Year: Senior
City/State: Wahoo, Neb.
High School: Bishop Neumann
Experience: High School


Personal Bests
400m, 48.20

600y, 1:10.38 (1:10.15o)

800m, 1:54.41 (1:53.52-o)
400m, 47.73
400h, 50.11

2011 400m Hurdles (Second Team)
2011 Outdoor 4x400m Relay (Third Team)

Big 12 Champion
2009 Outdoor 400-Meter Hurdles


Third-Team CoSIDA Academic All-American (2011)
First-Team CoSIDA Academic All-District VII (2010, 2011)
USTFCCCA All-Academic Team (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011)

NCAA Championships
2011 (O): 400h, 50.47 (9th); 4x400m, 3:09.86 (18th)
2010 (O): 4x400m, 3:13.49 (24th)
2009 (O): 400h, 51.01 (14th)
2008 (O): 400h, 51.21 (15th)


Big 12 Championships
2011 (O): 400h, 50.11 (4th); 4x400m, 3:09.92 (6th)
2011 (I): 600y, 1:11.62 (7th)
2010 (O): 400h, 50.44 (4th); 4x400m, 3:08.36 (5th)
2010 (I): 600y, 1:10.48 (8th); 4x400m, 3:12.14 (6th)
2009 (O): 400h, 50.96 (1st); 4x400m, 3:10.34 (5th)
2009 (I): 600y, 1:11.09 (8th); 4x400m, 3:10.22 (6th)
2008 (O): 400h, 50.38 (4th)
2008 (I): 600y, 1:10.38 (5th)

2010 (Junior)
Adam Dailey earned four All-Big 12 honors in 2010 and made a trip the NCAA Outdoor Championships for the third straight year... ran the 600 yards at four meets during the indoor season... posted an oversized best time of 1:10.15 during the prelims at the Big 12 Indoor Championships... ran 1:10.48 in the finals to place eighth... was also a member of the Huskers sixth-place 4x400-meter relay at the conference indoor meet... moved to the 400 hurdles during the outdoor season... ran below 52 seconds at six of his seven meets, including two sub-51 second times... took fourth at the Big 12 Outdoor Championships with a time of 50.44 to earn his third career top-four finish in the event at the conference meet and ran a leg of the Huskers' fifth-place 4x400-meter relay... ran a leg of the Huskers' 4x400-meter relay at the NCAA West Regional that finish ninth to qualify for the NCAA Outdoor Championships... team finished 24th at nationals.

2009 (Sophomore)


Dailey won his first conference title with a win in the 400-meter hurdles at the Big 12 Outdoor Championships... focused on the 600-yard run during the indoor season... earned two All-Big 12 honors at the conference meet with an eighth-place finish in the 600 yards and as a member of the sixth-place 4x400-meter relay... finished second in the 400-meter hurdles to open the outdoor season at the Jim Click Shootout... finished first the following week at the Nebraska Invitational, before taking third at the Penn Relays with a time of 50.91... became the first Husker male since Mark Harrison in 2006 to win the 400-meter hurdles at the conference meet, running a time of 50.96 to lead a 1-2 Husker finish in the event as teammate Lehann Fourie finished second with a time of 51.22... automatically qualified for the NCAA Championships with a third-place finish at the NCAA Midwest Regional... advanced past the preliminaries at the national meet with a time of 50.71... was unable to move past the next round, finishing 14th overall with a time of 51.01 in the semifinals.


2008 (Freshman)

Dailey exploded onto the scene in his first year at Nebraska with a trip to the NCAA Outdoor Championships... posted the No. 20 time on the under-20 world list in 2008 and became only the third athlete in Husker history to run 50.33 or less outdoors in the 400-meter hurdles... excelled in the 600-yard run during the indoor season, finishing in the top five at all three of his meets... scored at the Big 12 Indoor Championships in the 600 yards with a personal best of 1:10.38... finished second in the 400-meter hurdles at the Jim Click Shootout (51.40) to kick off the outdoor season... earned back-to-back victories at the Ward Haylett Invitational (51.65) and the Nebraska Invitational (52.00)... finished fourth at the Big 12 Outdoor Championships with a time of 50.38... automatically qualified for a trip to the NCAA Outdoor Championships following a personal-best time of 50.33 at the NCAA Midwest Regional to finish fourth... advanced past the preliminaries at the outdoor championships with a time of 50.90, but was unable to move past the semifinals (51.21).


Before Nebraska (Bishop Neumann HS)

Dailey claimed three 2007 Class B event titles, including the All-Class gold medal in the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 38.17 under Coach Tim Turman... won Class B crowns in the 110-meter hurdles (14.65) and 400-meter dash (49.74), and ran on the Cavaliers’ bronze-medal 4x400-meter relay... as a junior, medaled in the same four events with a second in the 400, third in the 300 hurdles, fourth in the 4x400 relay and fifth in the 110 hurdles... scored a fifth-place finish in the 400 as a sophomore... set prep bests in the 400 (49.4) and the 110-meter hurdles (14.4) at the 2007 B-1 District meet.



Parents are Pat and Linda Dailey... born March 19, 1989... major is architecture.


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