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May 10, 2017
2017 Big Sky Outdoor Championships
at Hornet Stadium
Completed
Sacramento, Calif.
May 11, 2017
2017 Big Sky Outdoor Championships
at Hornet Stadium
Completed
Sacramento, Calif.
May 12, 2017
2017 Big Sky Outdoor Championships
at Hornet Stadium
Completed
Sacramento, Calif.
May 13, 2017
Women - 1st (125 pts); Men - 4th (97.6 pts) 2017 Big Sky Outdoor Championships
at Hornet Stadium
Completed
Sacramento, Calif.
May 25, 2017
at 2017 NCAA DI West Region Championships
Field Events: 9 a.m. MT | Track Events: 2:30 p.m. MT
Austin, Texas
May 26, 2017
at 2017 NCAA DI West Region Championships
Field Events: 10 a.m. MT | Track Events: 2:30 p.m. MT
Austin, Texas
May 27, 2017
at 2017 NCAA DI West Region Championships
Field Events: 11 a.m. MT | Track Events: 4:00 p.m. MT
Austin, Texas
No events today
May 11, 2017 | Track & Field NAU's Murray sets Career Best in Heptathlon as Multi Events Conclude at 2017 Big Sky Championships SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The heptathlon wrapped up from the 2017 Big Sky Outdoor Conference Championships Thursday afternoon, with Northern Arizona...
May 10, 2017 | Track & Field Lumberjacks McLeod & Murray Compete at Big Sky Championships Wednesday SACRAMENTO, Calif. - The 2017 Big Sky Outdoor Conference Championships officially kicked off Wednesday morning for the Northern Arizona University...
May 9, 2017 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Gearing Up to Defend Indoor Titles at Outdoor Championships This Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – It is simple: to win a Big Sky Championship, a team must record the most points compared to its competitors. The last four...
May 2, 2017 | General News NAU Athletics Celebrate at 4th Annual Louie's Awards FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Senior distance runner Futsum Zienasellassie and sophomore diver Tanya Kurach were among the big winners at Monday night's...
April 27, 2017 | General News Big Sky Honors 34 Lumberjacks on Winter All-Academic Team OGDEN, Utah – The Big Sky Conference office announced the Big Sky Winter All-Academic team on Thursday with 34 Northern Arizona student-athletes...
April 24, 2017 | Track & Field Baxter Named Conference Athlete of the Week for 5K Performance Last Friday OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona University’s Matt Baxter climbed to eighth all-time in the conference records books with a 13:46.24 time in...
April 22, 2017 | Track & Field NAU Logs A Couple PR's To Close Out Cardinal Classic PALO ALTO, Calif. – Of the five Lumberjacks to race in the women’s 1500-meter event tonight on Cobb Track, three of them notched personal-...
April 21, 2017 | Track & Field NAU Closes Out Day One of Cardinal Classic in Palo Alto PALO ALTO, Calif. – Lumberjacks Matt Baxter and Blaise Ferro competed in the men’s 5000-meter event at Stanford University’s...
April 21, 2017 | Track & Field NAU Distance Ready to Put In Some Mileage at Stanford FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – It will be a relatively light weekend for the Northern Arizona University track and field team, as the distance crew will be...
April 18, 2017 | General News Baldenegro and Coggins Honored as Top Golden Eagle Scholar Athletes FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona football senior Patrick Baldenegro and women’s basketball senior Rene Coggins were honored as the...
April 15, 2017 | Track & Field World Record High Jump? No Big Deal for Coach Roderick Townsend TORRANCE, Calif. – After the first two days of track and field action for the Lumberjacks, a logical Northern Arizona University fan would have...
April 14, 2017 | Track & Field Marathon Day for NAU at Bryan Clay is One to Remember AZUSA, Calif. – It was only a matter of time, but the Lumberjack women’s 4x400-meter relay squad made up of Jasmine Malone, Ashley Taylor,...
April 13, 2017 | Track & Field It's a PR Party in Azusa to Start the West Coast Trip for NAU AZUSA, Calif. – The first day of a busy weekend for the Northern Arizona University track and field team wrapped up with sophomore Mikayla...
April 12, 2017 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Compete at Bryan Clay, Mt. SAC, Long Beach This Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University track and field team packs its bags and heads west to California for some weekend action at...
April 10, 2017 | Track & Field Collins, McPherson, Taylor Earn "Athlete of the Week" Recognition OGDEN, Utah – The defending Big Sky Outdoor Track and Field Champions are still on top of the mountain—literally and figuratively—wh...
April 8, 2017 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Put on a Show in Tucson TUCSON, Ariz. – Against some stiff competition, the Northern Arizona University track and field team proved that up-and-down the roster they are...
April 7, 2017 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Ready for a Great Weekend in Tucson FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Following some impressive personal-best performances at Texas Relays and the Stanford Invitational last weekend, Northern...
April 3, 2017 | Track & Field McPherson Earns Big Sky's "AOTW" With Record-Setting Jump Over Weekend OGDEN, Utah – With her record-setting performance over the weekend at Texas Relays in the women’s long jump event, Northern Arizona...
April 1, 2017 | Track & Field McPherson All Smiles as she Breaks NAU, Big Sky Long Jump Record AUSTIN, Texas – On the final day of the 90th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays, presented by Spectrum, Northern Arizona’s Shanice McPherson...
March 31, 2017 | Track & Field Carruth, Beamish and Baxter Crush New PR's as Lumberjacks Dominate at Stanford PALO ALTO, Calif. – As snow flurries dusted Flagstaff Friday, six Northern Arizona University distance athletes were burning up Cobb Track on...
March 31, 2017 | Track & Field Kennedy Burns Up Track En Route to Personal Best Mark at Texas Relays AUSTIN, Texas – Yesterday afternoon, it was a relatively quiet day on the track for the Lumberjacks at the 90th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays,...
March 30, 2017 | Track & Field NAU Distance Headed to Palo Alto for Weekend Meet at Stanford FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – While half the squad competes at Texas Relays in Austin this weekend, six more Northern Arizona University track and field...
April 1, 2017 | Track & Field Andersen Wins Again, Lumberjacks Piece Together Good Day in Texas AUSTIN, Texas – Four Lumberjack athletes opened things up for the Northern Arizona University track and field team at the 90th Clyde Littlefield...
March 29, 2017 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Eager to Start Chopping at 2017 Texas Relays This Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Over 7,700 athletes from nearly 200 hundred colleges and universities compete this weekend in Austin, Texas, at the 90th...
March 24, 2017 | Track & Field Super Andersen is the HERO of the Week FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. ? We?re literally a week into the outdoor track and field season, but it has been an extremely busy?and fun?one for Northern...
March 21, 2017 | Track & Field NAU Mourns the Loss of Storied Track & Field Coach Dr. Leo "Red" Haberlack Former Northern Arizona University track & field coach, Dr. Leo “Red” Haberlack passed away at the age of 84 years old.
March 21, 2017 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Sweep Big Sky Preseason Outdoor Poll OGDEN, Utah – The Big Sky Preseason Outdoor poll was released this afternoon, with the Northern Arizona University men’s and women’s...
March 20, 2017 | Track & Field Dynamic NAU Throws Duo Andersen, Keenan Earn AOTW Honors OGDEN, Utah – She garnered four Big Sky Athlete of the Week honors during the indoor track and field season, so it is only natural that Northern...
March 18, 2017 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Log Eight Victories Saturday to Finish First Outdoor Meet of 2017 IRVINE, Calif. – The Northern Arizona University track and field team competed in day two of the 2017 UC Irvine Spring Break Invitational...
March 17, 2017 | Track & Field Andersen Continues Her Stellar Performance, Breaks Big Sky Hammer Throw Record Friday IRVINE, Calif. – If Lumberjack fans thought Northern Arizona University thrower Brooke Andersen’s indoor track and field season was...
March 16, 2017 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Set to Begin 2017 Outdoor Campaign in California Tomorrow FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Another outdoor track and field season looms upon us, and a hot Northern Arizona University squad will ride the momentum of...
March 11, 2017 | Track & Field Brooke Andersen Closes Out Great Season as an All-American COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Northern Arizona University’s Brooke Andersen capped off an incredible 2017 indoor track and field season at NCAA...
March 10, 2017 | Track & Field Tyler Day Earns First-Team All-American Status Tonight at Indoor Nationals COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Two of the top distance athletes at Northern Arizona University and in the nation competed in the men’s 5000-mete...
March 9, 2017 | Track & Field Previewing 2017 NCAA Indoor Championships for the Lumberjacks FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University track and field program swept 2017 Big Sky Indoor Championships a couple weekends back, and...
March 6, 2017 | Track & Field NAU's Smith Named Mountain Region Women's Coach of the Year NEW ORLEANS – He’s officially been at the helm for just over three months now, but Northern Arizona University Director of Track &...
March 2, 2017 | Track & Field NAU's Smith the Big Sky Men's and Women's Coach of the Year OGDEN, Utah – The Big Sky Conference office announced Thursday afternoon that Director of Track & Field and Cross Country Mike Smith was...
March 1, 2017 | Track & Field Baxter, Day and Andersen Earn Bids to NCAA Indoor Nationals INDIANAPOLIS – Fresh off a sweep of Big Sky Indoor Championships last weekend, three of those Lumberjacks from the Northern Arizona University...
February 25, 2017 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Sweep Big Sky Indoor Championships for Ninth-Time in School History POCATELLO, Idaho – When the Northern Arizona University men and women’s track and field teams boarded the bus in Flagstaff and headed for...
February 24, 2017 | Track & Field Lumberjack Men and Women Sense Blood in the Water, Ready for Day Three POCATELLO, Idaho – The men and women on Northern Arizona University’s track and field team knew they had a great opportunity this weekend...
February 23, 2017 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Set to Take on Conference Championships This Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – We are approaching the last weekend in February, which can only mean one thing: Big Sky Indoor Conference Championships are...
February 20, 2017 | Track & Field Four of Seven: Andersen Once Again Named Big Sky AOTW, Malone Earns First OGDEN, Utah – For the fourth time this indoor season, Northern Arizona track and field’s Brooke Andersen garnered the Big Sky Women’...
February 17, 2017 | Track & Field Wayne and Company Close Out Home Indoor Season with PR's FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – It was a big night for personal bests at Northern Arizona University’s NAU Tune-Up, the fourth and final indoor home...
February 16, 2017 | Track & Field Getting Ready to "Tune Up" this Weekend in Final Home Indoor Meet FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University track and field program hosts its fourth and final indoor meet of the 2017 season this...
February 13, 2017 | Track & Field After a Stellar Weekend, Big Sky Awards Three NAU Athletes OGDEN, Utah – The Northern Arizona University track and field team is stacked this year, top to bottom and across all event groups, and the Big...
February 11, 2017 | Track & Field Taylor, Joens and the Lumberjacks Complete Weekend Trip to New Mexico ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The Northern Arizona University track and field team’s weekend trip to New Mexico University for the Don Kirby...
February 11, 2017 | Track & Field PR's Abound for NAU Distance, Keenan Highlights Don Kirby FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – If you like athletes not just setting but crushing personal bests, then continue reading.
February 9, 2017 | Track & Field Weekend Split for the NAU Track & Field Team FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – In the first true road test of the indoor season, the Northern Arizona University track & field team will split the squad...
February 6, 2017 | Track & Field Two Lumberjacks Earn "Athlete of the Week" Accolades OGDEN, Utah – For the third time in four weeks, Northern Arizona’s Brooke Andersen garnered the Big Sky “Women’s Field Athlete...
February 4, 2017 | Track & Field Andersen's Conference Record Highlights Day Two of Mountain T's FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona’s Brooke Andersen continues to show why she is must-see action in the weight throw event, shattering...
February 3, 2017 | Track & Field Mountain T's Day One in the Books FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Day one of Northern Arizona University’s Mountain T’s began Friday afternoon in the J. Lawrence Walkup Skydome,...
February 1, 2017 | Track & Field Northern Arizona Set to Host, Compete at Mountain T's this Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Only 22 days separate us from the 2017 Big Sky Indoor Conference Championships in Pocatello, Idaho, and the Northern Arizona...
January 26, 2017 | Track & Field Cut From the Same Timber: DeLoache Brings Enthusiasm, Excitement to NAU Coaching Staff FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Someone once said, “You can take the athlete out of competition, but you can’t take the competitive edge out of...
January 23, 2017 | Track & Field Andersen Lands AOTW Title Once Again OGDEN, Utah – For the second-consecutive week, Lumberjack Brooke Andersen’s hot start to the indoor season has earned her the Big...
January 21, 2017 | Track & Field A Day of Victories, PR's and Progress FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The message this season for the Northern Arizona University track and field team is to enjoy the moment and to progress each...
January 20, 2017 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Gear Up for Second Meet of the Season Tomorrow FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – With one meet already under its belt, the NAU track and field team prepares for the Lumberjack Team Challenge tomorrow at the...
