2017-18 Trine Women's Track and Field News

  • Trine's Kara Eck Named Finalist for Honda Inspiration Award
    May 11, 2018
    ANGOLA, IND.  --  Trine University women's track & field athlete Kara Eck (Auburn, Ind./DeKalb) will be one of three finalists for the national Honda Inspiration Award sponsored by The Collegiate Women Sports Awards.
  • Thunder Finish Fourth at MIAA Outdoor Championships
    May 04, 2018
    ADRIAN, MICH.  --  The Trine University women's outdoor track and field team had a pair of athletes take top honors as the team finished fourth overall following the final day of competition of the 2018 Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Outdoor Championships.
  • Trine Women Complete Day One of MIAA "Field Day"
    May 03, 2018
    ADRIAN, MICH.  --  The Trine University women's track and field team completed the first day of competition at the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Outdoor Championships hosted by Adrian College in Adrian, Mich.
  • Women's Outdoor Track & FIeld Compete at Second Day of Gina Relays
    April 27, 2018
    HILLSDALE, MICH.  --  Members of the Trine University women's outdoor track and field team competed in the "Gina Relays" hosted by Hillsdale College in Hillsdale, Mich.
  • Eck Named MIAA Women's Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week
    April 23, 2018
    ANGOLA, IND.  --  Trine University's Kara Eck (Auburn, Ind./DeKalb) has been named this week's Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Women's Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week.
  • Women's Track Places Sixth at Little State Championships
    April 21, 2018
    MARION, IND.  --  Senior Kyla Binfet (West Yellowstone, Mont./West Yellowstone) captured the 3,000-meter steeplechase in a school record time to lead the Trine University women's track and field team finished sixth overall at the Indiana Little State Championships hosted by Indiana Wesleyan University in Marion, Ind.
  • Trine Women Compete at Ball State Challenge
    April 13, 2018
    MUNCIE, IND.  --  Senior Kyla Binfet (West Yellowstone, Mont./West Yellowstone) placed seventh in the 5000-meter run to help lead the Trine University women's track and field team at the unscored Ball State University Challenge in Muncie, Ind.
  • Individuals Compete at Hillsdale Invitational
    April 07, 2018
    HILLSDALE, MICH.  --  Members of the Trine women's field team competed in the Hillsdale Invitational hosted by Hillsdale (Mich.) College.
  • Women's Track & Field Competes at Hanover Invite
    March 31, 2018
    HANOVER, IND.  --  Senior Kara Eck (Auburn, Ind./DeKalb) captured both the shot put and hammer events to lead the Trine University women's track & field team at the Hanover College Invitational to begin the 2018 outdoor season.
  • Eck, Gales and Bultemeyer Named All-Region in Women's Indoor Track & Field
    March 06, 2018
    NEW ORLEANS, LA.  --  Senior Kara Eck (Auburn, Ind./DeKalb), sophomore Jenna Gales (Mendon, Mich./Mendon) and freshman Evonne Bultemeyer (Fort Wayne, Ind./Homestead) have been named All-Great Lakes Region in Indoor Track and Field by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).
  • Eck Named MIAA "Most Valuable Field" Performer
    February 28, 2018
    ANGOLA, IND.  --  For the second straight season, Trine University senior Kara Eck (Auburn, Ind./DeKalb) has been named the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association "Most Valuable Field" performer for her individual efforts during the conference championship meet.
  • Women's Track Places An All-Time Best Second at the MIAA Indoor Championships
    February 24, 2018
    ANGOLA, IND.  --  The Trine University women's track team finished in second place at the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Indoor Championship hosted by Trine at the Keith E. Busse/Steel Dynamics Athletic and Recreation Center.
  • Gales Named MIAA Women's Track "Athlete of the Week"
    February 05, 2018
    ANGOLA, IND.  --  Trine University sophomore Jenna Gales (Mendon, Mich./Mendon) has been named this week's Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Women's Track and Field "Athlete of the Week."
  • Trine Finishes as Runners-Up at Zimmer Indoor Classic
    February 03, 2018
    ANGOLA, IND.  --  The Trine University women's track and field team finished second overall at the Don and Riley Zimmer Indoor Classic hosted by Trine at the The Keith E. Busse/Steel Dynamics Athletic and Recreation Center in Angola, Ind.
  • Women's Track & Field Competes in GVSU Alumni Meet
    January 27, 2018
    ALLENDALE, MICH.  -- The Trine University women's indoor track and field team traveled to Allendale, Mich. to compete in the Mike Lints Alumni Meet hosted by Grand Valley State University.
  • Trine Women's Track & Field Wins Keith Turner Invitational
    January 20, 2018
    ANGOLA, IND.  --  The Trine University women's track & field team resumed its 2017-18 schedule and took top honors at the Keith Turner Alumni Invitational hosted by Trine.
  • Eck Earns USTFCCCA National Athlete of the Week Honors
    December 13, 2017
    NEW ORLEANS, LA.  --  Trine University's senior women's athlete standout Kara Eck (Auburn, Ind./DeKalb) has been selected as the Division III Women's National "Athlete of the Week" by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).
  • Thunder Women Compete at Indiana Tech
    December 09, 2017
    FORT WAYNE, IND.  --  Members of the Trine University women's track and field team traveled to Fort Wayne, Ind. to compete at Indiana Tech and the unscored Circle Logistics Warrior Invite.
  • Members of Women's Track Team Compete at Oiler Open
    December 08, 2017
    FINDLAY, OHIO  --  Select members of the Trine University women's track and field team competed in the annual Oiler Open hosted by the University of Findlay in Findlay, Ohio.
  • Women's Track Team Wins Six Events at Sean Brady Conditioner
    December 02, 2017
    ANGOLA, IND.  --  The Trine University women's track and field team began its 2017-18 indoor season by hosting the unscored Sean Brady Conditioner and finished first in six individual events.
  • Trine Women's Track & Field Earns Team And Individual Academic Honors
    August 11, 2017
    NEW ORLEANS, LA. -- The Trine University women's track and field team was recognized for its efforts in the classroom by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) as an All-Academic Team selection. In addition, Kara Eck (Auburn, Ind. / DeKalb) earned individual All-Academic accolades.
  • Track and Field Teams Announce 2017-18 Schedule
    July 05, 2017
    ANGOLA, Ind. -- The Trine track and field teams have announced their 2017-18 meet schedule, the teams released today.