Celebrating Athletics with Jayme Pendergast and Ashley Flavin- Podcast
Our podcast this week highlights two heavy hitters in our Life U Athletics department, Director of Athletics Jayme Pendergast and Women’s Wrestling Head Coach Ashley Flavin.
LIFE UNIVERSITY WOMEN’S WRESTLER SIGNS DEAL FOR WWE’S NEXT IN LINE PROGRAM
Stamford, Connecticut– January 26, 2023 – WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment) revealed its third class of 15 collegiate athletes into its acclaimed Next in Line program, including Life University (Life U) women’s wrestler Peyton Prussin.
LIFE UNIVERSITY TRACK AND FIELD ATHLETE BREAKS NATIONAL RECORD
January 26, 2023 – Life University (Life U) is proud to have many world-class athletes on their roster and to celebrate their victories, such as C.J Allen’s recent setting of a new American record at the American Track League Pro Puma Classic meet held at University of Iowa this past Friday and Saturday, January 20-21, 2023.
LIFE UNIVERSITY MEN’S RUGBY WINS R7CC CHAMPIONSHIP OVER LINDENWOOD
May 16, 2022- It was an exciting finish to a thrilling weekend of athleticism for the Life University (Life U) Men’s Rugby team as they captured their first sevens championship in more than a decade at the USA Rugby 7s Collegiate Championships in Fifth Third Bank this Sunday afternoon.
LIFE U HEAD MEN’S WRESTLING COACH OMI ACOSTA LEADS HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLING CAMP IN TEXAS
May 3, 2022- Life U Men’s Wrestling Coach Omi Acosta recently made the long journey westward to Texas to host a Saturday wrestling camp at Huntsville High School for eager student wrestlers from across the state.
ONE TO WATCH – FUTURE LIFE U WRESTLER SYDNEY SULLENS NAMED BLITZ GIRLS WRESTLER OF THE YEAR
March 30, 2022 – Life University (Life U) is excited to welcome Sidney Sullens from White County High School to compete with the Life U Women’s Wrestling team this fall. Sullens signed her letter of intent to become a Life U Running Eagle earlier this month, and she will study Business Administration.
LIFE U CLAIMS FOURTH PLACE AT NAIA WOMEN’S WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIP
March 16, 2022 – Peyton Prussin earned her second-straight title, and six other Running Eagles earned All-American honors as the Life University Women’s Wrestling team fought through adversity to take fourth place with 155.5 team points at the NAIA National Invitational this weekend.
LIFE UNIVERSITY EARNS PAIR OF TITLES AT NAIA INDOOR TRACK AND FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS
March 14, 2022 – The Life University (Life U) Men’s and Women’s Track and Field teams performed well at the NAIA Indoor Championships this past weekend as both teams recorded a title in an event and finished fifth overall. The women’s team claimed 33 team points, while the men’s team earned 28 points.
LIFE UNIVERSITY MEN’S WRESTLING CAPTURES SECOND CONSECUTIVE MSC SOUTH DIVISION TOURNAMENT TITLE
February 22, 2022 – For the second consecutive season, the Life University (Life U) Men’s Wrestling team captured the MSC South-Division Tournament Title over the weekend that was hosted by Southeastern University.
LIFE U ATHLETICS HONORS 2022 HALL OF FAME CLASS
February 10, 2022 – Life University (Life U) Athletic Department honored the three members of the 2022 Athletics Hall of Fame in Billy Lewis (Men’s Basketball), Pablo Nassar (Men’s Soccer) and the 1997 Men’s Basketball Team last weekend with a banquet and recognition at halftime of a men’s basketball game.