January 18, 2017 | Track & Field Men No. 1, Women No. 2 in the Conference's Preseason Polls OGDEN, Utah – Coming off five straight indoor conference championships, the longest such streak in the Big Sky since 1993 when the Lumberjacks...
January 17, 2017 | Track & Field NAU's Andersen Earns Conference's Athlete of the Week Honors OGDEN, Utah – The first 2017 Big Sky Conference Athletes of the Week were released today, with Northern Arizona’s Brooke Andersen claiming...
January 13, 2017 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Set the Tone for the 2017 Season at Friday Night Duels FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University track and field team could not have asked for a better start to its 2017 season, as each unit...
January 10, 2017 | Track & Field Home Sweet Dome: Track & Field Opens 2017 Season at Skydome on Friday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – We have turned the calendar and it is now 2017, signifying another year of resolutions, opportunities and a new NAU track...
November 15, 2016 | General News NAU Student-Athletes Continue to Graduate at a High Rate INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Northern Arizona University’s NCAA Graduation Success Rate of 84 leads the Big Sky Conference, according to a...
September 28, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Welcomes Director of Track & Field Michael Smith at Meet-and-Greet FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University Athletics Department welcomed new Director of Track & Field Michael Smith at a meet-and-g...
September 19, 2016 | Track & Field Against the Odds: NAU's Coach Townsend Succeeding in Sport and Life FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Originally, Roderick Townsend—the Northern Arizona University track & field jumps coach and well-renowned 2016...
August 25, 2016 | General News NAU Student-Athletes Welcome Newest Lumberjack Freshmen to Campus FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Greeting the newest wave of Lumberjacks upon arrival at Northern Arizona University, NAU Athletics once again partnered with...
August 16, 2016 | Cross Country Michael Smith Named NAU Director of Cross Country and Track & Field FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University and Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics Dr. Lisa Campos are pleased to announce the...
July 28, 2016 | Track & Field USTFCCCA Names Seven Lumberjacks as All-Academic Individuals NEW ORLEANS – A total of seven Lumberjacks from the Northern Arizona University track and field team were named 2016 All-Academic Individuals by...
July 11, 2016 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Former and Current Leave Lasting Marks at 2016 U.S., Canadian Trials FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The United States and Canadian Olympic Trials came to a close Sunday night, and all 10 current and former Northern Arizona...
June 29, 2016 | Track & Field 10 Current and Former NAU Track and Field Athletes Compete at U.S., Canadian Trials FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The collegiate track and field season may be over, but the show will go on for 10 current and former Northern Arizona...
June 29, 2016 | General News 33 Lumberjacks Earn Big Sky Spring All-Academic Honors OGDEN, Utah – Thirty-three members of the Northern Arizona men's and women's outdoor track & field, men’s and women’s tennis,...
June 24, 2016 | Track & Field Caleb Hoover Named to CoSIDA's 2016 Academic All-American Team AUSTIN, Texas – For the second-consecutive academic year, Northern Arizona University’s Caleb Hoover was named to College Sports Informati...
June 23, 2016 | Track & Field Former NAU Track Star Will Compete at NACAC U23 Championships FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Former Lumberjack track star Shamelle Pless has added yet another notch in her accomplished belt, as the 22-year-old 2015...
June 17, 2016 | Track & Field Taking a Look Back at the 2016 Track and Field Year FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Breaking records. Winning multiple conference titles. Earning the highest placement at NCAA Championships in school history....
June 13, 2016 | Track & Field Keenan, Zienasellassie and Hoover All Earn AA Honors Monday NEW ORLEANS – The USTFCCCA released the official list of 2016 NCAA Division I Outdoor All-Americans Monday afternoon, with Northern Arizona...
June 10, 2016 | Track & Field Hoover Places 12th in Steeplechase, NAU Men Finish Tied for 23rd Nationally EUGENE, Ore. – Senior Caleb Hoover wrapped up his decorated career at Northern Arizona University on Friday with Second Team All-American honors...
June 8, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Men Record Two All-American Performances on First Day in Eugene EUGENE, Ore. – On the heels of All-American performances by senior Futsum Zienasellassie and junior Adam Keenan, the Northern Arizona men's...
June 6, 2016 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Set to Compete at NCAA Championships FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University track and field team had a successful 2016 outdoor campaign, and for eight of the athletes on...
June 6, 2016 | Cross Country Hoover and Jackson Named Scholar-Athlete Award Winners OGDEN, Utah – Caleb Hoover and Chelsea Jackson were named Northern Arizona’s representatives for the Big Sky Conference Scholar-Athlete...
June 1, 2016 | Men's Basketball NAU Athletics Announces Its 2016 Hall of Fame Class FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University and Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics Dr. Lisa Campos are proud to announce the 2016 NAU...
May 28, 2016 | Track & Field Men's 4x100m Relay, Trouard Are Headed to Nationals LAWRENCE, Kan. – What was supposed to be a quiet Saturday for the Northern Arizona University track and field athletes during the NCAA West...
May 27, 2016 | Track & Field Three Lumberjacks Earn Their Way to NCAA Nationals Today LAWRENCE, Kan. – It was an eventful day for the Northern Arizona University track and field athletes at the NCAA West Preliminary Round Friday,...
May 26, 2016 | Track & Field Rain, Lightning Suspend Competition at NCAA West Prelims LAWRENCE, Kan. – Adam Keenan led things off for the Northern Arizona University track and field team Thursday afternoon at regionals, and his...
May 26, 2016 | Track & Field NAU's Hoover, Ljungberg Named CoSIDA Academic District GREENWOOD, Ind. – Before the NCAA West Preliminary Rounds get underway from Lawrence, Kan., today, Northern Arizona University’s Caleb...
May 23, 2016 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Preparing for NCAA West Regionals This Weekend in Kansas FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Coming off a sweep of the Big Sky Outdoor Conference Championships two weekends ago, a combination of 21 Northern Arizona...
May 23, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Men Move Up to No. 20 in the Country in Latest National Poll NEW ORLEANS, La. – On the heels of the NCAA East and West Preliminary Rounds this week, the USTFCCCA released its week eight national rankings...
May 18, 2016 | Track & Field Big Sky Names NAU's Heins Men's and Women's Outdoor COTY OGDEN, Utah – The Big Sky Conference office announced Wednesday morning that Northern Arizona University’s Director of Track and Field and...
May 16, 2016 | Track & Field Lumberjack Men Remain in the National Top 25 NEW ORLEANS, La. – After securing its fifth straight outdoor conference title and tenth consecutive Big Sky track and field championship this...
May 14, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Men and Women Both Earn Conference Titles for the Second Time in Three Outdoor Seasons Greeley, COLO. - The Lumberjack men registered eight victories and outscored the second place squad by 91.5 points, while the Lumberjack women rallied...
May 13, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Men Sitting In Driver's Seat with One Day Left at Conference Greeley, COLO. -- On the backs of some gritty and nail-biting performances, the Northern Arizona University men?s track and field team finds itself in...
May 11, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Prepares for Outdoor Conference Championships this Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – It is the meet the team has been prepping itself for since the beginning of March, and now the Northern Arizona University...
May 9, 2016 | Track & Field Lumberjack Men Remain in USTFCCCA's Top 25 NEW ORLEANS – The Northern Arizona University men’s track and field team remains at 18th in the country in the USTFCCCA’s week six...
May 3, 2016 | Track & Field Both Zienasellassie, Keenan Nab Big Sky AOTW Accolades OGDEN, Utah – More Big Sky accolades from the conference office this morning, as Futsum Zienasellassie and Adam Keenan of the Northern Arizona...
May 3, 2016 | General News NAU Athletics Caps 2015-16 Year with the Louie's Awards FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The stars aligned on Monday night for the third annual Louie's Awards hosted by the Northern Arizona University Student-Athle...
May 2, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Men’s Track and Field Team Moves Up to No. 18 in the USTFCCCA Poll NEW ORLEANS – For the first time since week two of the 2015 outdoor track and field season, the Northern Arizona University men’s team...
May 1, 2016 | Track & Field In A Night Marked By PR's From Multiple Lumberjack Athletes, Zienasellassie Shines PALO ALTO, Calif. – If you are going to travel to Northern California for a Sunday meet, you better make it count and the Northern Arizona...
April 30, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Records Nine First-Place Finishes in Final Meet Before Conference FULLERTON, Calif. – Isiah Kennedy ran a personal best 10.37 time today in the men’s 100m dash en route to one of nine first-place finishes...
April 29, 2016 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Head to Fullerton, Palo Alto for Weekend Meets FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Leading the Big Sky Conference in automatic conference qualifying bids with 56 - 35 men and 21 women - the Northern Arizona...
April 29, 2016 | General News 38 Lumberjacks Pick Up Big Sky Winter All-Academic Honors OGDEN, Utah – Thirty-eight members of the Northern Arizona men's and women's basketball and men's and women's indoor track & field teams...
April 27, 2016 Jackson and Montano Take Home Top Scholar Honors at Golden Eagle Awards FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The 38th annual Golden Eagle Awards luncheon was held on Wednesday at the NAU High Country Conference Center with a total of...
April 18, 2016 | Track & Field Zienasellassie AOTW After Setting PR, Breaking Stadium Record last Thursday OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona University track star Futsum Zienasellassie crushed a 22-year old Cougar Stadium record at the Bryan Clay...
April 15, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Turns In Some Nice Performances to Close Bryan Clay Invite AZUSA, Calif. – Before last weekend, the previous Northern Arizona University school record in the women’s 4x400m relay stood for 17...
April 15, 2016 | Track & Field NAU’s Futsum Zienasellassie Has a Night to Remember in Azusa AZUSA, Calif. ? Whenever he steps onto the track, Futsum Zienasellassie is a must-watch athlete and Thursday night was no different for the Northern...
April 13, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Breaks Up Roster for Bryan Clay, Mt. SAC This Week FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - After competing just last Saturday in Tucson, it’s a quick turnaround for the Northern Arizona University track and field...
April 11, 2016 | Track & Field Keenan, Fisher Selected as Conference Athletes of the Week OGDEN, Utah – For the third time this outdoor season, the Big Sky Conference office has named Northern Arizona University senior Adam Keenan the...
April 9, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Closes Out Saturday Shootout With a School Record TUCSON, Ariz. – The women’s 4x400m relay team came in determined to break a 17 year old Lumberjack record and succeed in accomplishing...
April 8, 2016 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Look Strong Heading into Jim Click Shootout FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Leading the Big Sky with 39 automatic outdoor conference qualifiers, the Northern Arizona University track and field team...
April 4, 2016 | Track & Field NAU’s Hoover, Keenan Earn AOTW Honors from the Big Sky OGDEN, Utah – After their individual performances over the weekend at the Stanford Invitational, redshirt-senior Caleb Hoover and senior Adam...
April 2, 2016 | Track & Field NAU’s Clay Highlights Action From Day Two at Stanford Invite STANFORD, Calif. - Redshirt-senior Alexis Clay recorded a season-best mark and qualified for outdoor conference championships in the women’s...
April 1, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Wraps Up Nearly 15 Hour Day at Stanford Invite STANFORD, Calif. - The Northern Arizona University track and field squad wrapped up day-one action from the highly competitive Stanford Invitational...
March 31, 2016 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Head West to Compete at Stanford Invitational FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After two weekends off from competition, the Northern Arizona University track and field team will travel to Stanford,...
March 25, 2016 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Picked First, Fifth in Outdoor Preseason Coaches' Poll OGDEN, Utah – The Big Sky Conference office released the preseason coaches’ poll for the 2016 outdoor track and field season today, with...
March 22, 2016 | Track & Field Conference Office Names NAU’s Keenan Field Athlete of the Week OGDEN, Utah – After breaking an 11-year old school record and nine-year old Big Sky record in the hammer throw last weekend at the UC Irvine...
March 19, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Records Nine First-Place Victories at Day Two of UC Irvine Invite IRVINE, Calif. – The Northern Arizona University track and field team closed out the second day of the UC Irvine Spring Break Invite and its...
March 18, 2016 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Look Strong at UC Irvine to Open the Outdoor Season IRVINE, Calif. – Friday afternoon marked the first official day of the 2016 outdoor track and field season for Northern Arizona University, but...
March 17, 2016 | Track & Field Previewing the 2016 Lumberjack Track and Field Outdoor Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The weather is warming up and the calendar reads the middle of March, which can only mean one thing for the Northern Arizona...
March 11, 2016 | Track & Field NAU's Zienasellassie Earns All-American Performance in 5000m Event at Nationals BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Representing the Northern Arizona University track and field team as the only athlete that qualified for NCAA Division I...
March 10, 2016 | Track & Field NAU’s Zienasellassie Competes Tomorrow at NCAA Indoor Nationals FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University men’s track and field team sent redshirt-junior Futsum Zienasellassie to Birmingham,...
March 4, 2016 | Track & Field Zienasellassie Named Mountain Region Track Athlete of the Year NEW ORLEANS, La. – Not even a week after the Northern Arizona University men’s track and field team secured its fifth-straight indoor...
