Entries by nextleveliowa

Hawkeyes Shine in Early Indoor Meet!

Not a lot of track and field action taking place this past weekend for former Iowa preps.  St. Ambrose did hold the Frigid Bee in the Quad Cities and The University of Iowa held their annual Intrasqaud meet in their Rec Building. Results of the Frigid Bee CLICK HERE!  The University of Iowa: HAWKEYES IMPRESS […]

Shelby Houlihan Receives All-American Honors

LOUISVILLE, Ky.  – Sophomore Shelby Houlihan wrapped up the 2012 cross country season for Arizona State University, earning the first All-America honors of her career with a 31st-place finish at the NCAA Championships in Louisville, Ky. Houlihan clocked a time of 20:11.4 over the 6,000-meter course at E.P. Tom Sawyer Park.  With the finish, Houlihan became the first […]

Get to Know Grinnell’s FRANK CANADY

  Cross-country has been over about two weeks now, and as such I’ve had plenty of time to think about my season. I honestly feel that it has probably been the most successful season I’ve had and without a doubt the most memorable. Regarding the latter, it’s mainly because I almost didn’t go out. Late […]

Indoor Track Season is Upon Us!

The 2012-13 Collegiate Indoor Track and Field season is upon us! Iowa is the only D-1 school in the state that gets underway this Saturday, December 1.  The Hawkeyes will start their season with an intrasquad meet, this Saturday at 2:00 PM at the U of I Rec Building. UNI, and Drake will join Iowa […]

ISU Dedicates New Track to Bill Bergan

By Mark Specht,mark.specht@iowastatedaily.com Full story CLICK HERE! Former and current ISU track athletes gathered at the Cyclone Sports Complex on Friday to honor former men’s cross-country and track coach Bill Bergan and his wife, Karen Bergan. The new track was named after the Bergans and a statue of Bill was unveiled in the entry plaza […]

ISU’s Saina Receives Collegiate Athlete of the Year Award!

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — 2012 NCAA Champion Betsy Saina of Iowa State has received the Honda Sports Award for Cross Country, Chris Voelz, Executive Director of the Collegiate Women Sports Awards (CWSA), announced today. The Honda Sports Award is presented annually by the CWSA to the top women athletes in 12 NCAA-sanctioned sports. […]

Big News For The Relays!

DES MOINES, Iowa – Drake University announced today that Hy-Vee, Inc., will serve as the presenting sponsor of the Drake Relays in a partnership that promises to enhance and elevate the already sterling reputation of the Drake Relays. “The Drake Relays is one of the crown jewels of track and field – an event that has […]

Runablaze: XC Rap

Des Moines – November 26, 2012 Chris Robertson ran the Legend of the Fall 6K (Iowa City, Nov. 22) finising 2nd in 21:15.  The trail run had a couple creek crossings and some tough hills. In a close race Chris was 20 seconds behind Julian Saad, a 14:13 5k and 8:10 3k runner from Fordham University […]

Shayla Houlihan Joins the D1 Coaching Ranks!

Shayla Houlihan never really set the world on fire as an athlete at Sioux City East High School or UNI.  But her passion for the sport never allowed her to give up.  She used her passion and desire to take her ability to “The Next Level” as a steeplechaser.  After much post collegiate success in her new […]