MEAC / Spartan Women

Bissah wins 3rd MEAC Outstanding Female Track Athlete of the Year award

by Siera Jones Running has always been one of Martha Bissah’s greatest joys, but she views track and field as more than just a sport. To the Norfolk State middle-distance runner, her running ability has brought her education and opportunity, as well as joy, and will remain a central piece of her life long after … Continue reading

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Spartans continue to make strides in latest NCAA APR report
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Spartans continue to make strides in latest NCAA APR report

NORFOLK, Va. – The NCAA released its latest Academic Progress Rate figures Wednesday, April 20, and the report shows that the Norfolk State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics continues to make significant improvements with student-athlete retention and graduation. The latest set of figures include data through the 2014-15 academic year. All NSU athletic programs scored … Continue reading

MEAC / Spartan Women / Sports

Upperclass trio shines for Spartan Women at Penn State

  UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – A trio of veterans who all registered season-best performances led the way for the Norfolk State women’s track and field team over the weekend at the Penn State National meet. Senior Kaydianne McKenzie set an indoor PR in the triple jump, senior Brittney McCants excelled in the 60 and 200 meters, and junior Kiara Howell posted a … Continue reading