You are currently viewing historical information.
-> Return to current season <-

While we strive to provide accurate historical information, there may be some inaccuracies. If you find errors, please email them to sportsinfo@uwec.edu. Please include a source of proof (newspaper, yearbook, etc.) to support your claim.

Event Calendar
September 2023
Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
       

Fri, Sep 22, 2023
Game Day Info

No Event(s) Scheduled For Selected Date

View Full Schedule & Results


Men's Track & Field Participates in Last Chance Meet

Related Story Info

Links

Results


Story Options
  Print Story
  Download PDF

Bookmark and Share

By: Ashley Hofer, Sports Information Student
Posted: Saturday, March 5, 2011 at 11:10 PM

STEVENS POINT, Wis. (UWECBlugolds.com) – With the national championships just a week away, the UW-Eau Claire men's track & field team gave one final attempt at qualifying more Blugolds for nationals at the UW-Stevens Point Last Chance competition.

On the track, Patrick Keyes (Sr.-Ham Lake, Minn./Blaine) surpassed the provisional qualification standard with a time of 7.66 in the 55-meter hurdles. His time was second-fastest in today’s field. 

Two Blugold relay teams also had strong performances. The quartet of Jake Zander (Sr.-Chippewa Falls, Wis./McDonell)Jacob Dennis-Oehling (Fr.-Whitewater, Wis.)Alex Adkinson (So.-Whitewater, Wis.) and Aaron Easker (So.-Eland, Wis./Wittenberg-Birnamwood ) raced to the finish of the distance medley for a provisional qualifying mark of 9:59.45. Eau Claire also met the provisional time in the 4x400 race, as Dennis-Oehling, Nate Kelly (Jr.-Green Bay, Wis./Ashwaubenon)Marty Richardson (Jr.-Appleton, Wis./Kimberly) and Patrick Mackin (Jr.-Green Bay, Wis./Notre Dame Academy) combined for a fifth-best time of 3:20.23.

Tony Sigrist (Jr.-Byron, Minn.) nearly met an automatic qualifying standard in the weight throw competition. Sigrist recorded a field-best toss of 18.72 meters (61-05.00), while the automatic mark is 18.75 meters. His throw still bested the provisional mark of 17.00 meters.

Blugolds who qualified will travel to Bexley, Ohio next weekend for the NCAA Division III National Championships. Competition is set for 12 p.m. on both Friday and Saturday.

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Athletics • McPhee 208 • Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004

Phone: (715) 836-3062
Questions/Comments: UW-Eau Claire Sports Information