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The Azalea City Cross-Country Classic Recap Louisiana Running Sep 17, 2012

After having their season opener ruined by Hurricane Isaac, the Tulane Cross Country program finally opened their season at the South Alabama Azalea City Classic. Paige Callahan posted her highest career finish with a fourth place showing on the women's course and Mark Manion ran a major personal best to finish 16th overall in the men's race. Southeastern Louisiana and Xavier also made the trek . SLU recorded a 7th place team showing in the men's race; 10th in the women's, while Xavier's men were 8th and the women were 9th.  

Grover, Pfantz Earn Southland All-Academic Honors Jun 19, 2012

FRISCO, Texas – Lamar Sr. Tom Wade and Stephen F. Austin Sr. Carrie Hahn have been named the 2012 Southland Conference Outdoor Track and Field Student-Athletes of the Year, the league office announced Tuesday in conjunction with the release of the 2011-12 All-Academic Cross Country and Indoor and Outdoor Track and Field Teams.

Simmons Qualifies For NCAA Championships May 27, 2012

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – For the second-consecutive year, Southeastern Louisiana pole vaulter Kovey Simmons earned a trip to the NCAA Championships with his performance Saturday at the NCAA East Preliminary Round at Hodges Stadium on the University of North Florida campus.

Simmons Qualifies For NCAA Championships Southeastern Press Release May 26, 2012

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – For the second-consecutive year, Southeastern Louisiana pole vaulter Kovey Simmonsearned a trip to the NCAA Championships with his performance Saturday at the NCAA East Preliminary Round at Hodges Stadium on the University of North Florida campus.

Rough First Two Days At NCAA East Regional For Southeastern May 25, 2012

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The first two days of competition at the NCAA East regional proved to be tough on the Southeastern Louisiana track and field program. None of the  athletes competing qualified for the finals in their respective events.

Eight Southeastern Athlete To Compete In NCAA Regional May 23, 2012

HAMMOND, La. – Eight Southeastern Louisiana track and field athletes will compete in the NCAA East Regional Thursday through Saturday on the campus of North Florida. At stake is a trip to the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships.

Eight Southeastern Athletes To Compete In NCAA Regional May 23, 2012

HAMMOND, La. – Eight Southeastern Louisiana track and field athletes will compete in the NCAA East Regional Thursday through Saturday on the campus of North Florida. At stake is a trip to the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships.

Lions 4x400 Enjoys Season-Best Performance Apr 14, 2012

MOBILE, Ala. - Four individual athletes and the men's relay teams took home event victories Saturday for Southeastern Louisiana at the USA Invitational in Mobile, Ala.

Southeastern Travels To South Alabama Apr 12, 2012

HAMMOND, La. – With just one week left until cutting the ribbon on its new track facility with the first home meet in more than a decade, the Southeastern Louisiana track and field program will compete Friday and Saturday at the USA Invitational in Mobile, Ala.

Burst Leads The Way For Southeastern Apr 7, 2012

RUSTON, La. – Bethany Burst led the way for the Southeastern Louisiana distance runners Saturday, finishing second in the women's 1,500-meter run at the Jim Mize Inivitational in Ruston, La.

Pfantz Sets New Pole Vault Record Apr 6, 2012

HAMMOND – Brittany Pfantz set a new Lady Lion outdoor record in the pole vault Friday and she joined two other Southeastern Louisiana athletes as event winners at the Leon Johnson NSU Invitational in Natchitoches, La.

Southeastern To Compete At NSU, Jim Mize Invitational Apr 5, 2012

HAMMOND – Southeastern Louisiana returns to full-squad competition with a pair of meets Friday and Saturday. Most of the squad will participate at the NSU Invitational Friday in Natchitoches, La., while the distance runners will travel to Ruston, La., to compete at the Jim Mize Invitational.

Simmons Finishes Fourth In Pole Vault Mar 29, 2012

HAMMOND – Facing off against top-notch competition Thursday, Southeastern Louisiana's Kovey Simmons tied for fourth in the men's pole vault at the Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays in Austin, Texas.

Simmons Sets Lion Pole Vault Record Mar 24, 2012

HAMMOND – Kovey Simmons set a school record in the men's pole vault Saturday and several Lady Lions turned in some of the best performances in Southeastern Louisiana history at the LSU Relays in Baton Rouge, La.

Lions, Lady Lions Head To LSU Relays Mar 22, 2012

HAMMOND – With the experience of a full meet accomplished, Southeastern Louisiana head track and field coach Sean Brady is eager to see some improvement from his underclassmen at the LSU Relays Friday and Saturday in Baton Rouge, La.

Ogashi, Pole Vaulters Win Events Mar 18, 2012

HAMMOND – Strong efforts by jumper Michelle Ogashi and the Southeastern Louisiana pole vaulters Saturday countered a mixed effort by the youthful program at the Louisiana Classics.

Southeastern To Stretch Legs In Louisiana Classics Mar 14, 2012

HAMMOND – After rain wiped out several chances to compete last weekend, Southeastern Louisiana will finally be able to stretch its legs Thursday through Saturday at the Louisiana Classics in Lafayette, La.

Grover Sets School Record Mar 3, 2012

HAMMOND – Southeastern Louisiana senior Shannon Grover set the school record in the men's indoor 200-meter dash Saturday at the NCAA Qualifying meet in Birmingham, Ala.

Simmons Sets Lion Indoor Record Mar 2, 2012

HAMMOND – Southeastern Louisiana's Kovey Simmons set a Lion indoor record in the pole vault (17 feet, four inches) at the NCAA qualifying meet Friday at LSU.

Pfantz Pole Vault Effort Paces Southeastern Feb 17, 2012

HAMMOND – Southeastern Louisiana junior Brittany Pfantz missed tying the school indoor pole vault record by less than one inch at the LSU Twilight meet Friday in Baton Rouge, La.

Southeastern To Compete At LSU Twilight Feb 16, 2012

HAMMOND – With the Southland Conference Indoor Championships just a week away the Southeastern Louisiana track and field program will squeeze in one last chance to compete and qualify athletes Friday at the LSU Twilight meet in Baton Rouge, La.

Southeastern Wins Eight Events at McNeese Indoor II Feb 3, 2012

HAMMOND – The first full-squad participation of the season produced a strong effort Friday by the Southeastern Louisiana track and field program at the Jeff Davis Bank McNeese Indoor II in Lake Charles, La.

Southeastern to Compete at McNeese Indoor Meet Feb 2, 2012

HAMMOND – The Southeastern Louisiana track and field program will participate in its first full indoor meet of the season Friday at the Jeff Davis Bank McNeese Indoor II in Lake Charles, La.

Lion, Lady Lion Multi-Event Athletes Gain Valuable Experience Jan 27, 2012

HAMMOND – Running on the banked track in Arkansas State's Convocation Center Friday, three Southeastern Louisiana athletes gained the experience needed to aid in further competition while competing on day one of the ASTATE Invitational in Jonesboro, Ark.

Split Squads Compete In Two States Jan 13, 2012

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Veteran Southeastern Louisiana athletes turned in solid performances Friday at the UAB Blazer Invitational in Birmingham, Ala., and the McNeese Indoor I in Lake Charles, La.

Lions, Lady Lions Open Indoor Season Dec 1, 2011

HAMMOND – The Southeastern track and field team opens its indoor season Friday at the ASU Kickoff Klassic in Jonesboro, Ark. The meet is the first of four regular-season indoor meets for the Lions and Lady Lions.

New Track Complex Photo Gallery Now On-Line Oct 18, 2011

Southeastern Louisiana University track and field fans can now access the latest photo gallery of the new Track and Field Complex located on North Oak Street adjacent to the Kinesiology Building.

