20 All-America Awards

93 All-GLIAC Awards

2014-15 NMU Track & Field News

  • NMU Track and Field Earns All-Academic Team Honors
    July 17, 2015
    NEW ORLEANS - The United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) have announced their All-Academic Teams and All-Academic Individuals. The Wildcats as a team earned All-Academic Honors after recording a 3.29 grade point average. A total of 115 Division II women's teams were recognized as All-Academic after earning the required cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher.
  • GLIAC Announces Spring All-Academic Teams
    June 02, 2015
    BAY CITY, Mich. - The Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference has announced the 2015 Spring All-Academic teams. A total of 1,032 student-athletes achieved all-academic recognition with 531 on the All-Academic team and 501 on the All-Excellence list. Northern Michigan had a total of 13 student-athletes named All-Academic with 9 placed on the All-Excellence list.
  • Johnson Earns All-American Status in Discus at NCAA Championships
    May 22, 2015
    ALLENDALE, Mich. - The Northern Michigan track and field team had a pair of discus throwers compete at the NCAA Championships in sophomores Samanthia Johnson and Jasmine Williams.
  • NMU Track and Field Places Four on USTFCCCA All-Region
    May 12, 2015
    NEW ORLEANS - The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced Monday the All-Region honorees for the 2015 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field season. The top five individuals in each event from each region earned the All-Region distinction, in addition to each of the members of the regions’ top three relay teams.
  • Johnson, Williams Qualify for NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships
    May 12, 2015
    INDIANAPOLIS - Freshman Samanthia Johnson and sophomore Jasmine Williams will both compete in the discus at the 2015 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships. This will be the second consecutive year for Williams after she qualified in the discus last season as a freshman. A total of 754 participants, 377 men and 377 women, will compete in the championships this year.
  • NMU Track and Field Results from Grand Valley Last Chances
    May 09, 2015
    ALLENDALE, Mich. - The Northern Michigan University track and field team traveled to Grand Valley State for their final meet before the NCAA Championships. The Wildcats had five competitors compete in a total of five events with four top-three finishes over the course of the two day meet.
  • Wildcats Compete at Hillsdale Last Chance Classic
    May 07, 2015
    HILLSDALE, Mich. - The Northern Michigan track and field team traveled to the Hillsdale Last Chance Classic in their final weekend of action before the NCAA Championships May 21-23.
  • NMU Ninth At GLIAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships
    May 01, 2015
    HILLSDALE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University track & field team placed ninth out of 16 teams and set two school records during the final day of competition at the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletics Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships Friday.
  • NMU Completes First Day At GLIAC Outdoors
    April 30, 2015
    HILLSDALE, Mich. -- The Northern Michigan University track & field team began action at the GLIAC Outdoor Championships Thursday advancing two individuals and a relay team to final events.
  • NMU Set To Compete At GLIAC Outdoor Championships
    April 29, 2015
    MARQUETTE, Mich. -- The Northern Michigan University track & field team will travel to compete at the 2015 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletics Conference Outdoor Championships this Thursday and Friday.
  • Wildcats Name Major Award Winners, Induct Hall of Fame Class
    April 18, 2015
    MARQUETTE, Mich. -- The Northern Michigan University athletic department inducted five members into its Sports Hall of Fame and honored its current student-athletes at the Sports Hall of Fame and Student-Athletes Awards Banquet Saturday in the Great Lakes Room of the University Center.
  • Wildcats Finish Third At Al Owens
    April 18, 2015
    ALLENDALE, Mich. -- The Northern Michigan University track & field team wrapped up action at the Al Owens Classic Saturday at Grand Valley State.
  • NMU's Mylle Wins Triple Jump As 'Cats Open Action At Al Owens
    April 17, 2015
    ALLENDALE, Mich. -- The Northern Michigan University track & field team began action on Friday at the Al Owens Classic. After three events, NMU sits in second out of 11 teams.
  • Wildcats Set Two Records At Hillsdale Invitational
    April 11, 2015
    HILLSDALE, Mich. --The Northern Michigan University track & field team saw two school records fall and four NCAA provisional qualifying marks set Saturday at the Hillsdale Invitational.
  • NMU Track & Field Set To Compete At Hillsdale Invite
    April 10, 2015
    MARQUETTE, Mich. -- The Northern Michigan University track & field team returns to action at the Hillsdale Invitational at noon on Saturday.
  • NMU Wins Seven Events At Rex Foster Invite
