In response to concerns regarding COVID-19 in the Anderson University community, the Anderson University athletics department has cancelled all athletic events and practice for the remainder of the spring season.
Alphonso Blackwell is a member of the football and men’s track and field teams. In football, Blackwell started on the offensive line during his junior and senior seasons. Blackwell contributed to the throws team in track and field.
Eighteen Anderson University student-athletes were recognized with Tom Bohlsen academic all-Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) honors for the winter 2019-20 season, which was announced by the conference on Tuesday.
CARMEL, Ind. – The Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) continues to closely monitor the spread of COVID-19 and its impact on our member institutions' campus operations. The health and safety of our student-athletes is our highest priority. With the decision of many of our member institutions to extend spring break periods, have students return to their homes, and/or shift to online learning environments, the HCAC Presidents Council, at the direction of the HCAC Commissioner and in consultation with the HCAC Administrative Council has implemented the following policy:
Anderson University women’s track and field standout Mariah Murray garnered United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Great Lakes All-Region honors for indoor track and field, which was announced by the USTFCCCA on Monday.
Anderson University is officially announcing esports as a part of its athletics program. The program will become a member of the National Association of Collegiate Esports (NACE) and the teams will begin competing in the fall of 2020. Esports, short for electronic sports, is a form of sport competition using video games. It usually takes the form of organized, multiplayer video game competitions individually or as teams.
Anderson University men’s basketball standout Maurice Knight was tabbed the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) Defensive Player of the Year, which was announced by the conference on Wednesday.
The Anderson University men’s track and field team put together a 4,000-meter distance medley relay team of Clayton Wilson, Kaid Hutchinson, Kaleb Gucinski and Ian Leatherman, which secured first place with a time of 11 minutes, 9.38 seconds during Saturday’s Fred Wilt Invitational in Kardatzke Wellness Center.