March 3, 2016 | Track & Field Heins Named 2016 Big Sky Indoor Coach of the Year OGDEN, Utah – After leading the Northern Arizona University men’s track and field team to its fifth-straight indoor conference title and...
February 27, 2016 | Track & Field It's Five Straight Indoor Conference Titles for NAU Men's Track and Field Team BOZEMAN, Mont. – Nineteen indoor team championships; five straight indoor titles; 151 points, fifth most all-time in indoor conference history;...
February 27, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Feeling Confident Heading Into Final Day of Indoor Conference BOZEMAN, Mont. – The Northern Arizona University men’s track and field team sits in the driver’s seat heading into the final day of...
February 24, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Focused As Ever Heading Into Conference Championships FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – All the hard work and resilience on display from the Northern Arizona University track and field team this indoor season will...
February 22, 2016 | Track & Field Conference Selects NAU's DMR Team, Weise as Athletes of the Week OGDEN, Utah -- For the third consecutive week, and the seventh time this indoor season, the Northern Arizona University track and field team secured...
February 19, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Competes in Final Meet Before Indoor Conference FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University track and field team competed in its final indoor meet this afternoon—the NAU Tune...
February 18, 2016 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Prepare for Final Indoor Meet Before Conference FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – With Big Sky Indoor Conference Championships right around the corner, the Northern Arizona University track and field team...
February 16, 2016 | Track & Field NAU's Zienasellassie Earns Second Conference AOTW Selection this Season OGDEN, Utah – For the second time this indoor season and the second time in three weeks, Northern Arizona University’s Futsum Zienasellass...
February 13, 2016 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Wrap-Up Action from NAU Invite, ISU Classic FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University track and field team competed in the second and final day of the NAU Invite and Iowa State...
February 12, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Opens Up Competition from the NAU Invite, ISU Classic Friday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – It was a day of personal bests for the Northern Arizona University track and field team as the Lumberjacks wrapped up...
February 11, 2016 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Set to Host NAU Invite, Compete at ISU Classic FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After a weekend off from competition, the Northern Arizona University track and field team is back in action this Friday and...
February 9, 2016 | Track & Field Newcomer Kennedy Showcasing Some Serious Talent FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The indoor track and field season is heating up for the Northern Arizona University Lumberjacks as we inch closer to...
February 8, 2016 | Track & Field NAU's Weitz Earns Conference Honors After Weekend Performance OGDEN, Utah – Another week, another Big Sky honor for a member of the Northern Arizona University track and field team. Earlier today, the...
February 6, 2016 | Track & Field NAU's Weitz Qualifies for Conference ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Competing as the only Lumberjack at the New Mexico Classic earlier today, Northern Arizona University senior distance...
February 1, 2016 | Track & Field Andersen, Zienasellassie Earn Big Sky Athlete of the Week Selections OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona University’s Futsum Zienasellassie, one of the greatest Lumberjack track athletes all-time, and Brooke...
January 30, 2016 | Track & Field NAU’s Zienasellassie Caps off Great Weekend with Record Performance FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The second day of the 2016 Mountain T’s proved to be an eventful one, highlighted by Northern Arizona University’...
January 29, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Continues to Impress, Adds Four More Conference Qualifying Athletes FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – If there was a theme to describe the first day of the 2016 Mountain T’s for the Northern Arizona University track and...
January 27, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Gearing Up for its First Two Day Meet of the Season, the Mountain T’s FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University track and field team will compete in the Mountain T’s this weekend, playing host for...
January 22, 2016 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Improve in their Second Meet of the Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Last weekend, the highlight of the Lumberjack Team Challenge was the narrow, 4x400m relay victory by the NAU men to close out...
January 21, 2016 | Track & Field NAU Looking for Similar Success in its Second Meet of the Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – As the Northern Arizona University track and field team is gearing for its second meet of the 2016 season tomorrow, Friday...
January 20, 2016 | Track & Field Highlighting the Best Weekly Performances for NAU Track and Field FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Last Saturday, the Northern Arizona University track and field program opened up its 2016 team season with the Lumberjack...
January 19, 2016 Nominate Now for the 2016 NAU Athletics Hall of Fame FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Nominations are open for the 2016 Northern Arizona University Athletics Hall of Fame. All nomination forms must be received...
January 19, 2016 | Track & Field NAU's James Fisher Selected as Male Track Athlete of the Week FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Big Sky Conference announced earlier this afternoon that Northern Arizona University’s James Fisher was selected as...
January 18, 2016 NAU Student-Athletes Make A Difference on MLK Day FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona Athletics Department once again participated on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day giving back to the...
January 16, 2016 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Close out Opening 2016 Indoor Meet in Thrilling Fashion FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University track and field team opened its 2016 indoor season earlier today hosting the Lumberjack Team...
January 15, 2016 | Track & Field Men Picked First, Women Second in the Preseason Conference Coaches' Poll FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – With the Northern Arizona University track and field team preparing for its first meet of the indoor season tomorrow, the Big...
January 15, 2016 | Track & Field Previewing the 2016 Lumberjack Track and Field Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – With another track and field season quickly approaching, it is time to rundown the 2016 roster and take a look at what this...
January 14, 2016 | Track & Field The Entry Lists for the 2016 Lumberjack Team Challenge FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University is set to begin its home indoor track and field season this Saturday, Jan. 16, hosting the 2016...
December 31, 2015 15 of the Best Moments of 2015 for NAU Athletics Before you say “goodbye” to 2015, check out 15 of the best moments of 2015 for Northern Arizona Athletics in no particular order. The...
December 18, 2015 14 Student-Athletes Honored at NAU Fall Commencement FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona had 14 student-athletes receive their degrees from the university today during the Fall 2015 commencement...
December 11, 2015 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Wrap-Up Action in First Meet of the 2015-16 Season BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – In what was the first official meet for the 2015-16 Northern Arizona University track and field team, redshirt-junior Futsum...
November 4, 2015 NCAA Graduation Success Rate Demonstrates NAU’s Academic Priorities INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Northern Arizona University shared the top spot in the Big Sky Conference with an NCAA Graduation Success Rate of 84,...
November 4, 2015 | Track & Field NAU Assistant Coach Jumps His Way Into the Record Books FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Most would consider winning one medal at a world championship event an outstanding achievement. So when Northern Arizona...
August 31, 2015 | Track & Field Track and Field to Hold Try Out Dates in September The Northern Arizona University Track and Field program will host open try outs on Tuesday, Sept. 29, and Wednesday, Sept. 30, at Max Spilsbury Field...
August 27, 2015 NAU Athletics Lend a Hand as Incoming Freshmen Arrive on Campus FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Cars packing into lots and parents dropping off their kids is how you know the new school year is upon us all. On Thursday,...
July 23, 2015 | Track & Field Eight Track & Field Student-Athletes Earn USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors NEW ORLEANS, La. – The Northern Arizona men’s and women’s track & field programs had eight student-athletes receive USTFCCCA...
July 22, 2015 Dr. Alisse Ali-Joseph Named NAU Faculty Athletics Representative FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona Athletics, University President Dr. Rita Cheng, and Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics Dr. Lisa...
July 7, 2015 Tickets On Sale Now for Wine and Dine FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The 19th Annual Wine & Dine in the Pines will take place on Sunday, August 16 at the Hart Prairie Lodge at Arizona Snowbowl....
June 30, 2015 26 NAU Student-Athletes Named to Big Sky Spring All-Academic Team OGDEN, Utah – Big Sky Conference office announced their All-Academic Teams for the spring 2015 season with the Northern Arizona for men's and...
June 26, 2015 | Track & Field Kemper Competes at USATF Outdoors EUGENE, Ore. – Northern Arizona’s Deante Kemper competed at the USATF Outdoor Championships this afternoon at the legendary TrackTown USA...
June 26, 2015 | Track & Field Matt McElroy Wraps Up NAU Career at USATF Outdoor Championships EUGENE, Ore. – Senior distance runner Matt McElroy represented Northern Arizona University at the USATF Outdoor Track & Field Championships...
June 23, 2015 | Track & Field Kemper and McElroy Set for USATF Outdoor Championships FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The collegiate season may be over, but Northern Arizona track & field stars Deante Kemper and Matt McElroy will keep...
June 22, 2015 | Track & Field NAU Men Ranked No. 14 Division I Program of the Year FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s cross country and track & field programs have continued to excel on the national scene...
June 13, 2015 | Track & Field Julia Viberg Places 14th at the NCAA Outdoor Championships EUGENE, Ore. – To close out the 2015 season for the Northern Arizona track & field team, Julia Viberg represented NAU at Hayward Field at...
June 13, 2015 NAU Athletics Announces 2015 Hall of Fame Class FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University and Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics Dr. Lisa Campos is proud to announce the 2015...
June 12, 2015 | Track & Field Weston Strum Finishes in 11th Place in the 5,000-meter Race EUGENE, Ore. –The Northern Arizona Track & Field team had its third participant of the week compete at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field...
June 12, 2015 Summer 2015 Coaches Caravan Dates Announced FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University Athletics Department will be rolling through the state of Arizona during its annual NAU...
June 10, 2015 | Track & Field Matt McElroy Earns All-American Honors in the 10,000-meter Race EUGENE, Ore. – Wednesday was the start of the NCAA Track & Field Outdoor Championships and two athletes from the Northern Arizona Track...
June 8, 2015 | Track & Field Four Lumberjacks Head to Nationals in Eugene FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona track & field team will embark on its final meet of the 2015 season in Eugene, Ore. where four...
June 5, 2015 | Track & Field Adel al Nasser Named to the Saudi Arabia National Team FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After competing at the NCAA Track & Field West Regionals, Northern Arizona track & field athlete Adel al Nasser has...
June 2, 2015 NAU Student-Athletes Give Back in Record Numbers During 2014-15 Year FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Last year, Northern Arizona University student-athletes performed an incredible 4,378 total community service hours setting a...
May 30, 2015 | Track & Field Day Three: Weston Strum Qualifies for Nationals in the 5,000-meter Race AUSTIN, Texas – The Northern Arizona track & field team wrapped up their stay in Austin at the NCAA Track & Field West Region Prelims...
May 29, 2015 | Track & Field Day Two: Viberg Qualifies for Nationals & Jamison Advances to Quarterfinals AUSTIN, Texas – The Northern Arizona track & field team continued their participation at the NCAA Track & Field West Regionals meet on...
May 28, 2015 | Track & Field Day One: Zienasellassie & McElroy Qualify for Nationals in the 10,000 Meter Race AUSTIN, Texas – Day one of the NCAA Track & Field West Regionals kicked off on Thursday at the University of Texas with seven Northern...
May 27, 2015 NCAA Releases Latest Academic Progress Rate Results INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Northern Arizona University student-athletes continue to strive for academic excellence culminating in graduation, as the...
May 26, 2015 | Track & Field 13 Athletes Head to Austin for NCAA Track & Field West Regionals FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The 2015 outdoor track & field season continues for 13 athletes at Northern Arizona as they compete in the NCAA West...
May 20, 2015 | Track & Field Heins Named Big Sky Men's Outdoor Track and Field Coach of the Year OGDEN, Utah - Director of Track & Field and Cross Country Eric Heins was named the Big Sky Outdoor Track and Field Men's Coach of the Year earlier...
May 19, 2015 NAU Men Win Second Consecutive Big Sky All-Sports Trophy OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona men have captured their second consecutive Big Sky All-Sports Trophy, the conference office announced Tuesday....
May 16, 2015 | Track & Field Undefeated: The Class of 2015 Leaves NAU with Eight-Straight Big Sky Track and Field Championships CHENEY, Wash. - Most of the class of the 2015 finished their collegiate track and field career today, but for the Northern Arizona men's track and...
May 15, 2015 | Track & Field Three's A Charm: 'Jacks Pick Up Three Titles of Day One of Big Sky Championships CHENEY, Wash. - On Northern Arizona Track and Field's first day at the Big Sky Championships, the Lumberjacks came away with three titles, two in the...
May 14, 2015 | Track & Field 'Jack Track Aims to Defend Big Sky Titles in Cheney, Wash. FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona track and field heads to Cheney, Wash. this week for a chance to defend their 2014 Big Sky Outdoor Champions...
May 9, 2015 NAU Athletics Celebrates 42 Student-Athlete Graduates This Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – In total, 42 Northern Arizona University student-athletes will receive their degrees from the university this weekend during...
May 6, 2015 NAU Athletics May Student-Athlete Spotlight FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Alejandro Montano of the men's cross country and track & field teams and Julia Viberg of the women's track & field...
May 3, 2015 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Pick Up Big Marks at Final Regular Season Meet Futsum Zienasellassie picked up a big personal best for Northern Arizona track and field in the men's 5000m today with his time of 13:49.34 at the...
May 2, 2015 | Track & Field Hogardh Hits Big Sky Standard on First Day at Irvine IRVINE, Calif. - Sophomore Caroline Hogardh posted a season-best time in the steeplechase tonight at the adidas/Steve Scott Invitational hosted by UC...
