ODAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships News Archive

2019 ODAC Track & Field Championships News


April 20, 2019
One title race was a runaway while the other was a nail-biter that came down to the last event as action closed amid further threatening weather at the 2019 ODAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships. By the end of day two at Randolph College in Lynchburg, Va., the team champions were familiar sights with the University of Lynchburg women hoisting a second straight women's trophy and Bridgewater College repeating as men's champion with its fourth crown in the past five year.

April 19, 2019
Inclement weather has altered the schedule for the ODAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships. Continue reading for updates.

April 18, 2019
The ODAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships head to a new location this weekend as the 2019 affair will be hosted by Randolph College in Lynchburg, Va., for the first time in program history. WildCat Stadium will serve as the main venue with throwing areas surrounding the grounds.

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2018 ODAC Track & Field Championships News


April 21, 2018
It had been a while for one school and a return to the winner's circle after a brief hiatus for the other as the trophies were handed out following the 2018 ODAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships on Saturday evening. Lynchburg College locked up its ninth overall women's team title, its first league crown since 2011. Weekend host Bridgewater College lifted its 10th men's piece of hardware marking the third time in the last four years that the Eagles men have posed for the event's final photo.

April 19, 2018
Conference athletes registered several strong performances last weekend. One of venues -- Bridgewater College. The Jopson Athletic Complex will again feature ODAC competitors Friday and Saturday as Bridgewater prepares to host the 2018 ODAC Men's and Women's Outdoor Track & Field Championships. Bridgewater last welcomed the conference contingent to campus for the championship meet in 2015 with the Eagles hoisting the men's trophy and Roanoke College donning the women's crown.

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2016 ODAC Track & Field Championships News


April 23, 2016
Bridgewater College put another feather in its cap on Saturday afternoon in Lynchburg as the Eagles took home both team titles from the ODAC Outdoor Track & Field Championshps for the first time in program history. The dual victory completes a season sweep of conference crowns in 2015-16 as the Eagles add these two trophies to the pair they hoisted following the ODAC indoor championships in February.

April 22, 2016
Weather may have delayed the start of the ODAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships, but that didn't keep the athletes from shining under the lights at Lynchburg College. Bridgewater College's men own a 60-55 lead over the host Hornets in the team standings, while the conference's other set of Hornets, Shenandoah University, maintains the narrowest of leads at 59-58 over the Eagles in the women's ranks.

April 21, 2016
The ODAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships return to Lynchburg College this weekend as the Hornets open the gates of Shellenberger Field to the rest of the conference for two days of competition on Dr. Jack Toms Track. ODAC squads will compete in 40 total events (20 men, 20 women) beginning at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, April 22 and continuing on Saturday, April 23.

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2015 ODAC Track & Field Championships News


April 18, 2015
Bridgewater College made good on its bid in one repeat opportunity, adding the men's team title at the 2015 ODAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships to its crown indoors. The victory is the eighth outdoors for the Eagles. Roanoke College locked up its ODAC record 11th women's championship, the Maroons' fourth outdoor trophy.

April 17, 2015
The ODAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships return to Bridgewater College this weekend as the Eagles open the gates of Jopson Field to the rest of the conference. ODAC squads will compete in 40 total events (20 men, 20 women) beginning at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, April 17 and continuing on Saturday, April 18.

April 17, 2015
Lynchburg College thrower Kim Alfaro won two events on the first day of the ODAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships at Bridgewater College, proving to be the lone multiple-event champion among 12 finals events competed on Friday. Conference teams competed in 20 events overall despite threatening weather much of the day. Competition will continue on Saturday at Jopson Field.

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2014 ODAC Track & Field Championships News


April 19, 2014
Lynchburg and Roanoke added to their ODAC record number of outdoor track & field titles as the Hornet men and Maroon women corralled the 2014 ODAC Outdoor Track & Field Championship team crowns. The 162 points accumulated by LC translated into its 28th conference title, while the 150.33 tallies gathered by RC secured a 10th league championship. Washington and Lee's Zander Tallman and Bridgewater's Kaylee Kubisiak were named the Athletes of the Meet.

April 18, 2014
The ODAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships have proven to be as competitive an event as any in the conference over the last several years. The 2014 edition of the league's final affair is poised to fall in line as the conference's nine men's and women's track programs head to Salem, Va., and Roanoke College for competition on Friday and Saturday.

April 18, 2014
Virginia Wesleyan College sprinter Randy Lott won a pair of preliminary events and set a new meet record to highlight the first day of competition at the 2014 ODAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships hosted by Roanoke College. Bridgewater College leads the women’s team standings by five points over Lynchburg College, while LC’s men hold a 12-point edge over BC prior to continuing the championship on Saturday.

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2013 ODAC Track & Field Championships News


April 20, 2013
The Lynchburg College men's team and the Roanoke College women's squad captured the team titles at the 2013 ODAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships on Saturday evening. The Hornets won six events towards 175.5 points and a 38.833-point spread between first and second place in the standings. The Maroons Washington and Lee by topped 23.5 points on the women's side after claiming nine event victories towards 178.5 points.

April 19, 2013
Lynchburg College owns the team standings lead in both the men's and women's competitions after the first day of the 2013 ODAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships. Men's throw Greg Wilson (pictured) won both the shot put and hammer throw as part of four combined event victories for the Hornets. Day two competition begins at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday.

April 18, 2013
Washington and Lee University serves as host of the 2013 ODAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships, which are set to feature some of the country's best athletes on Friday and Saturday, April 19-20. Below is an event-by-event preview of what we could see this weekend in Lexington.

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2012 ODAC Track & Field Championships News


April 21, 2012
Roanoke's women and Lynchburg's men took home team titles at the 2012 ODAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships on Saturday afternoon. The Maroons' Carmen Graves garnered women's Athlete of the Meet honors, while Bridgewater's Luke Sohl turned the double as top athlete and ODAC Rookie of the Year on the men's side.

April 21, 2012
It was a banner day on Friday at the 2012 ODAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships as Roanoke's women and Lynchburg's men took the lead in the team standings following the first day of competition. A full day is set to begin on Dr. Jack Toms Track at Lynchburg College with teams and individuals ready to compete for titles. Click for results from the first day.

April 19, 2012
Teams from each of the eight conference schools, including Shenandoah, that sponsor outdoor track & field are set to begin the 2012 ODAC Track & Field Championships at Lynchburg College in Lynchburg, Va. Dr. Jack Toms Track will be the venue for the annual two-day affair, set to begin on Friday afternoon and continue thru Saturday evening's awards ceremony.

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2011 ODAC Track & Field Championships News


April 23, 2011
Lynchburg College claimed both the men's and women's track & field team championships on Saturday afternoon, marking the third straight ODAC outdoor track and field title for the men's team and 25th overall. The Hornet women won their first outdoor title since 2005 and their eighth overall.

April 22, 2011
Roanoke College is set to serve as host of the 2011 ODAC Track & Field Championships on Friday afternoon and Saturday. Action at Alumni Field and C. Homer Bast Track begins on Friday at 3:00 p.m. and continues on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. It all comes to a close with the awards ceremony at 6:00 p.m. Saturday evening.

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