Alana Koepf
Alana  Koepf

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Yale, Mich.

High School:
Yale

Event:
Distance


05/05/2018

OAKLAND SWEEPS 10K ON DAY ONE OF HORIZON LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS

Bryce Stroede and Maggie Schneider both took home the 10000m crown

05/03/2018

SEVEN TRACK AND FIELD ATHLETES NAMED TO ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM

Seven athletes were chosen out of 46 to be recognized by the Horizon League for their success both in competition and the classroom

04/20/2018

BOWMAN PLACES SIXTH IN STEEPLECHASE AT VIRGINIA CHALLENGE

Andrew Bowman placed sixth in the 3000m steeplechase with a time of 8:53.17

04/19/2018

OAKLAND SET TO COMPETE AT JESSE OWENS CLASSIC AND VIRGINIA CHALLENGE

The Oakland track and field teams will be sending athletes to both the Jesse Owens Classic and the Virginia Challenge

04/14/2018

TRACK & FIELD CLAIM NUMEROUS FIRST PLACE FINISHES AT 2018 GOLDEN GRIZZLIES INVITE

Zach Stadnika broke his own school record in the decathlon

04/13/2018

2018 Golden Grizzlies Invite

Golden Grizzlies Invite 4-13-18

05/05/2017

5-5-17 Horizon League Outdoor Championships - Day 1

5-5-17 Horizon League Outdoor Championships - Day 1 Photos by Trevor Parks - YSU Media Relations Mekye Phelps - Oakland Ath. Comm.

02/28/2016

2016 Horizon League Indoor Track & Field Championships

The Oakland Women's Track & Field team wins first Horizon League Championship in program history. Men's team finishes 3rd

2017 Outdoor:
Placed 4th and set a new PR in the 10,000m (36:43.41) at the Horizon League Outdoor Championship (May 5-7)
Placed 2nd in the 5000m (18:57.61) at the Golden Grizzly Invite (April 14-15)
Placed 3rd in the 3000m (10:21.88) at Oakland vs. Detroit Duals (April 8)


2016 Outdoor:
Ran a career best in the 5,000-meter at the Horizon League Championships with a time of 17:47.44 that earned her a third place

2016 Indoor:
▪ Won 3000m at the Tiffin Dragon Invite with a time of 10:31.52
▪ Set 3000m PR at the 2016 Horizon League Indoor Championships at 10:12.21 to finish fifth helping Oakland win the first title in program history
▪ Finished fourth in the 3000m at the EMU Triangular with 10:33.91
▪ 2016 Horizon League Spring Academic All-League Team selection
▪ 2015 fall and 2016 spring Horizon League Honor Roll selection

2015 Outdoor:
▪ Finished sixth with 1500m PR (5:00.80) at the Detroit Dual Meet (April 4).
▪ Placed third with 5000m PR (17:57.72) at the Golden Grizzly Duals (April 11).

2015 Indoor: 
▪ Ran 3000m PR (10:24.77) at the Horizon League Indoor Championships (March 1).
▪ Placed fifth in the 3000m at the Jack Skoog Dual (Jan. 16).

High School:
▪ Four-year letterwinner in Cross Country for coach Armstrong, including one year as a captain
▪ Four-year letterwinner in Track and Field for coach Flynn, including one year as a captain
▪ 2014 First-Team selection 1600m run and Second-Team 3200m run
▪ All-Conference First-Team for Cross Country in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014
Academic Achievements
▪ All-Academic team for Cross Country and Track in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014
▪ Graduated as Valedictorian

Top Athletic Performance:
▪ Personal best: 5k run: 17:58, 3k run: 10:24

Personal: Alana Marie Koepf 
Date of Birth: April 18, 1996
Parents: David and Cindy Koepf
Siblings: Brother, Sean, Sister, Riley 
Major: Bio-Medical Sciences

Top Three Reasons for Choosing Oakland:
1. Scholarships
2. Opportunity to compete in athletics
3. Good medical programs

Personal Bests (Outdoor)
Event Time/Distance
1500m 5:00.80 (Detroit Dual Meet - April 4, 2015)
5000m 17:47.44 (HL Championship - May 6, 2016)
Personal Bests (Indoor)
Event Time/Distance
3000m 10:12.21 (HL Indoor Championships - Feb 28, 2016)

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