2017 College of the Canyons Track and Field News

Canyons Caps Season at CCCAA State Championships; Ellis Makes History with State Title Run
Canyons Caps Season at CCCAA State Championships; Ellis Makes History with State Title Run

May 22, 2017

Sophomore Díani Ellis become just the second individual state champion in COC women's track & field history with her first place time of 11:15.61 in the 3,000m steeplechase.

Canyons Track & Field Headed to CCCAA State Championship Meet
Canyons Track & Field Headed to CCCAA State Championship Meet

May 18, 2017

The Cougars will send a combined 14 student-athletes to compete in 13 events. Action gets underway at 11:30 a.m. on Friday and will continue through Saturday evening.

Cougars Qualify for 17 Events at CCCAA SoCal Prelims
Cougars Qualify for 17 Events at CCCAA SoCal Prelims

May 08, 2017

COC sophomore Díani Ellis clocked a time of 11:34.36 in the 3,000m steeplechase to represent the top time in the region.

Canyons Captures Home Three Conference Titles at WSC Finals
Canyons Captures Home Three Conference Titles at WSC Finals

April 30, 2017

COC sophomore Jasmine Hall took first in the javelin and high jump events.The Cougars will send 28 student-athletes to compete in 46 spots across 31 events at CCCAA SoCal Championships.

Canyons Enters Final Stretch at WSC Prelims, Hall and Bowers Win Conference Crowns
Canyons Enters Final Stretch at WSC Prelims, Hall and Bowers Win Conference Crowns

April 24, 2017

COC sophomore Jasmine Hall won a WSC title in the high jump, and sophomore Dana Bowers wins WSC title in shot put.

Current and Former Cougars Compete at Beach Invitational
Current and Former Cougars Compete at Beach Invitational

April 17, 2017

Canyons competed against a field of student-athletes primarily representing four-year schools from across the nation with Randle Williams (Metropolitan State University of Denver), Cole Mears (UC San Diego), James Chevious (Northern Arizona University), Sike Azu-Irondi (UC Santa Barbara) and Dominique Dowell (UC Riverside) all spotted at the event.

Canyons Track & Field Wins Eight Events at Vaquero Invite
Canyons Track & Field Wins Eight Events at Vaquero Invite

April 10, 2017

COC's day was highlighted by a sweep of the men’s relay events and five first place finishes on the women’s side.

Two Cougars Compete at SoCal Heptathlon/Decathlon Championships
Two Cougars Compete at SoCal Heptathlon/Decathlon Championships

April 06, 2017

Jasmine Hall finished second in the heptathlon and Zachary Larson finished fifth in the decathlon to earn a trip to next month's CCCAA State Championship meet.

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

April 03, 2017

The Cougars combined to win 11 events and finish runner up in 12 more. COC has now swept back-to-back conference meets, while the women’s team has won all three WSC events this season.

Canyons Track & Field Continues Strong Run at Bakersfield Relays
Canyons Track & Field Continues Strong Run at Bakersfield Relays

March 27, 2017

The COC women's team was second, while the men's team was fourth in the field of seven.

Canyons Combines to Win Nine Events at AVC Invitational
Canyons Combines to Win Nine Events at AVC Invitational

March 20, 2017

The Cougars won six sevens on the women's side and three on the men's to go along with a number of top-three results.

Canyons Track & Field Looks Strong at Oxy Distance Carnival
Canyons Track & Field Looks Strong at Oxy Distance Carnival

March 11, 2017

COC sophomore Jasmine Hall took first place in the 100h (14.73) and long jump (5.56m) events.

Canyons Track & Field Competes at CSULA Invitational
Canyons Track & Field Competes at CSULA Invitational

March 07, 2017

COC sophomore Kaitlyn Matthews was the top finisher of the day, taking first in the high jump after clearing 1.64m.

Canyons Track & Field Sweeps WSC North Meet
Canyons Track & Field Sweeps WSC North Meet

February 27, 2017

The Cougars placed first in a combined 10 events, with the men’s and women’s teams claiming five titles on each side.

Canyons Opens Season at Bakersfield 'Battle of the Regions'
Canyons Opens Season at Bakersfield 'Battle of the Regions'

February 13, 2017

COC fared well in all event categories, with Cougars taking home eight first place finishes in a combination of sprints, distance, throwing, jumping and relay events. Women's team finished first at the meet, and men's team was third.