Track & Field News
  • Like Mother, Like Daughter: Chasing Success Together

    Wednesday, December 23, 2020

    Like Mother, Like Daughter: Chasing Success Together

    It is a special bond between Simon Fraser middle-distance standout Addy Townsend and her mother, head coach Brit Townsend, who was herself a world-class distance runner.

  • Scout's Honors: Cai Builds On Impressive SPU Track Career

    Wednesday, December 16, 2020

    Scout's Honors: Cai Builds On Impressive SPU Track Career

    Seattle Pacific's Scout Cai was unsure what the multi-events were in high school. As she looks ahead to her fifth-year senior season, she ranks among Division II's best.

  • Despite Pandemic, Holdsworth Keeps Olympic Dreams Alive

    Wednesday, December 9, 2020

    Despite Pandemic, Holdsworth Keeps Olympic Dreams Alive

    While the COVID-19 pandemic ended his only chance at an NCAA championship trophy, Western Oregon's Derek Holdsworth is finding ways to work towards his dreams of earning a spot at the Olympic Games.

  • SAAC Spotlight: Northwest Nazarene's Sage Way

    Friday, November 6, 2020

    SAAC Spotlight: Northwest Nazarene's Sage Way

    Sage Way is a sophomore on the Northwest Nazarene cross country and track and field teams and a member of the Great Northwest Athletic Conference's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC).

  • SAAC Spotlight: Central Washington's Ethan Lapic

    Friday, October 16, 2020

    SAAC Spotlight: Central Washington's Ethan Lapic

    Ethan Lapic is a senior on the Central Washington cross country and track and field teams and a member of the Great Northwest Athletic Conference's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC).

  • Seattle Pacific Adds Allie Ostrander To Staff

    Wednesday, October 14, 2020

    Seattle Pacific Adds Allie Ostrander To Staff

    A three-time NCAA Division I national champion in the steeplechase for Boise State, Allie Ostrander is beginning her coaching career at Seattle Pacific while continuing to pursue her Olympic dreams.

  • Cvancara Adjusts To Learning, Running In A Pandemic World

    Wednesday, September 23, 2020

    Cvancara Adjusts To Learning, Running In A Pandemic World

    While Alaska Anchorage's Ruth Cvancara (left) has adjusted her approach to cross country and track and field, she has also had to adjust in her studies in the university's nursing program.

  • Western Oregon's Lydum To Chair Track and Field Committee

    Monday, August 31, 2020

    Western Oregon's Lydum To Chair Track and Field Committee

    Western Oregon's interim director of athletics has been selected for a one-year term chairing the NCAA Division II Track and Field Committee, which oversees the sport's indoor and outdoor championships.