2018-19 ASUN Conference Men's Indoor Track News

  • Lipscomb Posts Second-Best GPA; Three Men’s #ASUNTF Students Recognized
    July 31, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. - The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) revealed their All-Academic Team for the 2018-19 academic year and the ASUN Conference has a total of three Men's Track & Field student-athletes honored for their academic achievement while Lipscomb posted the second-best men’s team GPA in the nation.
  • ASUN Beam Video Series: Lipscomb's Ryan Speer
    May 10, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. - Lipscomb's Ryan Speer a Corporate Management major and Coaching minor boasts a 3.81 GPA. The junior is just as dedicated to his education as he is about his titles, which he has multiple of. A two-time individual champion in the 800-meter run at the Indoor & Outdoor Championship, Speer holds five indoor gold medals and three outdoor first-place performances and a handful of runner-up showings.
  • Escobar Lands UNF's Second-Straight #ASUNTF Indoor Scholar-Athlete
    March 12, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. - George Escobar became the second-straight student-athlete from North Florida to earn the ASUN Conference Men's Indoor Track and Field Scholar-Athlete of the Year, announced Tuesday by the league office. Escobar was one of 13 student-athletes named to the All-Academic Team.
  • First Team All-American Perlaza Zapata Places 6th in NCAA Men's 400 Final
    March 09, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Liberty senior Alejandro Perlaza Zapata came in sixth in the men's 400 dash final on Saturday, the final day of the 2019 NCAA Division I Indoor Track & Field Championships at the Birmingham CrossPlex.
  • McConville, Zapata & Torres Second Indoor Championship Accolades
    March 01, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. - Three ASUN Conference Men's Indoor Track & Field student-athletes added the final set of awards from the 2019 Conference Championship as Liberty's Alejandro Perlaza Zapata, Kennesaw State's Chuck McConville & North Florida's Jaasiel Torres earned recognition. The trio joins KSU's Paris Williams & Liberty's Brant Tolsma as award winners from the indoor championship.
  • Liberty's Perlaza Zapata Qualifies for NCAA Meet in Men's 400
    February 27, 2019
    LYNCHBURG, Va. - Liberty senior Alejandro Perlaza Zapata will compete in the men's 400 at the 2019 NCAA Division I Indoor Track & Field Championships, it was announced tonight.
  • Liberty Continues Conference Title Streak; Flames Win Nine Events
    February 23, 2019
    LYNCHBURG, Va. - Liberty collected its 22nd-straight indoor conference title as the Flames won the 2019 ASUN Conference Indoor Track & Field Championship with a score of 190. Kennesaw State took home runner-up honors with 139 ahead of Lipscomb and North Florida tied at 78. KSU's Paris Williams totaled 26 points in four events to earn the Championship Most Valuable Performer accolade for the first time in his career.
  • Three Meet Wins Gives Flames Day One Lead at #ASUNTF Men's Championship
    February 22, 2019
    LYNCHBURG, Va. - Liberty sits at the top of the team standings at the 2019 ASUN Conference Men's Indoor Track & Field Championship with 79 points, leading Kennesaw State (41) and North Florida (36). The Flames posted victories in three of the six events today, while North Florida took home two wins and Lipscomb collected a relay title.
  • Men's #ASUNTF Indoor Championship Ready for Friday & Saturday
    February 21, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. - Five ASUN Conference Men's Indoor Track and Field program converge at Liberty University's Indoor Track & Field Championship for the 14th version of the conference's indoor meet from Feb. 22-23.
  • ASUN Beam Report: 2019 Indoor Track & Field Championship
    February 21, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. -  The 2019 ASUN Indoor Track & Field Championship takes place this Friday and Saturday from Liberty's Indoor Track & Field Complex.
