Women's Track & Field

2012-13 Women's Track and Field News

  • Track & Field’s Harrington Competes at Junior Nationals
    July 03, 2013
    Track & Field’s Harrington Competes at Junior Nationals PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Lily Harrington (West Hartford, Conn.), a rising sophomore on the Brown University women’s track & field team, recently competed in a pair of events at the USATF Junior National Championships at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa.
  • Follow the Track & Field Team Through the UK: Final Trip Report
    June 26, 2013
    Follow the Track & Field Team Through the UK: Final Trip Report The Brown track & field team recently completed a 13-day trip through England and Ireland. Catch up with the Bears through diaries and photos, which were posted throughout the trip.
  • Follow the Track & Field Team Through the UK: Trip Report 1
    June 15, 2013
    Follow the Track & Field Team Through the UK: Trip Report 1 The Brown track & field team is currently on a 13-day trip through England and Ireland. Follow the Bears through diaries and photos, which will be posted throughout the trip.
  • Brown Track & Field Heads to Ireland/England for 13-Day Tour, Two Competitions
    June 07, 2013
    Brown Track & Field Heads to Ireland/England for 13-Day Tour, Two Competitions PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown University track & field program is pleased to announce that a group of 27 student-athletes and three coaches will be taking a 13-day tour to Ireland and England to compete in two competitions starting on Monday, June 10.
  • Springfield Named Director of Track & Field/Cross Country at Brown
    June 06, 2013
    Springfield Named Director of Track & Field/Cross Country at Brown PROVIDENCE, R.I. – After a successful 2012-13 season as the Interim Director of Track & Field/Cross Country at Brown University, Tim Springfield has been appointed as the director of the program, announced by Director of Athletics Jack Hayes on Thursday.
  • Track & Field Competes at NCAA East Prelims
    May 24, 2013
    Track & Field Competes at NCAA East Prelims GREENSBORO, N.C. – Kenneth Thompson (Riverdale, N.Y.) placed 19th overall in the triple jump as the Brown track & field team wrapped up the final day of the 2013 NCAA East Preliminary Saturday at the Irwin Belk Track on the campus of North Carolina A&T University in Greensboro, N.C.
  • Track & Field Sends Eight to NCAA East Preliminary
    May 22, 2013
    Track & Field Sends Eight to NCAA East Preliminary PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown track & field team will send eight qualifiers to the 2013 NCAA East Preliminary that will take place May 23-25 at the Irwin Belk Track on the campus of North Carolina A&T University in Greensboro, N.C.
  • Brown Athletics Announces 2013 Award Winners at Fifth Annual Senior Luncheon
    May 21, 2013
    Brown Athletics Announces 2013 Award Winners at Fifth Annual Senior Luncheon The Fifth Annual Brown Athletics Senior Celebration and Awards Luncheon was held at Andrews Dining Hall on Monday, May 20, 2013. Over 275 student-athletes, coaches, staff and distinguished guests were in attendance at the banquet to celebrate another year of success in competition, in the classroom and in the community. President Christina Paxson and Director of Athletics Jack Hayes each took the opportunity to address the room and acknowledge the accomplishments and contributions of the class of 2013.
  • Track & Field Competes at IC4A/ECAC Championships, New Balance Boston Twilight Meet
    May 12, 2013
    Track & Field Competes at IC4A/ECAC Championships, New Balance Boston Twilight Meet PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men's and women's track & field teams put up some solid results over the weekend as the Bears competed at the IC4A/ECAC Championships at Princeton and the New Balance Boston Twilight meet at Bentley College.
  • Women’s Track & Field Finishes Sixth at Ivy League Heptagonal Championship
    May 05, 2013
    Women’s Track & Field Finishes Sixth at Ivy League Heptagonal Championship PRINCETON, N.J. – Five Bears earned All-Ivy honors as the as the Brown University women's track & field team finished in sixth place with 78 points at the 2013 Ivy League Outdoor Heptagonal Championship over the weekend hosted at Princeton University.
  • Brown Women is Second After Day One of Ivy League Heptagonal Championships
    May 04, 2013
    Brown Women is Second After Day One of Ivy League Heptagonal Championships PRINCETON, N.J. – The Brown University women's track & field team is currently in second place with 32 points after the first day of the Ivy League Outdoor Track & Field Championships hosted at Princeton University.
