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A Look Back at Indoor Track's Niswonger Performances Jun 29, 2011

Note: This is one of a series of stories looking back on the best games/performances/contests of the 2010-11 Alabama State Athletic Season. Today's "Look Back" will focus on the the track and field performances at the Niswonger Invitational.

A Look Back at the SWAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships Jun 20, 2011

Note: This is one of a series of stories looking back at the best games/performances/contests of the 2010-11 Alabama State Athletic Seasons. Today's "Look Back" features the Lady Hornets run to the SWAC Outdoor Championship and the men's surprising third-place finish.

A Look Back at Indoor Track Jun 13, 2011

Note: This is one of a series of stories looking back on the best games/performances/contests of the 2010-11 Alabama State Athletic Season. Today's "look back" focuses on the Lady Hornets Championship run at the SWAC Indoor Track and Field Meet and the Hornets third-place finish.

Track Athletes Ready for NCAA Regional May 25, 2011

MONTGOMERY—Delorean Peek, Tia Rolle and Jeffery Adams from the Alabama State University's track and field team will compete in the 2011 NCAA Track and Field East Regional this weekend in Bloomington, Ind.

Track and Field Athletes Set for NCAA East Regionals May 20, 2011

The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) released the declared lists for the NCAA East and West Preliminary rounds in track and field. The Alabama State University (ASU) men's and women's track and field program's have two student-athletes among those declared.

Track Athletes Set Sights on NCAA Regionals May 12, 2011

MONTGOMERY—The Alabama State University track program has five student-athletes traveling to Jacksonville, Fla. over the weekend to participate in the University of North Florida Last Chance Invitational at Hodges Stadium, this Friday and Saturday, May 13-14.

Track Continues to Produce at SWAC Championship Apr 30, 2011

Alabama State University's track teams went into day two of the Southwestern Athletic Championship (SWAC) with the women's team looking to expand on their first-day lead, and the men looking to move up in the standings.

Track Teams have Strong First Day of SWAC Championships Apr 29, 2011

The Alabama State University track and field teams started the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) Championship with a solid showing on the first day of action. At the end of the day, the Lady Hornets stood in first place with 39 points and the Hornets were fourth with 10 points.

Track and Field Ready for SWAC Championship Apr 27, 2011

MONTGOMERY—Alabama State University's track and field teams have completed their regular season and are now focused on the 2011 Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) Outdoor Championships.

This Week in ASU Athletics Apr 25, 2011

Alabama State Athletics will celebrate Student Athlete Day Monday, while women's and men's track teams will compete this weekend in the SWAC Championship, highlighting this week in ASU Athletics.

Track and Field Set for Regular Season Finale at Troy Apr 21, 2011

MONTGOMERY—Alabama State University's track and field teams will end the regular season this weekend at the Coach “O” Classic hosted by Troy University. The meet will take place in Troy, Ala. on Saturday, April 23rd, and will begin at 10 a.m. with the women's hammer throw.

Adams Receive SWAC Weekly Honor Apr 21, 2011

MONTGOMERY—Jeffery Adams of the Alabama State University men's track and field team, has been named the Southwestern Athletic Conference's (SWAC) Men's Track and Field Athlete of the Week.

This Week in ASU Athletics Apr 18, 2011

The Alabama State women's and men's golf teams will compete in the SWAC Championship, while the Lady Hornets' softball team host archrival Alabama A&M to highlight another active week in ASU Athletics.

Track and Field at War Eagle Invitational Apr 14, 2011

MONTGOMERY—The Alabama State University track teams will be back in action this weekend at the War Eagle Invitation, hosted by Auburn University. The Invitational is a three-day event beginning Friday afternoon with the hammer and javelin competition's followed by the 1500 and 5000 meter men's and women's run.

This Week in ASU Athletics Apr 11, 2011

Highlighting This Week in ASU Athletics is the men's tennis team competing in the SWAC Championships, and a week of student activities capped off by the annual Black and Gold Football Game.

Track and Field Finalists at Texas Relays Apr 8, 2011

AUSTIN, Texas—Facing some of the top track and field athletes in the nation, the Alabama State University track and field performers have broken through with some solid performances at the 84th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays.

Track and Field at Texas Relays Apr 6, 2011

MONTGOMERY—Alabama State University's track and field teams are looking for a strong tune up to the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) Championships, and they have found that competition at the 84th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays hosted by the University of Texas in Austin. The competition begins on Thursday, April 7th and concludes on Saturday, April 9th.

Track and Field Athletes Compete in Jacksonville Apr 1, 2011

MONTGOMERY—The Alabama State University track and field team will send a contingent of field athletes to Jacksonville this weekend to participate in the Gem of the Hills Invitational hosted by Jacksonville State University.

Track and Field Relay Teams Have Top Times Mar 28, 2011

MONTGOMERY—Alabama State University's track and field teams had a very successful indoor season, and are presently in the midst of another outstanding outdoor season.

