Tiger track sends athletes to two meets over weekend

Skylar Forgey

BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s track and field teams split up and headed to two events over the weekend with several Tigers putting up strong performances. DWU had athletes in six events at the Zach Kindler Wildcat Open Saturday in Baldwin City, Kan. Junior runner Skylar Forgey (Colome, S.D.) […]

DWU track competes at Mount Marty Twilight

Isaac Van Essen hands off to Gabe Dierksen for DWU at Mount Marty Twilight Meet

YANKTON, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s track and field teams headed south to compete at the annual Mount Marty Twilight Meet Wednesday in Yankton, S.D. The Tigers had several strong showings, led by junior Skylar Forgey (Colome, S.D.) on the women’s side. Forgey placed fourth in the 800-meter run with a […]

Forgey, Tibbs perform strong at Red Raider Open

Lane Tibbs

ORANGE CITY, Iowa – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s track and field teams headed to Northwestern College for the Red Raider Open Saturday in Orange City, Iowa. The Tigers saw a number of Great Plains Athletic Conference teams at the event, as a pair of DWU runners came away with top-five finishes. Freshman […]

Court-Menendez qualifies for Nationals, Tigers compete at Howard Wood

Nicole Court-Menendez

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s track and field teams competed at the Vance Butler Invitational Friday at Howard Wood Field in Sioux Falls, S.D. The DWU women got a fifth place finish from junior Skylar Forgey (Colome, S.D.). She crossed the line in the women’s 800 -meter run in […]

Court-Menendez blows away personal best at NAIA Indoor Championships

Nicole Court-Menendez

GENEVA, Ohio – The Dakota Wesleyan University indoor track and field season came to a close on day two of the NAIA Indoor National Championships Friday in Geneva, Ohio. Juniors Nicole Court-Menendez (Lewiston, Maine) and Skylar Forgey (Colome, S.D.) each performed on Friday in the final event of the indoor season. Court-Menendez came into the […]

Pair of Tiger Women Heading to NAIA Indoor Championships

Skylar Forgey

MITCHELL, S.D. – The paths to get to the 2014-15 NAIA Indoor Championships for the two Dakota Wesleyan University women’s team qualifiers could not have been more different, but the pair is heading to Geneva, Ohio to start competition on Friday. Juniors Nicole Court-Menendez (Lewiston, Maine) and Skylar Forgey (Colome, S.D.) each qualified for the […]

Forgey qualifies for Nationals at GPAC Indoor Championships

Skylar Forgey

SEWARD, Neb. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s indoor track and field teams competed at the Great Plains Athletic Conference Indoor Championships hosted by Concordia University Saturday in Seward, Neb. In her final opportunity to qualify for the NAIA Indoor National Championships, junior Skylar Forgey did just that. The Colome, S.D., native finished […]

Forgey breaks pair of school records at SDSU Invite

Skylar Forgey

BROOKINGS, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s indoor track and field teams competed at the South Dakota State University Invitational over the weekend with one Tiger coming away with a pair of school records. Junior Skylar Forgey (Colome, S.D.) broke the DWU school record in the 800-meter and 1,000-meter runs at the […]

Porter wins again, Van Winkle shines in debut for DWU track

Daniel Porter

MITCHELL, S.D. – Daniel Porter continues to pick up wins for the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s indoor track and field team, grabbing up a third first-place finish in the triple jump this season for the Tigers. Porter (Plattsmouth, Neb.) topped the field in the men’s triple jump with a distance of 12.96 meters at the […]

Forgey breaks DWU record with win in 1,000 meter

Skylar Forgey

STORM LAKE, Iowa – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s indoor track and field teams competed at the Buena Vista University Invite Saturday in Storm Lake, Iowa, with one Tiger breaking a school record for a second consecutive week. Junior Skylar Forgey (Colome, S.D.) broke the DWU record in the 1,000-meter run with a […]