Elon Track and Field Announces 2019-20 Schedule

Posted by Press Release on September 24, 2019 at 8:50 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University women’s track and field team released its schedule of indoor and outdoor meets for the 2019-20 campaign as announced by Director of Track and Field and Cross Country Mark Elliston on Tuesday, Sept. 24. FULL SCHEDULE “We are very excited about the schedule we have put together this year,” …Read the Rest…

HPU Men’s Track & Field Inks 25 To 2019 Signing Class

Posted by Press Release on June 20, 2019 at 4:28 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University men’s track and field adds 25 student-athletes to their 2019 signing class, looking to build off the five individual Big South titles the program produced in the previous indoor and outdoor campaigns. This year’s commitment group combines a number of state champions from across the country, with the …Read the Rest…


HPU Women’s Track & Field Grabs 22 Commits In 2019 Signing Class

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University women’s track and field adds 22 student-athletes to its 2019 signing class, coming off a pair of runner-up finishes in the Big South Indoor and Outdoor Track & Field Championships during the previous campaign. This year’s class is highlighted by a pair of national champions, in addition to …Read the Rest…

HPU’s Heinst Receives Second Straight Big South Runner of the Year Honor

Posted by Press Release on June 17, 2019 at 9:09 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – A 12-time Big South Conference champion, High Point University track and field’s Famke Heinst earns her second straight Cross Country/Track & Field Runner of the Year honor, becoming the first athlete in conference history to receive the accolade more than once in a single career. Big South Women’s Cross Country/Track & …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Anastasakis Ends Runs at NCAA Women’s Track & Field East Preliminaries

Posted by Press Release on May 26, 2019 at 9:00 am under College | Comments are off for this article

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Junior Melissa Anastasakis of the Elon University women’s track and field team saw her season come to a close at the NCAA East Preliminaries on Saturday, May 25, at Hodges Stadium on the campus of the University of North Florida. Anastasakis raced in the quarterfinal round of the 1,500-meters and clocked a …Read the Rest…


HPU Track & Field: Heinst Sets New Program Record At NCAA East Prelims

Posted by Press Release on May 25, 2019 at 8:46 am under College | Comments are off for this article

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – High Point University track and field completes its time at 2019 NCAA East Preliminaries on Friday, with Carter Clasper, Nathalie Elliott and Famke Heinst representing the Purple & White at this year’s regional. “I think that we left two on the table today on the women’s side,” said Head Coach Mike Esposito. …Read the Rest…

Elon Women’s Track & Field Phoenix Duo Set for NCAA East Prelims

Posted by Press Release on May 22, 2019 at 8:39 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Two members of the Elon University women’s track and field team are set to compete at the 2019 NCAA East Preliminary round, hosted by the University of North Florida at Hodges Stadium in Jacksonville, Fla. The meet will run Thursday through Sunday, May 23-25. MEET INFO Junior Melissa Anastasakis and freshman Alex …Read the Rest…

Elon Track and Field Qualifies Duo for NCAA Regionals

Posted by Press Release on May 16, 2019 at 3:48 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Junior Melissa Anastasakis and freshman Alex Tudor of the Elon University women’s track and field team will represent the Phoenix at the 2019 NCAA East Preliminary Round in Jacksonville, Fla., on May 23-25, after qualifying for the regional meet on Thursday, May 16. 2019 NCAA East Prelims Declared List Both Anastasakis and …Read the Rest…

HPU Track & Field Panther Trio To Compete In NCAA East Prelims

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University track & field will be sending three athletes to this year’s NCAA East Preliminary in Jacksonville, Fla. this May, with sophomores Nathalie Elliott and Famke Heinst making return trips alongside first-timer Carter Clasper Women’s Pole Vault; Friday, May 24th – 5 PM Nathalie Elliott | Sophomore | Spring …Read the Rest…

HPU Women’s Track & Field Finishes Runner-Up At Big South Championships

Posted by Press Release on May 11, 2019 at 7:29 am under College | Comments are off for this article

*** Men’s & Women’s recaps included *** Women’s Track & Field Finishes Runner-Up At Big South Championships ROCK HILL, S.C. – High Point University women’s track and field takes a runner-up finish in this year’s Big South Championship final, collecting a program record 194 points in the process. Sophomore Famke Heinst earned her second straight …Read the Rest…

HPU Track & Field Panthers Stand First Heading Into Final Day of Conference Championships

