Head Coach Bert Rogers on Norland:
High School: Norland ran cross country and track for just one year as a senior at Spirit Lake High School in 2012-13 ... Finished fourth in the boys 1,600-meter run at the Iowa 3A state meet as a senior with a time of 4:21.31 ... Helped 4x800-meter relay to a third-place finish at the state meet in 2013 ... The Indians captured a district track and field championship in 2013 ... Held an 800-meter run personal-best time of 1:56.89 ... Also earned three varsity letters in wrestling during high school career.
Personal: Norland was born in Spirit Lake, Iowa and is the oldest of two children to Kelly and Denise Norland ... Has a younger brother, Luke ... Plans to major in biology.