2012 Men's Track & Field News

August 1, 2012
Track & Field teams take home academic honor
The Simpson men's and women's track and field teams earned USTFCCCA All-Academic Team honors for the 2012 season.

July 31, 2012
Storm Top 10 Countdown: No. 2
The track & field teams sent three athletes to nationals and all three came home with hardware.

June 5, 2012
Ellingson, Coy named Student-Athletes of the Month
Track and field athletes Catie Ellingson and Ben Coy closed their career with All-America honors en-route to being named the May Student-Athletes of the Month.

May 31, 2012
Simpson places 24 on spring academic all-conference team
Twenty-four student-athletes competing in spring sports met the requirements for the 2012 Iowa Conference All-Academic Team

May 26, 2012
Bak turns in memorable performance, Coy qualifies for finals
Kinsey Bak earned All-America honors by placing seventh in the high jump and Ben Coy qualifeid for the 400-meter finals on Friday.

May 24, 2012
Ellingson places fourth in 1500, Coy eighth in 400 at nationals
Simpson sent three national qualifiers to California this weekend and all are coming back with hardware.

May 21, 2012
Simpson sends three to outdoor nationals
Catie Ellingson, Ben Coy and Kinsey Bak will represent Simpson at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field Championships this week.

May 18, 2012
Simpson athletes compete in national qualifiers
Four Simpson track and field athletes tried to improve their chances at making nationals on Thursday night.

May 12, 2012
Edwardson wins 10K at conference championships
Ryan Edwardson captured his second-straight conference championship in the 10,000 meters at the IIAC Championships.

May 11, 2012
Simpson kicks off IIAC Championships
Ben Coy turned in the top qualifying time in the 400 meters for Simpson on day one of the IIAC Championships.

May 4, 2012
Peaking at the right time
In the twilight of his career, Ryan Edwardson is putting together some of the fastest times of his life.

May 4, 2012
Simpson runs well at Messersmith Invite
Ben Coy and the Simpson track and field team posted several career and season bests at the Mark Messersmith Invite on Friday.

April 27, 2012
2012 Kip Janvrin Open starts today
The seventh annual Kip Janvrin Open presented by Beynon began today with the discus and hammer throws. Running starts Friday.

April 27, 2012
Conditions no match for the Storm at Kip Janvrin
The Simpson track and field team posted nine, top-five finishes as it hosted the Kip Janvrin Open on Thursday and Friday. [full story]

April 17, 2012
SAAC holds recognition banquet
Simpson's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee held its annual awards banquet Monday, April 16.

April 14, 2012
Storm run strong on final day of Jim Duncan Invite
Ben Coy placed 10th in the 400 meters on the final day of the Jim Duncan Invitational.

April 13, 2012
Cord's toss highlights day one at Jim Duncan Invitational
John Cord placed third in the javelin throw on Friday at the Jim Duncan Invitational at Drake Stadium.

April 4, 2012
Edwardson shines, Simpson crowns eight at Loras Midweek
Ryan Edwardson shattered his previous personal best time in winning the 5,000 meters at the Loras Midweek Invite on Wednesday.

March 31, 2012
Simpson wins four events at Central Invite
The Simpson track and field teams won four events at the season-opening Central Invitational on Saturday.

March 3, 2012
Simpson track & field competes at last chance meet
Kinsey Bak won the high jump and reset the school triple jump record at the North Central Last Chance Meet on Friday.

February 25, 2012
Men's track and field takes sixth at conference
Matt Stone and Brad Vogel contributed second-place finishes as Simpson took sixth at the IIAC Indoor Track & Field Championships, which concluded Saturday.

February 24, 2012
Men's track and field in seventh at IIACs
The men's track and field team sits in seventh place after the first day of the Iowa Conference Championships.

February 17, 2012
4x4 team shines at Iowa
Simpson's 4x400-meter relay team of Ben Coy, Brandon Christensen, Brice Sheeder and Brad Vogel placed third at the Iowa Invitational.

February 11, 2012
Stone leads Simpson to seventh at Grinnell
Matt Stone won the 800 meters and the men's track and field team placed seventh at Grinnell on Saturday.

February 4, 2012
Storm take home three titles at Cornell
Bayley Fleshner, Matt Stone and Josh Diehm all won events for Simpson at the Cornell Hilltop Invitational.

January 28, 2012
Track teams take fourth at Spartan Open
The men's and women's track and field teams placed fourth at the Spartan Open in Dubuque on Saturday.

December 9, 2011
Simpson athletes perform well at Iowa State
Kinsey Bak won the high jump and Matt Stone placed third in the Mile at the Cyclone Holiday Preview on Friday.