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Dukes Split Up to Compete at Slippery Rock and William & Mary Apr 7, 2014

Duquesne's men's track & field team split its roster up over the weekend, sending its distance and mid-distance runners to the three-day Colonial Relays at William & Mary and the rest of the squad to the Dave Labor Invitational at Slippery Rock.

Alex Woodrow to Compete at NCAA East Preliminary May 22, 2013

Sophomore distance runner Alex Woodrow (Marion Center, Pa./Marion Center) has qualified for and will participate in the 2013 NCAA Division I Men's Outdoor Track and Field Preliminary Championship competition in Greensboro, N.C.

Men's Track Wraps Up Season at IC4A's May 17, 2013

Duquesne's men's track and field team wrapped up the 2013 season with several student-athletes competing at the IC4A Championship at Princeton over the weekend.

DU Men's Track & Field Places 10th at A-10 Championship May 6, 2013

Duquesne's men's track & field team finished 10th of 13 teams at the 2013 Atlantic 10 Championships in Charlotte, N.C over the weekend. Alex Gladysiewski was the Dukes top individual finisher, placing fourth in the javelin with a throw of 187-03.25 feet.

Behind the Duke Episode 2: "The Interns" Apr 19, 2013

"Behind the Duke: The Interns" gives a behind the scenes look at all of the interns' tasks and their efforts whether during the in-game experience of filming games and setting up post-game interviews, or even producing the music for specific video segments and brainstorming for new projects.

Life of a Married Student Athlete Apr 17, 2013

Throughout the episode Adam and his wife Mikey discuss how they met, the events that led up to their marriage and why the need to get married altogether.

DU Track & Field Turns in Top Times at Colonial Relays Apr 10, 2013

Duquesne's men's track and field team finished up the Colonial Relays on Saturday with several new season best times, led by Ian Welch who broke the school record in the triple jump with a distance of 48-00.75 to finish third in the 23-jumper field.

Men's Track Opens Season at Fred Hardy Invitational Apr 3, 2013

Duquesne's men's track and field team opened the 2013 slate by competing in the Fred Hardy Invitational in Richmond over the weekend. The Dukes were led by Shakeil Carter and Evan Gomez who had second place finishes.

PA Salute To Seniors: Aaron Wilkinson - Valley View Jul 8, 2012

It was a great 2011-2012 in both cross country and track across the Keystone State. Many of our seniors will soon be on their way to start their college careers both athletically and academically... so we wanted to salute them one more time in this special feature.

Dukes 1-On-1 Episode 16 Jun 19, 2012

Men's and women's track coach Bryan Delsite sits down with Jay Spinks in the latest episode of Duke 1-On-1.

Cherok Advances to NCAA East Regionals Finals May 25, 2012

Two members of the Duquesne women's track and field team participated in the 2012 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field East Preliminary Round held on the campus of North Florida University.

Track and Field Participates at Akron Feb 13, 2012

The Duquesne women's indoor track and field team participated in its final event before the 2012 Atlantic 10 Championship at the University of Akron this past weekend.

Red and Blue Finish Fifth at IC4A Championship Dec 1, 2011

Duquesne's men's cross country team wrapped up the 2011 season with a sixth place finish out of 17 schools at the 103rd IC4A Championship in Bronx, N.Y. Junior Jim Spisak paced the Dukes with a sixth place finish.

DU Runners Place Eighth at NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional Nov 12, 2011

Duquesne's men's cross country team finished eighth of 25 teams Saturday at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional Championship at Princess Anne, Md. Jim Spisak paced the Dukes with a 33rd place finish in the 183-runner field with a time of 31:25.3.

Duquesne Sports Hall of Fame to Welcome Three New Members Oct 21, 2011

The Merle E. Gilliand Duquesne University Sports Hall of Fame will welcome three new members during ceremonies to be held Friday, Dec. 9. The 2011-12 inductees are Ryan Bender (cross country), Ginger Flocco (lacrosse) and Tony Zimmerman (football).

Red and Blue Runners Place Ninth at PSU Nationals Oct 14, 2011

The Duquesne women's cross country team captured a ninth place finish out of 29 schools Friday morning at the PSU Nationals at State College, Pa. Senior Meg Ecker led the Dukes with a 36th place finish out of 268 competitors with a time of 22:30

Red and Blue Place 25th at Paul Short Invite Oct 1, 2011

Duquesne's men's cross country team finished 25th of 45 teams at the prestigious Paul Short Invitational held Sept. 30 at Lehigh. Senior Erik Anderson paced the Dukes in 103rd place of 402 runners with a time of 25:35. Junior Jim Spisak followed one second behind in 25:36.

