The Athletics Department Team That Bolsters All Sports Teams, With Alaina Smith Walker – Podcast
Sports is a pathway to success, not an end unto itself. Assistant Director for Internal Operations Alaina Smith Walker oversees eligibility and compliance for our Athletics department, as well getting students to step up their game on a social and academic level with the Student Athlete Association and the More Than An Athlete program. The ultimate goal is to prepare students for Life after Life U, how they can take the principles from the court, field and classroom to empower their best lives.
Balancing Coaching Career Goals and Personal Well-Being, with Tommy Stucky – Podcast
If you have recently been actively engaged with Life University Athletics, chances are you are well acquainted with Tommy Stucky, Director of Student Athlete Performance. Stucky has coached comprehensive strength and conditioning to athletes of many levels and countless sports, constantly adapting strategies to support students to play, feel and perform their best. Stucky gets real about the challenges of making a career as an athletic coach and how he has sought to strike a balance.
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’S DR. JANA HOLWICK ELECTED AS ACADEMIC/EDUCATION MEMBER OF ACAHM
May 20, 2022- Life University’s (Life U’s) Jana Holwick, Ph.D. was recently elected as an Academic/Education member of the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine (ACAHM).
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.