2017 Caltech Track & Field News

  • Track & Field Named USTFCCCA All-Academic
    July 27, 2017
    The Caltech men’s and women’s track & field teams have been named All-Academic by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association. The men tied for the highest grade point average in the nation at 3.62 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Bourzutschky Becomes Fourth Academic All-American
    June 19, 2017
    Caltech men’s track & field senior Alex Bourzutscky has become the fourth Beaver in history to be named CoSIDA Academic All-America, earning Second Team recognition.
  • Bourzutschky Named Academic All-District
    May 25, 2017
    Caltech track & field junior Alex Bourzutschky has been named CoSIDA Academic All-District.
  • Krasnoperov Moves up Javelin Top 10 List
    May 13, 2017
    Freshman Tim Krasnoperov moved up a spot on the Caltech track & field program’s javelin all-time list and carded two top finishes among Division III competitors at the Westmont All on the Line Qualifier this past Saturday.
  • Krasnoperov Second Among SCIAC at Elite Meet
    May 06, 2017
    Freshman Tim Krasnoperov placed second among SCIAC competitors in an elite field that included Division I and II as well as professional athletes at the Oxy Invite.
  • Krasnoperov All-SCIAC as Rookie at Championships
    April 28, 2017
    Freshman Tim Krasnoperov made the podium with a third-place finish in the discus and the Caltech women’s track & field team earned its first point at the SCIAC Championships since 2014 at Pomona-Pitzer Colleges this weekend.
  • Track & Field SCIAC Champs Friday, Saturday
    April 27, 2017
    Caltech track & field heads to Claremont a fourth time this season for the SCIAC Championships this Friday and Saturday, Apr. 28-29, hosted by Pomona-Pitzer Colleges.
  • Track & Field Defeats Chapman in Final Multi-Dual
    April 15, 2017
    Both the Caltech men’s and women’s track & field teams picked up a dual point with victories over Chapman University in the final SCIAC Multi-Dual of the spring on Saturday. The women’s victory marked their first since 2008.
  • Steady Improvement for Track & Field in Final Tune-up
    April 08, 2017
    Caltech track & field contested its final tune-up meet before heading into the thick of championship season at the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational on Saturday.
  • Throwers Highlight Second Track & Field Multi-Dual
    April 01, 2017
    Caltech track & field’s young group of throwers continued its impressive season to highlight the second SCIAC Multi-Dual of the spring in Redlands, Calif. on Saturday.
  • Lauinger Continues Hot Start to Collegiate Career
    March 25, 2017
    Freshman Alexa Lauinger moved up and cracked another Caltech track & field Top-10 list in only her second collegiate meet at the Pt. Loma Nazarene University Invite on Saturday.
  • Breakthroughs Abound for Track & Field at Oxy Classic
    March 10, 2017
    Runners in nearly every event either shuffled the Caltech track & field Top-10 lists or showed marked individual improvement at the Oxy Distance Carnival Spring Break Classic
  • Top 10 Marks Continue to fall in First Multi-Dual
    March 04, 2017
    A slew of Top-10 marks fell and several more scholar-athletes made successful debuts for Caltech track & field at the first SCIAC Multi-Dual of the season at the University of La Verne on Saturday.
  • Trio Cracks Track & Field Top 10 in Opener
    February 25, 2017
    Sophomore Muskaan Goyal, freshman Tim Krasnoperov and rookie Jena Srikanth each cracked their first program Top-10 list in the Caltech track & field team’s season opener at the Rossi Relays on Saturday.
  • Track & Field Riding Momentum into 2017
    February 16, 2017
    The addition of perhaps the deepest and most talented recruiting class in program history has Caltech track & field in perfect position to build off the success of 2016 and begin its ascent up the conference ladder.
  • Track & Field Unveils 2017 Schedule
    September 09, 2016
    PASADENA, Calif. – The Caltech track and field program has unveiled its schedule for the upcoming 2017 season. Head Coach Ben Raphelson’s squad will open up the year with the Pomona-Pitzer Colleges All-Comers Meet and ultimately return to Claremont for the SCIAC Championships toward the end of the spring season.
  • Olympic Spotlight: Phil Conley ‘56, Track & Field, Football, Basketball
    August 17, 2016
    Pasadena, Calif. – The final feature in our Olympic Spotlight series, 1956 graduate and inaugural Caltech Athletics Hall of Honor inductee Phil Conley placed 10th in the javelin throw at the 1956 Olympic Games in Melbourne, Australia.
  • Olympic Spotlight: Folke Skoog ’32, Track & Field, Cross Country
    August 12, 2016
    Pasadena, Calif. – The second featured alum in our Olympic Spotlight series, 2016 Hall of Honor inductee Folke Skoog represented his native Sweden in the 1932 Summer Olympics hosted in Los Angeles.
  • Olympic Spotlight: Glenn Graham '26, Track & Field
    August 08, 2016
    PASADENA, Calif. – With the 2016 Rio Olympics well underway, we will be spotlighting the three Olympians in Caltech athletics history. The first of these features is Glenn Graham (Class of 1926), an inductee into the inaugural Caltech Athletics Hall of Honor in 2014.
  • Meet the Recruits: Men's Cross Country, Track & Field
    June 30, 2016
    PASADENA, Calif. – The Caltech men's cross country and track & field programs add 10 newcomers, including eight distance runners, one thrower and one sprinter heading into the 2016-17 seasons. The class consists of:
  • Meet the Recruits: Women's Cross Country,Track & Field
    June 29, 2016
    PASADENA, Calif. – The Caltech women's cross country and track & field teams welcome five newcomers for the upcoming 2016-17 seasons. The class includes: