University of Iowa Athletics
Distance

Caleb Wilfong

Class Fr.
Hometown Columbia, Mo.
High School Rock Bridge

2013 — Indoor – placed 13th in mile at Bill Bergan Invite (4:15.61) and sixth at Iowa Invite (4:19.55)… Outdoor – ran lead leg distance medley relay at Alabama Relays (9:54.05), which ranks seventh all-time at Iowa… won 3,000-meter steeplechase with a team-leading 9:14.36 at Musco Twilight XIV… placed 16th in 3,000-meter steeplechase at Big Ten Championships (9:21.98)… placed 18th in 1,500 meters at Alabama Relays (3:56.58) and ninth at Jim Click Shootout (4:00.30)… placed second in 3,000-meter steeplechase (9:33.00) and ran 800 meters (1:58.83) at Lee Calhoun Invite… letterwinner… Cross Country – competed in five of six season races… Iowa’s second finisher at NCAA Midwest Regional (32:06.14-10,000 meters)… ran season-best 8,000 meters (25:38.65) at Pre-National Invite… placed fifth at Hawkeye Early Bird Invite (12:48.32-4,000 meters)… letterwinner.

2012 — Cross Country – ran collegiate bests in 8,000 meters at Big Ten Championships (25:17-65th) and 10,000 meters at NCAA Midwest Regional (32:36-87th)… also ran 8,000 meters at Bradley Open (25:42-10th) and Pre-National Invite (26:19)… letterwinner.

High School — cross country state champion his senior season… 13-time All-State honoree.

Personal — born March 14, 1994… son of Sherry Richard and David Wilfong… education major.

Wilfong’s Collegiate Bests
Event Time Meet Date
800 Meters (O) 1:58.83 at Lee Calhoun Invitational 4/13/13
1,500 Meters (O) 3:56.58 at Alabama Relays 3/22/13
Mile (I) 4:15.61 at Bill Bergan Invitational 1/26/13
3,000 Steeplechase (O) 9:14.36 Musco Twilight XIV 4/20/13
4,000 Meters (CC) 12:48.32 Hawkeye Early Bird Invitational 8/30/13
6,000 Meters (CC) 19:28.12 Black & Gold Invitational 9/13/13
8,000 Meters (CC) 25:17 at Big Ten Championships 10/28/12
10,000 Meters (CC) 32:06.14 at NCAA Midwest Regional 11/15/13