Mile News Tagged Samford


Samford track star Karisa Nelson wins school’s first-ever national championship

March 16, 2017

"When I came to Samford, I didn't necessarily come for track. I picked the school that was going to be best for me."

By Cheryl Wray, AL.com

Samford junior track standout Karisa Nelson captured her school's first-ever national championship after running a thrilling Mile at the recent NCAA...

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Samford’s Karisa Nelson finds footing as one of nation’s elite

March 10, 2017

Junior seeded 13th in Mile for weekend's NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships: “I want to win a national championship title before I graduate. Then after I graduate I want to run professionally, and of course, every pro’s dream is to run in the Olympics."

By The Samford Crimson

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