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Zach Beth
Zach Beth

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Silver Lake Wis.

High School:
Wilmot

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 160

Event:
Middle Distance

Zach Beth Photo Gallery

Eligibility (Indoor/Outdoor): Senior/Senior

Notables
• All-American at 800 meters (8th, 2011 NCAA Indoor Championships)
• 2009 NCAA Outdoor Championships qualifier (800 meters)
• 2009 NCAA Mideast Regional runner-up at 800 meters
• 2009 NCAA Indoor Championships qualifier (800 meters)

At Wisconsin
2011 Indoor:
Earned All-America honors in the 800 meters at the NCAA championships (3/12) with an eighth-place finish in 1:50.42 ... placed third in the 600 meters at the Big Ten championships (2/27) in a personal-best 1:17.53 ... finished third in the 800 meters at the Iowa State Qualifier (3/5) in a personal-best 1:47.71 to earn an automatic NCAA championships bid ... finished second in the 600 meters at the Wisconsin Elite Invitational (1/29) at 1:18.53 ... had a second-place finish in the 800 meters at the GaREAT Invitational (2/5)

2011 Outdoor: Placed ninth in the 800 meters at the Big Ten championships (5/15), running a time of 1:50.10 ... finished 13th in the 1,500 meters at the Florida Relays (4/1) crossing the line in 3:50.41 ... earned a second-place finish in the 800 meters at the Mt. SAC Relays (4/16), finishing in 1:48.91

2010 Indoor: Finished 14th at the Alex Wilson Invitational (3/6) in a provisional NCAA-qualifying time of 1:49.76 ... finished third in the 600 meters with a time of 1:18.22 at the Big Ten championships ... took first place and ran a school-record time of 2:22.39 in the 1,000 meters at the Meyo Invitational (2/5) ... won the 800 meters with an NCAA provisional-qualifying time of 1:50.52 at the Wisconsin Elite Invitational (1/30) ... won the mile at the Badger Quad (1/16) in 4:12.90

2010 Outdoor: Finished 28th in the preliminary round of the 800 meters (1:50.00) at the NCAA Preliminary Round (5/27) ... runner-up in the 800 meters at the Big Ten championships with a time of 1:49.15 ... member of the winning distance medley relay, which set a school-record at the Drake Relays (4/24) with a time of 9:32.84 ... finished sixth in his section of the 800 meters in a time of 1:50.15 at the Payton Jordan Cardinal Invitational (5/1) ... won the 1,500 meters at the Gateway Classic (4/17) in a time of 3:56.63

2009 Indoor: Took 11th in the preliminaries at the NCAA championships (3/13) in the 800 meters, finishing in 1:50.05 ... ran 1:48.89 to provisionally qualify for the NCAA meet and win the mile at the Alex Wilson Invitational (3/7) ... finished seventh at the Big Ten championships (3/1) in the 800 meters in 1:52.50 ... won the 800 meters at the Notre Dame Invitational (1/23) with a time of 1:50.71 ... won the mile at the Badger Track Classic (1/17) in 4:15.48 ... took second at the Wisconsin Elite Invitational (1/31) in the 600 meters, finishing in 1:19.84

2009 Outdoor:
Runner-up in the 800 meters at NCAA Mideast Regional (5/30), earning all-region honors with time of 1:48.98 ... ran personal-best time of 1:48.57 in prelims of the 800 meters at the NCAA championships (6/10) ... finished fifth in the 800 at the Big Ten championships (5/17) ... anchored Badgers to win in 4x800-meter relay at the Drake Relays (4/24), clocking a 7:21.10 ... ran 800-meter leg of UW's third-place effort in the distance medley relay at the Drake Relays (4/25) ... finished third in the 1,500 meters at the Jim Click Shootout in 3:53.23

2008 Indoor: Placed fourth in the 800 meters at the Big Ten championships in 1:53.56 ... ran a time of 1:50.93 to place fifth in the 800 meters at the Alex Wilson Invitational ... won the 600 meters at the Badger Open in 1:20.32 ... also won the 600 meters at the Panther Open (1:20.94) and Badger Track Classic (1:21.86)

2008 Outdoor: Placed third in the 800 meters at the Big Ten championships with a time of 1:51.68 ... member of the 4x800-meter relay champion team at the Clemson Relays, finishing in 7:48.53

2007: Redshirt season ... placed fourth in the 600 meters at the Badger Open in 1;21.58 ... placed second in the 800 meeters at the Wisconsin Elite Invitational in 1:58.11 ... finished fifth in the 800 meters at the Wisconsin Twilight in 1:51.77 ... placed 10th in the 800 meters at the Iowa Twilight in 1:53.36

High School
Six-time team most valuable performer for track and cross country ... four-time all-conference runner in track and cross country ... finished second at the 2005 state meet in the 800 meters

Personal
Major is zoology ... parents are Jon and Julie Beth ... has three sisters, Allison, Emily and Margaret ... volunteers as a youth soccer and basketball coach

Personal Bests
Indoor Outdoor
600 Meters 1:17.53 2-27-11 800 Meters 1:48.57 6-10-09
800 Meters 1:47.71 3-5-11 1500 Meters 3:50.41 4-1-11
1000 Meters 2:22.39 2-5-10
Mile 4:12.90 1-30-10

All-America Honors (1)
2011 - Indoor (1)
800 Meters: 8th (1:50.42)

All-Region Honors (1)
2009 (1)

800 Meters: 2nd (1:48.98)

All-Big Ten Honors (1)
2010 - Outdoor (1)
800 Meters: 2nd (1:49.15)

At the NCAA Championships
2011 -Indoor
800 Meters: 8th (1:50.42)

2009 - Indoor
800 Meters: 11th (1:50.05)

2009 - Outdoor
800 Meters: 16th (1:48.57)

At the NCAA Preliminary Round
2010 - West
800 Meters: 28th-P (1:50.00)

At the NCAA Regional Championships
2009 Mideast Regional
800 Meters: 2nd (1:48.98)

At the Big Ten Championships
2011 - Indoor
600 Meters: 3rd (1:17.53)
600 Meters: 3rd-P (1:18.70)

2011 - Outdoor
800 Meters: 9th (1:50.10)
800 Meters: 9th-P (1:50.04)

2010 - Indoor
600 Meters: 3rd (1:18.22)
600 Meters: 1st-P (1:18.66)

2010 - Outdoor
800 Meters: 2nd (1:49.15)
800 Meters: 2nd-P (1:49.80)

2009 - Indoor

800 Meters: 7th (1:52.50)

2009 - Outdoor
800 Meters: 5th (1:51.11)

2008 - Indoor
800 Meters: 4th (1:53.56)

2008 - Outdoor
800 Meters: 7th (1:51.37)

Other Notable Performances
2011 Drake Relays
Distance Medley Relay: 2nd (9:38.39)

2011 Drake Relays
4x800 Relay: 5th (7:29.02)

2011 Mt. SAC Relays
800 Meters: 2nd (1:48.91)

2011 Florida Relays
Distance Medley Relay: 1st (9:48.35)

2010 Drake Relays
Distance Medley Relay: 1st (9:32.84)

2009 Drake Relays
4x800 Relay: 1st (7:21.10) - anchor leg

2008 Clemson Relays
4x800 Relay: 1st (7:48.53)

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