May 14, 2013 At Wheaton College: “You Can Play”
NORTON, Mass. – The Wheaton College Athletics Department has joined the You Can Play Project in supporting the acceptance of all student-athletes regardless of sexual orientation. At Wheaton, the Lyons have taken it one step further.
January 25, 2013 Men's Track & Field Participates In Joe Donahue Games
BOSTON, Mass. – The Wheaton College men's track & field team competed in the second annual Joe Donahue Games, hosted by Northeastern University, at the Reggie Lewis Center on Friday evening. The Lyons, who finished 13th overall, participated with several schools in the meet including Northeastern, Stonehill, Vermont, UMass Amherst, Maine, Hartford, Cobleskill, New Hampshire, Holy Cross, Boston College, Brown University and Williams.
January 19, 2013 Men’s Track & Field Fares Well At Wheaton Invitational
The Wheaton College men’s track & field team hosted the Wheaton Invitational at the Beard Field House on Saturday afternoon. The Lyons hosted Assumption College, Bridgewater State University, Lasell, Ramapo College, Salve Regina, UMass Boston and Worcester State University in the non-scoring meet.
January 12, 2013 Men's Track & Field Competes At Yale Invitational
The Wheaton College men's track & field team competed in the 31st Yale Intercollegiate Track Classic, hosted by Yale University, on Saturday afternoon at the Coxe Cage. Today's meet was an unscored friendly which featured such teams as Sacred Heart, Southern Connecticut State University, Central Connecticut State, UConn, Williams, UMass Amherst and Brown University among others.
January 5, 2013 Men’s Track & Field Opens Up 2012-13 Season At Southern Maine Invitational
The Wheaton College men’s track & field team opened up its indoor season with several strong individual performances at the University of Southern Maine Invitational in the Costello Field House on Saturday afternoon. The invitational, which featured seven schools and several unattached runners, was a non-scoring meet.
May 18, 2012 Women finish second, men 13th at ECAC Championship
The Wheaton College women's outdoor track & field team placed second while the men took 13th at the 2012 Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division I-III Championship Friday afternoon at RPI. The women finished with 60 points and the men notched 63 points.
May 18, 2012 Women finish second, men 13th at ECAC Championship
The Wheaton College women's outdoor track & field team placed second while the men took 13th at the 2012 Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division I-III Championship Friday afternoon at RPI. The women finished with 60 points and the men notched 21 points.
May 2, 2012 Cusano, Dell'Aira, Williamson honored by NEWMAC
Wheaton College first-year men’s and women’s track & field head coach Dave Cusano has been named NEWMAC Women’s Coach of the Year. Additionally, senior Mark Williamson garnered Men’s Track Athlete of the Year honors while classmate Ashley Dell’Aira was tabbed Women’s Female Athlete of the Year.
April 21, 2012 Women place second, men 10th at Fitchburg State
The Wheaton College women's outdoor track & field team placed second and the men finished 10th at the Fitchburg State University/Eric Loeshner Invitational Saturday afternoon.
April 16, 2012 Dell'Aira, Miklovich honored by NEWMAC
Wheaton College outdoor track & field senior Ashley Dell’Aira has been named New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Women’s Field Athlete of the Week while junior Ben Miklovich was selected as the Men’s Track Athlete of the Week.
March 15, 2012 2012 Season Preview: Track & Field
With the indoor track & field season complete and a pair of All-America honors to add to the program’s resume, first-year Wheaton College track & field head coach Dave Cusano enters the spring season excited about the progress his team has made during his staff’s first few months on the job.
March 3, 2012 Miklovich places third in 200m dash at ECAC Championship
Junior Ben Miklovich placed third in the 200m dash to lead the Wheaton College men's indoor track & field team at the 2012 Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III Indoor Track & Field Championship.
February 11, 2012 Ketchum, Miklovich lead Wheaton at Valentine Invitational
Senior Miles Ketchum and junior Ben Miklovich were the top finishers for the Wheaton College men’s indoor track & field team at the Valentine Invitational Saturday afternoon. The event was hosted by Boston University.
January 27, 2012 Miklovich, Ketchum help Lyons place 13th at Joe Donahue Collegiate Indoor Games
Sophomores Ashante Little and Mollie Lane each recorded first-place finishes to help the Wheaton College women's indoor track & field team to a sixth-place finish (out of 14) at the Joe Donahue Collegiate Indoor Games Friday evening at the Reggie Lewis Center. The men's indoor track & field team placed 13th (out of 16).
September 22, 2011 Bright returns to Wheaton as assistant track & field coach
Wheaton College Interim Director of Athletics John Sutyak ’00 and head men’s and women’s track & field coach Dave Cusano have announced the hiring of Kathrine (Wallace) Bright ’05 as the school’s assistant men’s and women’s track & field coach.
April 9, 2011 Lyons record pair of NCAA provisional marks at Davis Invitational
The Wheaton men's and women's track & field teams competed at the Davis Invitational on Saturday at the UMass-Lowell's Cushing Field Complex, as the Lyon women combined to post a pair of NCAA Championship provisional qualifying marks during the non-scoring meet.
