2014 Men's Track and Field News
July 24, 2014
Men's Track & Field, Hunt Earn Academic Honors
The Central Connecticut men's track and field team was honored by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) for there academic performance during the 2013-14 season. Senior Craig Hunt was also honored individually for his combined academic and athletic accomplishments.
July 3, 2014
Sauter Competes in USATF Junior Outdoor Championships
Rising sophomore Colin Sauter finished 17th in the 10,000 meter at the USATF Junior Outdoor Championships on Sunday night.
June 6, 2014
Rashad Williams Qualifies for PR National Track Meet
CCSU Alum will throw the Shot Put on Friday Night
June 4, 2014
Blake Prepares to Defend Mt. Washington Title
Three-time winner tries to repeat on June 21
May 29, 2014
Fruster, Hunt Compete at NCAA East Prelims
Central Connecticut junior Jamal Fruster and senior Craig Hunt both competed at the 2014 NCAA Division I Men's Outdoor Track and Field East Preliminary in Jacksonville, FL on Thursday night. Fruster ran the 400 meters and Hunt the 10,000 meters, both won their respective events at the 2014 Northeast Conference Men's Outdoor Track and Field Championships.
May 28, 2014
Trio Set for NCAA East Preliminary
CCSU’s Brian Biekert, Craig Hunt and Jamal Fruster will each be competing in one event this weekend after earning their spot in the field as one of the top-48 performers in the eastern region this season.
May 27, 2014
MTF Earns 21 All-NEC Spots; Blake & Staff Recognized
Head Coach Eric Blake and his staff were named NEC Coach/Coaching Staff of the Year
May 16, 2014
Men's Track Completes IC4A Championships
The Blue Devils were led by juniors Jamal Fruster and Jordan Watkins in the second day of IC4A competition.
May 10, 2014
Men's Track Completes New Englands Saturday
CCSU tallied five more team points Saturday to finish 20th overall.
May 9, 2014
Walker Wins 5K at New England Championships
Junior Matt Walker helped CCSU finish day one tied for seventh out of 25 teams at the New England Championships Friday.
May 4, 2014
Men's Track Wins First NEC Outdoor Championship
The Blue Devils tallied four gold medals on Sunday to help claim their first championship title.
May 3, 2014
CCSU 4th on Day One at NECs; Hunt Wins 10,000m
The 2014 NEC Outdoor Championships will continue tomorrow afternoon.
April 26, 2014
Men's Track and Field Second at UNH
The Blue Devils return to action May 3-4 for the 2014 NEC Championships.
April 22, 2014
Biekert Two-Time NEC Track Athlete of the Week
Junior Brian Biekert takes home the honor for the second-consecutive week.
April 19, 2014
Men's Track Completes Day Two at Princeton
Five Blue Devils represented CCSU at Princeton. CCSU also competed at Yale, results will be posted on CCSUBlueDevils.com when they become available.
April 18, 2014
Biekert Breaks 3,000m Steeplechase Record
Junior Brian Biekert shattered his CCSU record Friday at Princeton.
April 15, 2014
Biekert Tabbed NEC Track Athlete of the Week
Junior Brian Biekert earned the honor after his CCSU record-breaking performance in the 1,500m run this past weekend at the Bucknell Bison Outdoor Classic.
April 12, 2014
Men's Track 4th at UMass Invitational
Junior Ryan Budd earned the only gold medal of the day for CCSU, finishing the 400m hurdles in 55.51.
April 12, 2014
Biekert Breaks 1,500m Record Set in 1964
Junior Brian Biekert raced the 1,500m at the Bucknell Bison Outdoor Classic on Saturday, breaking the CCSU program record with his time of 3:45.28.
April 8, 2014
Hunt Named NEC Track Athlete of the Week
Senior Craig Hunt earns the honor after an impressive performance in the 10,000m run this past weekend at the Stanford Invitational.
April 5, 2014
Men's Track & Field Competes at Stanford and AIC
The Blue Devils placed fourth at the AIC Invitational on Saturday.
March 29, 2014
Men's Track Competes at Monmouth
Junior Matt Walker claimed the gold medal in the 5,000m run on Saturday with his time of 14:53.43.
March 22, 2014
Men's Track Wins CCSU Meet
The men's track and field team won CCSU's first track meet on campus since the early 1970s.
March 2, 2014
Fruster Competes at Boston University Last Chance Meet
Junior Jamal Fruster raced in the 200m and 400m dash.
February 15, 2014
Fruster Breaks 400m Record Saturday
Junior Jamal Fruster broke the CCSU 400m record, set in 1990 by Dave Rusnock, on Saturday at Boston University.
February 9, 2014
Men's Track & Field 3rd at NEC Championships
The Blue Devils took gold in four events on Sunday to finish third for the third straight season. Senior Craig Hunt defended his 5,000m title.
February 8, 2014
Men's Track Tied for Second After Day One at NECs
CCSU posted 22 points on the opening day of the 2014 NEC Indoor Championships and will head into Sunday's finals tied for second.
February 1, 2014
Men's Track & Field 6th at URI
Juniors Jamal Fruster and Jordan Watkins each placed second overall in their events Saturday.
January 25, 2014
Men's T&F Competes at BU; Three CCSU Records Fall
Craig Hunt, Brian Biekert and Jordan Watkins each set a new CCSU record on Saturday.
January 17, 2014
Biekert 1st at UAlbany; Watkins Breaks 60m H Record
Junior Brian Biekert qualified for both the NEICAAA and IC4A/ECAC Championships in the one mile run on Friday with his time of 4:11.91.
January 11, 2014
CCSU Competes at Yale; Watkins Breaks 60m H Record
Junior Jordan Watkins bested his own 60m hurdles record by one hundredth of a second.
December 7, 2013
Watkins Breaks Record in Season Opener
Junior Jordan Watkins bested his own program record in the 60m hurdle event Saturday.