The women's team had the highest GPA in the nation, while the men came in fifth. In addition to the top five rankings, five Bisons earned Academic All-American status.
Freshmen Karly Hibbard and Paige Stoner competed in the USA Outdoor Track and Field Junior Nationals over the weekend at the University of Oregon’s Hayward Field.
Lipscomb’s Paige Stoner and Karly Hibbard will be competing in the USA Junior Track and Field Outdoor National Championships on June 25-28 in Eugene, Ore.
Lipscomb’s Gemikal Prude and Madi Talbert competed in the 2015 Outdoor NCAA Division I Track and Field National Championships on Thursday and Friday in Eugene, Oregon.
For the third time in their prolific careers, Gemikal Prude and Madi Talbert will be competing for a National Championship this week in Eugene, Oregon. The NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships take place from June 10-13 at the University of Oregon’s campus.
Having helped lead the Bison track and field and cross country programs to unprecedented heights, assistant coach Luke Syverson is heading to Berry College to become the new head coach for the Vikings.
After sending out six student-athletes in five events over three days of competition at the NCAA Division I East Region Prelims, Lipscomb Track and Field has earned a much needed break.
On day two of the NCAA Division I East Region Prelims two Bisons earned spots in the NCAA Division I National Championships thanks to stellar performances. Juniors Gemikal Prude and Madi Tabert both qualified for the Nationals.
Lipscomb track and field completed its first day of action at the NCAA Division I East Region Prelims on Thursday as freshman Karly Hibbard took part in the javelin competition.
Thursday begins day one of the NCAA Division I National Championship East Region Prelims for Lipscomb track and field. The Bisons placed six athletes in five events across the competition.
Lipscomb track and field landed eight student-athletes on the Atlantic Sun All-Academic team as announced by the league office on Wednesday. The Bisons earned the most All-Academic honorees of any team in the conference.
Madi Talbert has been named the Most Outstanding Track Performer for the Atlantic Sun Championships as announced on Tuesday by the league office. Talbert won both the 3000m steeplechase and the 5000m at the Championships with blazing times of 10:00.01 and 16:37.40.
Barbara Lee Ball has been named to the Capital One Academic All-District Women's Track & Field/Cross Country, announced Friday on the College Sports Information Directors of America's (CoSIDA) website.
Lipscomb track and field will be sending a record six Bisons to the NCAA Division I East Region Preliminary Round. The meet takes place from May 28-30 in Jacksonville, Fla.
The weekend saw Lipscomb track and field athletes earn numerous individual accolades, and both the men’s and women’s teams finished third in overall points at the Atlantic Sun Outdoor Championships.
Day one of the Atlantic Sun Outdoor Championships was a successful one for the Lipscomb track and field squad. The Bisons ended the first day of competition with two wins, six All-Conference honors, two school records and one A-Sun record.
After a season filled with individual and team success, the Lipscomb track and field squad is about to take on its toughest test yet: the Atlantic Sun Outdoor Championships.
Freshman Paige Stoner notched her first career Atlantic Sun Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week award after her performance at the Georgia Invite on Saturday. Stoner finished first in the 3000m with a time of 9:41.20
In the team’s final regular season meet, Lipscomb track and field earned several wins at the Georgia Invite. The performance was exactly what the Bisons wanted to accomplish in the days leading up to the Atlantic Sun Outdoor Championships.
With the regular season winding down Lipscomb track and field heads to Athens, Georgia for the Georgia Invite in its last meet before the Atlantic Sun Conference Outdoor Championships.
Lipscomb track and field had another successful weekend as the Bisons took on the Oregon State University High Performance Meet and the Tennessee Challenge. The weekend kicked off on Friday with several distance runners competing in Corvallis at the OSU Meet.
With only a few more weeks left before the postseason starts up, Lipscomb track and field will take on the Oregon State University High Performance Meet and the Tennessee Challenge this weekend. The Bisons will compete in the OSU Meet on Friday, and at the Tennessee Challenge on Saturday.
For the second time in the 2015 season, Karly Hibbard has earned an Atlantic Sun Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week award. The freshman set a new personal record in the javelin at the Austin Peay Invite over the weekend with a throw of 45.66m.
