Austin Mudd
Austin Mudd

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Greenwood, Ind.

High School:
Center Grove

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 150

Event:
Distance

Eligibility (Indoor/Outdoor): Junior/Junior

Notables
• Holds the school record in the mile (3:57.93)
• No. 5 all-time UW in the 800 meters (1:47.59)
• Two-time First-team All-American in 2013 (indoor mile, 1500 meters)
• 2012 Second-team All-American (outdoor 800 meters, indoor distance medley relay)
• 2012 NCAA West Preliminary Round qualifier (800 meters)

At Wisconsin
2014 Indoor: Finished second in the 800 meters in 1:49.56 and helped his team to a runner-up finish in the distance medley relay in 9:46.46 at the Big Ten championships (2/28-3/1) ... at the Red & White Open (2/21), won both the 800 meters (1:55.47) and the mile (3:59.30) ... placed seventh in the 800 meters in 1:50.67, ninth in the mile in 4:13.12 and helped his team finish 16th in the 4x400-meter relay in 3:18.62 at the Tyson Invitational (2/14-15) ... making his season debut, finished 11th in the 800 meters in 1:52.54 while also helping his team win the distance medley relay in 9:39.09 at the Armory Collegiate Invitational (2/8)

2014 Outdoor: Finished in 17th place in the 1500 meters at American Milers Club (6/15) with a time of 3:49.97 ... placed fourth in the 1500 meters at American Milers Club (6/13) with a time of 3:41.06 ... in the 1500 meters placed 16th with a time of 3:46.49 at the NCAA West Preliminary (5/31) ... in a preliminary 1500 meter race at the NCAA West Preliminary (5/29), clocked in at 3:43.66 for an 8th place finish ... finished third in the 800 meters at the Big Ten championships (5/16-5/18) with a time of 1:49.55 ... was third in the 400 meters at the Wisconsin Open (5/10) with a time of 49.09 ... at the Payton Jordan Invitational (5/4), placed sixth overall and second among collegians in the 1500 meters in a personal-best time of 3:40.16 ... finished runner-up in the 800 meters (1:49.79) at the Long Beach Invitational (4/19) and second in the 1500 meters (3:41.61) at the Bryan Clay Invitational (4/18) ... at the Florida Relays (4/4-5), making his outdoor season debut, finished 15th in the 800 meters in 1:50.77

2013 Indoor: Earned All-America honors in the mile at the NCAA championships (3/9) by finishing third in a school-record 3:57.93 ... qualified for the NCAA championships (3/8-9) in the mile by winning the event in a school-record time of 3:58.59 at the Alex Wilson Invitational (3/2) ... was also part of the distance medley relay team that finished 13th in 9:31.43 ... with a time of 1:49.86, earned a runner-up finish and All-Big Ten honors in the 800 meters at the Big Ten championships (2/23) ... also was part of the distance medley relay team that finished second in 9:40.18 ... set personal bests in the 400 meters and 600 meters, finishing second in 49.97 seconds and fifth in 1:20.31, respectfully,at the Red & White Open (2/15) ... placed fifth in the 800 meters with a personal-best time of 1:48.24 at the Husky Classic (2/9) ... was named Big Ten Track Athlete of The Week after winning the Meyo Mile in a personal-best 3:59.33 at the Meyo Invitational (2/1), a mark that ranks No. 3 all-time at UW ... was part of the team that won the distance medley relay in 9:49.45 ... in his season debut, won the 800 meters in 1:51.06 at the Wisconsin Invitational (1/19) ... also finished fifth in the 600 meters with a time of 1:20.62

2013 Outdoor:
Claimed fourth at the NCAA championships (6/8) in the 1500 meters in 3:50.84 to earn first-team All-America honors ... competed at the USA championships (6/20) where he placed 45th in 3:55.49 ... placed third at the NCAA west prelims (5/25) in the 1500 meters clocking in with a season-best time of 3:44.87 ... snared a fourth-place showing at the Big Ten championships (5/12) in the 800 meters in 1:51.25 after finishing second in the prelims (5/11) with a season-best time of 1:48.47 ... Finished runner up in the 1500 meters in 3:44.96at the Wisconsin Open (5/4) ... helped his team win the distance medley relay in 9:50.68 at the Sea Ray Relays (4/13)

2012 Indoor:
Second-team All-American as part of UW distance medley relay team that finished ninth in 9:51.25 at the NCAA championships (3/9) ... automatically qualified for the NCAA championships as member of DMR team that ran No. 2 time in UW history at 9:30.86 at the Alex Wilson Invitational (3/2) ... finished fifth in the 800 meters at the Big Ten championships (2/25) with a personal-best time of 1:48.90 ... finished second in the 800 meters with a time of 1:50.70 at the Frank Sevigne Invitational (2/4) ... placed seventh in the 600 meters with a time of 1:21.48 at the Red & White Open (2/17) ... at the Tyson Invitational (2/11), came in 11th in the 800 meters with a finishing time of 1:52.01

