Outdoor National Accolades

NCAA Division III Champion
Name Event Performance Year  
Nick Baatz Shot Put 58-11 1/4 2013  
Tony Baker Discus 165-8 2009  
Kevin Deering Decathlon 7,104 2005  
Pete Delzer Hammer Throw 210-2 2012  
Matt Groose 800-Meter Run 1:50.16 2001  
    1:50.05 2002  
Max Harn 800-Meter Run 1:49.30 1985  
Chris Jensen Discus 180-3 2003  
Willy Kaul 10,000-Meter Run 30:54.56 2009  
Shannon King Triple Jump 50-0 1/2 2000  
John LeRoy 3,000-Meter Steeplechase 9:00.18 2004  
Dave McLaren Shot Put 57-4 3/4 1994  
Abe Mendoza 3,000-Meter Steeplechase 9:01.06 1999  
    8:55.09 2000  
Mike Neumann Discus 176-0 1989  
    171-0 1990  
Jamie Pollard 5,000-Meter Run 14:31.20 1987  
Scott Steuernagel 3,000-Meter Steeplechase 8:55.46 1992  
McKena Ramos 1,500-Meter Run 3:47.83 2014  
NCAA Division III All-America • Individual Event
Name Event Place Performance Year
Naji Allan 100-Meter Dash Sixth 10.71 2014
  200-Meter Dash Sixth 22.44 2016
Nick Baatz Discus Fifth 168-2 2011
    Sixth 171-8 2012
    Fifth 174-8 2013
  Shot Put Fourth 56-6 2011
    Third 59-2 3/4 2012
    Champion 58-11 1/4 2013
Quentin Badger 200-Meter Dash Eighth 22.82 2011
Zachary Baehman Shot Put Fourth 55-2 1/4 2015
Tony Baker Discus Champion 165-8 2009
    Third 169-2 2011
  Hammer Throw Fifth 176-1 2009
  Shot Put Seventh 55-2 1/4 2011
Nick Boehlke 10,000-Meter Run Seventh 31:02.16 2006
Jeremy Brandt Shot Put Eighth 53-11 2013
    Eighth 53-6 1/2 2014
Jordan Carpenter 3,000-Meter Steeplechase Eighth 9:09.70 2014
    Second 9:13.70 2016
Don Carper 800-Meter Run Seventh 1:52.50 1990
Kevin Deering Decathlon Second 6,655 2003
    Champion 7,104 2005
Pete Delzer Shot Put Fifth 54-2 3/4 2010
    Sixth 56-1 3/4 2012
    Third 58-2 1/2 2013
  Hammer Throw Champion 210-2 2012
    Second 201-8 2013
  Discus Eighth 159-10 2011
John Dewitt 10,000-Meter Run Fifth 30:05.89 2013
Jacob Gabrilska Hammer Throw Fourth 182-2 2007
Matt Groose 800-Meter Run Champion 1:50.16 2001
    Champion 1:50.05 2002
    Second 1:50.13 2003
  1,500-Meter Run Eighth 3:54.96 2000
Steve Hable Pole Vault Fifth 15-1 3/4 1986
Max Harn 800-Meter Run Champion 1:49.30 1985
    Second 1:51.14 1986
  1,500-Meter Run Third 3:47.88 1983
    Sixth 3:50.16 1984
Brandon Houle Hammer Throw Sixth 182-1 2005
    Fifth 184-8 2006
  Shot Put Third 58-2 1/2 2005
    Third 57-7 2006
Mike James 3,000-Meter Steeplechase Seventh 9:07.52 1993
    Sixth 9:10.14 1994
Chris Jensen Discus Third 166-3 2002
    Champion 180-3 2003
    Sixth 168-0 2004
Zach Johnson Pole Vault Sixth 15-11 1/4 2006
    Third 15-9 1/4 2007
Willy Kaul 5,000-Meter Run Fourth 14:46.38 2009
  10,000-Meter Run Fourth 30:46.29 2006
    Fifth 31:03.85 2007
    Third 30:35.59 2008
    Champion 30:54.56 2009
Joe Kelsey 800-Meter Run Seventh 1:51.86 1999
Shannon King High Jump Second 7-0 1/2 2000
  Triple Jump Champion 50-0 1/2 2000
Donald Klitz Triple Jump Fourth 49-9 2013
  High Jump Seventh 6-8 2013
Sean Kutz 5,000-Meter Run Seventh 14:32.54 2014
Dave Lambert 5,000-Meter Run Seventh 14:51.93 1989
    Second 14:34.68 1990
  10,000-Meter Run Sixth 30:25.78 1992
Tom Lambert Discus Fourth 160-7 1994
    Third 156-10 1995
Roberto Lara 1,500-Meter Run Eighth 3:51.12 2016
John LeRoy 3,000-Meter Steeplechase Champion 9:00.18 2004
  5,000-Meter Run Eighth 15:00.56 2004
Kevin Loken Shot Put Seventh 52-3 3/4 1992
Ben Ludtke Hammer Throw Second 199-5 2012
Tom Maxson 10,000-Meter Run Second 30:14.78 1982
John McCann High Jump Fifth 6-9 2013
Eamon McKenna 5,000-Meter Run Eighth 14:37.13 2003
  10,000-Meter Run Sixth 30:41.82 2003
