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Track seniors stride to nationals

Track seniors stride to nationals

Lee Masten

March 24, 2014


Filed under Sports, Track and field

One meet is all it took for three Chico State decathletes to qualify for the national meet in May. Seniors J Patrick Smith, Theodore Elsenbaumer and John Brunk finished with scores over the auto-qualifying mark of 7,000 points Feb. 27-28 at the Chico Multi-Event Classic. They will compete for the final time at the 2014 NCAA National Track and Field Championships in May. ̶...

‘Cats Shine at Humboldt Invitational

‘Cats Shine at Humboldt Invitational

Nicholas Woodard

March 9, 2014


Filed under Track and field

The Chico State track and field team had a field day at the Humboldt Invitational, with first place finishes in 11 men's events and 10 women's events. On the men's side, Michael Souza scored an NCAA Provisional Qualifying mark in the high jump on his way to a first-place finish. J Patrick Smith took first i...

Track ’Cats continue success during Friday’s meet

Track ’Cats continue success during Friday’s meet

Nicholas Woodard

March 1, 2014


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J Patrick Smith, John Brunk and Theordore Elsenbaumer are at it again. The trio of decathletes qualified for the NCAA Championship Friday by reaching the 7,000 point mark at the Chico Multi-Classic at University Stadium. All three had personal records in discus, while Brunk earned a personal record in the 110-meter hurdles ...

Wildcats open season, crush records at Chico Multi-Event Classic

Wildcats open season, crush records at Chico Multi-Event Classic

Nicholas Woodard

February 28, 2014


Filed under Track and field

J Patrick Smith, Theodore Elsenbaumer and John Brunk led the way on day one of the Chico Multi-Event Classic at University Stadium on Thursday.Patrick Smith posted 3,845 points, while Elsenbaumer and Brunk put up 3,795 and 3,780 points respectively, well beyond their marks from last year's event. The trio is also...

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