Recent Men's Outdoor Track & Field Headlines
Tue, Jul. 29, 2014 at 11:15 AM - [Men's Track & Field]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    RIVERSIDE, Ohio - University of Rio Grande director of track & field/cross country Steve Gruenberg has announced the signing of Stebbins High School standout Todd Tolliver for the 2014-15 school year.
    Tolliver, a 5-foot-10, 125-pound distance runner, enjoyed a solid prep career for head coach Sam Bell's cross country team and coach Eric Spahr's track squad. He ran the 5,000-meter run and two mile run in the fall, while competing in the 1,600- and 3,200-meter events in the spring.
    Tolliver set personal-best times in three of the four events as a senior, posting finishes of 11:07 in the two-mile, 4:48.28 in the 1,600 and 10:52.98 in the 3,200. His top time in the 5,000 of 17:58.32 came during his junior season.

Portsmouth West High's Ryan Roe is joined by his mother, Bernice, and Rio coaches as he prepares to sign with the RedStorm
Portsmouth West High's Ryan Roe is joined by his mother, Bernice, and Rio coaches as he prepares to sign with the RedStorm
Tue, Jun. 24, 2014 - [Men's Track & Field]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    WEST PORTSMOUTH, Ohio - University of Rio Grande director of track & field/cross country Steve Gruenberg has announced the signing of Portsmouth West High School's Ryan Roe for the 2014-15 school year.
    Roe, a 6-foot-0, 155-pound high jumper, enjoyed a solid career for head coach Keri Bivens' Senators. He is the school record holder in the high jump with a leap of 6-6.
    In addition to his primary event, Roe also competed in the long jump and 100-meter dash during the course of his prep career. His best showing in the long jump was an effort of 18-1.

Galion High's Joey Lugo is joined by his mother and Rio Grande coaches as he signs with the RedStorm
Galion High's Joey Lugo is joined by his mother and Rio Grande coaches as he signs with the RedStorm
Thu, Jun. 12, 2014 - [Men's Track & Field]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    GALION, Ohio - University of Rio Grande director of track & field/cross country Steve Gruenberg has announced the signing of Galion High School's Joey Lugo for the 2014-15 school year.
    Lugo, a 6-foot-0, 245-pound thrower, competed in both the shot put and discus for head coach Tod Roston's Tigers.
    Lugo's career-best efforts of 44-8 in the shot put and 120-3 in the discus both came this spring.
    "I'm very grateful and excited to be given the opportunity to continue my career," said Lugo. "Getting a chance like this is something I've thought about for the last year or so. I'm hoping to improve greatly."

River View High's Andy Parsons is joined by coaches and administrators as he signs to run for Rio Grande
River View High's Andy Parsons is joined by coaches and administrators as he signs to run for Rio Grande
Tue, Jun. 3, 2014 - [Men's Track & Field]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    WARSAW, Ohio - University of Rio Grande director of track & field/cross country Steve Gruenberg has announced the signing of River View High School's Andy Parsons for the 2014-15 school year.
    Parsons, a 6-foot-1, 165-pound sprinter, is among the handful of runners from head coach Mike Gray's Black Bears who qualified for this weekend's Division II state meet at Ohio State University's Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium.
    Parsons will compete in three events this weekend after placing fourth in the 400-meter dash and being part of River View's second-place finishing 4x200 and 4x400 relay teams at the Region VII finals last weekend at Muskingum University.

Rio Grande freshman Nate Kosnich posted a 12th place finish in the 110-meter hurdles
Rio Grande freshman Nate Kosnich posted a 12th place finish in the 110-meter hurdles
Fri, May. 23, 2014 - [Men's Track & Field]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    GULF SHORES, Ala. - University of Rio Grande freshman Nate Kosnich posted a 12th place finish in the preliminary round of the men's 110-meter hurdles at the 63rd Annual NAIA Men's Outdoor Track & Field National Championships, Friday afternoon, at Mickey Miller Blackwell Stadium.
    Kosnich, a native of Pickerington, Ohio, crossed the line in a time of 14.84, bettering the finish of nine other competitors in the event.

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Thu, May. 22, 2014 - [Men's Track & Field]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    GULF SHORES, Ala. - University of Rio Grande freshman Nate Kosnich will begin his quest for a national championship on Friday afternoon when he takes to the track for the preliminary round of the 110-meter hurdles at the 63rd Annual NAIA Men's Outdoor Track & Field National Championships at Mickey Miller Blackwell Stadium.
    The Pickerington, Ohio native is the lone member of the RedStorm roster who qualified for the national meet.
    The time trials for the 110 hurdles are scheduled for Friday at 1:45 p.m. The top nine times will then advance to Saturday's finals at 3:40 p.m.