Track and Field

Men and women place second at Wartburg Indoor Select Meet

After sweeping two consecutive home meet titles, the Wartburg men’s and women’s track and field teams finished in second place at their own Wartburg Indoor Select on Feb. 5 and 6. The champion on the men’s side was University of St. Thomas with 209.50 points, while the women’s champion was […]

by · February 8, 2016 · 0 comments · Sports, Track and Field
Track and field stays home for indoor season

Track and field stays home for indoor season

While the track and field season is in full swing, the Wartburg track and field team has had several of their indoor meets on their home track. This season, Wartburg hosts four of the seven regular season indoor meets. “It’s nice to compete in the place where you are practicing […]

by · February 7, 2016 · 0 comments · Sports, Track and Field
Marcus Newsom named Director of Track and Field and Cross Country

Marcus Newsom named Director of Track and Field and Cross Country

Wartburg Athletic Director Rick Willis announced that Marcus Newsom will be the Director of Track and Field and Cross Country on Jan. 26. Newsom will be heavily involved in the search for a new cross country coach, following Steve Johnson’s retirement at the end of the outdoor track and field […]

by · January 27, 2016 · 0 comments · Sports, Track and Field
Event winners received a champion T-shirt, which was presented by Henkenius' parents, Jim and Jodi Henkenius. —Riley Cole/TRUMPET

Track flies high at home

The eighth-ranked men’s and the women’s track and field team swept team titles at Wartburg’s second-annual Chelsey M. Henkenius Open on Jan. 23. Head coach Marcus Newsom renamed the Wartburg Open to the Chelsey M. Henkenius Open last year, following Chelsey’s death in a car accident in December 2014. Henkenius, […]

by · January 24, 2016 · 0 comments · Sports, Track and Field
Wartburg hosted their Wartburg Relays on Jan. 15. The men's and women's teams placed first. -Lucas Wendland/TRUMPET

Track sweeps titles

The Wartburg No. 8 men’s and women’s track and field teams swept the titles at their own Wartburg Relays on Jan. 15. The women’s team won the title by tallying 329 points. Erica Dynes won the 60m dash. Teylor Jones won the 200m dash. Winning the 400m dash was Michelle Johnson, […]

by · January 17, 2016 · 0 comments · Sports, Track and Field
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