The Daily Eastern News

Track, field ready to compete against 9 schools at Iowa meet

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Jeremy Bekkouche (left) and Marcus Skinner (right) run next to each other during the men’s 1 mile run in the EIU John Craft Invite Jan. 18 in the Lantz Fieldhouse.

Oscar Rzodkiewicz, Assistant Sports Editor

January 29, 2020

The two-day Iowa Black and Gold Premier begins for the Eastern men’s and women’s track and field teams starting Friday at 1 p.m. Both teams are starting to find some traction, as this marks the fourth scheduled invite of the indoor season and third of the new year. Last time out at the Illinois ...

Smith wins triple-jump, Eastern places 23

Blake Faith, Track and Field Reporter

January 27, 2019

The Eastern track and field program gained more momentum toward the rest of its season, earning 23 top-10 finishes at the Iowa Black and Gold Premier. “I was hoping to see some good performances, some seasonal best and personal best this weekend,” said Brenton Emanuel, director of track and field....

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