DAVENPORT, Iowa – The Ashford University track and field teams kicked off the 2012-13 indoor season on Friday and Saturday, Dec. 6-7, by competing in the Frigid Bee Invitational, hosted by St. Ambrose University. One NAIA "B" qualifying standard was met by an Ashford racer while three Saints earned victories in their respective events.
MARION, Ind. – The final showing for any Ashford University athletic program during the 2012-13 athletic year occurred over the weekend when members of the men's and women's track and field teams competed at the 2013 NAIA Outdoor Track & Field Championships. The event was hosted by Indiana Wesleyan University.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) released its 2013 Daktronics NAIA Scholar-Athlete awards for track and field on Friday afternoon. A total of 517 male and female student-athletes from across the nation were named to the field, including a quartet of Saints.
Senior Christian Awah was the lone recipient from the Ashford men's team, while juniors Haley Fischer, Samantha Gatewood and Annie Chezem earned spots on the women's list. Recipients were released prior to day two of the NAIA Outdoor Track & Field National Championships.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced the official qualifiers for the 2013 NAIA Outdoor Track & Field National Championships.
Four Saints have been included in the meet, which begins this Thursday, May. 23 and concludes on Saturday, May 25. The event is being hosted in Marion, Ind. by Indiana Wesleyan University.
NAPERVILLE, Ill. – The Ashford University outdoor track and field regular season came to a close on Thursday & Friday, May 9-10, when the teams visited the Jay and Dot Buikema Track for the 2013 Dr. Keeler Invitational, hosted by North Central College.
No team scores were kept during the meet, which served as a last chance qualifier for the NAIA Outdoor Track & Field National Championships coming up in two weeks. A pair of school records which have been under attack all season long were lowered once again during the meet but no additional AU names were added to the national qualifier list.