2016 College of the Canyons Track and Field News

Marissa Kneisel Named CCCAA/CCCSIA Female Athlete of the Year
Marissa Kneisel Named CCCAA/CCCSIA Female Athlete of the Year

July 11, 2016

Kneisel, who is a member of the college's women’s soccer and track & field programs, becomes the first COC student-athlete to win the award.

COC Track & Field Sends Five to Next Level
COC Track & Field Sends Five to Next Level

May 26, 2016

Included in the group of signees were James Chevious, Carson Lysik, Cole Mears and Ethan Walker for the men’s team, and Tisian Nealy on the women’s side.

COC Track & Field Finishes Strong at State Championships ; Hillquist Wins State Title
COC Track & Field Finishes Strong at State Championships ; Hillquist Wins State Title

May 23, 2016

COC sophomore Jason Hillquist captures 2016 CCCAA State Championship in 3,000m steeplechase with a time of 9:16.04.

Eight Cougars Qualify for CCCAA State Championships
Eight Cougars Qualify for CCCAA State Championships

May 19, 2016

COC track & field will send eight student-athletes to compete in six events at CCCAA State Championships, being held May 20-21 at San Diego Mesa College.

Cougars Qualify For SoCal Championships in 14 Events
Cougars Qualify For SoCal Championships in 14 Events

May 09, 2016

The COC women’s team will send 13 individual student-athletes to compete in seven events. Likewise, the men’s team will compete in seven events with a team of 12.

Canyons Adds Three More Titles as Both Teams Finish Second at WSC Finals
Canyons Adds Three More Titles as Both Teams Finish Second at WSC Finals

May 03, 2016

Jessica Ruiz wins conference crown in 5,000m while Amanda De Jesus and Jason Hillquist combine to sweep both sides of the 3,000m steeplechase.

Canyons Wins Three Titles & Qualifies in 23 Spots at WSC Prelims
Canyons Wins Three Titles & Qualifies in 23 Spots at WSC Prelims

April 25, 2016

The COC women's track & field program claimed conference titles in the javelin, long jump and high jump events to help pace the Cougars.

Community Invited to WSC Prelims Friday at Cougar Stadium
Community Invited to WSC Prelims Friday at Cougar Stadium

April 20, 2016

The Cougar Track & Field program will be hosting the 2016 Western State Conference Prelims on Friday, April 22, at Cougar Stadium. Competition begins at 11 a.m.

Cougar Track & Field Teams Look Strong at Vaquero Classic
Cougar Track & Field Teams Look Strong at Vaquero Classic

April 11, 2016

Canyons combined for five first place finishes, while freshman Dana Bowers took second in the javelin (35.72m), fourth in the high jump (1.35m), fifth in the hammer throw (34.47m) and sixth in the shot put (10.69m).

Canyons Track & Field Sweeps WSC Inland Meet
Canyons Track & Field Sweeps WSC Inland Meet

April 04, 2016

COC men's and women's teams both finish first among five-team field.

Cougar Runners Roar at SBCC Easter Relays
Cougar Runners Roar at SBCC Easter Relays

March 26, 2016

The COC men’s and women’s teams combined to win multiple events and set two school records.