2016-17 News

  • Gass and Owens Earn National Academic Honors
    August 01, 2017
    Seniors Matthew Gass and Armond Owens were honored this week for academic accomplishment with selection to the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic Team as announced on the association website.
  • Matthew Gass Named Landmark’s Senior Scholar Athlete
    May 24, 2017
    Senior Matthew Gass combined both his athletic skill in the 200 and 400-meter dash races and his academic excellence with selection at the 2017 Landmark Conference Men’s Track and Field Senior Scholar Athlete of the Year Award as announced by the conference office Wednesday.
  • Two Freshmen Earn All-Region Honors
    May 22, 2017
    Freshmen Robert Marks and Chris Petraskie have been honored with selection to the All-Region team for the Mideast Region as announced by the US Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Monday.
  • Gass and Petraskie Named First Team All-Landmark
    May 10, 2017
    Senior Matthew Gass and freshman Chris Petraskie each won individual event titles at the Landmark Conference Championships held May 6-7 at Moravian College and as a result earned First Team All-Landmark Conference honors as the squads were announced Wednesday by the conference office.
  • Matthew Gass Named Co-Track Athlete of the Year
    May 07, 2017
    Senior Matthew Gass won the 200-meter dash with a time of 22.68 and placed third in the 400-meter race with a time of 49.03 and was voted by the conference coaches as the co-Track Athlete of the Year Sunday afternoon at the Landmark Conference Championship meet at Moravian College In Bethlehem.
  • Petraskie Wins Long Jump Title at Landmark Championships
    May 06, 2017
    Freshman Chris Petraskie won the long jump for the Susquehanna University Men's Track and Field team Saturday as the River Hawks competed at the Landmark Conference Championship meet Saturday afternoon at Moravian College in Bethlehem.
  • Gass Leads Men's Track at Paul Kaiser Meet
    April 29, 2017
    Senior Matthew Gass finished sixth in the 400m race and helped the 4x400m relay place seventh for the Susquehanna University Men's Track and Field team Saturday at the annual Paul Kaiser Meet at Shippensburg University.
  • Armond Owens Named Landmark Athlete of the Week
    April 24, 2017
    Senior Armond Owens nearly equaled his career best time in the 100-meter dash Saturday at the Misericordia Invitational and has been recognized as the Landmark Conference Men’s Track and Field Track Athlete of the Week as announced by the conference office Monday.
  • Men’s Track and Field Has Three Champions at Misericordia
    April 22, 2017
    Armond Owens, Ciaran Fisher and Matthew Gass all captured first place finishes Saturday afternoon as the Susquehanna University Men’s Track and Field team placed second at the Misericordia College Invitational.
  • Robert Marks Named Field Athlete of the Week
    April 17, 2017
    Freshman javelin thrower Robert Marks finished fifth at the Bison Open Meet over the weekend at Bucknell University and has been named the Landmark Conference Men's Field Athlete of the Week for the week ending April 16.
  • Matthew Gass Records a Personal Best in the 400
    April 15, 2017
    Senior Matthew Gass raced to a ninth place finish with a personal best time of 48.80 in the 400-meter dash Saturday for the Susquehanna University Men’s Track and Field team at the Bison Invitational at Bucknell University. The finish was one of two top-20 finishes for Gass who also took 19th in the 200-meter race with a time of 22.55 seconds.
  • Track and Field has Seven Top-10 Finishes at Millersville
    April 01, 2017
    Chris Petraskie recorded a two of the seven top-10 finishes for the Susquehanna University Men's Track and Field team Saturday as the River Hawks placed 12th as a team at the 35th Annual Millersville Metrics Meet at Biemesderfer Stadium in Millersville.
  • Freshman Earns the Landmark Field Athlete of the Week
    March 27, 2017
    Robert Marks has been named the Landmark Conference Men’s Field Athlete of the Week for winning the javelin throw at the 33rd Annual Jim Taylor Invitational Saturday in Selinsgrove as announced by conference office Monday.
  • Marks, Petraskie, Brown and Gass Post Top-5 Finishes
    March 25, 2017
    In a very competitive field of Division I, II and III athletes at the 33rd Annual Jim Taylor Invitational Outdoor Track and Field meet Saturday in Selinsgrove, the quartet of Susquehanna University athletes posted impressive top-five finishes in their respective events.
