2012-13 UCCS Women's Track & Field Releases

July 24, 2013Women Earn 6th Straight USTFCCCA Scholar Team AwardThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's track and field teams earned Scholar Team honors from the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association for the sixth consecutive year.
June 26, 2013Colvin Earns Academic All-America HonorUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs senior pole vaulter Alex Colvin earned Capital One Division II Academic All-America Third Team honors for women's cross country and track and field, announced this morning by the College Sports Information Directors of America.
May 30, 2013Colvin Earns Academic All-District SelectionUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs national qualifier Alex Colvin earned a spot on the 2013 Capital One Academic All-District First Team announced this morning by the College Sports Information Directors of America.
May 27, 2013Payne Wins Age Division at Bolder BoulderUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs alumna Shannon Payne finished first in the female 27 group and No. 13 among more than 22,000 women at the 2013 Bolder Boulder presented by crocs.
May 23, 2013Colvin Finishes No. 10 to Lead Mountain LionsThree Mountain Lions took on the best student-athletes in Division II in the pole vault, 1,500-meter run and 10,000-meter run as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs completed the first day of the 2013 NCAA Division II Women's Outdoor Track and Field National Championships at Colorado State-Pueblo.
May 21, 2013Qualifiers Earn USTFCCCA All-Region HonorsNational qualifiers Alex Colvin, Alyssa Andrews and Megan Burrell each earned a spot on the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-South Central Region Team for the University of Colorado Colorado Springs.
May 14, 2013Colvin Earns Spot on RMAC All-Academic First TeamNCAA qualifier Alex Colvin earned a spot on the first team to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs on the 2013 RMAC Women's Outdoor Track and Field All-Academic Teams announced this afternoon.
May 21, 2013UCCS Qualifies Three for National Track ChampionshipsThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs will send three female student-athletes to compete in the 2013 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field Championships on May 23-25 at the Neta and Eddie DeRose ThunderBowl at Colorado State-Pueblo.
May 12, 2013Burrell Lowers UCCS Record in 1,500-Meter RunMegan Burrell improved on her program record in the 1,500-meter run and lowered her NCAA provisional time to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs in the Colorado Mines Mother's Day Last Chance Meet today at the Stermole Track and Field Complex.
May 7, 2013Todd Earns Two All-RMAC Honors on Final DayJessica Todd finished third in the 400-meter hurdles and sixth in the long jump to pick up a pair of all-conference awards to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs on the final day of the 2013 RMAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships.
May 6, 2013Martell, Colvin Lead UCCS at RMAC ChampionshipsAngie Martell and Alex Colvin both turned in provisional qualifying performances and earned all-conference honors to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs at the 2013 RMAC Track and Field Championships at the Stermole Complex at the Colorado School of Mines.
May 1, 2013Shaswar and Burrell Receive McLaughlin AwardUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs senior student-athletes Mash Shaswar and Megan Burrell were honored as the recipients of the Thomas F. McLaughlin Award at the University's annual Awards Banquet tonight in Berger Hall.
May 6, 2013Big Opportunities Await Mountain Lions on TuesdayAfter a pair of All-RMAC performances on Monday, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs wil compete in six scoring events on the final day of the 2013 RMAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships.
May 5, 2013UCCS Opens RMAC Championships MondayThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs will compete in four events to open competition at the 2013 RMAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Monday at the Stermole Track and Field Complex at Colorado School of Mines.
April 27, 2013Burrell, Colvin Post Provisional Marks at Colorado MinesMegan Burrell improved on her program record and NCAA Division II provisional qualifying time in the 1,500-meter run and Alex Colvin cleared a provisional height for the fifth time this season to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs at the Colorado Mines Pre-Conference Meet today at the Stermole Track and Field Complex.
April 20, 2013Colvin Improves to No. 10 in DII Performance ListsAlex Colvin improved on her provisional qualifying mark in the pole vault and moved into No. 10 in the national performance lists for the University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's track and field team at the SAC Conference Challenge at Oklahoma Baptist.
April 20, 2013Martell, Sandoval Post Season-Best Times in 5K at Long Beach StateAngie Martell and Veronica Sandoval both lowered their season-best times in the 5,000-meter run as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's track and field team closed out a busy week at the Beach Invitational today, hosted by Long Beach State at Cerritos College.
