BVU men’s track and field

Simpson a triple winner for BVU women’s track team

Buena Vista senior Becca Simpson completed the hat trick of individual American Rivers Conference titles by winning both the javelin throw and hammer throw, respectively, last Saturday after alreading claiming the shot put title last Friday. Simpson posted a season-best toss in the javelin on her very first attempt (44.29 meters) and held on to win the event by over […]

BVU men compete in Drake Relays, Simpson Open

The Buena Vista University men’s outdoor track and field team headed to Drake and Simpson to compete in the Drake Relays and Kip Janvrin meets, respectfully, to wrap up the week. This is the 16th annual running for the Kip Janvrin Invite and the 112th running of the Drake Relays. In the Simpson meet, Lane Jellison had a personal best […]

BVU men turn in multiple top-five finishes in meet

The Buena Vista men’s track and field team participated in the Northwestern Red Raider Open for a mid-week meet in Orange City last Wednesday and Thursday. The team had double-digit top-five finishes. Zackary Huffman took third in his first-ever decathlon with 4,546 points over the two-day event. Max Powers finished fourth with 4,057 points. Lane Jellison placed first in both […]

BVU men’s, women’s teams shine at Sioux City Relays

Beaver men have nine top-five finishes

The Buena Vista men’s track and field team competed in the 57th annual Sioux City Relays last weekend, and the Beavers had nine top-five finishes in the meet. Jadon Micke had a great performance with a second-place finish in the 400 meters with a time of 49.68 seconds. The sprint crew stayed hot with two top-six finishes with John Jeanisse […]

BVU men open indoor season with runner-up finish at Central Inv.

The Buena Vista University men’s track and field team began its indoor season with a runner-up finish in the Central College Invitational last Friday and Saturday. Max Powers took fourth place in the five-event pentathlon challenge last Friday, and BVU scored 111 points in the meet last Saturday. “A little scared we weren’t going to make the meet due to […]

BVU women turn in dominating effort at Mount Mercy

The Buena Vista women’s outdoor track and field team was dominant during the Mustang Invite hosted by Mount Mercy last Saturday, registering nine individual titles and several season-best marks. Christina Jackson captured the crown in the 100 meters, posting a season-best mark of 12.60 seconds. BVU captured five of the top nine finishes in the event with Jade Hays right […]

BVU nets personal best marks at Red Raider Open

It was a solid two days for the Buena Vista men’s outdoor track and field team at the Red Raider Open hosted by Northwestern College as the Beavers posted several high program and also personal best marks. Greg Tystahl nearly matched his best time in the 5,000 meters as he crossed in 15:50.30 to place second overall. His time is […]