Posted by Press Release on May 10, 2019 at 6:08 am under College | Comments are off for this article

*** Men’s & Women’s recaps included *** HPU Women Move Into First After Day 2 Of Big South Championships ROCK HILL, S.C. – Climbing its way up the Big South Championship standings, High Point University women’s track and field team sits first after day two of this week’s meet, collecting 98 points thus far. The …Read the Rest…


HPU Track & Field: Panther Men Lead Big South Championship After Day One

Posted by Press Release on May 9, 2019 at 2:36 am under College | Comments are off for this article

*** Men’s & Women’s recaps included *** Panther Men Lead Big South Championship After Day One ROCK HILL, S.C. – High Point University men’s track and field leads the Big South Championship standings after day one, collecting a pair of even wins and six top-three finishes for a total of 39 points. Collecting a total …Read the Rest…

Elon Phoenix Garners Twelve All-CAA Honors at CAA Track & Field Championships

Posted by Press Release on May 4, 2019 at 8:40 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – A win for Melissa Anastasakis in the 1,500-meters led 12 All-Colonial Athletic Association performances for the Elon University women’s track and field team on the second and final day at the 2019 CAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships at the Jerry and Jeanne Robertson Track and Field Complex. FINAL RESULTS Anastasakis claimed …Read the Rest…

Elon Phoenix Set to Host CAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships

Posted by Press Release on May 2, 2019 at 4:32 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon University women’s track and field team is set to host the 2019 Colonial Athletic Association Outdoor Championships this weekend, May 3-4, at its home facility at the Jerry and Jeanne Robertson Track and Field Complex. Events for the meet is set to begin on Friday, May 3, at 10 a.m. …Read the Rest…

HPU Track & Field: Facey Tallies Record-Setting Mark In Liberty Twilight

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*** Men’s & Women’s recaps included *** Women’s Track: Facey Tallies Record-Setting Mark In Liberty Twilight LYNCHBURG, VA. – High Point University women’s track and field embarked upon its final regular season competition of 2019 this midweek, with freshman Nyile Facey securing a program record in the Liberty Twilight 100m hurdles. “The 100m hurdle race …Read the Rest…

HPU Track & Field: Mann Tosses Hammer Throw Record At UVA Grand Prix

Posted by Press Release on April 28, 2019 at 7:52 am under College | Comments are off for this article

*** Men’s & Women’s recaps included*** Men’s Track: Mann Tosses Hammer Throw Record At UVA Grand Prix CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA. – High Point University men’s track and field completed its week at the Virginia Grand Prix this Saturday, with senior Britton Mann setting a new program record in the hammer throw. Participating in the final event …Read the Rest…

HPU Track & Field Panthers Finish Day One of Grand Prix

Posted by Press Release on April 26, 2019 at 9:21 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA. – High Point University track and field opened day one of this year’s Virginia Grand Prix on Friday, with 10 Panthers competing over four different field events. Sophomore Gabriel Stainback got the Purple & White started with a 6.71m in the long jump, earning ninth within the collegiate field. Anika Weisbrod had a …Read the Rest…


HPU Women’s Track and Field: Zoe Geis Garners Big South Weekly Accolades

Posted by Press Release on April 24, 2019 at 6:49 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University women’s track and field wins its third consecutive Big South Track Athlete of the Week honor this Wednesday, with junior Zoe Geis tallying a record-setting mark in Saturday’s Virginia Challenge 10,000m. Big South Women’s Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week Zoe Geis | Distance | Junior | Center …Read the Rest…

HPU Track and Field: Geis Sets New HPU 10,000m Record

Posted by Press Release on April 21, 2019 at 6:50 am under College | Comments are off for this article

*** Men’s & Women’s recaps included *** HPU Women’s Track & Field: Geis Sets New HPU 10,000m Record Duke Invitational Results CHARLOTTEVILLE, VA./DURHAM, N.C. – Junior Zoe Geis set a new program record in the 10,000m while Famke Heinst posted a qualifying time in the women’s 3000m steeplechase this Saturday, representing High Point University track …Read the Rest…

Elon Wonen’s Track & Field Phoenix Posts Strong Showing at Duke Invitational

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DURHAM, N.C. – The Elon University women’s track and field team closed out its stay at the Duke Invitational on Saturday, April 20, at the Morris Williams Track and Field Stadium. RESULTS Alex Tudor had a wind-aided leap of 5.96m in the long jump, finishing fourth overall in the event. She also finished 13th in …Read the Rest…