For the eighth consecutive semester, Oakland led the Horizon League with 146 student-athletes meeting Honor Roll criteria
Mondry places second in 10,000m, Ciaravino finishes second in javelin
Golden Grizzlies compete on Friday, May 5 through Sunday, May 7
Dana Tessmer placed first in pole vault and broke her own school record with a mark of 12 ft., 1.5 in.
The meet will begin Friday at 3 p.m. with the women's heptathlon and resume Saturday at 10:30 a.m. with field events
5-5-17 Horizon League Outdoor Championships - Day 1 Photos by Trevor Parks - YSU Media Relations Mekye Phelps - Oakland Ath. Comm.
The Oakland Women's Track & Field team wins first Horizon League Championship in program history. Men's team finishes 3rd
▪ 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
▪ 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
▪ 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).
▪ 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).
▪ 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
▪ 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:
2. Opportunity to compete in athletics
3. Good medical programs
|Personal Bests (Outdoor)|
|1500m||5:00.80 (Detroit Dual Meet - April 4, 2015)|
|5000m||17:47.44 (HL Championship - May 6, 2016)|
|Personal Bests (Indoor)|
|3000m||10:12.21 (HL Indoor Championships - Feb 28, 2016)|