Men's Track & Field

Des Moines Hoover Grad Elijah Cox Joins Hawkeye RedTails Track and Field Team

Des Moines Hoover graduate Elijah Cox (left) with Hawkeye RedTails assistant coach Tyler Mulder.
Des Moines Hoover graduate Elijah Cox (left) with Hawkeye RedTails assistant coach Tyler Mulder.

WATERLOO–Hawkeye Community College welcomes men's track and field athlete Elijah Cox to the RedTails Family.

Cox, a 2016 graduate of Des Moines Hoover High School, qualified for the 2016 Class 4A Iowa State High School Track and Field Championships in the 200M and 400M events. He ran a 23.4 in the 200M and a 51.16 in the 400M, placing him 21st and 18th respectively. He has personal records of 22.98 in the 200M and 49.84 in the 400M.

Cox is the son of Amanda Barach and Tony Bell and plans to enroll in the Liberal Arts Transfer program.