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Lady Knights Win 4 National Outdoor Track Championships
May 28, 2019
The Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) Women’s Track Team brought home four national championships after competing in the 2019 NAIA Women’s Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Gulf Shores, AL May 23-25. The SUNO team came in second to University of British Columbia for the overall championship, missing the crown by only two points.
Lady Knights Perform Well at NAIA Indoor Track Championships
March 07, 2019
The Lady Knights of Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) displayed great running at the 2019 NAIA Indoor Track & Field National Championships Feb. 28-March 2. The team of 10 women finished in second place with 63 points.
2 SUNO Track Team Members Named NAIA Athletes of the Week
January 30, 2019
Lady Knight Stacey Ann Williams and Knight Twayne Crooks have been named the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Women's and Men's Indoor Track Athletes of the Week for the third week of the season. Both freshmen are from Kingston, Jamaica
Lady Knights Win National Track Championship
May 29, 2018
The SUNO Lady Knights won the 2018 National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Outdoor Track & Field Championship May 24-26 in Gulf Shores, AL. Track Coach Younne Reid also received National Coach of the Year honors.
Track Team Wins 4 National Championships
May 31, 2017
Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) Track Team brought home four National Championships and 14 All-Americans from the 2017 NAIA Outdoor Track & Field Women’s National Championships May 25-27 in Gulf Shores, AL.
N.O. City Council Honors SUNO Track Team
May 05, 2017
The New Orleans City Council recognized the Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) Track Team in City Hall Thursday, May 4, 2017 for its success at the 2017 Indoor Track & Field National Championships in Johnson City, TN in March. The Team also performed well at the Gulf Coast Athletic Conference Men’s and Women’s Outdoor Track and Field Championship in New Orleans last month.
SUNO Track Team Brings Home National Championships
March 15, 2017
The New Orleans City Council recognized the Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) Track Team in City Hall Thursday, May 4, 2017 for its success at the 2017 Indoor Track & Field National Championships in Johnson City, TN in March. The Team also performed well at the Gulf Coast Athletic Conference Men’s and Women’s Outdoor Track and Field Championship in New Orleans last month.
SUNO Women Earn 2 National Championships, Finish 4th Overall
May 31, 2016
Southern University at New Orleans had its most successful trip to the NAIA Outdoor Track & Field Championships in more than two decades, finishing fourth overall and producing two national champions.
Orenthia Bennett Named Track Athlete of the Year
May 24, 2016
The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) has named Lady Knight Orenthia Bennett the South Region Track Athlete of the Year. A junior from Treasure Beach Jamaica, Ms. Bennett s the top-ranked athlete at 400 meters (54.16). She will be the favorite to win the event at the NAIA Championships starting Thursday in Gulf Shores, AL.
SUNO Competes Well In Outdoor Championships
April 26, 2016
For the second consecutive year, the Knights led all schools in event victories at the 2016 GCAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships. In the Women's Championship, the Lady Knights came in second place.
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