Thursday, May 23, 2013
MARION, Ind. - Northwest University’s Luke Fischer broke his own NU record with a throw of 66.9m (219’-06”) in the javelin to win the NAIA championship this afternoon at the 2013 NAIA National Outdoor Track & Field Meet. With the win, Luke also earns NAIA All-American status for the second consecutive year.
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
KIRKLAND, Wash. - NU’s Luke Fischer and Matt Porter depart along with Eagle coach Mark Mandi for Marion, Indiana and the 2013 NAIA National Outdoor Track & Field Championships. The meet takes place on the campus of Indiana Wesleyan. All athletes and coaches will stay in the on-campus dorms during their time in Marion.
Saturday, May 11, 2013
GRESHAM, Ore. - The Eagles are off to a good start in today’s CCC track & field championships as Luke Fischer won the javelin event with a record toss of 213-08, over a foot farther than his previous NU record of 212-04 set last year. Fischer has already qualified for the NAIA outdoor nationals in Marion, Indiana which begin May 23.
Friday, May 10, 2013
GRESHAM, Ore. - Matt Porter punched his ticket to the 2013 NAIA Outdoor Track & Field Championships this afternoon at the CCC Championships as he posted an NAIA “B” qualifying time in the 3000 steeplechase of 9:26.35, almost six seconds better than his previous season best time. His time was good enough for 5th place in the finals. All Eagle participants showed improvement as they bettered previous season marks.