Elon Track andField’s Hames Named NCAA Woman of the Year Nominee

Posted by Press Release on July 12, 2018 at 3:37 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – Former Elon University women’s track and field standout Bryanna Hames was honored as a nominee for the 2018 NCAA Woman of the Year award as announced on Thursday, July 12. Hames is one of 581 athletes nominated for the award overall and one out of 251 Division I nominees. She is also …Read the Rest…

HPU Track and Field: Heinst Competes at World U20 Championships

Posted by Press Release on July 10, 2018 at 3:36 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

TAMPERE, Finland — High Point University track and field rising sophomore Famke Heinst finished 16th in the 3,000m steeplechase at the IAAF World U20 Championships Tuesday morning (July 10) in Tampere, Finland. Heinst, representing The Netherlands, just missed qualifying for the finals by placing 16th overall in a time of 10:12.42. The top three from …Read the Rest…


HPU’s Bouchrak, Romero Earn Medals at Spanish U23 Track and Field Champs

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SORIA, Spain — High Point University track and field’s Pablo Romero and Hocine Bouchrak earned medals at the Spanish U23 National Championships in Soria, Spain. Bouchrak won the 3,000m steeplechase title in a time of 9:13.69. Bouchrak competed at the NCAA Championships and earned All-America Honorable Mention honors in the steeplechase in June. Romero earned …Read the Rest…

HPU Track and Field Welcomes 25 Newcomers

Posted by Press Release on July 3, 2018 at 6:24 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

*** Both men’s and women’s recruiting releases included *** HPU Track and Field/Cross Country Women Add Nine HIGH POINT, N.C. —High Point University track and field head coach Mike Esposito has announced that nine student-athletes have joined the HPU women’s track and field/cross country program. “Our coaches did a great job with this class, filling …Read the Rest…

HPU Track & Field & Cross Country: Heinst Named Big South Runner of the Year

Posted by Press Release on June 19, 2018 at 10:00 am under College | Comments are off for this article

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — High Point University track and field freshman Famke Heinst has been named the Big South Women’s Runner of the Year, as voted on by the conference track and field coaches at their annual meeting. The honor of Runner of the Year encompasses the entire school year, including cross country, indoor track & …Read the Rest…


HPU Track and Field: Bouchrak Places 18th in 3,000m Steeplechase at NCAA’s

Posted by Press Release on June 7, 2018 at 11:20 am under College | Comments are off for this article

EUGENE, Ore. — High Point University track and field freshman Hocine Bouchrak finished 18th in the men’s 3,000m steeplechase Wednesday evening (June 6) at the NCAA Outdoor Championships at Historic Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. Bouchrak placed ninth in his heat and 18th overall in a time of 8:57.04 to earn honorable mention All-America honors. …Read the Rest…

NCHSAA Track and Field 1A & 3A Championships wrap up in Greensboro

Posted by Press Release on May 21, 2018 at 8:39 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

1A Women’s Championship: Murphy edges Research Triangle 60-57 to win program’s third title GREENSBORO, NC – The Murphy Bulldogs powered their way to the 1A Women’s Team State Championship with event wins in the discus and 4 x 100 meter relay. Sarah Pullium earned the Bulldogs a victory in the discus with a throw of …Read the Rest…

Elon Track and Field to Send Trio to NCAA East Prelims

Posted by Press Release on May 17, 2018 at 4:29 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Three members of the Elon University women’s track and field team will continue their season into postseason competition as junior Coralea Geraniotis, senior Bryanna Hames and redshirt senior Bre’anna Warren will represent the Phoenix at the 2018 NCAA East Preliminaries after being announced as qualifiers for the field on Thursday, May 17. …Read the Rest…

NCHSAA Postpones 1A And 3A State Championship Track And Field Meet Until Sunday

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CHAPEL HILL – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association 1A and 3A Track and Field State Championship Meet, originally scheduled for Friday, May 18th, has been postponed to Sunday, May 20th. The decision to postpone was made after monitoring the weather forecast all morning and consulting with the officers of the NCHSAA Board of …Read the Rest…

Track and Field: Six HPU Panthers to Compete at NCAA Preliminaries

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HIGH POINT, N.C. — Six members of the High Point University track and field teams have been selected to compete at the NCAA Preliminary Rounds May 24-26 at the USF Track and Field Stadium in Tampa, Fla. The Panthers will be represented by four women, senior Makenzi Holmes-DiGiovine, junior Keaton Case and freshmen Nathalie Elliott …Read the Rest…