Lady Lions 5th, Lions 6th at Southland Conference Championships Oct 1, 2011

HAMMOND – In the final meet for the Southland Conference Championships, sophomore Joseph LeGrange and junior Bethany Burst were the top finishers for the Southeastern Louisiana cross country teams in Saturday's McNeese Cowboy Stampede at the Enos Derbonne Sports Complex.

Southeastern Men 5th, Women 11th at Auburn Invitational Sep 11, 2011

AUBURN, Ala. – Southeastern Louisiana sophomore Joseph LeGrangeand junior Bethany Burst helped the Lions and Lady Lion cross country teams to a strong showing at the Auburn Invitational Friday evening at the Conway Acres Farm. 

Southeastern Men 5th, Women 11th at Auburn Invitational Sep 9, 2011

AUBURN, Ala. – Southeastern Louisiana sophomore Joseph LeGrange and junior Bethany Burst helped the Lions and Lady Lion cross country teams to a strong showing at the Auburn Invitational Friday evening at the Conway Acres Farm.

Southeastern to Compete in Auburn Invitational Sep 8, 2011

HAMMOND – The Southeastern Louisiana men's and women's cross country teams will be back in action on Friday when it heads to Auburn, Ala. to compete in the Auburn Invitational at Conway Acres Farm.

Lions, Lady Lions Open Season At McNeese State Relays Sep 2, 2011

LAKE CHARLES – Southeastern Louisiana's Joseph LeGrange and Paul Arthur teamed up to produce a fifth-place finish and lead the Lions' cross country team in the season-opening McNeese State Cross Country Relays at the Enos Derbonne Sports Center.

Hammond Chamber Launches Initiative In Support Of Southeastern Aug 26, 2011

HAMMOND – The Hammond Chamber of Commerce officially launched an initiative Aug. 25 in support of Southeastern Louisiana University students and student-athletes. The “Our Town, Our Team” initiative was introduced by Chamber Board Chairman Chris Moody during the chamber lunch meeting at Twelve Oaks on Southeastern's campus.

Rop, Pfantz, Living Earn Southland All-Academic Honors Jun 22, 2011

HAMMOND – Southeastern Louisiana University track student-athletes Henry Rop, Brittany Pfantz and Renada Living were named to the 2011 Southland Conference Men's and Women's Track and Field/Cross Country All-Academic Teams which were announced by the league office on Wednesday.

Simmons Vaults Into NCAA Championships May 27, 2011

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Southeastern Louisiana junior Kovey Simmons was one of 11 student-athletes to clear a meet-high 17-0.75 feet (5.20 meters) in the pole vault and punched his ticket to next month's NCAA Championships on Friday at the NCAA East Preliminary Round at the Robert C. Haugh Track and Field Complex on the Indiana University Campus.

Pfantz Leads Southeastern on Opening Day of NCAA East Preliminary Round May 26, 2011

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Southeastern Louisiana sophomore Brittany Pfantz finished 13th in the women's pole vault, narrowly missing a spot in next month's NCAA Championships, on the opening day of the NCAA Outdoor East Preliminary Round Thursday at the Robert C. Haugh Track and Field Complex on the Indiana University campus.

Southeastern Sends Five to NCAA East Preliminary Round May 25, 2011

HAMMOND – Five members of the Southeastern Louisiana track and field team will compete in the NCAA East Outdoor Track and Field Preliminary Round, which begins on Thursday at the Robert C. Haugh Track and Field Complex on the Indiana University campus.

Schultheis Paces Southeastern at Southland Outdoor Championships May 15, 2011

NATCHITOCHES, La. – Southeastern Louisiana senior Judith Schultheis posted two of the Lady Lions' five All-Southland performances on the final day of the Southland Conference Outdoor Championships Sunday at the Walter Ledet Track Complex on the campus of Northwestern State University.

Rochon, Rop Lead Southeastern on Day Two of Southland Championships May 14, 2011

NATCHITOCHES, La. – Southeastern Louisiana senior Henry Rop and sophomore Shalicia Rochon were the high scorers on the men's and women's side, respectively, for the Lions on day two of the Southland Conference Outdoor Championships Saturday at the Walter Ledet Track Complex on the campus of Northwestern State University.

Rop Leads Lions on Day One of Southland Championships May 13, 2011

NATCHITOCHES, La. – Southeastern Louisiana senior Henry Rop posted a third-place finish in the 10,000 meter run to lead the Lions on the opening day of the Southland Conference Outdoor Championships Friday afternoon at the Walter Ledet Track Complex on the campus of Northwestern State University.

Lions to challenge Louisiana schools at ULL meet Apr 29, 2011

Winding down its outdoor season, the Southeastern Louisiana track and field team heads to Lafayette for the Cole-Lancon Invitational Saturday. It is the final outdoor meet for the Lions and Lady Lions prior to the Southland Conference Championships.

Burst tops own best at LSU Alumni Gold Apr 23, 2011

BATON ROUGE – Sophomore Bethany Burst finished with a season-best time in the women's 300 meter steeplechase at the LSU Alumni Gold and three other season-high marks were set by Southeastern athletes.

Lions, Lady Lions To Compete At LSU Alumni Gold Apr 22, 2011

BATON ROUGE – The Southeastern Louisiana University track and field team will send 27 participants to the 2011 LSU Alumni Gold at Bernie Moore Track Stadium on the campus of Louisiana State University.

Southeastern Earns Three First-Place Finishes At NSU Invitational Apr 16, 2011

NATCHITOCHES – Henry Rop, Michael Rheams and Brittany Pfantz each turned in first-place performances and the Southeastern Louisiana track and field team notched several season-bests in the 2011 Leon Johnson Northwestern State Invitational on Saturday at the Walter Ledet Track Complex.

Simmons Sets School Record In Pole Vault At Texas Relays Apr 8, 2011

AUSTIN, Texas – Kovey Simmons shattered the school record in the men's pole vault with a mark of 17 feet, 0.75 inches to pace the Southeastern Louisiana track and field team at the 84th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays at Mike A. Myers Stadium on the University of Texas campus.

Lions, Lady Lions To Compete At Prestigious Texas Relays Apr 6, 2011

AUSTIN, Texas – The Southeastern Louisiana University track and field team will send 11 student-athletes to the prestigious 2011 84th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays at Mike A. Myers Stadium on the University of Texas campus.

Ogashi's Record Paces Southeastern At Jim Mize Invitational Apr 2, 2011

RUSTON – Michelle Ogashi set a school-record in the women’s triple jump while Michael Rheams claimed the men’s triple jump title as the Southeastern Louisiana track and field team finished competition on Saturday at the Jim Mize Invitational, hosted by Louisiana Tech.

Pole Vaulters Sweep As Southeastern Competes At Louisiana Classics Mar 19, 2011

LAFAYETTE – Pole vaulters Kovey Simmons and Brittany Pfantz each swept to individual titles while Chelsey Steele claimed the title in the women’s javelin to lead the Southeastern Louisiana University track and field team at the Louisiana Classics on Saturday.

View Photos Of The New Track And Field Complex Mar 16, 2011

Southeastern track and field fans, along with alumni, students and community supporters can now view the latest photos of the new Southeastern Track and Field Complex, currently under construction along N. Oak Street.

Schultheis, Grover Sweep Southland Track Awards Mar 16, 2011

FRISCO, Texas – Southeastern Louisiana seniors Shannon Grover and Judith Schultheis have been named the Southland Conference men’s and women’s track and field athlete of the week, respectively, the league office announced Wednesday.

