Post by aggierattler on Jun 11, 2021 10:00:46 GMT -5
Can North Carolina A&T win it all?
Forecasters predict a top ten finish for NCAT, can the Aggies push higher?
By Lut Williams HBCU Gameday Posted on June 9, 2021
The last time the NCAA Div. I Outdoor Track & Field Championships were held, in 2019, both the North Carolina A&T men and women finished with 19 total points. Riding good performances in the sprints, the previous totals were enough for the men to finish in a tie for 15th while the ladies finished alone in 15th.
While the outcomes were surprising to some and the best ever for HBCUs at the event, North Carolina A&T Director of Track and Field programs Duane Ross said they were perhaps their worst performances of the season. Riding the wings of dynamic sprinter Christopher Belcher, Ross’s 2017 NC A&T squad had the best HBCU men’s finish before 2019...
Post by oleschoolaggie on Jun 11, 2021 11:38:38 GMT -5
man, we've been getting "big time" publicity during the tv coverage. those commentaries about a&t should be used as a "recruiting tool". some of the really positive comments about coach ross and our program in the midst of those "power 5" schools downright gave me "goose bumps"...