NDSU Track and Field

NDSU Track: Former West Fargo Packer Alex Talley Takes Bison Open Shotput Title

Talley PR'd With A Throw of 63 Feet 5 Inches

FARGO, N.D. — (NDSU Athletics) The North Dakota State men’s track & field team improved several nationally ranked performances and won seven more events to close out the Bison Open on Saturday afternoon.   While world leader Payton Otterdahl didn’t compete in the shot put, the NDSU men still had an extremely impressive showing with five Bison men registering personal-best throws….

Former NDSU Thrower Alyssa Olin Named Summit League’s Outdoor Field Athlete of the Year

Olin is the first female athlete from NDSU to be awarded this honor since Whitney Carlson in 2011

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State senior javelin thrower Alyssa Olin has been named The Summit League’s Outdoor Field Athlete of the Year, the league office announced Wednesday. Olin became a first-team All-American for the first time in her Bison career with a fifth-place finish in the javelin at the NCAA Outdoor Championships. She opened her 2018 season with a…

Otterdahl Misses Discus Final by 7 Centimeters

Otterdahl finishes 10th at NCAA Track and Field Championships.

EUGENE, Ore. (NDSU Athletics) – North Dakota State junior Payton Otterdahl finished 10th in the discus at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships on Friday evening to claim second team All-America honors. Otterdahl’s best throw of 182-0 (55.48m) came on his second of three attempts. With the top nine performers advancing to the finals for three more throws, he…

Bison Men’s T&F Win Ninth Consecutive Summit League Outdoor Title

The Bison men racked up 259 points to pull away from South Dakota State and South Dakota on the final day of competition

TULSA, Okla. (NDSU Athletics) — The North Dakota State University men’s track & field team has claimed its ninth consecutive Summit League outdoor team championship and its 10th in 11 years. The Bison men racked up 259 points to pull away from South Dakota State and South Dakota on the final day of competition Saturday. SDSU finished second with 215.5…

NDSU Throwers Thriving Before Summit League Championships

The Summit League Outdoor Track & Field Championships are on May 10-12 in Tulsa, Oklahoma

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Ahletics)—North Dakota State junior Payton Otterdahl threw a monstrous 68-07.00 (20.90m) in the shot put Friday at the NDSU Tune-Up, claiming the top spot in the NCAA this season by more than one and a half feet. Otterdahl now ranks fourth among Americans and 10th in the world this year in the shot put, professionals included. Three…

West Fargo Packer Alum to Join NDSU Women’s Track and Field

Akealy Moton spent one season as a member of UND basketball team.

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) – Six-time North Dakota high school state champion Akealy Moton of West Fargo has signed with the North Dakota State University women’s track & field team, head coach Stevie Keller and associate head coach Justin St. Clair announced today. Moton (West Fargo HS) will transfer to NDSU from the University of North Dakota, where she spent…

Locals from Bison T&F Ready to Shine at Championships

Alyssa Olin - Mott, N.D. and Taylor Janssen - Moorhead, Minn. Represent Bison

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) – The North Dakota State University women’s track & field team will send the largest group of qualifiers in its Division I history to the NCAA Outdoor Championships in Eugene, Ore., on June 7-10. Seven athletes will represent NDSU in six events at the University of Oregon’s historic Hayward Field. Katelyn Weimerskirch, Hammer throw Thursday, June…

Coach of the Week: NDSU’s T&F’s Justin St. Clair

St. Clair is the throws coach for the Bison

FARGO, N.D. — After helping coach the North Dakota State men’s and women’s track and field teams to Summit League Titles, throws coach Justin St. Clair is the KVRR Coach of the Week. Categories: College, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: discus, hammer throw, Javelin, Justin St. Clair, NDSU, NDSU Track and Field, North Dakota State, Summit League, THROWING,…

NDSU Men’s and Women’s T&F win Summit Championships

NDSU women win 20th consecutive title, men win 8th straight.

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) – The North Dakota State men’s track & field team captured its eighth consecutive outdoor conference title, winning the Summit League Championships by a 54-point margin on Saturday. The Bison have now won nine outdoor crowns in 10 years of league membership and 15 titles in the past decade including indoor. NDSU finished with 253 points….

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…