Falcons take fourth at GNAC

Brannan, Charelson, Markham make nationals

Senior Kyra Brannan started off the 2017 GNAC Outdoor Championships strong for the Falcons this past Friday, May 12, with a first-place finish in the women’s long jump where she leaped to 18-11¼. Held at the McArthur Field on the Western Oregon University campus in Monmouth, Oregon, the SPU women’s team took home fourth place […]

Falcons ready for GNAC championships

SPU women jump to No. 9

At their last regular outdoor track meet of the season, the Falcons put forth one last effort before heading into the GNAC championships this coming Friday and Saturday. This past Saturday, May 6, the Falcons competed in the Ken Shannon Invitational at the University of Washington’s outdoor track. The women’s team was led by junior […]

SPU takes second and third in GNAC Multi-Event Championship

Moving on up. Many of the Seattle Pacific University track and field athletes improved their rankings and personal best records this past weekend at two separate events. In addition, three SPU women athletes competed in the GNAC Multi-Event Championships in a two-day event this past Monday and Tuesday. In the first meet, three SPU women […]

Falcons soar as postseason approaches

SPU women reach top 10 in weekly rankings

Just a week ago, the Seattle Pacific women’s team was ranked No. 13 on the weekly West Region list compiled by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association. After this past week, they have moved up to the ninth spot on that list. With moving up in the rankings, the women’s team […]

Springing their way to the top

Individual Falcons earn high marks at Emilie Mondor Invitational

This past weekend, the Falcons competed in the Emilie Mondor Invitational in Burnaby, B.C. at the Terry Fox Field at Simon Fraser. Coming out strong for the Falcons was first-year Lani Taylor and senior Kyra Brennan. Taylor ran a season-best time of 56.76 taking first place in the 400-meter dash. She also acquired a season-best […]

Track and Field open season

The Falcons soar at UW Indoor Preview, prepare for season meets

Seattle Pacific University’s track and field team came out strong on Saturday’s first meet of the season. The UW Indoor Preview acts as a jump start to the season, giving the athletes and coaches a taste of what is to come. “It’s always a challenge of managing expectations for the first meet and thereafter: it’s […]