Nate Larkin
Nate Larkin

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Glen Ellyn, Ill.

High School:
Glenbard West

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 195

Event:
Hurdles

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Eligibility (Indoor/Outdoor): Senior/Senior

Notables
2009 NCAA indoor qualifier (60-meter hurdles) ... 2009 NCAA outdoor qualifier (110-meter hurdles) ... Three-time NCAA regional qualifier in the 110 hurdles ... 2009 second-team All-Big Ten ... 2009 Big Ten Outstanding Sportsmanship Award recipient

2010 Indoor: Placed sixth in the 60-meter hurdles at the Iowa State Last Chance Meet (3/6) in a time of 7.98 ... finished second in the 60-meter hurdles at the Big Ten Indoor Championships in a time of 7.98 ... won the 60-meter hurdles at the Red & White Open (2/19) in 7.96 ... finished first in the 60-meter hurdles at the Wisconsin Elite Invite (1/30) by clocking a time of 8.00 ... won the 60-meter hurdles at the Badger Quad (1/16) in 8.02

2010 Outdoor: Finished 21st in the 110-meter hurdles (14.19) and 16th in the 4x100-meter relay (40.17) at the NCAA Preliminary Round (5/28-29) ... runner-up in the 110-meter hurdles (14.24) andwas a member of the winning 4x100-meter relay team (40.15) at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships ... won the 110-meter hurdles at the Musco Twilight Invitational (5/1) in a time of 14.23 and was a member of the winning 4x100-meter relay (40.33) ... finished fifth in the 110-meter hurdles (14.24) and was a member of the tenth-place 4x100-meter relay (41.42) at the Drake Relays (4/22-24) ... finished third in the 110-meter hurdles (14.06) and was part of the winning 4x100-meter relay (41.19)at the Long Beach Invitational (4/17) ... placed second in the 110-meter hurdles at the Mt. SAC Relays 94/16) in a time of 14.25 and was a member of the second-place 4x100-meter relay (41.12) ... finished 14th in the 110-meter hurdles at the Florida Relays (4/2) in a time of 14.41 ... finished tenth in the 100 meters (10.99) and second in the 110-meter hurdles (14.23) at the Florida State Relays (3/26-27) ... finished third in the 110-meter hurdles (14.30) and fifth in the 100 meters (11.05) at the Hurricane Invitational (3/20)

2009 Indoor: Finished 11th in the preliminaries at the NCAA championships (3/13) in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 7.89 ... clocked a 55-meter hurdles time of 7.28 at Karl Schlender Last Chance (3/6) that converts to NCAA provisional qualifying time of 7.81 seconds for 60-meter hurdles ... finished third at the Big Ten indoor championships (3/1) in the 60-meter hurdles in 7.97 ... ran a personal-best 7.87 in the 60-meter hurdles while winning the Wisconsin Badger Open (2/21) ... finished sixth and recorded a personal best in the 60-meter hurdles at the Iowa State Classic (2/14) in 7.91 ... finished first at the Wisconsin Elite Invite (1/31) in 7.93 ... won 60 hurdles at the Notre Dame Invitational (1/23) in 7.99 ... also claimed win at the Badger Track Classic (1/17) in 8.04

2009 Outdoor: Finished sixth in 110-meter hurdles at NCAA Mideast Regional (5/30) in personal-best 14.00 ... claimed runner-up honors in 110-meter hurdles at Big Ten championships (5/17) to earn All-Big Ten honors in 14.23 ... clocked a wind-aided time of 13.89 to claim third place in the 110-meter hurdles at the Drake Relays (4/25) ... helped Badgers claim Drake Relays title in the shuttle hurdle relay in 58.21 (4/25) ... finished 23rd in prelims of 110 hurdles at NCAA championships (6/11) ... ran a time of 14.03 to win 110 hurdles at Wisconsin Twilight (5/9) ... ran 14.11 to take second in the 110 hurdles at the Bryan Clay Invitational (4/17) ... surpassed the NCAA regional qualifying mark while placing third in the 110 hurdles at the Jim Click Shootout (4/4) in 14.12 to match his previous personal best ... won the 110-meter hurdles at the Wisconsin Open (5/2), finishing in 14.20

2008 Indoor: Finished ninth in the 60-meter hurdles at the Big Ten indoor meet in 8.13 ... won the hurdles at the Wisconsin Elite Invitational in 8.03 ... won the hurdles at the Badger Track Classic in 8.10 ... placed 11th in the hurdles at the ISU Classic in 8.12