Lions Head West To Compete In Cowboy Relays Mar 11, 2011

HAMMOND – After an impressive outdoor debut on Wednesday, the Southeastern Louisiana track and field team heads west to Lake Charles to compete in the annual McNeese State Cowboy Relays on Saturday.

Southeastern Track Dominates Tulane Team Challenge Mar 10, 2011

NEW ORLEANS – Judith Schultheis recorded three first-place finishes on the women’s side while Shannon Grover also earned victories in three events as the Southeastern Louisiana track and field team dominated the Tulane Team Challenge on Wednesday at Tad Gormley Stadium.

Shallow Wins Weight Throw at LSU Last Chance Meet Mar 5, 2011

BATON ROUGE – Southeastern Louisiana senior Adonson Shallow will head into next week’s NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships with some momentum after winning the weight throw at the LSU Last Chance Meet Friday night at the Carl Maddox Fieldhouse.

Lions Finish Ninth, Lady Lions 10th at Southland Indoors Feb 26, 2011

NORMAN, Okla. – Junior Michelle Ogashi earned All-Southland Conference honors in the triple jump to highlight the Southeastern Louisiana track and field teams’ efforts on the final day of the Southland Conference Indoor Championships Saturday at the Mosier Indoor Facility on the University of Oklahoma campus.

Living, Simmons Lead Southeastern on Day One of Southland Championships Feb 25, 2011

NORMAN, Okla. – All-Conference performances by junior Renada Living and junior Kovey Simmons highlighted the Southeastern Louisiana men’s and women’s track and field team’s performance on the opening day of the Southland Conference Indoor Championships Friday at the Mosier Indoor Facility.

Youthful Southeastern Heads to Southland Indoor Championships Feb 24, 2011

NORMAN, Okla. – The Southeastern Louisiana men’s and women’s track and field teams will compete in the 2011 Southland Conference Indoor Championships, which begin Friday at the Mosier Indoor Facility on the University of Oklahoma campus.

Rop, Ogashi Lead Southeastern at LSU Twilight Feb 18, 2011

BATON ROUGE – Southeastern Louisiana senior Henry Rop won the mile run with a Southland Conference Championship qualifying time of 4:25.29 to highlight the Southeastern performance at the LSU Twilight Meet Friday night at the Carl Maddox Field House on the LSU campus.

Southeastern to Compete in LSU Twilight in Final Non-Conference Tuneup Feb 17, 2011

BATON ROUGE – The Southeastern Louisiana men’s and women’s track and field teams will have their final preparation for the Southland Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships Championships on Friday, when they compete in the LSU Twilight meet at the Carl Maddox Field House on the LSU campus.

Simmons Leads Southeastern at McNeese Indoor II Feb 5, 2011

LAKE CHARLES – Southeastern Louisiana junior Kovey Simmons won the pole vault, clearing a school-record 5.05 meters and was one of 19 Southeastern student-athletes to post Southland Conference Indoor Championship standards at the Jeff Davis McNeese Indoor II Saturday at the McNeese State Recreation Complex.

Shallow Wins Twice; Lions Impressive At Houston Indoor Invite Jan 30, 2011

HOUSTON – Adonson Shallow continued his impressive start, earning individual wins in the shot put and weight throw, and the Southeastern Louisiana University indoor track and field team turned in a solid performance as the Houston Indoor Invitational concluded late Saturday at Yeoman Fieldhouse.

Pfantz, Atkinson Pace Lions After First Day Of Houston Indoor Jan 28, 2011

HOUSTON – Southeastern Louisiana’s Brittany Pfantz recorded a fifth-place performance in the women’s pole vault recording a mark of 11 feet, 7.75 inches while Stephen Atkinson finished 10th in the men’s heptathlon after the first day of the Houston Indoor Invitational on Friday at Yeoman Fieldhouse.

Southeastern Heads West For Houston Indoor Invitational Jan 27, 2011

HAMMOND – Fresh off its season debut two weeks ago, the Southeastern Louisiana University track and field team returns to action beginning Friday when it competes in the Houston Indoor Invitational and Multi Events at Yeoman Fieldhouse.

Lions, Lady Lions Impress at LSU Purple Tiger Invitational Jan 15, 2011

BATON ROUGE – Southeastern Louisiana senior Adonson Shallow won the shot put to highlight a day that saw the Lions and Lady Lions combine for 13 top-five finishes in the indoor season opening LSU Purple Tiger Invitational Saturday afternoon at the Carl Maddox Field House.

LeGrange Tabbed as State's Top Freshman Dec 12, 2010

LAKE CHARLES -- Southeastern Louisiana’s Joseph LeGrange has been named Men’s Cross Country Freshman of the Year by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association. Plus, senior Henry Rop and senior Naomi Jeruto are LSWA All-Louisiana selections.

Jeruto, LeGrange, Rop Ready for Regionals Nov 12, 2010

WACO, Texas – Three Southeastern Louisiana student-athletes will compete Saturday in the NCAA South Central Regionals at Cottonwood Creek Golf Course. Senior Henry Rop leads the group, following a third consecutive top ten finish at the Southland Conference Championships. He’ll be joined by freshman Joseph LeGrange and senior Naomi Jeruto.

Rop Settles for Sixth at Conference Championships Oct 28, 2010

BEAUMONT, Texas – Southeastern Louisiana senior Henry Rop fell short of his ultimate goal, but did secure a solid sixth place finish at the Southland Conference Cross Country Championships at Bayou Din Golf Club. Having earned top ten placements the past two years, Rop was hoping to break through and bring home the title in his final season.

Lions Claw for Conference Cross Country Crowns Oct 27, 2010

BEAUMONT, Texas – The Southeastern Louisiana men’s and women’s cross country teams compete in the Southland Conference Championships Thursday morning at Bayou Din Golf Club. Senior Henry Rop will be looking for his fourth straight individual victory and first league title.

Southeastern Men First, Women Second at Choctaw Open Oct 16, 2010

CLINTON, Miss. – Southeastern Louisiana senior Henry Rop picked up his third straight individual victory, leading the Lions to a team win at the Choctaw Open. The meet, hosted by Mississippi College, also saw the Southeastern women take second place.

Southeastern Makes Trip to Mississippi College Meet Oct 15, 2010

HAMMOND – The Southeastern Louisiana men’s and women’s cross country teams wrap up the regular season Saturday when they travel to the Choctaw Open in Clinton, Miss. It is Southeastern’s final tune-up before the Southland Conference Championships.

Jeruto, LeGrange Lead Lions in Lake Charles Oct 9, 2010

LAKE CHARLES – Southeastern Louisiana senior Naomi Jeruto finished in eighth place to lead the women’s cross country team at the McNeese State Stampede Saturday morning. Freshman Joseph LeGrange earned a 12th place finish to pace the Southeastern men.

McNeese State Stampede Next for Southeastern Oct 8, 2010

HAMMOND – Southeastern Louisiana student-athletes will be among over 600 competitors at one of the season’s largest cross country meets Saturday, the McNeese State Stampede. In addition to the men’s and women’s college events, the meet features high school, junior high and elementary racers, plus an open fun run.

Rop Wins Weekly Southland Honor Sep 28, 2010

FRISCO, Texas – Southeastern Louisiana senior Henry Rop and McNeese State senior Tinette Burger were named the Southland Conference men’s and women’s cross country athletes of the week, respectively, by vote of the league’s sports information directors Tuesday.

Cross Country Photo Gallery Available Sep 27, 2010

Men's and women's cross country photos from the LSU Invitational on Sept. 25 are now online. The Lions earned a fourth place finish, while the Lady Lions took sixth at Highland Road Park. Individually, Henry Rop won the men's race and Naomi Jeruto led the Southeastern women in 15th place.

