Zola (Budd) Pieterse has joined the Coastal Carolina University track & field/cross country programs as an assistant coach, announced head coach Jeff Jacobs Thursday. Pieterse had previously served on staff as a volunteer assistant coach from 2008-15.
Coastal Carolina University President David A. DeCenzo announced on Sept. 1 that the CCU Chanticleers athletic programs will join the Sun Belt Conference effective July 1, 2016. During a news conference at the HTC Student Convocation and Recreation Center, DeCenzo expressed his appreciation to the Sun Belt Conference.
The Coastal Carolina University men’s and women’s cross country/track & field programs have added 19 new members for the 2015-16 season, announced Director of Cross Country/Track & Field Jeff Jacobs. The class includes student-athletes with previous state championship pedigrees and a New Balance High School All-American.
The Coastal Carolina University men’s and women’s track & field programs were honored as All-Academic Teams for the 2015 season by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) for achieving cumulative GPAs above 3.0. In addition, Chanticleer student-athletes Letitia Saayman, Kahlim...