cortlandt Park in Bronx, N.Y. as NJIT serves as host of the event for the first time in program history. Nine teams enter the conference meet looking to take home the league trophy.
ATLANTA, Ga. - FGCU's Carley Lutzow and Liberty's Noel Palmer shared the ASUN Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week accolade following their runs in the final regular season races, announced Wednesday by the league office.
BRONX, N.Y. - Lipscomb junior Courtney Brenner led the Bisons to their seventh ASUN Women's Cross Country Championship in program history and first since 2016 as the Bisons recorded five of the top-nine times in the conference meet. Brenner bested the field by finishing with a time of 17:42.7, just in front of Liberty's Noel Palmer who finished with a time 17:46.1. Lipscomb's seven ASUN Cross Country titles are tied for most all-time with two other programs.