Southeastern’s Rop Foils Field at LSU Sep 25, 2010

BATON ROUGE – Southeastern Louisiana senior Henry Rop broke away from the lead pack late and won the LSU Invitational by over 18 seconds Saturday at Highland Road Park. As a team, the Lion men finished fourth, while the Lady Lions took sixth place.

Southeastern Cross Country Bound for Baton Rouge Sep 24, 2010

HAMMOND – The Southeastern Louisiana men’s and women’s cross country teams make a short trip to Baton Rouge Saturday for the LSU Invitational at Highland Road Park. Most of Southeastern’s student-athletes are very familiar with the course, having competed there in either high school or college.

Southeastern’s Rop Runs to Victory in Mobile Sep 18, 2010

MOBILE, Ala. – Southeastern Louisiana senior Henry Rop crossed the finish line over 10 seconds before his nearest competitor to win Saturday’s Azalea City Classic. Rop completed the 5K race in 15:21.63. Team-wise, the Southeastern men finished third, as did the Lady Lions.

Southeastern Aims for Big Day at Azalea City Classic Sep 17, 2010

HAMMOND – The cross country season continues Saturday for Southeastern Louisiana, as the Lions and Lady Lions head to Mobile, Ala., for the Azalea City Classic. The meet, hosted by the University of South Alabama, includes 5K races for the men and women.

Strong Start to Cross Country Season for Southeastern Sep 3, 2010

LAKE CHARLES – The Southeastern Louisiana men’s and women’s cross country teams opened their seasons at the McNeese State Distance Relay Friday night, and left coaches excited about progress made in the off-season.

Curry Returns Home to Run Final Season Sep 2, 2010

HAMMOND – Whitney Curry won 11 individual high school state championships and was part of six team titles with St. Thomas Aquinas, propelling her to a spot on the Wake Forest cross country team. Four years later, bachelor’s degree in hand, she’s back home to run for the Southeastern Louisiana Lady Lions.

Southeastern Cross Country Student-Athletes Report Aug 13, 2010

HAMMOND – With the season just three weeks away, members of Southeastern Louisiana’s men’s and women’s cross country teams officially reported to campus Friday. Student-athletes went through physicals and meetings, and then had their first run as a group.

Track Stars Collect All-Louisiana Honors Jun 26, 2010

BATON ROUGE -- Southeastern Louisiana earned 11 spots on the All-Louisiana team, with 10 individuals and one relay squad making the list. The team, presented by the Louisiana Sportswriters Association, is chosen by a list of the three top times or distances in track and field's outdoor events.

Southeastern's Roberts Claims ESPN the Magazine Academic All-America Accolades Jun 22, 2010

HAMMOND – A day after being named the Southland Conference Men’s Outdoor Track and Field Student-Athlete of the Year, Southeastern Louisiana senior Cory Roberts was named to the 2010 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA)/ESPN the Magazine Academic All-America Men’s Track and Field/Cross Country Team in an announcement from the CoSIDA office on Tuesday.

Roberts, Kapkiai, Sanchez Earn Conference All-Academic Honors Jun 21, 2010

FRISCO, Texas – Southeastern Louisiana senior Cory Roberts has been crowned Capital One Bank/Southland Conference Men’s Outdoor Track and Field Student-Athlete of the Year for the second straight season, the league announced Monday. The cross country/track and field all-academic teams were named as well, featuring Roberts along with a pair of Lady Lions, junior Dorcas Kapkiai and sophomore Lacey Sanchez.

Shallow 11th in Shot Put, Returns to Hammond as All-American Jun 12, 2010

EUGENE, Ore. – The NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships ended Saturday with Southeastern Louisiana senior Adonson Shallow taking in 11th place in shot put. Still, he leaves historic Hayward Field as an All-American, earning the status Wednesday in discus.

Shallow Fouls on All Hammer Attempts, Moves to Shot Put Saturday Jun 11, 2010

EUGENE, Ore. – Following a fourth place finish in discus Wednesday, Southeastern Louisiana senior Adonson Shallow was unable to register a mark in hammer throw at the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships Friday at Hayward Field. He fouled on all three attempts.

Photos Available from Southland Outdoor Championships Jun 10, 2010

Photo galleries from the three days of competition at the 2010 Southland Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships are now available. The Southeastern Louisiana men finished in third place, while the Lady Lions took eighth.

Southeastern Superstar Shallow Strives for National Championships Jun 8, 2010

EUGENE, Ore. – All season, it has been the goal of Southeastern Louisiana senior Adonson Shallow to claim All-American status. He can accomplish that and win national titles in three events June 9-12 at the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships at historic Hayward Field. Shallow earned spots in the discus, hammer throw and shot put competitions.

Southeastern's Shallow Earns USTFCCCA Honor Jun 4, 2010

HAMMOND – Southeastern Louisiana senior thrower Adonson Shallow added to his list of individual honors on Thursday, when he was named the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association South Central Region Field Athlete of the Year in an announcement from the USTFCCCA.

Shallow Wins Discus at Regionals, Goes Three-for-Three May 29, 2010

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Southeastern Louisiana senior Adonson Shallow won the discus competition at the East Preliminary Round Saturday at Irwin Belk Track, advancing to the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships in a third event. He already earned spots in hammer throw Thursday and shot put Friday.

Shallow Reaches Nationals in Shot, Tries for Trifecta Saturday May 28, 2010

GREENSBORO, N.C. – After earning a spot in hammer throw Thursday, Southeastern Louisiana senior Adonson Shallow assured himself a place in the shot put competition at the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships, finishing in third place at the East Preliminary Round at Irwin Belk Track on Friday. Saturday, Shallow will attempt to advance in discus.

Shallow Reaches Nationals in Shot, Goes for Trifecta Saturday May 28, 2010

GREENSBORO, N.C. – After earning a spot in hammer throw Thursday, Southeastern Louisiana senior Adonson Shallow assured himself a place in the shot put competition at the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships, finishing in third place at the East Preliminary Round at Irwin Belk Track on Friday. Saturday, Shallow will attempt to advance in discus.

Southeastern’s Shallow Punches Ticket to Eugene May 27, 2010

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Southeastern Louisiana senior Adonson Shallow secured a spot in the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships, thanks to a fifth place finish in hammer throw at the East Preliminary Round at Irwin Belk Track, home of North Carolina A&T University.

Top Southeastern Track and Field Athletes Head to Regionals May 23, 2010

HAMMOND – The quest for national championships continues for nine individuals and one relay team from the Southeastern Louisiana track and field program this week. The NCAA Division I East Preliminary Round runs from Thursday-Saturday at Irwin Belk Track in Greensboro, North Carolina.

Southeastern Senior Shallow is Southland’s Athlete of the Year May 19, 2010

HAMMOND – Following a weekend that saw him score the most points of anyone at the league’s outdoor championships, Southeastern Louisiana senior Adonson Shallow has been named the Southland Conference men’s track and field athlete of the year and outstanding field performer for the 2010 outdoor season, based on a vote by coaches.

Sanchez, Schultheis, Shallow Sparkle for Southeastern May 16, 2010

ARLINGTON, Texas – The final day of the Southland Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships started with a women’s pole vault victory for Southeastern Louisiana’s Lacey Sanchez, followed by a third event title for Adonson Shallow in the men’s discus. Later, Judith Schultheis pulled off an upset win in the women’s 400 meter hurdles.

Shallow, Muhammad Lead Lions on Wet Opening Day May 14, 2010

ARLINGTON, Texas – Southeastern Louisiana used a one-two punch of Adonson Shallow and Faisal Muhammad to take an early lead at the Southland Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships at UT Arlington’s Maverick Stadium. At the end of a rain-soaked Friday, the Lions found themselves in third place. Meanwhile, the Lady Lions are in fourth place, just five points off the lead.

