Posts Tagged ‘track and field’

Mustangs by the Numbers

Mustangs by the Numbers
National Qualifiers: men’s basketball, men’s bowling. Individual National Qualifiers: Anne Bruno, Dana Ewan, Liz Mosbach (women’s cross country); Tyler Hartley, TJ Mosbach, Bryant Rader (men’s cross country). NAIA all-Americans: Chad Underwood, Lamar Wall (men’s basketball); Amanda Frost (women’s...
Spring 2013 | Athletics | Read More

National tournament bids for bowling and men’s basketball; more track & field all-Americans

National tournament bids for bowling and men’s basketball; more track & field all-Americans
The fall and winter sports seasons were filled with team and individual accomplishments, including national tournament berths for men’s basketball and men’s and women’s bowling, a conference title for women’s bowling and all-American performances in track & field. Six Mustangs competed at...
Spring 2013 | Athletics | Read More

Athletic Hall of Fame inducts four

The Mount Mercy Athletic Hall of Fame inducted four new members (left to right): Jason Drewelow '04, Jess Mueller Dean '05, Justin Pegump '04 and Jeremy Schlotterbeck '04. The Mount Mercy Athletic Hall of Fame added four new members when Jess Mueller Dean ’05, Justin Pegump ’04,...
Spring 2013 | Athletics | Read More

Track & field counts seven all-Americans

Track & field counts seven all-Americans
It was another banner year for the Mount Mercy track & field programs, which counted four all-Americans at the NAIA indoor national meet and three more at the outdoor national championships. Juniors Jenna Higgins, Larissa Wilden and Mwale Kapande were all-Americans at both national championship...
Summer 2012 | Athletics | Read More

Four join Mount Mercy Athletic Hall of Fame

Four join Mount Mercy Athletic Hall of Fame
Luke Franzenburg ‘04, Amy Marshall ‘04, Luke Slaymaker ‘04 and Meredith Austin VanderZee ‘04 were inducted into the Mount Mercy Athletic Hall of Fame on Oct. 1 as part of the University’s Alumni Games activities. Franzenburg, from Keystone, played two years of baseball for the Mustangs. He...
Spring 2012 | Athletics | Read More

History made at track & field championships

History made at track & field championships
Sophomore Jenna Higgins became the first track & field national champion in school history, winning the javelin at the 31st Annual Women’s NAIA Outdoor Track & Field National Championships at the Outdoor Sports Complex in Marion, Ind. Higgins, who entered the national meet as the third seed...
Summer 2011 | Athletics | Read More

Mustang softball, track & field go to nationals

Mustang softball, track & field go to nationals
History was made by the Mount Mercy softball and track & field teams last spring. On the diamond, the Mustangs claimed their first regular season conference title since 1992 and won the Midwest Collegiate Conference Tournament to earn the fourth national tournament berth in school history. After...
Fall 2010 | Athletics | Read More

Jimison hired to be Mount Mercy track & field coach

Jamie Jimison was hired as Mount Mercy’s head men’s and women’s track & field coach in August. Jimison will also serve as assistant men’s and women’s cross country coach. Ryan Scheckel ’01, the school’s head track & field and cross country coach since 2001–02, remains head coach...
Fall 2010 | Athletics | Read More