2015-16 Islanders Track & Field News

  • Islanders Track & Field Earns USTFCCCA Academic Honors
    July 31, 2016
    For the third year in a row the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s and women’s track & field teams were honored by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) as an All-Academic team for their success during the 2015-16 season.
  • Top Moments #4 - Track Wins Medals at Home
    July 14, 2016
    Throughout the summer, the Islanders will be counting down the top moments of the 2015-16 season with a new addition released every Thursday. Be sure to check out GoIslanders.com throughout the summer to celebrate the memorable Texas A&M-Corpus Christi athletics moments during the past year.
  • Islander Open Sumer Series Continues June 28th
    June 22, 2016
    The Islanders track & field program hosted the first meet of the Islander Open Summer Track & Field Series on Tuesday at the Dugan Family Soccer and Track Stadium. The second meet in the series is scheduled for Tuesday, June 28 at 7 p.m. at Dugan Stadium on Texas A&M-Corpus Christi's Momentum Campus. The entry fee is $2 per athlete, but CCRR members can participate for free.
  • Six Islanders Earn Southland All-Academic Honors
    June 21, 2016
    Six members of the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi cross country and track & field teams earned Southland Conference All-Academic honors following the 2015-16 season, the league announced on Tuesday.
  • Flanagan Announces Islanders Summer Track Series
    June 09, 2016
    The Islanders will host a trio of meets open to the public with a $2 entry fee per competition.
  • Philipp Baar Runs at NCAA Prelims
    May 27, 2016
    The last Islander to be in competition during the 2015-16 season, Texas A&M-Corpus Christi’s Philipp Baar ran at the NCAA West Preliminaries on Friday, finishing his career with the track & field team in Lawrence, Kan.
  • Baar Ready For Regionals
    May 26, 2016
    Texas A&M-Corpus Christi senior Philipp Baar is set to compete in the NCAA Division I West Preliminaries Friday afternoon in Lawrence, Kan. Baar will race in the 3,000m steeplechase for a chance to advance to the NCAA Championships in Eugene, Ore.
  • Philipp Baar to Compete at NCAA West Prelims
    May 19, 2016
    The NCAA announced the field for the 2016 Division I Championship West Preliminaries on Thursday and the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi track & field team was represented once again.
  • Five Islanders to Compete at Last Chance Meet
    May 13, 2016
    Five members of the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi track & field teams will compete at Sam Houston State on Saturday in an effort to qualify for the upcoming NCAA West Preliminary Championship in Lawrence, Kan.
  • McWilliams Named Southland Newcomer of the Year
    May 12, 2016
    Hannah McWilliams was named the Southland Conference Newcomer of the Year for her performance during the outdoor track & field season this spring, the league announced Thursday.
  • Islanders Conclude Southland Conference Championship
    May 08, 2016
    Senior Philipp Baar highlighted Sunday’s final day at the Southland Conference Championship with a third place finish in the 5,000 meters, bringing his total on the weekend to 16 points after winning the 3,000 meter steeplechase on Saturday.
  • Hanson, Baar Win at SLC Championship Saturday
    May 07, 2016
    Freshman Sashane Hanson and senior Philipp Baar won Southland Conference individual titles as the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi track & field teams continued competition at the championship meet Saturday at the Dugan Family Stadium.
  • McWilliams, Adden Highlight Day One of SLC Championship
    May 06, 2016
    Hannah McWilliams tied her own school record while placing third in the pole vault and Bjoern Adden is fifth in the decathlon after five events, as the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi track & field teams hosted the first day of the Southland Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championship Friday at Dugan Stadium.
  • Islanders Set to Host Southland Championships
    May 05, 2016
    The Southland Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championship Meet rotates its location among the member schools and for the first time since constructing the Dugan Family Track & Soccer Stadium, the championship will be held on the Island.
  • Records Fall in Final Tune-Up
    April 24, 2016
    Tashonna Williams and Hannah McWilliams broke school records as the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi track & field teams competed at the Michael Johnson Invitational in Waco Saturday.
  • Track & Field Makes Trek to Waco for Final Regular Season Meet
    April 21, 2016
    For their final tune-up before hosting the Southland Conference Championship in May, the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi track & field teams will head to Waco to compete in the Michael Johnson Invitational Saturday at Baylor.
  • Baar Improves in 5,000 at Mt. SAC Relays
    April 16, 2016
    Texas A&M-Corpus Christi senior Philipp Baar competed in the 5,000 meters at the prestigious Mt. SAC Relays late Friday night in Norwalk, Calif. He set a new personal best with a time of 14:13.11.
  • Maraggia, Rosales Set Records in Houston
    April 16, 2016
    In the second to last meet before the Southland Conference Championships to be held in Corpus Christi in May, the Islanders track & field team traveled to Houston to take part in the J. Fred Duckett Twilight at Rice.
  • Salinas, Lutz Set Personal Records in California
    April 15, 2016
    Regina Salinas and Fabian Lutz both recorded personal records in the 10,000 meters, as the Islanders competed in the Mt. SAC Relays Thursday night at Cerritos College’s Falcon Stadium.
  • Islanders Split for Weekend Competition
    April 13, 2016
    The majority of the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi track & field teams will compete at the J. Fred Duckett Twilight in Houston this weekend, while three Islanders will travel to California to take part in the Mt. SAC Relays.
  • Islanders Win Multiple Events Saturday
    April 09, 2016
    The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi track & field teams won four individual events on Saturday as the Islanders completed competition at the Roadrunners Invitational in San Antonio.
  • Islanders Open Roadrunners Invite with Field Events
    April 08, 2016
    The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi track & field teams opened up competition at the Roadrunners Invitational on Friday, competing in the hammer throw and the shot put.
  • Track & Field Ready for Roadrunners Invitational
    April 07, 2016
    The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi track & field teams return to action this weekend, heading back to San Antonio for the Roadrunners Invitational.
  • Islanders Complete Final Day of Bobcat Invite
    April 02, 2016
    The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi track & field teams completed competition at the Bobcat Invitational on Saturday, highlighted by the 4x400 meter relay team’s third place finish.
  • Adden Adds School Record to Decathlon Win
    April 01, 2016
    Freshman Bjoern Adden won the decathlon and set a new school record in the event Friday at the Bobcat Invitational. The Hamburg, Germany native scored 6,157 points in the two-day competition.
  • Islanders to Compete at Texas Relays and Bobcat Invitational
    March 31, 2016
    After their most successful meet of the outdoor season, the Islanders are set to split their squad and compete at a pair of meets this weekend. The track & field teams are in Austin and San Marcos to take part in the Texas Relays and the Bobcat Invitational.
  • Baar Shines in Steeplechase at Texas Relays
    March 31, 2016
    Philipp Baar came into the weekend ranked ninth in the nation after running a 9:03.92 in the 3,000 meter steeplechase at the Islander Open. On Thursday he ran 8:59.57 to set a new school record and place third at the Texas Relays.
  • Success Continues at Final Day of Victor Lopez Classic
    March 26, 2016
    Eleven Top-10 performances highlighted the final day of competition at the Victor Lopez Classic for the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s and women’s track & field teams on Saturday.
  • Track Has Quality First Day in Houston
    March 25, 2016
    Eight Islanders placed in the Top 10 in just four events as the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s and women’s track & field teams began competition at the Victor Lopez Classic Friday in Houston.
  • Track & Field Heads to Houston
    March 24, 2016
    Now in the heart of the outdoor season, the Islanders track and field teams are set for another weekend of competition, traveling to Houston for the Victor Lopez Classic Friday and Saturday.
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