Mar 10, 2018

Bruins Earn Three All-American Honors on Final Day of Indoor Championships

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)
 

BIRMINGHAM --- The George Fox indoor track & field team recorded two more All-Americans on the second day of the 2018 NCAA Division III Indoor Track & Field Championships, Saturday afternoon.

Recap:

The first Bruin All-American on the day was Dakota Buhler, as the senior posted a 38-05.50 to place eighth in the women's triple jump. This marks Buhler's second straight All-American honor at the Indoor Championships.

Sarah King took third in the women's 400m with a time of 55.24 to beat her own school record set earlier in the year at 55.27. In addition to the All-American honor in the 400m, the junior placed fifth in the women's 200m at 25.06. With the two top-eight finishes, King becomes the first two-time All-American on the same day for the Bruins at the Indoor Championships.

With the four All-American honors on the women's side, the Bruins finished the Indoor Championships with an 11th overall team score of 19 points.

Jacoby Wolfe competed in the men's high jump and just missed the All-American honor at 11th with a mark of 6-07.50.