Dahnke joins NSIC Hall of Fame

This article is from the West Fargo Pioneer. Fred Dahnke was inducted into the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Hall of Fame on Wednesday, July 11, at the Best Western Kelly Inn in St. Cloud, Minn., a feature attraction at the NSIC’s 13th annual Summer Kickoff event. A loyal contributor to the remarkable cross-country and track success story at Minnesota State […]

Five Dragons Earn All-American Accolades at NCAA DII Track & Field Championships

TURLOCK, Calif. – Five MSUM Dragon student-athletes were honored as All-Americans after competing at the NCAA DII Outdoor Track & Field Championships May 26-28.

Senior Christopher Heil earned All-American honors as he threw 60.84-meters (199’7″) in his third throw of the weight throw event to move to the final eight, that toss earned him fifth place and his first All-American accolade. Heil came into the event ranked 13th, while teammate Anthony Enyi competed and finished 17th overall.

The men’s 4×100 relay team finished seventh overall earning All-American honors. The Dragons finished in a time of 41.13 seconds in seventh place. The team was fifth after the preliminaries that were ran on Thursday. The squad was made up of Skyler Jackson, Brock Keaton, Laquone Robinson and Derek Bredy.

Men’s Outdoor Track and Field Team Wins NSIC Championship

ABERDEEN, S.D. – The Minnesota State University Moorhead men’s outdoor track and field team repeated what they did during the indoor season as they won the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Outdoor Championships. The women placed seventh at the Championships. The Dragon men scored 162 points, topping second place St. Cloud State by 57.5 points. Minnesota State Mankato placed third with […]

31 Dragon Student-Athletes Named to Spring Academic All-Conference Team

BURNSVILLE, Minn – The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference has announced its All-Academic Teams for the 2011 spring athletic season, with Minnesota State University Moorhead having 31 student-athletes being honored. To be eligible for this honor, the student-athlete must be a member of the varsity traveling team and have a cumulative grade point average of 3.20 or better. Furthermore, the athlete […]