Marcus Paulson  
Marcus Paulson

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Sussex, Wis.

High School:
Sussex HS

Position:
Distance


04/19/2014

Gophers Get Top Performances Over Weekend

The University of Minnesota men's outdoor track & field team picked up seven titles at the Carleton Relays on Saturday at Laird Stadium.

04/05/2014

Siegmeier Picks Up Second Title for Season

The All-American led all competitors at the national meet with a height of 5.11 meters (16-09.25 ft.).

02/28/2014

Siegmeier Wins Big Ten Pole Vault Title

Siegmeier, who was the Big Ten outdoor pole vault champion last season as a junior, earned Minnesota's first indoor conference title since 2012 on Friday.

02/21/2014

Lehman Re-Sets School Record at Snowshoe

The Gophers tallied nine individual titles on Friday in the team's final home meet of 2014.

02/21/2014

Lehman Re-Sets School Record at Snowshoe

The Gophers tallied nine individual titles on Friday in the team's final home meet of 2014.

2013 Season- Indoor: Ran prelims at the Big Ten Championships finishing the mile with a time of 4:07.96• took second in the mile at the Snowshoe Open (4:09.82)• ran the mile at the Bill Bergan Invitational finishing eigth (4:13.17). Outdoor: Ran 1,500 meters at the Stanford Invitational finishing eighth (3:47.02)• Ran the 1,500m at the Drake Relays finishing with time of 3:50.58.

2012 Season - Indoor: Competed in a total of seven events for the indoor season • posted a time of 4:08.12 in the mile run at the Big Ten Championships • finished fifth in the mile run at the Iowa State Classic with a season-best time of 4:07.77 • won the 800 meters at the Bethel Invite (1:54.96). Outdoor: NCAA West Preliminary competitor in the 1,500 meters • finished eighth in the 1,500m at the Big Ten Championships (3:45.92) • prelims time was a season-best 3:44.59 • won the 1,500m at the Stanford Invite with a time of 3:48.40 • finished fourth in the 5,000m at the Drake Relays • finished second in the 5,000m at the ASU Invite (14:43.55).

2011 Season: Redshirted both the indoor and outdoor seasons.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Sussex Hamilton High School • high school coaches were Andy Bosley and Stephen Schmidt • state champion at the 2009 Wisconsin Division 1 cross country meet with a time of 15:41.0 • qualified for the Nike Cross Nationals • finished second in the 3,200m and third in the 1,600m at the 2010 Wisconsin Division 1 state track meet • a six-time Greater Metro Conference champion • set school records in 800, 1,600, and 3,200m •aWIAA Scholar Athlete • a National Honor Society member.

Personal: Born Oct. 16, 1991 • undecided on a major • son of Chuck and Sue Paulson • has a younger sister, Ashlyn • parents both ran cross country and track at UW-Stevens Point • enjoys Ultimate Frisbee, wakeboarding, and snowboarding.