2011-12 Indoor/Outdoor Track and Field News

June 29, 2012
King Places Third Among Conference Schools in Learfield Sports Directors Cup
King ranked third among Conference Carolinas institutions and 166th overall among the 244 nationally-ranked schools in the 2011-12 Learfield Director's Cup Standings.

May 15, 2012
All-Region Hardware Handed Out to 13 King Track and Field Athletes
Maegan Henry led all Tornado Track and Field athletes with three All-Region recognitions as a part of the 21 both teams totaled.

May 5, 2012
Haje Sets School Record, Tornado Mix it Up in Clemson and Durham
Track and Field split up and covered ground in North and South Carolina this past weekend at two different meets to close the regular season.

April 21, 2012
Tornado Race to Second Place Finish at Conference Championships
Rickey Bell led the throwers and all King athletes with two events win while the sprinting group placed eight inside the top-5 at this weekend's conference championships.

April 11, 2012
Fifteen Named to Track and Field Academic All-Conference Team
King College placed the second-most student-athletes on the 2012 Conference Carolinas Academic All-Conference Team among league teams.

April 7, 2012
Keitt and Henry Down School Records at Liberty Open
Tia Keitt and Maegan Henry both set new school records while 16 different personal records were set at this weekend's Liberty Open.

April 3, 2012
Noe and Thomas Named SAAC Student-Athletes of the Month
The King College SAAC has named Jordan Noe (Track and Field) and Fallon Thomas (Softball) as Student-Athletes of the Month for March.

March 30, 2012
Burchfield Qualifies for Nationals, 10k Records Tumble
Shelbie Burchfield hit the NCAA Division II provisional National qualifying mark in the women's high jump while three King runners took down the 10k school record.

March 24, 2012
Throwers Highlight at Catamount Classic
Numerous personal records collapsed at the Catamount Classic on Saturday when King's throwing group stole the show by meet's end.

March 21, 2012
Noe Named Conference Track Athlete of the Week
After his performance at the 49er Classic in the 2,000-meter steeplechase, Jordan Noe was named Conference Carolinas Male Track Athlete of the Week.

March 17, 2012
Noe Qualifies for Junior Nationals, PRs Plummet in Outdoor Opener
In their first meet of the 2012 outdoor season, King featured a number of new personal records while Jordan Noe qualified for Junior Nationals at the 49er Classic.

March 2, 2012
King Track and Field Reels in 32 All-Region Awards
Tornado Track and Field had 19 individuals help pull together 32 All-Region honors after the conclusion of the Indoor season.

February 29, 2012
Latest USTFCCCA Rankings Released, King Men Second
King Track and Field stayed within the top three spots in the Southeast Region after the latest USTFCCCA rankings release.

February 27, 2012
Rahming, Alfano Named Student-Athletes of the Month
Earl Rahming and Danielle Alfano have been named the Student-Athletes of the Month for February by SAAC.

February 26, 2012
Alfano Sets Record for Fourth Time at JDL Fast Track Invite
Danielle Alfano won her first collegiate race and broke her own school record for a fourth time in the one-mile race at the JDL Fast Track Invite.

February 22, 2012
Tornado Top Regional Rankings for First Time in Program History
The men's track and field team achieved the top spot in the Southeast Region for the first time in its history while the women were ranked third.

February 18, 2012
Alfano, Rahming Keep Shining at Gene Anderson Invitational
King Track and Field set more school marks and personal records in a strong team finish to the month of February at the Gene Anderson Invite at UNC.

February 15, 2012
Track and Field Jump Up to Second in Southeast Region
Both King track and field teams have made a strong push into a second place rankings in the latest USTFCCCA polls, released today.

February 11, 2012
Fast Track Invite Marks Another Record-Setting Day
Three school records and a host of personal records were set at the Fast Track College Invitational on Saturday.

February 10, 2012
Student-Athletes Engage in Storm Chaser Mentor Program
King student-athletes continue to impact the lives of Bristol elementary school children through Storm Chaser Mentor Program

January 28, 2012
Tornado Set Multiple Indoor Marks at Liberty Open
King Indoor Track and Field set three new indoor school records and multiple personal records at the Liberty Open this weekend.

January 17, 2012
King College Set to Kick Off Tornado Athletic Club
King College will introduce a new way to spread generosity toward Athletics when it introduces the Tornado Athletic Club this Saturday, Jan. 21

January 11, 2012
Track and Field Announces Schedule Changes
Tornado Track and Field has released multiple changes to its indoor event schedule, making their next scheduled meet Jan. 27-28.

December 3, 2011
Tornado Track and Field Open Indoor Season at Appalachian Invitational
King Men's and Women's Track and Field began its indoor season at the Mountaineer Invitational this weekend with many new personal records set in the opener.