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Grace Meurer
Grace Meurer

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Fond du Lac, Wis.

High School:
Saint Mary's Spring

Height:
5-3

Meurer's Track and Field Bio

At Wisconsin
2014: Finished 223rd overall and seventh for UW at the NCAA Championship (11/22) in 22:13.1 (6k) ... Placed 49th overall and seventh for UW at the Big Ten Championship (11/2) in 21:21.4 (6k) ... Finished 181st overall and seventh for the Badgers at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational (10/17) in 21:52 (6k) ... Placed 74th overall and eighth for the Badgers at the Greater Louisville Classic (10/4) in 18:11.93 (5k) ...Finished 16th overall and fifth for the Badgers at the Big Ten Preview (9/20) in 21:56.02 (6k) to help UW to a second place team finish ... Placed ninth overall and fifth for Wisconsin at the Badger Opener (9/5) in 14:22 (4k) to help UW to a team title

2013:
Finished the UW-Oshkosh Open (10/25) in 22:20 (6K), good for a sixth place-finish overall and a sixth-place finish for the Badgers ... finished sixth overall and fifth for the Badgers at the Titan Invite (10/4), finishing with a time of 19:20.7 (5K) ... finished fourth overall and first for the Badgers at the Warhawk Invitational (9/14) by clocking in with a time of 23:01 (6K) ... finished 22nd for the Badgers and 64th overall at the Badger Opner (9/6) by posting a time of 15:41 (4K)

2012: Placed eighth for the Badgers and 10th overall at the Oshkosh Open (10/19), finishing in a time of 23:38.66 (6k) ... placed 21st at season-opening Badger Opener (9/7), finishing in a time of 18:41 (5K) ... finished 18th with a time of 24:04 (6k) at the Warhawk Invitational (9/15)

High School
Three-time first-team all-conference in cross country ... in track, earned first-team all-conference honors in 3200 meters and 4x800-meter relay as a senior ... also earned second-team all-conference laurels in the 1600 meters ... part of team that holds Wisconsin Division 3 state record in 4x800-meter relay ... also participated in synchronized figure skating and was 2011 national champion ... honor roll student

Personal
Parents are Andrea and David Meurer ... has three siblings, older sister Natalie, twin sister Elaina and younger brother Henry ... Elaina runs cross country and track for UW-Eau Claire ... participates in Big Brothers Big Sisters

Why Wisconsin?
"A combination of great athletics, strong academics and a competitive setting. "

Personal Bests
Cross Country Outdoor
4 Kilometers 14:22 9-05-14 800 Meters 2:38.50 High School
5 Kilometers 18:11.93 10-4-14 1600 Meters 5:27 High School
6 Kilometers 21:21.4 11-2-14 3000 Meters 10:06.69 5-10-14
5000 Meters 17:48.73 4-6-14

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