Wyatt

McGuire

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Year: Senior
City/State: North Platte, Neb.
High School: North Platte
Major: Elementary Education

Bio

Personal Bests
8K: 24:24.1 (10/29/17)
10K: 29:30.0 (11/10/17)

Honors
USTFCCCA All-Midwest Region (2017)
Second-Team All-Big Ten (2017)
Nebraska Most Valuable Runner (2016, 2017)
Big Ten Athlete of the Week (Sept. 23, 2015)
Big Ten Distinguished Scholar (2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19)
USTFCCCA All-Academic Team (2017)
Academic All-Big Ten (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)
Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018; Spring 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)
Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2016, 2017, 2019)

2018 (Senior)
Did not compete...missed the season due to injury...garnered academic All-Big Ten accolades.

2017 (Junior)
Earned second-team All-Big Ten honors after placing 10th at the Big Ten Championships in 24:24.1, an 8K best...finished 14th at the NCAA Midwest Regional in 29:30.0, a 10K best, and earned USTFCCCA All-Midwest Region accolades...was the runner-up at the Sam Bell Invitational with a time of 24:40.23...finished fourth at the Bradley Classic in 24:36.3...named Nebraska’s most valuable runner...was a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar, a USTFCCCA All-Academic selection, an academic All-Big Ten honoree and a Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll member.

2016 (Sophomore)
Opened up the season by placing second at the Augustana Twilight with a time of 19:04.05, helping the Huskers win the team title...led the Huskers at the Big Ten Championships with a 35th-place finish (25:27.0)...again led the Huskers at the NCAA Midwest Regional, running in 43rd (31:11.9)...named Nebraska’s most valuable runner...named a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar...earned academic All-Big Ten honors for a second consecutive year...named to the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in both the fall and spring semesters...earned a spot on the 2017 Tom Osborne Citizenship Team.

2015 (Redshirt Freshman)
Competed in five meets as a redshirt freshman...placed 60th at the Big Ten Championships (24:48.9)...came in 121st at the NCAA Midwest Regional (32:33.3)...finished fourth at the Woody Greeno/Nebraska Invitational (25:35.5) and was named the Big Ten Cross Country Athlete of the Week...claimed academic All-Big Ten honors and earned a spot on the Tom Osborne Citizenship Team...was chosen to the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in both the fall and spring semesters.

2014 (Redshirt)
Redshirted...earned a spot on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll both semesters.

Before Nebraska
Was a two-time first-team all-state selection at North Platte High School in Nebraska...captured the 2013 Nebraska Class A state title (15:26.6) to earn Nebraska Gatorade Runner-of-the-Year honors...finished third at the 2012 Class A state meet and added a 12th-place finish as a freshman in 2010...ran a time of 15:15 to win the 2013 Greater Nebraska Athletic Conference title.

Personal
Born Jan. 16, 1996...parents are Mike and Nina McGuire...earned bachelor's degree as an elementary education major at Nebraska in December of 2018.

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Woody Greeno Invitational
Jarren Heng - After the Woody Greeno Invitational Sept. 21, 2013
Isabel Andrade - After the Woody Greeno Invitational Sept. 21, 2013