Track and Field

Schubert wins first individual NCAA title

Schubert wins first individual NCAA title

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. […]

by · May 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Sports, Track and Field
Wartburg's women's track and field team celebrates with its NCAA outdoor trophy, the program's third consecutive title. -- Ohio Wesleyan Sports Information

Wartburg wins third straight NCAA outdoor title

  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 […]

by · May 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Sports, Track and Field
Elusme, Feltes earn All-American honors Friday

Elusme, Feltes earn All-American honors Friday

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 […]

by · May 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Sports, Track and Field
Hemann earns first Wartburg points with second All-American performance

Hemann earns first Wartburg points with second All-American performance

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 […]

by · May 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Sports, Track and Field
Women qualify four individuals, two relays for NCAA finals

Women qualify four individuals, two relays for NCAA finals

Libbey Schubert wasn’t satisfied with besting her own Division III-leading time in the 200 meter dash at the Iowa Conference championships just under two weeks ago. Sure, no other D-III runner in the nation had reached 24.25 seconds this season, but Schubert wanted more — to break 24 seconds. Thursday, […]

by · May 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Sports, Track and Field
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