Fossum announces 2015 recruiting class

Derik Fossum

MITCHELL, S.D. – Dakota Wesleyan University track and field/cross country coach Derik Fossum has signed 11 athletes for the class of 2015 as he heads into his first full season at the helm of the Tiger programs. “I am really excited about the potential in this incoming class,” Fossum said. “The talent level is very good, […]

Tigers land 11 on spring NAIA Scholar Athlete list

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MITCHELL, S.D. – With a successful 2014-15 season now in the books, the awards keep rolling in for Dakota Wesleyan University programs with the announcement of several scholar athlete teams over the last week. In total, 11 Tigers were named Daktronics-NAIA Scholar Athletes for the spring season, with representatives coming from baseball, softball, women’s outdoor […]

DWU Track’s Court-Menendez finishes 10th at Nationals

Nicole Court-Menendez

GULF SHORES, Ala. – For the third consecutive season, junior Nicole Court-Menendez made her way to the NAIA Outdoor National Championships to compete in the 5,000-meter race walk for the Dakota Wesleyan University track and field team. In her first two years as a Tiger, the Lewiston, Maine native, found a way on the podium […]

Tibbs, Forgey take fifth at GPAC Championships

Lane Tibbs

SIOUX CENTER, Iowa – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s track and field teams headed to Dordt College to compete in the Great Plains Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships over the weekend in Sioux Center, Iowa. Two Tigers placed fifth in their respective events as DWU finished 10th in the men’s and 11th in the […]

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 […]