2007: Placed sixth in the 110-meter high hurdles at the Big Ten outdoor championships, running a personal best and NCAA regional qualifying time of 14.26 ... finished 22nd in the hurdles at the regional in 14.70 ... won the high hurdles at the Wisconsin Twilight in 14.38 ... also placed third in the 400-meter hurdles at the Twilight, running a personal best of 53.76 ... won the 60-meter hurdles at the Badger Track Classic in a personal best time of 8.10 ... also a member of the winning 4x400-meter relay at the track classic in 3:22.86 ... member of the second-place shuttle hurdle relay at the Drake Relays in 58.83 ... placed second in the 400-meter hurdles at the simpson Invitational in 53.94

2006: Redshirt season ... won the 60-meter hurdles at the Badger Track Classic in 8.23 ... finished fifth in the hurdles at the Panther Open in 8.42 ... finished third in the 60-meter hurdles at the Wisconsin Elite Invitational in 8.21 ... placed sixth in the 400-meter hurdles (55.90) and seventh in the 110-meter hurdles (15.05) at the Wisconsin Twilight

High School
Finished first in the 110-meter high hurdles and second in the 400-meter hurdles at the 2005 USATF Junior Olympic regionals, qualifying for the national meet ... placed second in the 300-meter hurdles at state as a senior and fourth as a junior ... four-time all-conference in the 110-meter and 300-meter hurdles ... three-time all-sectional in the 110-meter and 300-meter hurdles ... Coaches: Hank Haake and Jim Arnold

Personal
Major is sociology ... parents are John and Alison Larkin ... father played football at the University of Kentucky ... has two brothers, John and Andrew, and one sister, Gretchen

Personal Bests
Indoor Outdoor
55 Hurdles 7.28 3-6-09 110 Hurdles 14.00 5-30-09
60 Hurdles 7.87 2-21-09 (wind-aided) 13.89 4-25-09
400 Hurdles 53.76 45-5-07

All-Region Honors (1)
2009 NCAA Mideast Regional (1)
110-Meter Hurdles: 6th place (14.00)

All-Big Ten Honors (3)
2010 - Indoor (1)
60-Meter Hurdles: 2nd (7.98)

2010 - Outdoor (1)
4x100-Meter Relay: 1st (40.15)

2009 - Outdoor (1)

110-Meter Hurdles: 2nd place (14.23)

Big Ten Outstanding Sportsmanship Award (1)
2009

Big Ten Sportsmanship Award (1)
2009 - Outdoor

At the NCAA Championships
2009 - Indoor
60-Meter Hurdles: 11th (7.89)

2009 - Outdoor
110-Meter Hurdles: 23rd (14.29)

At the NCAA Preliminary Round
2010 - Outdoor
110-Meter Hurdles: 20th-P (14.12)
110-Meter Hurdles: 21st (14.19)
4x100-Meter Relay: 16th-P (40.17)

At the NCAA Regional Championships
2009 Mideast Regional
110-Meter Hurdles: 6th (14.00)

2008 Mideast Regional
110-Meter Hurdles: 11th (14.15)

2007 Mideast Regional
110-Meter Hurdles: 22nd (14.70)

At the Big Ten Championships

2010 - Indoor
60-Meter Hurdles: 2nd (7.98)
60-Meter Hurdles: 2nd-P (7.99)

2010 - Outdoor (1)
110-Meter Hurdles: 3rd (14.41)
110-Meter Hurdles: 2nd (14.24)
4x100-Meter Relay: 4th-P (40.60)
4x100-Meter Relay: 1st (40.15)

2009 - Indoor

60-Meter Hurdles: 3rd (7.97)

2009 - Outdoor
110-Meter Hurdles: 2nd (14.23)
4x100-Meter Hurdles: 6th (41.28)

2008 - Indoor
60-Meter Hurdles: 9th (8.13)

2008 - Outdoor
110-Meter Hurdles: 3rd (14.04)
4x100-Meter Relay: 5th (41.27)

2007 - Indoor
60-Meter Hurdles: 6th (8.62)

2007 - Outdoor

110-Meter Hurdles: 6th (14.26)

Other Notable Performances
2009 Drake Relays
Shuttle Hurdle Relay: 1st place (58.21)

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