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Track and field to divide between Spokane and Arizona for meets

By staff reports

April 8, 2016


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WSU track and field will divide their roster this weekend between the Arizona State Sun Angel Classic and Spokane Community College War IX.The Cougars will send 38 participants to Tempe, Arizona while sending 24 north for the short trip to Spokane. The Sun Angel begins with hammer and pole vault at Noon ...

The faith to break records: CJ Allen set a nation best time in his first meet back from injury

The faith to break records: CJ Allen set a nation best time in his first meet back from injury

JAMIE JONES | Evergreen track and field reporter

April 7, 2016


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

While many athletes step on the track for that top spot on the podium with a shining medal, WSU men’s track and field captain, CJ Allen reaches for what he believes is something higher. On Instagram, he calls himself the “misfit,” living in freedom under Jesus Christ.“The biggest inspiration...

Track to compete in Spokane, Bay Area

Track to compete in Spokane, Bay Area

JAMIE JONES | Evergreen track and field reporter

April 1, 2016


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In another instance of dividing and conquering, the WSU track and field teams will split between three meets, two of which will take place in the Bay Area with the other being in Spokane.The Cougars going to the Bay Area will compete at either the San Francisco State Distance Carnival at San Francisc...

Wardsworth sets fifth-best hammer mark in WSU track history

From staff reports

March 28, 2016


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As if shutting out the competition wasn’t enough, WSU redshirt sophomore Katie Wardsworth made school history Saturday at the Idaho Invitational Track and Field meet at the Dan O’Brien Complex in Moscow.Teams that participated in this meet were Western Washington University and the University of Idaho.She beat her opponent...

CJ Allen sets best time in the country in hurdles for Cougars

From staff reports

March 25, 2016


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Following a strong start of the 2016 outdoor season at the USC Trojan Invite, the WSU track and field teams went to back to work in Los Angeles at the Jim Bush Invitational on Tuesday.The men’s hurdle team finished with speedy times that placed them for first and second. Junior CJ Allen finished in 50...

WSU opens outdoor track and field season at USC

WSU opens outdoor track and field season at USC

From staff reports

March 21, 2016


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With the sun breaking through the clouds and melting away winter’s grasp, the WSU track and field team opened its 2016 outdoor season Friday and Saturday at the USC Trojan Invitational.Two Cougar high jumpers and one thrower won their respective events at Locker Stadium-Crowell Field on the USC Campus, ...

Track and field sets more PRs at meet in Seattle

From staff reports

February 29, 2016


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The indoor track and field Mountain Pacific Sports Federation competition on Friday and Saturday made it into the history books for WSU. From day one of racing at Dempsey Indoor Facility in Seattle, the Cougs were surpassing their own marks.In the women’s 5000-meter race, senior CharLee Linton took...

Track and field travels to Seattle for indoor meet

CASIE MOE | Evergreen track and field reporter

February 26, 2016


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At the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championship (MPSF), the WSU Track and Field teams will have the chance to score highly against west coast competition, featuring Pac-12 competition.Held at the Dempsey Indoor Facility on February 26-27 at the University of Washington, this meet brings together...

Track divides and conquers in Seattle, Albuquerque

From staff reports

February 16, 2016


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In a double-meet weekend, WSU track and field athletes came together to set personal and season bests.Half the team went to the Husky Classic meet at Dempsey Indoor Facility in Seattle and the other to the Don Kirby Elite/Open in Albuquerque, New Mexico, at the Convention Center.At the Husky Classic...

Track splits road trips to Seattle, New Mexico

CASIE MOE | Evergreen track and field reporter

February 12, 2016


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The WSU track and field team is nearing the more intense part of its season in coming meets as they prepare to move into outdoor competition.The team will split this weekend to attend both the Don Kirby Elite Invitational in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and the Husky Classic in Seattle. Both meets will take ...

Track sets records in Indoor Practice Facility

From staff reports

February 8, 2016


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At home for the Cougar Indoor/Multis Meet, the athletes sporting crimson and gray broke and set new personal bests. There were upwards of 24 personal records set at the completion of the second day of competition at Pullman’s Indoor Practice Facility.Highlights included standout junior Alissa Brooks...

Competition gets stiffer in track and field’s home meet

Competition gets stiffer in track and field’s home meet

CASIE MOE | Evergreen track and field reporter

February 5, 2016


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

The final indoor home meet for the WSU Track & Field team is a two-day event that starts Friday, Feb. 5. Held at the building shaped like an oversized igloo, the unmistakable WSU Indoor Practice Facility will give WSU the advantage during this sporting weekend.Unlike their first home meet, the competiti...

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