After competing at the prestigious Mt. Sac Relays over the weekend, Madi Talbert has notched her second Atlantic Sun Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week award of her career. The junior ran in the 5000m at the Mt. Sac Relays, finishing eighth among a field of 24 runners.
Lipscomb track and field had a successful weekend, grabbing several wins and breaking a quartet of school records at the Austin Peay Invite and the Mt. Sac Relays.
Lipscomb track and field is headed for another split weekend as the Bisons take on the Mt. Sac Relays and the Austin Peay Invitational. Recent Atlantic Sun Outdoor Track Athletes of the Week will be taking the stage in both meets.
Lipscomb track and field stayed in Tennessee for the weekend as the Bisons took part in the Boston-Moon Classic in Nashville and the Tennessee Relays in Knoxville. The field athletes stepped up over the weekend, posting several personal records.
Lipscomb track and field is staying in Tennessee for the weekend as the team splits with a pair of meets. Part of the team will be competing at the Tennessee Relays at the University of Tennessee, while the rest of the Bisons will be attending the Boston Moon Invite.
With Bisons competing in both the Big Blue Classic in Illinois and the Stanford Invitational in California, Lipscomb track and field had a successful weekend across the nation. Madi Talbert competed in the 3000m at the Stanford Invite with hopes of qualifying for the NCAA Division I East Region preliminaries.
Lipscomb track and field will be splitting their squad into two groups for the second weekend in a row as the Bison athletes participate in the Big Blue Classic and the Stanford Invite.
Sophomore Sally Larson earned her first Atlantic Sun Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week honor after a top-notch performance in the Vanderbilt Black and Gold Invite over the weekend. Larson ran a time of 9:36.39 in the 3000m to finish in third place and break the Lipscomb school record by four seconds.
Lipscomb track and field had a successful weekend after accruing several first place victories and breaking a number of school records at the Raleigh Relays and the Vanderbilt Black and Gold Invite.
Lipscomb cross county and track and field is proud to announce they will be hosing their first ever running camp this summer. From July 6-10, the Bisons will be hosting the "Running with the Herd" XC and Distance Camp.
The Bison herd will be heading in two different directions this weekend as Lipscomb track and field sends its student-athletes to two separate meets: the Raleigh Relays and the Vanderbilt Black and Gold Invite.
After scorching the competition in the 3000m steeplechase at the Alabama Relays, junior Madi Talbert is taking home the Atlantic Sun Track Athlete of the Week award. Talbert finished the race with a time of 10:35.25.
In one of the first outdoor meets of the season, the Lipscomb track and field squad put together a solid performance over the weekend at the Alabama Relays in Tuscaloosa. Madi Talbert stood tall among a group of great Bison performances with a win in the 3000m Steeplechase.
The Lipscomb track and field squad is headed down to Tuscaloosa for the weekend to compete in the Alabama Relays. This is the first large-scale outdoor meet for the Bisons after last weekend’s Lipscomb-Belmont Dual.
Karly Hibbard was awarded the Atlantic Sun Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week honors after a solid showing in the Lipscomb-Belmont Dual. In her first-career outdoor meet, Hibbard stepped up against Lipscomb's crosstown rivals.
The Lipscomb track and field squad kicked off the outdoor season with the Lipscomb-Belmont Dual Friday afternoon. The male team outscored Belmont 76-73, while the female athletes fell to the Bruins 75-65.
Seven members of the Lipscomb track and field squad were named to the 2015 Atlantic Sun Conference Indoor Track and Field All-Academic Team on Friday. To qualify for the honor, the student-athletes have to own a GPA of 3.30 or higher.
After a successful indoor season the Lipscomb track and field squad is kicking off their outdoor season with the Lipscomb-Belmont Dual, track and field’s version of the “Battle of the Boulevard.”
With the indoor season completed, the Lipscomb track and field squad is moving on to the outdoor season where a date with crosstown-rival Belmont awaits the opening weekend. The outdoor season will kick off with the Belmont Dual, which takes place on Friday, March 14.
