MOUNT VERNON – Coach Dan Schofer leads the Rams into their first Midwest Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships since 1997 this weekend at Monmouth College.
The Championships get underway at 3 p.m. Friday inside King Field House. Action resumes at 10:30 a.m. Saturday. The top three finishers in each event earn all-conference status.
Complete information regarding this weekend's events can be found at MWC Indoor Track and Field Championships.
The Rams field a number of all-conference hopefuls, led by junior distance runner Laura Ettlin on the women's side. Ettlin holds the third-best mark in the MWC in both the mile (5:17.39) and 3000 (10:36.96). The women also enter with the No. 3 time in the distance medley relay (13:19.26).
The men's distance medley (11:15.08) has clocked the third-quickest time in the MWC this season, while the 4x200 ranks fourth (1:33.28).
Monmouth has swept both men's and women's indoor team titles each of the past 11 years.