Logan Markuson  
Logan  Markuson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Maple Park, Ill.

High School:
Kaneland HS

Event:
Hurdles


04/29/2015

Gophers Dominate in St. Paul with Six Titles

Jordan Charles won the triple jump and the 100 meters for the Gophers on Wednesday at Sea Foam Stadium.

04/23/2015

Minnesota Picks Up 4 Titles at Macalester

Danny Schiller picked up his third high jump win of the season as the Gophers carried the top two finishers in Thursday's competition.

04/16/2015

Gophers Claim 10 Titles at Tom Cat

Mitch Hechsel won the 800 meters at 1:49.65 - a new personal record and an O'Shaughnessy Stadium record.

02/19/2015

Snowshoe Open Closes Out Home Schedule

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

02/14/2015

Personal Records Abound in Ames

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

04/30/2015

2015 Golden Bear Twilight

2015 Golden Bear Twilight

Markuson's Personal Records

2015 | SENIOR 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) • at the 2015 Iowa State Classic, placed 9th in the pole vault with a jump of 4.71 meters (15-05.50). Outdoor: At the 2015 Texas Invitational finished 18th in the shot put with a mark of 4.51 meters (14-09.50) • tied for second in the pole vault at the 2015 Tom Cat Twilight with a jump of 4.60 meters (15-01.00) • at the 2015 Carleton Relays placed third in the pole vault with a mark of 4.62 meters (15-01.75) • won the pole vault at the 2015 Bolstorff Twilight with a mark of 4.75 meters • won the pole vault at the Golden Bear Twilight with a mark of 4.80 meters (15-09.00).

2014 | JUNIOR SEASON
Indoor: At the 2014 Northwest Open finished third in the pole vault with a mark of 4.92 meters (16-01.75)  finished 10th in the pole vault at the Jack Johnson Classic with a jump of 4.77 meters (15-07.75) • in the pole vault at the Bill Bergan Invitational finished 8th with a jump of 4.80 meters (15-09.00) • at the 2014 Thundering Herd Classic finished 8th in the pole vault with a mark of 4.61 meters (15-01.50) • placed 7th in the Iowa Statae Classic in the pole vault with a jump of 4.85 meters (15-11.00) • finished 3rd in the pole vault with a jump of 4.90 meters (16-00.75) at the 2014 Snowshoe Open • at the Big Ten Championships finished 13th in the pole vault with a jump of 4.86 meters (15-11.25). Outdoor: At the 2014 Hamline Invitational, finished second in the pole vault with a jump of 4.90 meters (16-00.75) • placed second in the pole vault at the Holst Invitational with a jump of 4.5 meters (14-09.00)  won the pole vault at the Carleton Relays with a jump of 4.72 meters (15-05.75) • took home the pole vault title at the 2014 Tom Cat Twilight with a jump of 4.7 meters (15-05.00) • placed seventh in the MAC Twilight pole vault with a jump of 4.20 meters (14-01.25)  finished 6th in the pole vault at the Musco Twilight with a mark of 4.53 meters (14-10.25) • finished 8th in the pole vault at the 2014 UW La Crosse Eagle Open with a jump of 4.66 meters (15-03.50) • tied for tenth at the UW La Crosse Qualifier in the pole vault with a mark of 4.66 meters (15-03.50).

2013 | SOPHOMORE 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 | FRESHMAN 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 | REDSHIRT 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.