February 10, 2011 NCAA Inspiration Award winner Ibric to appear on ESPN2 on Valentine's Day
Recipient of the NCAA Inspiration Award, former Wheaton men's indoor and outdoor track & field great Merzudin Ibric '10 is scheduled to appear on ESPN2 on Valentine's Day at 1:00 p.m. as part of a rebroadcast of the NCAA Honors Celebration that took place on January 14 in San Antonio.
February 5, 2011 Pair of NCAA cuts, school record falls at NYC Armory
The Wheaton men's and women's track & field teams had qualifying athletes compete at the two-day New Balance Collegiate Invitational, as a pair of NCAA Championship provisional qualifying standards were met and a school record fell at the New York City Armory.
December 8, 2010 Athletics launches new online store
Wheaton has teamed up with Prime Time Sports to launch a new online store, the exclusive source for official athletic-branded apparel. The store carries a wide range of items such as fleeces, hats, jackets, polos, sweatpants, sweatshirts and T-shirts featuring all 21 varsity programs.
October 14, 2010 Homecoming Saturday ceremony to honor 2010 men's team
This Homecoming Saturday the Wheaton Department of Athletics will recognize the 2010 men's track & field team during halftime of the men's soccer game against WPI on Keefe Field, which is scheduled for a 1:00 p.m. start.
May 29, 2010 Wheaton men make history as two relays are crowned national champs
The Wheaton men accomplished what no other Lyon track & field team had ever achieved at an NCAA Championship, capturing national titles in both the 4x100- and 4x400-meter relays during the third and final day of competition at Baldwin-Wallace's Finnie Stadium on Saturday.
May 24, 2010 Eight athletes qualify for NCAA Track & Field Championship
The Wheaton men's and women's outdoor track & field teams will be represented by eight student-athletes at this week's three-day NCAA Championship, which begins on Thursday at Baldwin-Wallace's Finnie Stadium in Berea, Ohio.
May 8, 2010 Wheaton sets two marks, wins twice at All New Englands
Senior Merzudin Ibric played a hand in two wins for the Wheaton men's track & field team at the three-day All New England Championship, which concluded Saturday at Northeastern University's Solomon Track.
May 1, 2010 Lyons combine for trio of national meet cuts at NCAA New Englands
Wheaton men's and women's track & field athletes combined for a trio of NCAA Championship qualifying marks while narrowly missing two more over the weekend, as the NCAA New England Championship came to an end on Saturday at Tufts University's Dussault Track.
April 5, 2010 Robinson named NEWMAC athlete of the week
Wheaton men's outdoor track & field sophomore Cailean Robinson was named NEWMAC Men's Track Athlete of the Week for the week ending on Sunday, April 4.
April 3, 2010 Seventeen top-three showings lift Lyon men to second, women fourth
The Wheaton men's and women's track & field squads combined for 17 top-three event finishes on Saturday at Fitchburg State, as the Lyon men took second among 14 scoring teams with 112 points at the Sheehan Memorial, while the women were fourth out of 16 squads with 87 points.
March 13, 2010 Wheaton ties for ninth at NCAAs, posts best finish since 2004
Senior Merzudin Ibric and sophomore Cailean Robinson each earned a pair of All-America honors on Saturday while leading the Wheaton men's indoor track & field team to a tie for ninth at the NCAA Championship, its best showing since 2004.
February 27, 2010 Men finish as top Division III squad at All New England meet, women 12th
The Wheaton men proved to be the top Division III indoor track & field team during the two-day All New England Championship at Boston University's Track and Tennis Center, as the Lyons finished Saturday's competition in 11th overall, while the women came in 12th among Division III schools and 28th overall.
January 7, 2010 2010 men's track & field season preview
With a core group of experienced athletes returning, Wheaton men's track & field co-head coaches Marc Mangiacotti and Paul Souza look for veteran leadership to bring the team together and produce what could be one of the top teams in Division III during the 2010 seasons.
May 18, 2009 Eight women, program-best seven men set for track & field championship
Wheaton's largest outdoor track & field contingent in seven years will travel to Marietta in Ohio later this week for the NCAA Division III Championship, as eight women and a program-high seven men made the final qualifying lists for the three-day meet beginning on Thursday at Drumm Stadium.
May 15, 2009 Wheaton teams in top seven at ECACs, athletes reach six NCAA marks
During their final chance to qualify for next week's NCAA Championship, Wheaton track & field athletes combined to reach six provisional standards while breaking two school records at the two-day ECAC Championship, which came to an end on Friday at Springfield's Blake Track.
May 14, 2009 Wheaton's Ibric featured in exhibit at reopened NCAA Hall of Champions
Wheaton track & field junior Merzudin Ibric, who fled a war-torn Bosnia in the late 1990s, is one of 23 athletes from Divisions I, II and III featured in a permanent exhibit at the NCAA Hall of Champions, which was renovated before reopening on March 12 in Indianapolis.
May 2, 2009 Successful outings for Lyons at Division III New England Championship
The Wheaton men's and women's outdoor track & field teams recorded five NCAA national meet provisional qualifying standards alongside three event victories and one school record over the weekend during the NCAA Division III New England Championship, which came to an end on Saturday at Springfield's Blake Track.
April 25, 2009 Men place fifth at NEWMAC Championship
The Wheaton men's and women's outdoor track & field teams recorded six NCAA standards, four event wins, a trio of meet records and 14 all-league finishes during Saturday's NEWMAC Championship at Mount Holyoke.