Tag: Duke

Clark, Banks earn first-team All-American honors to cap off Duke track and field careers at NCAA championship

Although Duke came up short in the final team standings, several Blue Devils earned All-American honors in their last meet of the 2016 season. Seniors Megan Clark and Anima Banks, graduate student Shaun Thompson and sophomore Madison Heath captured All-American honors as the 24th-seeded Duke women finished tied for 37th overall…

Clark Sets Duke Pole Vault Record Again

NORWALK, Calif. – For the second straight day, a Duke school record fell at the Mt. Sac Relays in Norwalk, Calif. After graduate student Shaun Thompson broke the school record in the men’s 10,000 Thursday, senior Megan Clark cleared 14-11.00 (4.55m) in the pole vault Friday to break the program’s…

Duke Adds Eight to 2016-17 Recruiting Class

DURHAM, N.C. – The Duke track & field and cross country teams received eight commitments from student-athletes from across the nation this past week. In what is shaping up to be a talented and balanced class, the Blue Devils received National Letters of Intent from Brittany Aveni (women’s middle distance),…