MU has final tune-up for BIG EAST Championships
Track and field to compete Thursday-Sunday
Koeck topped MU record by over a meter
MU resumes action Saturday at 11 a.m.
Competition begins at 11 a.m.
Track & Field Personal Bests (as of June 2013)
High School: Schweikert earned four letters in track and field and three letters in cross country at Palatine High School ... Served as team captain in both sports as a senior ... Team MVP as a senior ... Captured a conference title in the outdoor 400-meter dash as a senior and placed sixth at the IHSA Girls Class 3A State Meet ... Earned all-state honors twice in the 400-meter dash and once in the 4x400-meter relay ... Helped Pirates capture four team indoor conference titles and three outdoor championships ... Team captured a state title in cross country during her sophomore year and a runner-up finish in outdoor track and field ... Holds all four individual season records (freshman-senior years) for the indoor 200-meter dash ... High school personal bests include 25.8 seconds in the indoor 200 ... Holds an outdoor PR of 25.1 seconds in the 200 ... Was a national qualifier and took second place at the Nike Cross Country Regionals as a sophomore ... Also earned three letters in basketball ... Palatine High School Athlete of the Year as a senior.
Personal: Schweikert was born in Palatine, Ill., and is the youngest of three children to Paul and Ruth Schweikert... Has two older brothers, Joe and Dan ... Majors in middle/secondary education.
BIG EAST Indoor Championships