  • Men’s Track and Field Picked Second in Preseason Poll
    March 09, 2017
    The Susquehanna University Men’s Track and Field team has been picked to finish second in the annual Landmark Conference Preseason poll released this week but the conference office. The poll is based on votes from each of the conference’s head coaches.
  • Gass and Petraskie Named All-Region Honors
    March 08, 2017
    Senior Matthew Gass and freshman Chris Petraskie represented the Susquehanna University Men’s Track and Field team on the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Region team as announced on the organization’s website this week.
  • Matthew Gass Breaks His Own School Record in Last Chance
    March 04, 2017
    Matthew Gass raced to a second place finish in the 200 meter dash as he lowered his own school record in the event to 22.26 seconds and also placed third in the 400 meters Saturday afternoon at the Roanoke College Last Chance meet in Virginia.
  • Men's Track and Field Earns Seven All-Landmark Selections
    March 02, 2017
    The Susquehanna University Men’s Track and Field team earned two Landmark Conference Individual Awards and seven All-Landmark selections for the 2016-17 indoor season after its performance at the Landmark Championships this past weekend at Susquehanna University. Chris Pestraskie was able to bring home the Men’s Field Athlete of the Year while Matthew Gass brought home the Men’s Co-Track Athlete of the Year.
  • Men’s Track & Field Breaks Records at Landmark Championships
    February 25, 2017
    Chris Petraskie broke the meet and conference record in the high jump while Matthew Gass broke the meet and conference records in the 200m dash Saturday leading the Susquehanna University Men’s Track and Field team to a second place finish in the 2017 Landmark Conference Championship meet at the James W. Garrett Sports Complex in Selinsgrove.
  • Matthew Gass Named Male Track Athlete of the Week
    February 20, 2017
    Senior Matthew Gass had a pair of victories Saturday at the SU Invitational and has been named the Landmark Conference Male Track Athlete of the Week.
  • Matt Gass Leads Men's Track & Field with a Pair of Wins
    February 18, 2017
    Senior Matt Gass continued to dominate for the Susquehanna University Men's Track & Field team Saturday winning both the 200 and 400-meter races to lead the River Hawks in the non-team scoring SU Invitational in the James Garrett Sports Complex in Selinsgrove.
  • Matthew Gass Captures a First and Second at the DuCharme Meet
    February 11, 2017
    Senior Matthew Gass finished first in the 200-meter race and was second in the 55-meter dash leading the Susquehanna University Men’s Track and Field team to a sixth place finish Saturday at the DuCharme Invitational meet at Dickinson College.
  • Men’s Track and Field Earns 13 Top-10 Finishes at SU Challenge
    February 03, 2017
    Chris Petraskie and Matthew Gass each had first place finishes and the Susquehanna University Men’s Track and Field team recorded 13 top-10 finishes at the SU Challenge Friday night in the James Garrett Sports Center in Selinsgrove.
  • Chris Petraskie Earns the Landmark Field Athlete of the Week
    January 30, 2017
    In just two weeks with the Susquehanna University, transfer Chris Petraskie has placed in the top-three in the high jump twice and has now earned the Landmark Conference Male Field Athlete of the Week.
  • Chris Petraskie Places Second at Bucknell in the High Jump
    January 28, 2017
    Freshman Chris Petraskie cleared a height of six feet, four and one quarter inches to tie for second place and was the highest place finisher on the day for the Susquehanna University Men’s Indoor Track and Field team at the very competitive 19th Annual Bison Open Friday and Saturday at Bucknell University.
  • Men’s Track and Field Posts Strong Performances at Orange and Maroon
    January 21, 2017
    The coaching staff for men’s track and field at Susquehanna University was happy with the outcome from the first meet after the winter break as the River Hawks posted several strong performances in the non-team scoring Orange and Maroon Invitational Saturday in the James W. Garrett Sports Complex in Selinsgrove.
  • Men's Track and Field Picked Third in Preseason Poll
    December 08, 2016
    The Susquehanna men's indoor track & field team has been voted to finish third in the 2016 Landmark Conference Preseason Poll.
  • Gass and Kaschk Named Landmark Athletes of the Week
    December 05, 2016
    Susquehanna runners Matt Gass and Amy Kaschk swept the Landmark Conference Athlete of the Week Honors with their performance in last weekend’s River Hawk Opener.
  • Men’s Track & Field Opens 2016-17 Season
    December 03, 2016
    The Susquehanna men’s track and field team officially opened its 2016-17 season by hosting the first-ever River Hawks Opener on Saturday.