Men's Track

Escher second, Wintheiser fourth to earn All-America honors in 1500
MAY 24, 2014 — DELAWARE, Ohio - Paul Escher finished second and Grant Wintheiser fourth in a photo finish in the 1500 at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Saturday afternoon.


Meyer is Elite 22 winner for men's track and field
MAY 16, 2014 — ST. PAUL, Minn. - Phillip Meyer was named the MIAC Elite 22 winner for men's outdoor track and field after he won the 10,000 at the conference championships while maintaining a 3.923 GPA.


Ole men edged by Tommies, finish second at MIAC's

MAY 10, 2014 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - The St. Olaf men's track and field team finished second at the MIAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Saturday at Manitou Track and Field.




Ole men hit national times at Phil Esten Challenge
APRIL 21, 2014 — LA CROSSE, Wis. - Five athletes from the St. Olaf men's track and field team crossed the finish line with top ranking national times at the Phil Esten Challenge on Friday evening.


Men's track and field competes at UW-River Falls Falcon Invite
APRIL 12, 2014 — RIVER FALLS, Wis. - The St. Olaf men's track and field team won two relays and two individual events as it was fourth of six teams at the Falcon Invite on Saturday afternoon.


Wintheiser's second-place finish highlights Ole Men's weekend at NCAA's
MARCH 15, 2014 — LINCOLN, Neb. - Grant Wintheiser's runner-up performance in the 3,000 meter capped off a successful weekend for the three Ole men competing in the NCAA Divsion III Indoor Track Championships at the Bob Devaney Sports Center, hosted by Nebraska Wesleyan University.


Wintheiser, Escher, Campbell to run at NCAA's
MARCH 10, 2014 — INDIANAPOLIS - St. Olaf will have three men -- Grant Wintheiser, Paul Escher and Jake Campbell -- compete at the NCAA Division III Indoor Track and Field Championships this weekend in Lincoln, Neb.


Men's track and field finishes second at MIAC Indoor Championships
MARCH 8, 2014 — COLLEGEVILLE, Minn. - The St. Olaf men's track and field team had its second meet record from Grant Wintheiser as the Oles finished second at the MIAC Indoor Championships, which wrapped up on Saturday afternoon at Saint John's University.


Wintheiser sets meet, facility record as Oles are second at MIAC's after day one
MARCH 7, 2014 — COLLEGEVILLE, Minn. - Grant Wintheiser set the meet and McNeely Spectrum record with his win on Friday in the mile in 4:11.94 as St. Olaf is in second place after the first of two full days at the MIAC Indoor Track and Field Championships.


Wintheiser sets another new record
MARCH 3, 2014 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Grant Wintheiser broke his own record in the 3,000m event at the Ole Qualifier as the St. Olaf Men's Track and Field team competed on Friday night in the Tostrud Fieldhouse.


Men's track and field hosts Tostrud Classic
FEBRUARY 22, 2014 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - The St. Olaf men's track and field team hosted the Tostrud Classic on Saturday at the Tostrud Center.





Wintheiser sets St. Olaf record in the 3K
FEBRUARY 17, 2014 — ST. PAUL, Minn. - Grant Wintheiser set a new school record in the 3K as the St. Olaf men's track and field team competed at the Tommie Classic on Friday evening.


Escher sets school record in the 1000m
FEBRUARY 2, 2014 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Paul Escher won the 1000m and crossed the line with a new school record as the St. Olaf Men's Track and Field Program competed at the St. Olaf Triangular in Tostrud Fieldhouse on Friday night.


Stets wins 200m in the UST Opener
JANUARY 18, 2014 — ST. PAUL, Minn. - Aaron Stets won the 200 meter dash with a time of 22.79 as the St. Olaf Men's Track and Field team competed at St. Thomas on Friday night.


Saksa qualifies for finals in 1,500
MAY 23, 2013 — La CROSSE, Wis. - St. Olaf junior Brian Saksa posted a 3:52.46 in the prelims of the 1,500-meter run on Thursday at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships to advance to Saturday's final.


Saksa's 1500 performance is second fastest by an Ole
MAY 16, 2013 — LA CROSSE, Wis. -- Brian Saksa ran the second fastest 1500 meters ever run by an Ole as he competed at the NCAA Division III Track & Field Qualifier meet on Thursday at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.


Lillehaugen earns Dave Hauck Award
MAY 13, 2013 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - St. Olaf senior cross country and track athlete Tim Lillehaugen, a four-time All-MIAC honoree, was named the college's Dave Hauck Award winner on Monday evening.


