2018-19 Carson-Newman Track and Field News

  • Needs named USTFCCCA Southeast Region Coach of the Year
    May 17, 2019
    NEW ORLEANS - It's been a pretty good week to be Carson-Newman Director of Track and Field David Needs.
  • Agee named SAC Scholar Athlete of the Year
    May 15, 2019
    ROCK HILL, S.C. - For the first time in school history, Carson-Newman's men's track and field program has had an athlete named Scholar Athlete of the Year by the South Atlantic Conference.
  • Four Eagles punch ticket to nationals in six events
    May 14, 2019
    INDIANAPOLIS - A school-record four track and field athletes will represent Carson-Newman in six events at the NCAA National Championship Outdoor Track and Field Meet May 23-25 in Kingsville, Texas.
  • Three Eagles claim provisional marks in final weekend
    May 11, 2019
    BLACK MOUNTAIN, N.C. - Three Carson-Newman track and field athletes greatly improved their stock for making the outdoor national championships in the final meets of the regular season.
  • Men's and Women's track and field competed in the University of Tennessee Challenge on Saturday
    May 05, 2019
    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Carson-Newman men's and women's track and field competed in the University of Tennessee Challenge on Saturday in Knoxville for their second to last meet of the season before the summer.
  • Greer, Williams lay claim to top honors at Sixth Annual Frosty Awards
    April 30, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - Carson-Newman cross country runner Luke Greer and women's soccer defender Averi Williams (Powell, Tenn.) brought home top honors as the Frosty Award winners for Male and Female Athlete of the Year, respectively, Tuesday evening at the Sixth Annual Frosty Awards ceremony in Gentry Auditorium.  
  • Across the board effort places C-N in third and fourth at SAC Championships
    April 20, 2019
    HICKORY, N.C. - Battling weather conditions and schedules changes throughout the week, Carson-Newman banded together as the men’s team earned a third-place finish for the second time this year with the women finishing at No. 4 in the team standings at the South Atlantic Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships from the Irwin Belk Track at The Moretz Sports Athletic Complex.
  • Greer, Zadroga lead podium-filled day at SAC Championships
    April 18, 2019
    HICKORY, N.C. - Seven Carson-Newman athletes medaled on day one of the South Atlantic Conference Championships as two of those Eagles earned league titles following Thursday's events from the Irwin Belk Track at The Moretz Sports Athletic Complex.
  • Scheduling changes shift Eagles focus with the SAC Championships this weekend
    April 17, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - With impressive regular season meets coming to a close over the weekend, Carson-Newman heads into the South Atlantic Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships this weekend slated to take place in Hickory, N.C. at the Irwin Belk Track at The Moretz Sports Athletic Complex.
  • The accolades keep pouring in for Moore who earns conference and national recognition
    April 16, 2019
    ROCK HILL, S.C. - With the arguably the school’s best run in the Division II era over the weekend, Devon Moore has been named a National Athlete of the Week as well as the South Atlantic Conference Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week following his performance at the Tennessee Relays. He becomes the first Eagle in the program’s history to receive national recognition.
  • Six inducted into Carson-Newman Hall of Fame Saturday
    April 13, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman sent six new members into its athletics hall of fame Saturday evening in a ceremony in the Stokely Memorial Building on Carson-Newman's campus. 
  • Regular season meets come to a rest with eyes on SAC Championships
    April 13, 2019
    CULLOWHEE, N.C. - Carson-Newman Track & Field wrapped up its final meets prior to the South Atlantic Conference Outdoor Championships next week following the Western Carolina Invitational and the Bucknell Tune-Up on Saturday, April 14.
  • Six headed into Carson-Newman Athletics Hall of Fame Saturday
    April 12, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman will send six new members into its athletics hall of fame on Saturday, April 13 with a dinner and ceremony in the Stokely Memorial Building at 6:30 p.m.
  • ESPN spotlight doesn't phase Moore at the Tennessee Relays
    April 12, 2019
    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - A school record that stood for three years was broken on Friday afternoon at Tom Black Track at Laporte Stadium as Carson-Newman’s Devon Moore dusted Division I competition in the 100-meter dash posting a time of 10.12 seconds to collect the victory at the Tennessee Relays.
  • Three meets await Eagles this weekend in prep for league championships
    April 11, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - With the South Atlantic Conference Outdoor Championships one week away, Carson-Newman Track & Field will split athletes between three different events this weekend.
  • Return to L-R adds to long list of C-N victories in 2019
    April 06, 2019
    HICKORY, N.C.- Carson-Newman wrapped up its second trip to Lenoir-Rhyne and third meet of the season on Saturday, April 6 following the L-R classic from the Irwin Belk Track at The Moretz Sports Athletic Complex.
  • Nominees unveiled, voting open for Sixth Annual Frosty Awards
    April 04, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – The nominees for 13 Frosty Awards categories have been released after selection from the Frosty Awards Committee.  The Sixth Annual Frosty Awards will take place in Gentry Auditorium on Tuesday, April 30 at 7 p.m.
  • Needs' unit riding high in return to Hickory
    April 04, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - Coming off what was arguably their best meet in recent history, Carson-Newman returns to competition this weekend when they head to Hickory, N.C. for the second time this season for Lenoir-Rhyne Classic on Saturday, April 6 from the Irwin Belk Track at The Moretz Sports Athletic Complex.
  • Trio of Eagles earn SAC Athlete of the Week plaudits Tuesday
    April 02, 2019
    ROCK HILL, S.C. - Coming off a stellar weekend in the Montreat College Invitational, Carson-Newman Track & Field occupied three of the four Athlete of the Week honors from the South Atlantic Conference after the league’s announcement on Tuesday morning.
  • Eagles bring home program records, 10 first-place finishes following Montreat Invite
    March 30, 2019
    BLACK MOUNTAIN, N.C. - Carson-Newman hit double-digit victories on Saturday, March 30 at the Montreat College Invitational from Pulliam Stadium/Howard Fisher Memorial Field to break a program record for most first-place finishes in the last five years.
  • Early season success carries Eagles into Montreat this weekend
    March 28, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - Following an impressive performance at the Lenoir-Rhyne Southside Power & Fitness Invitational to open up the 2019 outdoor season, Carson-Newman takes the jaunt to Black Mountain, N.C. for the Montreat College Invitational on March 29-30 at Pulliam Stadium/Howard Fisher Memorial Field.
  • C-N's Moore starts outdoor season with a bang, earns SAC weekly honor
    March 19, 2019
    ROCK HILL, S.C. - Following the first outdoor meet of his career as an Eagle, sophomore sprinter Devon Moore was named the South Atlantic Conference Track Athlete of the Week on Tuesday, March 19 by the league office.
  • 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.
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