2017 Track & Field News

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    March 24, 2017
    Pirates Close Out 12th Annual Sam Adams Danielle Openiano won the shot put and the women's 4x100 relay team recorded a new season-high on the last day of the 12th Annual Sam Adams Classic hosted by Whitworth University on March 24.
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    March 23, 2017
    Kayla Leland Breaks 5K School-Record at Sam Adams Kayla Leland ran a 17:07.11 to break a seven-year-old school-record on day one at the Sam Adams Classic on March 23.
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    March 22, 2017
    Pirates to Host 12th Annual Sam Adams Invite Whitworth track & field will host the Sam Adams/Combined Event Invite at the Whitworth Pine Bowl on March 23-24.
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    March 21, 2017
    Four Pirates Honored, Hoyos Earns Third-Straight Bella Hoyos for the third consecutive week, Matthew Nelson, Jacob Hubbard, and Sarah Cool were all recognized as Northwest Conference Student-Athletes of the Week for the week of March 13-19.
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    March 18, 2017
    Bloom and Leland Lead Pirates at Buc Scoring Andrew Bloom won the men's javelin and Kayla Leland took two first-place finishes at the Buc Scoring Meet hosted by Whitworth on Saturday, March 18.
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    March 15, 2017
    Whitworth Set to Host First Meet of 2017 Pirate track & field will host the Buc Scoring meet on Saturday, March 18 at the Whitworth Pine Bowl.
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    March 11, 2017
    Leland Finishes Fourth at Indoor Championships Kayla Leland finished fourth in the mile run and eighth in the 800-meter and Kayla Brase finished ninth in the triple jump at the 2017 Indoor Track & Field Championships on March 10-11.
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    March 10, 2017
    Leland Advances to Finals in 800 and Mile Leland won her heat in the mile and finished fifth overall in the 800 on Friday to advance to the Saturday finals for both events at the 2017 Division III Indoor Championships hosted by North Central, Ill.
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    March 07, 2017
    Three Pirates Honored by NWC Bella Hoyos, Jacob Sturtevant, and Andrew Bloom earned Northwest Conference Student-Athlete of the Week honors for their performances in their respective sports during the week of Feb. 27 through March 5.
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    March 06, 2017
    Team Kayla Headed to Indoor Nationals Kayla Leland and Kayla Brase of Whitworth track & field will head to North Central, Ill. to compete in the 2017 Division III Indoor National Championships on March 10-11.
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    March 04, 2017
    Pirates Take 14 Top Finishes at Ed Boitano Invite Whitworth track & field had 14 individual first-place finishes at the Ed Boitano Invitational hosted by Puget Sound on Saturday, March 3.
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    March 01, 2017
    Whitworth T&F to Open Outdoor Season at UPS After months of indoor, the Pirates will take to the outdoor track for the first time at the Ed Boitano Invitational hosted by Puget Sound on March 4.
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    February 26, 2017
    Pirates Post Nationally Ranked Marks at SPU The Whitworth track & field team posted three top five finishes and a pair of nationally ranked marks at the Seattle Pacific Final Qualifier Meet on Saturday, Feb. 25.
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    February 12, 2017
    Leland Runs for School Record at Husky Indoor Kayla Leland finished first with a new personal-record and school record in the mile run and the rest of the Pirates posted multiple season and career-best finishes on Sunday at the Husky Indoor hosted by the University of Washington.
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    February 07, 2017
    Pirates Ready for UW Husky Open The Whitworth track & field team will head to Seattle on Feb. 12 to compete in the Husky Open hosted by the University of Washington.
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    February 04, 2017
    McGill and Leland Lead Pirates at Cougar Indoor The Whitworth track and field team spent Friday and Saturday at the Cougar Indoor hosted by Washington State, bringing home a plethora of top 10 finishes.
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    February 01, 2017
    Whitworth T&F Returns to WSU for Cougar Indoor The Pirates will head back to Pullman for the second meet in a row to compete in the Cougar Indoor hosted by Washington State University on Feb. 3 and 4.
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    January 22, 2017
    Kayla Leland Tops Mile Run at WSU Indoor The Whitworth track & field team, led by 18 captains posted multiple top 10 finishes and personal-records at the WSU Indoor Open hosted by Washington State on January 20-21.
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    January 18, 2017
    Pirates Headed to Pullman for WSU Indoor Open The Whitworth track & field team will compete at Washington State University's Indoor Open on Friday and Saturday, Jan 20-21 in the second meet of 2017.
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    January 14, 2017
    Pirates Battle D-I Competition at Vandal Indoor In the first meet of the season, Kayla Leland showed off her prowess in the mid distance events, finishing third in the 800 and first in the mile to lead the country in both events. The Pirates posted a plethora of top 10 finishes at the meet hosted by Division I school Idaho.