Women's Track and Field Win Five Events Mar 21, 2011

HOUSTON, Texas—The Alabama State University track and field teams traveled to Houston over the weekend and competed in the Texas Southern Relays. The Lady Hornets brought home five first place finishes and both teams had numerous top five finishes.

Track and Field at Texas Southern Relays Mar 17, 2011

MONTGOMERY—The Alabama State University men's and women's track and field teams will travel to Houston, Texas, where they will participate in the TSU Relays hosted by Texas Southern University.

Track and Field Win Seven Events at Southern Miss Mar 12, 2011

HATTIESBURG, Miss.—The Alabama State University men's and women's track and field team had a successful first outdoor meet by winning seven first-place medals and numerous other top five finishes.

Lady Hornets Win Indoor Track and Field Championship; Men Finish Third Feb 27, 2011

BATON ROUGE, La.—The Alabama State University women's track and field team had a commanding 33 point lead heading into today's final round, and did nothing but expand that lead as they won the SWAC Indoor Track and Field Championship with a combined 151 points. Prairie View was the second closest team in the points with 103.

Lady Hornets Lead SWAC Indoor Championship after Day One Feb 26, 2011

BATON ROUGE, La.—The Alabama State University Lady Hornets gathered 56 points on the opening day of the Southwestern Athletic Conference Indoor Championship and lead second-place Arkansas-Pine Bluff by 33 points heading into tomorrow's final day of competition.

ASU Track and Field Wins Four at Niswonger Invite Feb 5, 2011

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn.—The Alabama State University track and field teams continue to have a successful indoor season's and brought home four first-place finishes at the Niswonger Invitation hosted by East Tennessee State University.

Track and Field Duo Receive Weekly Honors Feb 3, 2011

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Two Alabama State University track and field members have received weekly honors from the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC). Christopher Duncan and Tia Rolle were named the SWAC Track and Field Athletes of the Week.

ASU Track and Field Travels to Tennessee State Jan 27, 2011

MONTGOMERY—The Alabama State University track and field team has had some impressive results so far during the indoor season. The men's and women's teams have combined to win over 10 individual races and team relays with several more top-five and top-10 finishes.

Altidor Receives Second Weekly Honor Jan 20, 2011

BIRMINGHAM—Lutrisha Altidor of the Alabama State University women's indoor track team, has been named the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) Female Track and Field Athlete of the Week.

Hornets Win Four Events at Saluki Open Jan 16, 2011

CARBONDALE, Ill.—The Alabama State University men's and women's track teams won four events over the weekend at the Saluki Open hosted by Southern Illinois University.

ASU Opens Indoor Track Season at Clemson Dec 5, 2010

CLEMSON, S.C.—Lutrisha Altidor won the women's 800m run and Tyrisha Chambers and Tanish Boulware tied for the top finish in the women's high jump event as Alabama State University opened its indoor track season at the Orange and Purple Winter Classic hosted by Clemson University.

Cross Country Duo Receive Weekly Honor Oct 28, 2010

BIRMINGHAM – Alabama State University's Jephtah Kenei and Courtney Gooch have been named the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) Men's and Women's Runners of the Week in the final weekend of the SWAC cross country regular season.

ASU Runners Prepared for SWAC Championships Oct 27, 2010

MONTGOMERY—The Alabama State University cross country teams have worked hard all season leading up to the Southwestern Athletic Championship, and this is the weekend they have been waiting for. The Hornets will travel to Clinton, Miss., for the SWAC Men's and Women's Cross Country Championships on Sunday Oct. 31 beginning at 1 p.m.

Kenei Wins Cherokee Trails Invitational Oct 24, 2010

OAKVILLE-Alabama State University's Jephtah Kenei won the Oakville's Cherokee Trails College Cross Country Invitational to lead ASU to a third place finish. Kenei won the 8k with a time of 25:31.8.

ASU Runners Continue Strong Season Oct 10, 2010

CLINTON, Miss.—The Alabama State University cross country teams continued their strong seasons as both had third-place finishes at the M.C. Watson Invitational hosted by Mississippi College.

Cross Country Duo Receive SWAC Honor Sep 29, 2010

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Alabama State University cross country runners Jephtah Kenei and Kesia Derilus have received the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) Runners of the Week, announced by the league office.

Kenei Wins Gulf Coast Cross Country Stampede Sep 26, 2010

PENSACOLA, Fla.—Alabama State University's Jepthah Kenei won the Gulf Coast Cross Country Stampede finishing the course in 26:02. He won the meet going away as the closest competitor was 43 seconds behind.

ASU Cross Country Season Preview Sep 1, 2010

The Alabama State University cross country program will feature several returners along with talented newcomers to both the men's and women's squads this season.

ASU Men Open Competition at NCAA Track Regional May 28, 2010

Alabama State University’s men’s track & field performers Belden Ferguson and Delorean Peek opened up competition Thursday at the NCAA East Regional meet on North Carolina A&T’s Irwin Belk Track.

Track Performers Compete at Georgia Tech Invitational May 16, 2010

With the NCAA East Regional just two weeks away, several Alabama State University track and field athletes competed in the Georgia Tech Invitational at Griffin Track over the weekend with hopes of posting qualifying times for NCAA competition.

