Concordia University Wisconsin Athletics

 

Men's Cross Country

 
Robert Meilbeck
Robert Meilbeck
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Winthrop Harbor, Ill.
High School: Kenosha St. Joesph
Major: Biomedical Sciences

2014 Season (Senior): Competed at all seven meets...First Team All-Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference after posting a personal-best time of 26:29.5 at the NACC Championships (Nov. 1), good for a 12th-place finish...Was the team's top finisher at five of six 8K races this season...Ran under 27 minutes during three of final four races of season...Closed career with a 26:54.30 at the NCAA Division III Midwest Regional (Nov. 15)...Ran a 26:54.6 at the Benedictine Invitational (Oct. 10)...Paced team with a 27:31.3 at the CUW Invitational (Sept. 13)...Also competed at the Roy Griak Invitational (Sept. 27, 28:52.1) and the UW-Oshkosh Brooks Invitational (Oct. 18, 27:55.5)...Opened season with a two-mile time of 10:43.6 at the Maranatha Baptist-CUW Dual (Aug. 30).

2013 Season (Junior): Competed in four events...Began season with a career-best time of 28:16.8 at the Falcon Invitational (September 14)...Ran a 29:37.7 at the Roy Griak Invitational (September 28)...Also competed at the Pioneer Invite (October 12) and the NACC Championships (November 2).

2012 Season (Sophomore): Competed in all six events...Earned a 33rd-place finish at the Northern Athletics Conference Championships (Oct. 27), running the 8K in a personal-best time of 28:18.88...Placed 31st, running a 28:32.71 at the Wisconsin Private College Championships (Oct. 13)...Competed at the NCAA Midwest Regional (Nov. 10), crossing the finish line in 28:19.73...Finished each race with a time of 29:45 or better...Ran a 28:35 at the Brissman-Lundeen Invitational (Sept. 21).

2011 Season (Freshman): Helped the Falcons win the Northern Athletics Conference Championship during his rookie campaign…Placed in the top 27 during three 8K events…Opened the 8K portion of the schedule with a 38th place finish at the Falcon Invitational (Sept. 17) with a time of 28:36.7…Earned a 57th place finish after running 28:31.99 at the North Central College Invite (Sept. 30)…Ran to 29th place at the NAC Championships (Oct. 29) with a time of 28:33.6…Set a personal record at the NCAA Division III Regionals (Nov. 12) after crossing the finish line in 28:22.4.

High School (Kenosha St. Joseph): Was a three-year cross country letterwinner...Earned second team all-county honors...Was a member of the 2010 conference and sectional team championships...Member of the WIAA Division 3 State Championship squad...Earned varsity letters in track & field and cross country.