June 23, 2011
Schnell earns Academic All-America honors by CoSIDA
TOWSON, Md. – UNCG runner Ashley Schnell has added another award this year as she was selected to the Capital One Academic All-America Third Team, the College Sports Information Directors of America announced on Thursday.
June 10, 2011
Beyond Box Scores: 2010-11 in review (part two)
UNCGSpartans.com writer Rob Daniels takes a look back at the Spartans' 2010-11 academic year in the second installment of this two-part feature.
June 9, 2011
Beyond Box Scores: 2010-11 in review (part one)
UNCGSpartans.com writer Rob Daniels takes a look back at the Spartans' 2010-11 academic year in the first installment of this two-part feature.
June 1, 2011
UNCG finishes second in Commissioner's Cup, fifth in Germann Cup
CHARLESTON, S.C. – After a 2010-11 academic year that saw UNCG turn in competitive showings in virtually every sport, the Spartans finished second in the race for the Commissioner’s Cup and fifth in the extremely tight standings for the Germann Cup, the Southern Conference all-sports trophies for excellence in league competition.
May 24, 2011
All 18 UNCG sports receive satisfactory APR scores
INDIANAPOLIS – All 18 UNCG athletic teams received satisfactory marks in the latest Academic Progress Report (APR) scores released by the NCAA on Tuesday.
May 6, 2011
Twenty-seven Spartan student-athletes become UNCG graduates
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Twenty-seven UNCG student-athletes walked as part of several graduation ceremonies across campus and at the Greensboro Coliseum in the last few days.
February 17, 2011
UNCG, Schnell named USTFCCCA All-Academic
NEW ORLEANS, La. – The UNCG men’s and women’s cross country teams were honored this week as they both earned All-Academic team honors, the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced this week. Junior Ashley Schnell also claimed All-Academic Cross Country status as an individual.
December 20, 2010
UNCG places 26 on Academic All-SoCon Team
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Twenty-six UNCG student-athletes earned spots on the Academic All-Southern Conference Team for the fall semester, the league office announced Monday. Men’s soccer player Peyton Ford and SoCon Female Cross Country Runner of the Year Ashley Schnell accounted for two of the 11 4.0 grade point averages on the 345-member squad.
December 7, 2010
UNCG women first, men fourth in SoCon all-sports races
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – UNCG is in solid contention in the Southern Conference all-sports races for both the men’s and women’s sports, as UNCG’s women lead the league and the men are fourth after the fall season of competition.
November 13, 2010
Schnell named All-Region to lead UNCG at NCAA Regionals
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – UNCG junior Ashley Schnell came in 14th place in the women’s 6k race to earn All-Region honors on Saturday at the NCAA Southeast Regional Championships at E.P. Tom Sawyer State Park.
November 12, 2010
UNCG heads to Louisville for NCAA Regionals
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG will look to build upon its success at the Southern Conference Championships two weeks ago as the Spartans travel to Louisville, Ky. on Saturday to compete at the 2010 NCAA Southeast Regionals at E.P. Tom Sawyer State Park.
November 5, 2010
UNCG’s Schnell claims Athlete of the Month honors
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – UNCG runner Ashley Schnell was honored by the Southern Conference on Friday as she was named the SoCon Athlete of the Month for the month of October. The athletes were nominated by each member institution and voted on by the conference office.
October 30, 2010
Schnell wins individual title at SoCon Championships, team third
BOONE, N.C. – Junior Ashley Schnell won the individual title in the women’s 5k race before teammate Joey Thompson claimed runner-up honors in the men’s 8k race to lead UNCG on Saturday at the Southern Conference Cross Country Championships.
October 29, 2010
School-record eight to be inducted into Golden Chain
GREENSBORO, N.C. – A school-record eight UNCG student-athletes will be inducted into the school’s prestigious Golden Chain Honor Society on Sunday, Oct. 31.
October 29, 2010
UNCG heads to Boone for SoCon Cross Country Championships
GREENSBORO, N.C. – After wrapping up perhaps the best regular season in school history, the UNCG cross country team will look replicate that success this weekend as the Spartans travel to Boone, N.C. for the 2010 Southern Conference Cross Country Championships on Saturday.
October 28, 2010
Beyond Box Scores: Two teams turning the corner
BOONE, N.C. - This cross country season began for UNCG with a soul searching session in the North Carolina mountains. This weekend, the Spartans return there with a chance to claim a first conference title.
October 20, 2010
Schnell named SoCon Womens Runner of the Week
GREENSBORO, N.C. UNCGs Ashley Schnell has been honored as the womens Southern Conference Runner of the Week for her performance during the weekend of Oct. 15-16, the league office announced today.
