2012 June

Lacey Dent ’12 Named Gatorade Female Track & Field Athlete of the Year for the 3rd Year in a Row

Posted on June 22nd, 2012

For the third consecutive year, Lacey Dent ’12 has been selected as the Gatorade Female Track & Field Athlete of the Year for the state of Alabama. “This is the most prestigious statewide selection for any high school sport that is awarded, and for her to have been chosen each of the past three years […]


Lee Gilmer ’08 Selected to the 2012 Capital One Academic All-American Team

Posted on June 22nd, 2012

Click below to read the full story of Lee Gilmer’s accomplishments. http://www.furmanpaladins.com/sports/c-track/2011-12/releases/20120621gvvbyq GREENVILLE, S.C. — Furman senior Lee Gilmer has been selected to the 2012 Capital One Academic All-American Division I Men’s Track/Cross Country Third Team, as announced today by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).  Gilmer becomes only the second Paladin in […]


John Brigham ’04 Featured in the Press-Register for finishing 71st overall in the Boston Marathon

Posted on June 21st, 2012

http://blog.al.com/pr-community-news/2012/06/local_runners_beat_heat_at_bos.html MOBILE, Alabama — The 2012 Boston Marathon was a race to remember for a number of southwest Alabama runners. For one thing, running in such a prestigious race was a chance of a lifetime. For another, this year the race was run in extremely hot temperatures. It was so hot, in fact, that last […]