The indoor track and field season is back. And like many meets during Marcus Newsom’s tenure, Wartburg completed a sweep in its home opener Friday night.
Track and Field
One by one, Libbey Schubert reached longstanding goals at the end of her career. After winning her first individual Iowa Conference outdoor title with triumphs in the 100 and 200 meter dashes May 10, Schubert broke 24 seconds in the 200 for the first time in the NCAA preliminaries Thursday. […]
For Wartburg head coach Marcus Newsom, the final of three days at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships was the most fun. After qualifying nine events for Saturday finals, Wartburg’s women’s outdoor track and field team became the fourth Division III program to win three straight NCAA championships with a […]
Jonas Elusme ended his storied Wartburg track and field career with his fourth All-American award in the high jump, tying for seventh in the event Friday in Delaware, Ohio. Elusme’s top jump was 6 feet, 9 inches. The winner, Christian Patterson of Wilmington, leaped 6 feet, 11 1/2 inches. As a […]
For the second time in her three-year career, Kayla Hemann became an All-American in the outdoor shot put Friday at the NCAA Championships in Delaware, Ohio. Her fourth-place throw of 47 feet, 5 1/2 inches gave the Knights their first points of the competition. No. 3 Wartburg heads into Saturday’s […]