The University of North Dakota track and field squads were back on their home track on Saturday for the second time in less than a month and the Fighting Hawks took full advantage.
North Dakota head coaches Brad Berry, Brian Jones and Kevin Galbraith will join the North Dakota Coaches Show live from the Ground Round tonight.
University of North Dakota junior Kyley Foster broke her own school record in the pole vault once again, capturing the event at the SDSU Indoor Classic on Saturday.
With over 20 personal records on the day, it is safe to say that home field advantage helped the University of North Dakota on day two of the UND Indoor Open.
University of North Dakota track coach Kevin Galbraith was understandably excited following the opening day of his team's first home meet of the season, the UND Indoor Open. And much of that excitement was due to the performance of his standout pole vaulter, Kyley Foster.
The University of North Dakota hosts its first indoor home meet of the season on Friday and Saturday when it holds the annual UND Indoor Open at the UND Athletics High Performance Center.
The Fighting Hawks got back on the track on Saturday at South Dakota State's Jim Emmerich Invitational.
North Dakota Track & Field Home Meet Info
Senior All-American Molli Detloff, an All-American a year ago, is off to an explosive start this indoor season following the long holiday break. Detloff led the University of North Dakota track and field team today at the Thundering Herd Classic hosted by North Dakota State.
Bill Chaves is the next Athletics Director at the University of North Dakota, UND President Mark Kennedy announced Saturday, Jan. 13. Chaves, who becomes UND's 16th A.D., has been Director of Athletics at Eastern Washington University since 2007 and is a two-time recipient (2012-13 & 2015-16) of national Athletic Director of the Year honors.
The University of North Dakota women's track & field team was picked to finish eighth and the men's team 10th in the 2018 Big Sky Conference Indoor Track & Field Preseason Coaches' Poll.
Before heading into its holiday break, the University of North Dakota track and field team hosted its second annual Green and Black Intersquad meet.