Apr 01, 2017

Bruins Set Qualifying Marks at California Collegiate Invitational

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)
 

Photo Taken By: Lonnie French

LA JOLLA, Calif. --- The George Fox track and field team took on the California Collegiate Invitational Saturday, as NCAA Division I UC San Diego hosted the event.

Recap:
Asia Greene exploded in the women's long jump, smashing her old school record of 19-2.75 with a new record of 19-07.00. She now holds the nation's best outdoor jump by more than seven inches.

Sarah King kicked things off for the Bruins in the women's 200m dash with a time of 25.39 to take second out of 51 athletes. Her time is an improvement on her personal best and is good enough for sixth All-Time at George Fox. She is now 15th in the nation.

The Bruins also had a solid performance in the women's 4x400m relay, as King, Annie Wright, Kylie Weatherford and Macadia Calavan finished second with a time of 3:54.43. The four Bruins are now ninth All-Time in that event at George Fox.

Dakota Buhler finished third in the women's triple jump with a mark of 38-04.75.

On the men's side, Vernon Lott placed second in the men's 100m dash with a time of 10.88. He is now T-13th in the nation. He also finished second in the men's 200m dash with a time of 21.99 to move up to 20th in the nation.

Jacoby Wolfe took second in the men's high jump with a mark of 6-06.75.

Caleb Dalzell finished fourth in the men's shot put with a heave of 51-09.00. He finished behind two NCAA Div. I athletes (USC) and one Div. II athlete (Azuza Pacific). His mark is good enough for second All-Time and 11th in the nation. Dalzell also set a new personal best in the men's discus throw with a mark of 158-10 to place third. He is now third All-Time and eighth in the nation.

Seth Nonnenmacher finished second in the men's javelin throw with a mark of 202-09.

What Comes Next:
The Bruins are set to compete at home next with the Rich Allen Classic Saturday, April 8.