2012 Track and Field Headlines

  • Huntingdon women's track and field closes out inaugural season
    April 29, 2012
    TROY, Ala. – The Huntingdon women’s track and field team closed out its first season of competition this weekend in the Coach “O” Invitational at Troy University. The only Division III team in a field of Division I and Division II programs, the Lady Hawks didn’t place as highly as they have in Division III meets, but Huntingdon’s times and distances were comparable or better than the last meet in Sewanee.
  • Marshall leads Huntingdon in Mountain Laurel Invitational
    April 22, 2012
    SEWANEE, Tenn. – Sheaney Marshall placed in two individual events and a relay to help the Huntingdon women's track and field team to a fifth-place finish at the Mountain Laurel Invitational this weekend.
  • Huntingdon has strong showing in Hilltop Twilight Classic
    April 08, 2012
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Huntingdon women's track and field team turned in five first-place performances in the Hilltop Twilight Classic this weekend at Birmingham-Southern. Birmingham-Southern won the meet with 212 points, Huntingdon was second with 116 and Sewanee was third with 101.
  • Pickens and Allen pace Huntingdon track and field in Emory Classic
    April 01, 2012
    ATLANTA – Patricia Pickens placed third in the 100 meters and finished eighth in the 200 meters and Kim Allen was fourth in the discus to lead the Huntingdon women's track and field team in the Emory Classic this weekend. The two freshmen accounted for 12 of Huntingdon's 13 points in the meet. Pickens earned six points for the Lady Hawks in the 100 meters and a point in the 200 meters and Allen earned five points in the discus. Pickens also teamed with Miah Burton, Kyndall Caldwell and Sheaney Marshall in the 4x100 meter relay to earn Huntingdon's other point.
  • Huntingdon women’s track and field cracks Top-12 on national DIII performance list
    March 19, 2012
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Huntingdon women's track and field program accomplished another first on Monday. With the first-year Lady Hawks' performance in the Morehouse Relays on Saturday, two individuals and a Huntingdon relay team are now ranked in the top 12 on the Track & Field Results Reporting System's national Division III top performance list.
  • Allen’s third-place finish leads Huntingdon track and field in Morehouse Relays
    March 18, 2012
    ATLANTA – Kim Allen turned in a top-three finish in the discus and the Hawks finished in the top-10 in four of seven events at the Morehouse Relays this weekend. This was the third outdoor meet, and seventh meet overall, for the first-year women's track and field program. Team results were not compiled.
  • Huntingdon track and field has successful weekend in Southern Invitational
    March 11, 2012
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Huntingdon women's track and field team had ten top-20 finishes in the Southern Invitational at Birmingham-Southern College this weekend. This was the second outdoor meet and the sixth overall for the first-year Huntingdon program.
  • Huntingdon track and field opens outdoor season against stiff competition
    March 04, 2012
    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Huntingdon women's track and field team got to test itself against Division I, Division II and NAIA competition this weekend in the University of North Florida Invitational. This was the fifth meet overall and the first outdoor meet for the first-year Huntingdon program.
  • Huntingdon track and field closes indoor season at Sewanee
    February 26, 2012
    SEWANEE, Tenn. – The first-year Huntingdon women's track and field team wrapped up the indoor season this weekend at the Sewanee Indoor Invitational. Saturday's meet was the fourth for Huntingdon and head coach Nate Rucker said he is pleased with the progress the team has shown.
  • Huntingdon track and field competes in Vulcan Invitational
    February 11, 2012
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Huntingdon women’s track and field team got another taste of Division I and Division II competition in this weekend’s Vulcan Invitational. Hosted by UAB, Samford and Birmingham-Southern at the new Birmingham Crossplex, the meet featured Division I, Division II and Division III programs. Huntingdon was one of six Division III programs competing on Friday and Saturday. This was the third meet of the Indoor Season for Huntingdon’s first-year program.
  • Women’s track and field has solid showing at Sewanee
    February 06, 2012
    SEWANEE, Tenn. – The Huntingdon women’s track and field team competed in its second meet of the Indoor Season on Saturday. The first-year program had two top-five finishes, five top-eight finishes and nine top-10 finishes in the Tiger Indoor Invitational at Sewanee.
  • Huntingdon women’s track and field begins competition
    January 29, 2012
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Huntingdon College’s newest women’s athletic program opened a new era Sunday at the Tennessee State University Invitational. The competition was a starting point for the first-year Hawks. Head coach Nate Rucker and his staff were pleased with much of what they saw and encouraged by the athletes’ determination to keep working.
  • Huntingdon women’s track and field premiers on Sunday
    January 28, 2012
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Huntingdon freshman Miah Burton admits she is a little nervous this weekend. Preparing for her first collegiate track and field meet, Burton and her team mates will begin a new chapter for Huntingdon athletics on Sunday.