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Tabor track teams battle at soggy home invitational

Tabor track teams battle at soggy home invitational

Jonathan Hinerman finished fifth in the steeplechase Tabor College hosted its annual track and field invitational meet on a cool and rainy Saturday at Joel H. Wiens Stadium. “While the weather conditions made many events battles of attrition, Tabor did have several event winners and good performances,” coach Dave Kroeker said. For the men, Austin Cheatham won the shot put, […]

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TC’s Cheatham breaks school’s shot record

The Tabor College track teams competed at the Baker Relays, highlighted by Austin Cheatham winning the men’s shot put with a school-record throw of 54 feet, 21⁄2 inches, and throwing a qualifying mark for the NAIA Outdoor National Meet. Steve Morris had held the shot put record since 1976. Also hitting a national qualifying mark in the shot put was […]

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Bluejays on track

Bluejays on track

The Tabor men’s roster of 21 athletes will be led by their throwers again this season as head coach Dave Kroeker begins his 18th season at the helm Coming off a fifth-place finish at the KCAC Indoor Track and Field Champion­ships in early February, the Tabor College men’s and women’s teams opened its spring season March 15 with an encouraging […]

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Tabor’s Cheatham qualifies for NAIA Indoor Nationals

Tabor College shot-put thrower Austin Cheatham qualified for the NAIA Indoor Nationals during the Johnson Community College Cavalier Night Indoor Relays on Friday. His throw of 52 feet, 93⁄4 inches is a new Tabor indoor record and 3 feet farther than his previous best. Cheatham is a redshirt freshman from Hesston. Other highlights included Robert Phillips’ weight throw of 52-0 […]

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Tabor wins 5 golds at KCAC meet

Tabor wins 5 golds at KCAC meet

Cole Younger (center) led from start to finish in the 200-meter dash at the KCAC Outdoor Meet Friday on his way to a personal-best time of 21.80 seconds. He was one of three Bluejay men to earn gold medals. Daniel Quiring won the hammer (172 feet, 4 inches) and Avery Franz won the triple jump (46-6). Meanwhile, for the women, […]

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TC earns 3 gold medals at home meet

TC earns 3 gold medals at home meet

Daniel Quiring shows the form that led to a first-place throw in the hammer at the Tabor Invitational Saturday with a throw of 162 feet, 11 inches. The Tabor College track and field team hosted a meet Saturday. Daniel Quiring highlighted the men’s performances by winning the hammer with a throw of 162 feet, 11 inches. “Daniel had a really […]

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Tabor track competes at Friends

The Tabor College track and field team competed at the Friends Invitational Friday and Saturday. Alyssa Windle recorded the highest women’s finish, earning the silver medal in the discus with a throw of 157 feet, 4 inches, once again bettering her own school record. She placed third in the shot put (in an NAIA “B” standard 43-10) and seventh in […]

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Tabor competes at Emporia State

Tabor competes at Emporia State

Parker Findley won his heat in the 110-meter hurdles Saturday at Emporia State with a time of 16.07 seconds, good for 26th place overall. The Tabor College track and field team competed at the Emporia State Relays Saturday. Alyssa Windle highlighted the meet by setting a new Tabor record in the discus. Her throw of 150 feet, 3 inches achieved […]

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Great shot for a great future

Great shot for a great future

• Tabor’s record-setting Robert Phillips is looking for a good outdoor season and an even better life. When he steps into the shot put ring to compete for Tabor College, Robert Phillips doesn’t over think it. He knows his preparation has made him ready. “I breathe,” Phillips said. “A lot of people, they get into the ring, they want to […]

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2 national qualifiers highlight TC Invite

2 national qualifiers highlight TC Invite

Amy Horner shows the form that led to a first-place finish in the triple jump with a leap of 38 feet, 63⁄4 inches Saturday at the Tabor Invite. Horner achieved the NAIA A standard and qualified for nationals in that event. The Tabor College outdoor track and field team hosted an invitational meet Saturday. Two national qualifiers highlighted the women’s […]

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