University of Iowa Athletics
Middle Distance

Connor Elmitt

Class Fr.
Hometown Johnston, Iowa
High School Johnston

2010 – Indoor – ran a season-best 400 meters at the ISU Classic (51.05)…ran third leg on 1,600-meter relay at Iowa vs. Illinois dual meet (3:23.67)…Outdoor – ran a season-best 400-meter hurdles at the Iowa Invitational (54.56)…ran lead leg on third-place 1,600-meter relay at the Lee Calhoun Memorial (3:18.10)…letterwinner.

2009 — Indoor – ran 400 meters at Iowa Invite (49.61), Iowa Open (50.26) and against Illinois (51.07)… Outdoor – placed seventh in 400-meter hurdles (54.41) at Big Ten Championships… also ran 400-meter hurdles at Dr. Keeler Invite (54.23), Messersmith Invite (54.42) and Illinois Invite (56.24)… academic all-Big Ten… letterwinner.

2008 — Indoor – ran season-best 400 meters (49.58) at Last Chance Qualifier… Outdoor – redshirted… placed sixth in 400-meter hurdles (55.69) at Musco Twilight X while competing unattached.

High School — placed third in 400 meters and seventh in 400-meter hurdles at state meet senior year… six-time conference champion… two time all-conference, all-district and all-state…academic all-state.

Personal — born December 29, 1988… son of Brad and Lori Elmitt… pre-dentistry major.

Elmitt’s Collegiate Bests

Event Time Meet Date
400 Meters (I) 49.58 at Last Chance Qualifier 3/8/08
400 Hurdles (O) 54.23 at Dr. Keeler Invite 5/8/09