No. 35 Southeastern Seeks Championship Repeat May 11, 2010

HAMMOND – The Southeastern Louisiana men’s track and field team will defend its Southland Conference outdoor championship Friday-Sunday in Arlington, Texas, a year after claiming the first SLC title in program history. The Lions enter the 2010 meet ranked No. 35 nationally by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.

Construction Continues on New Track May 11, 2010

HAMMOND -- Southeastern Louisiana’s new track and field facility is taking shape at the corner of North Oaks Street and Tennessee Avenue on campus. Right now, the area mainly features construction equipment and piles of dirt, but soon it will become a place for the Lions and Lady Lions to train and compete.

Southeastern Track Looks to the Future May 4, 2010

While the Southland Conference Outdoor Championships loom on May 14-16, the Southeastern Louisiana track and field program is also preparing for next season and beyond. The Lions have added several top-tier student-athletes from the region, plus a distance runner that hails from Pennsylvania.

Southeastern Terrific in Final Tune-Ups for Conference May 1, 2010

LAFAYETTE/NATCHITOCHES -- Adonson Shallow now owns three of the four men’s throwing records at Southeastern Louisiana following two more amazing performances this week. He led the Lions at Louisiana-Lafayette’s Cole-Lancon Twilight meet Thursday and the Northwestern State Invitational Saturday.

Lions Win Nine Events in Lafayette Apr 29, 2010

In the first of two meets this week, the Southeastern Louisiana track and field program racked up nine event titles Thursday at the Cole-Lancoln Twilight, hosted by Louisiana-Lafayette. Check out the results and watch for a complete recap following Saturday's Northwestern State Invitational.

Two Pelican State Stops for Southeastern Apr 28, 2010

HAMMOND – The Southeastern Louisiana track and field program will send student-athletes to a pair of meets this week. The majority of the squad will compete in the Cole-Lancon Twilight meet at Louisiana-Lafayette Thursday, while a smaller group is set to take part in the Northwestern State Invitational Saturday.

Lions Return to Red Stick for Alumni Gold Apr 15, 2010

HAMMOND – The Southeastern Louisiana men’s and women’s track and field teams visit Baton Rouge for the second time during the outdoor season this weekend for the LSU Alumni Gold meet. The Lions and Lady Lions are coming off a performance at the South Alabama Invitational that saw them combine to take 11 event titles and nine runner-up finishes.

Southeastern Earns 11 Event Titles in Mobile Apr 10, 2010

MOBILE, Ala. – Michael Rheams and Judith Schultheis each won an event and finished second in another as part of the Southeastern Louisiana effort at the South Alabama Invitational track and field meet Saturday. Overall, the Lions and Lady Lions combined to win 11 events and register nine runner-up finishes.

South Alabama Meet Next for Southeastern Track Apr 8, 2010

HAMMOND – After some of their top performers competed in the Texas Relays last week, the entire Southeastern Louisiana men’s and women’s track teams will be back together for the South Alabama Invitational in Mobile on Saturday.

Southeastern Shines in Lone Star State Apr 3, 2010

AUSTIN, Texas -- Competing alongside some of the nation’s top student-athletes, Southeastern Louisiana’s Adonson Shallow finished in fourth place in discus and ninth in hammer throw at the Texas Relays. Other special performances included Adlus Wiltz and Shannon Grover reaching the finals in their events, plus Yvette Schubert racking up a top 10 finish.

LSU Relays Photo Gallery Now Available Apr 1, 2010

The Southeastern Lions participated in the LSU Relays outdoor track and field meet on March 26-27, and the action was captured for an online photo gallery. Prints are also available for purchase.

Top Lions Tackle Texas Relays Mar 31, 2010

AUSTIN, Texas -- Some of Southeastern's top track and field student-athletes are in the Lone Star State's capital city this week for one of the most prestigious meets in the nation, the Texas Relays. Competition begins Wednesday and runs through Saturday.

Southeastern’s Schubert, Shallow Win Events at LSU Relays Mar 27, 2010

BATON ROUGE – Southeastern senior Yvette Schubert won the women’s javelin competition and senior Adonson Shallow captured the hammer throw title Friday at the LSU Relays. Shallow followed that up with a win in the discus throw Saturday, plus a runner-up performance in shot put.

Southeastern’s Grover, Shallow Rank Among Nation’s Best Entering LSU Meet Mar 25, 2010

HAMMOND – For the first time during the outdoor season, the Southeastern Louisiana men’s and women’s track and field teams head to Baton Rouge Friday and Saturday for the LSU Relays. In addition to the home standing Tigers, the Lions will face nationally ranked Louisville and Memphis, plus state rivals Grambling, Louisiana Tech and Southern.

Shallow Wins Conference Award, Ranked Second in Nation Mar 24, 2010

Southeastern Louisiana senior Adonson Shallow has been named the Southland Conference men’s track and field athlete of the week, while Northwestern State junior Trecey Rew has been named the women’s track and field athlete of the week, the league office announced Wednesday.

Hammer Throw Highlights Split Weekend for Southeastern Mar 20, 2010

Every hammer throw athlete for Southeastern Louisiana set a personal best during the Jim Mize Invitational at Louisiana Tech as part of a weekend that saw the team divided between Ruston and the Louisiana Classics at Louisiana-Lafayette. Adonson Shallow’s winning effort in the men’s competition set a new school record, while Renada Living captured a victory on the women’s side.

Southeastern Split: Competing in Lafayette, Ruston Mar 19, 2010

Southeastern Louisiana’s track and field teams will be divided this weekend. Decathletes and jumpers are at the Louisiana Classics in Lafayette, while the remaining student-athletes made the trek to Ruston for the Jim Mize Invitational.

Shallow Earns 10th Place Finish at NCAA Indoor Mar 13, 2010

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Southeastern Louisiana’s Adonson Shallow finished 10th in the weight throw competition at the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships Saturday. He was the first male student-athlete in program history to compete at indoor nationals.

Outdoor Season Underway for Southeastern Track Mar 13, 2010

LAKE CHARLES – Southeastern Louisiana racked up seven event titles at the McNeese Cowboy Relays, the opening meet for the outdoor track and field season. Five of those came as part of the men’s second place effort, while the women’s team garnered a pair of individual victories en route to a fifth place finish.

Southeastern Starts Outdoor Campaign at McNeese Mar 12, 2010

HAMMOND – While Adonson Shallow competes for an indoor national championship, his Southeastern Louisiana teammates begin the outdoor season Saturday at the Cowboy Relays in Lake Charles. In addition to host McNeese State, the Lions and Lady Lions will go against Louisiana-Lafayette, Louisiana-Monroe, Northwestern State and Wiley College.

Southeastern’s Shallow in NCAA Indoor Championships Mar 8, 2010

HAMMOND – Southeastern Louisiana junior Adonson Shallow will be the first male in program history to compete in the NCAA Division I Indoor Track and Field Championships. His invitation became official when the governing body released its participant list Monday night.

Last Chance for Lions Mar 4, 2010

LIVE RESULTS HAMMOND – Southeastern Louisiana junior Adonson Shallow has already all but guaranteed himself a spot in the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships, and the door hasn’t closed on more members of the team joining him. Three other Lions have one final attempt to reach national standards at the LSU Last Chance Meet Friday in Baton Rouge.

Southeastern's Shallow: Simply Outstanding Mar 3, 2010

Southeastern Louisiana junior Adonson Shallow is the 2010 Southland Conference men’s outstanding field performer, the league office announced Wednesday. Shallow won the men’s weight throw for the second consecutive season, improving his throw from a season ago with a heave of 68-feet-11 ¾-inches (21.02m).

