Fourteen athletes and the women's team were recognized for their work in the classroom
53 returners and 17 freshmen were commended for their academic achievements
The squad will travel to Fayetteville, Ark., for the three-day meet
The Tigers are set for a busy day three in Lexington on Saturday
The Tigers are split between the Drake Relays, Penn Relays, and Triton Invitational
Missouri Track & Field at 2014 NCAA Preliminary Round hosted at the University of Arkansas
|5K||19:08.83||Greater Louisville Classic||09/29/2012|
|800m||2:13.94||Bill Bergan Invitational||01/29/2011|
|800m||2:10.15||Big 12 Championships||05/12/2012|
- Indoor All-Big 12 for the DMR (2011, 2012)
- Indoor All-Big 12 for the 4x400m (2011)
- Academic All-Big 12 (Spring 2011)
Cross Country- Was 10th for the Tigers at the Iowa State Invitational, navigating the 5k course in 19:50...Earned a PR at the Greater Louisville Classic, finishing 85th overall in 19:08.83
Indoor Track- Was 5th in the 800m at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational, crossing in 2:16.08...Took a couple wins at the Missouri Collegiate Challenge in the 4x400m and 800m, finishing the latter in a season's-best 2:15.33...Ended the season at the SEC Championships in Fayetteville, AR, as part of the 9th-place DMR team (11:40.42)
Outdoor Track- Did not compete
Cross Country- Finished 14that the Saluki Early Bird 4K on Sept. 2, posting a final time of 16:18.7
Indoor Track- Earned another All-Big 12 honor as a member of the 7th-place DMR team, finishing with an overall time of 11:33.05...Also competed as a member of the 4x400m team at the Big 12 Championships, just missing an All-Big 12 nod with a 9th-place finish...Hit a season-best time of 2:14.14 in the 800m at the Bill Bergan Invitational, good for 6th-place
Outdoor Track- Competed in both the 800m and 4x400m at the Big 12 Championships, claiming a new PR of 2:10.15 and a 10th-place finish, and a 9th-place finish, respectively...Was a member of the 5th-place DMR, 6th-place SMR, and 10th-place 4x800m teams at the Drake Relays...Her second-best 800m of the season was at the Tom Botts Invitational, earning her a win in the event
Indoor Track- Earned a pair of All-Big 12 honors as part of the Tigers' 4x400m and distance medley teams...Helped the 4x400m to an 8th-place finish at the Big 12 Championships with a time of 3:47.29, and the DMR to an 11:36.81 finish for 7th overall...Also posted a personal-best time of 2:13.94 in the 800m
Outdoor Track- Posted a season-best time of 2:15.10 in the 800m at the Missouri vs. Georgia Dual, taking 3rd overall...Competed in the 800m and the 4x400m at the Big 12 Championships...Helped the Tigers to a 5th-place finish in the 4x800m at the Drake Relays
All State (MSHSAA) in 2007, 2008 and 2010 ... Named Southeast Missouri Spotlight Athlete of the Week in April 2008 by the Southeast Missourian newspaper...Received most points scored for varsity track in 2008 and 2010 ... Received most outstanding in varsity track in 2008 and 2010
High School Bests
400m - 57.69 | 800m - 2:16.82
Parents are Steve and Becky Wachter...Born October 1st, 1991, in Jackson, Mo. ... Member of the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll (2010-11) ... Plans to major in Nutrition and Fitness here at Mizzou.
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