July 26, 2012
Nine SCAC men's & women's track & field teams lauded for academics by USTFCCCA
NEW ORLEANS, La. - A total of nine men's & women's track & field teams from the SCAC earned 2012 U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic status, the organization announced today.
July 25, 2012
Seven from SCAC earn USTFCCCA Academic Honors
NEW ORLEANS, La. - Seven women's track & field student-athletes from the SCAC were named to the 2012 U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) women's track & field All-Academic team, the organization announced today.
June 13, 2012
SCAC announces Spring 2012 Student-Athlete Academic Honor Roll
SUWANEE, Ga. - The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) named 1,040 student-athletes to the 2012 SCAC Spring Academic Honor Roll on Wednesday. This year's total is the third-highest for a single period in the history of the award.
June 8, 2012
Trinity posts SCAC-best 34th place finish in Learfield Sports Directors' Cup standings
CLEVELAND, Ohio - Trinity University posted a league-best 34th place finish in the final 2011-12 Learfield Sports Directors' Cup standings.
May 26, 2012
BSC's Tiarra Goode wins NCAA Division III 100-meter outdoor hurdles national title
CLAREMONT, Calif. – Birmingham-Southern College sophomore Tiarra Goode ran the 100-meter hurdles today in 13.87 seconds to win the NCAA Division III outdoor national championship in that event at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps College in Claremont, Calif.
May 25, 2012
Elizabeth Krug of Hendrix Repeats As All-American on Day Two of the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships
CLAREMONT, Calif. - Hendrix College's Elizabeth Krug earned all-America honors for the second straight year - highlighting day two for the SCAC at the 2012 Division III NCAA Track and Field Championships hosted by Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges.
May 24, 2012
Brian Chafin, Centre College Athletics Director, Announces Retirement
DANVILLE, Ky. - After nearly a quarter century of service at Centre College, Brian Chafin has announced his retirement. Chafin began his coaching career at Centre in 1989 and has served as director of athletics and recreation since 2002.
May 24, 2012
SCAC Shows Well After Day One of NCAA Track and Field Championships
CLAREMONT, Calif. – The 2012 NCAA Division III Track and Field National Championships, hosted by Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges, opened up Thursday. Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) student-athletes produced many quality performances led by sophomore Tiarra Goode of Birmingham-Southern College who qualified with the fastest time in the women's 200-meter dash.
May 23, 2012
Trinity's Head Track & Field Coach Resigns
SAN ANTONIO, Texas – Trinity University Director of Athletics Bob King has announced that head coach David Svoboda has resigned from the school’s track & field program.
May 21, 2012
SCAC Well Represented at 2012 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships
SUWANEE, Ga. - The SCAC will be well represented at the NCAA Division III National Outdoor Track and Field Championship Meet which begins May 24th at Fritz B. Burns Stadium in Claremont, California. Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges is serving as host of this year's championship meet.
May 16, 2012
SCAC Announces 2012 Men's & Women's Track & Field All-Sportsmanship Teams
SUWANEE, Ga. - The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) today announced its fourth annual Men’s & Women’s Track & Field All-Sportsmanship teams. Twenty-two men’s and women’s track & field student-athletes were selected to the 2012 squad.
May 11, 2012
Trinity Football/Track & Field Stadium to Undergo Renovations
SAN ANTONIO, Texas - Director of Athletics Bob King, has announced that Trinity University has begun construction of a new football and track & field facilities on campus.
May 11, 2012
SCAC Releases 2012 Track and Field Athlete-of-the-Year Honors
SUWANEE, Ga. – In exclusive voting by the head outdoor track & field coaches of the conference, Robert Willett and Tiarra Goode, both of Birmingham-Southern College, were voted 2012 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) Men’s and Women’s Track Athlete-of-the-Year, respectively. Jacob Carter of Centre College was selected the 2012 Men’s Field Athlete-of-the-Year, while Emily Niehaus of Centre and Elizabeth Krug of Hendrix College were selected Co-Field Athlete’s-of-the-Year on the women’s side.
