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  • Yon Earns All-American In The Discus Throw
    May 26, 2018
    La Crosse, WI- Cameron Yon earned All-American honors at the NCAA Division III Championships in the Discus Throw, by taking seventh place in the Discus Throw, tossing the discus 51.35 Meters. Jalil Clayton and Alex White also took part in the Championship, competing in the 110 Meter Hurdles, 400 Meter Hurdles and Long Jump. .
  • Lions Send Five To Nationals
    May 21, 2018
    Harrisburg, Pa.- The Penn State Harrisburg Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams are sending five athletes to participate in the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships on May 24-26 in Spire, Ohio. On the Women’s side Sarah Lehman will take part in the Long Jump and Triple Jump, and Rae Rae Taylor will compete in the Heptathlon. For the Men’s team, Cameron Yon qualified in the Discus Throw, Jalil Clayton qualified in the 110 Meter Hurdles and 400 Meter Hurdles, and Alex White qualified in the Long Jump.
  • Lions Take 3rd At ECAC Championships
    May 17, 2018
    Baltimore, MD- Penn State Harrisburg Men’s Track & Field team took 3rd out of 28 teams at the ECAC Championships hosted by Johns Hopkins. Jalil Clayton picked up a pair of ECAC Championships in the 110 Meter Hurdles and 400 Meter Hurdles. Cameron Yon picked up the ECAC Championship in the Discus Throw and Alex White won the ECAC Championship in the High Jump. Finally Daniel Parker won the ECAC Championship in the Javelin Throw.
  • Clayton Named First Team All-CAC; Rebarchak and Yon Earn Second Team Honors
    May 15, 2018
    Harrisburg, Pa- Penn State Harrisburg junior Jalil Clayton earned first team honors in the 400 hurdles. Second-team performers for the Lions were junior Cameron Yon in the discus and sophomore Joseph Rebarchak in the javelin. Yon claimed All-CAC honors in the discus for the third straight season, while Rebarchak was a repeat All-CAC honoree in the javelin.
  • Lions Win 4 Individual Championships
    May 05, 2018
    Salisbury, MD.- Penn State Harrisburg Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams had very successful outing in the CAC Championships held at Salisbury University. The Men’s team finished sixth with a team score of 56 Points. The Women’s team scored 52 Points which earned them a seventh place finish. Rae Taylor, Sarah Lehman, and Jalil Clayton each won CAC Championships in various events. All together fifteen different Lions scored points in the championships.
  • Lions Off To Great Start At CAC Outdoor Championships
    May 04, 2018
    Salisbury, MD.- Penn State Harrisburg Men’s and Women’s Track & Field are off to an excellent start in day one of the 2018 CAC Outdoor Conference Championships. Rae Rae Taylor picked up CAC championship in the Long Jump and Javelin Throw. Joseph Rebarchak picked up a second place finish in the Javelin and Sarah Lehman finished second in the Long Jump. Alex White and Cameron Yon also scored team points in the Long Jump and Hammer Throw respectively.
  • White Named CAC Athlete Of The Week
    May 01, 2018
    Penn State Harrisburg sophomore Alex White was selected as the CAC Field Athlete of the Week after setting a new CAC record in the long jump at the Paul Kaiser Classic. White jumped to a mark of 7.25 meters, breaking the previous CAC record of 7.25 meters set by York's Phil Cavaluchi in 2013. His jump ranks ninth in Division III so far this spring. 
  • Lions Set For CAC Championships
    April 30, 2018
    Harrisburg, Pa.- Penn State Harrisburg Men’s Track & Field team is preparing to compete in the CAC championships this Friday and Saturday May 4th and 5th at Salisbury University. The Lions have had an outstanding season, highlighted by having athletes ranked in the top 35 in six events.
  • Yon Repeats As CAC Athlete Of The Week
    April 18, 2018
    Penn State Harrisburg junior Cameron Yon claimed CAC Field Athlete of the Week honors for the second straight week after breaking the CAC record in the discus with the top throw in Division III this season. Competing at the Bison Outdoor Classic, Yon registered a mark of 55.83 meters in the discus throw, breaking the previous CAC record of 54.79 meters set by Mary Washington's James Eberhardt in 2005. His mark is tops in Division III by nearly six feet.  
  • Yon Records Top NCAA Division III Discus Throw
    April 15, 2018
    Lewisburg, Pa- Penn State Harrisburg Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams had another great showing at the Bison Outdoor Classic. Cameron Yon Discus Throw of 55.83 Meters, which places him first in all of Division III so far this season.
