May 28, 2016
On the third and final day of the Division III Outdoor Track and Field National Championships, Fabiola Ortiz placed 12th in the 3000m Steeplechase and Tanasha Atwater finished 18th in the hammer throw.
May 27, 2016
Adding to her impressive sophomore season, Tanasha Atwater earned All-American status in the shot put with a third-place showing (14.50m/47-7) that tied the highest-ever Division III National Championship finish in the history of University of Dubuque women's track and field.
May 26, 2016
Sophomore Alex Link became the first University of Dubuque track and field male thrower to claim All-American honors since 1982 with a seventh-place performance in the discus throw with a school record (170-10). Freshman Blaze Murfin also placed 18th in the discus and junior Fabiola Ortiz qualified for the women’s 3000m Steeplechase finals.
May 25, 2016
The University of Dubuque men's and women's track teams qualified four individuals, Tanasha Atwater, Alex Link, Blaze Murfin, and Fabiola Ortiz for the 2016 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships being held in Waverly, Iowa, hosted by Wartburg, on May 26-28.
May 24, 2016
Led by Blaze Murfin, Isaiah Ellis, and Tanasha Atwater, who were honored in two events each, the University of Dubuque track and field teams saw nine Spartans named to the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Central Region team.
May 24, 2016
The University of Dubuque athletic teams tied for fourth out of eight schools in the combined Iowa Conference All-Sports Trophy standings, with the men placing second and the women finishing eighth in their respective genders.
May 20, 2016
Former University of Dubuque men’s basketball players and All-Iowa Conference honorees, Andre Norris and Gage Heffernan, have helped kickstart Waterloo’s Cedar Valley Courtkings, a minor-league basketball team in its inaugural season.
May 20, 2016
Sophomore Tanasha Atwater regained her national lead in the shot put, while both sophomore Alex Link and freshman Blaze Murfin tentatively qualified themselves for the Division III National Championships in the discus as the University of Dubuque track and field teams competed at both the North Central and Augustana (Ill.) Last Chance meets.
May 19, 2016
Sophomore Matthew Sablay paced the University of Dubuque men’s tennis team with 18 overall wins and finished 4-3 at No. 2 singles in Iowa Conference play en route to an Honorable Mention All-IIAC distinction.
May 17, 2016
Thanks to their Iowa Conference Most Valuable Field Performer awards, throwers Tanasha Atwater and Blaze Murfin were also named Iowa Conference Athletes of the Week.