April 30, 2015 | Track & Field 'Jack Track at UC Irvine, Stanford This Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona track and field competes at the Payton Jordan Invitational hosted by Stanford and the adidas/Steve Scott...
April 30, 2015 A Night to Remember: 2015 Louie's Awards FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – On Wednesday night at Prochnow Auditorium, the NAU Student-Athlete Advisory Committee hosted the second annual Louie’s...
April 27, 2015 | Track & Field Brooke Andersen Named Big Sky Athlete of the Week ODGEN, Utah - Northern Arizona track and field's sophomore Brooke Andersen continued her outstanding season in the women's hammer throw with a win in...
April 23, 2015 | Track & Field 'Jack Track Signs Three for Fall 2015 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona track and field signed three to their 2015-16 roster this week.
April 23, 2015 | Track & Field Get To Know Sprinter James Fisher
April 22, 2015 NAU Places 32 Student-Athletes on Big Sky Winter All-Academic OGDEN, Utah – On Wednesday, the Big Sky conference office announced their All-Academic Teams for the winter 2015 season with the Northern...
April 18, 2015 | Track & Field 'Jack Track Hits Big Marks in Southern California WALNUT, Calif. - Northern Arizona track and field made a strong showing in Southern California today at the Mt. SAC Relays and the Bryan Clay...
April 17, 2015 | Track & Field 'Jack Track With Four Big Sky Marks in Two Events in Southern California WALNUT, Calif. - Northern Arizona track and field picked up four Big Sky qualifying marks in two events on their first day in Southern California.
April 16, 2015 | Track & Field 'Jack Track Heads to Mt. SAC Relays and Azusa Pacific FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona track and field heads to Southern California this weekend to compete at the Mt. SAC Relays and the Brian Clay...
April 15, 2015 Hoover, Vang, Buzzard & Hasquet Honored as Golden Eagle Top Scholar-Athletes FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – On Wednesday, NAU’s brightest student-athletes were honored at the 37th annual Golden Eagle Awards held at the High...
April 15, 2015 NAU Student-Athletes Take Part in Discover Your Career Night FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University student-athletes participated in the 2nd Annual Discover Your Career Night. The goal of the...
April 13, 2015 | Track & Field Brooke Andersen Named Big Sky Athlete of the Week OGDEN, Utah - Sophomore Brooke Andersen earned her second Big Sky Athlete of the Week honor today for her career performance in the hammer throw last...
April 12, 2015 | Track & Field 'Jack Track Earns Qualifying Marks at Sun Angel Classic TEMPE, Ariz. - Northern Arizona track and field continued to prepare to defend their outdoor titles today at the Sun Angel Classic hosted by Arizona...
April 11, 2015 | Track & Field Brooke Andersen Posts Career Best at Sun Angel Classic TEMPE, Ariz. - Brooke Andersen posted a career-best tonight in the premiere section of the women's hammer throw at the Sun Angel Classic. Andersen...
April 8, 2015 | Track & Field 'Jack Track Heads to Tempe for Sun Angel Classic FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona track and field heads to Tempe, Ariz. this weekend for Arizona State's Sun Angel Classic on April 10-11.
April 6, 2015 | Track & Field Futsum Zienasellassie Named Big Sky Athlete of the Week OGDEN, Utah- Following his nationally-ranked debut in the 10,000m this past weekend, Futsum Zienasellassie has been the named the Big Sky Track...
April 4, 2015 | Track & Field Throwers Continue to Shine During the Outdoor Season ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Northern Arizona track and field competed at the Don Kirby Tailwind Invitational today hosted by the University of New Mexico...
April 4, 2015 | Track & Field 'Jacks Distance Crew Stands Out in Northern California PALO ALTO, Calif. - The Northern Arizona track and field distance crew picked up stellar times, personal records and Big Sky qualifying standards at...
April 2, 2015 | Track & Field Northern Arizona Track and Field to Northern California, New Mexico this Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona track and field is split this weekend as the distance crew heads to Northern California for the Stanford Invitatio...
March 31, 2015 'Jacks, Northern Arizona Community Come Together for Student-Athlete for a Day FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The NAU Athletics Department, spearheaded by the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC), held its Student-Athlete for a...
March 30, 2015 | Track & Field Viberg Named Big Sky Field Athlete of the Week OGDEN, Utah - Junior Julia Viberg was named the Big Sky Field Athlete of the Week this morning by the conference office for her performance in the...
March 28, 2015 | Track & Field Viberg Launches New Personal Record on Final Day of Texas Relays AUSTIN, Texas – On the third and final day of the 2015 Texas Relays, junior Julia Viberg enjoyed a big career performance for the Northern...
March 27, 2015 | Track & Field 'Jacks Led by Ljunberg's Discus Performance on Texas Relays Day 2 AUSTIN, Texas – Junior Micael Ljunberg advanced to the finals of the men's discus, placing fifth overall, as the leader for the Northern Arizona...
March 27, 2015 | Track & Field Northern Arizona Men's Track & Field Picked First in Outdoor Preseason Poll OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona men’s track and field has been picked to once again finish first at the Big Sky Outdoor Track & Field...
March 26, 2015 | Track & Field Andersen Posts Impressive Texas Relays Debut on Day 1 in Austin AUSTIN, Texas – The Northern Arizona track & field team got the Texas Relays under way on Thursday with sophomore Brooke Andersen highlighti...
March 24, 2015 | Track & Field Brooke Andersen and Vernon Jamison Named Big Sky Athletes of the Week OGDEN, Utah – Brooke Andersen and Vernon Jamison picked up the first Big Sky Conference weekly honors of the outdoor track and field season...
March 24, 2015 | Track & Field 'Jack Track Travels to Austin for Texas Relays FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona track and field is heading to Austin, Texas for the Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays hosted by the University...
March 21, 2015 | Track & Field 'Jacks With A Strong Outdoor Opener at UC Irvine IRVINE, Calif. - Northern Arizona track and field wrapped up its first outdoor meet of the 2015 season tonight with 10 top-finishes at the UC Irvine...
March 21, 2015 | Track & Field Top Mark: Career-Best for Andersen Aims to Lead Nation in Hammer Throw IRVINE, Calif. - Northern Arizona track and field opened the outdoor season today at the UC Irvine Spring Break Invitational by winning three out of...
March 20, 2015 | Track & Field Northern Arizona Opens Outdoor Track and Field Season at UC Irvine FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona track and field opens their outdoor campaign today at the UC Irvine Spring Break Invitational in Irvine, Calif....
March 14, 2015 | Track & Field Deante Kemper Wraps Up Record-Breaking Season with All-American Finish FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Senior Deante Kemper ended his indoor high jump career on a high note with an All-American finish at the NCAA Indoor National...
March 11, 2015 | Track & Field All Clear: Deante Kemper Competes at the NCAA Championships FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Deante Kemper steps onto the national stage this week as he represents Northern Arizona Track and Field at the NCAA National...
March 5, 2015 | Track & Field Eric Heins Named Big Sky Indoor Track and Field's Men's Coach of the Year OGDEN, Utah - Following the Northern Arizona men's track and field victory at the Big Sky Indoor Track and Field Championships last Saturday in the...
February 28, 2015 | Track & Field Men's Track and Field Wins Their Fourth-Straight Big Sky Indoor Track and Field Championships FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Led by All-Big Sky performances in every event area, the Northern Arizona men's track and field team picked up their fourth-straigh...
February 27, 2015 | Track & Field Kemper, Zienasellassie Pick Up Individual Titles on the Second Day of the Big Sky Championships FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Deante Kemper and Futsum Zienasellassie led Northern Arizona track and field on the second day of the Big Sky Indoor Track...
February 26, 2015 | Track & Field Royal Black Competes in First Day of the Big Sky Championships FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona opened the Big Sky Indoor Track and Field Championships today with Royal Black in the men's heptathlon.
February 25, 2015 | Track & Field Northern Arizona Hosts the Big Sky Indoor Track and Field Championships FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona track and field hosts the Big Sky Indoor Track and Field Championships this weekend – February 26-28...
February 20, 2015 | Track & Field Full Speed Ahead: Jamison Hits Huge Personal Best at NAU Tune-Up FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Senior Vernon Jamison hit a huge personal best in the men's 60m hurdles with his second-place - first among collegiate competitors...
February 18, 2015 | Track & Field Last Chance: Lumberjacks Aim for Final Qualifiers at the NAU Tune-Up FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona track and field host their final meet of the regular season – the NAU Tune-Up – this Friday at...
February 17, 2015 | Track & Field Deante Kemper Named Big Sky Athlete of the Week for Record-Setting Performance at Iowa State OGDEN, Utah - Deante Kemper has been named the Big Sky Athlete of the Week for his record-setting performance in the men's high jump at the Iowa State...
February 14, 2015 | Track & Field Deante Kemper Sets School Record at Iowa State Classic FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Senior Deante Kemper further cemented his Northern Arizona Track and Field legacy today with his men's high jump win at the Iowa...
February 13, 2015 | Track & Field Distance Crew Hits Big Marks on Friday Night Flagstaff, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona track and field team added four new Big Sky qualifiers tonight at the NAU Invitational and the Iowa State...
February 11, 2015 | Track & Field Final Countdown: With Two Weeks Until the Conference Championships, the 'Jacks Look to Qualify in the Skydome and Iowa FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Following a week off, Northern Arizona track and field is back in competition, splitting between hosting the NAU Invitational...
February 2, 2015 NAU Athletics February Student-Athlete Spotlight FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Deante Kemper of the track & field team and Raven Anderson of the women's basketball team are featured in Lumberjack...
January 31, 2015 | Track & Field Lumberjack Track and Field Finishes the Mountain T's Invitational FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona track and field picked up 10 Big Sky qualifying marks today at the Mountain T’s Invitational. Combined...
January 30, 2015 | Track & Field 'Jack Track Wraps Up First Day of Mountain T's Invitational FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona track and field picked up nine Big Sky qualifying marks on the first day of the Mountain T’s Invitatio...
January 28, 2015 | Track & Field Northern Arizona Track and Field Host Mountain T's Invitational FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona track and field hosts the two-day Mountain-T’s Invitational this weekend at the Walkup Skydome....
January 27, 2015 | Track & Field Vernon Jamison Named Big Sky Track Athlete of the Week OGDEN, Utah - Senior Vernon Jamison picked up Northern Arizona track and field's third Big Sky Athlete of the Week honor of this season today, joining...
January 24, 2015 | Track & Field Strong Day for 'Jack Track at the Lumberjack Team Challenge FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona track and field took advantage of another week in the Walkup Skydome to hit 10 Big Sky qualifying marks at...
January 23, 2015 A Look Inside the Numbers of NAU's MLK Day of Service FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – On Monday, the NAU Athletics Department made a difference in the community in celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The day...
January 22, 2015 | Track & Field Off to the Races: Northern Arizona Hosts Lumberjack Team Challenge FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona track and field is ready to spend another week in the Skydome, hosting the Lumberjack Team Challenge on...
January 21, 2015 | Track & Field Kemper and Weise Named Big Sky Field Athletes of the Week OGDEN, Utah - Deante Kemper and Jessica Weise were named the Big Sky Field Athletes of the Week yesterday by the conference offices for their...
January 19, 2015 NAU Athletics Lends A Hand to the Community on Martin Luther King Jr. Day FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona Athletics Department used Martin Luther King Jr. Day to give back to the Flagstaff community. Lumberjack...
January 16, 2015 | Track & Field Nine 'Jacks Hit Big Sky Marks at Friday Night Duals FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona Track and Field made a strong showing at their first home meet of the 2015 indoor season, qualifying nine...
January 14, 2015 | Track & Field Off The Blocks: NAU Track and Field Hosts First Indoor Meet FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona Track and Field is set to open another season this Friday when they host the Friday Night Duals starting at...
January 13, 2015 | Track & Field Northern Arizona Picked to Finish First in Big Sky Indoor Preseason Poll OGDEN, Utah – Following a dominating year in conference action, Northern Arizona Track and Field has been picked to finish first at February&rsq...
December 12, 2014 | Track & Field Brian Shrader Wins 5000m at Hoosier Open BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Senior Brian Shrader won the 5000m with an NCAA standard time of 13:40.94 today at the Hoosier Open hosted by Indiana University....
December 12, 2014 Twenty-One Student-Athletes Receive Degrees During Fall Commencement FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University will hold its fall commencement ceremonies today in the Walkup Skydome and as part of the newest...
December 11, 2014 2015 NAU Athletics Hall of Fame Nominations Now Being Accepted FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Nominations are open for the 2015 Northern Arizona University Athletics Hall of Fame. All nomination forms must be received...
November 12, 2014 | Track & Field Lumberjack Track and Field Announces Early Signees FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona track & field and cross country welcome six during this fall's early signing period.
November 25, 2014 NAU Student-Athletes Give Back to the Community in Operation Christmas Child FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona student-athletes are always giving back to the community of Flagstaff and this past weekend, the...