2012 Outdoor: Claimed second-team All-America honors with 11th-place finish in semifinals of 800 meters at NCAA championships (6/6), running personal-best 1:47.59 that ranks No. 3 all-time at UW ... took win in 800 meters at Mt. SAC Relays (4/20) in time of 1:47.68 ... placed second in the 800 meters at the American Milers Club (6/13) with a time of 1:48.30 ... won the 1500 meters at the USA Juniors (6/17) with a time of 3:46.50 ... qualified for NCAA championships by finishing ninth in the first round of the 800 meters and then placing eighth with a time of 1:48.32 in quarterfinal at NCAA West Preliminary Round (5/24-25) ... finished fourth in 800 meters at the Big Ten championships (5/13) in a time of 1:48.35 ... recorded a personal-best time of 3:40.87 to win his heat of 1500 meters at the Payton Jordan Cardinal Invitational (4/29) ... took the win in the 1500 meters with a time of 3:45.78 at the Stanford Invitational (4/6) ... finished sixth in the 400 meters with a personal-best time of 49.49 seconds and was a member of the 4x400-meter relay team that finished runner-up in a time of 3:18.68 at the Wisconsin Open (5/5)

High School
2011 Track & Field News All-American at 800 meters and mile ... 2011 Indiana Gatorade Athlete of the Year ... won 1500 meters at 2011 USA Junior Championships as a senior ... claimed 800 meters national title at 2011 New Balance Nationals, setting a meet record of 1:48.09 ... finished second in Jim Ryun Dream Mile as part of 2011 adidas Grand Prix (an IAAF Diamond League event), clocking time of 4:01.83 ... claimed wins in 1600 meters, 800 meters and 4x400 relay at the 2011 Indiana state championships, leading Center Grove to first state title ... set state records in the 1600 meters (4:03.00) and 800 meters (1:49.25) over course of 70 minutes at 2011 Indiana state meet ... finished sixth in 800 meters at 2010 New Balance Outdoor Nationals (1:50.61) ... high school coach: Howard Harrell

Personal
Parents are Tony and Susan ... has a brother, Dalton ... intended major is undeclared

Personal Bests
Indoor Outdoor
400 Meters 49.97 2-15-13 400 Meters 49.09 5-10-14
600 Meters 1:20.31 2-15-13 800 Meters 1:47.59 6-6-12
800 Meters 1:48.24 2-09-13 1500 Meters 3:40.16 5-4-14
Mile 3:57.93 3-09-13

First Team All-American (2)
2013 Indoor (1)
Mile: 3rd (3:57.93)

2013 Outdoor (1)
1500 Meters: 4th (3:50.84)

Second Team All-America Honors (2)

2012 - Indoor (1)
Distance Medley Relay: 9th (9:51.25)

2012 - Outdoor (1)
800 Meters: 11th (1:47.59)

All-Big Ten Honors (2)
2014 - Indoor (1)
800 Meters: 2nd (1:49.56)

2013 - Indoor (1)
800 Meters: 2nd (1:49.86)

At the NCAA Championships
2013 - Outdoor
1500 Meters: 7th-P (3:41.47), 4th (3:50.84)

2013 - Indoor
Mile: 6th-P (4:02.10), 3rd (3:57.93)

2012 - Indoor

Distance Medley Relay: 9th (9:51.25)

2012 - Outdoor
800 Meters: 11th-P (1:47.59)

At the NCAA Preliminary Round
2014 - West
1500 Meters: 16th (3:46.49)
1500 Meters: 8th (3:43.66)

2013 - West
1500 Meters: 3rd (3:44.87)
1500 Meters: 4th-P (3:48.75)

2012 - West
800 Meters: 8th (1:48.32)
800 Meters: 9th-P (1:49.76)

At the Big Ten Championships
2014 - Indoor
800 Meters: 2nd (1:49.56)
Distance Medley Relay: 2nd (9:46.46)

2014 - Outdoors
800 Meters: 2nd-P (1:50.19), 3rd (1:49.55)

2013 - Indoor
800 Meters: 3rd-P (1:50.50), 2nd (1:49.86)
Distance Medley Relay: 2nd (9:40.18)

2013 - Outdoor
800 Meters: 2rd-P (1:48.47), 4th (1:51.25)

2012 - Indoor
800 Meters: 5th (1:48.90)
800 Meters: 7th-P (1:49.78)

2012 - Outdoor
800 Meters: 4th (1:48.35)
800 Meters: 5th-P (1:48.35)

Other Notable Performances - Track
2014 American Milers Club
1500 Meters: 4th (3:41.06)

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