The Horizon League announced on Wednesday that 10 UIC student-athletes garnered Academic All-League recognition for the 2014 spring semester. Softball led the way with three honorees, while baseball and women's tennis earned two apiece. Men's and women's track and field and men's tennis grabbed one laurel each.
Seyi Ogunleye took home top honors in the triple jump at the Horizon League Championships with a mark of 14.49 meters. Teammates Richmond Richter and Jordan Banks followed with second and third-place finishes, recording marks of 14.06 meters and 13.83 meters, respectively.
The 2014 UIC men's and women's cross country schedule was released on Thursday morning by head coach Jim Knoedel. The UIC Home Opener will kick off the 2014 campaign, which is set for Saturday, August 30 at 10 am CT. The Flames will be hosting the event at Lewis University in Romeoville, Ill.
Select student-athletes from the UIC men's and women's track & field teams competed in the Dr. Gregory Invitational Saturday evening. This meet was the conclusion of the Flames 2014 outdoor season.
The men's and women's track and field teams will travel to Naperville, Ill., to participate in the Dr. Gregory Invitational Thursday and Friday, May 15-16. The two-day meet will act as the final qualifier meet for the 2014 NCAA Regional Meet.
The men's and women's track & field teams completed competition at the Dr. Keeler Invitational at North Central University Saturday evening.