Carson Meinholz
Carson  Meinholz


Burlington, Wis.

High School:
Catholic Central




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Personal Bests (as of June 2015):

60: 7.20 seconds
: 22.70 seconds
300: 36.88 seconds
400: 50.81 seconds

: 11.30 seconds
: 22.78 seconds
400: 51.32 seconds

BIG EAST All-Academic Team

Indoor (So.):
 Enjoyed a solid sophomore indoor campaign as he set new personal-bests in each the 60-, 200- and 300-meter dashes ... At the BIG EAST Indoor Championships, finished ninth in the 60-meter dash with a time of 7.21 seconds (0.01 off a personal-best) and set a personal-best in the 200-meter dash to finish 11th in a time of 22.70 seconds ... Helped the 4x400-meter relay team to a first place finish at the John Tierney Triangular (Jan. 23) in a time of 3:26.81.
Outdoor (So.): Competed in three events at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships, taking seventh in the 100-meter dash with a personal-best time of 11.30 seconds, finishing seventh in the 200-meter dash with a wind-aided time of 22.58 seconds and helping the 4x100-meter relay squad to a fourth place finish with a time of 42.31 seconds.

Indoor (Fr.): Competed in the 200, 300 and 400 meter races during the 2013-14 indoor season...Finished in 17th place with a time of 23.73 in the 200 at the Wisconsin Elite Invitational (Jan. 25)...Ran a personal best with a time of 37.34 seconds for a seventh-place finish in the 300 at the UWM Triangular (Jan. 17)... Finished in eighth place twice in the 400 at the Wisconsin Elite Invitational (Jan. 25) with a time of 51.72 and the UNI Jennett Invitational (Feb. 1) with a time of 51.50...Ran a personal best with a time of 50.81 in the 400 for a 12th place finish at the Notre Dame Blue & Gold Invitational (Dec. 6) ... Placed 11th in the 400 as MU's lone entry at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships (Feb. 21) with a time of 52.42 seconds.
Outdoor (Fr.): Ran the 100, 200 and 400 meters in the 2014 outdoor campaign...Notched an 11.30 in the 100 meters for a personal best and 15th place finish at the Lee Calhoun Invitational (Apr. 12)...Finished in 11th place with a personal best at 22.78 seconds in the 200 at the BIG EAST OutdoorChampionships (May 10)...At the GVSU Viking Classic (Apr. 25), ran a 23.19 in the 200 for a seventh place-finish...Earned a best time in the 400 at the USF Invitational (Mar. 14) with a personal best of 51.54.

High School: Meinholz earned four letters in track and field at Burlington Catholic Central High School ... Was a three-time state qualifier in the boys 400-meter dash and placed fourth at the state meet in both 2012 and 2013 as a junior and senior ... Held a personal best in the 400 meters of 49.89 seconds at Catholic Central, which he recorded as a junior at the state meet ... Earned second team all-county honors in 2012 and 2013 in the 400 ... Also notched PRs of 22.24 seconds in the 200 and 11.08 seconds in the 100 during his high school career ... Was a member of the division 3 state championship 4x400-meter relay team as a freshman in 2010 ... Also helped the 4x400 relay to a third-place state finish as a senior in 2013 ... Earned four letters in football during high school career as a wide receiver, cornerback and all-conference quarterback ... Football team captain as a senior in 2012.

Personal: Meinholz was born in West Allis, Wis., and is the second oldest of four children to Mark and Ellen Meinholz ... Plans to major in business.

Championships History:

BIG EAST Indoor Championships
60-meter dash: 9th (7.20 seconds)
200-meter dash: 11th (22.70 seconds)
400-meter dash: 11th (52.42 seconds)
4x400-meter relay: 6th (3:26.67; lead leg w/Bell, Franz, Rice)
Distance medley relay: 7th (10:12.41; second leg w/Zambrano, Shields, Hennessy)

BIG EAST Outdoor Championships
100-meter dash: 7th (11.33 seconds; prelim-11.30)
200-meter dash: 7th (22.58 seconds)
4x100-meter relay: 4th (42.31 seconds; third leg w/ Bell, Dash, Word)
200-meter dash: 11th (22.78 seconds)
4x100-meter relay: 4th (43.49 seconds; anchorleg w/ Lawrence, Bell, Saindon)
4x400-meter relay: 6th (3:24.60; second leg w/ Lawrence, Sajdak, Corr)