Lions Men Finish Fifth, Women 11th at Conference Indoor Feb 27, 2010

NORMAN, Okla. – Southeastern Louisiana’s men took fifth place at the Southland Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships, while the Lion women wound up in 11th. Senior Adonson Shallow again provided the biggest highlight of the day for Southeastern, earning his second individual victory and setting another school record in the process.

Shallow Shatters Conference Record, Lions in Third Place Feb 26, 2010

NORMAN, Okla. – Southeastern Louisiana senior Adonson Shallow destroyed his own school and conference record to win the weight throw competition at the Southland Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships. His effort helped the Lions end opening day in third place.

Southeastern Shoots for Indoor Titles This Weekend Feb 25, 2010

NORMAN, Okla. – Southeastern Louisiana competes in the 2010 Southland Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships Friday and Saturday at the Mosier Indoor Facility on the campus of the University of Oklahoma. The last time all of the league’s teams met, Southeastern won the 2009 men’s outdoor title.

Southeastern Solid in Final Tune-up for Conference Feb 20, 2010

BATON ROUGE – The Southeastern Louisiana men’s 4x400 meter relay team won its event Friday to cap a strong performance at the LSU Twilight Invitational, the Lions’ final meet before the Southland Conference Indoor Championships.

Track and Field Media Guide Online Feb 19, 2010

The 2009-10 Southeastern Louisiana track and field media guide is now available online. It includes student-athlete profiles, coaches' biographies, all-time records and more. The cover features the 2009 Southland Conference men's outdoor championship trophy.

Southeastern Track Makes Short Trek to LSU Feb 18, 2010

HAMMOND – The Southeastern Louisiana men’s and women’s track and field teams return to Baton Rouge Friday for the LSU Twilight Invitational (view live results). It is their final meet before the Southland Conference Indoor Championships.

Lions Regain Momentum at McNeese State Feb 5, 2010

LAKE CHARLES – Following a sub-par showing last week in Houston, the Southeastern Louisiana men’s and women’s track and field teams bounced back with solid performances at the Jeff Davis Bank McNeese Indoor Meet on Friday.

Shallow is Southland Athlete of the Week Winner Feb 3, 2010

FRISCO, Texas – Northwestern State junior Trecey Rew has been named the Southland Conference women’s track and field athlete of the week, while Southeastern Louisiana senior Adonson Shallow has been named the conference’s men’s track and field athlete of the week, the league office announced Wednesday.

Muhammad, Shallow Win Events in Houston Jan 30, 2010

HOUSTON – A pair of Southeastern Louisiana student-athletes claimed event titles at the Houston Indoor Invitational Friday and Saturday at Yeoman Fieldhouse. Adonson Shallow broke his own school record to win the shot put competition, while teammate Faisal Muhammad topped Shallow to take the weight throw championship.

Shallow Shatters Records at Purple Tiger Jan 22, 2010

Southeastern Louisiana senior Adonson Shallow set school records in weight throw and shot put at LSU’s Purple Tiger Invitational Friday at Carl Maddox Field House. His performances were the Lions’ biggest highlights of the meet, which was not scored.

Southeastern Men Win McNeese Invitational, Women 2nd Jan 15, 2010

LAKE CHARLES – The Southeastern Louisiana men’s track and field team won the McNeese State Indoor Invite Friday, topping the home standing Cowboys by 48 points. In the women’s division, the Cowgirls captured first place, tallying 22 more points than second place Southeastern.

Back on Track: Lions Resume Indoor Season Jan 14, 2010

LAKE CHARLES – Following a nearly six-week break from competition, the Southeastern Louisiana track and field teams return to action Friday at the McNeese State Indoor Invite. The meet gives student-athletes a chance to participate before the spring semester begins next Tuesday.

Arkansas State Kickoff Classic Photo Gallery Now On-Line Jan 12, 2010

A photo gallery of the Dec. 5 Arkansas State Kickoff Classic indoor track and field meet is now available on-line. Head coach Sean Brady characterized it as a tremendous performance, as the Lions only brought about half of their roster, but still managed to set 15 personal bests.

Brady, Kapkiai, Jeruto Claim State Honors Dec 19, 2009

HAMMOND – Southeastern Louisana's Sean Brady is the men’s cross country coach of the year, according to the Louisiana Sports Writers Association, heading an impressive showing by the Lions. Dorcus Kapkiai shares female runner of the year honors, while Naomi Jeruto is the female newcomer of the year.

Rop Named Top Southland Student-Athlete Dec 15, 2009

FRISCO, Texas - Southeastern Louisiana’s Henry Rop and Texas A&M-Corpus Christi’s Anne Ronoh have been named the Capital One/Southland Conference Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Student-Athletes of the Year.

Strong Showing as Southeastern Starts Indoor Season Dec 5, 2009

JONESBORO, Ark. – Southeastern Louisiana began its 2009-10 indoor track and field schedule with what head coach Sean Brady called a tremendous showing at the Arkansas State Kickoff Classic Saturday. The Lions only brought about half of their roster, but still managed to set 15 personal bests.

Southeastern Cross Country Season Ends at Regionals Nov 14, 2009

WACO, Texas – Southeastern Louisiana’s cross country season came to an end Saturday at the NCAA south central regional meet at Cottonwood Creek Golf Club. The Lion men earned a 17th place finish, topping LSU and Southland Conference rival UT Arlington.

Kemboi Out For Regionals Nov 13, 2009

WACO, Texas – Southeastern Louisana junior Kalphys Kemboi will miss Saturday’s NCAA south central regional cross country meet following an injury suffered earlier this week.

Southland XC Championships Photo Gallery Now On-Line Nov 13, 2009

A photo gallery of the Oct. 31 Southland Conference cross country championship meet at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi is now available on-line. The Southeastern men’s team finished sixth and the women’s team finished 10th.

Southeastern Cross Country Heading to Regionals Nov 4, 2009

HAMMOND – Despite not finishing in the top 15 of the latest United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association regional poll, the Southeastern Louisiana University men’s cross country team will compete at the NCAA south central regional meet, which will be held Nov. 14 in Waco, Texas.

Southeastern Men Expect Regional Bid Following Conference Performance Oct 31, 2009

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – The Southeastern Louisiana University men’s cross country team finished sixth and the women’s team finished 10th in the Southland Conference championships Saturday at Guth Park. Lamar won the men’s 8K meet, while Texas A&M-Corpus Christi captured the women’s title in a 6K race.

Southeastern Cross Country in Corpus for Conference Championships Oct 29, 2009

CLICK HERE FOR LIVE RESULTS - The Southeastern Louisiana University women’s and men’s cross country teams are set to take part in the Southland Conference championships Saturday at Guth Park. The men’s 8K meet begins at 8:30 a.m., followed by the women’s 6K at 9:15 a.m.

Kemboi 1st, Rop 2nd at LSU Cross Country Meet Southeastern Press Release Sep 27, 2009

      BATON ROUGE -- Southeastern Louisiana's Kalphys Kemboi won the LSU Invitational cross country meet Saturday, crossing the finish line less than three hundreths of a second ahead of teammate Henry Rop. Kemboi finished the 8K event with a time of 25:38.71, while Rop came in at 25:38.94.

Southeastern's Kapkiai Shines at South Alabama Meet Southeastern Press Release Sep 19, 2009

     MOBILE, Ala. -- Southeastern Louisiana’s Dorcus Kapkiai captured the individual women’s title at the Azalea City Classic cross country meet, hosted by South Alabama, with a time of 19:35.2 in the 5K event. As a team, the Southeastern women finished in 3rd place, while the Lion men captured 2nd place.

