Eligibility (Indoor/Outdoor): Sophomore/Sohpomore
2014 Indoor:Took third in the 400 meters at the Red & White Open (2/21) with a time of 59.59 ... Helped the 4x400 relay team to a first-place finishat the Red & White Open (2/21) with a time of 3:55.86 ... helped the 4x400 relay team to a third-place finish at the Wisconsin Elite Invitational (1/25) after posting a time of 3:56.72 ... finished seventh in the 400 meters at the Wisconsin Elite Invitational (1/25) with a time of 1:00.92
Two-time state qualifier in the 200 meters and 4x400-meter relay ... qualified for the state championship in the 400 meters as a senior and the 100 meters as a sophomore ... two-time conference champion in the 4x400-meter relay, 100 meters and 200 meters ... conference champion in the 100 meters as a sophomore ... set school records in 100 meters, 200 meters, 400 meters, long jump and the 4x400-meter relay ... three-time Team MVP ... was team captain as a senior ... two-time letter winner in cross country
Parents are Mark and Linda Grassl ... has two older siblings, sister Amy (25) and brother Marcus (28) ... intends to major in food science
"I chose to transfer to Wisconsin mainly because of academics, but also because I got the opportunity to run track and field as a Badger."