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
MIZZOU PERSONAL RECORDS
5000m Run - 19:08.83 | Greater Louisville Classic | 09/29/2012
6000m Run - 22:25.70 | Bradley Classic | 10/18/2013
Indoor Track & Field
600m Run - 1:35.93 | Missouri Opener | 01/10/2014
800m Run - 2:08.79 | SEC Championships | 03/01/2014
Outdoor Track & Field
800m Run - 2:08.29 | Beach Invite | 04/19/2014
- 2014 NCAA Championships West Preliminar Round qualifier (800m)
- 2012 Indoor All-Big 12 (DMR)
- 2011 Indoor All-Big 12 (4x400m, DMR)
- Spring 2011 Academic All-Big 12
5000m (XC) - 19:09.70 | Notre Dame Invite (10/04)
6000m (XC) - 22:25.70 | Bradley Classic (10/18)
600m (Ind.) - 1:35.93 | Missouri Opener (01/10)
800m (Ind.) - 2:08.79 | SEC Championships (03/01)
800m (Out.) - 2:08.29 | Beach Invite (04/19)
Cross Country -Landon finished consistently in the top 10 for the Tigers throughout the season, including at the season-opening Arkansas v. Missouri Dual in Fayetteville, where she crossed as the eighth Tiger, 16th overall, on the 4000-meter course...Competed in four races throughout the season, including the Bradley Classic where she ran a season's best 22:26 to lead the Tiger contingent in the open race on the 6000-meter course.
Indoor Track - Landon opened her season at home with the Missouri Opener, where she clocked in an early-season win in the 600-meter run (1:35.93)...She doubled-back for another winning performance, this time in the 800-meters, at the Wisconsin v. Missouri Dual where she crossedtwo-seconds under her previous PR with a final time of 2:11.86...Landon ran consistently beneath her PR entering the season, and clocked in a new top time of 2:08.79 at the SEC Championships in College Station, Tx., for ninth in the field.
Outdoor Track - Landon focused primarily on the 800-meter run during the outdoor season, starting with the Crimson Tide Invitational where she timed in at 2:11.23...She went on to post another PR in the event, hitting 2:08.29 at the Beach Invitational for fifth in the field...Landon represented the Tigers at the SEC Championships in Lexington, Ky., where she placed 11th in the 800-meter run, before closing her season at the NCAA Championships West Preliminary Round.
5000m (XC) - 19:08.83 | Greater Louisville Classic (09/29)
800m (Ind.) - 2:15.33 | Collegiate Challenge (02/15)
Cross Country - Landon was 10th for the Tigers at the Iowa State Invitational, navigating the 5000-meter course in 19:50...Earned a PR at the Greater Louisville Classic, finishing 85th overall in 19:08.83.
Indoor Track - Was fifth in the 800-meter run at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational, crossing in 2:16.08...Took a pair of wins at the Missouri Collegiate Challenge in the 4x400-meter relay and 800-meter run, finishing the latter in a season's best 2:15.33...Ended the season at the SEC Championships in Fayetteville, Ark., as part of the ninth-place DMR team (11:40.42).
Outdoor Track - Did not compete.
800m (Ind.) - 2:14.15 | Bill Bergan Invite (01/28)
800m (Out.) - 2:10.15 | Big 12 Championships (05/13)
Cross Country - Finished 14th at the Saluki Early Bird on Sept. 2, posting a final time of 16:18.70.
Indoor Track - Earned another All-Big 12 honor as a member of the seventh-place DMR team, finishing with an overall time of 11:33.05...Also competed as a member of the 4x400-meter relay team at the Big 12 Championships, just missing an All-Big 12 nod with a ninth-place finish...Hit a season-best time of 2:14.15 in the 800-meters at the Bill Bergan Invitational, good for sixth-place in the field.
Outdoor Track - Competed in both the 800-meter and 4x400-meter relay at the Big 12 Championships, claiming a new PR of 2:10.15 and a 10th-place finish, and a ninth-place finish, respectively...Was a member of the fifth-place DMR, sixth-place SMR, and 10th-place 4x800-meter relay teams at the Drake Relays...Her second-best 800-meter performance of the season was at the Tom Botts Invitational, which earned her a win in the event.
800m (Ind.) - 2:13.94 | Bill Bergan Invite (01/29)
800m (Out.) - 2:15.10 | Missouri v. Georgia Dual (04/23)
Indoor Track - Earned a pair of All-Big 12 honors as part of the Tigers' DMR and 4x400-meter relay teams...Helped the 4x400-meter relay to an eighth-place finish at the Big 12 Championships with a time of 3:47.29, and the DMR to an 11:36.81 finish for seventh overall...Also posted a PR time of 2:13.94 in the 800-meter run.
Outdoor Track - Posted a season-best time of 2:15.10 in the 800-meter run at the Missouri v. Georgia Dual, taking third overall...Competed in the 800-meter run and 4x400-meter relay at the Big 12 Championships...Helped the Tigers to a fifth-place finish in the 4x800-meter relay at the Drake Relays.
400m - 57.69 | 800m - 2:16.82
Landon was MSHSAA All-State in 2007, 2008, and 2010...She was named the 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.
Parents are Steve and Becky Wachter...Born October 1, 1991 in Jackson, Mo...Member of the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll (2010-11)...Is studying Nutrition and Fitness at Mizzou.
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