Apr 01, 2017

Bruins Race At SF State

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)
 

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. --- The George Fox track and field team finished up its team at the SF State Distance Carnival Saturday, as the multiple Bruins posted Northwest Conference qualifying marks.

Recap:
Sam McKibbon was the fastest Bruin the women's 800m, posting a time of 2:21.77 to place 38th out of 84 runners. Rachel Gibbs wasn't far behind in 43rd with a time of 2:22.66, while Megan Parks ran a 2:25.17 to place 51st. All three athletes set new personal records, and are now qualified for the NWC Championships.

Christian Parr led the men's side in the 800m with a time of 1:54.03 to take 22nd out of 98 runners. Brendon Henkel ran a 1:59.95 and finished 70th overall. Both Parr and Henkel set new personal records, and are qualified for the NWC Championships.

What Comes Next:
The Bruins will come back home for their next meet, as they host the Rich Allen Classic Saturday, April 8, on the campus of George Fox University.