Kindred’s Paul Olson Uses Multi-Sport Ability To Earn NDSU Track Scholarship

Olson thought about pursing basketball before this spring

KINDRED, N.D — Standing 6 foot 4 and blessed with incredible athleticism Paul Olson’s has been a crucial aspect of the Kindred Vikings recent success, taking the Class B state basketball championship and coming in second place this season. In his senior spring, Olson opted to see how his leaping ability translated to track and field. “We’ve been working on…

Trevor Carrying On Own Legacy With Otterdahl Name for NDSU Track & Field

Named Summit League's Indoor Field Athlete of the year

FARGO, N.D — Its Trevor Otterdahl’s last year as a thrower for NDSU and by thinking that way it’s brought success being named the Summit League’s indoor field athlete of the year. “I’ve had this mentality that I can’t fail this year,” Otterdahl said. “It’s more so just maintaining that mindset of going in and being successful in everything I…

Pressure Off for NDSU Track & Field Alum Otterdahl heading into Olympic Trials

Throws in the shotput event on Friday

EUGENE, Ore. — After a year long wait North Dakota State track and field alum, Payton Otterdahl, gets an opportunity to shine on the national stage. The 2019 NCAA indoor champion looks to represent Team USA at the Tokyo Olympics throwing shotput at the Olympic Trials on Friday. The extra time to train has made Otterdahl more consistent and stronger….

NDSU Men and Women T&F Lead After Day 2 of Summit League Championships

Bison men with 153 points after eight events, women with 170 after nine events.

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) – The North Dakota State men’s track & field team used dominant performances in the shot put and decathlon to build an 80-point lead in the team race on the second day of the Summit League Outdoor Championships in Fargo. After eight events, the Bison men have 153 points. South Dakota State is currently second with…