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Tri•um•vi•rate /n: A group of three influential or notable people existing in relation to each other.  One year after their spectacular final high school season together, Molly Born, Cailie Logue, and Emily Venters sat down for an on-camera interview that quickly became about much more than just an update about that season.  They were open, candid, and revealed some information for the first time.  The result was an in-depth look at the lives of three extraordinary young women who might just change how you think about the sport.

Missouri Alumni Report Kern Sorrell Mar 15, 2016

Missouri Alumni Report for the week of 3/7/16-3/13/16 spotlight is: Daniel Everett of Iowa State, Aaron Mallett of Iowa, and Oladapo Akinmoladun of Nebraska.

Women's 4x1600m Sets Program Mark At Drake Derek Veilleux Apr 26, 2014

DES MOINES, Iowa  The Iowa State women's 4x1600-meter relay squad of Bethanie Brown, Ejiro Okoro, Katy Moen and Crystal Nelson notched a second-place finish in the afternoon session. The team posted the fastest time in program history, crossing the line in 19:13.62. (via

Cyclone Women 13th At NCAA Championships Tyler White Nov 27, 2013

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. The Iowa State women's cross country team notched their fourth-consecutive top-15 finish at the NCAA Championships this afternoon. The Cyclones placed 13th overall behind All-America performances from sophomore Crystal Nelson and freshman Bethanie Brown. (via

ISU Women Capture Fourth Straight Regional Title Tyler White Nov 17, 2013

AMES, Iowa - The Iowa State women's cross country team captured their fourth consecutive regional title today at the 2013 NCAA Division I Midwest Regional. The Cyclones placed five runners in the top-15 en route to scoring just 39 team points. (via

Cyclone Women Three-Peat at Big 12 Championships Tyler White Nov 4, 2013

WACO, Texas -- The talent of the No. 8 Iowa State women's cross country team was on display today at the Big 12 Championships. The Cyclones took home the program's third-consecutive conference title, winning the team race by an impressive 69 points over second-place West Virginia. (via

Brown Excited To Don Cyclone Uniform Derek Veilleux Sep 27, 2013

AMES, Iowa � The gun will fire at 1:10 p.m. CT on Saturday to start the Jack Johnson women's race at the Roy Griak Invitational, marking the first collegiate race for Iowa State freshman Bethanie Brown. (via

Where Are They Now? Maddie Nagle Todd Grasley Nov 6, 2012

Maddie Nagle was a standout track and field runner for Glenbard West as a member of the runner-up 4x800 meter team. She also was a member of the cross country team where she finished 69th at states last year. She is currently a redshirt freshman at Iowa State University. She talks about making that transition to college running and is excited to see where her future with the Cyclones will take her. Find out more about what Nagle has been up to in our Where Are They Now feature.

National records fall on day three of USATF Junior Olympics Jul 26, 2012

BALTIMORE, Md. - Thousands of athletes, parents and fans flocked to the track and watched additional national records fall at the USA Track & Field National Junior Olympic Championships Wednesday as competition continued at W.A.C. Hughes Stadium on the campus of Morgan State University.

U.S. Junior champ Hillman on to Olympic Trials Jun 20, 2012

AMES, Iowa � The future of Iowa State thrower Christina Hillman looks bright. No one knows that more than her coach, Iowa State throws mentor Grant Wall. He knew Hillman was special. By resume alone, Hillman was a great catch for the Cyclone track and field program. Now, after winning the shot put title at the U.S. Junior Track and Field Championships last weekend in Bloomington, Ind., her actions are speaking louder than words. (via )

Hillman Off to Strong Start Jan 24, 2012

AMES, Iowa - Iowa State's track and field team has added another impressive thrower to its roster. (via

Four Ranked Teams Aid ISU to Fast Start Oct 1, 2009

AMES, Iowa- If you haven't already noticed, the Iowa State fall sport teams are off to an impressive start to the 2009-10 season. A total of four teams are rated in the top-25 of their respective sports national rankings, a feat that is believed to be a fall season first for the Cyclones.

Big 12 Accolades for Koll and Marial Sep 29, 2009

IRVING, Texas – Iowa State seniors Lisa Koll and Guor Marial have been named Big 12 Cross Country Runners of the Week. It is the first conference weekly award for Marial and the second for Koll.

Cyclones See Jump in Rankings Sep 29, 2009

AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State men's and women's cross country teams made significant jumps in this weeks set of rankings put out by the United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association. The women are ranked eighth while the men are ranked 16th.

Iowa State Men and Women are Griak Champions Sep 26, 2009

SAINT PAUL, Minn. -- The Iowa State men's and women's cross country teams were crowned Roy Griak Invitational champions at the 24th annual meet Saturday at the Les Bolstad Golf Course.

