University of Iowa Athletics
Sprints/Hurdles

Mitch Wolff

Class Fr.
Hometown Plainfield, Ill.
High School Plainfield South

2017 — Indoor – ran 400 meters at Iowa State Classic (48.55), Alex Wilson Invite (48.64), Black & Gold Premier (49.00) and Larry Wieczorek Invite (49.49)… ran 600 meters at Big Ten Championships (1:19.45) and Border Battle (1:22.73)… Outdoor – placed 17th in 400-meter hurdles at NCAA West Preliminary (51.35), eighth at Mt. SAC Relays (51.55) and fifth at Drake Relays (51.78)… academic All-Big Ten… Dean’s List student… letterwinner.

2016 — Indoor – ran lead leg on team-leading 1,600-meter relay that placed fourth at Big Ten Championships in 3:07.24… that time ranks fifth all-time at Iowa… ran second leg on 1,600-meter relay that placed third at Alex Wilson Invite (3:07.58)… that time ranks seventh all-time at Iowa… ran collegiate-best 400 meters at Big Ten Championships (47.53)… ran 400 meters at Meyo Invite (47.96) and won 600 meters at Iowa Duals (1:21.78)… Outdoor – honorable mention All-American and NCAA qualifier… placed 23rd in 400-meter hurdles at NCAA Championships (53.72)… placed 11th in 400-meter hurdles (51.34) and ran lead leg on 1,600-meter relay (3:06.73) at NCAA West Preliminary… ran lead leg on team-leading 1,600-meter relay that placed fourth at Big Ten Championships (3:05.72)… that time ranks ninth all-time at Iowa… won 400-meter hurdles with a collegiate-best 50.96 at Jim Click Shootout… that time ranks 10th all-time at Iowa… won 400-meter hurdles at Texas Invite (51.23), placing sixth at Big Ten Championships (51.21), second at Baldy Castillo Invite (51.53), ninth at Pepsi Florida Relays (51.62) and eighth at Drake Relays (52.26)… academic All-Big Ten… Dean’s List student… letterwinner.

2015 — Indoor – led team in 400 meters (47.66)… ran season-best 400 meters (47.66) and lead leg on 1,600-meter relay that placed seventh in 3:11.41 at Big Ten Championships… placed sixth in 400 meters (48.12) and ran 200 meters (22.35) at ISU Classic… placed eighth in 600 meters (1:21.05) at Husker Invite… Outdoor – second-team All-American, placing 16th in 400-meter hurdles at NCAA Championships (51.38)… led team in 400-meter hurdles (51.26) and ran lead leg on team-leading 1,600-meter relay (3:07.15)… ran lead leg on 1,600-meter relay that placed third at Big Ten Championships (3:08.29)… placed 12th in 400-meter hurdles with a season 51.10 and ran lead leg on 1,600-meter relay that placed 17th at NCAA West Preliminary (3:07.15)… placed second in 400-meter hurdles at Musco Twilight (51.26), fourth at Drake Relays (51.44), Mt. SAC Relays (52.08) and Baldy Castillo Invite (52.79), fifth at Big Ten Championships (52.27), running event at Florida Relays (52.16) and Beach Invite (52.28)… academic All-Big Ten.

2014 — Indoor – redshirted… placed seventh in 600 meters at Iowa Invite (1:24.16) while competing unattached… Outdoor – placed second in 400-meter hurdles at Kip Janvrin Open (53.21), seventh at Arkansas Spring Invite (54.43) and Illinois Twilight (54.37), and 15th at Musco Twilight (54.25)… academic All-Big Ten… Dean’s List student… letterwinner.

2013 — Indoor – ran collegiate-best 60-meter hurdles at Big Ten Championships (8.28)… placed third in 60-meter hurdles at Iowa Open (8.29) and ninth at adidas Classic (8.35)… Outdoor – placed sixth in 400-meter hurdles at Musco Twilight XIV (54.85) and fifth at Lee Calhoun Invite (55.50) while competing unattached.

High School — state champion in the 1,600-meter relay his junior year… earned all-state honors in 400 meters his junior year… earned all-conference honors in each of the past three seasons.

Personal — born February 21, 1994… son of Bob and Audrey Wolff… graduated with special honors for having over a 5.0 GPA… health & human physiology and sports studies major graduate.

Wolff’s Collegiate Bests
Event Time Meet Date
400 Meters (I) 47.53 at Big Ten Championships 2/26/16
400-Meter Hurdles (O) 50.96 at Jim Click Shootout 4/9/16