Gabe Hymer, Bethel

Apple Valley, Minn. / Apple Valley
Week of: 2010-03-01

Bethel University first-year Gabe Hymer (Apple Valley, Minn.) broke an 18 year-old school record with an NCAA provisional mark of 4.68 meters to win the Pre-MIAC pole vault competition at Macalester College. This mark establishes Hymer as the MIAC pole vault leader and a national ranking of 24th.

Andrew Schlichting, Hamline

Shoreview, Minn. / Mounds View
Week of: 2010-02-22

Hamline University sophomore Andrew Schlichting (Shoreview, Minn./Mounds View) improved his previous NCAA provisional qualifying mark in the weight throw by one foot at the University of Minnesota Snowshoe Open on Friday night. His distance of 17.75 meters currently ranks 12th in Division III.

Eyo Ekpo, St. Thomas

Andover, Minn. / Andover
Week of: 2010-02-15

University of St. Thomas first-year Eyo Ekpo (Andover, Minn.) had three strong performances on Saturday at the Lake Superior Challenge in Duluth, Minn. Ekpo won the high jump with a height of 1.92 m (6-3 1/2). He placed second in the triple jump with a leap of 13.45 m (44-1 1/2) and third in the long jump with a 6.44 m (21-1 1/2).

Andrew Schlichting, Hamline

Shoreview, Minn. / Mounds View
Week of: 2010-02-08

Hamline University sophomore Andrew Schlichting (Shoreview, Minn./Mounds View) placed second in the 35# weight throw with a toss of 17.40 meters (57' 1") at UW-Superior's Border Battle over the weekend. Schlichting's distance is a NCAA provisional qualifying mark, currently 14th best in the nation, and his personal best throw.

Jay Quick, Bethel

Johnston, Iowa / Johnston
Week of: 2010-02-01

Bethel University junior Jay Quick (Johnston, Iowa) cleared 2.07 meters and won the high jump at the St. Olaf Invitational on Friday. The height is a NCAA provisional qualifying mark and Quick cleared it in his first meet of the season after studying abroad the last month. The 2.07m mark is also tops in the MIAC and third in all of Division III so far in 2010.

Andrew Brueggen, Saint Mary's

Holmen, Wis. / Holmen
Week of: 2010-02-01

Saint Mary's University junior Andrew Brueggen (Holmen, Wis.) had a toss of 18.34 in the weight throw that not only won the competition, but is Saint Mary's school record, an automatic qualification to the national championships and is currently tied for the third best throw in Division III this year at UW-Stout's Warren Bowlus Open on Saturday.

Derall King, Hamline

Inver Grove Heights, Minn. / Simley
Week of: 2010-01-25

Hamline University junior Derall King (Inver Grove Heights, Minn./Simley) won the shot put and weight throw at Saturday's St. Olaf Triangular. King won the shot put with a toss of 16.17 meters (53-0 3/4) and for the second week in a row, met the NCAA provisional mark. He won the weight throw with a distance of 15.49 meters (50-10).