Entries tagged with ‘Indoor Track and Field’

Men’s Indoor Track & Field Ready To Take Part In 2010 MIAC Indoor Track & Field Championships

The Gustavus men’s indoor track and field team looks to improve on last season’s eighth place finish, as it is set to compete at the 2010 MIAC Indoor Track and Field Championships hosted by Carleton College in Northfield, Minn. The Gusties, under the direction of Dale Bahr in his first season as head coach, will look for strong individual performances and a top five team finish.

Kaelene Lundstrum Finishes Fifth In Pentathlon, Seventh In High Jump At NCAA Indoor Championships

Junior Kaelene Lundstrum finished fifth in the pentathlon and tied for seventh in the high jump at the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships on Friday in Terre Haute, Indiana. Lundstrum earned 3,366 points in the pentathlon and cleared a height of 5 feet, 3 1/4 inches in the high jump. Senior Tyler Geyen advanced the 55-meter hurdle final after finishing tied for second place with a time of 7.54 seconds in his qualifying heat.

Tyler Geyen, Kaelene Lundstrum, and Diana Scott To Participate In NCAA Track and Field Championships

Senior Tyler Geyen, junior Kaelene Lundstrum, and junior Diana Scott have qualified for the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships which will take place this Friday and Saturday at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Terre Haute, Indiana. Geyen qualified in the 55-meter hurdles with a time of 7.59 seconds, while Scott qualified in the weight throw with a distance of 53 feet, 6 1/4 inches. Lundstrum qualified in the pentathlon with 3,445 points and the high jump at a height of 5 feet, 5 3/4 inches.

Men’s Indoor Track and Field Competes At MSU Open

Members of the Gustavus men's indoor track and field team competed at the MSU Open hosted by Minnesota State University, Mankato on Saturday. Tyler Geyen (Sr., Watertown, Minn.) turned in the top individual performance by a Gustie as he won the 60 meter hurdles in 8.30 seconds for the second straight meet. Geyen also finished 12th in the 200 meter dash with a time of 23.23. No team scores were kept during the meet.

Listen to Interview with Drew Hood

This week's Gustavus Sports Showcase features Drew Hood. Listen to Hood's interview on the Gustavus athletics podcast page. Hood took the MIAC Men's Indoor Track pole vault title and came in second in the heptathlon.

Listen to Interview with Chris deLaubenfels

An interview with Chris is featured on the Gustavus athletics podcast page.Coming off of a successful cross country season, Chris recently provisionally qualified for the Indoor National Track Meet.