Men's Track and Field Schedule - Glenville State College Athletics
The official Men's Track and Field schedule for the University of Charleston Golden Eagles. Golden Eagle Invitational Glenville State College Logo. We will meet in the North Building Auxiliary Gym @ pm. The locker room aasignment for Boys' Indoor Track is Room Please contact Head Coach Artie. GLENVILLE, WV - Five individuals were inducted into the Glenville State . He also holds the following Indoor Track school records: 55 meter.
As a junior inhe finished second in the two-mile 9: Mary's lost to a great Mt. Marys to a runner-up showing in the state cross country meet in the fall of His teammates were slightly behind with a 9th place finish by junior Lee Haddox, an 11th place finish by freshman Steve Taylor, and 21st place finish by Sophomore Tom Hill. For the second year in a row, St.
Marys was runner-up to Mt. Several things to note here: Third, the 4X title team not only defeated a pair of great relay units of Hampshire and Magnolia, but was an iconic group of St. In the fall ofas a freshman at Glenville, Taylor captured the West Virginia Conference Meet individual cross country title by destroying the field of 50 finishers with a time of His nearest competitor was 47 seconds, or over yards behind him when he crossed the finish line.
The Pioneers lost to West Liberty, but would win titles the next three years over not only West Liberty, but a great Fairmont team. InTaylor very nearly earned All-American status during his junior cross country season.
Taylor placed 40th out of approximately runners. His time on the five-mile course at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside was 26 minutes, 12 seconds, only 1: More importantly he was only 15 places and 20 seconds from the coveted All-American status, while his team would finish as high as 27th in the nation.
Specifically one year at the Conference, he requested to run the,and 10,meter events. The first day he won the 5, the second day, he won the, and 10,meter events.
Glenville State College - Records
He went out extremely fast at the "bell lap" and the top meter competitors could not catch him. He also went out hard and fast in the 10, and his top competitor couldn't catch him. On the track, he won a total of 10 individual titles, including all four his senior year as Glenville finally broke through and defeated WV State.
His 10K is a little misleading in that in those days you did not have to run it during the year to be qualified to run a specific event at conference if you were qualified in one event, you could run in anythingso many people just ran the 10K at conference in what was often a tactical affair if many of the athletes were running two or three events.
Mike and Cliff were over 40 years of age, but their relay team had to race in the age group of the youngest relay member. Newberry was inducted posthumously. She put her whole self into whatever she was doing.
Her teams went and she won 18 Ohio Conference championships. In basketball during her tenure as coach, the Muskies won three Ohio Athletic Conference championships and were national runners-up in She spent the summer of writing the story of her illustrious coaching career.
Her book, You Must Play to Win: Newberry passed away on November 10, after an extended battle with cancer.
She was preceded in death by her father, Earl Newberry. Newberry Scholarship for women athletes has been established at GSC to honor her. His mother and sister accepted the award on his behalf. After a standout career at Magnolia High School, Robinson enrolled at GSC in where he competed in track and field, and also in cross country. As a sophomore inhe scored in seven different events in the conference championship meet to earn WVIAC Track Athlete of the Year honors, an award he repeated both in and Following his competitive career at Glenville, Robinson served for five years as an assistant volleyball coach and as an assistant track coach for the Pioneers.
He was a very hard working and dedicated athlete and one of the greatest competitors that I have ever coached. Tragically, his young life was cut short on December 22, when he died in an automobile accident. He is survived by his parents, Charles G. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Joseph and Geraldine Robinson, and his maternal grandfather, John McGinnis.
Tracy Wyatt Raban receives her Hall of Fame induction plaque. She was an extension of me on the floor. She was like having a coach playing. Tracy was a great leader, had tremendous self-discipline, and was a true role model.