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track and field
August 21, 2018
Report charges sexual harassment by University of Minnesota Duluth women's coach
DULUTH, Minn.—Joanna Warmington announced her resignation as women's cross country and track and field coach at the University of Minnesota...
August 21, 2018 - 8:35am
July 17, 2018
All-Comers meet is fun for kids, fun for spectators
WORTHINGTON -- As athletic events go, the All-Comers Track and Field Meet staged by the Worthington Area YMCA isn’t exactly high-caliber. But...
July 17, 2018 - 7:00pm
July 13, 2018
Les Knutson: Windom's Bass learned to skim the hurdles, won state crown in '84
BY LES KNUTSON The Globe sports columnist Today, he is one of best high school basketball referees in southwest Minnesota, having been selected to officiate at the last three boys state tournaments. Thirty-four years ago, he was the 1984 Class A state champion in the 110-meter high...
July 13, 2018 - 7:42pm
July 2, 2018
Les Knutson: Fulda prep track records have real staying power
BY LES KNUTSON The Globe sports columnist FULDA -- Over the years, there have been lots of individual and relay state track and field champions from southwestern Minnesota. Less than four weeks ago, Luverne’s girls won the Class A 4x800-meter relay in impressive fashion, clocking...
July 2, 2018 - 4:48pm
June 10, 2018
State track and field: Boltjes comes through for Ellsworth; gold eludes Woelber
BY AARON HAGEN The Globe ST. PAUL -- A year ago, the Ellsworth track team was so small, it didn’t need a large vehicle to go to the section...
June 10, 2018 - 12:26pm
State track and field: Luverne relay team, Neece pace area girls at Hamline
ST. PAUL -- When the Luverne girls 4x800-meter relay team captured first place Saturday in the Minnesota state Class A track and field meet,...
June 10, 2018 - 12:10pm
June 9, 2018
State track and field: Luverne girls 4x800 relay team, PA's Neece win titles
ST. PAUL -- Luverne High Schools girls 4 x 800-meter relay team and Pipestone Area's Michelle Neece earned first-place finishes Saturday at the 2018 Minnesota state Class A track and field meet at Hamline University in St. Paul. Cardinals Regan Feit, Jadyn Anderson, Tenley Nelson...
June 9, 2018 - 11:41pm
June 6, 2018
The Drill: Ojulu steps lively and quick in 300-meter hurdles
WORTHINGTON -- In track and field, most successful hurdlers are taller than the average person. Obang Ojulu of Worthington High School is an...
June 6, 2018 - 7:00am
June 1, 2018
Section 2AA track and field: Bang! Ojulu smashes WHS hurdle record
ST. PETER -- Obang Ojulu didn’t endear himself to track and field officials on the campus of Gustavus Adolphus College on Friday. But what...
June 1, 2018 - 7:03pm
Section 3A track and field: Luverne girls win three relays; Woelber wins all three jumps; Boltjes brothers pace Ellsworth
BY LES KNUTSON The Globe MONTEVIDEO -- On a sunny and warm late-spring afternoon, the best high school track and field athletes from the 25 participating teams in Section 3A converged at Thunderhawk Stadium Thursday, striving to earn a chance to advance to next week’s state Class...
June 1, 2018 - 7:56am
May 30, 2018
Section 2AA track and field: Trojans place, advance
ST. PETER -- In an event delayed by rain, several Worthington Trojans placed, and others advanced in first-day Section 2AA track and field competition on Wednesday. Some events didn't finish, forcing competitors to begin an hour earlier (9 a.m.) for the section finals on Friday. The...
May 30, 2018 - 10:33pm
May 24, 2018
Sub-Section track and field: Area athletes advance to next stage
LUVERNE -- The first steps toward a state championship were taken on Thursday as the sub-section track and field meets were contested. In Section 3A, the East sub-section was at Redwood Falls, while the Southwest sub-section was in Luverne.
May 24, 2018 - 10:40pm
May 15, 2018
Track and field: Fun in the sun at the Trojan Relays
WORTHINGTON -- The weather was warm -- even hot -- at the 66th running of the Trojan Relays on Tuesday. So warm, in fact, that the athletes who...
May 15, 2018 - 10:20pm
May 12, 2018
Track and field: Luverne girls win Big South title
PIPESTONE -- The Luverne girls track and field team captured four relays, and Michelle Neece of Pipestone Area won four individual events Saturday at the Big South Conference track and field meet. The LHS girls took the 4x100 in 52.72, the 4x200 (1:50.63), 4x400 (4:17.04) and 4x800...
May 12, 2018 - 9:27pm
May 11, 2018
Track and field: Worthington is the place Tuesday for Trojan Relays
WORTHINGTON -- The old joke was that you’d better have your umbrella ready for the Trojan Relays. Just like snowstorms come during the state boys basketball tournament, rain arrives every time the Trojan Relays run.
May 11, 2018 - 7:10pm