Winter leads the way with a third-place finish
MU men placed 12th, women 13th at BIG EAST
MU men in ninth, women 11th at Rutgers
MU will compete Friday-Sunday at Rutgers
Koeck and Schuh with huge PRs in Illinois
Spencer Agnew's PR of 4:10.39 in the mile and Molly Hanson's Marquette freshman record of 4:48.79 in the mile were MU's Track & Field Performances of the Week on March 2, 2013 at the Alex Wilson Invitational at Notre Dame.
Molly Hanson's mile time of 4:52.12 and Kyle Winter's school record 600m time of 1:19.07 at the GVSU Big Meet on Feb. 8, 2013 were the Marquette Track & Field Performances of the Week in MU's final BIG EAST Indoor tune-up.
Assistant Coach Mike Nelson on Hanson:
High School: Hanson earned four letters in both cross country and track and field at Dodgeville High School ... Elected team captain of cross country and track and field her senior year ... Was individual state cross country champion and first team all-state selection as a senior ... 2011 Wisconsin Cross Country Coaches Association District 5 Runner of the Year ... Helped Dodgeville to two state cross country championships as a junior and senior, while also recording four conference and three sectional titles ... Was the WIAA Division 2 state runner-up in the 800 meters as a sophomore ... Holds personal-best marks of 2:12 in the 800, 59.64 seconds in the 400, and 14:23 in the 4K.
Personal: Hanson was born in Dodgeville, Wis., to Joe and Ann Hanson ... Her father ran track and cross country for the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, and her mother at the University of Wisconsin-Madison... She has two siblings, Mary and Michaela ... Michaela ran track and cross country for Marquette and was an All-American 1,500-meter runner and also holds the MU record in that event ... Plans to major in journalism.