Author Archives: Nick McVey

About Nick McVey

McVey is a second-year graduate assistant in the Iowa State Athletics Communications department, serving as the primary media contact for Iowa State cross country, track and field and wrestling. He earned his undergraduate degree from Iowa State in statistics in 2013, and has worked in the athletics communications office for just over three years. You can follow McVey on twitter at @nick_mcvey2.

ISU Track and Field: 2015 Men’s Preview

Only two days remain until the Iowa State track and field teams open the 2015 season at the Holiday Inn Invitational. We previewed the women’s team on Monday, so here’s a look at what’s ahead for the ISU men. The … Continue reading

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ISU Track and Field: 2015 Women’s Preview

The Iowa State track and field teams return to the track, Friday, at the Holiday Inn Invitational in Lincoln, Nebraska. The Cyclone women return numerous key point earners, also adding a few new faces to the lineup. 13 Student-athletes currently … Continue reading

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An Informal Wrestling Preview

Official practices are underway, preseason rankings are coming out and the buzz surrounding the upcoming collegiate wrestling season continues to rise. With the Cyclones set to open the season Nov. 1, here’s a look at what’s ahead for the Cardinal … Continue reading

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Cyclones Elevate Status With Training Facility Renovations

The Iowa State track and cross country program took yet another step in creating one of the nation’s elite training environments this summer, completing the irrigation of its championship-caliber cross country course. The Iowa State Cross Country Course, first constructed … Continue reading

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By The Numbers: Iowa State’s Success at Big 12 Championshps

The indoor track and field season came to a close for many Iowa State student-athletes this past weekend at the Big 12 Indoor Championships. The Cyclone women finished fourth overall and the men sixth in team competition. The weekend was … Continue reading

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Radio Jam Sessions, Relaxed Focus and Face Tattoos

It is a warm, sunny day in Waco, Texas, about 15 minutes before the bus leaves to take the team from the hotel out to the Big 12 Championship course. Most coaches are getting a final bite to eat, corralling … Continue reading

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Cyclones Chase Three-Peat

This August, the Iowa State women’s cross country team begins their quest for a third consecutive conference championship. Texas Tech (2008-10) is the only current Big 12 member to three-peat as conference champs. The Cyclones face a tough road ahead … Continue reading

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