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Indoor Track Begins; Matt East Shines

Indoor Track Begins; Matt East Shines

The Southern Oregon track and field team opened the 2016 indoor season up at the Tracktown USA High Performance meet last Friday in Portland.   For the women, Tierra Barrett placed 14th in both the 200 (27.64) and 400 meters (1:02:08), while Kristine Dunn finished 15th in the 200 and 21st (27.8) in the 400 (1:04.95). […]

Showdown in Raider Stadium

Showdown in Raider Stadium

This past Friday and Saturday marked the annual Cascade Collegiate Conference Track Meet, bringing ten teams from across the pacific northwest to Raider Stadium to compete. Not only was this meet significant in that the Raiders hadn’t hosted a home track meet in over five years but, they were also defending the Men’s title the Raiders […]

Track Plays Host For First Time In Years

Track Plays Host For First Time In Years

The sun shone bright this weekend on Raider Stadium as temperatures rose up near eighty degrees for the SOU track and field team to debut its new track.  For most members of the  team, this will be their first time participating in a home meet.  It has been more than 5 years since the last […]

Raiders Succeed at Chico State Twilight

Courtesy of Sports Information Desk CHICO – Holly Haga highlighted the Southern Oregon University track and field team’s performance finishing first in discus with a throw of 150-11 becoming an automatic NAIA Championship qualifier Saturday at the Chico State Distance Carnival/Twilight. Amelia Maguin also hit automatic qualifier marks in the 100-meter hurdles (14.90) and the […]

SOU Men’s Track Named CCC Team of the Week

The Southern Oregon men’s track and field team has been named Cascade Collegiate Conference Adidas Team of the Week, the conference office announced. Southern Oregon traveled to the Bay Area over the weekend to compete in Friday’s San Francisco State Distance Carnival. The Raiders claimed a pair of individual event titles, one meet record, five […]

Raider Relay Team Sets NAIA Record to Claim Championship

GENEVA, Ohio – Southern Oregon concluded its trip to Ohio with a historic performance as the top-ranked distance medley relay squad set a new NAIA record while claiming the event title at the NAIA Indoor Track & Field Championships. The DMR team of Zach Boyd-Helm, Jonz Olander, Kevin Jorgensen and Eric Avila improved on its […]

Track & Field Close To Finish

While the Track and Field Season is not over yet, the Raiders are very close to crossing that final finish line and they’ve been impressive the entire time. While Southern Oregon has no doubt excelled in the long distance category, the Raiders have also found a way to dominate in hurdles, shot put and discus.

Olstedt Named Red Lion Athlete of the Week

Courtesy of Sports Information Desk Southern Oregon senior Dennis Olstedt has been named the Cascade Conference Red Lion Track Athlete of the Week. The honor comes on the heels of an impressive weekend at the Pacific Twilight in Forest Grove. Olstedt earned an NAIA “A” standard mark in the 400 hurdles with an event winning […]

Track & Field Getting Ready For Final Stage

While the rest of Southern Oregon University’s varsity teams have completed their seasons, the Raiders’ Track and Field team is busy getting ready for the last few events left this year. The only two events left on the Raiders’ plate are the Cascade Conference Championships and the NAIA National Championships. Given how strong Southern Oregon […]

Perry Named Athlete Of The Week

Courtesy of Sports Information Desk For the second time this season, Southern Oregon junior Max Perry has been named the Cascade Conference Red Lion Field Athlete of the Week. Perry’s honor comes after helping the Raiders team with Oregon Tech to win the men’s crown at the annual Oregon/California Border Clash in Klamath Falls. Perry […]

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