University of Iowa Athletics
Hurdles

Payton Wensel

Class Jr.
Hometown Marion, Iowa
High School Linn-Mar

2020 — Indoor – placed fifth in 600 meters with a collegiate-best 1:29.87 at B1G Championships… that time ranks sixth all-time at Iowa… ran third leg on team-leading 1,600-meter relay that placed fourth at B1G Championships (3:39.17)… posted collegiate bests in 200 meters at Tyson Invite (25.40) and 400 meters at Meyo Invite (55.78)… academic All-Big Ten… Dean’s List student.

2019 — Indoor – ran season bests in 200 meters at Tyson Invite (25.62), 400 meters at Meyo Invite (56.03) and 600 meters at B1G Championships (1:32.91)… Outdoor – ran 400-meter hurdles at B1G Championships (1:01.11), Drake Relays (1:01.19), Baldy Castillo Invite (1:01.27), Sun Angel Classic (1:01.44), Mt. SAC Relays (1:01.46), and Florida Relays (1:01.58)… anchored team-leading 1,600-meter relay at Florida Relays (3:36.32)… ran 200 meters at Sun Angel Classic (25.77)… letterwinner.

Wensel’s Collegiate Bests
Event Time Meet Date
200 Meters (I) 25.40 at Tyson Invitational 2/14/20
400 Meters (I) 55.78 at Meyo Invitational 2/8/20
400-Meter Hurdles (O) 1:01.11 at B1G Championships 5/10/19
600 Meters (I) 1:29.87 at B1G Championships 2/29/20