Ole men are fourth as Saksa, Wintheiser win on second day of MIAC's
MAY 11, 2013 — ST. PAUL, Minn. - Brian Saksa won the 1500 meter run and Grant Wintheiser won the 5k to lead St. Olaf to fourth place at the MIAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships at the University of St. Thomas on Saturday.


Lunning, Meyer lead Oles at first day of MIACs
MAY 10, 2013 — ST. PAUL, Minn. - The St. Olaf Men's Track & Field team had three second place finishers during the first day of action at the MIAC Men's Track & Field Championships on Friday at the University of St. Thomas.


Lehn, Lunning, Wood top Ole finishers at Meet of Saints
MAY 7, 2013 — COLLEGEVILLE, Minn. - Calvin Lehn finished second in the 1500 meter run, Ethan Lunning took second in the discus, and Adam Wood took second in the 5k as the St. Olaf Men's Track & Field team competed at the Meet of Saints at Saint John's University in Collegeville on Sunday.


Ole men face off against Carleton at Rolex Classic
APRIL 30, 2013 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - The St. Olaf men's track and field team squared off against crosstown rival Carleton in the 2013 Rolex Classic on Tuesday, winning 15 of the 17 events.


Ole men finish third at MAC Twilight
APRIL 26, 2013 — ST. PAUL, Minn. - The St. Olaf men's track and field team finished third at the Macalester Twilight this Thursday.


Ole men compete at Hamline Invite
APRIL 7, 2013 — ST. PAUL, Minn. - Grant Wintheiser took second in the 1500 meter run to lead the St. Olaf Men's Track & Field team at Saturday's Hamline Invite in St. Paul.


St. Olaf men finish second at MIAC Indoor Track and Field Championships
MARCH 2, 2013 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Grant Wintheiser won the 3,000 in a time of 8:39.51 as the St. Olaf men's track and field team finished second at the MIAC Indoor Track and Field Championships on Saturday at the Tostrud Center.




Woods, Lillehaugen, Saksa win as Oles are second after first day of MIAC's
MARCH 1, 2013 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - St. Olaf won the distance medley relay and three individuals won events -- Reggie Woods (60), Tim Lillehaugen (5,000) and Brian Saksa (Mile) -- as the host Oles stood in second place after the first of two days at the MIAC Indoor Track and Field Championships at the Tostrud Center.




Ole men host Qualifier
FEBRUARY 22, 2013 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Reggie Woods won the 60-meter dash and the Oles took the top four spots in the mile as the St. Olaf men's track and field team hosted the Ole Qualifier on Friday at the Tostrud Center.


Saksa is MIAC's track and field athlete of the week
FEBRUARY 20, 2013 — ST. PAUL, Minn. - Brian Saksa was named the MIAC's track athlete of the week on Tuesday after he won the mile at the University of Minnesota's Snowshoe open on Friday.


Ole men take top places in the 3,000
FEBRUARY 16, 2013 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - The St. Olaf men's track and field team took the top three spots in the 3000-meter race at the Tostrud Classic this Saturday.


Saska breaks own record at Snowshoe Open
FEBRUARY 16, 2013 — MINNEAPOLIS - Brian Saksa won the mile and set the Snowshoe Open record on Friday at the University of Minnesota.


Ole men finish seventh at MIAC Track and Field Championships
MAY 12, 2012 — MOORHEAD, Minn. - The St. Olaf men's track and field team finished seventh at the MIAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships, which wrapped up on Saturday evening at Concordia College-Moorhead.


Oles seventh after day on of MIAC's
MAY 11, 2012 — MOORHEAD, Minn. - The St. Olaf men's track and field team stood in seventh place on Friday night, after the first of two days of the MIAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships.


Saksa is MIAC's track athlete of the week
APRIL 30, 2012 — ST. PAUL, Minn. - St. Olaf sophomore distance runner Brian Saksa (Dassel, Minn.) was named the MIAC's track athlete of the week on Monday.


Gilbertson, Saksa take first and second at the Tom Cat Twilight
APRIL 17, 2012 — ST. PAUL, Minn. - Reid Gilbertson won the 800 (1:55.04) and Brian Saksa finished second (1:55.06) in the event at the Tom Cat Twilight on Friday at the University of St. Thomas.


Saksa is All-America with seventh place finish
MARCH 10, 2012 — GRINNELL, Iowa - St. Olaf sophomore Brian Saksa earned All-America honors with his seventh place finish in the mile at the NCAA Division III Indoor Track and Field Championships on Saturday afternoon.