Track and Field Announces First Recruiting Class


SALISBURY, N.C. -- Catawba College Head Cross Country and Track & Field Coach, Jason Bryan, has announced his commitments for the 2017-18 season.  This season will mark the first track and field team since 1987, when Catawba sponsored men’s outdoor track and field.  The upcoming year will mark the first time Catawba has sponsored women’s track and field or an indoor squad.

“We are very excited about getting the track and field team started next year,” said Bryan.  “This great group of student-athletes that have decided to join us have a unique situation here to be a part of history and build a great foundation for the future of the program!”
Joining Catawba for cross country and the distance track events on the women’s side will be Christin D’Amelio (Kannapolis, N.C./Brown), Amber Gale (Greensboro, N.C./N. Guilford) and Paula Sellers (Caceres,SPAIN/IES Pacheco).  Men’s runners are Ethan and Logan Bemis (Concord, N.C./NW Cabarrus), Rontrel Felton(Hope Mills, N.C./South View), Zachary Martin (Kannapolis, N.C./Brown), Kyle Rhodes (Ronda, N.C./E. Wilkes) and Austin Snide (Yorktown, Va./Grafton).

Women’s sprinters include Maddie Bohannon (Mocksville, N.C./Davie Co.), Paige Hogan (Swansboro, N.C./Swansboro), Zarea Pitts (Winston-Salem, N.C./Reynolds), Lauryn Scales (Winston-Salem, N.C./Reynolds), Taylor Marshall (Winston-Salem, N.C./Salem Academy) and Siearra Emmerson (Winston-Salem, N.C./Parkland).  Men’s sprinters are Yusef Gibson (Richmond, N.C./Richmond Sr.), Jai Morrow (Bluffton, S.C./May River), Jack Heda (Monroe, N.C./CATA) and Tom Joyce (Newcastle, England/St. Thomas More).

Competing for the women in field events will be Cicely Kendrick (Decatur, Ga./Arabia Mountain), Samiyah Rasheed (Concord, N.C./NW Cabarrus) and Jhalisa Bell (San Diego, Calif./Scripps Ranch).  Dallas Vann (Wendell, N.C./Corinth Holders) will compete in the men’s pole vault with Elijah Thomas (Mt. Airy, N.C./E. Surry) competing in the throws.

Today's Events

No events scheduled until August 24


«September 2017»
September 1

Volleyball vs. MONTEVALLO 3-2

September 2

Cross Country in CHICK-FIL-A INVITE W-2nd; M-3rd

Tennis (M) @ Belmont Abbey Individual Tourn. 

Volleyball vs. BELMONT ABBEY 1-3

Volleyball vs. CHOWAN 3-0

Soccer (M) vs. ERSKINE 1-2

September 3

Soccer (W) @ Barton 2-0

September 6

Soccer (M) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 1-3

Soccer (W) vs. LIMESTONE 1-3

September 8

Cross Country @ Lenoir-Rhyne Invite W-3rd,M-3rd

Volleyball @ Winston-Salem St. 0-3

September 9

Tennis (W) @ Wingate Individual Tourn. (Day 1) 

Tennis (M) @ Wingate Individual Tourn. (Day 1) 

Football @ VMI 27-20

Soccer (M) @ Belmont Abbey 0-4

September 10

Tennis (W) @ Wingate Individual Tourn. (Day 2) 

Tennis (M) @ Wingate Individual Tourn. (Day 2) 

Soccer (W) vs. FLAGLER 0-4

September 15

Volleyball @ Mars Hill 3-1

September 16

Volleyball vs. TUSCULUM 2-3

Soccer (M) vs. MARS HILL 0-1

Football @ UNC Pembroke 41-9

Soccer (W) vs. MARS HILL 4-0

September 18

Golf (M) @ Queens Inv. - Day 1 (Club at Irish Creek)

September 19

Golf (M) @ Queens Inv. - Day 2 (Club at Irish Creek) 11th of 16

Volleyball @ Lenoir-Rhyne 0-3

September 20

Soccer (W) @ Newberry 2-1

Soccer (M) @ Newberry 2-4

September 22

Volleyball @ Lincoln Memorial 1-3

September 23

Cross Country @ Bulldog Stampede W-5th;M-9th

Golf (W) @ Battle at Old South - Day 1 (Old South GC)

Soccer (W) @ Coker 3-0

Volleyball @ Carson-Newman 0-3

Football vs. MARS HILL 37-13

Soccer (M) @ Coker 2-1

September 24

Golf (W) @ Battle at Old South - Day 2 (Old South GC) 15th of 18

September 25

Golf (M) @ King Inv - Day 1 (CC of Bristol)

September 26

Golf (M) @ King Inv - Day 2 (CC of Bristol) 8th of 10

Tennis (W) @ Pfeiffer 9-0

Volleyball vs. ANDERSON 0-3

September 27

Tennis (M) @ Pfeiffer 7-2

Soccer (W) vs. USC AIKEN 5-0

September 29

Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 1)

Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 1)

Cross Country @ Royals Challenge W-13th;M-14th

Volleyball vs. QUEENS 0-3

September 30

Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 2) 

Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 2) 

Football @ Carson-Newman 18-31

Volleyball vs. WINGATE 0-3

Soccer (W) vs. GEORGIA COLLEGE 1-3

Soccer (M) vs. LANDER 3-6

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Soccer (M) Team Photo