DWU hosts first Cross Country Event of 2014

Layne Tibbs

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s cross country teams hosted the DWU Invitational as part of the Blue and White Days celebration Saturday at Wild Oak Golf Course in Mitchell, S.D. The Tigers welcomed five schools to town for the event, which was won by the teams from Dordt College. The […]

DWU Cross Country set to host Invite at Wild Oak Saturday

Layne Tibbs

MITCHELL, S.D. – For the first time in the 2014 season, the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s cross country teams will compete in Mitchell as a part of the DWU Blue and White Days homecoming weekend. The DWU Invitational is scheduled to start with the women’s race at 10 a.m. at Wild Oak Golf […]

Court-Menendez makes history – again

Nicole Court-Menendez

GULF SHORES, Ala. – Nicole Court-Menendez is a perfect four-for-four on All-American honors just two years into her college track and field career. Court-Menendez wrapped up her sophomore season with the Dakota Wesleyan University track team Friday afternoon at the NAIA Outdoor National Championships in Gulf Shores, Ala., with a fourth consecutive All-American honor. The […]

Court-Menendez to represent DWU at nationals

Nicole Court-Menendez

MITCHELL, S.D. – Nicole Court-Menendez has already cemented her place in Dakota Wesleyan University track and field history. The sophomore is the most decorated female athlete in Tiger track history and, this week, she has the chance to add even more accolades to her already impressive career. Court-Menendez competes Friday afternoon at the NAIA Outdoor […]

Tigers set personal bests at GPAC Outdoor Championships

Ariana Arampatzis

CRETE, Neb. – Six members of the Dakota Wesleyan University track and field team set personal bests in seven different events over the weekend at the Great Plains Athletic Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Crete, Neb. Jessica Fossum set a school record, Ariana Arampatzis recorded top-10 marks in two events and Skylar Forgey, […]

Tigers compete at Drake Alternate Meet

Jessica Neises

ST. PETER, Minn. – Two members of the Dakota Wesleyan University track and field team recorded top-10 times or marks in school history Saturday at the Drake Alternate Meet, hosted by Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, Minn. Jessica Neises ran the fourth-best 400-meter hurdle race in school history, and Abby Fossum recorded the 10th-best […]

Tiger jumpers, sprinters compete at Mount Marty

Daniel Porter

YANKTON, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University track and field team brought its jumpers and sprinters to the Mount Marty Twilight Invite Tuesday afternoon in Yankton, S.D. Daniel Porter was the Tigers’ top finisher as he took second in the triple jump and sixth in the long jump. He recorded a mark of 42-feet-one-half inch […]

DWU picks up one win, one record in Orange City

Isaac Van Essen

ORANGE CITY, Iowa – The Dakota Wesleyan University track and field team won one event and set a school record Thursday afternoon at the Red Raider Open in Orange City, Iowa. Freshman Isaac Van Essen won the long jump competition and Jessica Fossum set the school record in the heptathlon at the two-day event. Van […]

Tiger track competes at Sioux City Relays

Ariana Arampatzis

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University track and field team competed at the annual Sioux City Relays Friday and Saturday in Sioux City, Iowa, and a handful of Tigers came away from the weekend with new personal bests. Four DWU athletes recorded times that are in the top 10 in Tiger track and field […]

Court-Menendez earns GPAC honors

Nicole Court-Menendez

MITCHELL, S.D. – Nicole Court-Menendez had a productive race Saturday afternoon. The sophomore athlete on the Dakota Wesleyan University track and field team competed in the 5,000-meter race walk at the Central Methodist Invite in Fayetteville, Mo., Saturday. She finished in the top three, set personal and school records and qualified for the NAIA Outdoor […]