Sports

April 2016 Sports

More than 100 athletes honored for 3.0 GPAs

RALEIGH, N.C. – One hundred and one Saint Augustine’s University student-athletes and cheerleaders were recognized for having higher than a 3.0 grade point average at the university’s Honors Convocation at Emery Gymnasium on Friday, April 8.   Nine scholar-athletes and cheerleaders were highlighted for earning perfect 4.0 grade point averages […]

April 2016 Sports

Golf team places fourth in ECSU Invitational

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. – The Saint Augustine’s University men’s golf team placed fourth in the ECSU Invitational at The Pines at Elizabeth City golf course on Monday, April 4, 2016.   Reginald Cooper (Sr./Rocky Mount, NC) recorded the lowest individual score for the Falcons, who played in the ECSU Spring […]

April 2016 Sports

Falcons earn three CIAA weekly honors

The CIAA honored Tia-Adana Belle (Jr./St. George, Barbados), Burkheart Ellis, Jr. (Sr./Raleigh, NC) and Head Coach George Williams of Saint Augustine’s University on Thursday, April 7, 2016. Belle was named Women’s Outdoor Track and Field Runner of the Week, Ellis was chosen Men’s Outdoor Track and Field Runner of the […]

March 2016 Sports

Falcon runners win athlete of the year honors

Long jumper Shakinah Brooks (Jr./Raleigh, NC) of Saint Augustine’s University was named NCAA Division II Atlantic Region Women’s Field Athlete of the Year and sprinter Daniel Jamieson (Sr./Windsor, CT) of Saint Augustine’s University was selected Atlantic Region Men’s Track Athlete of the Year for the indoor track and field season […]

March 2016 Sports

Falcons drop baseball doubleheader

RALEIGH, N.C. – Johnathan Sierra led Saint Augustine’s University with two RBIs in 7-1 and 6-3 baseball losses to the University of Virginia-Wise at Lions Park on Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016.   Sierra knocked in both runs in the second game. His single through the right side scored Carey Cheek […]

March 2016 Sports

Softball team splits doubleheader

ANDERSON, S.C. – Marley Parker (So./Langley, British Columbia) batted 3-for-3 and scored one run for Saint Augustine’s University, which lost 9-1 in the first game and 8-0 in the second game of a softball doubleheader against Anderson University at the AU Softball Complex on Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016.   Parker […]

February 2016 Sports

Falcons fall in OT heartbreaker at CIAA Tournament

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Guard Anthony Gaskins (Jr./Greenville, NC) scored 28 points and forward Quincy January (So./Atlanta, GA) added 20 points and 12 rebounds for his CIAA-leading 16th double-double, but Saint Augustine’s University suffered a gut-wrenching 73-71 overtime loss to Bowie State University in a CIAA Tournament men’s basketball quarterfinal game […]

February 2016 Sports

Lady Falcons fall in valiant effort at CIAA

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Saint Augustine’s University gave an inspired effort in a 61-49 women’s basketball loss to Lincoln (Pa.) University in a CIAA Tournament first-round game at Time Warner Cable Arena on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016. Guard Shanika Harris (Sr./Richmond, VA) scored a season-high 20 points in her final collegiate […]