2016-17 Wilmington Women's Track and Field News

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    March 25, 2017
    Stacy shines in first outdoor meet LEXINGTON, Kentucky- The Wilmington College women’s track and field team opened the outdoor portion of their season Saturday at the Transylvania Invitational. Of the 10 competing teams, the Fightin’ Quakers finished fifth, with a total of 104 points.
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    March 04, 2017
    @DubC_XCTR competes at final team meet of indoor season ADA- The Wilmington College Men’s and Women’s track and field teams travelled to Ohio Northern University Friday and Saturday to compete in a Last Chance Meet. The meet was non-scored, allowing the participants a chance to better their national standing, in an attempt to be chosen for the NCAA DIII Indoor Championship next week. Only four Fightin’ Quakers travelled to the meet, juniors Lauren Stacy (Bethel, OH/Western Brown), Pierce Burnam (New Richmond, OH/New Richmond), Kalvin Butts (St. John’s, MI/St. John’s), and Antone Truss (Yellow Springs, OH/Yellow Springs). Of the four, only Truss posted a finish that broke into the NCAA DIII top-ten in his respective event. Because of this, he will likely be the only Fightin’ Quaker to qualify for the NCAA DIII Indoor Championship.
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    February 25, 2017
    @DubC_XCTR women finish eighth at OAC Champs BEREA- The Wilmington College women’s track and field team competed in the final day of the Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC) Indoor Track and Field Championship Saturday. The event, hosted by Baldwin Wallace University, started on Friday with several field event finals, as well as many running event prelims. Saturday saw the finals of all of Friday’s preliminary events, as well as the finals of all events that were not contested on Friday. The Fightin’ Quakers, who came into day two with only eight points, finished the meet in eighth, with a total of 20 points.
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    February 24, 2017
    Stacy sets pace on day one OAC Championships BEREA- The Wilmington College women’s track and field team competed in the first of two days of the Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC) Indoor Track and Field Championship on Friday. The event, hosted by Baldwin Wallace University will end Saturday, with the finals of today’s prelim events, as well as the finals of events that have yet to be contested. Of today’s contested events, all field events were final attempts, while all running events, except the 3000-meter run and the Distance Medley Relay, were preliminary attempts. At the conclusion of day one’s events, the Fightin’ Quakers are seventh, with eight points.
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    February 18, 2017
    Stacy leads WC at Mount Union Invite ALLIANCE- The Wilmington College women’s track and field team competed in a Last Chance Meet hosted by the University of Mount Union Saturday. This was a non-scored meet, allowing student-athletes the opportunity for one last attempt at their events before Ohio Athletic Conference Championships.
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    February 11, 2017
    Truss leads @DubC_XCTR teams at Indoor All-Ohio WESTERVILLE- Eight members of the Wilmington College men’s and women’s track and field teams competed in the Indoor All-Ohio Championship hosted by Otterbein University on Saturday. The Fightin’ Quakers finished 16th on the women’s side and ninth on the men’s.
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    January 30, 2017
    Stacy named OAC Field Athlete of Week Wilmington College junior Lauren Stacy has been named Ohio Athletic Conference women’s field athlete of the week, the league announced today (January 30, 2017).
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    January 27, 2017
    Stacy, Burke shine for @DubC_XCTR at Cedarville CEDARVILLE- The Wilmington College women’s track and field team competed in an invitational at Cedarville University on Friday. Of the six competing teams, Wilmington finished fourth with 72 points.
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    January 20, 2017
    @DubC_XCTR women improve at OAC Split MARIETTA- The Wilmington College women’s track and field team traveled to Marietta, Friday, to compete in the OAC South Split Meet. Five of the ten OAC teams competed in this meet: Otterbein University, Capital University, Muskingum University, Marietta College, and the Fightin’ Quakers. Of these five teams, Wilmington finished fourth with 61 points.
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    January 14, 2017
    @DubC_XCTR Women finish sixth at Otterbein Invite DELAWARE- The Wilmington College women’s track and field team competed in a nine-team invitational at Otterbein University on Saturday. High finishes from several athletes helped the Fightin’ Quakers to capture sixth place with 42 points.
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    December 10, 2016
    Stacy, Burnam represent WC at Oiler Opener FINDLAY- Juniors Lauren Stacy (Bethel, OH/Western Brown) and Pierce Burnam (New Richmond, OH/New Richmond) of the Wilmington College women's and men's track and field teams competed against a number of Division II and III schools at the Oiler Opener on Friday and Saturday. Over the course of the meet, Burnam set two new school records, while Stacy achieved a personal best that earned her a spot in the national Division III rankings for the season.
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    December 03, 2016
    @DubC_XCTR women open season with Tiffin Alumni Open The Wilmington College women’s track and field team opened the indoor portion of their season Saturday at the Tiffin Alumni Open. This unscored meet allowed the opportunity for the Fightin’ Quakers to compete against various NCAA Division II schools, unattached athletes, as well as fellow OAC schools.