Dakota Peachee could have called an end to his college running career.
Senior Dakota Peachee of the High Point University men’s track & field team placed fifth in the 3,000-meter steeplechase, earning All-America honors at the NCAA Championship on Friday evening at historic Hayward Field. Peachee is High Point’s first Div. I All-American in men’s track & field.
High Point University senior Dakota Peachee will run in the final of the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the NCAA Championship today at 8:40 p.m. (EDT) at historic Hayward Field in Eugene Ore. The race will be televised on ESPNU and ESPN3.
Senior Dakota Peachee of the High Point University men’s track & field team finished fifth in his semifinal heat of the 3,000-meter steeplechase, automatically advancing to the final on Wednesday evening at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon. He will compete in the final on Friday at 8:40 p.m. (EDT).
The conference realignment wheel continues to spin in college athletics.
Senior Dakota Peachee of the High Point University men’s track & field team won his heat of the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the NCAA Championship Preliminary on Friday night in Greensboro, qualifying for the NCAA Final. He finished in an HPU-record time of 8:43.46 and will compete in the national semifinal in Eugene, Oregon, on June 5.
Coming off a poor junior season, Dakota Peachee wasn’t optimistic about his senior year running track for High Point University.
The third-seeded High Point University baseball team fell to No. 6 Gardner-Webb 8-2 in the first round of the Big South Championship on Tuesday afternoon.
High Point University goes into the Big South baseball tournament today in better position than any of its previous teams.
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As Gardner-Webb relief pitchers kept struggling with their control, High Point University batters kept taking pitches.
In the wake of Friday’s blowout 18-7 loss to Loyola of Maryland in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, High Point University women’s lacrosse coach Lyndsey Boswell emphasized the importance of the Panthers just getting there in the program’s third season.
As the single off the bat of High Point University batter Dane McDermott bounced up the middle and skidded into the outfield with two-out in the bottom of the ninth, extra innings appeared to be in the offing.
A lack of fire in the first half quickly doused High Point University’s hopes in its first visit to the NCAA women’s lacrosse tournament on Friday.
For someone who started out the season as a midfielder, Jasmine Jordan is flourishing as a defender for the High Point University women’s lacrosse team.