Tag Archives: track and field

Viking invitational prepares track & field for MWC championship

Last Saturday, May 6, the Lawrence annual track and field Viking Invitational ended successfully with both Viking men and women taking second place. There were more than 20 track and field events for men and women starting at 10 a.m. at Whiting Field, providing athletes and fans a variety of finals to participate in and

Viking of the week: Teddy Kortenhof (Men’s Track & Field)

Photo courtesy of Teddy Kortenhof. This week I had the pleasure to talk to the former sports editor and current writer Teddy Kortenhof. Kortenhof, a junior, runs cross country in the fall and distance indoor and outdoor track and field. Last week the track team had multiple first and second place performances—among them was Teddy’s

Bruning, Schrobilgen, Davies and Janusiak run at Gina Relays

Last week, members of the Lawrence Track and Field team traveled to Hillsdale, Michigan to compete at the Gina Relays. With many colleges and universities from across the country, the Gina Relays gives Lawrence runners the unique opportunity to compete against a large field full of tough competition. This is particularly valuable for distance runners,

Athlete of the Week: Max Edwards (Indoor Track and Field)

This week, I caught up with junior Max Edwards of the Lawrence University Men’s Track and Field team. Edwards recently ran to a fourth place finish in the 5,000 meter race at the Warren Bowlus open at University of Wisconsin-Stout, and was featured last week in the student-athlete spotlight on the Midwest Conference website.  

Athlete of the Week: Sage Greenlee (Women’s Track and Field)

This week, I sat down with sophomore Sage Greenlee of the Lawrence University Women’s Track & Field Team. Greenlee recently placed second in the high jump at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh Triangular on Jan. 15 with a height of 5 feet, 3 inches—a personal best for Greenlee that ranked her nationally with the top Division

Matt breaks school record in hammer throw competition

While most students were just getting back into the groove of classes for Spring Term, the Lawrence men’s and women’s outdoor track team traveled to the Rex Foster Invitational Meet at UW-Whitewater. Other teams in attendance included: UW-Oshkosh, Northern Michigan, Cardinal Stritch, North Park, UW-Stevens Point, Michigan Tech, UW-Platteville and Wisconsin. Despite the tough competition,