NAIA
PlayNAIA
  • Saturday, May 27
    Milligan at No Team Score
    NAIA Outdoor Track & Field National Championships; Gulf Shores, Ala.
  • Saturday, May 27
    Montreat at No Team Score
    Day 3 - NAIA Outdoor T&F National Championships
  • Saturday, May 27
    Union at No Team Score
    Day 3 - NAIA National Championship Meet
  • Saturday, May 27
    Bryan at 11th of 16
    Day 2 - NAIA Track National Championship Final (5,000m)
  • Friday, May 26
    Montreat at No Team Score
    Day 2 - NAIA Outdoor T&F National Championships
  • Friday, May 26
    Union at No Team Score
    Day 2 - NAIA National Championship Meet
  • Friday, May 26
    Bryan at 1st of 12
    Day 1 - NAIA Track National Championship (5,000m Prelims Heat 1)
  • Thursday, May 25
    Montreat at No Team Score
    Day 1 - NAIA Outdoor T&F National Championships
  • Thursday, May 25
    Union at No Team Score
    Day 1 - NAIA National Championship Meet
  • Sunday, May 14
    Montreat at No Team Score
    NC A&T Aggie Last Chance
  • Sunday, May 14
    Union at No Team Score
    Lindsey Wilson College Twilight
  • Saturday, May 6
    Milligan at No Team Score
    Wolfpack Last Chance; Raleigh, N.C.
  • Saturday, May 6
    Bryan at No Team Score
    Kentucky Relays
  • Saturday, May 6
    Milligan No Team Score
    Tennessee Challenge; Knoxville, Tenn.
  • Saturday, May 6
    Montreat at No Team Score
    Tennessee Challenge
  • Saturday, May 6
    Union at No Team Score
    University of Kentucky Relays
  • Thursday, May 4
    Milligan No Team Score
    Virginia Tech Twilight Qualififer; Blacksburg, Va.
  • Wednesday, May 3
    Milligan at No Team Score
    Liberty Twilight; Lynchburg, Va.
  • Sunday, Apr 30
    Tennessee Wesleyan No Team Score
    Tear Drop Half-Marathon
  • Saturday, Apr 29
    Montreat at No Team Score
    Appalachian State Open
Allen University Bluefield College Bryan College Columbia College Milligan College Montreat College Point University
Reinhardt University SCAD Atlanta St. Andrews University Tennessee Wesleyan College Truett-McConnell College Union College
Track - Thu, Apr. 21, 2011

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. - Milligan (Tenn.) added two more Appalachian Athletic Conference championships to its mantle as the Buffaloes and Lady Buffaloes are the 2011 Men's and Women's Track & Field champions.

John Luther of Union (Ky.) was named the men's Most Outstanding Performer, while Alyssia Lindsey of Bryan (Tenn.) is the women's Most Outstanding Performer.

The meet was held Thursday at Sidney Smallwood Track in Johnson City, Tenn.

In the men's team competition, Milligan tallied 55 total points with Union placing second with 30. Bryan was third with 25 and Montreat (N.C.) was fourth with 20.

In the women's team competition, Milligan won with 60 points with Union (35 points) second, Bryan (15 points) third and Montreat (12) fourth.

Luther received the Most Outstanding Performer honor after set a conference meet record in the shot put with a throw of 13.90 meters (45 feet, 7 inches). The previous record was 13.46 meters (44 feet, 1.75 inches). He also placed second in the discus with a throw of 129 feet, 8 inches.

Milligan's Tanner Payne won the discus with a conference meet record throw of 152 feet, shattering the previous record of 137 feet, 7 inches.

Lindsey collected the Most Outstanding Performer award after winning 800 and 1500 meter runs. She won the 800 with a time of 2:27.81 and the 1500 in 4:55.34.

As far as women's conference meet records being set, Gillian Giffen of Milligan broke the mark in the 5000 meters with a time of 18:35.47, beating the old mark of 18:35.50. Milligan's Chelsea Leavell set the conference meet records in the shot put and discus. She won the shot put with a toss of 43 feet, 4.5 inches to beat the old mark of 37 feet, 10 inches. In the discus, she bested the record she set last year with a throw of 127 feet, 3 inches. Last year, Leavell had a throw of 125 feet, 3 inches.

To view the entire meet results, click here.