2016-17 Track and Field News

  • DeAndra’e Woods selected as track & field, cross country head coach
    July 25, 2017
    After a nationwide search, Chapman University athletics is proud to announce DeAndra’e Woods as the next head coach of the men’s & women’s track & field and cross country programs. Woods will officially take his position on August 21, replacing longtime head coach Anna Wlodarczyk.
  • SCIAC recognizes 178 Panthers on All-Academic team, every Chapman team above a 3.0
    July 06, 2017
    An impressive number of Chapman University student-athletes were again recognized for their work in the classroom. The Panthers placed 178 student-athletes on the SCIAC’s annual All-Academic team, the conference announced on Thursday.
  • Bouldin earns All-Region honors as top long jumper in the West
    May 22, 2017
    Senior jumper Mitchell Bouldin ended his long jumping career as the top Division III long jumper in the West Region. Bouldin leaped into his second consecutive All-Region nod in the event.
  • Bouldin's historic jump lands historic SCIAC honor
    May 04, 2017
    Senior jumper Mitchell Bouldin made more Chapman University track & field history with the announcement of the SCIAC track & field awards on Thursday. Bouldin was selected by the conference coaches as the SCIAC Male Field Athlete of the Year after his performance at the SCIAC Championship last weekend.
  • Miller breaks school record, both teams take eighth at SCIAC Championships
    April 29, 2017
    Freshman Lauren Miller broke the second school record of the weekend and both track & field teams took eighth at the SCIAC Championships. The Panthers finished ahead of Caltech in both standings to send off 24-year head coach Anna Wlodarczyk, who will be retiring this summer.
  • Bouldin makes history in the long jump
    April 28, 2017
    Senior Mitchell Bouldin made school history in more ways than one with a record-shattering, SCIAC winning leap in the long jump. The men’s team is in seventh and the women’s team is in eighth after the first day of competition
  • Wlodarczyk to retire after 24 years at Chapman
    April 27, 2017
    After 24 years of leading the Chapman University cross country and track & field programs, Anna Wlodarczyk has announced her plans to retire from coaching this summer. The SCIAC Track & Field Championships will be her final meet, concluding a 34-year coaching career that spanned two different continents.
  • Scifres records personal best fourth week in a row
    April 15, 2017
    The Chapman University men’s and women’s track and field teams saw another weekend of personal records at the SCIAC Multi-Dual #3. Freshman Sheridan Scifres is having a breakout season, recording a personal best for the fourth consecutive week.
  • Panthers set pair of career-bests at Pomona-Pitzer invite
    April 08, 2017
    The men’s and women’s track and field teams competed this past weekend at the Pomona-Pitzer invite. Freshman Sheridan Scifres and sophomore Hannah Pickerill led the pack, each setting career bests in their respective races.
  • Six Panthers set PRs at SCIAC Multi-Dual
    April 01, 2017
    The Chapman University men’s and women’s track and field teams competed in the SCIAC Multi-Dual #2 this weekend at Occidental College. Six Panthers set personal records at the meet.
  • Butler and Yee set personal records at Ben Brown Invite
    March 11, 2017
    The Chapman University track team had a strong showing this past weekend at the Ben Brown Invitational held at CSU Fullerton. Freshman Drake Butler and senior Michiko Yee each ran for career bests.
  • Jumpers lead the way at first SCIAC Multi Dual
    March 04, 2017
    Two jumpers took the top spot to lead the Chapman University track and field teams at the first SCIAC Multi Dual of the season. Sophomore Josie Chan and senior Mitchell Bouldin each won an event but both Panther teams fell in the dual scoring.
  • Track & field teams open season with solid marks at Rossi Relays
    February 25, 2017
    After rain washed out the expected season-opener, the Chapman University track & field teams finally were able to get on the track for the Rossi Relays over the weekend. The Panthers saw some solid marks in the field events to highlight their opening meet.