Category: Track & Field

Banzhaf, Henry lead Eagles to 2nd place

Banzhaf, Henry lead Eagles to 2nd place

The men’s and women’s cross country teams each earned second place finishes at the South Dakota School of Mines Hardrocker Cross Country Classic at Robbinsdale Park in Rapid City, South Dakota, Saturday morning. In...

AD announces new head T&F coach

AD announces new head T&F coach

Athletic Director Joel Smith announced the hiring of the new head track and field coach, Wednesday. The announcement comes two weeks after Brad Gamble, announced his resignation.

Martens claims 2 throwing titles in Colorado

Martens claims 2 throwing titles in Colorado

Redshirt sophomore Cory Martens, of Newton, Kansas, won the men’s discus and hammer throws at the Nature Bakery Invitational hosted by Colorado Mines, Saturday.

Martens, Herl demolish school records in Kearney

Martens, Herl demolish school records in Kearney

Cory Martens, redshirt sophomore of Newton, Kansas, and Mel Herl, senior of Eaton, Colorado, blew away the competition at the University of Nebraska at Kearney Invitational, Saturday.

Herl bests own school record, again

Herl bests own school record, again

Mel Herl, senior of Eaton, Colorado, crushed her school record in the women’s hammer throw at the University of Colorado Invitational, Boulder. Her throw of 199 feet, 2 and 3/4 inches bested last week’s mark of 195-10 at the Tom Benich Invitational at the University of Northern Colorado, Greeley.

Herl resets 2 throwing records

Herl resets 2 throwing records

CSC All-American thrower Mel Herl, senior of Eaton, Colorado, outdid herself in the throwing events, once again, Sunday at the University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, Tom Benish Invitational.

Throwers dominate at Yellow Jacket Spring

Throwers dominate at Yellow Jacket Spring

CSC’s Cory Martens, redshirt sophomore of Newton, Kansas, provisionally qualified for the NCAA D-II National Outdoor Track and Field Championships in all three throwing events, winning those events, and setting a school record at the Black Hills State University, Spearfish, South Dakota, Yellow Jacket Spring Open Saturday.

Herl qualifies for outdoor nationals

Herl qualifies for outdoor nationals

One week after earning two indoor track and field All-American titles, senior Mel Herl, of Eaton, Colorado, hit one automatically-qualifying mark and two provisionally-qualifying marks for the D-II Outdoor Track and Field National Championships in May, broke one school record, and earned gold in three events at the University of Colorado Boulder Jerry Quiller Classic Friday and Saturday.