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Erin Sievers makes her mark

Evan Laux, NEWS & OPINION EDITOR

February 6, 2020

“She wants to win at everything,” pole vault head coach Dennis Steele said. “If we’re lifting weights, she wants to lift the heaviest. If we’re doing a conditioning workout, she wants to finish first.” Freshman pole vaulter Erin Sievers is a newcomer on the Ashland University track and...

Eagle track and field continues to add national marks

Evan Laux, NEWS & OPINION EDITOR

January 22, 2020

The 2018-2019 Ashland University track and field season was a historic ride that won’t soon be forgotten due to its place in AU athletics history. Midway through the second semester, the men’s team secured its first ever NCAA Division II indoor team national championship in the 32 years that it...

Alumni Spotlight: Katie Nageotte shines at USATF National Championships

AU head track and field coach Jud Logan (left) poses with Nageotte (right) as USATF Outdoor Track and Field National Championships in Des Moines, Iowa on July 28.

Evan Laux, NEWS & OPINION EDITOR

August 22, 2019

28 year-old Katie Nageotte, a former Eagle, has been making waves in the track and field world as she has consistently been climbing the ranks towards being the world's best female pole vaulter. Nageotte was born in Lakewood, Ohio and raised in Olmsted Falls where she graduated high school in the...

Eagles double down on national championship team titles

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Evan Laux, NEWS & OPINION EDITOR

June 2, 2019

Many university track and field teams across the country would kill to have an NCAA national championship title under their belt, but for Ashland University, one alone wasn’t enough. On March 9, Ashland’s men’s track and field team won its first ever NCAA Division II indoor team national championship...