Shallow Takes 11th in Discus Finals Southeastern Press Release Jun 14, 2009

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Junior thrower Adonson Shallow held his ground on Saturday, claiming 11th place in the discus to give the Southeastern Louisiana University men's track and field team its second top-20 finisher in three days at the 2009 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field National Championships at the University of Arkansas.

Lion Track Garners Three SLC Postseason Awards Southeastern Press Release May 14, 2009

FRISCO, Texas - Coming off a thrilling come-from-behind win at the 2009 Southland Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships over the weekend, the postseason accolades have begun piling up for the Southeastern Louisiana University men's track and field team as head caoch Sean Brady, sophomore distance runner Henry Rop and junior thrower Adonson Shallow all picked up postseason honors the league office announced on Wednesday.

Southeastern Track Finishes Tune-Ups at Lamar, South Alabama Southeastern Press Release Apr 12, 2009

BEAUMONT, Texas and MOBILE, Ala. - Heading into the weekend, the Southeastern Louisiana University men's and women's track and field teams had modest goals.  The Lions and Lady Lions wanted to rest their elite performers following a grueling week of competition at the 2009 Texas Relays, leave their injured athletes at home to recuperate and allow the rest of the team to fine-tune their events in a competitive atmosphere.  On Saturday, the Lions and Lady Lions met those goals at the 2009 Exxon Mobil Ty Tyrell Relays in Beaumont and at the 2009 South Alabama Invitational in Mobile.

Lion Throwers, Jumpers Impress in Lafayette Southeastern Press Release Mar 21, 2009

LAFAYETTE, La. – Junior thrower Adonson Shallow improved on his school record in the hammer throw, senior jumper Roseann Bell recorded the third-best performance in school history to win the long jump, and junior jumper Corey Billizone hit an NCAA Regional Qualifying standard en route to a first place finish in the high jump as the Southeastern Louisiana University men’s and women’s track and field teams turned in a bevy of impressive performances at the Louisiana Classics on Saturday.

Hammer Record Falls as Lions Open Outdoor Season Southeastern Press Release Mar 16, 2009

LAKE CHARLES, La. - Windy and rainy conditions prevented the entire field from posting impressive marks at the Cowboy Relays on the campus of McNeese State on Saturday, with the noticeable exception of junior thrower Adonson Shallow.  The Kingston, St. Vincent and the Grenadines native shattered the school record in the hammer throw on Saturday to lead the Southeastern Louisiana University men's and women's track and field squads through an arduous opener to the 2009 outdoor season.

Lions, Lady Lions Record Best Ever Finishes at SLC Indoors Southeastern Press Release Feb 23, 2009

HOUSTON, Texas - The Southeastern Louisiana University men's and women's track teams concluded the 2009 Southalnd Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships in school record fashion on Saturday afternoon.  The Lions recorded their best ever finish at the league's indoor meet with a third place total of 81.5 points and the women set a new record for their program with 36 points and finished seventh, their best finish at indoors since joining the SLC for the 1998 indoor season.

Southeastern Sprinters Rewrite Record Books in Season's Final Tune-Up Feb 16, 2009

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - Junior hurdler Adlus Wiltz proved he's ready to lead the Lions' middle-distance groups and senior sprinter George Cunningham showed he's in mid-season form as the duo set a pair of school records to highlight a bevy of notable performances by the Southeastern Louisiana University men's and women's track teams on Saturday.  In addition to Wiltz's new 800 m record and Cunningham's 400 m mark, the Lions and Lady Lions combined to set 24 personal records at the Middle Tennessee Valentines Invitational in the squads' final tune-up before the 2009 Southland Conference Indoor Championships.

Rheams Wins Long Jump, Takes Second in Triple Southeastern Press Release Jan 31, 2009

HOUSTON, Texas - Sophomore jumper Michael Rheams claimed first place among collegiate athletes in the long jump and claimed second in the triple jump to head up an impressive list of performances from the Lion jumps crew on the second and final day of competition at the Houston Indoor Invitational and Multi Events on Saturday.

Lions, Lady Lions Claim Individual Titles at Mississippi College Southeastern Press Release Oct 11, 2008

CLINTON, Miss. - Sophomores Henry Rop and Kalphys Kemboi finished one-two on the men's side, sophomore Dorcus Kapkiai ran away with the individual women's title and sophomore Nelphat Boit put together a fifth-place run as the Southeastern Louisiana University men's and women's cross country teams totaled four top-five finishes en route to a fourth place finishes for each squad.

SOUTHEASTERN'S ROP EARNS ATHLETE OF THE WEEK HONORS Southeastern Press Release Sep 16, 2008

FRISCO, Texas - Southeastern Louisiana University sophomore Henry Rop was named the Souhtland Conference Cross Country Athlete of the Week after placing second and leading the Lions to a fourth place finish at the Azalea City Classic on Saturday the league office announced on Tuesday.  Rop, who transferred to Southeastern from Union University, wins the award in his first cross country meet with the Lions.

SOUTHEASTERN CROSS COUNTRY FINISHES STRONG IN SEASON OPENER Southeastern Press Release Sep 13, 2008

MOBILE, Ala. -  The Southeastern Louisiana University men's and women's cross country teams finally got their 2008 campaigns underway on Saturday as the Lady Lions placed two in the top three en route to a second place finish and the men's squad boasted a pair of top ten finishers to take fourth at the 36th Annual Azalea City Classic hosted by South Alabama on Saturday.

WHITE LEADS THE WAY ON DAY ONE AT REGIONALS Southeastern Press Release May 30, 2008

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Senior thrower Teremine White launched a throw of 56 ft. 4.75 in. (17.19 m) in the shot put to lead the way for the Southeastern Louisiana University track and field program on day one of the 2008 NCAA Mideast Regional hosted by the University of Arkansas. White's toss was good enough to claim tenth place in the highly competitive field and was his fourth-best toss of the season.

LION TRACK CLAIMS BEST EVER FINISH AT SLC MEET Southeastern Press Release May 11, 2008

  HUNSTVILLE, Texas - The Southeastern Louisiana University men\'s track and field team totaled five individual titles, ten all-conference honorees and 129 team points, but it wasn\'t enough to hold off a late-charging Texas-San Antonio squad that used a sweep of the top three spots in the 100 m and 200 m dash to total 138.5 team points to edge the Lions for first place at the 2008 Southland Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships by 8.5 points. At the end of the three-day competition, the Lions turned in a second-place finish, their best performance at the conference meet since joining the SLC prior to the 1998 season.

WHITE ADVANCES TO NATIONALS IN DISCUS Southeastern Press Release Apr 30, 2008

WHITE ADVANCES TO NATIONALS IN DISCUS FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - One day after senior thrower Teremine White claimed a top-ten performance in the shot put, the Donaldsonville native turned in a fifth-place performance in the discus to lead the Southeastern Louisiana University trak and field program on day two of the 2008 NCAA Mideast Regionals.

MORE RECORDS FALL FOR LION TRACK IN SAN DIEGO Southeastern Press Release Apr 26, 2008

SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Once again senior thrower Teremine White led the way for the Southeastern Louisiana University track and field program, setting a new school record with a 194 ft. throw in the discus, but he wasn't the only Lion turning heads at the UC San Diego Triton Relays on Saturday. Sophomore hurdler Adlus Wiltz was crowned the 400 m intermediate hurdle champion, senior thrower Dwight Womack hit a regional mark in the discus, and Yvette Schubert led the Lady Lions by taking third in the javelin against one of the strongest fields in the country. The day's results had Southeastern head coach Sean Brady ecstatic.

