Shocker Track Club Elite Team Member, Aaron True, will compete Saturday in the Javelin at the 2021 USATF Olympic Trials!
True, from Lebo, Kansas, is one of four of the 24 javelin throwers in the US men’s Olympic trials from Kansas. Brett Thompson (Erie/Pitt State), Joshua Hudiburg (Fort Scott/Pitt State), and Logan Wolfley (Silver Lake/KSU) are the others. All four were state champions in high school and all four were All-American in college in the javelin.
Follow the action Live >> https://www.usatf.org/events/2021/2020-u-s-olympic-team-trials-track-field
Shocker Track Club Elite Team Member Aaron True made his season debut competing in the Wichita State University KT Woodman Track Classic at Cessna Stadium. True, who has a qualifying mark to compete in the 2021 Olympic Trials, won the Javelin competition with an outstanding throw of 71.86m (235′-9″). True plans to compete again soon.
Shocker Track Club Open Team Member, Keegan Staats, competed in the 1500m and lowered his PR by over 12 seconds!
Eleven (11) athletes – all current Elite or former Youth Team members – of the Shocker Track Club competed hard and well at the Wichita State Shocker Spring Invitational! A quick run down of the participants follows –
Elite Team Members Tonya Nero (3rd 5000m), Skylar Arneson (3rd Hammer), and Dominic Artis (4th 200m) competed with excellent marks in their outdoor debuts!
Wichita State University Team members Jaleel Montgomery (1st 100m (1st), 3rd 200m , and 4×1), Kyler Meyer (7th High Jump, 8th 100H ), Audrey Bebermeyer (9th Pole Vault), Alyssa Wheeler (6th PV), Jalyn Whorton (14th LJ, 14th 100H, 10th 200m ), and Sadie Boos (Hammer 13th)(STC Youth Team Coach).
Results >> WSU Shocker Spring Invitational Results
Thank you to the athletes that were able to compete in our meet. It was truly a challenge to plan and facilitate but could not have been done with out the tireless work of Friends University Track and Field, our many Officials, and an outstanding group of safety-minded and courageous athletes. A big shout-out to Gary Patton, M75, who ran 5:55.26 in the mile, breaking the American indoor record by 15 seconds!
Final Results > FriendsU STC Indoor Final Results 2021
Attention Open, Elite, and Masters Track Athletes –
Registration is now open for the 2021 Friends U*Ottawa U*Shcoker Track Club First Chance Qualifier.
Only 75 athletes in the Open (ages 19-29), Elite (Ages 19 and above), and Masters (Ages 30 and up) categories will be approved to compete. Slots are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Interested Open and Elite Athletes MUST contact Darren Muci at firstname.lastname@example.org to begin the registration process and provide their name, birthdate, email, cell phone, and events. If approved by Meet Management a link will be provided to complete the meet registration process and make payment.
Interested Masters Athletes contact contact Joe Hoover at email@example.com to begin the registration process and provide their name, birthdate, email, cell phone, and events. If approved by Meet Management a link will be provided to complete the meet registration process and make payment.
Entry Fees are $25 for a maximum of three (3) events.
The deadline for registration in Direct Athletics is 5:00 p.m. CST on Wednesday, January 6, 2021.
Complete information is available in this document >> Friends Ottawa STC Indoor 2021 Competition Information
Meet Schedule is here >> Friends Ottawa STC 2nd Draft First Chance Qualifier – Event Schedule 2021-3
SAVE THE DATE!
The 2020 Shocker Track Club Bill Butterworth will be held on Friday, January 24, 2020 and Saturday, January 25, 2020 at Wichita State University’s Heskett Center Track. Events will be held for Youth, High School, Open and Elite, and Masters athletes! All eligible athletes may compete. The complete schedule will be announced soon!
Shocker Track Club Elite Team Member Tonya Nero won the Women’s Half Marathon in today’s Prairie Fire Race! Her time – which placed her 9th overall – was 1:16:36! Complete results are available at www.prairiefiremarathon.com
Have questions about any of the Shocker Track Club programs? See below for the informational flyer! Still have questions? Email Darren Muci at firstname.lastname@example.org
The wait is finally over! Registration is now open for the 2019 Shocker Track Club Wichita Outdoor Masters/Open Track Meet! Block the late afternoon and early evening of Friday, September 20th for Throws Events, and all day on Saturday, September 21st for (morning) Horizontal Jumps, High Jump, Pole Vault, and a (afternoon) full slate of Running Events!
Meet Information >> Wichita Masters.Open 2019 REGISTRATION-2
Online Meet Registration >> Instructions for 2019 STC Wichita Outdoor Masters Open Online Reg
Parking >> WSU Parking Document
Due to construction south of Wichita State’s Cessna Stadium, the parking location has changed, and the stadium entrance for Registration is on the north end of the east stadium bleachers. Please review the map of Wichita State for details.
Contact Larry Staton at email@example.com or (316) 214-4655 with any questions!
Officials are also needed; contact Darren Muci at firstname.lastname@example.org if interested!
Shocker Track Club Elite Team Member Aaron True (competing in his final meet for Wichita State University Track and Field) finished 7th in the Men’s Javelin at the USATF National Championship Meet in Des Moines, Iowa with a throw of 72.05m (236′-4″)! True was competing in his second event after a storied All-American career at Wichita State University!
Results >> https://results.usatf.org
Wichita State University Track and Field will again host the Shocker Summer Series Track and Field Meets! Competitors of ALL AGES are welcome! Six (6) meets will be held on Thursday nights beginning May 30, 2019 through July 11, 2019 at Wichita State University’s Cessna Stadium Track. Registration begins at 5:00 p.m. with competition starting promptly at 6:00 p.m. The $5 entry fee allows registrants to compete in as many events as they desire.
Complete information is available here >> Shocker Summer Series