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Track & Field Tryout

The Track and Field team will be holding tryouts on Septemeber 23rd from 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm. If you're interested in trying out, email brette.jensen@drake.edu with intent to tryout, email emma.nye@drake.edu to obtain the required medical paperwork, and attend the interest meeting Wednesday, Sept. 16th at 6:00 pm via Zoom. The Zoom details will be provided to individuals who submit their intent to tryout to Brette Jensen (brette.jensen@drake.edu). 

The events to try out for are: distance, sprints, hurdles, jumps, and throws. In order to be eligible for tryouts, you must be a full-time student with a 3.0 + cumulative GPA. You must also be registered with the NCAA Eligibility Center, and show proof of full-time Drake student status/class registration. 

In addition to the requirements mentioned previously, the following medical tests and forms are required: a negative COVID test, concussion test (scheduled with Emma Nye), all forms in SportsWare, copy of health insurance, copy of recent sports physical, copy of sickle cell screening, and a Covid-19 pre-screening. 

If you have any questions please reach out to Brette Jensen, brette.jensen@drake.edu. If you have questions regarding the medical requirements, please reach out to Emma Nye, emma.nye@drake.edu. 

Wednesday, September 23 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Drake Stadium
2719 Forest Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50311

Event Type

Sporting Events


Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students

Drake Athletics, Men's Cross Country, Men's Track & Field, Women's Cross Country, Women's Track & Field
Contact Name

Brette Jensen

Contact Email Address


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