2017 Florida Southern Men's Track News

  • Florida Southern Finishes 16th in Learfield Directors' Cup
    June 08, 2017
    CLEVELAND, OH - Florida Southern College athletics continued its long tradition of success with a 16th place finish in the final standings of the 2016-17 Learfield Directors' Cup, which ranks all athletic programs at the NCAA Division I, II, III and NAIA levels based on their success in athletic competition.
  • Quinones Becomes First-Ever Moc to Compete at NCAA Track National Championship
    May 26, 2017
    BRADENTON, FL - Evan Quinones became the first-ever Moccasin to compete in the NCAA Division II Men's Track and Field Championships here Friday at the IMG Academy. The junior competed in the first of three preliminary heats in the 800-meter and turned in a time of 1:56.60 to finish seventh in the heat.
  • Quinones Set To Make History at NCAA National Track & Field Championships
    May 25, 2017
    BRADENTON, FL - For the first time in the nine-year history of the Florida Southern track program, the Moccasins will have a runner compete at the NCAA Division II Track & Field Championships. Junior Evan Quinones will don the scarlet and white and represent the Moccasins in the 800-meter race Friday at 6:20 p.m. here at the IMG Academy. The 800-meter championship is scheduled for 7:05 p.m. Saturday.
  • Three Moccasins Named to USTFCCCA All-South Region Track Team
    May 16, 2017
    NEW ORLEANS — Festus Kemboi, Robert Ormsby, and Evan Quinones have been named to the All-South Region by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) for the 2016-17 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field season.
  • Quinones Earns Florida Southern's First-Ever NCAA Men's Track National Appearance
    May 16, 2017
    INDIANAPOLIS - Evan Quinones made history today as the junior became the first-ever runner from Florida Southern to qualify for the NCAA Division II Men's Track Championships. The Saratoga Springs, N.Y. native will compete in the 800-meter run on May 26 at the national meet which take place at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla. The event is scheduled for 6:20 p.m.
  • Qionones Competes at Seminole Twilight Meet
    May 05, 2017
    TALLAHASSEE – Evan Quinones wrapped up the regular men's track season by competing at the Seminole Twilight Meet here at the Mile Long Track on the Florida State University campus.
  • Kemboi Just Misses School Record in 10,000-Meter
    April 28, 2017
    HILLSDALE, MI - The Florida Southern men's track team continued its season at the GINA Relays here at the Ken Herrick Track on the campus of Hillsdale College.
  • Quinones Wins 800-Meter Run With School-Record Time
    April 22, 2017
    TAMPA - Evan Quinones won the 800-meter run with a 1:51.02 time here at the USF Collegiate Invitational on the campus of the University of South Florida. The time breaks Quinones own school-record time of 1:51.17 set earlier this year on March 17 and gives the junior the six fastest times in program history in this event.
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    April 18, 2017
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  • Moccasins Honor Student-Athletes at Annual Banquet
    April 18, 2017
    LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College recognized its student-athletes, coaches, and athletic department staff at its annual Athletic Academic Awards Banquet on Tuesday night. More than 500 student-athletes, coaches, staff, and invited guests attended the event at Jenkins Field House.
  • Quinones Posts Sixth Fast 1500-Meter Time at Bison Outdoor Classic.
    April 14, 2017
    LEWISBURG, PA - Evan Quinones ran a 3:53.80 in the 1,500-meter race at the Bucknell University Bison Outdoor Classic here Friday at the Christy Mathewson-Memorial Stadium. The time is the sixth fastest time in program history. Bobby Ormsby was entered in the 10,000-meter but fell at the start and did not finish due to an injury.
  • Baker Sets FSC Freshman Record in 800-meter at UNF Men's Track Invitational
    April 08, 2017
    JACKSONVILLE - Drake Baker set a Florida Southern freshman record with a time of 2:00.40 in the 800-meter at the University of Florida Invitational here Saturday at the UNF Track. Baker eclipses the previous freshman record time of 2:00.59 set by John Bryant at the USF Bulls Invitational on March 20, 2015.
  • Men's Track Runs at Spikes Classic
    March 31, 2017
    DAYTONA BEACH - The Florida Southern men's track team competed Friday in three events at the Spikes Classic here on the campus of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.
  • Ormsby Finishes 15th in 5000-meter Run at UF Pepsi Relays
    March 30, 2017
    GAINESVILLE, FL - Robert Ormsby placed 15th out the 61 runners in the 5000-meter run at the University of Florida 2017 Pepsi Relays here at the Percy Beard Track. The Moccasin senior turned in a 14:46.02 time and was the top Division II finisher in the predominately Division I race. Ormsby's time is the third fastest in Moccasin program history.
  • Kemboi Wins 1500-meter with FSC Freshman Record Time
    March 25, 2017
    DAYTONA BEACH - Festus Kemboi set a Florida Southern freshman record in the 1500-meter while several runners set personal bests in the same race as FSC's men track team competed here Saturday at the Division II Florida Collegiate Invitational hosted by Embry-Riddle University.
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    March 24, 2017
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  • Quinones Places Third in 1500-Meter at UNF Spring Break Invitational
    March 24, 2017
    JACKSONVILLE - Evan Quinones placed third in the 1500-Meter Run here Friday at Hodge Stadum on the University of North Florida Spring Break Invitational. The senior turned in a time of 3:52.15, which is the fourth fastest time in Moccasin history. The FSC record was set last season by Quinones at the Georgia Tech Invitational on April 22, 2016.
  • Quinones Breaks His Own Record in the 800-m with NCAA Provisional Qualifying Time
    March 18, 2017
    ORLANDO - Senior Evan Quinones broke his own record in the 800-meter race with an NCAA provisional qualifying time of 1:51.17 at the UCF Black and Gold Challenge here Saturday on the campus of the University of Central Florida.
  • Kemboi Takes Third in 5000-Meter at USF Bulls Men's Track Invitational
    March 17, 2017
    TAMPA - Freshman Festus Kemboi took third place while junior teammate, Bobby Ormsby, was fourth in the 5000-meter race here Friday at the USF Bulls Invitational at the University of South Florida.
  • Quinones Records Fourth Fastest 800m Time in FSC History
    March 03, 2017
    TAMPA - Evan Quinones came in second place in the 800-meter at University of Tampa Track Classic here Friday with a time of 1:55.20 in the 800-meter which is the fourth fastest time in Moccasin history. Quinones finished just under three seconds behind the winner, Saint Leo's Niclas Bez, who turned in a 1:52.61 time.
  • Men's Track Competes at Embry-Riddle Last Chance Meet
    February 18, 2017
    DAYTONA BEACH - The Florida Southern men's track team competed Saturday at the Embry-Riddle Last Chance Meet held at the ERAU Track Complex.
  • FSC Student-Athletes Partner with Soles 4 Souls
    February 03, 2017
    LAKELAND, FL - Attention anyone with a closet! Those shoes you no longer want are desperately needed to fight the human tragedy of global poverty.
  • Quinones Wins 1000-Meter at the Embry-Riddle Indoor/Outdoor Track Challenge
    January 21, 2017
    DAYTONA BEACH, FL – Evan Quinones got the 2017 Moccasin men's track season off to a fast start by winning the 1,000 meter run at the Embry-Riddle Indoor/Outdoor Challenge here Saturday at ERAU Track Complex on the campus of Embry-Riddle University.