May 7, 2012
Trinity Student-Athletes Celebrate D-III Week at Sunshine Cottage
SAN ANTONIO, Texas - In celebration of NCAA Division III Week, the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) at Trinity University organized a field day with student-athletes and coaches from numerous sports at nearby Sunshine Cottage School for Deaf Children.
May 1, 2012
Trinity brings the SCAC Presidents Trophy back to San Antonio
SUWANEE, Ga. - The symbol of conference supremacy is a 300-pound railroad bell that is awarded annually to the conference program with the best overall sports record for that particular academic year. For a stretch of 12 years - from the early 1990s to the mid 2000s - that bell (with the exception of one year - 2000-01) resided on the campus of Trinity University.
April 28, 2012
Rhodes Wins Fifth Straight SCAC Women's Track & Field Championship
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Rhodes College came back and won its fifth straight Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Women's Track & Field Championship on Saturday afternoon.
April 27, 2012
Trinity University women hold narrow lead after Day One of the 2012 SCAC Track & Field Championships
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - After the first day of competition, the Trinity women are leading the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Track and Field Championships. Their one day total of 73 puts them just two points ahead of rival Centre College, and over 30 points ahead of Rhodes College.
April 26, 2012
2012 SCAC Spring Championships - Tournament Links and Brackets
SUWANEE, Ga. - The busiest weekend of the 2011-12 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference sports season has arrived. Championships in the spring sports of baseball, softball, men's and women's golf, men's and women's lacrosse, men's and women's tennis and men's and women's track & field will be decided over the course of four days at seven different venues beginning on Thursday, April 26.
April 16, 2012
UK’s Sky Sports Films Edwin Moses with Oglethorpe Track Athletes
ATLANTA, Ga. – With film cameras rolling and two-time Olympic gold medalist Edwin Moses doling out sage advice, the Oglethorpe University men’s and women’s track and field teams enjoyed a rather unusual practice last Thursday afternoon. That’s because Sky Sports, the largest sports broadcaster in the United Kingdom, was in Atlanta to capture some pre-Olympic coverage for the upcoming 2012 London Games, and Oglethorpe loaned their track and athletes to the project..
April 4, 2012
Special Olympians Visit Colorado College For Division III Week
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The Colorado College Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) got an early jump on its celebration of the inaugural NCAA Division III Week by teaming with Special Olympics Colorado for a Soccer Fun Day on Sunday, April 1.
March 10, 2012
Tiarra Goode wins 60-meter indoor hurdles NCAA national title
GRINNELL, Iowa—Birmingham-Southern sophomore Tiarra Goode ran the 60-meter indoor hurdles in 8.56 seconds today to become the 2012 NCAA Division III national champion.
March 5, 2012
Four SCAC individuals qualify for 2012 NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — The NCAA Division III Men’s and Women’s Track and Field Committee announced Monday the participants in the 2012 NCAA Division III Men’s and Women’s Indoor Track and Field Championships and four SCAC student-athletes are among the field.
February 16, 2012
Texas Lutheran to Join the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference
SUWANEE, Ga. — The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) announced today that Texas Lutheran University has accepted an invitation to join the Conference.
January 19, 2012
SCAC Student-Athlete Initiative a Huge Success
SUWANEE, Ga. – The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference was represented by 18 student-athletes last week at the 2012 NCAA Convention in Indianapolis, Ind. Made possible through the NCAA Division III Strategic Initiative Grant, the student-athletes participated in a wide range of activities – from education sessions to business sessions to the NCAA Honors Celebration.
July 29, 2011
Birmingham-Southern College Approved As Full Active Member Of NCAA Division III
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The NCAA Division III Management Council this week approved Birmingham-Southern College as a full active member in intercollegiate athletics effective Sept. 1, 2011.