Dave McLaren Shot Put Champion 57-4 3/4 1994
Abe Mendoza 3,000-Meter Steeplechase Fifth 9:10.64 1998
    Champion 9:01.06 1999
    Champion 8:55.09 2000
Steve Merline 1,500-Meter Run Fourth 3:50.12 1981
Scott Michel 400-Meter Run Fifth 47.65 2007
Aaron Nett Decathlon Eighth 6,291 1999
Mike Neumann Discus Seventh 160-11 1987
    Third 170-2 1988
    Champion 176-0 1989
    Champion 171-0 1990
  Shot Put Eighth 51-0 1990
Bill Niederberger 10,000-Meter Run Third 30:38.84 1987
Steve Nowak Decathlon Seventh 6,488 2004
    Seventh 6,638 2007
Brad Olson 800-Meter Run Fifth 1:52.28 1989
    Third 1:50.93 1990
    Fourth 1:50.96 1991
Jamie Pollard 5,000-Meter Run Champion 14:31.20 1987
Courtney Powell 100-Meter Dash Third 10.62 1999
    Fifth 10.81 2000
Ryan Powers 400-Meter Dash Eighth 47.73 2017
Steve Pratt Hammer Throw Eighth 174-11 2004
    Fifth 185-5 2005
Lewis Prior Discus Fifth 168-10 2010
    Sixth 174-3 2013
Phil Prusinski Hammer Throw Third 182-0 2008
McKena Ramos 1,500-Meter Run Champion 3:47.83 2014
  800-Meter Run Seventh 1:53.58 2014
Travis Rogers Decathlon Eighth 6,370 1998
Tom Roszak High Jump Eighth 6-8 2005
Bill Rotta Shot Put Sixth 51-9 3/4 1991
Steve Sharp 10,000-Meter Run Seventh 31:32.75 1988
Wes Shaughnessy 1,500-Meter Run Fourth 3:54.42 2001
James Simms Triple Jump Third 48-7 1/4 2008
    Fifth 49-0 3/4 2009
    Eighth 47-11 3/4 2010
Scott Steuernagel 10,000-Meter Run Third 31:55.55 1989
  3,000-Meter Steeplechase Second 9:01.57 1990
    Champion 8:55.46 1992
Neil Taylor 100-Meter Dash Second 10.76 1984
  200-Meter Dash Second 21.67 1984
Matt Thull 5,000-Meter Run Sixth 14:45.70 1995
    Sixth 14:43.73 1996
    Second 14:39.79 1997
  10,000-Meter Run Sixth 31:03.31 1996
    Second 30:32.61 1997
Danny Trimner 400-Meter Hurdles Fifth 57.21 2017
Jon Wagner Pole Vault Seventh 15-7 2002
    Third 16-0 3/4 2003
Eric Walton 100-Meter Dash Fifth 10.91 2004
Ron Welhoefer 10,000-Meter Run Second 30:16.56 1990
Corey Wilch 400-Meter Hurdles Fourth 51.66 2012
    Eighth 55.61 2013
    Fourth 52.10 2014
Kris Williams Javelin Seventh 197-2 1991
Ben Zill 400-Meter Hurdles Fourth 51.94 2008
    Second 52.07 2009
    Second 51.46 2010
Jon Zweiger 110-Meter Hurdles Fifth 14.86 2003
  Decathlon Seventh 6,378 2003
NCAA Division III All-America • Relay Event
Event Names Place Performance Year
400 Meter Bryan Myers, Dan O'Hearn,
Jerry Turner, Neil Taylor
Third 42.07 1984
  Ryan Dahmen, Jermaine Lewis,
Greg Matzek, Courtney Powell
Third 41.32 1999
  Ryan Dahmen, Jeff Ehrike,
Dan Kelm, Brian Pludeman
Seventh 41.63 2003
  Chad Churchill, A.J. Hollanquest,
Dean Jensen, Brent Jude
Fourth 41.19 2009
  John Cejka, Chad Churchill,
Alex DeWitt, Brent Jude
Fifth 41.43 2010
  Naji Allan, Quentin Badger,
Ryan Sprenger, Reid Zanoya
Seventh 41.21 2013
  Naji Allan, Kallen Bentz,
Christian Lopez, Ryan Powers 
Sixth 41.21 2016
1,600 Meter Todd Resler, Ken Ramirez,
Neil Taylor, Dan O'Hearn
Second 3:12.80 1984
  Don Carper, Jeff Herman,
John Jackson, Brad Olson
Seventh 3:16.43 1990
  Jeff Herman, John Jackson,
Terry Kieck, Brad Olson
Eighth 3:19.33 1991
  Brian Beaudo, Ryan Gregory,
Mike Servais, Reid Zanoya
Seventh 3:15.68 2013
  Brian Beaudo, Mike Servais,
Corey Wilch, Reid Zanoya
Sixth 3:13.66 2014
  Brian Beaudo, Kallen Bentz,
Danny Trimner, Reid Zanoya 
Seventh 3:14.77 2015
NAIA All-America • Individual Event
Name Event Place Performance Year
Don Fass Marathon Fourth 2:31:40.0 1977
Kevin Rogers 10,000-Meter Walk Sixth 50:46.32 1983
NCAA Division III Coach Of The Year
Name Year   
John Zupanc 2009