Mar 11, 2017

Bruins Handle Weather at Pacific Preview

A Winning Tradition

 
  • 6 Northwest Conference Championships - Women (2000, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2017)
  • 1 Northwest Conference Championship - Men (2017)
  • 10 Conference / District Coaches of the Year
  • 130 All-Americans (68 men, 62 women)
  • 8 Men's National Champions (5 NAIA, 3 NCAA)
  • 13 Women's National Champions (2 USTFF, 7 NAIA, 4 NCAA)
  • 38 Academic All-Americans (17 men, 21 women)
  • 1 Academic All-American of the Year (Ryan Chaney, 1997)
  • Three Ad Rutschman Small College Athlete of the Year (Irene Johnson - 2011, Joel Krebs - 2007, Michelle Forbes - 2004)
  • One Bill Hayward Amateur Athlete of the Year - Female Finalists (Jill Beals - 1992)
  • 1 Cascade Conference Men's Championship (1995)
  • 2 NAIA District Men's Championships (1979, 1980)
  • 12 NAIA Women's National Meets (4 Top 10 finishes)
  • 1 NAIA Women's District Championships (1992)
  • 1 NAIA Female Athlete of the Year (Nancy Rismiller, 1996)
  • 2 Women's Conference of Independent Colleges Championships (1979, 1980)
  • 1 Cascade Conference Women's Championship (1995)
 

FOREST GROVE, Ore. --- The George Fox men's and women's track and field team handled the weather at the Pacific Preview Saturday, as the Bruins posted great times and big marks.

Recap:
Vernon Lott and Cameron Seymour gave the Bruins a great performance in the men's 100m and 200m. The pair went 1-2 in both events with Lott taking first and Seymour placing second. Both athletes now sit at No. 1 and No. 2 in the Northwest Conference in both events.

Christian Parr won the men's 800m with a time of 1:57.95 after finishing second in the men's 1500m with a time of 4:04.55. Parr is now No. 1 in the NWC in both the 800m and 1500m.

Thomas Hughes won the men's 400m hurdles with a time of 56.43 and is No. 1 in the NWC. Devin Geiger won the men's high jump with a mark of 6-3.5 and holds the best mark in the NWC.

With conditions tough, Seth Nonnenmacher still managed to put up a great mark in the men's javelin at 196-3. The George Fox men's 4x400 relay won with a time of 3:26.66, while Kyle Miller placed second in the men's 110m hurdles with a time of 15.82.

Meanwhile, on the women's side, Justine Benner won the high jump with a NWC best 5-0.25. Macadia Calaban won the women's 400m in a time of 61.44 and is fifth in the NWC.

Lis Larson was second in the women's long jump with a jump of 17-2. Rachel Gibbs placed third in the women's 1500m at 4:59.48, while Samantha McKibbon finished fifth at 5:01.70.

What Comes Next:
The Bruins will travel next to the Lewis & Clark Spring Break Meet March 18.