Apr 20, 2019

Bruins Send Handful of Athletes To Lewis & Clark Invite

A Winning Tradition

 
  • 8 Northwest Conference Championships - Women (2000, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2017, 2018)
  • 2 Northwest Conference Championship - Men (2017, 2018)
  • 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)
 

PORTLAND --- The George Fox men and women's track and field team sent a couple of athletes to compete at the Lewis & Clark Invitational on Saturday.

Recap:

Kennedy Taube, Sara Turner, and Olivia Valente went 1-2-3 in the women's 100m. Taube won the event with a time of 12.30, Turner ran a time of 12.44 and Valente recorded a time of 12.94.

Ashley Korb-Doty won the women's 100m hurdles with a time of 15.53. Grace Ferguson ran a time of 4:51.75 to place third out of 23 runners in the women's 1500m.

Tahnisha Manibusan won the women's hammer throw with a mark of 145-05, while Riley Moresco and Matney Jamieson finished second and third, respectively. Moresco recorded a mark of 137-02 and Jamieson threw a mark of 136-05.

As for the men, Dillon Rising placed second in the men's 800m with a time of 1:58.24. Timothy Kaelin finished behind Rising in third with a time of 1:59.02.

Paul Van Rosen finished second in the men's discus with a mark of 133-04. Alex Horn finished behind Van Rosen in third with a mark of 131-10. Chris Gray recorded a mark of 14-08.75 to place second in the men's pole vault. Noah LaMadrid finished third in the men's long jump and Davis Smith placed third in the men's triple jump.

What Comes Next:

The Bruins will next at the NWC Championships on April 26-27 in Parkland, Washington, at Pacific Lutheran.