October 15, 2010
Thompson, Schnell lead UNCG to pair of runner-up finishes
CHARLOTTE, N.C. Joey Thompson broke the school record in the 8k by nine seconds and Ashley Schnell turned in a top-five performance on the womens side as the mens and womens teams each came away with runner-up team finishes on Friday at the Royal Cross Country Challenge. Also, part of the mens team ran in the Navy race, where Tyron Alston won the individual title and the team finished in first place.
October 13, 2010
UNCG to compete at Royal Cross Country Challenge on Friday
GREENSBORO, N.C. After breaking both school records last time out, the UNCG cross country team returns to competition on Friday as the Spartans compete at the Royal Cross Country Challenge in Charlotte, N.C.
October 6, 2010
Schnell earns SoCon Student-Athlete of the Week honors
SPARTANBURG, S.C. UNCGs Ashley Schnell, a junior cross country runner, has been named the Southern Conference Student-Athlete of the Week for Oct. 6, the league office announced today. It was the second time she has earned the honor in the past three weeks.
October 5, 2010
Schnell named womens SoCon Runner of the Week
SPARTANBURG, S.C. UNCGs Ashley Schnell has been honored as the womens Southern Conference Runner of the Week for her performance during the weekend of Oct. 1-2, the league office announced today.
October 2, 2010
Koech, Schnell break school records at Greater Louisville Classic
LOUISVILLE, Ky. Mike Koech broke the school record in the mens race and Ashley Schnell followed by doing the same in the womens race for UNCG on Saturday at the Greater Louisville Classic.
October 1, 2010
UNCG set for Greater Louisville Classic on Saturday
GREENSBORO, N.C. In perhaps its toughest event this season, the UNCG cross country team will hit the road to compete at the Ninth Annual Greater Louisville Classic on Saturday at E.P. Tom Sawyer State Park.
September 25, 2010
Spartans wrap up Greensboro XC Invitational
GREENSBORO, N.C. Taylor Day posted the top time for the mens team and Jenna Paley and Jade Farlow led the womens team on Saturday afternoon at the Greensboro XC Invitational at Hagen Stone Park.
September 24, 2010
Spartans set for Greensboro XC Invitational on Saturday
GREENSBORO, N.C. Coming off a great weekend that saw both teams claim individual and team titles at the Elon Invitational, UNCG returns to action this weekend as the Spartans will compete at the 27th Annual Greensboro XC Invitational on Saturday.
September 22, 2010
UNCGs Schnell named SoCon Student-Athlete of the Week
SPARTANBURG, S.C. UNCG cross country runner Ashley Schnell has been named the Southern Conference Student-Athlete of the Week for September 22, the league office announced today.
September 18, 2010
Schnell, UNCG claim titles at Elon Invitational
ELON, N.C. Ashley Schnell won the race for the womens team, while Mike Koech broke the school record in the 8k to take top honors in the mens race as UNCG claimed both team titles on Saturday at the Elon Invitational.
September 17, 2010
Spartans set to compete at Elon Invitational on Saturday
GREENSBORO, N.C. After a great opening weekend at the Guilford Cross Country Carnival, the UNCG cross country team returns to action this weekend at the Elon Invitational on Saturday.
September 4, 2010
Chewens, Spartans claim top honors at Guilford Cross Country Carnival
UNCGs Michelle Chewens took top individual honors to help lead the womens team to a first place finish on Saturday to open its 2010 season at the Guilford College Cross Country Carnival.
September 3, 2010
UNCG opens 2010 season at Guilford College Cross Country Carnival
The UNCG cross country team will kick off its 2010 season this weekend as the Spartans make the short trip down Market St. to compete in the Second Annual Guilford College Cross Country Carnival on Saturday morning at Haworth Field.
August 27, 2010
Spartan women tied for seventh in SoCon Preseason Poll
SPARTANBURG, S.C. The UNCG womens team was picked to tie for seventh place by the leagues head coaches, the conference office announced on Friday.
August 4, 2010
UNCG announces 2010 cross country schedule
GREENSBORO, N.C. UNCG cross country coach Linh Nguyen announced his schedule for the upcoming 2010 season on Wednesday, which is highlight by nine meets.
July 26, 2010
Schmidt, Hassen named Cross Country/Track assistant coaches
GREENSBORO, N.C. UNCG cross country and track & field coach Linh Nguyen has named Jessica Schmidt and Steven Hassen as assistant coaches, he announced on Monday afternoon.