2017-18 News

  • Blasko, Havea Earn All-CAC First Team Honors to Cap Record-Breaking Year 
    May 14, 2018
    The Capital Athletic Conference today announced the men’s and women’s track & field All-CAC teams, featuring Southern Virginia University’s individual champions Derek Blasko and Mesi Havea on the first team. The Knights’ Clarissa Barton earned All-CAC Second Team honors during the indoor season.
  • Havea Sets CAC Record, Wins Discus Title
    May 05, 2018
    The Southern Virginia University track and field team made history once again this weekend on day two of the Capital Athletic Conference outdoor championships. The Knights captured their second individual title of the weekend as Mesi Havea won the discus, to go along with several record-breaking performances.
  • History Continues to be Written as Track & Field Competes in Captains Classic
    April 21, 2018
    Led once again by a strong effort from the throwers, the Southern Virginia University track and field team capped off a successful weekend in the Captains Classic at Christopher Newport University.
  • Track & Field Competes in Invitationals at Bridgewater, Randolph
    April 14, 2018
    The Southern Virginia University track and field team had a strong showing over the weekend when they competed in the Doc Jopson Invitational at Bridgewater College on Friday and Wildcat Invitational at Randolph College on Saturday. The Knights improved set several program-best marks on their way to nine victories.
  • Mesi Hevea Named CAC Women's Field Athlete of the Week
    April 12, 2018
    Southern Virginia University track & field's Mesi Havea was named the Capital Athletic Conference Women's Field Athlete of the Week on Tuesday after winning both the discus and shot put events at the Battleground Relays.
  • Six Knights Claim Individual Titles at Track & Field Battleground Relays
    April 07, 2018
    Despite frigid temperatures and snowfall, the Southern Virginia University track and field team has a strong showing at the Battleground Relays in Fredericksburg, Virginia over the weekend. The Knights set several personal bests as the team came home with six victories.
  • Track & Field Places Multiple Athletes at Dr. Jack Tom's Open
    March 24, 2018
    The Southern Virginia University track and field team concluded their second outdoor meet in exciting fashion this weekend at the Dr. Jack Tom’s Open. The Knights produced several program bests on their way to a great team finish.
  • Track & Field Opens Outdoor Season at Washington & Lee
    March 17, 2018
    The Southern Virginia University track and field team had a stellar opening to the 2018 outdoor season this weekend at the Washington & Lee Carnival Meet.  
  • Knights Wrap Up Indoor Season With More Personal Bests
    March 03, 2018
    The Southern Virginia University track and field team concluded their second indoor season in exciting fashion this weekend at the Roanoke Last Chance Qualifier.
  • Barton Named to All-CAC Second Team
    March 01, 2018
    The Capital Athletic Conference recently released the 2018 All-CAC Women’s Indoor Track & Field teams, with Southern Virginia freshman Clarissa Barton being named to the All-CAC Second Team.
  • Track & Field Continues Breakout Season at CAC Championships
    February 20, 2018
    Behind an all-conference performance in the 3000 meters and several new program records, the Southern Virginia University track and field team competed well in the Capital Athletic Conference Indoor Championship over the weekend. 
  • Barton, Myers Score Big at VMI Winter Relays
    February 10, 2018
    At neighboring Virginia Military Institute, the Southern Virginia University track team had several breakout performances over the weekend at the VMI Winter Relays.
  • Track & Field Opens 2018 at CNU Captains' Invitational
    January 20, 2018
    The Southern Virginia University track and field team competed well in the Captains Invitational at Christopher Newport University over the weekend. The Knights saw a vast improvement in several events in their first competition in over a month. 
  • Track & Field Opens Season With Strong Performance at Roanoke
    December 02, 2017
    The Southern Virginia University men’s and women’s track and field teams traveled to Roanoke College to compete in the Bast-Cregger Invitational over the weekend. Several school records and career bests were set as the Knights kicked off a promising indoor season.
  • Track & Field Announces 2017-18 Schedule
    October 31, 2017
    First-year track and field head coach Elizabeth Wilson today announced the 2018 indoor and outdoor track & field schedules. Both the men's and women's teams will compete at each event.