Day two of the Atlantic Sun Indoor Championships was a successful one for the Lipscomb track and field squad. Sunday’s action brought about some first place finishes for the Bisons and an improvement on the performance from Saturday.
Day one of the Atlantic Sun Indoor Championships are in the books for the Lipscomb track team, and the results did not quite match the high expectations the Bisons had going into the weekend.
The Lipscomb track and field squad are headed to North Carolina to compete in the Atlantic Sun Indoor Championships over the weekend. Several Bisons head into the meet with some of the A-Sun’s top performances from the indoor season.
After an impressive performance at the Husky Classic over the weekend, Lipscomb junior Madi Talbert and sophomore Christian Freeman have been named Atlantic Sun Indoor Track Athletes of the Week.
The Lipscomb track and field team started off their two-meet weekend with a successful day at the Husky Invite.
The Lipscomb track and field squad will be splitting up into two groups over the weekend, with one group heading to the Hoosier Hills Invite in Indiana and the other trekking all the way to Seattle for the Husky Classic.
The Lipscomb track and field squad’s trip up north to the Southern Illinois Invite was a successful one. The Bisons earned wins both on the track and in the field over the weekend.
Lipscomb track and cross country runner Kayla Montgomery’s inspiring story has been featured everywhere from the New York Times to ESPN’s E:60 series. On Monday, Montgomery will be going on “The Rachael Ray Show.”
After staying close to home for the first portion of the 2014 schedule, the Lipscomb track and field squad is ready to stretch their legs with a trip to Southern Illinois.
Another weekend, another successful outing for the Lipscomb track and field squad is added to the books. The Bisons came back to campus with a number of first place finishes in tow.
With two successful meetings already in the books, the Lipscomb track and field squad will almost be competing in their backyard at the TSU Invite.
After a commanding performance at the Emory Invite on Sunday, sophomore Barbara Lee Ball has earned the Atlantic Sun Indoor Women’s Track Athlete of the Week.
Despite taxing conditions that could have doomed the weekend, the Lipscomb track and field squad broke two school records and grabbed several first place finishes at the Emory Crossplex Invitational.
The Lipscomb track and field squad will be competing in their second meet of the season Sunday at Emory University. The Bisons are looking to build upon a strong performance in their first match of the year at the Vanderbilt Invitational.
The Lipscomb track and field team kicked their indoor season off with a successful performance at the Vanderbilt Invitational.
The Lipscomb track and field squad only has to travel across town for its first indoor meet of the season, the 2015 Commodore Invitational at Vanderbilt. The event looks to be a jumping off point for the Bisons coming off of a successful 2013-14 campaign.
Sophomore distance runner Katie Bianchini describes the final hours of the track and field team's mission trip to the Dominican Republic.
Sophomore distance runner Lana Sydenstricker shares what she has learned as the final days of the track and field team's mission trip to the Dominican Republic approach.
Freshman distance runner Kacey Kemper shares her experiences during day five of the track and field team's mission trip to the Dominican Republic.
Sophomore distance runners Katie Bianchini and Brook Gordon provide further insight into the track and field team's mision trip to the Dominican Republic by sharing their experiences throughout day four of the trip.
Sophomore distance runner Lana Sydenstricker sends an update on the track and field team's experiences during day three of the team's mission trip to the Dominican Republic.
The Lipscomb track and field squads continue to learn the day-to-day culture of the Dominican Republic, including riding in a Daihatsus and the sporadic electricity outages.
The track and field squads enjoyed their first full day in the Dominican Republic where they were able to meet new people and even enjoy a visit from a real-life Santa Claus.
The Lipscomb track and field program sets its sights on another successful season with the release of the program’s 2015 schedule.
The Lipscomb women’s cross country and track and field team signed eight women during the early signing period this week. The women hail from eight different states across the country, but will bring the same depth and skill needed to further the success of the program.
The women of Lipscomb’s track and field team were ranked second in the nation for GPA in Division I, announced by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association this week.
Bill Taylor, director of track and field, has inked 10 recruits to join the Bisons and Lady Bisons track and field squads for the 2015 season.