Athletes in the Trinity Lutheran College Track and Field program were in action for their first meet in school history on Saturday at the Pacific Lutheran University Invite, where the Eagles brought home two event titles.
Along with the two titles, Trinity athletes demonstrated a host of impressive individual performances. Anthony Mango, a redshirt freshman from Tukwila’s Foster High School, won the long jump with a mark of 6.19m/20’3.75”, just shy of the NCCAA National Qualifier. Janell Alyea, a junior transfer from Everett Community College (EvCC) won the discus. After fouling her first attempt, Alyea posted the winning mark 37.95m/124’6” with her second throw and it stood up the rest of the way. She also placed fourth in the hammer. Continue Reading.
On Saturday, March 8, the Trinity Track and Field team will compete in their official outdoor season opener at the Pacific Lutheran University (PLU) Invitational.
The meet begins at 9:30 a.m. on the PLU campus track and will feature a rolling schedule, which means that as one event ends the next will begin. The full meet schedule and details about the event can be found in the PLU Invitational Meet Flyer.
In total, eight men and five women will suit up for the Eagles in the official opener for outdoor track and field with several additional Trinity athletes set to compete unattached.
The Trinity Lutheran College Athletic Department is pleased to announce the launch of a soccer academy for summer 2014.
Headed by women’s soccer coach Tim Colvin and newly hired men’s coach Harlan Slind, the Trinity Lutheran College Soccer Academy offers summer programs for young athletes looking to improve their prowess in the sport. Camps will focus on helping local athletes of all ability levels become better players and better people.
Trinity Athletic Director Matt Koenigs has announced the hire of Erin Edmondson as head coach of the college’s men’s and women’s swimming program. The swimming program itself was announced earlier in January, and swimmers will begin competing during the 2014-2015 school year.
Edmondson comes to Trinity with an extensive background as an area coach and aquatic director. Her background includes 21 years of coaching at Lake Stevens High School, regularly producing state caliber and collegiate level swimmers.
Trinity Lutheran College announced today that it has hired Harlan Slind to lead its men’s soccer program as head coach.
Slind has over 20 years of soccer experience on multiple levels, from playing in the Washington Olympic Development Program as a youth, to owning and working with various soccer academies, to traveling internationally to compete semi-professionally.
On November 16, sophomores Johnny Bywater and Cameron Siler competed in the 2013 NCCAA Cross-Country Championships in Cedarville, Ohio. Both Siler and Bywater placed among the top 100 in the nation; Bywater at 52nd with a mark of 27:06.19 and Siler at 86th with a mark of 27:45.19 for the 8 kilometer grass course.
Trinity Lutheran College is pleased to announce the launch of two new athletic programs at the college, Swimming and Tennis. The college will offer the first NCCAA swimming and tennis programs in the Pacific Northwest.