  • Track and Field Set for Heptagonal Championships
    May 02, 2013
    Track and Field Set for Heptagonal Championships PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown track & field teams will compete in the Ivy League Heptagonal Outdoor Track & Field Championships this Saturday and Sunday, May 4-5, at William Weaver Stadium in Princeton, N.J. Events are scheduled to start Saturday morning at 10 a.m.
  • Track and Field Hosts Springtime Open
    April 29, 2013
    Track and Field Hosts Springtime Open PROVIDENCE, R.I. – In the final week of preparation before the Ivy League Heptagonal Championships, the Brown track & field teams hosted the Springtime Open in a non-scoring meet Sunday at Brown Stadium.
  • Track & Field Competes at Larry Ellis Invite, Baylor Classic
    April 21, 2013
    Track & Field Competes at Larry Ellis Invite, Baylor Classic PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men’s and women’s outdoor track & field teams put up some strong results over the weekend as the Bears competed at the Larry Ellis Memorial Invitational at Princeton and the Michael Johnson Classic at Baylor.
  • Craker Paces Women's Track & Field at Brown Invite
    April 14, 2013
    Craker Paces Women's Track & Field at Brown Invite PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Lacey Craker (Baraboo, Wis.) captured a pair of individual victories as the Brown women’s track & field team hosted the Brown Invitational with over 1,300 athletes competing on Saturday at Brown Stadium.
  • Track & Field Competes at Sam Howell Invite
    April 07, 2013
    Track & Field Competes at Sam Howell Invite PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Freshman Morayo Akande (Robinson, Ill.) captured first place in the high jump and three other Bears won individual titles as the Brown men's and women's track & field teams took part in the Sam Howell Invitational over the weekend on the campus of Princeton University.
  • Track & Field Sweeps Hepstrack.com Weekly Awards
    April 02, 2013
    Track & Field Sweeps Hepstrack.com Weekly Awards PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Sophomore Courtland Clavette (Asheville, N.C.) and freshman Ned Willig (Phoenixville, Pa.) of the Brown men’s track & field team, and senior Olivia Mickle (Sacramento, Calif.) and freshman Kebbeh Darpolor (Pecos, Texas) on the women’s side, recently swept the Hepstrack.com weekly awards after a successful start to the outdoor season.
  • Track & Field Competes at Stanford Invite, Tufts Invitational
    March 31, 2013
    Track & Field Competes at Stanford Invite, Tufts Invitational PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Freshman Ned Willig (Phoenixville, Pa.) continued his impressive rookie campaign to lead a group of Bears at the Stanford Invitational, while several other members of the Brown track & field team competed at the Tufts Snowflake Classic, both held Saturday.
  • Track & Field Kicks Off Stanford Invite
    March 30, 2013
    Track & Field Kicks Off Stanford Invite STANFORD, Calif. – Senior Lacey Cracker (Baraboo, Wis.) finished third overall in the hammer, a trio of men’s runners put up impressive results and senior Olivia Mickle (Sacramento, Calif.) broke a school record as several members of the Brown track & field teams took part in the first day of the Stanford Invitational on Friday at Cobb Track.
  • Trio of Throwers Lead Track & Field at Bridgewater Invite
    March 23, 2013
    Trio of Throwers Lead Track & Field at Bridgewater Invite BRIDGEWATER, Mass. – A trio of Bears claimed top finishes as the Brown University outdoor track & field team sent a select group of throwers to the Bridgewater State Invitational on Saturday in a non-scoring meet at the Swenson Turf Track.
  • Mickle Runs a Personal Best on Day One of the Alex Wilson Invitational
    March 01, 2013
    Mickle Runs a Personal Best on Day One of the Alex Wilson Invitational Brown’s distance medley relay team set a new school record on the first day of competition at the Alex Wilson Invitational, held at the Loftus Sports Center on the campus of Notre Dame. They competed amongst an elite field that featured many of the top teams in the nation still looking to qualify for the NCAA Championships.
  • Brown Turns in Several Top Performances at Ivy League Heptagonal Championship
    February 24, 2013
    Brown Turns in Several Top Performances at Ivy League Heptagonal Championship The Brown women’s track and field program competed in the Ivy League Heptagonal Championship at Harvard this past weekend, coming away with eighth place in the team standings.
