A great day was had by hundreds of Masters, Youth, Open, Collegiate, and Elite athletes at the annual Shocker Track Club, Bill Butterworth Indoor Track Classic! And we are super tired after a 15-hour day of set-up, competition, and clean-up! A BIG thanks to all of the awesome of Officials and Volunteers that helped put on a great meet!
Here is a link to photos of this year’s STC Track & Field Combine courtesy of Shocker Track Backers … https://shockertrack.smugmug.com/STC-COMBINE/
STC Road Racing Team members participated en masse at the Pumpkin Run 5K on the Wichita State University campus Saturday!
Participants and their places were as follows –
Team Co-Director, Emily Maier, was 25th overall, the 1st female finisher, and 1st place winner in the Women’s 30-34 category in a time of 20:29.43!
Vicky Aguirre was 49th overall, and 1st place female place winner in the 35-39 category in a time of 22:38.34!
Bob Hornung was 5th overall, and 1st place male winner in the 45-49 category in a time of 18:12.46!
Lee Owens was 26th overall, and 2nd place male in the 45-49 category in a time of 20:36.69!
Sam Owens was 102nd overall, and 4th place male in the 35-39 category in a time of 25:06.92!
Kathy Chambers was 101st overall, and 1st place female in the 40-44 category in a time of 25:05.19!
David Bole was 94th overall, and 3rd place male in the 35-39 category in a time of 24:32.22!
The Shocker Track Club is a proud supporter of Wichita State University Track & Field and Head Coach Steve Rainbolt’s amazing fundraising activities! But we need your help to help them!
Here is the flyer for the first ever Bolt 2017 Golf-banquet flyer. This is in conjunction with Coach Rainbolt’s Golf Marathon and Scramble on October 30th at Willowbend Golf Club. Thank you for your support!
The STC Road Racing Team is for the casual and competitive adult runner that desires to improve their capabilities and performances with goals of competing in various road racing, cross country, and track events. Emerging Elite, and Elite athletes are welcome.
The annual membership fee is $110 and includes: coaching, coaching strategies, strategic practicing, a team competition jersey, shoe purchase discount at team sponsor First Gear Running Company, and a donation to the team foundation to support Road Racing Team Elite athletes.
STC Youth Team Director Stephanie Knab competed in her first long distance competition in today’s SeaWheeze Half Marathon in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada! Stephanie posted a very respectable time of 2:51:09! Congratulations, Stephanie!
Complete results are here >> RACE RESULTS
Track Stephanie’s progress here >> LIVE TRACKING
The Shocker Track Club will be hosting the first ever Track & Field Recruiting Combine at Friends University on July 16, 2016! This event is for high school and junior college athletes. Check out the new website (STCTrackCombine.com) and follow us on Twitter (@STCTrackCombine). Here is a flyer for the event … 2016 Track Combine flyer
Four Shocker Track Club Youth Team athletes signed Letters of Intent during recent signing periods. Garrett Kennedy – Pole Vault (Goddard Eisenhower High), and Davis Bahner – Multis (Wichita Heights High) signed with Wichita State University. Makayla Hollis – Pole Vault and Sprints (Conway Springs High) signed with Friends University. Christian Compton – Pole Vault (Derby High School) signed with Missouri Southern State University.
Wichita State junior Jamesia Milton and senior Weston Cottrell won the 2015 STC Throws Pentathlon Saturday at Cessna Stadium on the campus of Wichita State University.
Milton and sophomore teammate Kelsey Slawson battled back and forth all day with the final margin being only 82 points (3290-3208). Milton came from behind in the final event (Weight) to pull out the victory.
Cottrell battled with junior Zach Loesch before pulling away in the final event 3407-2755. Master’s competitor Rob Bergstrom did very well to end up 3rd with 2651 points.
The winners were presented with the “Rice Krispie Cup” for their efforts.