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 […]

DWU Group Challenges GPAC to End Domestic Violence

Pictured (from left to right): Augustus Haskell, Rachel Reichel, Luke Bamberg and Spencer Block. Back: Professor Alisha Vincent

MITCHELL, S.D. – Every college student takes on countless assignments while in school, but few have the potential to create a movement for change on a topic that hits home directly or indirectly for many. Five Dakota Wesleyan University students, four athletes and one athletic training major, took the opportunity presented by an assignment to […]

Fossum tabbed to take over DWU XC/Track and Field teams

Derik Fossum

MITCHELL, S.D. – For the first time in nearly a decade there is a new face leading the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s cross country and track and field teams. Former Tiger athlete Derik Fossum has been promoted from his assistant coach role to the take over the teams, it was announced by DWU […]

Tibbs, Forgey shine for DWU at Minnesota State

Lane Tibbs

MANKATO, Minn. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s indoor track and field teams headed east for the Minnesota State Multi and Open Friday and Saturday in Mankato, Minn. The top finisher for the Tigers was freshman Lane Tibbs (Kennesaw, Neb.), who won the men’s 5,000-meter run to DWU its lone individual victory of […]

Tiger Indoor Track Competes at Dordt Open

Daniel Porter

SIOUX CENTER, Iowa – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s indoor track and field teams competed Saturday in the Dordt Open, an event hosted by Great Plains Athletic Conference member Dordt College in Sioux Center, Iowa. The event was the second of the season for the Tigers with several GPAC teams in attendance. The […]

Three Tigers take first at opening meet of season

Issac Van Essen

SPEARFISH, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s indoor track teams opened the 2015 season at the Myrle Hanson Memorial Open Saturday hosted by Black Hills State University in Spearfish, S.D. The Tigers had three athletes win events at the meet including sophomore Isaac Van Essen (Sioux Falls, S.D.), who placed first in […]

DWU Indoor Track Season to Start Saturday in Spearfish

Nicole Court-Menendez

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s indoor track and field season gets underway at the Myrle Hanson Memorial Open at 1 p.m. Saturday at Black Hills State University Saturday in Spearfish, S.D. Under interim head coach Derik Fossum, the Tigers are ready for another successful season with several key performers returning […]