Tagged: Kipp

Coburn Advances To Olympic Steeplechase Finals

Posted on04. Aug, 2012

LONDON— For the second consecutive Olympic Games, there will be a University of Colorado student-athlete in the finals of the 3,000-meter steeplechase as senior Emma Coburn easily advanced on Saturday morning. She follows in the footsteps of former Buff Jenny (Barringer) Simpson who finished ninth in the event at the 2008 Beijing Games. Coburn finished […]

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Coburn, Kipp hone racing at Morton Games

Posted on25. Jul, 2012

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

Posted on07. Jun, 2012

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 of five other runners, until the final 300 meters when […]

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Kipp Wins First Individual Pac-12 Title

Posted on12. May, 2012

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.

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CU teams sweep the Pac-12 conference

Buffs Capture First Ever Pac-12 Conference Titles

Posted on31. Oct, 2011

The University of Colorado cross country teams won the first ever Pac-12 Conference titles in any sport on Saturday morning, sweeping the men’s and women’s races at the Wigwam Golf Course. “I would give each team an ‘A’ for today’s performance,” head coach Mark Wetmore said. “They came out and raced what they were capable of and some even exceeded expectations. It was a good day and we couldn’t have asked for much more from either team.”

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Medina and Kipp Lead Buffs To Victory at Shootout

Posted on03. Oct, 2011

Senior Richard Medina and sophomore Shalaya Kipp led the University of Colorado cross country teams to victory at the 26th Annual Rocky Mountain Shootout at the Buffalo Ranch on CU’s South Campus. Both Medina and Kipp took first place overall to earn their first Rocky Mountain Shootout crowns.

Medina won the 8-kilometer race with the fourth fastest time ever in course history, crossing the finish in 24 minutes, 39 seconds. The Grand Junction, Colo. native redshirted last season, so this was his first cross country race in almost two years.

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Billy Nelson wins Steeplechase USATF Outdoor Champs

Billy Nelson Wins USATF Steeplechase Title

Posted on25. Jun, 2011

University of Colorado assistant coach Billy Nelson won the 2011 USA Steeplechase title on Saturday afternoon at the USATF Outdoor Championship at Hayward Field

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CU’s Bosshard Earns Another Trip To NCAAs

Posted on30. May, 2011

University of Colorado sophomore Joe Bosshard will do double duty at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships as he qualified for the finals of the 5,000-meter run, just two days after advancing in the 10k, at the NCAA West Preliminary. The Crested Butte, Colo. native advanced to the finals of the 10k on Thursday […]

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