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Results for Iowans and Iowa Collegians

Results for Iowans and Iowa Collegians 2017 D1 T&F Championship in Eugene, Oregon, June 7-11 Decathlon:  Will Dougherty, Woodbury Central HS/Iowa-17th, 7,199pts and Derek Jacobus, Feature photo: Will Dougherty-Woodbury Central-Iowa  ©Darren Miller/hawkeyesports.com   CR Kennedy/Arkansas-18th, 7,126 pts. Men’s Long Jump: O’Shea Wilson, Iowa- 21st, 23-7 ½. Men’s 4×100: Iowa-Brissett, Wilson, Brendan Thompson, Ft. Madison, Mallett.  12th, […]

Hawks All-American Season Comes to a Close

Men The University of Iowa men’s track and field team capped their season with a 17th place finish at the NCAA Championships on Friday on Historic Hayward Field. Courtesy Hawkeye Sports, click here! Feature photo: Aaron Mallett-Iowa©Darren Miller hawkeyesports.com Iowa tallied 15 points to place 17th overall. They grabbed contributions from senior Aaron Mallett, sophomore Reno […]

Schweizer Captures Third Title by Dave Matter-stltoday.com

Missouri’s Karissa Schweizer didn’t leave any doubt in her quest for a third national title in the women’s 5,000 meters at the NCAA outdoor track and field championships. By Dave Matter, Courtesy St. Louis Post Dispatch, click here! Feature photo: Karissa Schweizer-Dowling-Mizzou ©Darren Miller/hawkeyesports.com) Schweizer, already the NCAA cross and country individual champion last fall and the 5,000 […]

Cyclones Perform Well at Nationals

Jhoanmy Luque kicked off her NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships with First Team All-America honors in the women’s long jump Thursday at Hayward Field. Luque recorded the second-best jump of her career at 21-5 1/4 to finish fourth, tying for her highest finish at an NCAA Championships. The now seven-time All-American recorded the ISU […]

Drake’s Reed an All-American!

All-America status was one of the few honors and awards that had eluded Drake University senior Reed Fischer (Minnetonka, Minn.) heading into the first day of the NCAA Track & Field Championships. However, after 25 laps around the oval at Oregon’s historic Hayward Field, Fischer added the title of All-American to his resume with a […]

Next Level Iowa Podcast for June 6, 2017: Joy Ripslinger

On this week’s edition of the Next level Iowa Podcast we talk with State Champion, Drake Relays Champion, and now Arkansas Razorback, Davenport Assumption’s Joy Ripslinger. We also preview this weekend’s D1 National Championships featuring plenty of Iowans and Iowa connections.  All this and more on this edition of the Next Level Iowa Podcast!

Schweizer Wins 3rd USTFCCCA Regional Award

Mizzou Track & Field junior Karissa Schweizer (Urbandale, Iowa) was named the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Midwest Region Women’s Track Athlete of the Year, announced by the organization on Sunday. The award is Schweizer’s third USTFCCCA regional award this season after being named the Women’s Cross Country Athlete of […]

Hawkeyes Send 15 to Nationals

The University of Iowa track and field team travels to Eugene, Oregon, to compete at the 2017 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships from June 7-10. Fifteen Hawkeyes will compete in 11 events at the NCAA final site at Hayward Field on the campus of the University of Oregon. The championships begin Wednesday at 6:32 […]

UNI’s Carnes Looks to Cap a Great Career

UNI track and field sprinter Brandon Carnes enters this week’s national championship seeded fifth in the 100-meter dash time. This will be Carnes’ third trip to the semifinals of the NCAA Division I National Track and Field Championship set for June 7-10. Courtesy Panthers Athletics, click here! Feature photo: Brandon Carnes-UNI ©Panthers Athletics   Carnes ran […]

Ripslinger Set for The Adidas Dream Mile in Boston

Casey Clinger, Dalton Hengst and Austin Hindman are among the high school middle-distance stars set to compete in the adidas Boys’ Dream Mile, while Taylor Roe, ranked #1 in the U.S., leads a roster for the adidas Girls’ Dream Mile that includes Lexy Halladay, Brie Oakley and Allie Schadler, ranked #2, #3 and #4 in […]