April 19, 2013Burrell Sets UCCS 5K Record in Provisional TimeUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs senior Megan Burrell set her second program record in as many weekends with a provisional qualifying time of 17 minutes, 5.44 seconds in the 5,000-meter run at the 55th Mt. SAC Relays late tonight.
April 19, 2013Treese and Bauer Run Season Best 5K Time at 7,700 FeetSarah Treese and Sam Bauer both lowered their season bests in the 5,000-meter run as the two competed for the University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's track and field at the Western State Invitational today in Gunnison, Colo.
April 19, 2013UCCS Looks to Keep Up Strong Performances in Three Meets TodayAfter a strong performance in the 10,000-meter run by Alyssa Andrews late last night, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's outdoor track and field team will look to continue running some of the best times in program history at the Mt. SAC Relays, Bryan Clay Invitational and Western State Invitational today.
April 19, 2013Andrews Provisionally Qualifies in 10K at Mt. SACAlyssa Andrews ran the third-fastest time in University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's track and field history and provisionally qualified in the 10,000-meter run to lead the Mountain Lions at the 55th Mt. SAC Relays tonight at Hilmer Lodge Stadium.
April 13, 2013Colvin Improves on Qualifying Mark at West TexasUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs senior pole vaulter Alex Colvin improved on her qualifying mark at the West Texas A&M Open on Saturday.
April 18, 2013Trio of Mountain Lions to Run 10K Late Tonight at Mt. SACAlyssa Andrews, Angie Martell and Madison Neher will be competing against some of the top runners in the world tonight when they compete for the University of Colorado Colorado Springs in the 55th Mt. SAC Relays.
April 6, 2013Urban Leads Mountain Lions at New MexicoAlexa Urban finished third among Division II runners and fifth overall in the 800-meter run to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's track and field team at the Don Kirby Tailwind Invitational today at the University of New Mexico.
March 30, 2013Urban Wins 800 Run at Front Range InviteAlexa Urban won the 800-meter run with an altitude-adjusted time of 2 minutes and 18.75 seconds to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's track and field team at the Colorado Mines Division II Front Range Invitational today at the Stermole Track and Field Complex.
March 22, 2013Neher Runs Personal Best in 5K at Washington UniversityMadison Neher lowered her personal best by more than 20 seconds in the 5,000-meter run with 18 minutes, 44.64 seconds for the University of Colorado Colorado Springs at the Washington University Invitational tonight.
March 27, 2013UCCS Adds Spring Break MeetsThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs outdoor track and field teams will send student-athletes to three meets this weekend as student-athletes compete before returning to campus from the spring break.
March 27, 2013Colvin Named RMAC Field Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs senior pole vaulter Alex Colvin earned RMAC Women's Field Athlete of the Week honors this morning by the conference office.
March 28, 2013Neher, Andrews Compete in 5Ks at WashU, San FranciscoThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's outdoor track and field team will enter runners into distance events for the first time in the early season the Mountain Lions compete at the Washington University Invitational in St. Louis and the San Francisco State Distance Carnival today and tonight.
March 16, 2013Colvin Finishes Second in Pole Vault at BoulderAlex Colvin cleared 10 feet, 11 ¾ inches on her second attempt of the day and finished second in the pole vault to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs at the Jerry Quiller Classic today at Potts Field at the University of Colorado Boulder.
March 8, 2013Burell Lowers Own Mile Record, DMR Finishes No. 11Megan Burrell lowed her own program record in the mile run by nearly five seconds, but finished outside of the qualifying field for the finals to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs in the 2013 NCAA Division Indoor Track & Field Championships today at the CrossPlex Complex.
March 7, 2013Burrell, DMR Team Takes to Track on Friday in NationalsThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's track and field team will be in action in two events as the first full day of the 2013 NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field Championships begins on Friday at the CrossPlex Complex in Birmingham, Ala.
March 15, 2013Small Group of Mountain Lions to Open Outdoor ScheduleA small contingent of student-athletes will represent the University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's track and field team in the outdoor-opener of the 2013 season at the University of Colorado Boulder Jerry Quiller Classic on Saturday.