ASU Excels in Field Events at SWAC Track Championship May 1, 2010

The Alabama State University women’s track and field team extended its lead atop the standings while the ASU men’s team remained in the hunt for a championship following the third day of competition at the 2010 SWAC Track & Field Championships at Tad Gormley Stadium.

ASU Track Teams Continue Strong Showing at SWAC Championship Apr 30, 2010

Alabama State University freshman Tyrisha Chambers captured the heptathlon title Friday in helping push the ASU women’s track and field team to the top of the standings after two days of competition at the 2010 SWAC Track & Field Championships at Tad Gormley Stadium. The ASU men enter the weekend tied for third.

Track & Field Opens Competition at SWAC Championship Apr 30, 2010

The 2010 SWAC Track and Field Championships began Thursday at Tad Gormley Stadium with competition in the heptathon, decathlon and the 10,000 meters. Alabama State had several athletes post strong showings in the opening events.

ASU Track & Field Participates in Troy Invitational Apr 26, 2010

The Alabama State University track and field team participated Saturday in the Coach “O” Invitational hosted by Troy University as its final preparation for the upcoming Southwestern Athletic Conference Championships.

ASU Athletes Earn Weekly SWAC Track Honors Apr 22, 2010

For the second week in a row, a pair of Alabama State University track and field student-athletes swept the Southwestern Athletic Conference Outdoor Track Performers of the Week honors as Shexnieavia Bryant and Delorean Peek were selected Thursday by the league office.

Hornets Compete at Auburn Track Invitational Apr 18, 2010

The Alabama State University track and field team produced several strong performances during the War Eagle Invitational hosted by Auburn University over the weekend at Hutsell-Rosen Track.

Track Duo Claims Weekly SWAC Honor Apr 15, 2010

A pair of Alabama State University track and field student-athletes swept the Southwestern Athletic Conference Outdoor Track Performers of the Week honors as Tokeyah Jones and Beldon Ferguson were picked Thursday by the league office.

ASU Track & Field Shines at USA Invitational Apr 12, 2010

The Alabama State University track and field team captured 11 event titles and posted numerous top eight individual finishes Saturday at the University of South Alabama Invitational held at Jaguar Track. ASU’s event championships included seven on the women’s side (100m, 200m, 800m, 1500m, high jump, discus, shot put) and four for the men’s squad (400m, 110m hurdles, 800m, 4x400m relay).

Track & Field Competes at Prestigious Florida Relays Apr 5, 2010

Competing against some of the nation’s top track and field programs, Alabama State produced some impressive showings over the weekend including a pair of second-place relay finishes at the prestigious 66th-annual Pepsi Florida Relays hosted by the University of Florida. The ASU men’s 4x800m relay team consisting of Charles Flewellen, Robert Gunn, Delorean Peek and Christopher Duncan led the way earning a second-place finish in a time of 7:21.46. The quartet’s clocking eclipsed the previous Percy Beard Track record time and also marked the nation’s second fastest time in the event this season.

ASU Runners Sweep Weekly SWAC Honors Again Feb 19, 2010

For the second consecutive week, Alabama State University indoor track and field athletes swept the Southwestern Athletic Conference Indoor Track Performers of the Week honors as Clarissa Johnson and Jonathan Franklin were picked by the league office.

Hornet Track Duo Earns Weekly SWAC Honors Feb 19, 2010

Alabama State University indoor track and field athletes Tokeyah Jones and Robert Gunn swept the Southwestern Athletic Conference Indoor Track Performers of the Week honor as announced by the league office.

Inclement Weather Shortens Competition for ASU Track & Field Teams Feb 2, 2010

Despite wintery weather conditions shortening the 2010 Dick Taylor Carolina Classic to a single day of competition, the Alabama State University track and field teams still posted several solid performances at the event hosted by the University of North Carolina in the Eddie Smith Fieldhouse.

ASU Track Squads Compete at ETSU Invitational Jan 27, 2010

Beldon Ferguson posted an NCAA qualifying time in leading the Alabama State University track and field teams to a successful showing over the weekend at the Niswonger Invitational hosted by East Tennessee State University at the Memorial Center.

ASU Track Teams Strong at Indoor Season Opener Jan 13, 2010

The Alabama State University track and field team posted eight first-place finishes at the recently completed Ed Temple/Tennessee State Invitational.The event, hosted by TSU in the Gentry Center, marked the start of the indoor track season for the ASU men’s and women’s squads.

Horace Crump Set for SWAC Hall of Fame Induction Dec 10, 2009

Former Alabama State University head track and field coach Horace Crump will be inducted into the Southwestern Athletic Conference Hall of Fame during a ceremony Friday night in Birmingham, Ala. Crump led the ASU track program to 13 conference titles during his three decade tenure.

ASU Runners Sweep SWAC Weekly Honors Again Oct 22, 2009

For the second time this season, Alabama State University cross country runners Jephtah Kenei and Kesia Derilus swept the Southwestern Athletic Conference Runners of the Week honor, the league office announced Thursday.