HPU Track and Field Finish 2nd, 4th at Big South Outdoor Championships

Posted by Press Release on May 12, 2018 at 1:45 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

*** Both men’s and women’s recaps included *** HPU Women Finish Program-Best Second at Big South Outdoors HIGH POINT, N.C. — The High Point University women’s track and field team placed second at the Big South Outdoor Championships, the team’s highest finish in program history, Friday (May 11) at Vert Stadium. The Panthers finished in …Read the Rest…


HPU Track and Field Wins Three Events on Day 2 of Big South Outdoors

Posted by Press Release on May 11, 2018 at 8:31 am under College | Comments are off for this article

*** Both men’s and women’s recaps included *** HPU Men Win Two Events on Day 2 of Big South Outdoors HIGH POINT, N.C. — The High Point University men’s track and field team captured two event wins on the second day action of the Big South Outdoor Championships Thursday (May 10) at Vert Stadium. After …Read the Rest…

Track and Field: High Point Finishes Action on Day One of Big South Outdoor Championships

Posted by Press Release on May 9, 2018 at 9:24 pm under College | Read the First Comment

*** Both men’s and women’s recaps included *** Stainback Breaks High Jump Record on First Day of Big South Outdoors HIGH POINT, N.C. — The High Point University men’s track and field team broke a school record and had a second-place finish on the first day of the Big South Outdoor Championships Wednesday (May 9) …Read the Rest…

Elon Women’s Track & Field Claims Four Titles on Final Day at CAA Championships

Posted by Press Release on May 5, 2018 at 8:49 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. – The Elon University women’s track and field team saw four of its athletes claim event titles on the second and final day at the Colonial Athletic Association Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Saturday, May 5, at Zable Stadium on the campus of William & Mary. FINAL RESULTS Coralea Geraniotis won her …Read the Rest…

Elon Women’s Track & Field’s Geraniotis Wins 10,000-meters; Two Others Earn All-CAA

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WILLIAMSBURG, Va. – Junior Coralea Geraniotis captured the 10,000-meters title for the Elon University women’s track and field team on the first day at the 2018 Colonial Athletic Association Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Friday, May 4, at Zable Stadium on the campus of William & Mary. Friday Results Geraniotis won her first-ever conference …Read the Rest…

HPU Track and Field Finishes Regular Season at Liberty Twilight

Posted by Press Release on May 3, 2018 at 7:03 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

*** Both men’s and women’s recaps included *** HPU Women Finish Big South Preparation at Liberty Twilight LYNCHBURG, Va. — The High Point University women’s track and field team finished regular-season action Wednesday (May 2) at the Liberty Twilight at the Matthes-Hopkins Track in Lynchburg, Va. Next up, the Panthers will host the Big South …Read the Rest…

Elon Phoenix Set for CAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships

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ELON, N.C. – The Elon University women’s track and field team begins postseason competition this weekend at the 2018 Colonial Athletic Association Outdoor Track and Field Championships, hosted on the campus of William & Mary. The two-day meet kicks off this Friday, May 4, and continues through the finals on Saturday, May 5, at Zable …Read the Rest…


Elon’s Varisco de Oliveira Receives CAA Track & Field Weekly Accolade

Posted by Press Release on May 1, 2018 at 2:34 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

RICHMOND, Va. – Freshman Gabriela Varisco de Oliveira of the Elon University women’s track and field team was honored as the Colonial Athletic Association’s Track Athlete of the Week on Tuesday afternoon, May 1, as released by the league office. Varisco de Oliveira earned her first CAA weekly honor after the Porto Alegre, Brazil, native …Read the Rest…

Track and Field: Heinst Wins 1,500m as HPU Finishes Action at Two Meets

Posted by Press Release on April 28, 2018 at 6:38 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

BOONE, N.C. — The High Point University men’s and women’s track and field teams finished action Saturday (April 28) at the Mountaineer Invite in Boone, while a pair of athletes competed at the Virginia Grand Prix in Charlottesville, Va. In the women’s 1,500 meters, freshman Famke Heinst was victorious with a time of 4:27.72, while …Read the Rest…

Elon Track and Field Duo Claims CAA Week Honors

Posted by Press Release on April 24, 2018 at 1:44 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

RICHMOND, Va. – Senior Bryanna Hames and junior Coralea Geraniotis of the Elon University women’s track and field team were selected as the Colonial Athletic Association Women’s Field and Track Athlete of the Week, respectively, for the second time this season as released on Tuesday, April 24. Both athletes shared their respective awards with Hames …Read the Rest…