FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Hot off the heels of a ninth-place finish at the USATF Outdoor Championships, cross country/track & field sophomore Tyler Day has been named to the CoSIDA Academic All-America Men’s Track & field/Cross Country Second Team.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Caitlin Malvar joined the Northern Arizona women's basketball team on Friday with head coach Loree Payne announcing her newest addition to the roster. Malvar played one year under Payne previously at Puget Sound and brings a sense of familiarity to a completely revamped Lumberjack roster.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The final Northern Arizona volleyball Summer Spotlight introduces senior transfer Dani Westfall, who is returning to her home state of Arizona for her final collegiate season this fall.
Trudo was recently awarded The Susan K. Hillman Scholarship presented by the Rocky Mountain Athletic Trainers’ Association. Trudo, a native of Essex Junction, Vt., is entering his second year with the Northern Arizona Sports Medicine staff as a graduate assistant.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The summer months are relatively low-key for the Northern Arizona University golf program but today, the Lumberjacks are excited to announce the squad has officially signed overseas athlete Eliska Kocourkova to its roster.
NORFOLK, Va. – The Northern Arizona swimming & diving team capped the 2016-17 academic year with a 3.32 semester grade point average, which earned them yet another Scholar All-America Team award from the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA). Furthermore, Alexa Geiger and Alina Staffeldt were named individual Scholar All-Americans.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The best thing about track & field is that when you are good, the meets keep coming. Northern Arizona will have 11 Lumberjacks – current and former - competing this weekend at the USATF Outdoor Championships being held in Sacramento, Calif. at Hornet Stadium. The meet which will run from June 22-25 will host some of the world’s best
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Incoming freshman Kimber Kemp answered the Summer Spotlight questions with the NAU Athletics Communications Department as we continued to take a look at the Northern Arizona volleyball newcomers.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona soccer program has announced the 2017 schedule. The fall calendar includes 10 home games to be played at the Max Spilsbury Field at Lumberjack Stadium in a 19-game season.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The Northern Arizona University women's tennis program made history this year garnering the Big Sky regular season conference title. The Lumberjacks went undefeated in the regular season and are now ranked 9th in the final ITA Division I Mountain Regional rankings.
EUGENE, Ore. - At a venue where so many historic moments have been made throughout the years, the focus today for Northern Arizona shifted to the field?specifically the hammer throw sector ?where Brooke Andersen penciled her name into the school and conference record books at NCAA Division I National Championships.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Big Sky regular season conference champions, the Northern Arizona University men's tennis program is ranked 9th in the ITA Division I Mountain Regional rankings released June 7. The rankings come in addition to several accolades already decorating the successful 2017 season.
OGDEN, Utah – The Big Sky Conference announced its 2016-17 Scholar-Athlete Award winners today with football’s Patrick Baldenegro and women’s basketball’s Rene Coggins picking up the top honors for Northern Arizona. The duo was also named the Golden Eagle Scholar-Athletes of the Year earlier this semester.
EUGENE, Ore. ? Northern Arizona?s Matt Baxter came into tonight?s 10,000-meter race at NCAA Division I Championships seeking redemption for a disappointing 5,000m race at indoor championships in March, and he achieved his goal Wednesday night on the most iconic track in America.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University track & field team will send three athletes to Eugene, Ore., this week for 2017 NCAA Outdoor National Championships. Adam Keenan (hammer throw), Matt Baxter (10,000-meter) and Brooke Andersen (hammer throw) all boast elite-level talent and are looking to make big splashes in TrackTown, U.S.A. this Wednesday and Thursday during their respective competitions.
NEW ORLEANS – The United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches’ Association (USTFCCCA) released its 2017 NCAA Division I Regional Awards this morning, with Northern Arizona’s Director of TF/XC Mike Smith garnering the 2017 Mountain Region Women’s “Coach of the Year” title.
AUSTIN, Texas – After spending five days in Texas, the last three of which involved high-level competition from every area of the NCAA West Region, the Northern Arizona track & field team put a bow on the national preliminaries Saturday night in Austin.
AUSTIN, Texas – Northern Arizona's Maggie Carruth ran the race of her life today, setting a new personal best in the 800-meter run at NCAA West Preliminaries, but missed the cut for national championships by 0.14 of a second to highlight Friday's action in Austin for the Lumberjacks.
AUSTIN, Texas – The College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) released its list of academic all-district track & field/cross country athletes today in the midst of the NCAA Preliminary rounds, and Lumberjacks Brooke Andersen and Tyler Day represent Northern Arizona University as members of the district eight team.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The continued rise of Northern Arizona volleyball's national profile coupled with the ever-improving Big Sky Conference led to the uncharted territory that is the Lumberjacks' 2017 schedule – just as head coach Ken Murphy designed it. In what could very well be the most formidable non-conference schedule in program history, at least in recent history, NAU will test itself early, often and throughout its 27-match fall slate.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After one year at Nevada, Desirae Gonzalez is heading back to her home state to join the Northern Arizona women's basketball program. Head coach Loree Payne announced the addition of Gonzalez, a graduate of Kingman High School, on Monday. Gonzalez will join the Lumberjacks in the fall and will have three seasons of eligibility remaining.