  • ASUN Announces Indoor Championship Studio Recap Show on ESPN+
    February 19, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. - For the first time in history, the ASUN Conference Indoor Track & Field Championship will feature a broadcast element as the league office has partnered with Liberty University and its on-campus broadcast studio to air a Championship Studio Recap Show on ESPN+. The live recap show is set for Saturday, Feb. 23rd at 7 PM ET once the conference meet concludes. 
  • Imes, Kandie & McConville Grab #ASUNTF Men's Weekly Awards
    February 13, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. - ASUN Conference Men's Indoor Track and Field student-athletes from three different league institutions collected weekly honors on Wednesday with Kennesaw State's Chuck McConville, Liberty's Felix Kandie & Lipscomb's Jonathan Imes.
  • Four Event Victories Highlight Men's #ASUNTF Weekend
    February 11, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. - Eleven days remain until the 2019 ASUN Conference Men's Indoor Track & Field Championship and several conference teams wrapped up their final preparations for the conference meet. Peek some of the top performances for each squad over the weekend as four student-athletes garnered event victories from three different teams.
  • Perkins, Stroot, Tirado & Zapata Land #ASUNTF Men's Awards
    February 06, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. - Four student-athletes earned the ASUN Conference Men's Indoor Track and Field weekly honors with Liberty's Alejandro Perlaza Zapata & Reilly Stroot joining Lipscomb's Alex Tirado and North Florida's Noah Perkins, announced Wednesday by the conference office.
  • Twelve Event Titles Highlights #ASUNTF Men's Weekend for Four Teams
    February 04, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. - Four ASUN Conference Men's Indoor Track & Field squads competed this past weekend at five different meets. Liberty hosted the Liberty Flames Invite, while Lipscomb traveled to the Don DeNoon Invite (Carbondale, Ill.) and Husker Invite (Lincoln, Neb.). NJIT stayed close to Newark as the METS Indoor Championship hosted by Fordham and North Florida took to the Carolina Challenge in Columbia, S.C.
  • Zapata, Ballivian & Kandie Secure #ASUNTF Men's Weekly Accolades
    January 30, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. - Liberty swept the ASUN Conference Men's Indoor Track and Field weekly honors with Alejandro Perlaza Zapata, Jose Ballivian & Felix Kandie all registering strong performances at the Liberty Kickoff meet to take home the league honors.
  • Nine Event Wins Highlights Three ASUN Squads at Liberty Kickoff
    January 28, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. - Kennesaw State, Liberty & Lipscomb took to the Liberty Kickoff meet on Friday and Saturday in a preview of the 2019 ASUN Conference Men's Indoor Track & Field Championship. The three conference squads combined for nine event victories and a multitude of event & program records.
  • Ballivian, Imes & Torres Earn Second Set of #ASUNTF Weekly Awards
    January 23, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. - Three different programs collected ASUN Conference Men's Indoor Track and Field weekly honors as Lipscomb's Jonathan Imes, Liberty's Jose Ballivian and North Florida's Jaasiel Torres scooped up the accolades, announced Wednesday by the league office. 
  • KSU's Williams, Akindele Joined by NJIT's Chandler as Weekly Honorees
    January 15, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. - Kennesaw State's Paris Williams and DJ Akindele were joined by NJIT's Nasiem Chandler as the opening winners of the ASUN Conference Men's Indoor Track and Field weekly honors. All three were rewarded for outstanding performances on the opening weekend, the league office announced on Wednesday.
  • Owls & Highlanders Open 2019 #ASUNTF Men's Indoor Seasons
    January 14, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. - Kennesaw State and NJIT kicked off the 2019 slate of the ASUN Conference Men's Indoor Track & Field season over the weekend as both sides saw several top performances posted. 
  • KSU Tabs McDaniel to Lead Track and Field, Cross Country Programs
    November 08, 2018
    KENNESAW, Ga. – Cale McDaniel, who led the Western Carolina University track and field and cross country programs the past two years, has been named director of track & field and cross country at Kennesaw State University, Director of Athletics Milton Overton announced on Thursday (Nov. 8).