2014-15 Men's Track & Field News
January 24, 2015
Another Successful Day on the Track for UMBC at the Metro Team Challenge
The UMBC track and field teams had a stellar showing at the Metro Team Challenge on Friday. Several Retrievers placed in the top five of their respective events.
January 22, 2015
New York State of Mind: Retrievers Head to the Big Apple for Metro Team Challenge
The UMBC track and field team heads to New York, N.Y. to take part in the Metro Team Challenge on Friday. Several Retrievers have qualified for ECAC/IC4A competition, as new school records fell last weekend.
January 21, 2015
Izudin Mehmedovic to be Inducted into UMBC Athletics Hall of Fame
Izudin “Izzy” Mehmedovic has been named as one of six former Retriever student-athletes that will be inducted into the UMBC Athletics Hall of Fame on Saturday, Jan. 31. A dinner and subsequent ceremony will take place, beginning at 6 p.m., at the Westin BWI Airport Hotel.
January 17, 2015
Several Retrievers Hit ECAC/IC4A Qualifying Marks at Terrapin Invitational
The UMBC men's and women's track and field teams took to Landover to compete in the Terrapin Invitational. Several Retrievers qualified for ECAC/IC4A competition on the day.
January 16, 2015
UMBC Travels to Maryland to Take Part in Terrapin Invitational This Weekend
The UMBC track and field team heads to College Park to take part in the Terrapin Invitational this Saturday. The Retrievers are coming off solid performances at the Penn State Relays, as they gear up toward the America East Championships.
January 10, 2015
Jackson and Omar Pace UMBC at Penn State Relays
Several Retrievers earn first place finishes, as the UMBC track and field squads have a strong showing at the Penn State Relays.
January 7, 2015
UMBC Returns to the track at the Penn State Relays on Saturday
The UMBC track and field team will head to Happy Valley to take part in the Penn State Relays on Saturday. The Retrievers will be a part of the 16 team field at the Ashenfelter III Indoor Track on the campus of Penn State University.
December 6, 2014
UMBC Has Strong Showing at Bison Opener
The UMBC track and field team opened the season at the Bison Opener on Saturday. Several Retrievers took home first place finishes, with many of them earning school and facilities records.
December 5, 2014
UMBC Track and Field Opens the Indoor Season at Bison Opener
The 2014-15 indoor track and field season will open up at the Bison Opener, hosted by Bucknell University this weekend. UMBC will look to improve upon their fifth place finishes on both the men’s and women’s sides.
August 11, 2014
UMBC’s Adantor Registers National Record at African Championships
UMBC track and field fifth-year senior Yao Adantor (Laurel, Md./Reservoir/Morgan St./Maryland) represented his home country of Togo in the African Championships on Sunday, Aug. 10 and broke a national record in the shot put with a throw of 16.33m.