Logan Markuson  
Logan  Markuson


Maple Park, Ill.

High School:
Kaneland HS



Snowshoe Open Closes Out Home Schedule

Minnesota will honor its seven seniors during the final home meet of the 2015 season on Friday.


Personal Records Abound in Ames

Minnesota hosts the Snowshoe Open next weekend at the University of Minnesota Fieldhouse on campus.


Harold Wins Pole Vault at Bethel

Harold cleared 4.95 meters (16-02.75 ft.) to win the pole vault on Saturday at Bethel's Sports Recreation Complex.


Gophers Dominate in Border Battle Dual

The University of Minnesota men's track & field program dominated a rare dual meet on Saturday afternoon against Border Battle rival Wisconsin, picking up a 98-59 win over the Badgers.


Throwers, Vaulters Dominate on Saturday

Minnesota picked up three titles on Saturday at the Minnesota Open.

2015 Season - Indoor: Finished first in the pole vault event at the 2015 Minnesota Open with a height of 4.88 meters (16-0.0 ft.). • At the 2015 Jack Johnson Classic placed 11th in the pole vault with a jump of 4.62 meters (15-01.75). 

2013 Season- Indoor:
Finished third on pole vault at the Bill Vergan Invitational with a mark of 16-00 3/4 (4.90m)• took third on pole vault at the Northwest Open with a mark of 15-06 1/4 (4.73). Outdoor: Finished second on pole vault at the Iowa Musco Invitational with a mark of 16-0-00 (4.91m)• finished second at the Hamline Unsaintly• took third at the Hamiline Invitational in the pole vault with a height of 16-00.75 (4.90m)• Academic All-Big Ten.

2012 Season - Indoor: Competed in the heptathlon at the Big Ten Championships with a mark of 4,917 points • placed second in the heptathlon at the Jack Johnson Classic (4,737) • finished third in the 60-meter hurdles at the Northwest Open with a time of 8.69 • finished fourth in the Pole vault at the Bethel Invite with a height of 15-7 (4.75m). Outdoor: Big Ten Championships competitor in the decathlon (6,424) • competed in the decathlon at the Mt. SAC Relays with a mark of 6,583 • won the pole vault at the Drake Alternate (16-5 1/4) and the Bolstorff Twilight (15-9 3/4) • placed second at the Hamline Invite (16-2 3/4) • finished fourth in the 400 meters at the Bolstorff Twilight with a time of 50.60 • Academic All-Big Ten.

2011 Season: Redshirted the Indoor and Outdoor seasons

High School: A 2010 graduate of Kaneland High School • high school coach was Eric Baron • two-time Illinois Class 2A state champion • part of the first-place 4x400m relay in 2010 • the 2009 300m intermediate hurdles champion with a state-record time of 38.57 • finished fourth in the 300m IH, fifth in the 110m high hurdles, and seventh in pole vault in 2010 • 2010 Western Sun Conference champion in the 300IH, pole vault, and 4x400m relay • All-Western Sun Conference honoree in 2009 and 2010 • senior athlete of the year • also lettered in football one year and cross country three years • high honor roll student.

Personal: Born July 6, 1992 • plans to major in electrical engineering • son of Jay and Melanie Markuson • has a younger brother, Jay • father, Jay, ran track at Western Illinois • enjoys playing pool and listening to music.