Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Oakland, Neb.
High School: Oakland-Craig
Major: Elementary Education


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Personal Bests
200m: 21.65 (2/19/16)
60m Hurdles: 7.81 (2/28/15)
110m Hurdles: 13.69 (5/29/14)
400m Hurdles: 50.72 (5/27/16)

NCAA Championships
2016 (O): 400m Hurdles - 51.61 (16th); 4x100m - 40.49 (18th)
2014 (O): 110m Hurdles - 14.37 (22nd)

Big Ten Championships
2016 (I): 60m Hurdles - 7.87 (6th)
2015 (O): 110m Hurdles - 13.74w (6th); 400m hurdles, 51.99 (4th)
2015 (I): 60m Hurdles - 7.81 (3rd)
2014 (O): 110m Hurdles - 14.41 (8th)
2014 (I): 60m Hurdles - 8.13 (17th)
2013 (O): 110m Hurdles - 14.55 (15th)
2013 (I): 60m Hurdles - 8.10 (12th)

Second Team All American (400m Hurdles - 2016 Outdoor)
All-America Honorable Mention (110m hurdles - 2014 Outdoor)
Big Ten Distinguished Scholar (2014, 2015, 2016)
Academic All-Big Ten (2014, 2015, 2016)
Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016; Spring 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)
USTFCCCA All-Academic Team (2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)

2016 (Senior)
Indoor: Finished sixth in the 60m hurdles at the Big Ten Indoor Championships, running a season-best 7.87...won the Prairie Wolf Invitational 60m hurdles title...set a 200m personal best of 21.65 to finish second at the Nebraska Tune-Up...also finished second in the 60m hurdles at the Nebraska Tune-Up with a time of 7.89.

Outdoor: Set an outdoor PR in the 400H (50.72) at the NCAA DI Preliminary Round...placed second in the 110H at the Kansas Relays with a wind-aided time of 14.15...competed in seven outdoor meets.

2015 (Junior)
Indoor: Competed in seven meets...set new personal-best times in the 200m (21.90) at the Nebraska Tune-Up and in the 60m hurdles (7.81) at the Big Ten Indoor Championships, finishing third...won the 60m hurdles at the adidas Classic while taking runner-up honors at the Mark Colligan Memorial and the Nebraska Tune-Up...ran with the 4x400m relay team, winning the Mark Colligan Memorial title.

Outdoor: Placed fourth in the 400m hurdles at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships in 51.99...finished sixth in the 110m hurdles with a wind-aided 13.74...qualified for the NCAA West Preliminary Round in the 110m hurdles...won the 110m shuttle hurdle relay at the Drake Relays in 56.28......won 110m hurdles titles at the Pac-12 vs. Big Ten Invitational (14.08) and Husker Spring Invite (13.89).

2014 (Sophomore)
Indoor: Recorded a personal-best time of 8.00 in the 60m hurdle prelims at the Frank Sevigne Invite…finished third in the 60m hurdles at the Mark Colligan Memorial…battled to a 17th-place finish in the 60m hurdles at the Big Ten Indoor Championships.

Outdoor: Fought his way to a fifth-place finish at the Big Ten Championship prelims in the 110m hurdles...recorded a personal best of 13.69 in the 110m hurdles at the NCAA West Prelims and fought his way to a 22nd-place finish at the NCAA Championships...also posted a personal best in the 400m hurdles with a time of 51.15 at the Nebraska Invite for a second-place finish and competed in the NCAA West Prelims, where he finished 32nd in the 400m hurdles...earned spots on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll both semesters...was a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar and an academic All-Big Ten selection, as well as a USTFCCA All-Academic Team member.

2013 (Freshman)
Finished 12th in the 60m hurdles at the 2013 Big Ten Indoor Championships, recording a time of 8.10...finished 15th in the 100m hurdles at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships...posted a personal-best time of 22.52 in the 200 meters at the Mark Colligan Memorial...notched a season-best time of 8.09 in the 60m hurdles at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invite...competed in six meets during the indoor season...participated in eight meets during the 2013 outdoor season...set a season-best time of 14.30 in the 110m hurdles at the Pre-Drake meet on April 24...competed at the NCAA West Regional in Austin in the 110m hurdles...claimed spots on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the fall and spring semesters...named to the USTFCCCA All-Academic Team.

Before Nebraska (Oakland-Craig)
Joined the Huskers from Oakland-Craig High School in Oakland, Neb...set the Nebraska Class C state record and the Class C state meet record in the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 14.37 in 2012, finishing as the state champion...finished fifth in the 300-meter hurdles (39.75) at the 2012 state meet...captured the 2011 Nebraska Class C state championship in the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 14.38...finished first in the 300-meter hurdles at the 2011 state meet with a mark of 39.67...finished third in the 110-meter hurdles at the 2010 Nebraska Class C Track and Field Championships (15.10).

Born June 28, 1993...parents are Lyle and Teresa...majored in elementary education...earned his bachelor's degree from Nebraska in December of 2016.

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