William Welch Outdoor Track & Field Complex


The $1 million, state-of-the-art William Welch Track & Field Complex features a Martin ISS 1000 surface, used in the Olympic Games and NCAA championships at all levels. The complex is located in Cook Stadium and is used for the cross country and track and field meets.

Bill Welch worked with Rose-Hulman's cross country and track programs from 1981 to 2000, winning eight College Athletic Conference titles. During his tenure he developed 33 NCAA Division III All-Americans and five individual national champions. He was inducted into the Rose-Hulman Athletic Hall of Fame in 1997 and the National Track and Field Hall of Fame in 1977.