Lynn University’s women’s track program was recognized for its academic excellence for the second consecutive season on Monday, earning an All-Academic Team Award from the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).
Lynn University’s track and cross country program, under the tutelage of head coach Chris Wood, has announced the hiring of Erin Alewine as its new full-time assistant coach on Monday afternoon. Alewine comes to Lynn from the University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA) where she has spent three seasons in an assistant coaching role for the Seawolves.
Boca Raton, Fla. – Lynn University’s women’s cross country and track programs announced its incoming recruiting class for the 2019-20 season on Tuesday afternoon, welcoming a cohort of six new Blue and White student-athletes.
Mount Olive, N.C. – Lynn University's women’s track program wrapped up its 2019 season on Sunday, participating in its second meet of the weekend at the University of Mount Olive, the NCAA Last Chance Qualifier. Both Madison Wells and Emmanuelle Le Tertre performed admirably for the Fighting Knights in their final appearances of the season.
Tampa, Fla. – Lynn University’s women’s track team concluded its 2019 regular season schedule on Saturday afternoon, the final day of a two-day meet at the University of South Florida. The Fighting Knights continue to produce personal-bests and solid finishes as they head to their third official season of competition in 2020.
Tampa, Fla. – Lynn University’s women’s track team wrapped up its two-day competition at the University of South Florida on Saturday, participating in the Bulls Invitational, which featured some of the region’s top competitors on the Division-I and II levels. Alexandra Jones and Emmanuelle Le Tertre placed third in the 10,000m and 1,500m, respectively.
Coral Gables, Fla. – Lynn University’s women’s track team wrapped up its competition on Saturday at the Hurricane Invitational, hosted by the University of Miami, with several outstanding performances. As a group, the Blue and White continue to improve on their personal-bests and prove themselves as an up-and-coming program among top-level participants.
Lynn University’s women’s track program wrapped up its competition at the Coastal Carolina University Invitational on Saturday, participating in a field with several Division-I competitors. The Blue and White had several solid performances highlighted by personal bests for both Madison Wells and Lauren Leckenby and a new program record for Wells in the 200m.
Myrtle Beach, S.C. – Lynn University’s women’s track team traveled to Coastal Carolina University, making good use of its spring break, to compete at the CCU Invite, which began on Friday morning. The Fighting Knights competed in five events on the day with Emmanuelle Le Tertre their top finisher, notching third-place in the 5,000m.
Tampa, Fla. – Lynn University’s women’s track program continues to show improvement in its second year of official competition, breaking a program record for the second consecutive meet on Friday evening at the Tampa Twilight Invite. The distance medley relay team of Natalie Beck, Madison Wells, Chase Yoder and Emannuelle Le Tertre set a new program-best with a time of 12:38.6, one second better than the previous mark.
Miramar, Fla. – Head coach Chris Wood’s preseason prediction came to fruition in the Lynn University’s women’s track program’s first meet of the season as the Blue and White took down the previous school-record in the 4 x 400 meter-race to highlight a banner opening day of competition. Chase Yoder, Emannuelle LeTertre, Madison Wells and Rachel Ramirez made up the quartet of Lynn’s record-breaking team.
We are pleased to share the student-athletes’ success in the classroom as the Fighting Knights earned a 3.27 department GPA for the semester. An impressive 38 students posted a perfect 4.0 GPA in the spring. The Fighting Knights shined in the classroom during the 2017-18 academic year with a department GPA of 3.32, while 210 student-athletes earned a 3.0 GPA or better.
The Lynn University athletic department hosted its seventh annual Student-Athlete Recognition Awards show on Wednesday evening, handing out a record 44 awards to Fighting Knight student-athletes while also inducting the 18th Hall of Fame class.
After inking one athlete during the fall signing period, Lynn University’s head cross country and track coach Chris Wood announced the addition of five student-athletes to the program for the 2018-19 season.
Despite less-than-perfect weather conditions at the meet, the Lynn University track team picked up a pair of top-10 finishers in the 800-meter run and saw four personal records fall on the final day of competition at the Spikes Classic hosted by Embry-Riddle.