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Q&A with Julia Kohnen

Q&A with Julia Kohnen

Sarah Loesch

March 17, 2015

Senior track and field runner Julia Kohnen is finding success during her first full season participation in the sport. Kohnen, who competed in just two races during last year's season, received her first All-American honor as an indoor track and field athlete and the second of her career. She is the...

Kohnen earns GLVC honor

Sarah Loesch

February 24, 2015

Senior distance runner Julia Kohnen was named the Great Lakes Valley Conference Female Track Athlete of the Week for the first time in her career. The award follows her performance at the GLVC Big Meet on February 13, where she earned second place in the 5,000 meters. Kohnen was competing against...

Strong start to season makes goals possible

Sarah Loesch

February 10, 2015

Both men's and women’s track and field teams started the season strong. The men’s team had strong performances from junior distance runners Johnnie Guy and Tyler Schickel.  Performances which help the team in its hopes for conference. “Johnnie Guy is the national leader right now in the 3k, that...

Eagles fill top spots in mile and 3,000 meters

Sarah Loesch

February 3, 2015

The women's indoor track and field team competed at the University of Indianapolis Challenge on Saturday and had two first place finishes. The first came from senior Julia Kohnen who finished first in the mile with a time of five minutes and 05.78 seconds. There were three other USI runners who had top...

Cross country teams win big, set high personal standards

Sarah Loesch

September 22, 2014

The cross country season took off with winning performances from not only both the men's and women's teams, but from individual players as well. The season is barely underway, but both teams have already taken top five finishes. The two teams placed first at the Stegemoller Classic, which took ...

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