2009-10 Annual Report Sep 26, 2011

With the 2011-12 athletic year underway, its time to take one last look at the 2009-10 season via the Annual Athletics Report.

2009-10 Annual Report Sep 26, 2011

With the 2011-12 athletic year underway, its time to take one last look at the 2009-10 season via the Annual Athletics Report.

Dukes Run Past Bucknell, 19-38 Sep 17, 2011

Duquesne's men's cross country team improved its dual record to 7-0 with a 19-38 victory over Bucknell Saturday morning at Schenley Park in Pittsburgh. Junior Jim Spisak took first place in the 32-runner field with a time of 25:01 as the Dukes finished 1-2-3-5-8.

Dukes Take Down Pitt, Fall to Bucknell Sep 17, 2011

Duquesne's women's cross country team hosted Pitt and Bucknell Saturday morning at Schenley Park and took down the Panthers, 15-50 while narrowly losing to the Bison, 27-32. Meg Ecker paced finished first overall in 18:03 followed by Amber Valimont in second in 18:08.

Duquesne Duals Wrap-Up Sep 3, 2011

The Duquesne men's and women's cross country teams finished 6-0 and 5-0 respectively at the 2011 Duquesne Duals held at Schenley Park on Saturday morning.

Duquesne Duals Wrap-Up Sep 3, 2011

The Duquesne men's and women's cross country teams finished 6-0 and 5-0 respectively at the 2011 Duquesne Duals held at Schenley Park on Saturday morning.

Alex Federinko Named Academic All-American Jun 23, 2011

Duquesne University senior track & field athlete Alex Federinko has been named to the 2011 Capital One Academic All-America Men's Track & Field/Cross Country Second Team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

Alex Federinko Named Academic All-District Jun 13, 2011

Duquesne University track & field athlete Alex Federinko has been named to the 2010-11 CoSIDA Academic All-District II Team as voted on by the district's sports information directors.

Two Dukes Wrap Up Season at NCAA East Preliminary Jun 7, 2011

Duquesne men's track & field season came to a conclusion as senior Mike Stolar and sophomore Jim Spisak competed in the 2011 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championship - East Preliminary, May 26-28 in Bloomington, Ind.

Jim Spisak and Mike Stolar Qualify for NCAA's May 20, 2011

Sophomore Jim Spisak placed fourth of 36 runners in the 5,000 meter run at the IC4A Championship with a school record time of 14:04.26 and qualified to compete in the 2011 NCAA Track & Field Championship - East Preliminary to be held May 26-28 in Bloomington, Ind.

Dukes Turn in Solid Performance at Bucknell Open Apr 20, 2011

Duquesne's men's track & field team competed in the Bucknell Open and Distance Carnival over the weekend and came home with a few stellar times and finishes. Mark Bucklaw and Mike Stolar qualified for the IC4A Championship.

Women's Track Competes at Outdoor Classic Apr 18, 2011

The Duquesne women's track and field headed east this past weekend for the first of its back-to-back trips to Bucknell University. The Dukes had cold and windy weather conditions, but were able to have several top finishes and three of ECAC qualifying times at the 2011 Bucknell Outdoor Classic.

Women's Track Finishes Second at Colonial Relays Apr 4, 2011

The Duquesne women's track and field team had an excellent outing at the 2011 Colonial Relays hosted by the College of William and Mary this past weekend. The Dukes finished second out of 40 teams with 62 total points.

Glenn, Adams Named First-Team All-Conference Feb 22, 2011

After winning gold medals in the 500m and shot put respectively, Taylor Glenn and Ashley Adams were named to the 2011 Atlantic 10 Women's Indoor Track & Field First-Team All-Conference.

Several PR's Broken at Akron Open Feb 16, 2011

Several personal records were broken, a new school record in the 60m was recorded and two qualified for the 2011 ECAC Championship as the Duquesne women's track and field team turned in a fantastic performance at the University of Akron Open this past weekend.

Women's Track Participates in Two Events Feb 1, 2011

The Duquesne women's indoor track team participated in a pair of events this weekend - the Penn State National Open and the Lake Eric College/GaREAT Track in Field Open.