    April 03, 2015
    WHITEWATER, Wis. -- The Northern Michigan University track & field team won seven events as it completed its opening weekend of outdoor competition at the Rex Foster Invitational Friday. It was the second meet in as many days as NMU opened the season Thursday at the St. Norbert Twilight meet.
  • Wildcats Open Outdoor Season At Twilight Meet
    April 02, 2015
    DE PERE, Wis. -- The Northern Michigan University track & field team opened its outdoor season a the St. Norbert Twilight Meet in a big way by setting a school record and two provisional qualifying marks Thursday.
  • Wildcats Open Outdoor Season With Back-To-Back Meets
    April 01, 2015
    MARQUETTE, Mich. -- The Northern Michigan University track and field team opens its outdoor season with back to back meets this week.
  • NMU Track & Field Is Selling Wildcat Apparel
    March 25, 2015
    The Northern Michigan University track & field team team is selling Wildcat apparel. Available for purchase are a dri-fit t-shirt, a women's long sleeve dri-fit t-shirt, a men's long sleeve dri-fit t-shirt, a fleece hoody, a fleece crew, a baseball cap, a 1/2 zip top and a hyperwarm 1/2 zip top. The store opens on March 26 and the deadline to order is April 15.
  • Wirtz, Mylle Named USTFCCCA All-Region
    March 03, 2015
    NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) has announced the All-Region honorees for the 2014-15 NCAA Division II indoor track & field season. The top five individuals in each event from each region earned the All-Region distinction, in addition to each of the members of the regions’ top three relay teams. The regions used for this award match those used during the cross country season.
  • Wildcats Wrap Up Action At GLIAC Indoor Championships
    March 01, 2015
    UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. -- The Northern Michigan University track & field team completed action at the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Indoor Championships Sunday finishing 10th out of 16 teams.
  • Wirtz Sets School Record in Opening Day at GLIAC Indoor Championships
    February 28, 2015
    UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. – Northern Michigan senior Brittni Wirtz set a new school record in the 60 meter dash preliminaries with a time of 7.72 finishing fifth to highlight the first day of competition at the GLIAC Indoor Track and Field Championships. Wirtz was able to qualify for the 60 meter dash finals along with provisionally qualifying for the NCAA Championships.
  • Wildcats Compete At UW-Oshkosh Titan Challenge
    February 21, 2015
    OSHKOSH, Wis. -- The Northern Michigan University track & field team competed Saturday at the UW-Oshkosh Titan Challenge for their final tuneup before traveling to the GLIAC Indoor Championships Feb. 28 - March 1 at the SVSU Fieldhouse.
  • Wildcats Wrap Up Competition at GVSU Big Meet
    February 14, 2015
    ALLENDALE, Mich. -- The Northern Michigan University track and field team wrapped up competition at the Grand Valley State Big Meet Saturday.
  • Wildcats Begin Action at GVSU Big Meet
    February 13, 2015
    ALLENDALE, Mich. -- Northern Michigan University freshman Kameron Burmeister again broke her school track and field record in the 5K during the first day of competition at the GVSU Big Meet hosted by Grand Valley State Friday.
  • Mylle Provisionally Qualifies At Lake Superior Challenge
    February 07, 2015
    DULUTH, Minn. -- The Northern Michigan University track and field team continued its indoor season at the Lake Superior Challenge Saturday.
  • NMU Athletics Hits the Road in the Week Ahead
    February 03, 2015
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University athletics will host no events this weekend but four teams will be hitting the road. NMU hockey and track and field will travel to Duluth, Minn. for their respective events, while NMU men’s and women’s basketball hit the road for conference play.
  • Burmeister Sets School Record As NMU Hosts Northern Challenge
    January 31, 2015
    MARQUETTE, Mich. -- Northern Michigan University freshman Kameron Burmeister set a school record in the women's 5K race as the Wildcats hosted the Northern Challenge at the Superior Dome Saturday.
  • Wildcats Compete At Doug Hansen
    January 23, 2015
    UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. -- The Northern Michigan University track & field team returned to action Friday at the Doug Hansen Open hosted by Saginaw Valley State.
  • NMU Hockey to be Featured on Big Ten Network Highlights Week Ahead
    January 21, 2015
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University will have seven of their varsity sports teams in action this week on the road. NMU swimming and diving is in action in consecutive weeks after the Wildcat Intrasquad, while NMU track and field will compete for the first time since Dec. 6. NMU men’s and women’s basketball continues GLIAC play and NMU hockey travels to Penn State in non-conference action. NMU Nordic skiing competes for the third consecutive week at the St. Paul Battle Creek Super.
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