Marc Klaschka
Marc  Klaschka

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Duernau, Germany

High School:
Johann-friedrick von Cotta

Event:
Multi-event

Birthdate:
03/27/1991

Awards:
Tiger 3.0 Club (Fall 2012)


All-Conference Performer
Silver Medal- 2012 C-USA Outdoor Championships

2015 Indoor
Competed in six meets ... Claimed the title in the shot put (13.94m, 45'9") at the American Indoor Track and Field Championships ... Also at the AAC Indoor Championships, posted seven top-10 finishes in the 60m hurdles (3rd; 8.66), long jump (5th; 6.59m, 21'7.5"), 1000m (4th; 2:57.54), 60m (7th; PR, 7.40), high jump (4th; 1.85m, 6'0.75"), pole vault (2nd; 4.50m, 14'9") and heptathlon (2nd; 5,130) ... Recored a season-best time of 8.10 in the 55m hurdles at the 2015 Redhawks Invite. 

2014 Outdoor
Competed in five meets for the Tigers ... Earned a fourth place finish in the javelin throw at the Memphis Invitational (56.53m, 185'5") ... At the Joey Haines Invite, recorded a 3rd place finish in the javelin (60.49m, 198'5") ... Posted two top-10 finishes at the American Outdoor Track and Field Championships in the javelin (10th; 55.40m, 181'9") and in the long jump (12th; 6.73m, 22'1").

2014 Indoor
Competed in four meets ... Posted a 5th place finish in the high jump (1.88m, 6'2") at the Illini Classic ... At the Vanderbilt Indoor Invitational, notched a 7th place finish in the long jump (6.94m, 22'9.25") ... Earned a top-10 finish at the Missouri Invitational in the pole vault (9th; 4.34m, 14'2.75") ... Recorded two top-15 finishes in the long jump (15th; 6.75m, 22'1.75") and in the 60m hurdles (8.57).

2013 Outdoor
Redshirted

2013 Indoor
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.

2012 Outdoor
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.

2012 Indoor
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.

Personal
Son of Juergen and Martina Klaschka...Birthday March 27.

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