Women's Cross Country Places Fifth at A-10's Oct 30, 2010

The women's cross country team finished in fifth place of 14 teams at Saturday's Atlantic 10 Championship at Schenley Park in Pittsburgh. The Dukes were led by freshman Amber Valimont who placed 24th in the 139-runner field in 18:20.

Men's Cross Country Captures Second at A-10 Championship Oct 30, 2010

Duquesne's men's cross country team captured second place at the 2010 Atlantic 10 Championship held Saturday morning at Schenley Park in Pittsburgh. Seniors Mike Stolar, Scott VanKooten and Erik Anderson as well as sophomore Jim Spisak were all named to the 15-man All-Conference team.

Dukes Place 11th at Penn State National Open Oct 16, 2010

Duquesne's men's cross country team finished 11th of 27 schools at Saturday's Penn State National Open. Mike Stolar led the Dukes with a 36th place showing in the 266-runner field with a time of 26:08.

Dukes take third at CMU Invite Oct 13, 2010

Duquesne men's cross country "B" squad competed in the 2010 Carnegie Mellon University Cross Country Invitational at Schenley Park on Saturday, finihsing third of 22 teams.

Dukes Place 19th of 42 Teams at Paul Short Invite Oct 1, 2010

Duquesne's men's cross country team finished 19th of 42 teams at Friday's Paul Short Invitational at Lehigh University. Senior Mark Bucklaw led the Dukes, finishing 56th overall in the 384-runner field with a time of 24:57 over the 8K course.

Dukes Climb to Sixth in Mid-Atlantic Rankings Sep 21, 2010

Duquesne University's men's cross country team climbed one spot to sixth in the 2010 U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Mid-Atlantic Region rankings, moving ahead of Penn State.

Red and Blue Outrun Pitt and Bucknell Sep 18, 2010

Duquesne's men's cross country team had seven of the top eight finishers in a 46-runner field as the Dukes defeated Pitt and Bucknell Saturday afternoon at Schenley Park. Senior Mike Stolar captured first place with a time of 25:26.

Women's Cross Country Goes 6-1 at Duquesne Duals Sep 4, 2010

The Duquesne women's cross country team finished 6-1 at the 2010 Duquesne Duals. The annual event featured Canisius, Carnegie Mellon Pittsburgh and Youngstown State along with Atlantic 10 rivals Saint Joseph's, Saint Louis and Xavier.

Red and Blue Sweep the Competition at Duquesne Duals Sep 4, 2010

Duquesne's men's cross country team went a perfect 9-0 at Saturday's Duquesne Duals at Schenley Park. Senior Mike Stolar led the Dukes finishing third overall with a time of 25:34. He was followed by fellow senior Erik Anderson in fourth and sophomore Jim Spisak in fifth.

Women's Track Signs Eight to National Letters Of Intent Jun 23, 2010

Duquesne women's track and field head coach Bryan Delsite has announced the signings of Brittany Edwards (Pittsburgh, Pa./Baldwin), Amber Valimont (Greensburg, Pa./Hempfield), Elise Farris (Aliquippa, Pa./Hopewell), Sherie Key (Mansfield, Texas/Mansfield Legacy), Chelsea Zahn (McMurray, Pa./Canon-McMillan), Haley Pisarcik (South Park, Pa./South Park), Shelby Haitz (North Huntingdon, Pa./Norwin) and Brittany Sinclair (Lindenwold, N.J./Lindenwold) to national letters of intent.

Duquesne Shines in Latest APR Report Jun 11, 2010

Duquesne's women's basketball and women's lacrosse programs were recognized by the NCAA for placing among the top 10 percent nationally in their respective sports in the latest multi-year Academic Progress Rate (APR) report released on June 9.

Dukes Place Fifth at Atlantic 10 Championship May 2, 2010

Duquesne's men's track & field team finished fifth of 11 teams at the 2010 Atlantic 10 Championship held May 1-2 at UMass. Three Dukes earned medals at the event and two Dukes and a relay set school records.

Weekend Track Recap Apr 26, 2010

The Duquesne women's track and field teams participated in two events this weekend - the historic Penn Relays and the Father Bede Hines Invitational.

Adams Named Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week Apr 19, 2010

After setting personal bests in three events at the Bucknell Team Challenge this weekend, Duquesne freshman Ashley Adams (Rochester, Pa./Freedom) was named Atlantic 10 Women's Track & Field Rookie of the Week.

Dukes Finish Third at Bucknell Team Challenge Apr 19, 2010

Duquesne's men's track & field team won three events and set three school records in placing third at the Bucknell Team Challenge on April 17. Vibert DeFreitas set a school record in the triple jump while Mark Saylor set a new school standard in the pole vault.

