Alec Basten
Alec  Basten

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Green Bay, Wis.

High School:
Green Bay Southwest HS

Event:
Distance


05/25/2018

Ali Breaks ‘U’ Record to Punch NCAA Ticket

Ali punched his ticket to next month’s NCAA championships in Oregon after leading the 3,000 meter steeplechase field with a time of 8:36.49 – a mark that stands as the fastest time in the NCAA this season.

05/24/2018

McKeag Advances to NCAA Championships

McKeag’s first throw of the day proved to be his best with a personal record of 63.97 meters (209-10 ft.).

05/17/2018

‘U’ to Compete in 10 Events at NCAA Prelims

Outdoor All-Americans Obsa Ali and Jackson Wellenstein lead the Maroon & Gold into competition with the action slated to run May 24-26 at Sacramento State’s Hornet Stadium.

05/12/2018

Ali Claims B1G Steeplechase Crown

Behind Ali's 10 points as 3,000 meter steeplechase champion, the Gophers recorded 25 points on Saturday to jump up to sixth in the team standings ahead of Sunday's final day of competition.

04/28/2018

Ali Adds 3KS Title at National Relays

Ali finished with a time of 8:51.25 in his first 3,000 meter steeplechase competition of the year, leading the National Relays field with a performance that ranks second in the Big Ten and 20th in the nation this year.

PRONUNCIATION:



HIGH SCHOOL
A 2016 graduate of Green Bay Southwest High School • the 2015 Fox River Classic Conference cross country champion and the 2015 WIAA Division I state runner-up • a first team all-state selection by the Wisconsin Cross Country Coaches Association • the 2015 Press-Gazette Media's boys cross country runner of the year • holds the Green Bay Southwest school cross country record (15:48.03) • also won Fox River Classic Conference titles in the 1,600 meters and the 3,200 meters as a senior in 2016 • competed for Jerry Feldhausen • began competing in cross country as a senior after previously playing football.

PERSONAL
A native of Green Bay, Wis.

MORE HEADLINES

Lockard Earns Bid for NCAA Championships

Lockard Earns Bid for NCAA Championships

5/27/2018 - M. Track & Field

A two-time All-American in the indoor high jump, Lockard punched his ticket to the NCAA championships with a fifth-place showing at Hornet Stadium on Saturday.

Ali Sets `U' Record to Punch NCAA Ticket

Ali Sets `U' Record to Punch NCAA Ticket

5/25/2018 - M. Track & Field

Ali punched his ticket to next month's NCAA championships after leading the 3,000 meter steeplechase field.

McKeag Advances to NCAA Championships

McKeag Advances to NCAA Championships

5/24/2018 - M. Track & Field

McKeag’s first throw of the day proved to be his best with a personal record of 63.97 meters (209-10 ft.).

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