Sara Kroll wins 2012 Big Ten XC title.


    Andrew Riley checks photo finish in 2011 NCAA 110m hurdles.


    Off and running at 2010 Adidas Invitational XC meet.


    Deanna Latham strains for the last inch at 2013 NCAA long jump.


    Emma Coburn coasts to 2013 victory in NCAA steeplechase.


    Stephanie Richartz pushes for a personal best height in the 2011 NCAA Championships pole vault.


    Florida State womens XC team claim 2012 NCAA Pre-Nationals title.


    Gutting it out in the last mile at 2013 Indy Bunny Rock 5K.


    Derek Drouin clears bar at 2011 NCAA Championships to challenge world record height.




We offer professional photography services for college and high school sports, specializing in cross country and track & field, for the greater Indianapolis area teams. Geographically, at the high school level, this includes competitive Marion County (Indianapolis Metropolitan Interscholastic Conference) and the powerhouse teams in Hamilton County (Carmel, Fishers, Westfield, Noblesville).

NPPA-smSportsbyken Photography is a proud member of the National Press Photographers Association (NPPA).

At the college level, the Big Ten Conference, NCAA regional, and NCAA championship competition, and other Midwest competitions of interest are covered. In addition to college and high school running events, Sportsbyken Photography covers road racing (5Ks, 10Ks, half-marathons, and marathons inside of Indiana and the Chicago area. Services include more than just engaging images. We present clients with quick turnaround coverage to sports information directors, image CDs, video interviews, and customized service.

Sportsbyken Photography values developing long-term relationships with clients and considers this the most important aspect of the business. Most of our clients are repeat customers for photographic work. Let us help you with your event photography, regardless of how large or small the event. Simply click on the icon below to go to the Contact Page and fill out a photography service request or question. No obligation and price quotes for services are free. We would love to service your photographic requirements and hope to add you as another satisfied customer!

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No event is too big or too small. Let Sportsbyken meet your photo requirements with our best customer service.


Sportsbyken Photography can provide two basic types of sports services:

Contracted College Sports: Establish relationships with College Sports Information Directors to provide quick turnaround coverage at sporting events. Provide WiFi photos for “real time” inclusion in event articles. Provide individual team pictures on CD. Video and audio clips provided for interviews with coaches or athletes. Pricing is based upon individual customized contract.

Clients include Colorado, Florida, Florida State, Illinois, Illinois State, Iowa State, IUPUI, Michigan State, Oregon, Syracuse, Texas, Tulsa and Wisconsin.

Contracted Road Racing: Partner with road race companies needing to add photography experience to their team for a sporting event. Experience in working with teams for triathlons, marathons, half-marathons, night races, novelty races, 5Ks and 10Ks. Pricing based upon negotiated rates with hiring road company.

Clients include PBC Sports Photography, TRC Photography, Milesplit, Marathonfoto and Star Photo Imaging.

Besides running events, Sportsbyken Photography also covers ice skating events, and non-sport events, such as wedding receptions, fashion shows, informal portraiture, birthday or graduation parties and church activities. For non-sports photography services, go to NON-SPORTS.

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Quotes are free of charge and there is no obligation. See how Sportsbyken can provide great photos at a competitive price.

Client Testimonials

Working with Ken at the University of Illinois has been a pleasure. He has been shooting for the Illini for the past four years and has made professional relationships with many of the staff. Ken shoots quality photos in a timely manner and has grown to become a mainstay in photographing Illinois runners.

- Taylor Thomas – Sports Information Intern-University of Illinois

Ken has been extremely easy to work with and we have been very pleased with his work for the University of Colorado. He delivers his work on time as promised and we have been very pleased with the results. We will use him whenever we can and I would highly recommend Ken.

- Linda Sprouse – Assistant Sports Information Director – University of Colorado

Ken Moreland not only provided our program with outstanding on-the-spot photography and video work, but his professionalism with a personal touch was outstanding and greatly appreciated by the coaches and student-athletes. We will continue to call on his services.

