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Men's Track & Field Begins the Outdoor Season in Marietta

Men's Track & Field Begins the Outdoor Season in Marietta




*Story by David Wahl III

WILMINGTON, Ohio - The Wilmington College Men's track and field team will get the outdoor season started with a meet at Marietta College.  

The Schedule:  Track and Field events lead off at 10:00 AM with High Jump and the 10,000-meter run.    

The Teams:  Wilmington will go head-to-head against the entire Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC). 

The Coach: Ron Combs continues his 23rd season as the head coach of Wilmington's men's and women's track and field teams. Combs has been named Coach of the Year, twice by the Heartland Athletic Conference, and once by the OAC. In 2002, he led the men's indoor team to a sixth-place finish at NCAA DIII Championships.

Who to Watch:  The Quaker men will showcase many athletes this weekend, including freshman Aidan Henson in the 800-meter run two weeks after running at indoor conference. Sophomore Blake Jamison will highlight the field in the Shotput and Discus, weeks after placing 2nd in Shotput at indoor conference. 

Coverage: Meet information is available - visit the link above.  Results will be available after the conclusion of the meet.  

Social Media: Wilmington athletics is represented on Facebook (Wilmington College Athletics), Twitter (@DubCQuakers) and Instagram (@DubCQuakers). Follow all the happenings of Wilmington College on social media by using the hashtag "#WeAreDubC".

Up Next: Wilmington will head to Westerville, Ohio to compete at Otterbein University next weekend.