  • Craker's School Record in the Weight Throw Paces Brown at the USATF New England Indoor Championships
    February 17, 2013
    Craker's School Record in the Weight Throw Paces Brown at the USATF New England Indoor Championships The Brown women’s track and field program competed in the USATF New England Indoor Championships at Harvard’s Gordon Track on Sunday, February 17. The meet attracted athletes from Boston University, Dartmouth College, the Greater Boston Track Club and several other teams, and also served as Brown’s final competition before the Ivy League Indoor Heptagonal Championships next weekend.
  • Brown Turns in Fast Performances at Boston University
    February 14, 2013
    Brown Turns in Fast Performances at Boston University The Brown University track and field program traveled with a partial squad to a make-up meet at Boston University on Thursday, February 14. The abbreviated competition replaced the St. Valentine Invitational that was cancelled this past weekend due to Winter Storm Nemo. In addition to BU, Boston College, Harvard, Dartmouth, Providence College and Northeastern were in attendance.
  • Several Top Finishes Highlight Brown's Performance at the URI Coaches Tribute Invitational
    February 02, 2013
    Several Top Finishes Highlight Brown's Performance at the URI Coaches Tribute Invitational Brown’s women’s track and field team competed at the URI Track and Field Coaches Tribute Invitational in Kingston, Rhode Island on Saturday. The competition was held in URI’s Mackal Fieldhouse, and included athletes from Providence College, Bryant, Rhode Island, UNH, Fordham and several other schools. Brown scored 60 points overall to earn fifth place in the team scoring.
  • Brown Shines at Track and Field Competitions in Boston
    January 25, 2013
    Brown Shines at Track and Field Competitions in Boston The Brown women’s track and field program had a busy day on Friday, with part of the team competing in the Joe Donahue Games at the Reggie Lewis Center and the rest of the squad facing the competition at the Terrier Invitational at Boston University.
  • Track & Field Competes at Harvard Challenge
    January 19, 2013
    Track & Field Competes at Harvard Challenge Cambridge, Mass. – Competing in the annual Harvard Challenge at Gordon Indoor Track, Brown's track & field program showed strong early performances and established three school records this weekend.
  • Indoor Track & Field Competes at Yale to Open 2013 Season
    January 12, 2013
    Indoor Track & Field Competes at Yale to Open 2013 Season NEW HAVEN, Conn. – In the first indoor meet of the 2013 season, the Brown men's and women's track & field team gave a great effort at the Yale Invitational on Saturday afternoon.
  • Ken Hunt Joins Brown Track & Field Staff
    December 18, 2012
    Ken Hunt Joins Brown Track & Field Staff Interim Director of Track and Field Tim Springfield announced the hiring of assistant coach Ken Hunt on Monday, completing his coaching staff. Hunt, a veteran Division I coach with stints at Louisiana State, Georgia Southern, Southern Illinois and Marquette, will coach the horizontal and vertical jumping events and multi-events.
  • Darcy Wilson Joins Brown Track & Field Staff
    December 06, 2012
    Darcy Wilson Joins Brown Track & Field Staff Providence, R.I. - Brown Track and Field is pleased to announce the hiring of Darcy Wilson as Assistant Track and Field Coach. Coach Wilson’s primary responsibility will be to coach the throwing events for men and women.
  • Track & Field Combines for 13 Titles at Alden Invitational
    December 01, 2012
    Track & Field Combines for 13 Titles at Alden Invitational Providence, RI- The Brown University track and field program kicked off their 2012-13 indoor season yesterday afternoon at home on the newly renovated Alden Track in the Olney Margolies Athletic Center. The men's and women's team combined for 13 titles over competition from Providence College, Worcester State, Bryant University, URI, and Monroe College.
  • Brown’s Michelle Eisenreich Steps Down as Director of Track & Field; Tim Springfield Named Interim Director
    September 26, 2012
    Brown’s Michelle Eisenreich Steps Down as Director of Track & Field; Tim Springfield Named Interim Director Providence, RI – Brown University Director of Track & Field, Michelle Eisenreich, has stepped down after 12 years with the program to accept a position at Stanford. Tim Springfield, Brown head men’s cross country coach, has been named Interim Director of Track & Field and Cross Country.