Micah Beller
Micah  Beller

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Niles, Ill.

High School:
Niles North


Last Updated: September 2, 2016

At Michigan
• Team Captain (2016)
• Academic All-Big Ten (2015)
• Member of the 2015 Big Ten Championship Team
• Two-Time U-M Academic Athletic Achievement Award (2014-15)

Senior/Junior (2016)
• Took fourth place at the 5,000-meter Michigan Open (Sept. 2) in 15:18.8

Junior/Sophomore (2015)
• Helped U-M to its first conference title since 1998 at the 8,000-meter Big Ten Championships (Nov. 1), running 24:10.0 for a new 8K PR and 27th place
• Finished fifth in 24:35.0 to help U-M win the open race at the 8,000-meter Wisconsin Adidas Invitational (Oct. 16)
• Placed 38th in the 8,000-meter event with a time of 24:41.24 at the Greater Louisville Classic (Oct. 3)
• Ran to a 13th-place finish in 26:02 to help U-M to a team win at Penn State's 5.2-mile Harry Grove Spiked Shoe Invitational (Sept. 11), equivalent to an 8K time of 25:01.9
• Finished seventh with a personal best time of 15:13.4 in the 5,000-meter event at the EMU Celebration (Sept. 5).

Sophomore/Freshman (2014)
• Made his postseason debut at the 8,000-meter Big Ten Championships (Nov. 2), finishing in 25:21.5 for 73rd place to help U-M to a runner-up finish
• Competed in the open race at the 8,000-meter Wisconsin Adidas Invitational (Oct. 17), placing eighth, with a time of 24:41
• Ran at the 5,000-meter Michigan Open (Aug. 29), finishing 12th with a time of 15:31.4.

Freshman (2013)
• Redshirted
• Competed unattached at the 8,000-meter Hoosier Invitational (Nov. 8), finishing 12th in 25:57.8.

Prep ... Graduated from Niles North High School (2013) ... Honor Roll Student ... Applied Science and Technology Student of the Year ... Cross Country ... Three-time All-Central Suburban Conference (2010, '11, '12) ... State Qualifier (2012) ... All-State (2012) ... Track & Field ... Central Suburban Conference champion in the 1,600- and 3,200-meter run (2012) ... Two-time All-Central Suburban Conference (2012, '13) ... Three-time All-State -- 4x800-meter relay (2012), 1,600-meter run (2012, '13) ... Two-time state qualifier in the 1,600-meter run (2012-13) ... Two-time All-Central Suburban Conference indoor 3,200-meter champion (2012, '13) ... Set new school record in the 1,600-meter run (4:13, 2013) and 4x800-meter relay (7:44, 2012).

Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Information ... Born March 22, 1995 ... Son of Scott Beller and Trudy Turner.

High School Personal Bests:
3 Mile -- 14:38 (cross country)
1,600m -- 4:10 (indoor)
3,200m -- 9:31 (indoor)
800m -- 1:56 (outdoor)
1,600m -- 4:13 (outdoor)
3,200m -- 9:14 (outdoor)


 



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