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 […]

DWU track and field/XC coach Belling resigns

Belling Pat

MITCHELL, S.D. – After eight years at Dakota Wesleyan University, Tiger track and field and cross country Head Coach Patrick Belling is stepping down effective immediately, DWU Athletic Director Curt Hart announced Thursday. Belling recently completed his ninth season as the head cross country coach and was in preparation for the upcoming Tiger indoor track […]

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 […]