The Valparaiso University track & field team made its annual trip to Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Mich. to compete in the Bill Clinger Classic, which began on Friday. Tori Gerhardt (Westville, Ind. / Chesterton) finished as the runner-up in the weight throw, while Micah Mullings (Minesing, Ontario, Canada / Barrie North) did the same in the triple jump. Both were among the Beacons who established new personal bests.
The Valparaiso University track & field program has announced its slate for the 2023 outdoor season, which will commence after the indoor campaign culminates with the Missouri Valley Conference Indoor Championships hosted by Valpo at Gately Park in Chicago in late February.
The Valparaiso University track & field team competed in its first meet of the spring semester on Friday, getting a sneak peek of the facility that will host the 2023 Missouri Valley Conference Indoor Championships by making the short trip to Chicago’s southside for the Blue Demon Alumni Classic hosted by DePaul at Gately Park. Ignacio Veloz Bonilla (San Juan, P.R. / American Military Academy) got the new year off to a favorable start, setting a program record in the indoor 800 en route to winning the event.
The Valparaiso University cross country and track & field programs have announced a trio of incoming distance runners for the 2023-2024 academic and athletic year.
The Valparaiso University track & field team began the 2022-2023 indoor season on Friday night by competing against quality competition at the Blue & Gold Invitational hosted by the University of Notre Dame. Numerous veteran Beacons had personal records, while the freshman class was well represented with countless rookies turning in strong performances.
The Valparaiso University men’s and women’s track & field programs have announced their schedule for the 2022-2023 indoor season, which will begin on Dec. 2 with the Blue & Gold Invitational, hosted by Notre Dame.