MONDAY, APRIL 09, 2001
JU To Discontinue Men's Track and Field Program

April 9, 2001

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Jacksonville University will discontinue the men's track and field program at the conclusion of the 2000-01 academic year, athletic director Hugh Durham announced today. Men's cross country will remain as a non-scholarship program.

The University made the decision to discontinue men's track and field, which is not a sponsored sport by the Trans America Athletic Conference, with the forthcoming addition of women's softball in 2002-03.

All student-athletes currently are on scholarship for men's track and field will remain on scholarship.