- Bob Thomas – Associate Sports Information Director – Florida State University

Ken’s work is top of the line. He has a knack for capturing the true essence of a meet through pictures, is timely in his delivery and is a pleasure to work with. I strongly recommend Ken for cross country and track photography needs.

- Ed Holdaway – IUPUI Athletics Asst. AD/Communications

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Inside the Sports Blog ...

aschneiderDJ Zahn and Alyssa Schneider delivered strong performances for the Illini ant the Twilight Meet. READ THE STORY


The Wisconsin Badgers used their strong distance and middle distance crew to repeat as Big Ten Indoor track and field team champions. Sprinters Mahagony Jones and Kiah Seymour powered the Penn State Nittany Lions to the women’s team title. READ THE STORY

The first major meet of the indoor track season in the Midwest starts this weekend at the Spire Institute in Geneva, Ohio. This Friday/Saturday competition will be hard-pressed to match the exciting finishes in the men’s and women’s team competition of 2013, but the competition will be fierce at the top. READ THE STORY

keefer-smCoach Jack Keefer wins his 700th basketball game as his Lawrence North Wildcats defeat Center Grove. READ THE STORY

wis-fsu-vb-newsWisconsin and Purdue advance to Elite Eight in NCAA Volleyball regional action at the Champaign Regional. READ THE STORY

colorado-fans-ncaa-newsNo. 3 Colorado takes men’s NCAA cross country title. No. 1 Providence wins women’s title. Cheserek and D’Agostino roll to individual titles. READ THE STORY

Northern Arizona leads the men and Providence leads the women into battle at the 2013 NCAA Division I Cross Country Championships Saturday at LaVern Gibson Championship Cross Country Course in Terre Haute, IN. Mens race starts at 12:00 pm and womens 1:15 pm. List of competing teams. READ THE STORY

greatlake-mi-news Michigan men slip by Wisconsin, Notre Dame and Indiana at NCAA Div. I Great Lakes Regional cross county. Michgan women also coast to win team title for Wolverine sweep. READ THE STORY.

jason-crist-bigtenxc-newsIU puts 4 in the top 10 and upsets Wisconsin men. MSU women depth denies Michigan repeat at Big Ten Cross country. READ THE STORY

mcclintock-newsSunday is the Big Ten XC Meet hosted by Purdue. Will the Wisconsin men make it 15 titles in a row? Will Sara Kroll lead the Spartan ladies to a title? Will Matt McClintock take individual honors on his home course at Purdue? Preview. READ THE STORY

Dalton-Semistate-newsCarmel takes final steps, sending both cross country teams to defend state titles. Greenwood’s Dalton, Carmel’s Welch capture individual titles. READ THE STORY

Kithuka-prenat-newsTexas Tech’s Kennedy Kithuka overtook Anthony Rotich of UTEP with a strong last mile to win the Pre-National on Saturday. Emma Bates of Boise State won the women’s title. READ THE STORY

ckraft-sect-newsFisher senior Calvin Kraft and HSE junior Rachel Nichwitz cruised to individual titles and Carmel swept the team titles at the Noblesville Sectional. READ THE STORY

kwelch-mic-newsThe Carmel girls and boys cross country teams both won team titles at the MIC championship meet at Ben Davis High School Wednesday afternoon. READ THE STORY

cquigley-fsu-newsThe Florida State womens cross country team repeated as team champion at the 58th Notre Dame Invitational in South Bend. READ THE STORY.


Carmel High School’s girls cross country team finishes fourth the boy’s sixth at the NXN Championship in Portland Oregon on Saturday, 12/7. Nike Cross Nationals.

Carmel High School’s girls cross country team finishes great season ranked No. 3 going into NXN Championship in Portland Oregon on Saturday, 12/7. See who is No. 1 on FloTrack NXN Preview.

Running Times Magazine features an article about LaVern Gibson Championship Cross Country Course.