Posts Tagged: Track and Field

Ostrander All-American in 3,000 at NCAA Indoor Championships

March 11, 2018

Boise State’s Allie Ostrander of Kenai racked up her fifth career NCAA All-American finish, this time racing to a runner-up result in the women’s 3,000 at the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships in College Station, Texas. It was an outstanding effort from Ostrander to take second to a three-time national champion and help the… Read more »

Roelle earns third career NAIA All-American honors for EOU

March 6, 2018

Rachel Roelle of Anchorage joined the ranks of repeat NAIA All-Americans from Alaska at the NAIA Indoor Track and Field Championships in Pittsburg, Kansas. The Eastern Oregon runner earned top-eight finishes in the 3,000 meters and the distance medley relay for her third career All-American finish. In 2016, she was eighth in the 1,000 meters…. Read more »

Boise State relay posts record time, wins title behind Ostrander

February 23, 2018

The distance medley relay at this year’s Mountain West Championships in Albuquerque, New Mexico, must have felt like deja vu for Boise State runner Allie Ostrander of Kenai. Two years ago, she anchored the winning relay team that won a conference title with the fastest time in school history. It happened again. Except this time… Read more »

Jordan ranked nationally in mile for Boise State indoor track

January 18, 2018

Boise State sophomore Ty Jordan of Eagle River posted a personal record in the indoor mile on the final day of the Ed Jacoby Invitational in Nampa, Idaho. He finished fourth out of 17 men with a time of 4:10.34, beating fifth place by more than two full seconds. Jordan, of Chugiak High fame, now… Read more »

DeLoach to join Colorado State University Hall of Fame

August 6, 2017

Long before she became world renowned in the long jump, Janay DeLoach of Fairbanks did her thing at Colorado State University. She racked up five school records and four All-American finishes before becoming the school’s first women’s track and field athlete to medal at the Olympics. She’s one of the greatest athletes in CSU history,… Read more »

Ostrander named Mountain West Female Athlete of the Year

July 19, 2017

The Mountain West Conference had never named a freshman as its Female Athlete of the Year until this year. Call it the ‘Allie Effect.’ Kenai’s Allie Ostrander has been named this season’s Mountain West Female Athlete of the Year after the redshirt freshman ran to a pair of NCAA All-American finishes at the NCAA Outdoor… Read more »

DeLoach matches PR in 100-meter hurdles in TrackTown Series

July 6, 2017

Janay DeLoach of Fairbanks is a world-class long jumper, yet she manages to remain relevant in the 100-meter hurdles. Going fast will do that. The 31-year-old Alaska Sports Hall of Famer posted a personal-best time of 12.83 seconds at the TrackTown Summer Series in New York, New York. DeLoach finished second to New York native… Read more »

Blackburn picks up discus, javelin victories in Germany

June 26, 2017

Former U.S. Air Force Academy track and field standout Paige Blackburn of Soldotna posted two individual victories at the Headquarters Allied Air Command Championships in Germany. Her two victories helped the Air Force alumni women compile 61 points to claim the team title over Poland, Germany, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands and Belgium. Blackburn, of… Read more »

Ostrander destroys NCAA field to win steeple, 4th in 5,000

June 10, 2017

Kenai’s Allie Ostrander showed incredible durability, determination and downright guts on the final day of the NCAA Track & Field Championships in Eugene, Oregon. The Boise State University redshirt freshman ran to a pair of NCAA All-American finishes within an hour and a half, winning the 3,000-meter steeplechase and coming back to grind out a… Read more »

Ostrander punches ticket to NCAA final in steeplechase with PR

June 8, 2017

At 5-foot-1, Boise State runner Allie Ostrander of Kenai was the smallest runner in tonight’s second heat of the women’s 3,000-meter steeplechase at the NCAA Track & Field Championships in Eugene, Oregon. There were moments during the race televised on ESPN when you couldn’t even see the diminutive dynamo in the middle of the pack…. Read more »