University of Iowa Athletics

Austin Kresley

Class Jr.
Hometown Oakley, Calif.
High School IMG Academy
Austin Kresley - Men's Track & Field - University of Iowa Athletics

2022 — Indoor – won 200 meters (21.31) and ran 60 meters (6.79) at Jimmy Grant Invite… won 200 meters (21.41) and placed second in 60 meters (6.79) at Alex Wilson Invite… ran 60 meters (6.79) and 200 meters (21.35) at B1G Championships… Outdoor – honorable mention All-American, running second leg on 400-meter relay that placed 18th at NCAA Chamionships (39.31)… that time ranks fifth all-time at Iowa… ran second leg on school record-setting and winning 400-meter relay at Jim Click Shootout (39.03)… ran second leg on 400-meter relay that placed 13th at NCAA West Preliminary (39.56) and second at B1G Championships (39.64)… ran collegiate-best 200 meters at NCAA West Preliminary (20.72)… placed ninth in 100 meters at B1G Championships, running a wind-aided 10.34 in prelims and wind-aided 10.35 in finals… letterwinner.

2021 — Indoor – led team in 60 meters (6.72)… won 60 meters (6.72) and 200 meters (21.12) with collegiate bests at Husker Quad… those times rank fourth and ninth, respectively, all-time at Iowa… placed seventh in 200 meters at B1G Championships (21.19)… Outdoor – All-American… anchored team-leading 400-meter relay to 14th place finish at NCAA Championships (39.48), earning second team All-America honors… that time ranks ninth all-time at Iowa… anchored 400-meter relay to 10th place at NCAA West Preliminary (39.57)… won 100 meters with a collegiate-best and team-leading 10.44 at B1G Invite #1… ran collegiate-best 200 meters at NCAA West Preliminary (20.83)… placed second in 200 meters at Billy Hayes Invite (21.06) and eighth at B1G Championships (21.27)… letterwinner.

High School — set school records in 60 (6.77) and 200 meters (21.34) at IMG Academy… transferred from Northgate High School… coached by Dwight Thomas (IMG Academy) and Mike Cuglietta (Northgate)… also played football.

Personal — born December 30, 2001… son of Wallace Kresley and Isabel Valle… business major.

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