George

Kusche

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Middle Distance
Year: Redshirt Freshman
Hometown: Malelane, South Africa
High School: Afrikaans Hor Seunskool
Graduating Year: 2018

Bio

Honors
Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2018; Spring 2019)

Before Nebraska 
Joined the Huskers from Malelane, South Africa...attended Afrikaans Hoër Seunskool High School...competed in the 800m at the World Junior Championships in Poland in 2016 and ran 1:47.53 in the semifinal...finished fourth at the South African National Championships in 1:47.45, a personal best...set the fastest 1,000m time ever run by a junior South African, 2:19.08...was the South African junior champion in the 800m and the 1,500m in 2017...was the champion of the 800m at the 2017 Brussels Grand Prix, featuring some of the top middle distance runners around the world...attended University of Pretoria in 2017 and set a personal best of 3:41.18 in the 1,500m...also set PRs of 1:17.86 in the 600m and 3:58.96 in the mile.

Personal
Born Aug. 6, 1998...parents are Alf and Susan...major is actuarial science.

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