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DuHawks Solis Earns Performer of the Week

Following the season-opener last Saturday, Loras sophomore Gabrielle Noland and junior Bella Solis have been named Iowa Conference Performers of the Week for women’s track and field, as announced by the league office on Monday. Courtesy DuHawks Athletics, click here! Feature photo: With 54 team points, the Duhawks won the women’s title at the Battle […]

Schweizer Gets Some Redemption in Boston

Karissa Schweizer-Dowling-Mizzou got a little revenge Saturday evening at the Boston University Season Opener, as she out kicked  the NCAA XC Champion, Ednah Kurgat-New Mexico, running her first indoor 5k in a new PR of 15:17.31. Here is a video of the race provided by Flotrack, click here! Feature photo: Karissa Schweizer-Dowling-Mizzou ©Jim Kirby 2017  

ADM Prep, Dufoe Out of the Gates Strong For Coyotes

South Dakota senior Gawain Williams and junior Karina Dufoe swept the 60 meters and 200 meters to highlight the Coyotes in action over the weekend at the SDSU Holiday Open inside the Sanford-Jackrabbit Athletic Complex. The Coyotes were victorious in 10 events. Courtesy Coyotes Athletics, click here! Feature photo: Karina Dufoe-ADM-S. Dakota ©Aaron Packard-Coyote Athletics   South […]

Simpson’s McKenzie Leaves His Mark

Gunner Davis of the Simpson Simpsonian filed a story on Ian Mckenzie’s strong cross country season his senior year.  Below is an excerpt of his story.  For the full story, click here!   During this season, McKenzie was named IIAC performer of the week, was awarded all-conference honors and earned a trip to nationals. McKenzie ran the […]

Drake Legend Paul Morrison Passes Away

A sad day in Bulldog World today with the loss of Paul Morrison. I first met Paul in 1980 when I was the producer of The Chuck Shelton Coach’s Show. Drake was one of the most traveled football teams in the nation that year. Three times Drake traveled to Texas to play Lamar, W. Texas […]

Where Are They Now?: Phil Coppess

Phil Coppess More often than not, when a track coach tells a young runner that he is “more fit for the marathon,” than a regular season track event, it is because the lad is a bit slow and the coach doesn’t want to hurt his feelings. Feature photo: Twin Cities Pioneer Press, click here! This was […]

Carney’s Last Collegiate XC Meet at Nationals

McKenzie Carney placed 90th from the field of 279 competitors at the NCAA III National Cross Country Championships. Pricipia College, Elsah, Ill., hosted the national finale at the North Farm Cross Country Course. Courtesy Norse Athletics, click here! Feature photo: Kenzie Carney-Roosevelt-Luther ©Norse Athletics 2017 Carney covered the 6K course in a time of 22:10.10. This was […]

Cyclone Men and Women Run Well at Nats

The No. 13 Iowa State men’s cross country team continued their postseason success at the NCAA Championships on Saturday morning. The men finished in seventh as a team (279), which is ISU’s best finish since they won the title in 1994. Courtesy Cyclones Athletics, click here! Feature photo: Thomas Polalrd-Gilbert-ISU ©Michael Scott 2017 http://miscottrunningphoto.shutterfly.com Northern Arizona won their […]

Norem Claims MVC Good Neighbor Award

In an effort to honor the achievements of exceptional student-athletes, the Missouri Valley Conference has created the State Farm MVC Good Neighbor Award.  University of Northern Iowa cross country senior Ashley Norem was this year’s recipient, after a stellar year on the course and in the classroom. Courtesy Panthers Athletics, click here! Feature photo: Ashley Norem-Urbandale-UNI ©Panthers Athletics […]