February 26, 2013UCCS Women to Compete in Two Events at National ChampionshipsThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs will be represented in two events by four student-athletes at the 2013 NCAA Division II Indoor Track and Field Championships on March 8-9 at the CrossPlex Complex in Birmingham, Ala.
February 25, 2013Five Mountain Lions Earn All-Region HonorsFive Mountain Lions posted marks this season that rank among the best in the South Central Region to earn U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Region honors this afternoon.
February 23, 2013Colvin Repeats at RMAC Pole Vault ChampionAlex Colvin repeated as the champion in the indoor pole vault to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs on the final day of the 2013 RMAC Indoor Track & Field Championships today at Black Hills State University. The Mountain Lions accumulated 30 points to finish seventh in the team standings.
February 22, 2013Martell Earns All-RMAC Honors in 5KAngie Martell became the first Mountain Lion this weekend to earn All-RMAC honors after the opening day of the 2013 RMAC Indoor Track & Field Championships today at the Young Center at Black Hills State. She led the University of Colorado Colorado Springs to a seventh-place team finish after the first day of events.
February 16, 2013Burrell Sets Record, Qualifies with Sandoval at MinesMegan Burrell broke the University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's track and field record for the indoor 3,000-meter run and improved on her provisional qualifying time for the 2013 national championships to lead the Mountain Lions at the Joe Davies Open this afternoon at the Colorado School of Mines. Veronica Sandoval also finished with a qualifying time in the event.
February 9, 2013Colvin, Martell Win Events at Mines TwilightAlex Colvin won the pole vault with 11 feet, 8 ½ inches and Angie Martell won the 5,000-meter run to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs at the Colorado Mines Twilight Collegiate Open this weekend at Steinhauer Fieldhouse.
February 8, 2013Friday Results Delayed Until SaturdayOfficial results from the first day of the Colorado School of Mines Twilight Collegiate Open from the Steinhauer Fieldhouse will be released by the Orediggers after the conclusion of Saturday's events. The University of Colorado Colorado Springs had runners competing in the distance medley relay and the 5,000-meter run tonight.

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February 8, 2013Harmer Signs Two, Adds One Transfer for 2013-14David Harmer, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs Head Women's Cross Country Coach and Co-Head Men's and Women's Track and Field Coach, is excited to announce the addition of two student-athletes who signed National Letters of Intent. Bailey Eppard (Johnston, Iowa) and Lina Arista (Colorado Springs, Colo.) each signed during the signing period that started Wednesday.
January 19, 2013Urban Breaks Own Program Record at BoulderAlexa Urban broke her own program record in the 600-yard run with one minute, 23.49 seconds to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's indoor track and field team on the second day of the University of Colorado Boulder Potts Invitational today at Balch Fieldhouse.
January 18, 2013Colvin Matches Season Best on Day One of Potts InviteAlex Colvin matched her season best with 10 feet, 11 ¾ inches in the pole vault to open the University of Colorado Colorado Springs action at the University of Colorado Boulder Potts Invitational this afternoon at Balch Fieldhouse. Colvin was stopped at the provisional qualifying height of 11-5 ¾.
January 19, 2013Distance Takes the Track on Day Two of Potts InviteThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's indoor track and field team will compete in track events for the first time this season when the Mountain Lions send 12 student-athletes to the University of Colorado Boulder Potts Invitational Saturday afternoon. The first set of events involving UCCS will begin at 3:25 p.m.
January 17, 2013Mountain Lions Open Potts Invite with Pole Vault FridayThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs will begin the 2013 University of Colorado Boulder Potts Invitational Friday afternoon when defending RMAC champion Alex Colvin competes in the pole vault at Balch Fieldhouse. Colvin will begin competition at 3 p.m.
December 5, 2012UCCS Women Sixth in RMAC Preseason Indoor Track and Field PollAfter a top-10 finish at the national cross country championships, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs will transition to the indoor track and field season with the women picked to finish sixth in the 2012-13 RMAC Preseason Coaches’ Poll released this morning.
January 25, 2013Indoor Season Continues at New MexicoThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's indoor track and field will continue the indoor season on Saturday when the Mountain Lions compete at the New Mexico Invitational at the Albuquerque Convention Center.