November 21, 2014 | Track & Field Brian Shrader Named US Track and Field Athlete of the Week INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.- Brian Shrader has been named the US Track and Field Athlete of the Week for his record-breaking performance and first-place finish...
November 17, 2014 | Track & Field Brian Shrader Sets National Record in 12K at US Nationals ALEXANDRIA, Va. - Brian Shrader brought home a huge win yesterday at the US National 12K in Alexandria, Va. Shrader set a national record in the event...
November 13, 2014 | Track & Field NAU Athletics Inducts the 2014 Hall of Fame Class FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona Athletics Department held its annual Hall of Fame Banquet on Friday, November 7. This year's inductees...
October 29, 2014 NAU Athletics Posts 85 Percent Graduation Success Rate INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Northern Arizona Athletics Department posted a school-best 85 percent Graduation Success Rate, as released by the NCAA...
October 27, 2014 | Track & Field 'Jacks Track and Field Participated in National Make a Difference Day FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona Track and Field joined the City of Flagstaff Sustainability Project and the Flagstaff Area Stream Team to...
October 27, 2014 NAU Student-Athletes Spread Message During Red Ribbon Week FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University Athletics participated in the annual Red Ribbon Week throughout the community last week, from...
Be Inspired By Dr. Derek Greenfield and Be NAU Strong FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona Athletics Department had the honor of having Dr. Derek Greenfield come speak to Lumberjack student-athle...
August 22, 2014 NAU Student-Athletes Welcome Incoming Lumberjack Freshmen FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Nearly 200 Northern Arizona student-athletes helped greet the incoming NAU Class of 2018 over the last two days in partnershi...
August 8, 2014 | Track & Field Nathan Ott Joins Northern Arizona Track & Field Staff Nathan Ott has joined Northern Arizona track and field as an assistant coach for throws.
August 4, 2014 Wine & Dine Tickets On Sale Now FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The 18th Annual Wine & Dine in the Pines will take place Sunday, August 17 at the Hart Prairie Lodge at Arizona Snowbowl....
July 25, 2014 | Track & Field Taylor's Run At World Championships Ends in Semifinals EUGENE, Ore. – NAU sophomore-to-be Ashley Taylor may not have advanced to the finals at the IAAF World Junior Championships, but she made the...
July 24, 2014 | Track & Field Taylor Moves on to 400m Hurdles Semis at World Championships EUGENE, Ore. – Competing against 36 of the world's top junior sprinters, Northern Arizona's Ashley Taylor made herself known on Wednesday as she...
July 23, 2014 | Track & Field 12 Lumberjacks Earn USTFCCCA All-Academic honors NEW ORLEANS, La. – Twelve Northern Arizona track & field student-athletes received 2013-14 U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches...
July 22, 2014 | Track & Field Andersen Ends Season at IAAF World Championships EUGENE, Ore. – Freshman Brooke Andersen did what most freshman around the country weren’t able to do, and that was compete for the United...
July 21, 2014 | Track & Field Andersen and Taylor to Represent NAU at World Junior Championships FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Brooke Andersen and Ashley Taylor are set to represent Northern Arizona University at the IAAF World Junior Track & Field...
July 13, 2014 NAU Athletics Wins Back-to-Back Big Sky Presidents’ Cup OGDEN, Utah – For the second straight year, Northern Arizona Athletics has captured the Big Sky Presidents’ Cup presented by Red Lion...
July 6, 2014 | Track & Field Taylor to Represent Team Canada at World Junior Track & Field Championships STE-THERESE, Quebec – Northern Arizona freshman Ashley Taylor became the second Lumberjack to qualify for the IAAF World Championships, after a...
July 5, 2014 | Track & Field Andersen Takes Second, Advances to IAAF World Junior Championships FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona sophomore thrower Brooke Andersen placed second in the hammer throw at the USATF Junior Outdoor Championship...
July 2, 2014 | Track & Field Brooke Andersen to Compete at USATF Junior Championships FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona sophomore thrower Brooke Andersen will be competing at the USATF Junior Outdoor Championships this weekend...
June 25, 2014 NAU Places 41 Student-Athletes on Big Sky Spring All-Academic OGDEN, Utah – The Northern Arizona men’s and women’s outdoor track & field, men’s and women’s tennis and golf teams...
June 14, 2014 | Track & Field All-American Performance by NAU T&F's Hoover EUGENE, Ore. – Northern Arizona University’s track & field team completed competition at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championsh...
June 13, 2014 | Track & Field NAU T&F's Kemper Motivated Following Rough Performance EUGENE, Ore. – Northern Arizona University’s track & field team continued competition at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championsh...
June 12, 2014 | Track & Field Caleb Hoover Advances for Lumberjack T&F EUGENE, Ore. – Northern Arizona University’s track & field team continued competition at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championsh...
June 11, 2014 | Track & Field NAU T&F's Lauren Stuart Wraps Up Stellar Career EUGENE, Ore. – Northern Arizona University’s track & field team opened up competition at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championsh...
June 8, 2014 | Track & Field NAU T&F to Compete in TrackTown, USA FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University’s track & field team will travel three athletes to compete at the NCAA Division-1...
May 31, 2014 | Track & Field Lauren Stuart Advances to NCAA Final for NAU T&F FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University’s track and field team continued competition at the NCAA Division-1 Outdoor Championships...
May 30, 2014 | Track & Field NAU T&F Advances Two to the NCAA Finals FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University’s track and field team continued competition at the NCAA Division-1 Outdoor Championships...
May 30, 2014 | Track & Field Johanna Nilsson Named No. 2 "Greatest Female Athlete" OGDEN, Utah - In celebration of the 25th anniversary of women's athletics in the Big Sky Conference, the conference office has been recognizing the 25...
May 29, 2014 | Track & Field NAU T&F Wraps Up Day One in Arkansas FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University’s track and field team began competition at the NCAA Division-1 Outdoor Championships West...
May 23, 2014 | Track & Field NAU T&F Set to Compete at the NCAA National Championship FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University’s track & field team will travel some of its top athletes to compete at the NCAA West...
May 20, 2014 | Track & Field Eric Heins Named Big Sky Outdoor T&F Coach of the Year OGDEN, Utah - Northern Arizona’s Eric Heins has been selected as the Big Sky Conference Men’s and Women’s Outdoor Track and Field...
May 19, 2014 NAU Captures Men’s and Women’s Big Sky All-Sports Trophy OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona has captured both the men’s and women’s Big Sky All-Sports Trophies, the conference office announced...
May 17, 2014 | Track & Field Lumberjack T&F Sweep Big Sky Titles FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University’s track & field team completed competition at the Big Sky Outdoor Championships. NAU...
May 16, 2014 | Track & Field Jack Track Shines on Day 3 of the Big Sky Outdoor Championship FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University’s track & field team completed day three of competition at the Big Sky Outdoor...
May 16, 2014 NAU Student-Athletes Exceed Community Service Goal for 2013-14 Academic Year FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University student-athletes have been a bright sight to see in the Flagstaff community and surrounding...
May 15, 2014 | Track & Field Podium Spot for NAU T&F's Jade Childs FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University’s track & field team completed day two of competition at the Big Sky Outdoor Championsh...
May 14, 2014 | Track & Field Great Start to the Weekend for NAU T&F FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University’s track & field team began competition at the Big Sky Outdoor Championship today. Jade...
May 14, 2014 Women’s Tennis and Swimming & Diving Rank in Top 10 Percent INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Northern Arizona women’s tennis and swimming & diving were both honored by the NCAA for earning Public Recognitio...
May 13, 2014 | Track & Field Title Hopes for NAU T&F FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University’s track & field team will host the Big Sky Outdoor Track & Field Championship this...
May 9, 2014 Forty-Three Student-Athletes to Receive Degrees This Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Forty-three Northern Arizona student-athletes will receive their degrees from the university this weekend as part of the...
May 8, 2014 | Track & Field NAU T&F's Hardin Finishing on His Own Terms FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University’s men’s cross country and track & field team has had an incredible year thus far....
May 6, 2014 | Track & Field NAU T&F Grabs Pair of Athlete of the Week Honors OGDEN, Utah – The Big Sky Conference has selected the men’s and women’s Track and Field Athletes of the Week. Portland State’s...
May 5, 2014 NAU Leads All-Sports Trophy Race OGDEN, Utah – The Northern Arizona Lumberjacks are leading the pack in the Big Sky Conference All-Sports Trophy races. The men’s and...
May 4, 2014 | Track & Field Shrader Getting the Momentum Rolling for NAU T&F FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – A small portion of Northern Arizona University’s track & field team travelled to Palo Alto, Calif., to compete at...
May 3, 2014 | Track & Field NAU T&F Close Regular Season in Clutch Fashion TUCSON, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University’s track & field team travelled to the campus of the University of Arizona to compete at...
May 1, 2014 | Track & Field Anna Soderberg, NAU All-Time Great, Honored by the Big Sky Conference OGDEN, Utah - In celebration of the Big Sky Conference's 25th anniversary in women's athletics, the conference office has been releasing the "25...
May 1, 2014 | Track & Field NAU T&F Wrapping Up Its Regular Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University’s track & field team is set to compete on the road this weekend. The majority of the...
April 24, 2014 Vote for the 2013-14 Moment of the Year FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The 2013-14 year was filled with highlights and memories. Now you – the fans, family and all Lumberjack faithful...
April 23, 2014 41 Student-Athletes Named Big Sky Winter All-Academic OGDEN, Utah – The Northern Arizona men’s and women’s basketball and men’s and women’s indoor track & field teams...
April 22, 2014 | Track & Field Track & Field Sweeps Men's Track & Field Weekly Honors OGDEN, Utah - Vernon Jamison and Deante Kemper claimed Big Sky weekly honors on Tuesday wtih Jamison being named the men's track Athlete of the Week...
April 19, 2014 | Track & Field Kemper Raising the Bar for Lumberjack T&F WALNUT, Calif. - Northern Arizona University’s track & field team traveled to Walnut, Calif., this weekend as they completed the final day...
April 18, 2014 | Track & Field Individual Efforts Boost NAU T&F WALNUT, Calif. - Northern Arizona University’s track & field team traveled to Walnut, Calif., this weekend as they completed day two of...
April 17, 2014 | Track & Field Day One of California Trip in the Books for NAU T&F FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University’s track & field team traveled to Walnut, Calif., this weekend as they completed day one of...
April 16, 2014 | Track & Field Eyes Set on Mt. SAC Relays for Track & Field FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University’s track & field team will travel to Walnut, Calif., this weekend as they will compete at the...
April 15, 2014 | Track & Field Track & Field's Taylor Big Sky Track Athlete of the Week OGDEN, Utah – The Big Sky Conference has selected the men’s and women’s Track and Field Athletes of the Week. Northern Arizona...
April 12, 2014 | Track & Field NAU Track & Field Finds Success Through Adversity FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University’s track & field team completed competition at the Sun Angel Track Classic. The Lumberjacks...
April 11, 2014 | Track & Field NAU Throwers Heating Up for Track & Field TEMPE, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University's track & field team completed day one of competition at the Sun Angel Track Classic hosted by Arizona...
April 10, 2014 | Track & Field In-State Competition for NAU Track & Field FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University’s track & field team will travel to Tempe, Ariz., to compete at the Sun Angel Track...
April 8, 2014 | Track & Field NAU Track & Field Garners Pair of Weekly Awards OGDEN, Utah – The Big Sky Conference has selected the men’s and women’s Track and Field Athletes of the Week. Northern Arizona&rsquo...
April 4, 2014 | Track & Field NAU Track & Field Ready to Go the Distance STANFORD, Calif. - Northern Arizona University's track & field team competed at the Stanford Invitational this weekend. NAU's distance group found...
April 3, 2014 | Track & Field Johanna Nilsson No. 6 on the Big Sky Conference 25 Greatest Moments OGDEN, Utah - The Big Sky Conference has been releasing a list of the "25 Greatest Female Moments" in conference history in celebration of...
April 3, 2014 NAU Athletics April Student-Athlete Spotlight FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Jacquie LeMarr of the golf team and Brian Shrader of the track & field team are featured in Lumberjack Academics' monthly...
April 2, 2014 | Track & Field Stanford Invitational Next Up for NAU Track & Field FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University’s track & field team is slated to compete at the Stanford Invitational this weekend. NAU will...
April 1, 2014 | Track & Field NAU Track & Field's Stuart Big Sky Field Athlete of the Week OGDEN, Utah - The Big Sky Conference has selected the men’s and women’s Track and Field Athletes of the Week. Southern Utah’s Shaye...
March 29, 2014 | Track & Field NAU Track & Field Rising to the Challenge AUSTIN, Texas – Northern Arizona University's track & field team completed its final day of competition at the 87th Clyde Littlefield Texas...
March 28, 2014 | Track & Field Track & Field Shines in the Lone Star State AUSTIN, Texas – Northern Arizona University's track & field team completed its second day of competition at the 87th Clyde Littlefield Texas...
