University of Iowa Athletics
Sprints

Vinnie Saucer, Jr.

Class Fr.
Hometown Valencia, Calif.
High School Oaks Christian

2016 — Indoor – Big Ten champion in 60 meters, running a collegiate-best 6.70… that time ranks second all-time at Iowa… won 60 meters at Alex Wilson Invite (6.75), running event at Tyson Invitational (6.80)… ran 60 and 200 meters at Big 4 Duals (6.87; 21.89) and Razorback Invite (6.89; 21.79).

2015 — Indoor – led team in 60 meters (6.82)… placed second in 60 meters at Alex Wilson Invite (6.82) and seventh at Big Ten Championships (6.82)… ran 200 meters at Big 4 Duals (22.29)… Outdoor – second-team All-American, running the lead leg of 400-meter relay at NCAA Championships (12th/39.67)… ran lead leg on team-leading 400-meter relay (39.66)… placed second in 100 meters (10.31), ran 200 meters (21.26) and ran lead leg on 400-meter relay that placed second (40.10) at Big Ten Championships… the 100-meter time was a collegiate-best that ranks fourth all-time at Iowa… placed 21st in 100 meters (10.36), 28th in 200 meters (21.29) and ran lead leg on 400-meter relay that placed ninth (39.77) at NCAA West Preliminary… the relay time ranks eighth all-time at Iowa… placed second in 100 meters (10.41), third in 200 meters (21.02) and ran lead leg on winning 400-meter relay (39.66) at Musco Twilight… the relay time ranks fourth all-time at Iowa… placed seventh in 100 meters at Drake Relays (10.59)… placed sixth in 100 meters (10.66) and 11th in 200 meters (21.80) at Baldy Castillo Invite… placed 15th in 100 meters (10.44) and 200 meters (21.22) at Mt. SAC Relays… won 100 meters (10.81) and placed fourth in 200 meters (22.07) at Jim Duncan Invite… ran 100 meters at Florida Relays (10.76)… letterwinner.

2014 — Indoor – placed third in 60 meters at Big 4 Duals (6.88), ran event at Big Ten Championships (6.97) and placed fourth at Iowa Invite (6.99)… Outdoor – ran 100 (10.79) and 200 meters (23.73) at Arizona State Invite… ran 100 meters at Big Ten Championships (10.96), Mt. SAC Relays (11.03) and Kip Janvrin Open (11.28).

High School — 2013 indoor state champion in the 55 meters… 2011 400-meter relay state champion… 2008 junior olympic champion in the 100 meters… conference champion in the 100 and 200 meters in 2011 and 2012… two-time Oaks Christian Athlete of the Year and Oaks Christian Most Outstanding Sprinter.

Personal — born August 25, 1995… son of Vincent and Jacquelyn Saucer… liberal arts major.