Sports

SAU wins home volleyball opener
September 2016 Sports

SAU wins home volleyball opener

RALEIGH, NC (Sept 22) – Tonight, Saint Augustine’s University overcame a sluggish start to trounce Johnson C. Smith University 3-1 in its home volleyball opener at Emery Gymnasium.   After losing the first set 25-13, the Lady Falcons regrouped to take the next three sets 25-18, 25-21 and 25-18. They […]

Falcons fly at the Olympics
September 2016 Sports

Falcons fly at the Olympics

Saint Augustine’s University is known for dominating the CIAA, but its student-athletes can compete at the highest levels – Falcons are regulars at the Olympics. Four Falcon athletes took part in the XXXI Olympiad in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, representing Saint Augustine’s and their home countries. It was hardly the […]

Runner wins national track and field honor
May 2016 Sports

Runner wins national track and field honor

Shawn Rowe (Jr./West Palm Beach, Fla.) of Saint Augustine’s University was named by HERO Sports as D2 Men’s Track and Field National HERO of the Week on Monday, May 23, 2016.    Rowe topped a nationwide poll of 10 nominees to win the honor. He was nominated based on his performance […]

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 […]