March 27, 2014 | Track & Field Lopez Lomong No. 7 on Big Sky Greatest Male Athlete List OGDEN, Utah - The Big Sky Conference named former NAU great Lopez Lomong its seventh greatest male athlete in conference history. The Big Sky has been...
March 26, 2014 | Track & Field Stuart Stellar for Lumberjack Track & Field AUSTIN, Texas – Northern Arizona University's track & field team completed its first day of competition at the 87th Clyde Littlefield Texas...
March 25, 2014 | Track & Field NAU Track & Field Taking Its Talents to Austin FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University’s track & field team will travel to Austin, Texas this weekend for their second road...
March 25, 2014 | Track & Field 'Jacks Sweep Big Sky Track & Field Weekly Awards OGDEN, Utah – The Big Sky Conference has selected the men’s and women’s Track and Field Athletes of the Week. Northern Arizona...
March 22, 2014 | Track & Field Business as Usual for NAU Track & Field IRVINE, Calif. – Northern Arizona University’s track & field team completed the final day of competition at the Spring Break...
March 21, 2014 | Track & Field Hot Start to the Spring for NAU Track & Field IRVINE, Calif. – Northern Arizona University’s track & field team completed day one of competition at the Spring Break Invitational....
March 20, 2014 | Track & Field Lumberjack Track & Field to Open Up Outdoor Season FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University's track & field team will open up its outdoor season this weekend. The team will travel to Irvine,...
March 19, 2014 | Track & Field NAU Track & Field Expected to Sweep Conference Championships OGDEN, Utah - The Northern Arizona University men and women topped the 2014 Outdoor Track and Field Preseason coaches' poll. In a vote by the 11 Big...
March 17, 2014 | Track & Field All-American Performances for Track & Field's Shrader and Laszczak NEW ORLEANS, La. - The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) has announced the list of student-athletes who earned...
March 15, 2014 | Track & Field NAU Track & Field Shines in National Spotlight ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Northern Arizona University track & field's Lauren Laszczak and Brian Shrader competed on the final day of competition at the...
March 14, 2014 | Track & Field Experience Gained by NAU Track & Field's Shrader ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Northern Arizona University track & field's Brian Shrader competed on day one of the NCAA Indoor National Championships....
March 12, 2014 | Track & Field NAU Track & Field Ready for the National Stage FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University’s track and field program is coming off a very successful indoor season, sweeping the Big Sky...
March 11, 2014 NAU Athletics March Student-Athlete Spotlight FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Becky Russell of the swimming & diving team and Gus Margiotta of the track & field team are featured in Lumberjack...
March 4, 2014 | Track & Field Heins Garners Pair of Big Sky Coach of the Year Awards OGDEN, Utah - Northern Arizona’s Eric Heins has been selected as the Big Sky Conference Men’s and Women’s Indoor Track and Field...
March 1, 2014 | Track & Field Jacks Chop Down Indoor Championships POCATELLO, Idaho – Northern Arizona University's track & field team completed competition at the Big Sky Indoor Championships. The Lumberjac...
February 28, 2014 | Track & Field Stage is Set for Lumberjack Track & Field POCATELLO, Idaho – Northern Arizona University's track & field program completed both day one and two of competition at the Big Sky...
February 26, 2014 | Track & Field Championship Season for Lumberjack Track & Field FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University’s track & field team will travel to Pocatello, Idaho to compete at the Big Sky Indoor...
February 25, 2014 | Track & Field Lumberjack Track Garners Three AOTW Awards OGDEN, Utah – The Big Sky Conference has selected the men’s and women’s Track and Field Athletes of the Week. Northern Arizona&rsquo...
February 21, 2014 | Track & Field Lumberjack Track & Field Clicking at the Right Time FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University’s track & field team hosted its last home indoor meet as it looked to get more athletes...
February 21, 2014 | Track & Field NAU All-Time Great Ida Nilsson Honored by Big Sky Former Northern Arizona University track & field standout Ida Nilsson was named No. 8 on the Big Sky Conference's list of "25 Greatest...
February 20, 2014 | Track & Field Last Chance for NAU Track & Field FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University’s track & field will host its final regular season meet of the indoor season on Friday,...
February 18, 2014 | Track & Field Brian Shrader Big Sky Track AOTW OGDEN, Utah – The Big Sky Conference announced its selections for athlete of the week today. Northern Arizona University’s Brian Shrader...
February 18, 2014 | Track & Field Men's Track & Field Crack the Top-25 NEW ORLEANS, La. – The USTFCCCA released its computer rankings for this week today. Northern Arizona University men’s track & field...
February 15, 2014 | Track & Field 'Jacks Make Strides on Final Day of First Road Trip ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Northern Arizona University's track & field team completed day two of competition at both the Iowa State Classic and the Don...
February 14, 2014 | Track & Field Lumberjack Track & Field Strong on Day One of Road Trip ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Northern Arizona University's track & field team competed in day one of both the Iowa State Classic and Don Kirby Elite...
February 13, 2014 | Track & Field Weekend Run Out of Town for NAU Track & Field FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University track & field will travel portions of its team to the Don Kirby Collegiate Elite and Iowa State...
February 11, 2014 | Track & Field Q&A With Track & Field's Vernon Jamison and Shamelle Pless FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – NAU athletic communications caught up with track & field standouts Vernon Jamison and Shamelle Pless. Check out the...
February 8, 2014 | Track & Field No Mountain Too High for Track & Field's Stuart FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University’s track and field team wrapped up competition as they hosted the Mountain T’s Invitational....
February 7, 2014 | Track & Field Laszczak Soars for 'Jacks in Day One of Competition FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University’s track & field team completed day one of competition as they host the Mountain T’s...
February 6, 2014 | Track & Field Lumberjack Track Back in Action this Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University’s track and field team will host the Mountain T’s Invitational this weekend in the Skydome....
January 31, 2014 | Track & Field All-Time Great David McNeill Honored by Big Sky Conference Northern Arizona University alumn David McNeill was named the tenth greatest male athlete in Big Sky Conference history yesterday.
January 25, 2014 | Track & Field 'Jacks Protect Home Track Advantage FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University’s track & field team hosted the NAU Invitational this weekend and did not disappoint in day...
January 24, 2014 | Track & Field Clay Leads the Way for 'Jacks in Day One of Competition FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University’s track & field program completed day one of the two-day NAU Invitational. The...
January 23, 2014 | Track & Field 'Jacks Set to Host NAU Invitational this Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University’s track & field team will host the NAU Invitational on Friday, January 24 and Saturday,...
January 22, 2014 NAU Athletics Hosts 2nd Annual National Girls & Women in Sports Day FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona athletics department will once again celebrate National Girls and Women in Sports Day for the second...
January 21, 2014 | Track & Field Men's Track & Field Sweep Conference Awards OGDEN, Utah - The Big Sky Conference has selected the men’s Track and Field Athletes of the Week. Northern Arizona’s Vernon Jamison was...
January 17, 2014 | Track & Field NAU Track & Field Impressive in 2014 Debut FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University's track & field team made its 2014 debut hosting the Lumberjack Team Challenge. NAU faced off...
January 16, 2014 | Track & Field Lumberjack Track & Field to Make 2014 Debut FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University’s track & field team will begin its season hosting the first of three home indoor meets. The...
January 16, 2014 | Track & Field NAU Track & Field Season Outlook - Distance FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University’s track & field team will begin its indoor season tomorrow hosting the Lumberjack Team...
January 14, 2014 | Track & Field NAU Track & Field Season Outlook - Sprints & Hurdlers FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University’s track & field team will begin its indoor season this week hosting the Lumberjack Team...
January 9, 2014 | Track & Field NAU Track & Field Season Outlook - Throws FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University’s track & field team will begin its indoor season next week hosting the Lumberjack Team...
January 7, 2014 | Track & Field NAU Track & Field Season Outlook - Jumpers FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University’s track & field team will begin its indoor season next week hosting the Lumberjack Team...
January 7, 2014 | Track & Field Great Expectations for NAU Track & Field OGDEN, Utah – The Big Sky Conference released the results of the preseason indoor track & field coaches’ poll. The Northern Arizona...
December 19, 2013 | Track & Field Lopez Lomong's Journey Named Big Sky's No. 19 Moment OGDEN, Utah – No Big Sky Conference athlete's story has received as much national attention in recent years than the amazing journey of Lopez...
November 21, 2013 | Track & Field Diego Estrada comes in at No. 29 Big Sky’s Greatest Athletes OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona’s Olympian Diego Estrada was named as the 29th greatest male athlete in the history of the Big Sky...
November 20, 2013 NAU Coaches Luncheon This Wednesday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona Athletics coaches luncheon will be held this Wednesday, November 20 from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. at Collins...
November 12, 2013 | Track & Field Track & Field Shows It Takes a Little More to be a Lumberjack FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Members of the Northern Arizona University’s track & field team helped out in the community on Veterans Day. NAU...
October 18, 2013 | Track & Field NAU Athletics Mourns the Loss of an All-Time Great FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona athletic department mourns the loss of former cross country and track & field athlete Johanna...
October 15, 2013 | Football NAU Coaches Luncheon This Wednesday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona Athletics coaches luncheon will be held this Wednesday, October 16 from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. at Collins...
October 4, 2013 NAU Athletics Announces 2013 Hall of Fame Class FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University and Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics Dr. Lisa Campos has announced the newest members...
August 29, 2013 NAU Athletics Host Clinic at Hopi Reservation POLACCA, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona Lumberjacks Athletics Department may be located in Flagstaff, but every time NAU takes the field or steps...
August 24, 2013 Lumberjack Student-Athletes Lend a Hand for NAU Move-In Day FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Despite a rainy day in Flagstaff, the Northern Arizona Athletic Department partnered with Welcome Jacks, a volunteer group of...
August 19, 2013 | Track & Field Former Lumberjacks on the World Stage MOSKVA, Russia - Three former Lumberjacks - Lopez Lomong (‘09), Jordan Chipangama (‘12) and Diego Estrada (‘12) - competed and...
August 8, 2013 | Track & Field Former Lumberjacks Look to Claim World Track and Field Championship Title MOSCOW – The Northern Arizona track and field program will have three former athletes – Lopez Lomong, Diego Estrada and Jordan Chipangama...
July 31, 2013 | Track & Field Kasandra Vegas Named a Finalist for the 2013 NCAA Woman of the Year Award FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona track and field’s Kasandra Vegas has been named a finalist for the NCAA Woman of the Year award. Vegas...
July 13, 2013 | Track & Field Track and Field Adds Additional Speed for the Upcoming School Year FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Rounding out the track & field newcomers is the announcement of the sprinters. Northern Arizona has added a plethora of...
July 12, 2013 | Track & Field Track and Field Adds More Newcomers to the Field Events FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s and women’s track & field program has added seven student-athletes who compete in...
July 11, 2013 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Add Depth to Distance Squad FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Head men’s and women’s track & field coach Eric Heins released the names of additional student-athletes that...
July 8, 2013 | Track & Field Bostrom Wins Gold Medal at World Orienteering Championships FINLAND – Former Northern Arizona cross country and track & field star Mårten Boström won the gold medal in the World Championshi...
July 3, 2013 27 NAU Student-Athletes Named to Big Sky Spring All-Academic Teams OGDEN, Utah – The Big Sky Conference has announced the members of the 2013 Spring All-Academic teams for golf, softball, men’s and...
June 8, 2013 | Track & Field Estrada Now a 10-Time All-American with Third in 5,000 Meters EUGENE, Ore. - Diego Estrada ended one of the most decorated track careers in Northern Arizona history Saturday with a third-place finish in the men's...
June 7, 2013 | Track & Field Kemper Closes Out Sophomore Season Friday in Eugene EUGENE, Ore. – Sophomore high jumper Deante Kemper ended his season Friday at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Eugene, Ore....
June 6, 2013 | Track & Field Frosh Duo Earn Second-Team Accolades at NCAA Outdoors EUGENE, Ore. – True freshmen Julia Viberg and Nathan Weitz ended their outstanding inaugural seasons with the NAU track and field team Thursday...
June 5, 2013 | Track & Field Second-Team All-American Kanuho Takes 15th in Eugene EUGENE, Ore. - Northern Arizona University senior distance runner Rochelle Kanuho ended a phenomenal career with a 15th-place finish in a time of...
June 5, 2013 | Track & Field Track and Field Poised to Take on Nation's Best in Eugene EUGENE, Ore. – The Northern Arizona University track and field team is taking the highest number of athletes to the NCAA Championship final...
June 3, 2013 | Track & Field Estrada Named Mountain Region Male Athlete of the Year NEW ORLEANS – Northern Arizona University senior track and field star Diego Estrada was named the Mountain Region Male Athlete of the Year for...
May 30, 2013 | Track & Field Track's Weise Named Capital One Academic All-District FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – NAU sophomore thrower Jessica Weise has been selected as a Capital One Academic All-District 8 Women's Track & Field...
