Women's Track & Field

2012-2013 Women's Track & Field News

  • Bobcats earn second straight All-Academic Honors
    July 29, 2013
    Bobcats earn second straight All-Academic Honors NEW ORLEANS --- The Lees-McRae College women’s track and field team has been recognized as one of 92 NCAA Division II all-Academic Track and Field Teams by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches’ Association, earning the distinction for the second straight season.
  • Bingham inks with Lees-McRae
    May 28, 2013
    Bingham inks with Lees-McRae WEST JEFFERSON, N.C. --- Track standout Erin Bingham signed her National Letter of Intent to run track at Lees-McRae College in Banner Elk.
  • Bobcats place four on all-Southeast Region team
    May 21, 2013
    Bobcats place four on all-Southeast Region team NEW ORLEANS --- Four members of the Lees-McRae College women’s track and field team have been named to the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches’ Association all-Southeast Region team for their performances during the 2013 outdoor season, announced USTFCCCA officials Tuesday.
  • Poindexter paces Bobcats with record day at Conference Carolinas Championships
    April 20, 2013
    Poindexter paces Bobcats with record day at Conference Carolinas Championships BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Iesha Poindexter (Jetterville, Va.) set a new school record in the 100-meter dash, and Sarah Monday (Lexington, N.C.) placed second in the pole vault to lead the Lees-McRae College women’s track and field team to a strong performance on the second day of the Conference Carolinas Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Saturday.
  • Bobcats claim day one lead at Conference Carolinas Championships
    April 19, 2013
    Bobcats claim day one lead at Conference Carolinas Championships BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Kortnie Curry (Lexington, N.C.) and Persephanie McRae (Brooklyn, N.Y.) took the top two spots in the high jump, and Rachelle Cleveland (Moyock, N.C.) won the javelin throw to lead the Lees-McRae College women’s track and field team to a day one lead at the 2013 Conference Carolinas Outdoor Track and Field Championships.
  • Bobcats shine at Appalachian Open
    April 12, 2013
    Bobcats shine at Appalachian Open BOONE, N.C. --- Junior Kortnie Curry (Lexington, N.C.) placed second in both the high jump and the long jump to pace the Lees-McRae College women’s track and field team to a strong performance at the Appalachian State University Open on Friday afternoon.
  • Cleveland's record day paces Bobcats at Terrier Relays
    April 06, 2013
    Cleveland's record day paces Bobcats at Terrier Relays SPARTANBURG, S.C. --- Rachelle Cleveland (Moyock, N.C.) set a pair of school records, including the top mark in the javelin competition, to pace the Lees-McRae College women’s track and field team to a impressive showing at Wofford University’s Terrier Relays on Saturday afternoon.
  • Frazier paces Bobcats to strong performance at High Point
    March 22, 2013
    Frazier paces Bobcats to strong performance at High Point HIGH POINT, N.C. --- Kayla Frazier (Chesterfield, S.C.) placed third in the javelin throw to pace the Lees-McRae College women’s track and field team to a strong performance at High Point University’s Vert Klassie Meeting Invitational on Saturday afternoon.
  • McRae places second in high jump at Wake Forest Open
    March 16, 2013
    McRae places second in high jump at Wake Forest Open WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. --- Persephanie McRae (Brooklyn, N.Y.) finished second in the high jump to lead the Lees-McRae College women’s track and field team at the Wake Forest University Open on Friday.
  • Cleveland paces Bobcats at Wake Forest Open
    March 15, 2013
    Cleveland paces Bobcats at Wake Forest Open WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. --- Rachelle Cleveland (Moyock, N.C.) placed 16th in the javelin throw to pace the Lees-McRae College women’s track and field team at the Wake Forest University Open on Saturday afternoon.
  • Five Bobcats earn all-region honors
    March 02, 2013
    Five Bobcats earn all-region honors NEW ORLEANS --- The Lees-McRae College women’s track and field team placed four athletes on the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association all-Southeast Region Indoor team, announced USTFCCCA officials earlier this week.
  • Curry finishes ninth at Mason Last Chance Meet
    February 24, 2013
    Curry finishes ninth at Mason Last Chance Meet FAIRFAX, Va. --- Junior Kortnie Curry (Lexington, N.C.) posted a mark of 1.55 meters to finish ninth in the high jump competition on Sunday afternoon to pace the Lees-McRae College women's track and field team at George Mason University’s Last Chance Meet.
  • Curry, Moorhead pace Bobcats at Conference Carolinas Indoor Championships
    February 16, 2013
    Curry, Moorhead pace Bobcats at Conference Carolinas Indoor Championships WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. --- Juniors Kortnie Curry (Lexington, N.C.) and Taryn Moorhead (Deer Park, Wash.) finished first in the high jump and pole vault, respectively, to lead the Lees-McRae College women’s track and field team to a strong fourth-place finish at the inaugural Conference Carolinas Indoor Championships on Saturday at the JDL Fast Track.
  • Curry paces strong Bobcat performance at Hilton Garden Invitational
    February 01, 2013
    Curry paces strong Bobcat performance at Hilton Garden Invitational WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. --- Junior Kortnie Curry (Lexington, N.C.) led a strong team performance by the Lees-McRae College women’s track and field team at the Hilton Garden Invitational on Saturday at the JDL Center, placing fifth in a field dominated by NCAA Division I competitors in the high jump with a mark of 1.63 meters.
  • Poindexter, Thornton pace Bobcats at Mountaineer Open
    January 18, 2013
    Poindexter, Thornton pace Bobcats at Mountaineer Open BOONE, N.C. --- Sophomore Meagan Thornton (Millville, N.J.) won the 55-meter hurdles and finished second in the 400-meter dash, while Iesha Poindexter (Jetterville, Va.) won the 200-meter dash to lead the Lees-McRae College women’s track and field team to a strong performance at Appalachian State University’s Mountaineer Open on Saturday.
  • Lees-McRae tabbed fourth in Conference Carolinas Preseason Poll
    January 09, 2013
    Lees-McRae tabbed fourth in Conference Carolinas Preseason Poll HIGH POINT, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae College women’s track and field team is picked to finish fourth in the race for the 2013 Conference Carolinas outdoor championship, announced league officials Wednesday.
  • Curry qualifies for nationals at App State Invitational
    December 02, 2012
    Curry qualifies for nationals at App State Invitational BOONE, N.C. --- Junior Kortnie Curry (Lexington, N.C.) set a new school record with an NCAA provisional qualifying mark of 1.67 meters in the high jump, and Rachelle Cleveland (Moyock, N.C.) established a program mark of her own to lead the Lees-McRae College women’s track and field team in the opening event of its indoor season on Saturday afternoon at the Appalachian State University Invitational.
  • Mike Wilson named assistant track and field coach at Lees-McRae
    August 03, 2012
    Mike Wilson named assistant track and field coach at Lees-McRae BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Mike Wilson has been named the assistant track and field and cross country coach at Lees-McRae College, announced Bobcat head coach Ley Fletcher Friday.