William Koeck and Elisia Meyle were able to notch notable breakthrough performances at the Oliver Nikoloff Invitational in Cincinnati, Ohio to earn Marquette's Track and Field Performances of the Week for March 30.
2011-12: Men's Outstanding Freshman Indoor (Fr.): Koeck competed in the weight throw during the outdoor season... Threw a personal-best of 57-01.00 (17.40) at the Hoosier Hills Invite (Feb. 10) which set a freshman record and ranked seventh in all time... Second silver at the Milwaukee Dual (Jan. 20) throwing 54-02.50 (16.52)... Fouled out at the BIG EAST championship (Feb. 18)...2012 Indoor Performance List. Outdoor (Fr.): Koeck competed in three events during the outdoor season focusing on the discus and hammer throw... First in the discus at the Marquette Invitational (Apr. 28) with a mark of 144-01 (43.91)... Personal-best in the discus at the Lee Calhoun Invitational, achieving a 145-10 (44.46) and seventh place finish... Competed in the hammer throw at the Milwaukee Invitational (Apr. 28) finishing second with a throw of 172-06 (52.57)... Notched a personal- best at the Lee Clahoun Invite (Apr. 13) with a throw of 179-07 (54.73), which also is the eighth best throw of all time... Competed in the javelin at the Milwaukee Dual (Apr. 5) and earned a personal-best 112-02 (34.19)...2012 Outdoor Performance List.
Personal: Koeck is the youngest of four children to Chuck and Mary Koeck ... Sister, Kathryn, is a thrower on the Marquette women's squad ... Born in Fond du Lac, Wis.
BIG EAST Indoor Championship 2012- Weight: N/A (Foul)
BIG EAST Outdoor Championship 2012- Hammer: 13th (165-02/50.34 meters)