After another historic season for Lipscomb Track & Field, the team has chosen it’s award winners for 2014.
Tessa Hoefle has been named to the Capital One Academic All-America First Team, announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America on Thursday.
Madi Talbert earned Second Team All-American honors in the 3000-meter steeplechase Wednesday night after her performance at the NCAA Nationals.
Lipscomb track and field athletes Madi Talbert and Gemikal Prude will begin their quest for dominance as the NCAA Nationals kick off on Wednesday.
Talbert is headed to Eugene, Oregon Monday for the NCAA National Outdoor Track and Field Championships for the second year in a row. She is scheduled to compete Wednesday.
A three-time Atlantic Sun Conference women's cross country scholar athlete, Lipscomb senior Tessa Hoefle was named the league's 2013-14 Female Student Athlete of the Year on Tuesday night in Daytona Beach, Florida.
Madi Talbert took her turn representing Lipscomb at the NCAA East Preliminaries Friday night finishing fourth in her heat in the 3000-meter steeplechase.
Three Lipscomb track and field athletes were named to the Capitol One Academic All-District First Team, announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America on Thursday.
Three Lipscomb women’s track and field athletes have been named to the Atlantic Sun Conference All-Academic Team, announced Wednesday.
Three Lipscomb track and field athletes qualified to compete in the East Preliminary Round of the NCAA Track and Field Championships hosted next week by the University of North Florida in Jacksonville, Florida.
As the Atlantic Sun Outdoor Championships came to a close Saturday, the Lipscomb track and field squads achieved mixed results.
The Lipscomb track and field squads hit the halfway point at the Atlantic Sun Outdoor Championships, closing out the day with solid performances.
For months the Lipscomb track and field squads have been preparing for this competition. The teams will put their best foot forward as they compete in the 2014 Atlantic Sun Outdoor Championships Friday and Saturday.
Lipscomb’s track and field athletes wrapped up the regular season at the Georgia Invitational Saturday with one victory and several personal records.
The Lipscomb track and field squad will finish out the regular season at the Georgia Invitational Saturday.
After a week off for finals, the Lipscomb track and field squads seem to be rested after recording stronger results at the Tennessee Challenge than in previous weeks.
Lipscomb track and field athlete April Terry has been named Vice Chair of the Atlantic Sun Student-Athlete Advisory Committee for the 2014-2015 year.
As of late the Lipscomb track and field team has struggled to reach their full potential in competition. The group is still showing signs of fatigue, but Saturday’s events did see somewhat better results.
Lipscomb’s track and field squads competed at the Mt. Sac Relays for their first day of weekend competition. The team struggled in their search to post better results than those seen the past two weeks.
This weekend the track and field teams will proceed through the final leg of the outdoor season in search of sharper performances at the Mt. Sac Relays and Kentucky Relays.
The Lipscomb track and field squads concluded the final day of competition at TSU’s Boston Moon Classic and Tennessee’s Sea Ray Relays with mixed results.
The Lipscomb track and field squads concluded the first day of competition at the TSU Boston Moon Invite and the Sea Ray Relays.
The Lipscomb track and field teams will not be traveling too far from home as they head to their next competitions, which are split between TSU and the Tennessee Relays hosted by the University of Tennessee.
The Lipscomb track and field teams are returning home after a hectic weekend involving four separate meets.
After a long day of four vigorous competitions, the Lipscomb track and field squads are half-way through their busy weekend.
The Lipscomb track and field squads will split up for the weekend to vie in four separate competitions.
Lipscomb’s Dani Walker has been named the Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week by the Atlantic Sun, announced Wednesday by the office.
The track and field teams still managed to pull off positive results at the Vanderbilt Black and Gold Invite despite the shaky weather.
The Lipscomb track and field squads wrapped up day one of the Vanderbilt Black and Gold Invite with similar outcomes as they have seen in previous meets this season.
The Lipscomb track and field teams venture on to their next meet of the outdoor season taking place right here in Nashville Friday and Saturday.
Two meets into the outdoor season, the Lipscomb track and field athletes are already being ranked as potential championship competitors.
The track and field squads gave a promising performance while competing in the Shamrock Invite in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
The Lipscomb track and field squads are almost to the finish line after their impeccable performance in day two of the Shamrock Invite.
The Lipscomb track and field team successfully completed day on of the Shamrock Invite.
The Lipscomb track and field squads will continue their excursion through the outdoor season Thursday as they head to Myrtle Beach, S.C. to take part in the Shamrock Invite.
