The Nebraska track and also area group is readied to complete in 2 fulfills this weekend break at the Bob Devaney Sports Facility Indoor Track.
On Friday, 10 Husker ladies and also 6 Husker males will certainly complete at the Savanna Wolf Invitational, starting at 1 p.m.
On Saturday, the complete Husker team will certainly organize the Mark Colligan Memorial with Azusa Pacific, Missouri and also Utah State all contending versus the Huskers. Area occasions begin at 10:45 a.m. and also running occasions begin at 11:45 a.m.
Mark Colligan Memorial Meet Details
Day: Saturday, Jan. 21
Taking Part Groups: Nebraska, Azusa Pacific, Missouri, Utah State
Location: Bob Devaney Sports Facility Indoor Track
Begin Times: Area Occasions: 10:45 a.m. / Running Occasions: 11:45 a.m.
Meet Arrange (PDF)
Online Video Clip
Huge 10 and also NCAA Leaders
A team of Huskers ranking near the top of the Big 10 and also the NCAA thus far this interior period:
–Mayson Conner leads the Huge 10 high dive and also rates 3rd country wide at 7-2 1/2 (2.20m)
–Maxwell Otterdahl leads the Huge 10 weight toss and also rates 2nd country wide at 73-2 1/2 (22.31m)
–Kevin Shubert is 3rd in the Huge 10 shot placed and also 8th country wide at 63-2 1/4 (19.26m)
–Taylor Latimer is 2nd in the Big 10 in the ladies’s weight toss and also nine country wide at 70-2 1/4 (21.39m)
All-Time Top-10 Performances
The adhering to Huskers have either boosted their marks or split the all-time top-10 interior graphes at Nebraska this period:
Taylor Latimer, No. 1 Weight Toss – 70-2 1/4 (21.39m)
Maxwell Otterdahl, No. 2 Weight Toss – 73-2 1/2 (22.31m)
Taylor Latimer, No. 9 Shot Put – 53-10 1/2 (16.42m)
Kalynn Meyer, No. 10 Shot Put – 53-3 3/4 (16.25m)
Otterdahl Called Huge 10 Area Professional Athlete of the Week
Nebraska junior Maxwell Otterdahl was called Big 10 Guys’s Area Professional athlete of the Week on Jan. 18. Otterdahl won the Grad Traditional males’s weight toss with a toss of 73-2 1/2 (22.31m). It was an individual finest that relocated him as much as No. 1 in the Big 10 and also No. 2 in the NCAA this period. Otterdahl’s mark was simply one inch reluctant of Alex Talley’s college document established in 2014. The Rosemount, Minn., indigenous was the Huge 10 Male’s Area Professional athlete of the Outdoor Championships in 2014 after brushing up the shot placed and also discus titles.
2023 Period Sneak Peek
The 2023 period is the Huskers’ initial under acting head trainer Justin St. Clair, that took control of after famous trainer Gary Pepin retired in August after 42 years leading the Husker program. St. Clair involved Nebraska in 2021-22 as an associate head trainer and also trained 10 NCAA qualifiers, consisting of a set of NCAA champions, in his launching period on the Husker training team to gain his 10th USTFCCCA Midwest Area Aide Train of the Year honor given that 2016.
On The Whole, the Huskers asserted 8 first-team All-Americans and also 8 second-team All-Americans in 2022. The Huskers additionally crowned 12 Huge 10 champs, and also 9 of the 12 are back to protect titles this year. Maddie Harris earned the NCAA silver medal in the javelin in 2014, while Axelina Johansson was the NCAA bronze champion in the outside shot placed and also was the Big 10 Female’s Outdoor Fresher of the Year.
The Nebraska males were 3rd finally year’s Huge 10 Indoor Championships and also 4th at the Huge 10 Outside Champions. They connected for 24th at the NCAA Indoor Championships, their finest surface given that 2015, and also 59th at the NCAA Outdoor Championships.
The Husker ladies connected for 7th at the Big 10 Indoor Championships and also were 5th at the Huge 10 Outside Champions. They connected for 47th at the NCAA Indoor Championships and also were 14th at the NCAA Outdoor Championships, their finest surface given that 2006.
Nebraska’s Returning 2022 All-Americans and also Huge 10 Champions
Mayson Conner won the Huge 10 interior and also outside high dive titles in 2022, providing him 4 occupation Huge 10 gold medals. Conner, an elderly, is a five-time All-American in the high dive, consisting of second-team honors both inside and also outdoors in 2014. The McCool Joint, Neb., indigenous gets in the period at No. 9 on Nebraska’s all-time interior graph (7-3 3/4, 2.23m) and also No. 5 outdoors (7-3 3/4, 2.23m).
Maddie Harris was the silver champion in the javelin finally year’s NCAA Outdoor Championships and also won her 2nd straight Huge 10 javelin title with a school-record toss of 189-11 (57.90m). The first-team All-American from Lee’s Top, Mo., is the initial Husker lady to repeat as a meeting javelin champ given that Kayla Wilkinson in the Huge 12 in 2005 and also 2006.
Axelina Johansson took house the bronze medal in the shot placed at the 2022 NCAA Outdoor Championships as a real fresher, and also she was called the Big 10 Female’s Outdoor Fresher of the Year. She was the Huge 10 outside runner-up and also interior bronze champion and also accumulated All-America honors at both NCAA fulfills. Complying with the outside period, the Hok, Sweden indigenous ended up 12th in the shot placed at the Globe Sports Championships with a brand-new individual finest of 60-11 1/4 (18.57m), the No. 2 include Nebraska outside background. Johansson was the only college student-athlete to get to the last 12 in the shot placed at the Globe Championships. She additionally gets in the period placed No. 2 in college background in the interior shot put (59-9 3/4, 18.23m).
