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Track and field student-athletes strive for success

Willy Walker, Sports Editor

January 31, 2019

With goals ranging from earning a conference title to keeping a high team GPA, the Allegheny College Track and Field team set out to become the best at both academics and athletics this season. With a large first-year ...

Forner battles against tough times to break school women’s track record

Jake Reidenbach, Junior Sports Editor

February 15, 2018

At The Big Meet hosted by Grand Valley State University, a long-standing Allegheny women’s track record was broken. Emily Forner, ‘19, ran a time of 9:48.06 in the 3,000 meters on Feb. 9 in Allendale, Michigan. Her perfor...

Track & field teams place third at NCAC championship meet

Alex Holmes, Sports Editor

March 9, 2017

The men’s and women’s track and field teams found success at NCAC Championships on March 3 and 4, both placing third overall in the conference. “The team as a whole really brought their A game, and everyone was inspired b...

Track and field teams compete at Mount Union Invite

Alex Holmes, Sports Editor

February 9, 2017

The men’s and women’s track and field teams competed in the Jim Wuske Invitational at the University of Mount Union on Saturday, Feb. 4, earning multiple personal records and top finishes. Mid-distance runner Emmett Barr...

New face in Gator athletics

Alex Holmes, Sports Editor

August 25, 2016

Justin Smith, Offensive Tackles Coach Campus: Why did you decide to be a coach? Smith: A man I highly respected was my football coach in college [and] my mentor. I truly wanted to follow in his footsteps after he taught me a ...

Track and field teams place fourth at championships

Alex Holmes, Sports Editor

March 10, 2016

The Allegheny men’s and women’s track and field teams competed in the NCAC Championships on March 4 and 5, with both teams placing fourth. “We had to overcome a lot of roadblocks we were not expecting,” said Amanda B...

Women’s track & field works together for personal bests

Alex Holmes, Sports Editor

February 11, 2016

The Allegheny women’s track and field teams came home with two wins and five top-three finishes at the Jim Wuske Invitational at the University of Mount Union on Saturday, Feb. 6. Following a previous successful weekend at ...

The leader but not the boss

Aleäa Reyes, Photo Editor

February 4, 2016

With only one collegiate season of track and field behind him, Allen Baugh, ’18, was selected as the 2015-16 track and field captain. “Being captain of the track and field team is a lot more of a challenge than I expected i...

Cross country teams win 2015 NCAC championships

Alex Holmes, Sports Editor

November 5, 2015

The men’s and women’s cross country teams both won the NCAC conference championship on Oct. 31. After the men and women were named NCAC champions, interim head coach Jordan Hill was named NCAC Coach of the Year. “It’s a huge hon...

Gator athletics hires fall assistant coaches

Alex Holmes, Sports Editor

August 21, 2015

Kyle Derickson, Offensive Coordinator Campus: Why did you decide to come coach at Allegheny? Derickson: I was a history major and the history here is awesome, from being 200 years old to the football history. I also wanted to learn from experi...

Track and field teams preapre for conferences

Emerald Wright-Collie, Junior Sports Editor

March 5, 2015

The Allegheny Track and Field Team will make a prominent appearance at Indoor Conferences. The team will have more than thirty athletes competing at the meet which will be held at DePauw University in Indiana. The team left for...

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