2018-19 Carson-Newman Track and Field News

  • Moore owns best time in D2, four other Eagles grab victories in Hickory
    March 16, 2019
    HICKORY, N.C. - Entering its first outdoor meet of the season, Carson-Newman Track & Field wasted no time making their presence known as Devon Moore already owns the fastest time in the 100-meter dash following day one of the Southside Power & Fitness Invitational at Lenoir-Rhyne.
  • C-N leaves Lenoir-Rhyne with victories in nine events
    March 16, 2019
    HICKORY, N.C. - With its first meet of the 2019 outdoor season in the books, Carson-Newman Track & Field continued to post strong marks with four victories in day two of the Southside Power & Fitness Invitational at Lenoir-Rhyne.
  • Eagles outdoor campaign opens in Hickory this weekend
    March 14, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - With the indoor season coming to a close last weekend, Carson-Newman Track & Field wastes no time as it opens up the outdoor season this weekend with a trip to Lenoir-Rhyne for the Southside Power & Fitness Invitational on March 15-16 from the Irwin Belk Track at The Moretz Sports Athletic Complex.
  • McDermott, Moore become first indoor All-Americans in their respective events on Saturday
    March 09, 2019
    PITTSBURG, Kan. - After Luke Greer took second-team All-America honors in day one of the NCAA Division II Track & Field Championships, all three Carson-Newman competitors earned the accolade following Saturday’s performances from Devon Moore and Jahvad McDermott at the Robert W. Plaster Center.
  • Moore enters finals, Greer bolsters resume on day one of National Championships
    March 08, 2019
    PITTSBURG, Kan. - Sophomore sprinter Devon Moore clocked in with a time of 6.78 seconds in the 60-meter dash for a sixth-overall finish and Luke Greer added to his long resume on Friday at the NCAA Division II Track & Field Championships inside the confines of the Robert W. Plaster Center.
  • Eyes set on repeat performance in the National Championships for C-N this weekend
    March 06, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - In its 2018 trip to the NCAA Division II Indoor National Championships, Carson-Newman came away with a National Champion and two additional All-America performances. Three Eagles will have a chance to follow up a historic year this weekend in Pittsburg, Kan. on March 7-8 at the Robert W. Plaster Center.
  • Trio of Eagles punch ticket to Pittsburg
    March 01, 2019
    INDIANAPOLIS - The NCAA Division II Men’s and Women’s Track and Field Committee has announced the participants for the 2019 NCAA Division II Men’s and Women’s Indoor Track and Field Championships as three Carson-Newman male athletes earn the right to compete against the top talent in the nation.
  • Half dozen Eagles earn USTFCCCA All-Region plaudits on Tuesday
    February 26, 2019
    NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced the All-Region honorees for the 2019 NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field season on Tuesday as Carson-Newman had a total of six student-athletes on the list.
  • Greer, McDermott highlight long list of performances in final day of SAC Indoor Championships
    February 24, 2019
    WINSTON SALEM, N.C. - With the second South Atlantic Conference Indoor Championships in the books, Carson-Newman Track & Field came away with one of its best league finishes as a collective following Sunday, Feb. 24’s finale from the JDL Fast Track.
  • Greer takes home championship as promising day fuels Eagles
    February 23, 2019
    WINSTON SALEM, N.C. - The South Atlantic Conference day one of its second-ever indoor championships on Saturday, Feb. 23 from the JDL Fast Track as Carson-Newman put a number of individuals in operation for tomorrow's finale.
  • Eagles aim for a repeat performance heading into the SAC Indoor Championships
    February 21, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - With the arrival of the second South Atlantic Conference Indoor Championships in the league’s history, Carson-Newman Track & Field heads to Winston Salem, N.C. for the meet on Feb. 23-24 from the JDL Fast Track.
  • C-N competes with the top tier athletes in final meet before league championships
    February 16, 2019
    COLUMBIA, S.C. - In a one day trip to the University of South Carolina, David Needs’ program competed in its final meet prior to the South Atlantic Conference Indoor Championships at the USC Indoor Open on Saturday, Feb. 16 at the Carolina Indoor Track & Field Complex.
  • Needs' program prepares for final meet before SAC Championships
    February 13, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - In their final tune-up prior to the South Atlantic Conference Indoor Championships, Carson-Newman makes the trip to Columbia, S.C. for the University of South Carolina Open on Saturday, Feb. 16 at the Carolina Indoor Track & Field Complex.
  • Greer's run at GVSU puts him in line for a trip to NCAA's
    February 08, 2019
    ALLENDALE, Mich. - In his second trip to Grand Valley State this season, distance runner Luke Greer etched himself at No. 15 in the nation at present standing in his push to reach the NCAA Division II Indoor Championships following his performance at the GVSU Big Meet from the Kelly Sports Family Center on Friday afternoon.
