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Outdoor track season ends with MWC Championships

The Lawrence Viking Track and Field team had a tough time in the heat and humidity at the Midwest Athletic Conference Championship meet at Grinnell last weekend, something that has been foreign to Appleton, Wis., this spring. “We just didn’t get a chance to train in that weather this spring,” noted sophomore Sophie Yang. Despite

Dannecker, Karlsson lead track team at UWSP

With their competition in last weekend’s Eastbay Invitational at UW-Stevens Point, the Lawrence University track and field teams completed the final hurdle before the much-awaited Midwest Conference Championship meet that will take place on Friday, Feb. 28, and Saturday, March 1 at Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa. Competing against several of the teams that

Freshman Karlsson leads track squad at UW-Stout

Competing in one of the largest meets of the indoor season on Saturday, Feb. 1, the Lawrence University track and field team was able to make its mark. The competition showcased some of the other teams in the region outside of the Midwest Athletic Conference. At UW-Stout’s Johnson Fieldhouse, the Vikings were able to see

Indoor track looks for rebound season

The indoor track and field team here at Lawrence University wasted very little time upon returning to campus before they were hard at work running, jumping, throwing and preparing for the first competitive meet tomorrow at UW-Oshkosh. Practices began in the bitter cold on the first day of class. In a word, head coach Jason

XC teams finish in top three at MWC meet

The Lawrence University men’s and women’s cross-country teams have a lot to celebrate. In last Saturday’s Midwest Conference Championship race at Oakland Acres Golf Course, hosted by Grinnell College, the women’s team scored their highest team finish since 2005, and the men’s team almost halved their score from last year—the women took third place with

Cross country teams take title at WL Invitational

After overcoming conditions that slowed the course down significantly, it was another successful weekend for the Lawrence University men’s and women’s cross country teams. For the first time in school history, the team took home the overall team title at the Wisconsin Lutheran Invitational, with both men’s and women’s teams coming in second in their