  • Yon Name CAC Athlete Of The Week
    April 12, 2018
    Penn State Harrisburg junior Cameron Yon received CAC Field Athlete of the Week honors after posting the fourth-best mark in Division III in the discus at the Millersville Metrics on Saturday. Yon delivered a throw of 51.56 meters, which ranks atop the CAC and fourth nationally this spring. His effort earned him second place in the event, defeating several Division II competitors.
  • Lions Find Early Season Success At Jim Taylor Invitational
    March 31, 2018
    Penn State Harrisburg opened its 2018 Outdoor Men’s and Women’s Track & Field season at the Jim Taylor Invitational at Susquehanna University on March 31st. The Lions got off to a strong start having several athletes break school records and produce times and distance good enough to qualify for championships later in the season.
  • Lions Take 5th out of 32 in ECAC Championships
    March 05, 2018
    New York, NY - Penn State Harrisburg Men's Track & Field team placed 5th out of 32 teams at the 2017-18 Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Indoor Track & Field Championships hosted at the New York City Armory.  Harrisburg was led by Jalil Clayton and Alex White who both claimed first place finishes in their respective events.  The Lions recorded 47 team points in the ECAC Championships.
  • Men's And Women's Track & Field Teams Prepare For ECAC Championships
    February 28, 2018
    Harrisburg, Pa- Penn State Harrisburg’s Men’s and Women’s Track & Field team are sending nine athletes to the ECAC Championship in New York City on March 2nd and 3rd in hopes of improving their position nationally. To qualify for the NCAA Men’s Championship, an athlete needs to hold a top 15 time or distance and for the Women’s Championship, they need to hold a top 17 time or distance.
  • 68 Student-Athletes Make Fall Dean's List
    February 26, 2018
    Harrisburg, Pa - Penn State Harrisburg wants to recognize its outstanding Student-Athletes who are excelling in the class room and on the field. This fall across all 17 of the Intercollegiate Teams, 68 Student-Athletes earned a 3.5 GPA or higher, placing them on the Fall Deans List. Congratulation to the following Student-Athletes: 
  • Harrisburg Places 5th at CAC Indoor Championship
    February 17, 2018
    Newport News, Va- Penn State Harrisburg Men's Track & Field team tied for 5th place at the 2017-18 CAC Indoor Track & Field Championships. The Blue & White were lead by Jalil Clayton who scored team points in six events. The Lions recorded 58 team points in the Championships.
  • Lions Prepare For CAC Championships
    February 16, 2018
    Newport News, Va- Penn State Harrisburg’s Men’s Track & Field will travel to Christopher Newport this weekend to compete in the CAC Championships. The Lions have seven athletes seeded in the top 4 entering this weekend’s championships.
  • Watch and Follow The Women's Indoor Track and Field CAC Championships
    February 16, 2018
    The Capital Athletic Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships are being held Friday and Saturday February 16-17. Penn State Harrisburg is in a great position in many events and will likely come home with a few individual titles. Check out the tournament Central Page for details, video, and live stats of the CAC Championship.
  • Lions Have Strong Showing At S.U. Challenge
    February 03, 2018
    Penn State Harrisburg’s Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams continued their strong 2017-18 campaign by participating in the S.U. Challenge. Facing a mix of CAC foes and Division I & II competition, the Lions showcased their abilities on the track and in the field breaking five school records along the way.
  • Clayton, Taylor Shine At 20th Annual Bison Open
    January 27, 2018
    Penn State Harrisburg’s Men’s and Women’s Track Teams traveled to Bucknell University take compete against athletes from all levels of collegiate competition. Pushed by the excellent level of their fellow athletes, the Lions earn of their best time and distances of the season.
  • Yon Sets Two School Records at Orange & Maroon Classic
    January 19, 2018
    Penn State Harrisburg Men’s Track & Field team returned to Susquehanna University to participate in the Orange & Maroon Classic. Competing against CAC foes Frostburg St and York as well as several local Division III opponents brought out the best out in the Lions.
  • Lions See Improvement at Spartan Track & Field Invitational
    January 12, 2018
    Sparkill, NY- Penn State Harrisburg competed against tough competition at the Spartan Track & Field Invitational, but reaped the rewards as several athletes improved on their top times and distances.
  • Harrisburg Has Strong Showing At River Hawk Opener
    December 01, 2017
    Selinsgrove, Pa- The Penn State Harrisburg Men’s Track and Field team got its season off on promising note with a strong showing at the River Hawk Opener. The Lions set several school records and saw multiple athletes’ post times and distances that will qualify them for the CAC and ECAC Championships.