Lipscomb’s Annika Backlund opened the outdoor season with a spectacular performance at the Rhodes Open in Memphis, which resulted in her being named this week’s Atlantic Sun Field Athlete of the Week.
The Lipscomb track and field groups opened up the outdoor season at the Rhodes Open in Memphis this weekend.
The Lipscomb track and field groups will be taking their talents to the Rhodes Open in Memphis, Tenn. to kick off the first competition as part of the outdoor track and field season.
Tucker Peabody and Dani Walker continue to turn heads after both were named to the Atlantic Sun Academic All-Conference Team.
After a memorable performance at the Atlantic Sun Women’s Indoor Championships last weekend, Lipscomb’s Dani Walker has been selected as the Most Outstanding Track Performer.
Lipscomb University Director of Cross Country and Track & Field, Bill Taylor, has announced the addition of former Bison Benton Reed to his coaching staff.
Lipscomb’s track and field teams made a remarkable impact on the Atlantic Sun championships this weekend as they wrapped up their performance in North Carolina.
With day one of the Atlantic Sun Indoor Championships coming to a close, the Lipscomb men and women’s track and field squads worked diligently to achieve positive results.
After a season involving several ups and downs, the Lipscomb track and field squads are ready to take the competition to the Atlantic Sun Indoor Championships this weekend in Winston-Salem, N.C.
The Lipscomb men’s and women’s track and field teams made it through split competitions this past weekend with several monumental and record-breaking results.
The Lipscomb men's and women's track and field teams will compete at split competitions this weekend before heading to indoor championships next weekend.
The Lipscomb track and field teams were split this week between two different meets and the results were positive on both fronts. Christian Freeman finished third and broke Ryan Chastain’s school record in the 3000 meters with a 8:26.64.
Friday and Saturday part of both the men’s and women’s teams will travel to the Crossplex for the third time this season. Another group of Lipscomb athletes will be heading north to Southern Illinois for the SIU Invitational Friday and Saturday.
Lipscomb’s runners had their moments, but the field athletes carried the team.The Bisons placed second behind host Tennessee State and the Lady Bisons finished fifth Saturday at the TSU Invitational at the Gentry Center.
April Terry has competed in two indoor meets this season and has broken school records each time. This Saturday she and the rest of her teammates will make the short trip across town for the Tennessee State Invite.
Lipscomb's Sally Larson and April Terry guided the Bisons to a sweep of the Atlantic Sun Women's Indoor Track & Field weekly awards, announced Wednesday by the league office.
Competing in the Emory Crossplex Invitational at the Birmingham Crossplex coach Bill Taylor got his first look at his distance runners in an indoor meet this season. His squad set six school records on Sunday.
Saturday's meet marks a return to the Birmingham Crossplex for the Bisons who opened the indoor track and field season there two weeks ago in the UAB Blazer Invite. The meet will be held Sunday with field events starting at 9:30 a.m. and track events beginning at 11.
After a slow start Saturday the Lipscomb track and field teams rallied to put together some solid performances in the highly-competitive UAB Blazer Invite.
The first day of the UAB Blazer Invite at the Birmingham Crossplex Arena ran overtime Friday night. But despite the unknowns related to a first meet of the season Syverson liked what he saw the first day. The event continues today.
It’s the first meet of the season and first collegiate outing for several Lipscomb Bisons and Lady Bisons. If tradition holds true that means the coaching staff will be dealing with jitters, possible freak outs and nausea as well as overseeing what their athletes do on the track and in the field events.
42 members of the Bison track and field/cross country teams are on a mission trip to Jamaica. Follow along with their journey as they get started.
After Bailey Heflin graduated from Lipscomb University he became a coach at the school, serving as head coach for track and as an assistant coach for basketball.
Hard work and lots of bonding continue on the 2013 FCA Honduras mission trip. Shaun Dean checks in with an update on the last few days.
Four LU athletes are spending their last week before starting the fall semester on a mission to Zamarano, Honduras led by the Lipscomb FCA.
The Lipscomb men’s and women’s track and field squads have been honored by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association for their academic accomplishments during the 2013 season.
Bill Taylor, Director of Men's and Women's Cross Country and Track and Field, and his staff usually have smiles all around when they remember the previous track and field and cross country seasons.
The women's track and field team is set to welcome its largest recruiting class in school history this fall as 12 new student-athletes join the ranks of the Lady Bisons.
Standout freshman Madi Talbert rounded out her rookie season with a third-place finish in the 2013 U.S.A. Junior Nationals in Des Moines, Iowa.
Five members of the track and field teams are set to compete in this week's U.S. Junior Nationals. Events begin on Thursday night for the Bisons.