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Parker tosses no hitter in doubleheader sweep
April 2016 Sports

Parker tosses no hitter in doubleheader sweep

SALISBURY, N.C. – Marley Parker (So./Langley, British Columbia) threw a no-hitter as Saint Augustine’s University swept Livingstone College 17-0 and 9-0 at MLK Park on Sunday, April 10, 2016, for its first CIAA Southern Division softball victories of the season.   The Lady Falcons evened their softball mark in the […]

Falcons pound out 27 hits in doubleheader sweep
April 2016 Sports

Falcons pound out 27 hits in doubleheader sweep

RALEIGH, N.C. – Saint Augustine’s University combined for 27 hits to defeat Virginia State University 16-13 and 9-2 in a CIAA baseball doubleheader at Optimist Park on Sunday, April 10, 2016.   The victories improved the Falcons’ conference record to 7-5. The Falcons are third in the CIAA standings behind […]

Falcon runners win three events, tie for first place
April 2016 Sports

Falcon runners win three events, tie for first place

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Top-ranked Saint Augustine’s University was victorious in three men’s events in the JCSU Invitational at the Irwin Belk Complex on Saturday, April 9, 2016.   The winners were Burkheart Ellis, Jr. (Sr./Raleigh, NC), David Shaw (Sr./St. Pauls, NC) and Jerome Exeter (Jr./West Palm Beach, FL). Ellis won […]

More than 100 athletes honored for 3.0 GPAs
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 […]

Golf team places fourth in ECSU Invitational
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 […]

Falcons earn three CIAA weekly honors
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 […]

Falcon runners win athlete of the year honors
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 […]