Spencer Zysset | Distance
Hometown: Hastings, Neb.
Previous School: Hastings St. Cecilia
Major: Middle Level Education
600 yard run: 1:19.87 (UNK Invite)
800 meter run: 2:04.95 (Prairie Wolf Invite)
1,000 meter run: 2:42.33 (Polar Dog Dual)
800 meter run: 2:05.04 (UNL Pre-Drake)
3,000 meter steeplechase: 10:24.04 (GPAC Championships)
5,000 meter run: 17:41.45 (UNK Invite)
400 meter hurdles: 59.57 (Concordia Twilight)
2013 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete
Prepped at Hastings St. Cecilia under coach Vince Pelster ... Participated in track for four years and cross country for two ... He qualified for the State Track meet all four years in multiple events ... Spencer was also part of the football and basketball teams for two years ... His track and cross country teams were Champions of the State Track and Cross Country meets ... He was on the National Honor Society and the All-A Honor Roll.
Born on November 17 in Lincoln, Nebraska ... Son of Waid and Marilyn Zysset ... Has two sisters, one younger and one older.