Men's Track Finishes Second in Tri-Meet with Cal, Virginia
Last Updated: May 21, 2014
At Michigan ... Academic All-Big Ten (2013) ... Two-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner (2013, '14).
R-Sophomore (I/O) (2014) ... Outdoor ... At the Toledo Invitational (May 9), placed fourth in the 800-meter run (1:55.13) ... At the Indiana Billy Hayes Invitational (May 3), finished 18th in the 800-meter run (1:56.03) ... Indoor ... At the Silverston Invitational (Feb. 22), won the 800-meter run (1:53.39#, 1:55.84) and ran the third leg of the second-place 4x400 meter relay (3:26.45) ... At the SPIRE Invitational (Feb. 14-15), finished eighth in the 600-meter run (1:23.30) and 20th in the 800-meter run (1:55.01) ... At the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 18), finished ninth in the 600-meter run (1:22.35#, 1:23.58) and fourth in the 1,000-meter run (2:33.83).
R-Freshman (2013) ... Championship Meets ... At the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 10-12), finished 24th in the 800-meter run (1:54.32) ... At the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb. 22-23), finished 17th in the 800-meter run (1:53.05) ... Outdoor ... At the Toledo Invitational (May 2-3), took fifth in the 800-meter run (1:53.19) ... At the EMU Invitational (April 19-20), won the 800-meter run (1:54.30) ... At the UNC Joe Hilton Invitational (April 13), finished 21st in the McAfee Mile (4:21.44) ... At the California/Virginia Tri-Meet (April 6), finished seventh in the 800-meter run (1:54.63) ... Indoor ... At the SPIRE Invitational (Feb. 8-9), finished 27th in the 8000-meter run (1:53.81), ran the third leg of the distance medley relay that finished second (9:57.05), and ran the third leg of the 'B' 4x400-relay that finished 17th (3:20.83) ... At the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (Feb. 2-3), finished 40th (1:55.23) in the 800-meter run, and ran the first leg of the distance medley relay that finished fifth (10:11.56) ... Against Michigan State (Jan. 26), finished fourth in the 800-meter run (1:56.47) ... At the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 19), ran the anchor leg of the 'B' 4x400-relay that finished fifth (3:26.10).
Freshman (2012) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... Outdoor ... Redshirted ... Competed unattached at the Len Paddock Invitational (May 3-4), finishing 10th in the 400-meter dash (52.13) ... Indoor ... Redshirted.
Prep ... Graduated from Avondale High School (2011) ... Honor Roll... National Honor Society ... Scholar-Athlete Award winner ... Also lettered in wrestling, and soccer ... Track & Field ... Four-year varsity captain and letterwinner ... 2010: Regional champion in the 4x400-meter, 4x800-meter and 800-meter ... League champion in the 4x400-meter, 4x800-meter, 800-meter and 1,600-meter ... AAU Indoor National Champion in the 800-meter (1:56.00) ... Placed second in the indoor state meet (1:56.00) ... Member of 4x400-meter relay state champion team (48.0 split) ... Took second in the state in the open 800-meter (1:54) ... Ran the anchor of the 4x800-meter relay at the Division II state meet, earning all-state honors.
Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Sciences and the Arts ... Majoring in biopsychology, cognition, and neuroscience... Born on November 13, 1992 ... Son of Paul and Veronica Miklja.