Track & Field

Peter Bolgert

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Sheboygan, Wis.

High School:
Lutheran

Event:
XC / Distance

Experience:
SR/SR

Peter Bolgert

06/25/2012

Bolgert Earns Student-Athlete of the Week

Bolgert is a first team Academic All-America

06/21/2012

Bolgert and Johnson Named Capital One Academic All-America®

Bolgert is a three-time Academic All-America selection

06/21/2012

Marquette Student-Athletes Continue Academic Success

APR places MU above national averages

05/31/2012

Bolgert and Johnson Repeat as Academic All-District

Pair advances to Academic All-America ballot

05/21/2012

Golden Eagles Well Represented In Graduation Festivities

Nearly 40 student-athletes join class of 2012

Personal Bests

Indoor
1,000: 2:29.51
Mile: 4:14.46
3,000: 8:46.57

Outdoor
800: 1:55.06
1,500: 3:49.58 (No. 6 all-time at MU)
Steeplechase: 8:54.76 (No. 2)
5,000: 14:53.93

2010-11:Captial One Academic All-America First Team ... Captial One Academic All-District V First Team ... Competed in the mile and the 3,000-meter run during the indoor season, setting a personal record in the 3,000 at the Meyo Invitational (Feb. 5) with a time of 8:46.57... Ran the lead leg in both the distance medley relay, which placed fifth with a time of 9:53.67, and the 4x800-meter relay (7:50.04) at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships ... Earned a redshirt during the outdoor campaign ...BIG EAST Academic All-Star.

2009-10: ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America Second Team ... Recorded the second-fastest steeplechase time in school history at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships with a time of 8:54.76 to finish fourth ... Placed 25th in the steeplechase at the West Preliminary Round of the NCAA Championships with a time of 9:05.01 ... Bolgert was also productive in the 800- and 1,500-meter runs in 2010 as he set PRs during the outdoor campaign of 1:55.06 in the 800 and 3:49.58 in the 1,500...During the weekend of April 15, Bolgert vaulted himself into the MU top-10 with a then personal-best time of 9:01.04 in the steeplechase at the Mt. SAC Relays and followed that up with the No. 6 time in MU history in the 1,500 meters (3:49.58) at the Beach Invitational on April 17...His time at the Beach Invite in the 1,500 is the top MU time this season in that event...Qualified for the BIG EAST Indoor Championships in the mile and helped the 4x800-meter relay squad record the seventh-fastest time in MU history at the meet

2008-09: Did not compete in indoor season...Finished second at the UWM vs MU Dual in the 800m with a time of 1:59.85...Finished third in the 1,500m with a season best 3:56.67 at the Wisconsin Twilight Meet...Finished the 3000m steeplechase with a personal best time of 9:11.22 finishing ninth at the BIG EAST Championships.

2007-08: During the outdoor season, finished sixth at the U.S. Junior Nationals in the steeplechase and the BIG EAST Championships... Finished first in the mile, with a time of 4:20.04 at the Notre Dame Blue and Gold Invitational...Recorded a personal best mark in the 3000m at the Badger Track Classic, finishing second with a time of 8:53.56...Earned a BIG EAST qualifying mark of 4:19.59 in the Mile at the Notre Dame Invitational...Ran a personal best and BIG EAST qualifying time of 2:29.51 in the 1000m, placing himself at tenth all time in the Marquette indoor records...Placed fifth in the Mile at the Indiana Relays with a personal best time of 4:18.14...Helped 4x800m team a earn second place finish at the Indiana Relays, running a time of 1:55.3 during his leg...At the BIG EAST Conference Indoor Championships, helped both the Distance Medley Relay and 4x800m teams earn eighth place finishes.

High School:Bolgert was a four-time letterwinner in both cross country and track and field at Sheboygan Area Lutheran High School... Was a finalist for the Wiscons in High School Heisman Award... The Sheboygan Area Cross Country Runner of the Year in 2006 and the Sheboygan County Track and Field Runner of the Year in 2007... Led Sheboygan Lutheran to state championships in cross country in 2004, 2005, and 2006 and track and field runner-up finishes in 2006 and 2007... Owns school record in 4x800 relay (7:57) as well as 1,600m.

Personal: Bolgert was born on June 10, 1989 as the second oldest of three children to James and Kathryn Bolgert... Has two sisters, Mary and Anne... Bolgert holds a near perfect GPA with mathematics and physics majors.

Championships History

West Preliminary Round of the NCAA Championships
2010-
Steeplechase:
25th (9:05.01)

BIG EAST Indoor Championships

2010-
3,200-meter relay: 7th (7:41.24) (second leg w/Johnson, McCarthy and Ross)
DMR: 10th (10:00.81) (lead leg w/Winter, Ross and Senefeld)

BIG EAST Outdoor Championships
2010-
Steeplechase: 4th (8:54.76)
3,200-meter relay: 11th (lead leg w/Winter, Hackett and Johnson)
2009-
Steeplechase: 9th (9:11.22)
2008-
Steeplechase: 6th (9:15.45)

GoMarquette.com Student-Athlete of the Week

June 28, 2010

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