Jeff Merrill
Jeff Merrill

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lodi, Calif.

High School:
Lodi

Position:
Distance


Last Updated: June 14, 2010

Senior (2010)... Outdoor... Finished 21st in the 800-meter run with a time of 1:53.10 at the Big Ten Championshios (May 16)... finished eighth in the 10,000-meter run at the Penn Relays (April 22), with a career-best time of 30:14.75... took fourth in the 800-meter run at "The Dual" (April 10)... won the 800- and 1,500-meter developmental runs at the Duke Invitational (April 3-4).

Junior (2009)... Outdoor... finished 31st in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:01.43 at the Big Ten Championships (May 15-17) ... notched a season-best time of 1:57.86 in the 800-meter run at the Eastern Michigan Invitational (April 18) ... recorded a season-best times of 4:17.84 in the 1,500-meter run at the Rice Bayou Classic (March 28) ... Indoor... turned in a season-best time of 1:54.93 in the 800-meter run at theAkron Invitational (Feb. 14).

Sophomore (2008)... Outdoor... Competed in the 1,500-meter run at the Big Ten Championships (May 16-18) ... Indoor... Finished sixth in the 600-meter run with a personal-best time of 1:22.49 at the Simmons/Harvey Invite (Jan. 26).

Freshman (2007)... Outdoor... Took 12th in the 1,500-meter run with a personal-best time of 3:59.20 at the Spartan Invite (April 14)... Indoor... Clocked 1:24.47 in the 600-meter dash at the Silverston Invite (Feb. 17) ... Crossed the line in 4:35.94 in the mile run at the EMU Open (Feb. 10).

Prep... Lodi High School (2006) ... Four year Honor Roll ... Two-time league champion in both 1,600m and 3,200m (2005, '06) ... 2006 League champion in 800m ... Also ran in cross country ... 2005 league champion in cross country.

Personal... Enrolled in the Division of Kinesiology ... born on June 2, 1988 ... son of Monty and Lauri Merrill.

COLLEGIATE BESTS

Event Time Date
600m 1:22.49 1/26/08
800m 1:53.15 4/10/10
1,500m 3:59.20 4/14/07
10,000m 30:14.75 4/22/10