OGDEN, Utah – The Big Sky Conference office announced the Big Sky Winter All-Academic team on Thursday with 34 Northern Arizona student-athletes from men’s and women’s basketball and men’s and women’s indoor track & field being honored for their work in the classroom and in competition.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona football senior Patrick Baldenegro and women’s basketball senior Rene Coggins were honored as the Golden Eagle Scholar Athletes of the Year on Tuesday during the 39th annual Golden Eagle Awards luncheon. A total of 190 student-athletes across all 15 of NAU’s athletic programs were honored at the High Country Conference Center.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University and Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics Dr. Lisa Campos are proud to announce the 2017 NAU Athletics Hall of Fame Class comprised of the second round FCS playoff 2003 football team, four-time women’s soccer Big Sky All-Conference and All-Academic honoree Kristi Andreassen, track superstar and All-American wide receiver Michael Haynes, and two-time men’s basketball All-Big Sky and regular season MVP Andrew Mavis.
Most people don’t have their own nutritionist to go shopping with them, but on Tuesday, over 30 student-athletes had this opportunity as they gathered at Sprouts Farmer’s Market to participate in one of the Life Skills workshops regarding healthy eating on a budget.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The 17th Annual Lumberjack Golf Classic – hosted by the Lumberjack Athletic Association – is slated to tee off on Saturday, April 29th at the Continental Golf Club in Flagstaff. The tournament invites all Lumberjack supporters to enjoy a round of golf, while offering the opportunity to interact with Northern Arizona University coaches and student-athletes and support the mission of the Lumberjack Athletic Association. All proceeds from this event will go towards supporting the Northern Arizona University Student-Athlete Scholarship Fund.
OGDEN, Utah – Forty Northern Arizona student-athletes from football, volleyball, soccer, and men’s and women’s cross country were named to the Big Sky Fall All-Academic team announced today by the league office.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – On a day that honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the Northern Arizona Athletics Department participated in its annual community service project by volunteering with several organizations around town.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – While the NAU Athletics Department strives to inspire the greater Northern Arizona region, the Lumberjacks first and foremost aim to make a difference right here in Flagstaff. Within a community that continues to back the 'Jacks, it is only right that NAU Athletics gives back to a town that is not only home to former Lumberjacks, but future generations as well.
There’s no need to look very far when you’re looking for an up-and-coming influential leader in college athletics. For Dr. Lisa Campos, her arrival at Northern Arizona University in the spring of 2012 was the spark Lumberjack Country needed.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University will hold its fall commencement ceremonies today in the Walkup Skydome and as part of the newest group of alumni, 17 Lumberjack student-athletes will officially earn their degrees.
OGDEN, Utah – For the second straight year, the Big Sky Conference Men’s and Women’s Basketball Championships will be held in Reno, Nev. and tickets for the 2017 installment are now available for fans to purchase.
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Northern Arizona University’s NCAA Graduation Success Rate of 84 leads the Big Sky Conference, according to a national report released Tuesday. The NCAA developed the GSR for Division I institutions in 2002 in response to college and university presidents who wanted more accurate graduation data. NAU’s rate is the second-highest in the state of Arizona amongst the Regent institutions.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona men’s and women’s basketball programs participated in the Big Sky Conference’s first Digital Media Day on Thursday. Head coach Jack Murphy and senior forward Ako Kaluna represented the men’s team, while interim head coach Robyne Bostick and senior guard Rene Coggins represented the women’s team.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Greeting the newest wave of Lumberjacks upon arrival at Northern Arizona University, NAU Athletics once again partnered with the university in the annual Welcome Back Jacks. With boxes of items ranging from clothes to snacks, the NAU class of 2020 arrived on campus in mass and the Lumberjack student-athletes were ready to aid in any way possible.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Brand new to Northern Arizona University Athletics this academic year is Lumberjack Loyalty presented by One AZ Credit Union. Through a contract secured with SuperfanU, Lumberjack Loyalty is a Rewards App for students at all NAU Athletics events. The app is officially live NOW and available for download on Android and iPhone platforms for current NAU students and is completely FREE.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Northern Arizona University Athletics and Advanced-Online have partnered to create an online store for Lumberjack fans. The new site, Louie’s Locker, will have tees, sweats, bags, hats, mugs and hundreds of other NAU branded merchandise for sale through the online store.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Northern Arizona University Athletics Department has once again made community service a vital part of the Lumberjack experience. NAU student-athletes and staff continue to make their imprint in the Flagstaff community and beyond as the athletes have performed a record 5,428 hours of total community service hours breaking last year’s mark of 5,327. In addition, the Lumberjack staff registered 1,115 community service hours to make it a department-wide effort.
OGDEN, Utah – Thirty-three members of the Northern Arizona men's and women's outdoor track & field, men’s and women’s tennis, and women’s golf teams were named to the 2016 Big Sky Spring All-Academic Team, announced today by the conference office.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – During the month of June, the Northern Arizona University Athletics Department will be conducting its annual NAU Coaches Caravan tour to spread the Lumberjack spirit through the state of Arizona and California. The caravan will make its first stop in Tucson on Tuesday, June 28 before making stops in Yuma, San Diego, and Phoenix.
OGDEN, Utah – The Northern Arizona men have captured the Big Sky Men’s All-Sports Trophy for the third consecutive year, while the Lumberjack women narrowly missed capturing the crown by two points; the league office announced today.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona Athletics Department will have 44 student-athletes participate in the Spring 2016 commencement ceremonies this weekend in the Walkup Skydome. The Lumberjack student-athlete graduates will be among nearly 5,000 NAU students receiving their diplomas and brings the department total to 58 graduates this academic year including the 14 who participated in the Fall 2015 ceremonies.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The stars aligned on Monday night for the third annual Louie's Awards hosted by the Northern Arizona University Student-Athlete Advisory Committee. During a fun night for all in attendance, student-athletes, coaches, staff and administration all gathered at the Prochnow Auditorium to look back and revel in yet another outstanding academic year.
OGDEN, Utah – Thirty-eight members of the Northern Arizona men's and women's basketball and men's and women's indoor track & field teams were named to the 2016 Big Sky Winter All-Academic Team, announced today by the conference office.
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Academic excellence remains a high priority for the Northern Arizona University Athletics Department, as student-athletes continue to strive for academic excellence culminating in graduation, the latest annual multi-year data has been released by the NCAA.