MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – Junior Kevin McMorrow of the Wesleyan men’s track and field team was named the NESCAC Performer of the Week after finishing second in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Silfen Invitational at Connecticut College on Saturday.
NEW LONDON, Conn. – The Wesleyan men’s track and field team competed at the Silfen Invitational this weekend. The meet was highlighted by the 4x400 relay team (Kevin DeLoughry, Christian Denny, Griffan Maristany and Kyron Roberts) which broke the school record with their first-place finish. Their time of 3:20.87 bested a mark of 3:21.81 that stood since 2001.
AMHERST, Mass. – The men’s track and field team came in fifth out of six teams at the Amherst Spring Fling on Saturday, and also had athletes compete at Princeton’s Sam Howell Invitational. The Cardinals are back in action on Saturday when they head to the Connecticut College Invite.
MEDFORD, Mass. - The Wesleyan men?s track and field team came in sixth place out of 19 teams at the Tufts Snowflake Classic on Saturday. The Cardinals were led by first-place finishes from Kevin DeLoughry and Kevin McMorrow, as five athletes recorded personal bests.
BOSTON, Mass. – Sophomore Ivie Uzamere was crowned the 2019 NCAA Division III Indoor Champion in the weight throw after placing first with a personal best mark of 19.36m. With the mark, Uzamere is just the fourth track & field athlete to win a National Championship and first ever in a field event. Her winning mark also shattered her own school record (17.45m) that she set back in 2018. The last National Champion was Ellen Davis ’07 who won the indoor 5k in 2007.
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – Six members of the Wesleyan men’s and women’s track and field programs qualified for the 2019 NCAA Indoor Championship, as announced by the NCAA on Sunday evening. The top-20 times in each event were accepted for competition, as events get underway on Friday at the Reggie Lewis Center in Boston, Mass.
Andrew McCracken highlighted the weekend for the Wesleyan University men's track and field team as the senior captain grabbed third-place accolades in the pole vault at the New England Division III Championships at MIT, as the Cardinals finished 17th overall.
The Wesleyan University men’s track & field team competed at the Fastrack Last Chance meet on Friday evening and received several strong individual performances highlighted by Nick Carulli and Olaniyi Adebayo, who each recorded two top-five finishes.
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – The Wesleyan men’s indoor track and field team hosted the Wesleyan Invite on Saturday, while members of the team also competed at the 51st New England NEICAAA meet on Friday and Saturday in Boston.
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – The Wesleyan men’s indoor track and field team opened 2019 hosting the Little Three Championship meet on Saturday. The Cardinals came in third place overall with a score of 100, while Amherst was second with 124 and Williams won with 135. The win was the 31st-straight Little Three Championship win for the Ephs.
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – The Wesleyan men’s indoor track and field team opened its 2018-19 season hosting Connecticut College and Trinity in a tri-meet on Friday evening. The squad was led by Andrew McCracken’s first-place finish, recording a height of 4.55m in the pole vault.
The Wesleyan University men’s and women’s track & field teams were both recognized by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) today as the Cardinals were named 2018 All-Academic Teams. Additionally, a total of nine Wesleyan student-athletes were named All-Academic Individuals.
Three members of the Wesleyan University track & field teams were recently named 2018 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field All-Region honorees by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). Kevin DeLoughry ’21 represented the men’s team while Sara Pinsonault ’20 and Emma Trapani ’21 represented the women’s squad.
The Wesleyan University men’s track and field team hosted the Elmer Swanson Invitational Saturday afternoon and welcomed athletes from Nichols College, Norwich University and Salve Regina University to Middletown.