May 25, 2013 | Track & Field Five More Qualify for NCAAs in Austin; 10 Headed to Eugene AUSTIN, Texas – It's a great day to be a Lumberjack. Northern Arizona Track and Field advanced a total of 10 athletes to the NCAA Outdoor...
May 24, 2013 | Track & Field Laszczak, Viberg Qualify for NCAAs, Bring NAU Total to Five AUSTIN, Texas – After a six-hour rain delay hit the NCAA West Preliminary Round at Mike A. Myers Stadium Friday in Austin, junior high jumper...
May 23, 2013 | Track & Field Three Earn Bids to NCAA Finals on Day One in Austin AUSTIN, Texas – Senior Rochelle Kanuho, junior hammer thrower Lauren Stuart, and sophomore high jumper Deante Kemper punched their tickets to...
May 21, 2013 | Track & Field Well-Rounded Track & Field Squad Headed to NCAA Prelims FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – A group of 18 Northern Arizona University track and field athletes will travel to Austin, Texas this weekend to compete in...
May 16, 2013 | Track & Field NCAA West Preliminary Round Will Feature 18 Lumberjacks FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After four days of stellar performances from the Northern Arizona University track and field teams last weekend at the Big...
May 15, 2013 | Track & Field Heins Named Big Sky Men's Coach of the Year OGDEN, Utah – For the third time this season and sixth time in the past two years, Northern Arizona Director of Track and Field and Cross...
May 11, 2013 | Track & Field Men's Track Wins Big Sky Title; Estrada Named Co-MVP FOREST GROVE, Ore. – The Northern Arizona University men's track and field team locked up the Big Sky Conference Outdoor Championship Saturday...
May 10, 2013 | Track & Field Weise, Stuart Win Gold, Set Stadium Records at Big Sky Track FOREST GROVE, Ore. – Throwers led the way for the Northern Arizona University track and field teams on the first day of individual competition...
May 10, 2013 Estrada and Ardavanis Named NAU Athletes of the Year FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After two record-breaking years and collegiate careers senior diver Kristy Ardavanis and senior cross country and track &...
May 9, 2013 | Track & Field Childs Takes Fifth in Heptathlon to Score First Big Sky Points FOREST GROVE, Ore. – Northern Arizona University heptathlete Jade Childs closed out her first-career combined event at a Big Sky Outdoor...
May 9, 2013 Shrader, Morrissey Win NAU Newcomer of the Year Honors FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – In a year with several impressive performances from newcomers to the NAU Athletics family, track and cross country runner...
May 8, 2013 | Track & Field Childs Fifth After Four Events in Big Sky Heptathlon FOREST GROVE, Ore. – True freshman Jade Childs was the first Northern Arizona University track and field athlete to begin competition at the Big...
May 8, 2013 Abbott, Vegas Earn Lumberjack Service Awards FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – NAU football offensive lineman Jake Abbott and track and field thrower Kasandra Vegas have been named the male and female...
May 8, 2013 | Track & Field Track & Field Poised to Take On Big Sky's Best in Oregon FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Big Sky Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships are on the horizon for the Northern Arizona University men's and...
April 30, 2013 | Track & Field Big Sky Recognizes Estrada for Record Performance OGDEN, Utah - Northern Arizona University's Diego Estrada garnered yet another weekly honor Tuesday afternoon for his outstanding performance in the...
April 29, 2013 | Track & Field Estrada Named USTFCCCA National Athlete of the Week NEW ORLEANS - Northern Arizona University senior track star Diego Estrada was named a National Athlete of the Week by the U.S. Track & Field and...
April 28, 2013 | Track & Field Estrada Sets Big Sky, NAU 5K Record in Big Sunday Performance PALO ALTO, Calif. – As if Diego Estrada hadn't done enough in his storied career with the Northern Arizona University track and field and cross...
April 27, 2013 | Track & Field Stuart Smashes Hammer Record to Lead Track at Double Dual TEMPE, Ariz. – Lauren Stuart set an NAU school record with a five-and-a-half foot career best of 201 feet, 8 inches (61.48m) in the women's...
April 26, 2013 Lumberjacks Earn 25 Winter Big Sky All-Academic Honors OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona student-athletes competing in the winter sports of men’s and women’s basketball and men’s and...
April 26, 2013 | Track & Field Track's Estrada Seeking History with Trip to Payton Jordan FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University track and field's Diego Estrada, a 2012 Olympian and nine-time All-American, will take on 23 of the...
April 25, 2013 | Track & Field ASU-UA-NAU Double Dual Up Next for Track & Field Saturday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – For the 20th time in 21 years, the Northern Arizona University track and field teams will send their squad south to compete...
April 23, 2013 | Track & Field Hoover, Viberg Earn Athlete of the Week Honors from Big Sky OGDEN, Utah – Sophomore Caleb Hoover and freshman Julia Viberg were both named Athletes of the Week Tuesday by the Big Sky Conference after...
April 20, 2013 | Track & Field Viberg Has Another Big Day in Discus to Lead Track & Field NORWALK, Calif. – Northern Arizona University's track and field program has found a rich tradition of success with Swedish athletes over the...
April 19, 2013 | Track & Field Estrada's Historic Race Leads Track & Field in California WALNUT, Calif. – Diego Estrada put up the fourth-fastest time in school history in the men's 1,500-meter run Friday night at the Mt. San Antonio...
April 18, 2013 | Track & Field Hoover's Career Best Steeple Leads Track & Field at Mt. SAC WALNUT, Calif. – Sophomore Caleb Hoover led a solid group of Northern Arizona University distance runners on the first day of competition at the...
April 17, 2013 | Track & Field Track & Field Heading West for Big Weekend in California FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University's track and field teams are heading to southern California for three days of competition at three...
April 16, 2013 | Track & Field Track and Field's Montano Becomes American Citizen FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University sophomore distance runner Alejandro Montano, in what he calls one of the most important moments of his...
April 9, 2013 | Track & Field Track & Field Nabs Three Big Sky Weekly Honors OGDEN, Utah - Three Northern Arizona track and field performers earned athlete of the week honors from the Big Sky Conference, the league office...
April 6, 2013 | Track & Field Fofanah Dashes Way into Record Books at Sun Angel Classic TEMPE, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University freshman sprint phenom Isatu Fofanah had the best night of her young career Saturday at the Sun Angel...
April 5, 2013 | Track & Field Track and Field Has Strong Day in Discus at Mesa Classic MESA, Ariz. - The discus contingent of the Northern Arizona University track and field team continued its strong outdoor season Friday at the Mesa...
April 4, 2013 | Track & Field Track & Field Gearing Up for Mesa, Sun Angel Classics FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Mesa and Sun Angel Classics are on the docket for the Northern Arizona University track and field squads this weekend, as the...
April 2, 2013 | Track & Field Zienasellassie Named BSC Men's Track Athlete of the Week OGDEN, Utah - Northern Arizona University freshman distance runner Futsum Zienasellassie was named the Men's Track Athlete of the Week Tuesday by the...
March 29, 2013 | Track & Field Zienasellassie Has Solid Outdoor Debut with Stanford 5K PALO ALTO, Calif. – True freshman Futsum Zienasellassie ran one of the nation's fastest 5,000-meter times of the outdoor season with a mark of...
March 26, 2013 | Track & Field Track & Field's Distance Elites Heading to California Friday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University's top male and female distance runners are heading west to California Friday to compete in the Stanford...
March 23, 2013 | Track & Field Panford Wins Triple Jump to Lead Track and Field at ASU TEMPE, Ariz. – Junior Edgar Panford led the Northern Arizona University track and field teams at the ASU Invitational Saturday evening with his...
March 23, 2013 | Track & Field Track and Field Set to Invade Tempe for ASU Invitational FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The second meet of the outdoor track and field season will take the Northern Arizona men's and women's squads to Tempe, Ariz....
March 20, 2013 | Track & Field Men's Track Tabbed to Win Big Sky Outdoors; Women Sixth OGDEN, Utah - The Northern Arizona men and Sacramento State women topped the 2013 Outdoor Track and Field Preseason coaches' poll, the Big Sky...
March 16, 2013 | Track & Field Day Two in Tucson Sees Big Discus Mark from Track's Viberg TUCSON, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University track and field teams wrapped up two days of competition at the Willie Williams Classic Saturday...
March 15, 2013 | Track & Field Ljungberg's High Discus Mark Leads Track and Field in Tucson TUCSON, Ariz. – True freshman Micael Ljungberg was the highest-placing collegian in the men's discus with a throw of 166 feet, 6 inches (50.75m)...
March 13, 2013 | Track & Field Track & Field Opens Outdoor Season Friday in Tucson FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona University track and field teams will open their outdoor season Friday and Saturday at the Willie...
March 9, 2013 | Track & Field Estrada Gets Another All-America, Fourth Place in 3K at NCAAs FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Diego Estrada is now a nine-time All-American after the Northern Arizona University track standout notched a fourth-place...
March 8, 2013 | Track & Field Estrada Nabs Second in Highest Career NCAA Indoor 5K Finish FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Diego Estrada added yet another All-America award to his outstanding repertoire Friday night, as the Northern Arizona...
March 7, 2013 | Track & Field Heins Honored as Mountain Region Men's Coach of the Year NEW ORLEANS – Northern Arizona University Director of Track and Field and Cross Country Eric Heins was named the Mountain Region Men's Coach of...
March 6, 2013 | Track & Field Estrada Making Third-Straight Trip to NCAA Indoors Friday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – For the third time in three years, Northern Arizona University distance standout Diego Estrada will travel to the NCAA Indoor...
March 5, 2013 | Track & Field Track and Field to Host "Junior Jacks Elite" Wednesday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – In conjunction with Puenta de Hozho Elementary School, the Northern Arizona University track and field team is holding a...
March 1, 2013 | Track & Field Kemper Ends Indoor Season Ranked 17th Nationally SEATTLE, Wash. - Northern Arizona University's sophomore high jump phenom Deante Kemper closed out his 2013 indoor campaign with yet another clearance...
February 28, 2013 | Track & Field Kemper Jumping in Seattle Friday for Spot at NCAA Indoors FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University sophomore high jumper Deante Kemper will travel to Seattle, Wash. to compete in the UW Final...
February 27, 2013 | Track & Field Heins Named Men's Indoor Coach of the Year by Big Sky OGDEN, Utah - Northern Arizona University Director of Track and Field and Cross Country Eric Heins has been selected as the Big Sky Conference Men's...
February 23, 2013 | Track & Field Men's Track and Field Rides to Victory at Big Sky Indoors BOZEMAN, Mont. – The Northern Arizona University men's track and field team locked up the 2013 Big Sky Indoor Championship Saturday evening with...
February 22, 2013 | Track & Field McElroy's Title in 5,000 Leads Lumberjacks at Big Sky Indoors BOZEMAN, Mont. – Matt McElroy led a podium sweep in the men's 5,000 meters for the Northern Arizona University track and field teams on the...
February 20, 2013 | Track & Field Men's Track and Field Poised to Take on Big Sky FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Dating back to the 2011 Big Sky Cross Country Championships, the Northern Arizona University men's track and field program...
February 19, 2013 | Track & Field Track's Estrada, Stuart, Pless Earn Big Sky Weekly Honor OGDEN, Utah – The Northern Arizona University track and field teams had their best showing of the season last week, at least according to Big...
February 22, 2013 | Track & Field Women's Track and Field Looking for Big Win at Big Sky FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Heading into this weekend's Big Sky Indoor Track and Field Championships, the Northern Arizona University women's squad is...
February 14, 2013 | Track & Field Estrada Notches Nation's Second-Best 5000m Time Thursday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Senior distance standout Diego Estrada, running in the final home meet of his storied career, wowed the Valentine's Day crowd...
February 13, 2013 | Track & Field Track and Field Hosting Final Home Meet Thursday Night FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The J.L. Walkup Skydome track will be lit up with area talent for one last time this indoor season Thursday night as Northern...
February 13, 2013 | Track & Field Meet Program for NAU Tune-Up and Updated Schedule (As of 2 p.m.) FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Meet Program for NAU Tune-Up and Updated Schedule (As of 2 p.m.)
February 12, 2013 | Track & Field Estrada, Kemper Sweep Men's Big Sky Weekly Honors OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona University men's track and field had two athletes earn Athlete of the Week honors for the third time in 2013, as...
February 9, 2013 | Track & Field Estrada Shines with High Finish in Men's 3K Saturday SEATTLE – Diego Estrada returned to the national stage Saturday evening and didn't disappoint. The 2012 Olympian and seven-time All-American, in...
February 8, 2013 | Track & Field Kemper Ties 21-Year-Old NAU High Jump Record Friday ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Sophomore high jump phenom Deante Kemper had a historic day at the Don Kirby Elite Invitational Friday afternoon, tying a...
February 7, 2013 | Track & Field Track and Field Venturing to Seattle and New Mexico FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Eight Northern Arizona University track and field athletes are slated to compete Friday night, followed by 10 more Saturday,...
