2016-17 Women's Track & Field News

  • Jaguar Trio Named To NCAA DII Women’s Outdoor Track & Field All-Region Team
    May 16, 2017
    NEW ORLEANS, La. – The Augusta University women’s track and field team had three student-athletes on the 2017 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field All-Region team. The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced the All-Region team on Tuesday and sophomores Heather Hammett, Kiana Kelly, and freshman Shelby Myers represent Augusta.
  • Augusta Track & Field Sends Split Squad To Wingate Invitational
    May 05, 2017
    WINGATE, N.C. – The Augusta University women’s and men’s outdoor track and field teams were represented in 11 events on Friday in the third annual Wingate Invitational at the Irwin Belk Track Complex.
  • Women’s Track Quartet Named Peach Belt All-Conference
    May 01, 2017
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s outdoor track and field team had four student-athletes earn Peach Belt All-Conference honors for finishing in the top three across four events at the PBC Championships April 20-22. Sophomores Heather Hammett, Macy Hayes, Kiana Kelly, and freshman Shelby Myers all earned the award for the Jaguars.
  • Women’s Track Signs Off For Sixth At PBC Championships
    April 22, 2017
    MONTEVALLO, Ala. – The Augusta University women’s outdoor track and field team finished the Peach Belt Conference Championships in sixth place on Saturday afternoon at the University of Montevallo Track and Field Facility.
  • Women’s Track Fifth After Two Days At PBC Championships
    April 21, 2017
    MONTEVALLO, Ala. – The Augusta University women’s outdoor track and field team wrapped up day two of the Peach Belt Conference Championships on Friday afternoon at the University of Montevallo Track and Field Facility. The Jaguars are in fifth place after two days of competition.
  • Five Track Jags Named Peach Belt All-Academic
    April 19, 2017
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s and men’s outdoor track and field teams combined to land five student-athletes on the 2017 Peach Belt Conference All-Academic teams. Sophomore Daniel Broadhead represented the Jaguar men and sophomores Macy Hayes, Sarah Hossack, junior Diana Petrmicholva, and senior Morgan Ryffe represented the women’s squad.
  • Augusta Track & Field Headed To PBC Championship April 20-22
    April 17, 2017
    MONTEVALLO, Ala. – The Augusta University women’s and men’s outdoor track and field teams are headed to the postseason and compete in the 2017 Peach Belt Conference Championships April 20-22 in Montevallo, Ala.
  • Women’s Track Sets Three School Records At Susan Rouse Invitational
    April 09, 2017
    CENTRAL, S.C. – The Augusta University women’s outdoor track and field team competed in their fifth event of the 2017 season at the Susan Rouse Invitational and broke three school records.
  • Women’s & Men's Track Ranked Ninth In NCAA Southeast Region
    March 28, 2017
    NEW ORLEANS – The Augusta University women’s and men’s outdoor track and field teams are each ranked ninth in the NCAA Southeast Region in week two of the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) region rankings.
  • Women's Track Breaks Three School Records At Emory Classic
    March 26, 2017
    ATLANTA, Ga. – For the third straight season, the Augusta University women’s outdoor track and field team competed at the Emory Classic and the Jaguars took 12th out of 27 teams. The 2017 edition lasted Friday and Saturday in Atlanta and the Lady Jags broke school records in the shot put, 400 meter, and 4x100 meter race.
  • Women’s Track Fourth At Trojan Challenge
    March 18, 2017
    MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. – The Augusta University women’s outdoor track and field team finished the Mount Olive Trojan Challenge in fourth place out of eight competing teams in Mount Olive, N.C. It was the third meet of the year for the Jaguars.
  • Augusta Women’s Track Takes Third At Braves Classic
    March 04, 2017
    PEMBROKE, N.C. – Competing in their second meet of the 2017 season, the Augusta University women’s outdoor track and field team placed second of nine in the Braves Classic on Friday at the Dick & Lenore Taylor Track.
  • Augusta Earns Second To Start Season At Columbus State
    February 26, 2017
    COLUMBUS, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s outdoor track and field team started the 2017 campaign on Saturday at the Columbus State Cougar Invitational and finished second amongst nine teams. The Jaguars earned three first-place finishes across three different events.
  • Augusta Track & Field Targets Columbus State Invitational To Open 2017
    February 21, 2017
    COLUMBUS, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s and men’s outdoor track and field teams begin the 2017 season on Saturday, Feb. 25 at the Columbus State Cougar Invitational. Field events begin at 9:00 a.m. and running events start at noon at Brookstone High School.
  • Track Jags Embark On Fifth Season At Augusta University
    January 20, 2017
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men's and women's outdoor track and field teams announced their schedule for the upcoming 2017 season which begins Saturday, Feb. 25.
  • Track & Field Sets Taylor Browning, Michael Romano As Graduate Assistants
    September 06, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta Jaguars men’s and women’s outdoor track and field teams gained two new graduate assistants in Taylor Browning and Michael Romano. The pair began their pursuit of their degrees in August 2016 and will assist the Jags starting this year.
  • Augusta Track & Field/ Cross Country Announces 5K Race Fundraiser
    August 12, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguar men’s and women’s track and field and cross country teams announced the Augusta University Run for the GreenJackets 5K for Saturday, Sept. 3 beginning at Lake Olmstead Stadium.
  • ‘The Extra Mile’ Documentary On Alumnus Pardon Ndhlovu’s Road To Rio 2016 Premieres Aug. 4
    July 29, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta community is invited to meet Olympian and Augusta University alumnus Pardon Ndhlovu at the premiere of “The Extra Mile,” a documentary short about the marathon runner’s road to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.