Simon

Wiedel

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Jumps
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Hebron, Neb.
High School: Thayer Central
Major: Elementary Education

Bio

TFRRS All-Time Performances

Personal Bests
Indoor
60m: 7.04 (1/13/17)
200m: 22.43 (1/14/17)
Outdoor
100m: 10.6 (HS)
200m: 21.85 (5/6/17)
Long Jump: 22-0 3/4 (6.72m) (4/8/17)

Honors
Big Ten Distinguished Scholar (2018)
Academic All-Big Ten (2018)
Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2016, 2017, 2018; Spring 2017, 2018)
Sam Foltz Hero 27 Leadership Award (2018)
Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2017, 2018, 2019)

2018 (Redshirt Freshman)
Outdoor: Finished third in the 4x100 with a time of 40.60 at the Pac-12 vs. Big Ten Invitational.

2017 (Redshirt)
Indoor: Redshirted...competing unattached, set indoor collegiate bests of 7.04 in the 60m and 22.43 in the 200m at the Holiday Inn Invitational.

Outdoor: Redshirted...competing unattached, set a PR of 21.85 in the 200m at the Nebraska Invitational...won the 100m at the Nebraska Invitational in 10.85...ran the 100m in 10.82 at the Husker Spring Invitational...posted a long jump of 22-0 3/4 (6.72m) at the Husker Spring Invitational.

Before Nebraska
Attended Thayer Central High School in Hebron, Nebraska...set high school PRs in the 100m (10.6, a school record) and 200m (22.07)...won the 100m and finished second in the 200m at the 2015 Class C State Championships as a junior...won both the 100m and 200m state titles as a freshman in 2013, and won the 100m gold in 2014...finished runner-up in the triple jump at the state meet in 2015 with a prep-best jump of 44-7 1/2 (13.60m)...was third in the long jump (21-8 3/4, 6.62m)...helped the Titans to team state titles in 2013 and 2014.

Personal
Born May 2, 1997...parents are Kurk and Kris...older brother, Seth, competed for the Huskers from 2011-14...major is elementary education.

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2018 Big Ten Indoor T&F Highlights
Nebraska Tune-Up Highlights
Frank Sevigne Highlights - Day 2