2017 Men's Track and Field Headlines

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    February 17, 2017
    Track and Field Enjoys Productive Day at Sewanee Indoor Invitational The Oglethorpe track and field teams enjoyed a very successful day at their final indoor meet of the winter Friday in Tennessee. The men's team finished second and the women third at the Sewanee Indoor Invitational on the afternoon, with the team earning a raft of individual titles to go with the team finishes.
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    February 11, 2017
    Men's Track Finishes 4th, Women 8th at Tiger Indoor Invitational; Malik Willis Takes 400-Meter Title The Oglethorpe track and field teams enjoyed a very productive day at the Tiger Indoor Invitational Saturday in Sewanee, Tennessee, as the men's team finished fourth at the event while the women's squad finished eighth. In addition, senior Malik Willis took home the individual title in the men's 400-meter dash, posting a time of 52.64 seconds around the course. This serves as his first individual title since his SAA championship in the same event back in April 2016.
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    February 03, 2017
    Four School Indoor Track and Field Records Fall at Buccaneer Invitational The Oglethorpe track and field teams spent the weekend in Johnson City, Tennessee, at the Buccaneer Track and Field Invitational, and will bring home four indoor school records for their efforts. The event, hosted by East Tennessee State at their ETSU/Mountain States Health Alliance Athletic Center, saw both freshmen Nick Evans and Hava Stenn earn school indoor records in the 5,000-meter run on Friday, while sophomore Rodrigo Meade took the 3,000-meter record and freshman Omari Miller grabbed the 800-meter record on Saturday.
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    January 22, 2017
    Track and Field Gets Spring Season Off to Solid Start at Emory Crossplex Invitational in Birmingham The Oglethorpe track and field teams competed in the Emory Crossplex Invitational in Birmingham, Alabama, Sunday and came away with a solid performance. The men finished tied for 18th as a team while the women had several good performances, as well, against a mix of Divison I, II and III competition with a couple of NAIA teams thrown in for good measure.
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    January 20, 2017
    2017 Track and Field Season Preview The Oglethorpe track and field teams will be back in action Sunday afternoon at the EmoryCrossplex Invitational in Birmingham, Alabama. The single-day event at the Birmingham Crossplex will serve as a kickoff to the bulk of indoor track and field season for the Stormy Petrel teams. The Petrels will look to build on a 2016 season in which they should a solid amount of improvement, garnering a sixth-place finish for the women and seventh place for the men at the SAA Track and Field Championships.
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    December 02, 2016
    Two Petrels Compete at BSC Panther Indoor Icebreaker in Birmingham The Oglethorpe men's track and field team got their season off to an early start Friday in Birmingham, Alabama, as they competed at the BSC Panther Indoor Icebreaker at the Birmingham CrossPlex. Sophomore Rodrigo Meade and freshman Will Pursell competed in the mile run at the event, serving as the first meet of the indoor track and field season.
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    December 02, 2016
    Two Petrels Compete at BSC Panther Indoor Icebreaker in Birmingham The Oglethorpe men's track and field team got their season off to an early start Friday in Birmingham, Alabama, as they competed at the BSC Panther Indoor Icebreaker at the Birmingham CrossPlex. Sophomore Rodrigo Meade and freshman Will Pursell competed in the mile run at the event, serving as the first meet of the indoor track and field season.
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    November 22, 2016
    Oglethorpe SAAC Finishes Successful First Annual Toy Drive for Patients at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta The Oglethorpe Student-Athlete Advisory Committtee (SAAC) wound up their First Annual Toy Drive last week and delivered the toys received to the Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite Hospital on Friday.