Track & Field Tunes Up for Championships at Pacesetter Invitational

The Valparaiso University track & field teams competed in Terre Haute, Ind. at the Pacesetter Sports Invitational on Friday. Junior Eddie Juszczak (Lowell, Ind./Lowell) led Valpo on a day where Valpo had numerous top-10 finishers. This marked the final tune-up prior to the Missouri Valley Conference Outdoor Championships.


Valpo Produces Strong Showing in Home Meet

The Valparaiso University track & field teams hosted the Valpo Invitational on Saturday afternoon at Warren G. Hoger Track, the program’s first home meet since 2018. Valpo boasted a plethora of first-place finishes, plus one student-athlete cracked the top 5 in program history in his event and another bettered his own top-5 placement. Milwaukee and Purdue Fort Wayne joined Valpo in the field of competing teams.


Valpo Invite Set for Saturday

The Valparaiso University track & field program will host its first home meet since 2018 on Saturday at Warren G. Hoger Track and Eastgate Complex.


Valpo Relay Teams Run at Drake Relays

The Valparaiso University track & field team had a pair of relays compete in the 4x1600 at the Drake Relays in Des Moines, Iowa on Friday.


Paoletti Sets Program Record in 10,000 at Drake Relays

The accomplished Valparaiso University running career of senior Dominic Paoletti (Monroe, Mich. / Monroe St. Mary) added a new feat on Thursday night at the prestigious Drake Relays in Des Moines, Iowa. The Valpo distance standout turned in a top-10 finish at one of the nation’s most storied track & field events, etching his name atop the program record book in the process.


Track & Field Rounds Out Gibson Invitational

The Valparaiso University track & field teams competed at the Gibson Invitational in Terre Haute, Ind. on Saturday, turning in numerous personal records on a busy day of action.


Four Top-10 Finishers Lead Valpo on Friday at Gibson Invitational

The Valparaiso University track & field teams competed at the Gibson Invitational in Terre Haute, Ind. on Friday. Eric Carothers (Fishers, Ind./Hamilton Southeastern) led the way for the Brown & Gold, collecting the highest individual finish on the day as the team boasted four top-10 finishers.


Maidment Wins High Jump, Mikolajczak Climbs in Program Record Book

The Valparaiso University track & field teams competed in both the Eastern Illinois Big Blue Meet and the Benedictine Invitational on Friday. Senior Will Maidment (Woodstock, Ill./Woodstock) won the high jump at Benedictine to pace the Valpo men, while Lauren Mikolajczak (Bloomingdale, Ill./Montini Catholic) climbed to second in program history in the hammer throw for the women. In addition, Dominic Paoletti (Monroe, Mich./Monroe St. Mary) moved up in the program record book in the outdoor 5,000-meter run and T.J. Weinzimmer (Northbrook, Ill./Glenbrook North) cracked the all-time Top-5 in the outdoor triple jump on a day filled with personal bests for Valpo student-athletes.


Multiple Valpo Athletes Shine in Final Day at Bill Cornell Invite

The Valparaiso University track & field teams concluded their first outdoor meet of the season, the Bill Cornell Invite, on Saturday in Carbondale, Ill. Distance runner Dominic Paoletti (Monroe, Mich./Monroe St. Mary) collected a first-place finish in the 5000-meter runner, while senior thrower Lauren Mikolajczak (Bloomingdale, Ill./Montini Catholic) climbed to third in program history in the hammer.