Jackson Wellenstein
Jackson  Wellenstein

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Madison, Wis.

High School:
Madison West HS

Event:
Sprints


05/27/2018

Lockard Earns Bid for NCAA Championships

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.

05/25/2018

Ali Sets `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.

05/13/2018

Gophers Finish Seventh at B1G Meet

Minnesota returns to action with the 2018 NCAA West Preliminary, May 24-26, in Sacramento, Calif.

06/09/2016

2016 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships

2016 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships

05/15/2016

2016 Big Ten Outdoor Track & Field Championship (Day Two)

2016 Big Ten Outdoor Track & Field Championship (Day Two)

05/15/2016

2016 Big Ten Outdoor Track & Field Championships (Day Three)

2016 Big Ten Outdoor Track & Field Championships (Day Three)

PRONUNCIATION:



CAREER HONORS
• Second Team All-American (2017 Indoor DMR) 
• Two-Time All-Big Ten (2016 Outdoor, 2017 Indoor) 
• Letter Winner (2016, 2017) 
• Academic All-Big Ten (2017)

2017 | SOPHOMORE SEASON
Second Team All-American in the indoor distance medley relay, finishing ninth at the NCAA Championships (9:41.11) • earned Second Team All-Big Ten honors during the indoor season, finishing second in the distance medley relay (9:38.03) • ran the third-fastest inndoor distance medley relay in school history (9:30.48), the fourth-fastest indoor 4x400 in school history (3:06.79) and the seventh-fastest 400 meters in program history (46.95) • Academic All-Big Ten • earned second letter. 

2016 | FRESHMAN SEASON
Second Team All-Big Ten in the outdoor 4x400 meter relay with a second-place showing  (3:04.46) • ran the fifth fastest outdoor 4x400 meter relay in school history (3:04.46) and added the seventh-fastest outdoor 400 meters in school history (46.62) • paced the Golden Gophers to a win in the 4x400 relay at the Stanford Invitational with a time of 3:07.54 • competed in the 400 meters at the Big Ten Championships • earned first letter. 

HIGH SCHOOL 
A graduate of Madison West High School.

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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