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Coburn announces deal with New Balance

University of Colorado distance runner Emma Coburn, who on Saturday ended her collegiate running career with her second NCAA steeplechase title, has signed a professional contract with shoe company New Balance. “I am thrilled to join Team New Balance as I start my professional career,”

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Coburn Advances To NCAA Steeplechase Finals

Emma Coburn will have a chance to win one last NCAA 3,000-meter steeplechase title for the University of Colorado after cruising to an easy win in the semifinals on Thursday night at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships at Historic Hayward Field. The 2012

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Coburn Wins NCAA West Prelim Title

AUSTIN, Texas – Weather conditions may not have been perfect earlier in the day, but everything fell perfectly into place for the University of Colorado’s Emma Coburn on Friday night as she captured a first-place finish at the NCAA West Preliminary Championships to advance to

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Coburn Runs World Leading Steeplechase Mark

STANFORD, Calif. – Just two days after a 1,500-meter race at the 104th Drake Relays in Iowa, University of Colorado senior Emma Coburn won the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Payton Jordan Cardinal Invitational at Stanford on Sunday night with the best time in the world this

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Buffs Host Inaugural Jerry Quiller Classic

BOULDER – The University of Colorado track & field team will host the inaugural Jerry Quiller Classic, March 15-16, at Potts Field. The meet, which had previously been the Potts Outdoor Invitational, has been named in honor of the former CU track and field and

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Trio of Buffs Head To NCAA Indoor Track Championships

BOULDER — The University of Colorado track and field team will send three seniors to compete at the 2013 NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships, March 8 and 9, in Fayetteville, Ark. Emma Coburn (mile) is the only female attending the championship, while Joe Morris

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Buffs Shine at UW & Air Force Invites

SEATTLE – University of Colorado senior Liz Tremblay continues to light up the CU track and field record book, this time clocking the second fastest 800-meter time in CU history at the UW Invitational on Saturday afternoon. Tremblay raced to a time of 2:08.91 in

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Coburn To Run At Millrose Games

NEW YORK — University of Colorado senior Emma Coburn has been selected to compete in the mile run at the prestigious Millrose Games on February 16 in New York. Coburn, a 2011 indoor mile All-American and two-time USATF steeplechase champion, will be competing in a

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CU’s Track & Field Outlook for 2013

The start of the 2013 University of Colorado track and field season will once again kick off with the Buffs hosting the Potts Indoor Invitational, January 18-19, at Balch Fieldhouse. The complete schedule is available at CUBuffs.com. It will be CU’s only home meet during the indoor season but CU will also host a pair of outdoor meets, the Jerry Quiller Classic, March 15-16, and the Colorado Invitational, April 12-13.

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Buffs Set To Host 27th Annual Rocky Mountain Shootout

The meet is one of the longest running collegiate cross country races in the nation and will have participants from some of the top NCAA Division I and Division II programs along the Front Range, which include Colorado’s seventh-ranked men and 15th-ranked women.

Coburn, Kipp hone racing at Morton Games

Just 10 days before they step on the track at Olympic Stadium in London, England, University of Colorado seniors Emma Coburn and Shalaya Kipp shuck the rust off in the mile run at the Morton Pre Games on Wednesday.

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Kipp, Van Halen advance to NCAA Steeplechase Finals

DES MOINES, Iowa – University of Colorado juniors Shalaya Kipp and Aric Van Halen advance to the finals in the 3,000-meter steeplechase  Kipp won her semifinal in 9 minutes, 59.18 seconds on Wednesday June 6. She led for the majority of the race, running with a pack

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Kipp Wins First Individual Pac-12 Title

Shalaya Kipp stamped her name in the record book on Saturday afternoon as she became the first University of Colorado athlete to win an individual Pac-12 Track & Field Championship, taking top honors in the 3,000-meter steeplechase.

Legendary CU Coach Jerry Quiller Passes Away

BOULDER – Former University of Colorado cross country and track and field coach Jerry Quiller, who coached 15 years and hundreds of student-athletes at the school, has passed away after fighting a battle against multiple myeloma.  He was 69. Coach Q started his coaching career

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CU Men Place Third At NCAA Championships

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. — Senior Richard Medina raced to an eighth-place finish on the cross country course as the No. 6 University of Colorado men’s team placed third overall at the 2011 NCAA Cross Country Championships on Monday. “Third is a very good run for