Mirta Kulisic ended up 14th at the NCAA Outdoor Championships in the javelin to gain second-team All-America honors. The junior from Split, Croatia was the runner-up in the javelin at the Big 10 Outdoor Championships and also rates No. 8 in college background with a public relations of 175-1 (53.37m).
Darius Luff made first-team All-America honors in the 60m difficulties by ending up 7th at the NCAA Indoor Championships in 2014. Luff’s public relations of 7.67 rankings No. 3 in college background. The junior Lincoln High graduate additionally ended up 17th in the 110m difficulties at the 2022 NCAA Outdoor Championships and also rates No. 7 all-time at NU (13.59).
Maxwell Otterdahl won both the shot placed and also discus gold medals at the 2022 Huge 10 Outside Champions and also was called the Huge 10 Male’s Area Professional athlete of the Champions. The junior from Rosemount, Minn., ended up being the initial Husker man to win both the shot placed and also discus titles at the exact same meeting satisfy given that 2004. Otterdahl took place to end up 18th at the NCAA Outdoor Championships in the shot placed and also gain USTFCCCA Honorable Reference. He gets in the period placed 5th in college background in the outside shot put (65-6 3/4, 19.98m) and also 7th in the interior weight toss (68-5 1/4, 20.86m).
Jenna Rogers won the Huge 10 interior and also outside high dive titles as a real fresher in 2014, coming to be the initial Husker lady to move the meeting interior and also outside high dive titles given that 2004. She was additionally a two-time first-team All-American by ending up 7th at the NCAA Indoor Championships and also connecting for 6th at the NCAA Outdoor Championships. The Rutherford, N.J., indigenous gets in the period connected for 8th in NU interior background (6-0 3/4, 1.85m) and also 4th in outside background (6-1 1/4, 1.86m).
LaQwasia Stepney put 13th in the lengthy dive at the NCAA Outdoor Championships in 2014 to gain second-team All-America honors. The junior from Belleville, Ill., was the runner-up in the lengthy dive at the Huge 10 Outside Champions.
Darby Thomas won the Huge 10 interior lengthy dive crown in 2014 and also made second-team All-America honors after a 12th area surface at nationals. Thomas’ outbreak period consisted of a public relations of 21-5 1/2 (6.54m), the No. 3 interior mark in college background.
Jacob Hyde, Cory Berg and also Nick Bryant belonged to the Nebraska males’s 4x400m relay group that managed a distressed win at the 2022 Big 10 Outdoor Championships. Competing in the initial of 2 areas with the ninth-fastest seed time going into the satisfy, the Huskers obtained a solid support leg from Bryant to win area one in 3:09.51. That time stood up versus area 2, regardless of Iowa and also Ohio State having 2 of the fastest 4×400-meter teams in the nation. It was the Huskers’ initial 4×400-meter relay meeting title given that 2016.
Brand-new Transfers to Enjoy in 2023
Kavian Kerr (Kansas State) ended up 4th in the lengthy dive and also 200m at the 2022 Huge 12 Indoor Championships. His 200m public relations of 20.99 would certainly be the fourth-fastest time in Nebraska college background.
Tanessa Morris (Montana) was a two-time Huge Skies champ in the hammer toss and also her public relations of 210-4 (64.14m) at Montana would certainly rate as the second-best include Husker background.
Rhema Otabor (Florida International) put 4th in the javelin at the 2022 NCAA Outdoor Championships to gain first-team All-America honors. Her individual finest of 184-6 (56.25m) would certainly rate 2nd in Nebraska college background.
Arthur Petersen (UT Arlington) was a two-time All-American and also Sunlight Belt champ in the javelin. Petersen was 6th at the 2022 NCAA Outdoor Championships and also 11th in 2021. His individual finest of 262-2 (79.90m) would certainly be a Nebraska college document.
Rhianna Phipps (Kansas State) ended up 12th in the three-way dive at the 2021 NCAA Indoor Championships and also 17th at the 2021 NCAA Outdoor Championships. Her public relations of 44-4 1/4 (13.52m) would certainly rate 5th on the all-time top-10 graph at NU.
Omar Rodgers (Southern Illinois) was the 100m difficulties and also 400m difficulties promote at the 2022 Missouri Valley Meeting Outdoor Championships.
Brithton Senior Citizen (South Dakota) was an All-American in the 60m difficulties in 2021 after ending up 10th at the NCAA Indoor Championships. His individual finest of 7.74 would certainly be connected for 6th in college background.
Velecia Williams (Kansas State) ended up 17th in the lengthy dive at the 2022 NCAA Outdoor Championships as a fresher. Her outside lengthy dive individual finest of 21-0 3/4 (6.42m) would certainly place her on Nebraska’s all-time top-10 graph at No. 10.
Jonah Wilson (Washington) was a three-time All-American in the shot placed for the Huskies. Wilson was 8th at the 2021 NCAA Outdoor Championships, nine at the 2021 NCAA Indoor Championships and also 16th at the 2019 NCAA Outdoor Championships. His interior (64-2 1/4, 19.56m) and also outside (64-7 1/4, 19.69m) individual bests would certainly both rank No. 7 all-time at Nebraska.
2023 Nebraska Track & Area Captains
Mayson Conner, Senior Citizen, High Dive
Michael Hoffer, Senior Citizen, Jumps
Lishanna Ilves, Junior, Jumps
Johanna Ilves, Junior, Sprints/Hurdles
Micaylon Moore, Junior, Jumps
Jenna Rogers, Student, High Dive
Bailey Timmons, Senior Citizen, Range
Madison Yerigan, Senior Citizen, High Dive