The Simpson men’s track and field team won six events at the Simpson/Central/Nebraska Wesleyan Triangular on Saturday, placing second in the team standings with 123 points. A pair of distance runners also competed at Wis.-La Crosse, putting up two of the top 10,000-meter times in school history.
Audrey LoVan crushed her own school record in the pole vault and Emily Buchheit won the 1500-meter run for the second time this season to lead the Simpson women’s track and field team at their own triangular with Central and Nebraska Wesleyan on Saturday.
The Storm took advantage of four errors to come away with a walkoff, 2-1 win in game one, Madi Bennett made a game-saving catch to preserve a 2-1 win in game two and Simpson earned a pair of crucial Iowa Conference wins on Senior Day.
The Simpson baseball team raced out to an early three-run lead but Central came back with nine runs in the final three innings as the Storm fell 13-9 Friday in game one of a three-game Iowa Conference series.
The Simpson men's track and field team is ranked 23rd in the latest U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association NCAA Division III National Championship Rankings, as announced by the USTFCCCA on Tuesday.
Trey Kehoe and Hunter Hillygus drove in two runs apiece, Cameron Liston twirled a gem and the Simpson baseball team beat Cornell 6-2 in game one of a non-conference doubleheader Tuesday at Ash Park Field. Cornell won game two 5-1.
he Simpson softball team couldn’t overcome slow starts in Tuesday’s doubleheader at Loras, losing both games 3-2. The Storm’s seventh-inning rally fell one run short in game one while Loras won the nightcap on a walkoff.
The Simpson football team and head coach Matt Jeter have finalized the 2018 schedule, which features five home games and two, non-conference matchups. The annual homecoming game will be played Oct. 6 against Coe.
As the lingering winter weather continues to wreak havoc on the spring sports schedule, nearly all events scheduled for the weekend of April 13-15 have been altered. Below is an up-to-date listing of the changes (as of 2 p.m. Friday, April 13.)
Dylan Kalinay posted one of the top-time in school history in the 100-meter dash and won the 110-meter hurdles to lead the Simpson men’s track and field team at the Jim Duncan Invitational on Friday at Drake Stadium.
Dylan Kalinay lowered his time in the 110-meter hurdles to move up in the national rankings and the 4x100-meter relay jumped into the top-five nationally to lead the Storm in a field made up primarily of Division I talent.
The Simpson baseball team couldn’t make an early lead stand up in game one and dug an early hole in game two, falling to Dubuque 14-7 and 14-4 in an Iowa Conference doubleheader Thursday evening at McBride Field.
Freshman Nathan Eaton led Simpson for a second day in a row, carding a team-low 72 to tie for second and lead Simpson to a first-place finish of seven teams at the Simpson Invitational II on Wednesday at Indianola Country Club.