Mike Wetzel
Mike Wetzel

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Green Bay, Wis.

High School:
Ashwaubenon

Event:
Sprints

05/31/2014

Penzenstadler Punches Ticket To Eugene On Final Day Of NCAA West Regional

Junior earns first trip to national outdoor meet

05/30/2014

Thirteen Ramblers Earn Track & Field Scholar-Athlete Honors

Seven men, six women recognized by conference

05/29/2014

Mike Wetzel Named To Capital One Academic All-District Team

Moves on to national ballot

05/27/2014

Track & Field Preparing For NCAA West Regional

Ramblers send nine to Fayetteville, Ark.

05/18/2014

Ramblers Sweep Men's Relay Titles On Final Day Of MVC Championships

Kevin Glastetter, Sam Penzenstadler each capture individual championships

2012-13: Bounced back from an injury riddled junior campaign to become a fixture for the Maroon & Gold...USTFCCCA All-Academic selection...Part of league champion 4x400m Relay team that broke the school record in the event at the Meyo Invitational with a time of 3:10.63...Finished third (48.29) in the 400m Dash Finals at the league meet as the men's side took home their first team title since 1980... Set a new school record (34.35) in the 300m Dash at the season-opening Laker Early Bird Invitational...Also moved to fifth all-time at Loyola (7.07) in the 60m Dash at the same event...Member of Loyola's league champion 4x400m Relay team during the outdoor season that set a new school record (3:07.76) at the NCAA West Regional...Part of the school-record breaking Sprint Medley Relay (3:17.41) that was victorious at the Florida Relays...Moved to fifth all-time in the 400m Dash after posting a time of 47.69 at the prestigious Mt. SAC Relays...Horizon League Honor Roll selection.

2011-12: Battled injuries the entire year ... Made only appearance at Redbird Invitational during the indoor season ... Posted time of 1:30.66 in the 600m. Did not compete during the outdoor season.

2010-11: Finished second in the 400m (48.13) and seventh in the 200m (22.48) at the Horizon League Indoor Championship ... Part of 4x400m relay team that posted third-fastest time in school history at the League meet (3:16.18) ... Posted personal-best time of 22.44 in the 200m prelims, a time that ranks seventh on Loyola's all-time list ... Ran personal-best 47.78 in the 400m at the Alex Wilson Invitational ... Clocked 7.24 time in the 60m dash at the Meyo Invite, also the seventh-fastest time in school history ... Also took second in the 400m (48.01) and seventh in the 200m (22.18) at the Horizon League Outdoor Championship ... Ran anchor leg on championship 4x400m relay team that clocked seventh-fastest time in school history (3:14.25) ... Recorded personal-best time of 21.98 in the 200m prelims at the League meet ... Cruised to 47.93 in the 400m at the Stan Lyons Invitational, good for fourth on Loyola's all-time list.

2009-10: Immediately established himself as one of Loyola's top sprinters ... Finished third in the 400m at the Horizon League Indoor Championship with a time of 50.36 ... Part of 4x400m relay team that posted time of 3:18.97 at the Meyo Invite ... Cracked Loyola's all-time top 10 in five different indoor events ... Ran a 1:06.24 in the 500m at Notre Dame to rank fourth on that list ... Ranks fifth on the 300m list (35.96, Meyo), ninth in the 200 (22.88, Iowa State) and 10th both on the 60m (7.34, Milwaukee) and the 400m (49.22, Iowa State) ... Finished fourth in the 400m at the Horizon League Outdoor Championship with time of 47.98, a mark that ranks fourth all-time at Loyola ... Posted season-best times of 11.26 in the 100m at the Georgia Tech Invite and 22.53 in the 200m at Indiana.

High School: State champion in the 400m in 2009...won four state championships medals...three-time state qualifier in eight events...holds the Fox River Classic Conference record in the 400m (49.60) and the 4x400m relay (3:24.97)...ran at the Midwest Senior Spotlight All-Star Meet...holds the school record for the 400m.

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Wetzel's Collegiate Bests
Event Time Meet Date
200m (O)21.79Dr. Keeler Invitational2013
400m (O)47.69Mt. SAC Relays2013