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Williams Earns Second-Straight SoCon Field Athlete of the Week

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 12:11:00 EST

Western Carolina track & field junior Simone Williams was named the Southern Conference women's Field Athlete of the Week for competition held Feb. 5 through Feb. 11, the league office announced Wednesday. The award is the second-straight for Williams and sixth athlete of the week award for WCU track & field this season.


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Catamounts Post Several Top-Five Finishes at Dunamis Super Meet

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 09:16:00 EST

The Western Carolina track & field team had several strong performances Friday at the Dunamis Super Meet in their final event prior to the Southern Conference Championships. Graduate transfer Ty-Leah Hampton once again led the way as she won the 200m and finished second in the 60m by the slimmest of margins.


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Williams Named SoCon Field Athlete of the Week

Wed, 07 Feb 2018 14:43:00 EST

Western Carolina track & field junior Simone Williams was named the Southern Conference women's Field Athlete of the Week for competition held Jan. 29 through Feb. 4, the league office announced Wednesday. The award is the first for Williams and fifth athlete of the week award for WCU track & field this season.


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School Record Falls on Final Day of Buccaneer Invitational

Sun, 04 Feb 2018 00:12:00 EST

Senior Mateius Brown of the Western Carolina track & field program etched his name into the WCU record book Saturday afternoon as he toppled the program record for the shot put. The Catamounts closed out competition at the 2018 Buccaneer Track & Field Invitational Saturday as Brown was one of five Catamounts to capture individual event titles. Graduate transfer Ty-Leah Hampton continued her strong season as she was named the Most Outstanding Female Track Athlete at the meet.


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Track & Field Starts Strong at Buccaneer Invitational

Fri, 02 Feb 2018 21:10:00 EST

The Western Carolina track & field program returned to Johnson City, Tenn., for the second time this season to compete in the 2018 Buccaneer Track & Field Invitational hosted by Southern Conference rival ETSU. The Catamounts picked up 10 top-five finishes including a trio of individual event victories. The team also qualified 10 student-athletes for Saturday finals.


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Lamont and James Earn SoCon Athlete of the Week Awards

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 11:37:00 EST

Western Carolina track & field athletes senior Dakota Lamont and freshman Autumn James have been named Southern Conference men's and women's track & field athletes of the week, respectively, for competition held Jan. 22-28, the league office announced Wednesday. Lamont takes home his second track athlete of the week honor this season while this marks the first career field athlete of the week honor for James.


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Catamounts Impress at VMI Team Challenge

Sat, 27 Jan 2018 22:43:00 EST

The Western Carolina track & field program traveled to the site of the 2018 Southern Conference Indoor Championships in Lexington, Va., on the campus of VMI for the inaugural VMI Team Challenge. The Catamounts took home nine individual titles and a pair of relays victories. Graduate transfer Ty-Leah Hampton continued to impress as she won both the 60m and 200m events.


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Catamounts Sweep First SoCon Track Athlete of the Week Awards

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 09:26:00 EST

Western Carolina track athletes senior Dakota Lamont and graduate transfer Ty-Leah Hampton have been named Southern Conference men's and women's track athletes of the week, respectively, for competition held Jan. 8-14, the league office announced Wednesday.


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Blackmon Earns Most Valuable Field Athlete at ETSU to Lead WCU

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 23:24:00 EST

Senior Alisha Blackmon of the Western Carolina track & field team was named the Most Outstanding Field Athlete at the 2018 ETSU Track & Field Invitational Saturday to lead the Catamounts in their first action of the 2018 season. The Catamounts posted 15 top-five finishes on the final day including winning the women's 4x400m relay.


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WCU Track & Field Opens Indoor Season at ETSU

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 21:13:00 EST

The Western Carolina men's and women's track & field teams were finally able to open up their 2018 Indoor campaigns after missing the original season opener back in December due to inclement weather. The Catamounts traveled over the mountains to compete in the ETSU Track & Field Invitational Friday and picked up three event victories and qualified 10 runners for Saturday finals.


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