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Rebecca Wendt

Rebecca Wendt

Distance | Jr. | 5-10 | Whitby, Ontario | Henry Street High

2016-17 (Redshirt Junior)

Indoor Season
  • Placed fifth in the 800 meter blue division, crossing the finish line in2:16.46 at the Akron Invitational
  • Took eighth in the 800 meters with a time of 2:17.90 at the Marshall Invitational
  • Finished eighth in the 1,000-meter run invite with a time of 3:00.19 at the PSU National Open

2015-16 (Redshirt Sophomore)

Outdoor Season
  • Academic All-Big 12 First Team
  • Placed 23rd in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:19.19 at the Big 12 Championship
  • Ran a season-best time of 2:15.16 in the 800 meters placing 24th at the Bison Outdoor Classic
  • Placed 25th in the 1,500-meter run with a time of 4:57.07 at the Mason Spring Invitational
  • Member of the third-place distance medley relay team (11:50.96) at the Penn Relays
  • Helped the 4x400 meter relay team place fourth with a time of 4:10.18 at the Mason Spring Invitational
Indoor Season
  • Won the 800-meter run with a career-best time of 2:13.17 at the Akron Invite
  • Fourth-place finish in the 600-meter run at the Penn State Tune Up with a career-best time and the fifth-best time of 1:35.53 in WVU history
  • Placed fourth in the 800 meters (2:17.17) at the High Point Team Challenge
  • Earned All-Big 12 honors for her seventh-place finish (2:53.71) in the 1,000 meters, thanks to her prelim and career-best time of 2:53.69 at the Big 12 Championship
  • Took sixth in the 1,000 meters with a time of 2:55.64 at the PSU National Invitational
  • Placed 16th in the 1,000 meters (2:56.26) at the Nittany Lion Challenge

2014-15 (Redshirt Freshman)

Outdoor Season
  • Did not compete
Indoor Season
  • Placed 25th in the 600 meters with a time of 1:39.03 at the SPIRE Invitational, and placed 58th in the 800-meter event in 2:19.45
  • Finished 11th in the 800 meter-run in 2:19.75 at the Thundering Herd Invite
  • Took sixth in the 800 meters with a time of 2:20.15 at the Akron Invite
  • Placed 11th overall in the 800-meter run (2:25.64) at the YSU College Invite

2013-14 (Freshman)

  • Did not compete

High School

  • Double 2013 OFSAA bronze medalist in the 800-meter run and 1,500-meter run
  • Named the 2013 and 2012 Most Outstanding Varsity Track Athlete
  • Silver medalist at the 2012 Junior Provincials in the 800-meter run and bronze medalist in the 1,500-meter run
  • 2012 Youth National Champion in the 800-meter run and silver medalist in the 1,500-meter run
  • Finished fifth at the 2011 OFSAA Cross Country Championships
  • 2010 OFSAA Midget Champion in the 1,500 and 3,000-meter runs, while earning bronze in the 800-meter run
  • Broke four regional records on her way to being named most outstanding track and cross country athlete

Personal

  • Daughter of Stephen and Alison Wendt
  • Has one sister
  • Birthday is December 15
  • Majoring in business
  • Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll
  • Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll
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