February 8, 2013UCCS Opens Mines Twilight Open TonightThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs women’s cross country team will have seven runners in action tonight between the 5,000-meter run and distance medley relay as the Mountain Lions open the Colorado Mines Twilight Collegiate Open at Steinhauer Fieldhouse. The first events for UCCS begin at 6:30 p.m.
January 26, 2013Three Provisionally Qualify at New MexicoAlex Colvin, Megan Burrell and Alexa Urban each turned in NCAA Division II provisional qualifying marks to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's indoor track and field team at the New Mexico Invitational today at the Albuquerque Convention Center.
February 3, 2013Misch Places 16th at USA ChampionshipsMark Misch, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs Head Men's Cross Country and Co-Head Men's and Women's Track and Field Coach, finished No. 16 overall and No. 13 in his age group at the 2013 USA Cross Country Championships yesterday at St. Louis' Forest Park. Misch ran the eight-kilometer course in 27 minutes and 56.6 seconds for Team Colorado.
February 9, 2013Solid Mix of Events Scheduled for UCCS TodayA mix of University of Colorado Colorado Springs field, sprint and distance student-athletes will be competing today when the second day of the Colorado Mines Twilight Collegiate Open takes place at Steinhauer Fieldhouse. The first of the 11 Mountain Lions to compete will start at 10 a.m.
February 15, 2013UCCS Back at Mines for Second Straight WeekendThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's indoor track and field team will compete to improve times before the start of the championships season when the Mountain Lions compete in the Joe Davies Open at Colorado School of Mines on Saturday. Action in Steinhauer Fieldhouse in Golden begins at 10 a.m.
February 11, 2013Mountain Lions No. 10 in Latest Regional IndexAfter season bests from three Mountain Lions that moved them into the top eight of the regional performance lists, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs improved three spots to No. 10 in the latest U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association South Central Regional Team Index released today. UCCS made the biggest jump of any team in the region after last Saturday's Colorado Mines Twilight Collegiate Open.
February 26, 2013UCCS 10th in Final Regional IndexThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's indoor track and field team will finish the regular season in No. 10 in the final U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association South Central Regional Team Index released this morning.
March 18, 2013Mountain Lions to Compete at Benich Invitational SaturdayThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs outdoor track and field team will travel to the University of Northern Colorado for the Tom Benich Invitational on Saturday, March 23.
March 20, 2013Mountain Lions Seventh in RMAC Outdoor Preseason PollThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's track and field was chosen to finish seventh in the 2013 RMAC Outdoor Track & Field Preseason Coaches Poll released this afternoon by the conference office.
April 3, 2013Colvin Earns Second Team RMAC All-Academic SelectionRMAC indoor pole vault champion Alex Colvin earned a spot on the conference's 2012-13 All-Academic Second Team announced Tuesday afternoon.
May 22, 2013Three Mountain Lions Open National Meet ThursdayThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs will have three student-athletes in action when the first day of the 2013 NCAA Division II Women's Outdoor Track & Field Championships begin Thursday afternoon at CSU-Pueblo.
April 4, 2013UCCS Adds Two to Signing Class from Early PeriodUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs Head Women's Cross Country Coach and Co-Head Track and Field Coach David Harmer is excited to announce the addition of two student-athletes to the 2013 signing class. Makenzie Urban (Frederick, Colo.) and Chelsea Martus (Erie, Colo.) each signed National Letters of Intent during the early signing period.
April 13, 2013Burrell Shatters 1,500 Meter RecordMegan Burrell shattered the University of Colorado Colorado Springs 1,500-meter run record to lead the Mountain Lions at the Colorado Invitational today at CU-Boulder.
April 17, 2013Burrell Named RMAC Track Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs record holder Megan Burrell was named the RMAC Female Track Athlete of the Week this morning by the conference.
April 19, 2013Urban Provisionally Qualifies in 800-Meter Run at Clay InviteAlexa Urban finished seventh among Division II runners and ran a provisional qualifying time in the 800-meter run for the University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's outdoor track and field team today at the Bryan Clay Invitational at Azusa Pacific.
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