  • Eight Eagles eclipse new best times in final day
    February 02, 2019
    JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. - The final day of the East Tennessee State Buccaneer Invitational from the David E. Walker Track at Gentry Field came to a close on Saturday as Carson-Newman fought through injuries in its continued preparation for the South Atlantic Conference Championships at the end of the month.
  • Moore, Eagles turn heads in day one of ETSU Invite
    February 01, 2019
    JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – In its second trip to East Tennessee State University in three weeks, Carson-Newman Track & Field has day one of the ETSU Invitational in the books from the David E. Walker Track at Gentry Field.
  • C-N's most important meet to date takes place this weekend
    January 31, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - Coach David Needs’ track & field program will return to Johnson City, Tenn. for the second time in three weeks when they compete in the Buccaneer Invitational at East Tennessee State University on Feb. 1-2. The first events on Friday are slated to begin at 11:00 a.m. from the David E. Walker Track at Gentry Field.
  • SAC names Greer Athlete of the Week on Tuesday morning
    January 29, 2019
    ROCK HILL, S.C. - For the second time during the 2018-19 indoor season, the South Atlantic Conference has named senior distance runner Luke Greer as the AstroTurf Track Athlete of the Week after the league announcement on Tuesday morning.
  • Greer breaks two school records, Eagles momentous in final day of invitational
    January 26, 2019
    SALEM, Va. - Following the team’s lone event win in the men’s high jump thanks to Jahvad McDermott in day one of the Finn Pincus Invitational, Carson-Newman Track & Field had a plethora of Eagles grab first-place honors in the final day of the meet on Saturday at Roanoke College.
  • McDermott's leap leads day one notes from Virginia
    January 25, 2019
    SALEM, Va. - Day one of the two-day Finn Pincus Invitational from Roanoke College concluded on Friday night for Carson-Newman Track & Field as they competed for just the third time so far during the indoor season.
  • Trip back to Virginia awaits C-N for the second time this campaign
    January 24, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - Coach David Needs and the Carson-Newman Track & Field program return to Salem, Va. for the second time during the indoor season for the two-day Finn Pincus Invitational at Roanoke College from Jan. 25-26.
  • C-N stands tough following first meet in 40 days
    January 12, 2019
    JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – The first chapter of the 2019 season for Carson-Newman Track & Field has come to a close at the East Tennessee State Invitational in which the Eagles provided stellar performances for the second consecutive day.
  • McDermott, Moore highlight day one of the ETSU Invite
    January 11, 2019
    JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Day one of the two-day 2019 East Tennessee State University Invitational commenced on Friday evening in Carson-Newman’s first meet of the New Year as Jahvad McDermott and Devon Moore brought on standout performances. Today was the first competition for the Eagles since the indoor season began on Dec. 1-2 in Salem, Va. at Roanoke College.
  • C-N Track & Field hits the ground running this weekend for the first time in over a month
    January 10, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman Track & Field prepares for its first meet of the New Year this weekend when they head to East Tennessee State for 2019 ETSU Invitational at the David E. Walker Track at Gentry Field. The first event of the weekend is set to take place Friday, Jan. 11 at 8:45 a.m.
  • Conference coaches vote C-N men and women fourth in indoor preseason polls
    January 07, 2019
    ROCK HILL, S.C. – Following the South Atlantic Conference’s announcement of the preseason indoor track & field polls on Monday morning, both the men’s and women’s Carson-Newman programs hold the No. 4 position. 
  • Fall Frosty Awards Nominees: Male Athlete of the Year
    January 02, 2019
    The Carson-Newman Athletic Communications Department has been debutting the Frosty Award nominees for the fall semester. These are the fall nominees for Male Athlete of the Year, the final category that we unveil over the holiday break.
  • Fall Frosty Awards Nominees: Female Athlete of the Year
    January 01, 2019
    From now until Jan. 2, the Carson-Newman Athletic Communications Department will debut the Frosty Award nominees for the fall semester.  These are the fall nominees for Female Athlete of the Year. Wednesday we'll unveil the candidates for Male Athlete of the Year. 
  • Fall Frosty Awards Nominees: Female Performance of the Year
    December 31, 2018
    From now until Jan. 2, the Carson-Newman Athletic Communications Department will debut the Frosty Award nominees for the fall semester.  These are the fall nominees for Female Performance of the Year. Tuesday we'll unveil the candidates for Female Athlete of the Year. 
  • Fall Frosty Awards Nominees: Male Performance of the Year
    December 30, 2018
    From now until Jan. 2, the Carson-Newman Athletic Communications Department will debut the Frosty Award nominees for the fall semester.  These are the fall nominees for Male Performance of the Year. Monday we'll unveil the candidates for Female Performance of the Year. 
  • Fall Frosty Awards Nominees: Comeback of the Year
    December 29, 2018
    From now until Jan. 2, the Carson-Newman Athletic Communications Department will debut the Frosty Award nominees for the fall semester.  These are the fall nominees for Comeback of the Year. Sunday we'll unveil the candidates for Male Performance of the Year. 
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