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Elizabeth Wendt
Elizabeth Wendt

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Hubertus, Wis.

High School:
Germantown

Event:
Middle Distance

Elizabeth Wendt Photo Gallery

Wendt's Cross Country Bio

Eligibility (Indoor/Outdoor): Sophomore/Junior

At Wisconsin
Notables
• 2014 NCAA West Preliminary Round qualifier (800 meters)

2014 Outdoor:
Finished 38th in the 800 meters in 2:11.25 at the NCAA West Preliminary Round (5/28) ... placed 12th in the 800 meters at the Big Ten championships (5/17) with a career-best time of 2:09.01 ... finished eighth in the invite section of the 800 meters at the Beach Invite (4/19) with a time of 2:09.17 ... took second in the 800 meters at the Bryan Clay Invite (4/18) with a time of 2:10.08 ... helped the distance medley relay team to a third-place finish at the Floriday Relays (4/4-5) with a time of 11:36.39 ... placed 20th in the 800 meters at the Florida Relays (4/4-5) with a time of 2:09.81

2014 Indoor:
Helped the distance medley relay team to a fifth-place finish at the Big Ten Championships (3/1) with a time of 11:25.88 ... placed seventh in the 800 meters at the Bill Bergan Invitational (2/1) with a time of 2:09.99 ... placed third in the 800 meters at the Wisconsin Dual (1/18) with a time of 2:11.89

2013 Outdoor: Ran to a 16th-place finish at the Big Ten championships (5/11) in the preliminary round of the 800 meters with a time of 2:10.61 ... finished fourth in the 800 meters at the Sea Ray Relays (4/12) with a time of 2:11.23 ... placed seventh in the 800 meters at the San Francisco State Distance Carnival (3/29) with a time of 2:15.82

2013 Indoor:
Was a member of the distance medley relay that placed ninth at the Big Ten Championships (2/22) with a time of 11:33.47... finished 20th in the 800 meters with a time of 2:13.75 at the Meyo Invitational (2/2) ... placed fifth in the 800 meters at the Bill Bergan Invitational (1/26) with a time of 2:14.47 and was a member of the 4x400 relay that finished fourth with a time of 3:54.76 ... won the 800 meters with a time of 2:14.79 at the Wisconsin Elite Invitational (1/19) and was a member of the 4x400 relay that finished fifth with a time of 3:99.60

2012 Outdoor: Ran a time of 2:13.22 to win the 800 meters at the Wisconsin Open (5/5) ... took 25th in the preliminary round of the 800 meters at the Big Ten championships (5/12) with a time of 2:13.93 ... placed 24th in the 1500 meters with a time of 4:48.25 at the SEC/Big Ten Challenge (3/23) ... took third at the Musco Twilight Invitational (4/21) in the 1500 meters, clocking in at 4:48.81

2012 Indoor: Redshirt season, competed unattached, placed 10th in the 1000 meters at the Badger Track Classic (1/14) with a time of 3:07.51 ... took seventh unattached in the 600 meters with a time of 1:40.24 at the Wisconsin Invitational (1/21) ... placed third in the 800 meters at the Red & White Open (2/17), clocking in at 2:20.48

2011 Indoor: Member of the winning distance medley relay team that took home first at the Badger track Classic (1/15) with a time of 12:07.78# ... placed sixth in the 800 meters with a time of 2:19.32# at the Illini Classic (1/22) ... finished sixth in the 800 meters at the Husker Invitational (2/5) with a time of 2:16.82 ... placed 12th in the 800 meters with a time of 2:16.80 at the Iowa State classic (2/12) ... placed 24th (2:20.15#) in the preliminaries of the 800 meters at the Big Ten Championships (2/26)

2011 Outdoor: Redshirt season

High School
Scored runner-up finishes in both the 800 meters and 4x800 relay at Wisconsin Division 1 state meet as a junior in 2009 ... finished third in 800 meters at state meet as a senior in 2010 ... also helped Germantown to fifth-place finish in 4x800 relay and sixth-place finish in the 4x400 relay at state as a senior ... finished fifth at 2009 state cross country meet ... Norht Shore Conference record-holder in the 800 meters and 4x400 relay ... named team MVP in cross country and track as both a junior and senior

Personal
Parents are David and Julie Wendt ... has an older brother, Phil ... intends to major in journalism

Why Wisconsin?
"I chose Wisconsin because of the campus, the people and the overall way I feel when I am here!"

Personal Bests
Indoor Outdoor
600 Meters 1:40.24 1-21-12 800 Meters 2:09.01 5-17-14
800 Meters 2:09.99 2-1-14 1500 Meters 4:48.25 3-23-12
1000 Meters 3:07.51 1-14-12

At the Big Ten Championships
2014- Outdoor
800 Meters: 12th (2:09.01)

2014- Indoor
Distance Medley Relay: 5th (11:25.88)

2013 - Outdoor
800 Meters: 16th-P (2:10.61)

2013 - Indoor
Distance Medley Relay: 9th (11:33.47)

2012 - Outdoor
800 Meters: 25th-P (2:13.93)

2011 - Indoor
800 Meters: 24th-P (2:20.15#)

ON WISCONSIN
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