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Track Athletes Qualify for US Junior National Championships

Dani Walker and Tucker Peabody will travel to Eugene, Oregon this week to compete in the United States Junior National Championships at Hayward Field on the University of Oregon campus.

Taylor signs 13 for women's XC and T&F

The Lady Bisons will add thirteen freshmen women to the Cross Country and Track & Field teams from ten different states and one Canadian province for the 2011-12 school year. The class is composed of nine distance runners, one thrower, two sprinters and one vaulter.

Track & Field Team Embarks on Mission Trip to Belize

On Tuesday, 20 current and former members of the Lipscomb track and field program embarked on a seven-day mission trip to Belize. This is the second annual track and field mission trip, but the first time to go to Belize.

Track team runs into record books at Oxy Invite

Several members of the Lipscomb men's and women's track & field program competed this past weekend. Two school records were broken and many PR's were set. Leading the way was freshman Tessa Hoefle, who broke her own school record in the 5000-meter run by nearly 30 seconds.

Four school records set at Vanderbilt Invitational

Lipscomb women broke school records for the 800-meter, 1500-meter, and 5000-meter races at the Vanderbilt Invite Friday and Saturday. On the men's side Ashton Fisher broke his own school record in the 3000-meter steeplechase.

Beals, Smith capture A-Sun outdoor Track and Field titles

The Lipscomb Track & Field teams combined to set 11 school records at the Atlantic Sun Outdoor Championships and Catherine Beals and O'Neisha Smith won the A-Sun titles in the 3000-meter steeplechase and high jump, respectively.

Peabody, Smith, and Bowers claim weekly honors

The Music City swept through the final week of Atlantic Sun Track & Field Weekly Awards before the A-Sun Outdoor Championships starting on Friday in Jacksonville. Lipscomb's trio of Tucker Peabody, Anna Bowers and O'Neisha Smith all claimed their first weekly awards.

Five records set in tune-up before A-Sun Championship

The Bisons and Lady Bisons Track and Field teams competed at the 9th Annual Boston-Moon Classic on Saturday, April 9, at Tennessee State's Edward S. Temple Track Complex. Five school records were set at the meet.

Track and field teams post solid marks at APSU meet

Lipscomb took the first four places in the women's 5000 meters with Shelby Marvel winning in 18:34. A small number of track and field athletes competed in the Austin Peay Governors Invitational in Clarksville, Tenn., Saturday.

Walker earns first A-Sun track weekly award

Lipscomb's Dani Walker picked up her first career A-Sun weekly award in track and field for her performances at Coastal Carolina this past weekend where she continued to set school records.

Peabody breaks 35--year-old school record in 200 meters

At the Shamrock Invite in Myrtle Beach, S.C., Tucker Peabody broke one of the oldest Lipscomb track & field records. His 200-meter time of 21.53 broke Robert Smith's 35-year old school record of 21.54, set in 1976, one of nine school records broken.

More school records fall at Birmingham-Southern meet

Six more Lipscomb school records were set in the second outdoor meet of the 2011 season this weekend at the Birmingham-Southern Invite.

Walker leads the way again in track meet at UNF

Dani Walker was again the top finisher for Lipscomb on day two of the UNF Invite finishing second out of 57 runners in the women's 1500 meters, just missing the school record with a time of 4:39.77.

Bisons, Lady Bisons have successful first day at UNF

The Bisons and Lady Bisons started the Outdoor Track & Field season Friday with a new school record, several high finishes and a bunch of PRs at the UNF Spring Invite.

Lady Bisons post highest A-Sun finish in school history

At the conclusion of day two of the A-Sun Indoor Track & Field Championships Saturday the Lipscomb men's and women's teams added 17 personal bests, six school records and four All A-Sun honors.

Lady Bisons DMR sets A-Sun record

The Lady Bisons put an exclamation point on the day one performances at the Atlantic Sun Indoor Track & Field Championships in Johnson City with a thrilling Distance Medley Relay victory by one-one-hundredth of a second over defending champion and favorite Jacksonville.

Anderson, Randolph form strong friendship through competition

Caitlin Anderson and Jenny Randolph started at a new school with a new coach four years ago and their friendship has grown along with the increased competitive nature of the cross country and track and field programs.

Four school records set at Hoosier Hills Invite

The Lipscomb University men's and women's track teams had their best indoor meet at the Indiana University Hoosier Hills Invite in Bloomington, Ind., setting four school records. The meet served as a tune-up for the Atlantic Sun Conference Championships and as a last chance qualifier.

Track team members set school records at Niswonger

Three Lipscomb school records were broken Friday and Saturday at the ETSU Niswonger Invite in Johnson City. Tucker Peabody broke his own indoor 200m record. Dani Walker set records in the indoor 800m and the mile.

Walker tops a day of strong performances by T&F teams

Freshman Dani Walker posted two event wins and a heat win to highlight a great meet for Lipscomb at the TSU Invitational Saturday at Tennessee State University.

Printz pursuing running and music at Lipscomb

Freshman Lacey Printz, from Kent, Wash., is balancing track, school and the desire to build a music career this spring at Lipscomb.

Taylor happy with first track and field meet of 2011

Lipscomb track and field coach Bill Taylor was pleased overall with his Bisons and Lady Bisons and their performances in the Ed Temple Classic at Tennessee State Saturday, the first meet of the 2011 spring season.

Lipscomb track and field schedule released

The Lipscomb University Men's and Women's Track & Field schedules for the 2011 Indoor and Outdoor seasons have been announced. They will be participating in meets in several areas of the country.

Women's track and field earns national academic honors

The Lady Bisons track & field team finished fifth in NCAA Division I in the list of 2010 Indoor and Outdoor Scholar Teams released by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Wednesday afternoon.

Lady Bisons add five new track athletes

Coach Bill Taylor has announced the addition of five new recruits to the Lipscomb Lady Bisons track & field team for the 2010-2011 school year. In both men's and women's track & field and men's and women's cross country he signed 27 new team members.

Taylor adds 15 distance specialists for Lady Bisons

Head coach Bill Taylor has been busy on the recruiting trail in both women's cross country and track & field. Women's distance is the largest group in Lipscomb's 2010 recruiting class with 15 newcomers including the first recruit for the athletics department from the state of Hawaii.

Taylor adds track & field graduate assistant coach

Chris “Campy” Pounds will join the Lipscomb track & field program as the newest full-time graduate assistant coach. Bill Taylor, Lipscomb's track & field and cross country coach, made the announcement.

Syverson named Lipscomb assistant coach

Bill Taylor, Lipscomb head cross country and track & field coach, announced the hiring of Luke Syverson as the new assistant coach for the programs.

Taylor announces Lipscomb track & field team honors

Lipscomb Bisons and Lady Bisons track and field coach Bill Taylor has announced his team awards for the 2010 season. The teams also took time to look back on a record-setting spring while also looking ahead to next season.