| Marc Klaschka
Silver Medal- 2012 C-USA Outdoor Championships
Placed second in the heptathlon at the McCravy Invitational with a new personal-best of 5,204 points ... Placed fourth at the Kentucky Invitational in the long jump with a new personal-best of 7.05m (23'1.75") ... Set a new personal-best in the pole vault at a height of 4.60m (14'9") finished 10th at the John Craft Invitational.
In his freshman campaign, the multi-event specialist garnered All-Conference USA second-team honors in the decathlon after battling through injury during the outdoor season ... Broke the school-record and took silver at the C-USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships totaling 6,636 points in the decathlon ... Took ninth-place and set a personal record in the discus at the Memphis Invitational with a throw of 37.59m (123'4") ... Placed sixth with a personal-record of 7.16m (23'6") in the long jump at the War Eagle Invitational.
Shattered the school's indoor heptathlon record and took first place at the Gladstein Invitational tallying 5,190 points ... In his heptathlon performance at the Gladstein Invitational the versatile-athlete set new personal-records in the 60m (7.40), 1,000m (2:51.85), 60m hurdle (8.73), high jump (1.95m, 6'4.75"), pole vault (4.40m, 14'5.25") and shot put (12.55m (41'2.25").
Prior to Memphis
Track and field decathlete...2011 personal-best decathlon score was 7020 points recorded at Wunsiedel...Set a career personal-best in 2010 with 7038 points.
Son of Juergen and Martina Klaschka...Birthday March 27.