After wrapping up another successful season, the Lipscomb track and field squad added multiple national academic honors to its 2016-17 haul, as announced by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Association over the weekend.
With 82.27 percent of student-athletes claiming a 3.0 grade-point-average or higher, the Bisons have earned the ASUN Conference Academic Champions Trophy for the 4th-straight year.
Three Bisons trekked to the campus of the University of Kentucky in Lexington to compete against the top competition in the area at the Outdoor Track and Field East Region Preliminaries on Thursday and Friday.
Three members of the Lipscomb track and field squad will be headed to Lexington, Kentucky this weekend for the NCAA Division I East Region Preliminaries to compete across four events for a spot in the National Championships.
Nine Lipscomb student-athletes have been named to the ASUN Outdoor Track and Field All-Academic Team, as announced by the league offices on Friday.
Three Lipscomb student-athletes have qualified for the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field East Region Preliminaries, as announced by the NCAA offices on Thursday.
Lipscomb juniors Juan Gonzalez and Kacey Kemper have been named the ASUN Men’s and Women’s Most Outstanding Track Performers for the 2017 outdoor championship season, as announced by the league offices on Thursday.
It was a strong weekend for the Purple and Gold in Jacksonville, Florida, as the Bisons earned six first-place finishes and 20 total All-Conference spots at the ASUN Outdoor Track and Field Championships.
As another successful regular season hits the books, the Lipscomb track and field squad is set to enter the postseason as they head to Jacksonville to take part in the ASUN Outdoor Championships on Friday and Saturday.
For the first time in his Bison career, Lipscomb sophomore Ryan Speer has been named the ASUN Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week, as announced by the league offices on Tuesday.