February 6, 2013 | Track & Field Track and Field Signs Historic Recruiting Class for 2013-14 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The storied Northern Arizona University track and field program is adding some of the best recruits in its history with its...
February 5, 2013 | Track & Field Kemper Nabs Third Big Sky Weekly Honor After Big Weekend OGDEN, Utah - Northern Arizona University high jumper Deante Kemper earned his third Big Sky Conference Men's Field Athlete of the Week honor of the...
February 2, 2013 | Track & Field Track's Kemper Shines in High Jump and Hurdles Saturday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Sophomore Deante Kemper had arguably the best day of his young career Saturday with a win in the men's high jump, as well as...
February 1, 2013 | Track & Field Townsend and Montano Sweep 5Ks on Day One of Mountain T's FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Freshman Melanie Townsend and sophomore Alejandro Montano led five Northern Arizona University distance runners to Big Sky...
January 30, 2013 | Track & Field Estrada to Make Season Debut in Mountain T's This Weekend FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The annual Mountain T's Invitational, Northern Arizona University's only two-day home meet of it's 2013 indoor slate, is...
January 29, 2013 | Track & Field Shrader Get's Second Weekly Nod of Season from Big Sky OGDEN, Utah - Northern Arizona University track and field standout Brian Shrader earned his second Men's Track Athlete of the Week nod of the 2013...
January 28, 2013 | Track & Field Track's Vegas Named Semifinalist for Wooden Citizenship Cup ATLANTA – Northern Arizona University senior track and field athlete Kasandra Vegas was named a semifinalist for the prestigious Coach Wooden...
January 26, 2013 | Track & Field Shrader Goes Sub-4, Weitz Close Behind in Mile at New Mexico ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Brian Shrader and Nathan Weitz set the Albuquerque Convention Center indoor track ablaze Saturday afternoon at the New...
January 24, 2013 | Track & Field Shrader and Weitz Heading East Saturday for N.M. Invitational FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University track and field athletes Brian Shrader and Nathan Weitz will head east to Albuquerque, N.M. to compete...
January 22, 2013 | Track & Field Track and Field Nabs Two Big Sky Athletes of the Week OGDEN, Utah – The Northern Arizona University Lumberjacks once again had two athletes earn Athlete of the Week honors for track and field, the...
January 19, 2013 | Track & Field Fofanah Shatters Own 60-Meter Record at NAU Invite Saturday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Saturday went by in a blaze at the J.L. Walkup Skydome, at least in the case of Northern Arizona University true-freshman...
January 17, 2013 | Track & Field Track and Field to Host NAU Invite Saturday in Skydome FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Walkup Skydome will be bustling with the sounds of a track meet for the second-straight weekend, as Northern Arizona...
January 15, 2013 | Track & Field Kemper, Shrader Named Big Sky Men's Athletes of the Week OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona University track and field standouts Brian Shrader and Deante Kemper were named Athletes of the Week by the Big...
January 12, 2013 | Track & Field Fofanah Breaks Record to Lead 10 Big Sky Qualifiers Saturday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – True freshman Isatu Fofanah sprinted into the Northern Arizona University indoor track and field record books at the...
January 12, 2013 | Track & Field Lumberjack Team Challenge Opens Track Season Saturday FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The first of five home indoor meets will commence Saturday morning for the Northern Arizona University track and field teams,...
January 8, 2013 | Track & Field First of Five Home Track Meets Kicks Off Saturday in Skydome FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Track and field season is always a time for celebration at Northern Arizona University, and after a stellar and historic 2012...
January 8, 2013 | Track & Field Track's Kieser Follows Father, Pac-12 Ref, to BCS Title Game MIAMI – By getting to follow her father, Pac-12 official Kevin Kieser, to the BCS National Championship Monday night, Northern Arizona cross...
December 30, 2012 | Track & Field NCAA Leadership Forum Makes Big Impact on Track and Field Duo FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Track and field student-athletes Gus Margiotta and Kasandra Vegas attended the NCAA’s Student-Athlete Leadership Forum...
December 14, 2012 | Track & Field Men's Indoor Track and Field Picked First in Big Sky Poll OGDEN, Utah - The Northern Arizona men's track and field team topped the 2013 preseason Big Sky coaches' poll for the upcoming indoor season,...
December 10, 2012 | Track & Field Distance Runner Haley Lawrence Receives Gold Axe Honor FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Distance runner Haley Lawrence has been recognized with the prestigious Gold Axe Award for the fall 2012 semester at Northern...
December 3, 2012 | Track & Field Lomong Named Visa Humanitarian of the Year by USATF INDIANAPOLIS - Lopez Lomong has been named the recipient of the Visa Humanitarian of the Year Award, USA Track & Field announced Thursday. Lomong...
September 4, 2012 | Track & Field Veteran Assistant McDaniel Joins Northern Arizona Track Staff FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Kenny McDaniel has been named an assistant track and field coach at Northern Arizona University, Director of Track and Field Eric...
August 11, 2012 | Track & Field Lomong Finishes 10th in 5K Final in London LONDON - Lopez Lomong led early and challenged with 500 meters left but was unable to close on the final lap, finishing 10th in the final of the 5,000...
August 10, 2012 | Track & Field Lomong Runs in 5,000m Final Saturday Chasing a Medal; McNeill Recounts His Race LONDON - Former Northern Arizona standout NCAA Champion Lopez Lomong will run in the finals of the 5,000 meters at the 2012 London Olympics Saturday...
August 8, 2012 | Track & Field Lomong Qualifies for 5,000 Final Saturday LONDON – Former Lumberjack Lopez Lomong of the United States advanced to the finals of the 5,000m Wednesday but former teammate David McNeill of...
August 7, 2012 | Track & Field Lomong and McNeill Face Off in the 5,000m Qualifying Wednesday LONDON – David McNeill and Lopez Lomong ran just one semester together. They combined to lead the 2007 Northern Arizona cross country team to a...
August 6, 2012 | Track & Field Postcard from London: Super Saturday with Eric Heins Northern Arizona student-athletes, coaches and staff will be blogging from London over the course of the next two weeks. This is the fifth in a series...
August 4, 2012 | Track & Field Estrada Finishes 21st in 10,000m in Olympic Debut for Mexico LONDON – Senior Diego Estrada of Mexico finished 21st in the final of the 10,000 meters at the London Olympics in a time of 28:36.19 Saturday...
August 4, 2012 | Track & Field Postcard from London: Eric Heins LONDON, England - On July 28th, my wife Kaci and I departed from Washington, D.C. for London in anticipation of the London 2012 Olympic Games. We...
August 3, 2012 | Track & Field Nikfar Finishes 33rd in Shot Put at London Olympics LONDON – Amin Nikfar finished 33rd for Iran in the preliminary round of the shot put Friday morning at the London Olympics. It was his second...
August 2, 2012 | Track & Field Estrada Makes Olympic Debut Saturday in 10,000m LONDON, England – Rising senior Diego Estrada has been overseas for over three weeks making his final preparations for his Olympic debut...
August 1, 2012 | Track & Field Postcard from London: Eric Heins LONDON - Northern Arizona student-athletes, coaches and staff will be blogging from London over the course of the next two weeks. This is the third in...
July 30, 2012 | Track & Field Insider Tips on Watching the Olympics with Eric Heins FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Once every four years, the spectacle of the Summer Olympics splashes across television screens throughout the world. We watch out...
July 26, 2012 | Track & Field Alum Amin Nikfar Making Second Olympic Appearance ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Amin Nikfar achieved his goal of reaching the Olympics in 2008 in Beijing and competing for Iran in the shot put. But the...
July 19, 2012 | Track & Field London Olympics Blog: Diego Estrada With this being an Olympic year and all I decided to red shirt with Coach Heins’ approval to prepare for a big summer, but after NCAA indoors I...
January 29, 2010 | Track & Field Day One Results From Mountain T's Multi Events Now Available FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The results from day one of the men's heptathlon and women's pentathlon are now available.
February 26, 2010 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Trail After First Day of Big Sky Indoor Championships BOZEMAN, Mont. – After the first day of competition at the Big Sky Indoor Championships, the Northern Arizona track and field teams find...
January 6, 2010 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Collect Three Indoor Athletes of the Week Awards OGDEN, Utah - The Northern Arizona track and field team brought in the New Year by collecting three out of four Big Sky Indoor Track Athletes of the...
January 28, 2012 | Track & Field Estrada Smashes Record, Kemper Clears 7-2.25 in Epic Day at Skydome FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Diego Estrada ran an altitude-converted sub-four minute mile, obliterating Olympian Lopez Lomong's four-year-old school...
February 28, 2012 | Track & Field Heins Wins Big Sky Conference Indoor Track and Field Coach of the Year OGDEN, Utah – The Big Sky Conference announced Tuesday that Northern Arizona University Director of Track and Field and Cross Country Eric Heins...
April 1, 2011 | Track & Field Track & Field Set For New Mexico Tailwind Invitational FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – For the first time in two years, the Northern Arizona track and field team will head to Albuquerque, N.M., for an outdoor...
April 10, 2010 | Track & Field Track and Field’s Durocher Moves Up in Record Book MESA, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona track and field team enjoyed a successful day at the Mesa Classic and in the hammer throw at the Sun Angel...
June 22, 2012 | Track & Field Lomong Seeks Second U.S. Olympic Team Berth Monday at U.S. Trials EUGENE, Ore. – Former Lumberjack Lopez Lomong was the flag bearer for the United States four years ago in Beijing and became the first former...
July 1, 2011 Forty-Five Student-Athletes Earn Spring Academic Honors OGDEN, Utah – Northern Arizona had 29 student-athletes earn 2011 Spring All-Academic honors from the Big Sky, the conference announced Friday....
April 27, 2012 | Track & Field Track & Field's Belus Named Outstanding Senior by CEFNS FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Andrew Belus, a senior distance runner on NAU's cross country and track and field teams, was named the Outstanding Senior in...
June 7, 2012 Jones, Tang named NAU’s Big Sky Scholar Athlete Award Winners OGDEN, Utah – Senior swimmer Kristin Jones and senior thrower Pascal Tang have been named as NAU’s 2012 Big Sky Scholar Athlete Award...
June 28, 2012 | Track & Field Lomong Earns Second Olympic Berth; Finishes Third in 5K EUGENE, Ore. – Lopez Lomong qualified for the London Olympics with a third-place finish in the 5,000 meters at the USA Track and Field Trials...
January 25, 2012 | Track & Field 2012 Track & Field Preview: Women's Sprints, Jumps, and Hurdles FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona women’s sprints, jumps, and hurdles crew for 2012 is a new-look squad that should drastically improve...
March 21, 2010 | Track & Field Lumberjacks Conclude Season-Opening Meet TEMPE, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona track and field team opened up the outdoor season with 10 student-athletes collecting Big Sky qualifying...
January 22, 2011 | Track & Field Track & Field Concludes Day Two of Cherry & Silver Invite ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The Northern Arizona track and field team wrapped up the Cherry & Silver Saturday with five athletes achieving Big Sky...
April 26, 2012 | Track & Field Track & Field Prepped for Double Dual with Arizona, Arizona State FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The annual Arizona-Arizona State-Northern Arizona Double Dual gets underway Saturday from Roy P. Drachman Stadium in Tucson,...
January 17, 2012 | Track & Field 2012 Track & Field Preview: Men's Distance FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The 2011 track and field season was a great one for the Northern Arizona distance crew. Diego Estrada was the lone Lumberjack to...
April 13, 2010 | Track & Field Durocher Honored by Big Sky After Solid Weekend OGDEN, Utah – After collecting a personal-best mark in the hammer throw this past weekend, senior thrower Curtis Durocher was named Big Sky Field...
February 10, 2012 | Track & Field Froidmont, Kanuho Shine at Don Kirby Invite, Husky Classic SEATTLE, Wash./ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Northern Arizona University track and field's Arnaud Froidmont ran an official season-best time in the 400...
January 4, 2012 | Track & Field Big Sky Coaches Pick Men's Track First, Women Fourth in Preseason Poll OGDEN, Utah - The Northern Arizona men's track and field team topped the 2012 preseason Big Sky coaches' poll, totaling 78 points and receiving...
December 17, 2009 | Women's Soccer Student-Athletes Partner with Coconino County’s “From Our Family to Yours” FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona University Student-Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC) contributed to Coconino County’s first annual...
March 8, 2012 | Track & Field Estrada's Road to NCAA Indoors Comes From Coaching, Confidence FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Diego Estrada is a unique athlete. Heading into this weekend's NCAA Indoor National Championships, Estrada ranks in the...
April 16, 2010 | Track & Field Estrada Opens Up Season in Ultra-Competitive 5,000-meter Run WALNUT, Calif. – It was another successful day for the Northern Arizona track and field team as members of the squad competed at the Mt. SAC...
February 24, 2011 | Track & Field Track & Field Prepares for Big Sky Indoor Championships From Pocatello FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – As the Northern Arizona track and field team makes its last preparations for the Big Sky Indoor Championships, both the...