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Friends of Concordia Throws,
(See New Photos of the Throw Center Below)
Concordia's Collegiate Championship season has just concluded with our throwers winning several titles and reaching many PRs (Personal Records) at the big meets.
Next Up…US Track & Field Olympic Trials
Annie Hess will compete in the women’s discus qualifying Friday June 27. If she makes the top twelve, the finals are Sunday the 29th.
Concordia Hammer Coach Mike Milakovic is inches from hitting the qualifying mark.
CU Javelin Coach,
NAIA National Championships May 22-24
Year Three of Concordia Track & Field….
CU men win 5th place in the team competition!
CU women 13th place in the team competition!
Concordia Throwers - Three National Champions!
Men’s Hammer - Greg Schulz - 207’ 4” 63.41m PR
Women’s Discus - Annie Hess - 192’ 7” 58.69m PR
Men’s Discus - Nik Kay - 190’ 7” 58.33m PR
Concordia Throwers earn Six All-American awards
Lauren Sexton JT
Paul Roshau JT
Nik Kay DT
Matt Artau DT
Annie Hess DT
Female Athlete of the Meet – Annie Hess
NAIA Record – Discus Throw
#8 US Women 2008 year to date
#1 Collegiate Woman 2008 at any division
Repeat NAIA National Champion 2007 & 2008
CU Throwers at Nationals
M-Hammer Greg Champion PR - Nik Kay 7th 182’ (2) PRs - Jeremiah Drelleshak 15th
M-Javelin Paul Roshau 2nd place 212’
W-Javelin Lauren Sexton 3rd place
M-Shot Put Leon Carl 11th place
W-Discus Annie Champion (2) PRs Kate Tripp 13th
W-Shot Put Kate Tripp 14th Annie Hess
M-Discus Nik Champion PR Matt Artau 4th place All-American, Leon Carl
Cascade Conference Championships May 9 & 10 Mt Hood CC, Gresham OR,was a break out performance for the throwers as a team. The CU Men won the CCC Title by 51 points and the Women were Champs by 42 points. Concordia men have won the team title all three years of competition. Our women have won the title the last two years.
Men’s Field Event Athlete of the Meet –
Nik Kay SP 2nd, DT 2nd, HT 2nd
Women’s Field Event Athlete of the Meet –
Annie Hess Champion DT, HT, SP 2nd
Concordia Throwers Conference Highlights
Personal Records (6)
Leon DT, HT - Derek SP - Nik HT - Michael DT - Annie HT
Season Records (6)
Leon SP - Lauren HT, SP - Nik SP - Matt DT - Chrissi SP
School Records (1)
Annie HT 152'1" 46.35m
Repeat Champions (5)
Annie DT (3) - Greg HT (3) - Leon SP (3) - Kate SP (2) - Lauren JT (2)
Meet Records (3)
Annie DT 171' 6" - Matt DT 176' 4" - Lauren JT 158'
Our International Elite guest,
The Throw Center is moving rapidly to completion. Check this blog for the latest photos. Crushed brick, sand, wood chips and other materials are being put in place. We still hope to have grass to throw onto by early July.
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