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Cory Erdmann Named Head Coach of Cross Country and Track and Field Programs

Erdmann has served as Eastern Kentucky’s recruiting coordinator since 2009 RICHMOND, Ky. – Cory Erdmann has been named the next head coach of the Eastern Kentucky University men’s and women’s cross country and track and field programs, Director of Athletics Stephen Lochmueller announced on Friday. “I’m very pleased to More...

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By Darrell Jordan On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018
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Erdmann Announces Retirement After 39 Years of Unprecedented Success

RICHMOND, Ky. – After 39 years of unprecedented success, Eastern Kentucky University cross country/track and field head coach Rick Erdmann has announced his retirement, effective June 30. Erdmann concludes his More...

By Darrell Jordan On Monday, May 14th, 2018
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Men’s Track and Field Wins First OVC Outdoor Title Since 1957

  Women take fourth place, their highest finish since 2011 COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Eastern Kentucky University men’s track and field team won its first Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Championship since More...

By Darrell Jordan On Friday, July 25th, 2014
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Two Track and Field Colonels Earn USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors

      NEW ORLEANS – Two Eastern Kentucky University track and field student-athletes – Ann Eason and Ole Hesselbjerg – earned U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) More...

By Darrell Jordan On Thursday, June 26th, 2014
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Eason Named Capital One Academic All-American

AUSTIN, Texas – Eastern Kentucky University junior Ann Eason has been voted a 2013-14 Capital One second team Academic All-American for women’s track and field / cross country by the members of the College More...

By Bret Shroats On Saturday, June 14th, 2014
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Two Colonels Compete in Track and Field National Championship Events

Soufiane Bouchiki on the left and Ole Hesselbjerg on the right.   Two Colonels earned spots in their respected National Championship events in the NCAA Track and Field tournament. Soufiane Bouchiki ended his More...

By Darrell Jordan On Friday, May 23rd, 2014
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Five Colonels Qualify For NCAA East Region Championships

INDIANAPOLIS – Five Eastern Kentucky University track and field student-athletes have qualified for the NCAA East Region Preliminary Championships to be held May 29-31 in Jacksonville, Fla. Junior Ole Hesselbjerg More...

By Darrell Jordan On Thursday, February 27th, 2014
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Maritim Voted OVC Male Track and Field Freshman of the Year

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Eastern Kentucky University distance runner Ambrose Maritim has been voted the Ohio Valley Conference Co-Male Track and Field Freshman of the Year, the league office announced on Thursday. Maritim More...

By Darrell Jordan On Saturday, May 4th, 2013
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Meddles Named OVC Male Outdoor Track Athlete of the Year

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Eastern Kentucky University junior distance runner Wade Meddles has been named the Ohio Valley Conference Male Outdoor Track Athlete of the Year, the league office announced on Thursday. Meddles More...