University of Iowa Athletics
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Sal Capaldo

Class So.
Hometown Polk City, Iowa
High School North Polk
Sal Capaldo - Men's Track & Field - University of Iowa Athletics

2024 — Indoor – won heptathlon with a collegiate-best 5,256 points at Larry Wieczorek Invite, earning B1G Men’s Co-Field Event Athlete of the Week honors… that mark ranks sixth all-time at Iowa… won high jump (6-5, 1.96m) and placed second in 60-meter hurdles (8.32), pole vault (13-5 1/4, 4.10m) and 1,000 meters (2:51.50) as part of Larry Wieczorek Invite heptathlon… placed second in pentathlon (3,676 points) at Jimmy Grant Invite… posted collegiate bests in four events, and won 1,000 meters (2:59.15) as part of Jimmy Grant Invite pentathlon… posted collegiate-best 13-9 1/4 (4.20m) in pole vault at Hawkeye Invite and Iowa Open.

2023 — Indoor – did not compete… Outdoor – won 100 meters (10.91), placed second in shot put (40-6 3/4 (12.36m), and placed third in high jump (6-4, 1.93m), 110-meter hurdles (14.88) and 400 meters (51.15) as part of USATF U20 decathlon.


High School — 10-time state track meet qualifier… five-time state track medalist in four different events (110-meter hurdles, high jump, shuttle hurdle relay, 400-meter relay)… helped tea, to fourth and seventh-place finishes at state track meet during his career… set school records in 110-meter hurdles (14.58), and as part of shuttle hurdle relay (59.7/13.5 split) and 400-meter relay (43.51)… coached by Bill Capaldo, Ben Zizis, Grant Rampton, Anthony Capaldo and Tim TeBrink… three-year all-district selection and second team all-state wide receiver in football… competed at the annual Shrine Bowl as a senior and was a Gold Honor Roll.

Personal — born June 29, 2004… parents are Chris Capaldo and Brenda Hummel… has two siblings – Andrea and Zach… open major.

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