LIONS ANNOUNCE SCHEDULE CHANGE, HEAD TO SAN DIEGO Southeastern Press Release Apr 25, 2008

HAMMOND - With the Southland Conference Outdoor championships two weeks away and the outdoor track season kicking into high gear, Southeastern Louisiana University track and field head coach Sean Brady came upon an interesting opportunity for his student athletes. Brady has rescheduled Southeastern for a visit to the UC San Diego Triton Invitational where the Lions' and Lady Lions' elite athletes will match up against some of the best programs on the west coast on the beach at San Diego.

RECORD SETTING DAY FOR SOUTHEASTERN IN BATON ROUGE Southeastern Press Release Apr 19, 2008

BATON ROUGE - Throughout his squad's preparation for the 2008 outdoor track and field season, Southeastern Louisiana University track and field head coach Sean Brady stressed the need for his squads to "peak at the right time of the year." As the stretch run of the outdoor season now approaches, Brady is even more confident that his team is on the right path after several personal and school records were rewritten at the prestigious LSU Alumni Gold in Baton Rouge on Saturday.

STRONG DAY TWO FOR SOUTHEASTERN AT TEXAS RELAYS Southeastern Press Release Apr 4, 2008

HAMMOND - Once again, the only two Lions in competition had big days at the Texas Relays. Sophomore hurdler Adlus Wiltz posted a qualifying time of 52.29 seconds in the 400 m hurdles and senior thrower Colleena Collins advanced to the finals of the women's hammer throw with a toss of 176 ft. 4 in. (53.76 m) as day two of the 81st annual four-day event drew to a close.

ROP TAKES TITLE AT PRESTIGIOUS TEXAS MEET Southeastern Press Release Apr 2, 2008

AUSTIN, Texas - Only two members of the Southeastern Louisiana men's and women's track and field teams competed in the first day of the prestigious four-day Texas Relays in Austin, but the Lions made the most of it as freshman distance runner Henry Rop took first place in the 5000 m run and junior distance runner Everlyn Matonyei narrowly missed out on a top-10 finish in a crowded field in the women's 5K as day one of the Texas Relays came to a close late Wedndesday night.

SLU's WHITE HITS REGIONAL MARK AT TIGER RELAYS Southeastern Press Release Mar 29, 2008

BATON ROUGE - Senior thrower Teremine White took first in the discus, and hit an NCAA Regional Qualifying mark, with a throw of 54.85 m (179 ft, 11 in) and had four throws over 17.0 m in the shot put, capping his day with a 17.86 toss in the shot put to claim second place at the Tiger Relays on Sunday.  

SLU THROWERS LEAD THE WAY FOR LIONS AT GOLDEN EAGLE CLASSIC Southeastern Press Release Mar 22, 2008

HATTIESBURG, MISS. - Sophomore Lady Lions jumper Aqueelah El-Amin set a new school record in the women\'s pole vault, surpassing a mark she had previously tied and senior Lions thrower Teremine White added in some impressive throws in the discus to highlight the Lions\' and Lady Lions\' track and field teams\' trip to Hattiesburg for the Golden Eagle Classic.

RHEAMS CLAIMS ATHLETE OF THE WEEK HONORS Southeastern Press Release Mar 18, 2008

FRISCO, TEXAS - Southeastern Louisiana freshman jumper Michael Rheams wasted no time making his presence felt in his first collegiate outdoor meet. Rheams had a big weekend at the NSU Relays at Northwestern State, hit ting a pair of NCAA Provisional Qualifying marks claiming first in the triple jump and second in the long jump in the opening event of the 2008 outdoor season. Officials around the Southland Conference took notice on Tuesday, making Rheams the first Conference Athlete of the Week for the outdoor season. The Award is the first of his career.

LION TRACK AND FIELD STARTS OUTDOOR SEASON STRONG Southeastern Press Release Mar 15, 2008

NATCHITOCHES, LA., HATTIESBURG, MISS. - Freshman jumper Michael Rheams hit provisional marks in the long jump and triple jump, senior thrower Teremine White claimed first in the shot put and freshman distance runner Henry Rop claimed second in the 5000 m run as the Lions and Lady Lions track and field squads wrapped up competition in the first outdoor meets of the year.

WHITE SETS NEW SHOT PUT MARK IN LAST CHANCE MEET Southeastern Press Release Mar 10, 2008

BATON ROUGE - Southeastern Louisiana University senior thrower Teremine White set a new school mark in the men\'s shot put with a throw of 17.03 m (55 ft. 10.5 in) as he finished second to LSU\'s Ricky Jean Francois at the 2008 LSU Last Chance Meet. White\'s throw was beat the previous record of 55 ft. 9.75 in set by Ruben Stephens in 2007.

LION TRACK EARNS BEST CONFERENCE FINISH IN SCHOOL HISTORY Southeastern Press Release Feb 25, 2008

HOUSTON, TEXAS - Southeastern newcomer Henry Rop finished third in the men\\'s 3000 m run one day after taking second in the 5000 m run putting himself in the running for Southland Conference Newcomer of the Year consideration and helping the Southeastern Louisiana University men\\'s track and field team to a fourth-place finish, their best ever at the Southland Conference Indoor Championships since joining the SLC in 1998. Meanwhile the women\\'s squad placed eighth, best among the SLC\\'s Louisiana programs.

INTERNATIONAL COMPETITOR, RECORD HOLDER JOINS LION TRACK Southeastern Press Release Feb 7, 2008

HAMMOND - As national letter of intent signing day came to a close, Southeastern Louisiana track and field coach Sean Brady was proud to say he got his biggest signee yet. At 6 ft., 250 lbs., Adonson Shallow is not as physically imposing as most world-class throwers, but the Saint Vincent and the Grenadines native boasts an impressive resume that includes: 2007 junior college athlete of the year honors, a top-15 finish in the discus at the 2006 Commonwealth Games and junior and senior Saint Vincent and the Grenadines national records in the shot and discus.

LIONS ADD NINE TO 2007-08 SQUAD Southeastern Press Release Aug 31, 2007

HAMMOND - Southeastern Louisiana University track and field coach Sean Brady announced the signing of 15 athletes - including the nephew of former head coach and current Southeastern Hall of Fame member Andy Thiel - for the 2007-08 campaign.

Southeastern Wraps Up Record Breaking Meet Southeastern Press Release Dec 31, 1969

BATON ROUGE -  Junior hurdler Adlus Wiltz and junior thrower Adonson Shallow led the way for the Southeastern Louisiana University track and field teams as the Lions and Lady Lions concluded day two of the LSU Relays in record-breaking fashion.  Southeastern wrapped up their toughest meet of the year, so far, with five NCAA Mideast Regional Qualifiers and two meet records to its credit.

Brady, Kapkiai, Jeruto Claim State Honors Southeastern Press Release Dec 31, 1969

 HAMMOND – Southeastern Louisana's Sean Brady is the men’s cross country coach of the year, according to the Louisiana Sports Writers Association, heading an impressive showing by the Lions. Dorcus Kapkiai shares female runner of the year honors, while Naomi Jeruto is the female newcomer of the year

LION TRACK ADDS 20 IN LATEST SIGNING CLASS Southeastern Press Release Nov 30, -0001

HAMMOND - Fresh off a second place finish at the 2008 Southland Conference Outdoor Championships, the best men's finish at the league meet in school history, Southeastern Louisiana University track and field head coach Sean Brady and his staff wasted no time in reloading. The Lions and Lady Lions will welcome 20 student-athletes (ten men and ten women) to Hammond for the 2008-09 campaign, making it one of the largest and, potentially, most talented recruiting classes in the program's history.