Cyclone Preseason Track Update No. 1: Sprints and Hurdles Sep 25, 2009

Preseason practice is underway for the 2009-2010 Iowa State track and field season. Corey Ihmels has brought in one of the largest recruiting classes in his tenure as head coach, and is getting those athletes out on the track immediately.

Loy Looks Forward to Sophomore Season Sep 24, 2009

AMES, Iowa- The Iowa State cross country team will be suiting up Saturday for the Roy Griak Invitational. The meet will begin at 11 a.m in Minneapolis, Minn. Iowa State's sophomore Rico Loy will be one of the ISU men running, and he's prepared for his first race of the season.

Iowa State Heads North Sep 23, 2009

A veteran Iowa State cross country team will travel to Minneapolis, Minn. Saturday for the 24th Annual Roy Griak Invitational, located on University of Minnesota Les Bolstad Golf Course.

Watch Rhoads, Ihmels Media Conference Archived Sep 21, 2009

AMES, Iowa - Clone Zone members missing out on the opportunity to watch Paul Rhoads' live media conference, can now watch it archived in the video portal. This inside look at Cyclone athletics is made available every Monday during football season. Click the links above to see Monday's media conference.

True Freshmen Make Waves Sep 19, 2009

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State true freshmen Marley Crusch and Taylor Peterson finished in fourth and fifth place, respectively, in their first ever collegiate cross country meet. While the true freshmen's scores did not affect the overall team score, the Cyclone women's team still finished first at the Iowa Intercollegiate Meet Saturday on the ISU Cross Country Course. The ISU women finished 19 points ahead of second-place Northern Iowa. Crusch finished with a time of 18 minutes 27 seconds, one second behind the third-place finisher.

Saina Ready for Season Sep 16, 2009

AMES, Iowa –Running in the U.S has always been a dream for Iowa State sophomore Betsy Saina. The native of western Kenya lives and breathes cross country.

ISU Plays Host to Iowa Intercollegiate Sep 15, 2009

AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State cross country team will play host to its first and only home meet of the 2009 season, Friday at the Iowa Intercollegiate on the ISU Cross Country Course. The women's 6,000-meter race will begin at 11 a.m., and will be followed by the men's 8,000-meter race at 11:45 a.m.

Cyclones Spotted in Preseason Rankings Sep 15, 2009

AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State men's and women's cross country teams were both spotted in the first set of rankings put out by the United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association.

Cyclones Look Strong at Inaugural Meet Sep 4, 2009

DES MOINES, Iowa – Iowa State junior Daniel Murray and redshirt freshman Charlie Paul led the Cyclones at the Bulldog Classic Friday with a first and second place finish, respectively, in the men's 4,000-meter run. Cyclone senior Erin Penticoff led the women with a third-place finish in the women's 4,000-meter run.

Cyclones Head to Bulldog Classic Sep 2, 2009

AMES, Iowa - The Iowa State Cross Country team starts its season Friday at the Bulldog Classic located at Ewing Park in Des Moines, Iowa. The 4,000-meter competition will begin at 5:00 p.m. and 5:45 p.m. for the women's and men's teams respectively.

Cyclones Hit the Ground Running Aug 31, 2009

AMES, Iowa – An experienced group of runners return to the cross country course this fall for Iowa State. Five-time All-American Lisa Koll returns after red-shirting last season to lead the women's team, while the Cyclone men's team returns all but two of its top seven from a team that was 17th at the 2008 NCAA National Championships.

Ihmels Welcomes New Cyclones Aug 27, 2009

AMES, Iowa - Iowa State third-year head coach Corey Ihmels and coaching staff welcomed a promising recruiting class for the 2009-10 season. A total of 27 future Cyclones are excited to be on campus for the fall semester. Ihmels and his coaching staff are very excited about the new additions to the team.

Bor, Uhl Receive Academic Honors Jul 15, 2009

NEW ORLEANS – Iowa State distance runners Hillary Bor and Kiel Uhl were named to the 2009 USTFCCCA Division I Men's All-Academic Track and Field team. Both Cyclones received the same honor for their performances this past cross country season.

Hampton to Compete in PanAm Games Jun 29, 2009

EUGENE, Ore – Freshman Laishema Hampton has qualified to compete in the shot put at the 2009 Pan American Junior Athletics Championships. Hampton's 50 feet 3 ¼ inches effort was good enough for a second-place finish.

Andreassen Third at USA Juniors Jun 28, 2009

EUGENE, Ore. – Freshman Jordon Andreassen's five personal records paved the way for the Polk City native's third-place finish in the heptathlon at the USA Junior Track and Field Championships.