Dukes Take Part in Bison Outdoor Classic Apr 12, 2010

Duquesne's men's track & field team competed in the two-day Bison Outdoor Classic April 9-10. Junior Cedric Love set a school record in the 200 meter dash with a time of 22.38.

Women's Track Competes at Duke Invitational Apr 6, 2010

The Duquesne women's track and field team participated in the 2010 Duke Invitational this past weekend. Several runners, jumpers and throwers set personal-bests in the event.

Red and Blue Open Outdoor Schedule in Raleigh Mar 30, 2010

Duquesne's women's track and field team opened the outdoor season by traveling to North Carolina for the Raleigh Relays and to Caifornia, Pa. for the Western Pa. Championships. Katie Kelly set a personal best time and qualified for the ECAC Championships with a time of 10:42.23 in the 3,000 meter steeplechase.

Dukes Open Season at Raleigh Relays Mar 30, 2010

Duquesne's track and field team opened its 2010 campaign with a split squad by competing in the Raleigh Relays on March 26-27 and the Western PA Championships also on March 27. Cedric Love broke his own school record in the 400 meter dash with a time of 48.80.

Mike Stolar Competes at NCAA's Nov 23, 2009

Duquesne junior runner Mike Stolar completed his cross country season by competing in Monday's 2009 NCAA Division I Cross Country Championship at Terre Haute Ind. Stolar finished 182nd of 250 harriers with a time of 31:41.2.

Women's Cross Country Finishes Seventh in NCAA Regional Nov 14, 2009

Although mud and small ponds formed after several days of rain, the Division I Mid-Atlantic Region Championships went on as scheduled on the campus of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore hosted the NCAA on Saturday.

Mike Stolar Qualifies for NCAA Cross Country Championship Nov 14, 2009

Junior Mike Stolar finished seventh of 197 runners at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional, leading Duquesne to an eighth place showing of 28 teams. Stolar's finish gives him an automatic entry into the NCAA Championships on Nov. 23.

Men's Cross Country Finishes Sixth at A-10's Oct 31, 2009

Duquesne's men's cross country team turned in a sixth place showing of 14 teams at the 2009 Atlantic 10 Cross Country Championship in St. Louis, Mo. The Dukes were led by junior Mike Stolar who finished third overall.

Dukes Place Third at CMU Invite Oct 12, 2009

Duquesne's "B" squad took part in Saturday's CMU Invitational and placed third out of 14 teams. Senior Kyle Reeping paced the Dukes, finishing 10th in the 153 runner field with a time of 26:35.

Myers and Gilmore Run at Carnegie Mellon Oct 11, 2009

Junior Alison Myers and freshman Colleen Gilmore represented Duquesne at the 2009 Carnegie Mellon University Cross Country Invitational held at s Schenley Park on Saturday.

Dukes Finish in Middle of Pack at Paul Short Invite Oct 2, 2009

Duquesne's men's cross country team finished 21st of 42 schools at the 2009 Paul Short Invitational at Lehigh. Junior Mike Stolar led the Dukes and finished 16th overal of 386 runners with a time of 24:02.

Mike Stolar Named Atlantic 10 Co-Performer of the Week Sep 22, 2009

Duquesne University junior cross country runner Mike Stolar has been named the Atlantic 10 Men's Cross Country Co-Performer of the Week for the week ending Sept. 20. It is his second honor of the season and his second straight first place finish.

DU XC Ranked Sixth in Mid-Atlantic Region Sep 15, 2009

Duquesne University's men's cross country team is ranked sixth in the initial 2009 U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Mid-Atlantic Region rankings.

Duquesne Women Win Home Opener Sep 6, 2009

The Duquesne women's cross country team commenced the 2009 season by defeating all seven of their opponents Saturday morning at the Schenley Park Oval.

Duquesne Opens Season With 8-0 Record at Duquesne Duals Sep 6, 2009

Duquesne's men's cross country team opened the 2009 season by defeating all eight of its competitors in Saturday's Duquesne Duals at Schenley Park. Junior Mike Stolar won the 109-runner event with a time of 25:11, 37 seconds ahead of the next collegiate runner.

Howard Earns District 2 Academic Honors Jun 5, 2009

Samantha Howard has been named to the 2009 ESPN The Magazine District 2 Cross Country/Track & Field Academic All-America First Team as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America today