2008-09 UCCS Men's Track & Field Releases

July 20, 2009Statement by chancellor, athletic director on death of UCCS' David MuellerUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs Chancellor Pam Shockley-Zalabak and Athletic Director Steve Kirkham issued the following statement today, July 20, in response to the death of UCCS student-athlete David Mueller.
May 12, 2009UCCS alum Tum featured in Wichita Eagle
May 5, 2009UCCS Men Set New Mark with 54 Points at RMAC Championships, Women Collect 27Dami Oladiran continued his remarkable rapid rise in sprinter circles by taking fourth place in the 100-meter dash finals Tuesday at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships.
May 4, 2009Freshman Duo Takes Second and Sixth in Decathlon at RMAC Track ChampionshipsALAMOSA - Entering the homestretch of the final event of the men's decathlon - the 1,500-meter run - a hint of a smile crossed Brian Hopkins' face.
April 26, 2009UCCS 4X100 Team Sets New School Record with a Little Help from FriendsFORT COLLINS - Sometimes we have to get by with a little help from our friends.
April 18, 2009Mountain Lions Compete at KU RelaysLAWRENCE, Kan. - The 10 Mountain Lions competing at the 82nd annual Kansas Relays Thursday were able to leave with several P.R.'s and season bests as every runner finished in the top 30 of every field in their respective events.
April 11, 2009Mountain Lions Face All Divisions at University of Colorado InvitationalBOULDER - Deep fields and tough competition from every division made for good performances all around as the Mountain Lions returned to Boulder for the second time in the outdoor season for the University of Colorado Invitational.
April 3, 2009Mountain Lions Beat the Snow, Compete at Spank Blasing Meet in PuebloPUEBLO - The CSU-Pueblo Thunderwolves broke in their new track while hosting their debut invitational at Friday's Spank Blasing Invitational. As seems typical of early outdoor track season, 25 mile per hour winds prevailed, making an already somewhat difficult day more difficult for the Mountain Lions.
March 27, 2009CSU-Pueblo Invite postponedSaturday's CSU-Pueblo Thunderwolves Invite was postponed due to what CSU-Pueblo officials called the worst blizzard in 18 years.
March 13, 2009Gomez becomes first UCCS field athlete to earn all-American statusHOUSTON, Texas - High jumper Steven Gomez became the first Mountain Lion to achieve All-American status in any field event at the NCAA Indoor National Championship on Friday.
February 28, 2009UCCS Closes to Within Point of Clinching Steel & Silver Series at RMAC MeetCHADRON, Neb. - The second day of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference indoor track championships drew to a close Saturday evening with the Mountain Lions in sixth place on the men's side and seventh place on the women's side.
February 26, 2009UCCS' Gomez earns second RMAC field athlete of the week award this seasonUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs high jumper Steven Gomez was named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Men's Field Athlete of the Week, the conference announced Wednesday.
February 20, 2009Gomez Punches Ticket to Nationals at CSM Twilight InvitationalGOLDEN, CO - The Mines Twilight Invitational would have been more appropriately named the Mines Midnight Invitational.
January 28, 2009UCCS high jumper Gomez named RMAC field athlete of the weekUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs high jumper Steven Gomez was named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference men's field athlete of the week, the conference announced Wednesday.
January 24, 2009Freshmen Steal the Show as UCCSCompetes at CU-Potts InvitationalThe younger members of the UCCS track team were the ones to steal the show at the CU-hosted Pott's Invitational.
January 23, 2009Hopkins in second place after first dayof competition at CU Potts InvitationalWhen it comes to tackling something you've never done before, it's all about taking the right approach.
January 16, 2009Track & Field Team Shakes Off Some Rust,Gets Wins at Air Force All-Comers MeetUS AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. - There's nothing like a few winning performances to ring in the new year, and the start of the indoor track season. At Friday's Air Force All-Comers meet, the Mountain Lions opened up their season with a bang en route to some personal-best marks and a few victories.
December 10, 2008First UCCS multiple all-American inspires current Mountain LionsArguably the greatest athlete to compete for the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs returned Monday to inspire the current generation of Mountain Lions.Trent Briney, the first multiple all-American at UCCS and an alternate on the 2004 U.S. Olympic team, spoke to the school's track & field teams about his success at, and more importantly after, his college career.
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