Hawkeye Men Earn First Place, Adams sets PR
Hawkeye Early Bird Invitational Friday, Aug. 30, 2013
2014 -- Indoor - ran mile at Jack Johnson Classic (5:08.27), placing third at Iowa Invite (5:10.63), sixth at Big 4 Duals (5:12.40) and 13th at Husker Invite (5:13.73)... Outdoor - ran third leg on team-leading 6,400-meter relay that placed eighth at Drake Relays in 20:23.27... that time ranks seventh all-time at Iowa... ran 1,500 meters at Big Ten Championships (4:44.33), placing sixth at Arkansas Spring Invite (4:45.13) and eighth at Illinois Twilight (4:46.95)... ran 800 meters at Musco Twilight (2:18.13).
2013 -- Cross Country - competed in five of six races... placed third at Hawkeye Early Bird Invite (11:08.26-3,000 meters) in collegiate debut... ran season-best 6,000 meters at Pre-National Invite (22:36.41)... team earned USTFCCCA all-academic honors... letterwinner.
High School -- three-time all-state in cross country... placed 12th at the 2012 cross country championships to lead team to a state title... member of the school-record 4x800-meter relay team... conference champion in the 3,200 and 1,600 meters as a junior... competed for the Motor City Track Club of Detroit Michigan.
Personal -- born Feb. 12, 1995... parents are James and Nan Wilberding... has five siblings; Carly, Ross, Kevin, Mallory and Aubrey... sisters Aubrey (Michigan State) and Mallory (Butler) compete collegiately in cross country and track and field... business major.
|Wilberding's Collegiate Bests|
|800 Meters (I)||2:18.13||Musco Twilight||5/3/14|
|1,500 Meters (O)||4:44.33||at Big Ten Championships||5/17/14|
|Mile (I)||5:08.57||Jack Johnson Classic||1/25/14|
|3,000 Meters (CC)||11:08.26||Hawkeye Early Bird Invitational||8/30/13|
|6,000 Meters (CC)||22:36.41||at Pre-National Invitational||10/19/13|