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Matt

Wisner

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Height: 6'0"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Carlisle, Pa.
High School: Carlisle

Bio

Honors: ACC Academic Honor Roll (2017)

2018-19: Finished 21st overall in the Elon Opener (8/31) with a 6K time of 19:41 to help the Blue Devils earn a second-place team finish in the season opening meet … earned a third-place overall finish at the Great American XC Festival (10/6) with an 8K time of 25:22.9 to help Duke secure a first-place team finish.

2017-18: Participated in five races during the fall season of his sophomore campaign, posting a pair of top-five finishes for Duke … finished seventh overall at the Bull City Classic (9/1) with a 6K time of 18:55 as part of Duke’s first-place shutout victory in the season opener … posted an 8K time of 27:29.17 at the Winthrop Invitational (9/16) as the Blue Devils claimed a first-place team victory … finished fifth for the Blue Devils at the ECU Pirates Invite (10/13) with an 8K time of 24:55.81, helping Duke to earn its third first-place team victory of the season … eclipsed a personal-best time at the ACC Championships (10/27) with an 8K time of 24:55.1 … notched a personal best 10K time at the NCAA Southeast Regional Championships with a time of 31:28.0, finishing fourth for the Blue Devils to close out the 2017 fall campaign.

2016-17: Raced in five meets during his rookie cross country season… Opened the season with a tenth place finish in the 6K at the Duke Alumni Meet (9/2) with a time of 20:22… Ran personal bests in the 8K at the VertCross Invitational (10/14), with a time of 26:17.99, and in the 5K at the Three Stripe Invitational (11/5), with a time of 15:49.85…Raced in ten competitions during the indoor campaign…Won the 800m at the Carolina Cup (1/13), at the Bob Pollock Invitational (1/28), and at the VT Challenge (2/18)…Qualified for the ACC Indoor Championships in the 800m and set a new Duke record there with a time of 1:50.10, which was good for ninth place…Had a team best time of 2:26.51 in the 1,000m at the Hokie Invitational (1/20)… Was a member of the distance medley relay team that finished in eighth place at the ACC Indoor Championships…Competed in eight events during the outdoor season…Had three top ten finishes in the 800m, coming in second at the Battle of the Blues (4/1), in seventh in the Duke Invitational (4/22), and in tenth in the Tennessee Relays (4/8)…Came in 15th place in the 1,500m at the Duke Invitational…Clocked a combined time of 3:23.00 in the sprint medley relay, the third fastest time in school history and the best time at the Tennessee Relays (4/8)…Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.

Prior to Duke: Lettered all four years under the guidance of Ed Boardman at Carlisle High School…also earned two letters as a swimmer while attending Carlisle…competed all four seasons as a varsity runner, serving as team captain for two cross country campaigns…claimed All-Mid-Penn Conference Honors three times and a Mid-Penn cross country title in 2015…two-time All-District three honoree…claimed 2016 All-State honors, as well as 2015 All-Sentinel First Team accolades…during indoor track & field season, served as a two-year captain…garnered all-state honors at 800 meters twice…named to the 2015 Pennsylvania All-State Second Team…while competing in outdoor track & field competitions, was twice named team captain for Carlisle High School…secured nine All-Mid-Penn Conference honors, including two Mid-Penn Outdoor titles (2015-4x800, 2016-1,600)…crowned the District 3 champion in 2014 (4x800) and 2016 (800)…registered two top-five finishes at 800 meters while competing at the state meet to earn two all-state honors (2015-fifth place, 2016-second place)…earned AP Scholar recognition…three-year student council and Model United Nations member…vice president and treasurer of Spanish Honor Society…named a finalist for the 2016 John Travers Student-Athlete Award.

Personal: Son of Steve and Joey Wisner…born May 21, 1998…has one brother, Jack.

Cross Country PRs
5K- 15:49.85 (11/5/2016)
8K- 24:55.1 (10/27/2017)
10K- 31:28.0 (11/10/2017)

Indoor PRs
800m- 1:49.61* (2/24/2018)
1,000m- 2:26.51 (1/20/2017)

Outdoor PRs
800m- 1:48.04 [4] (4/21/2018)
1,500m- 3:49.00 (4/6/2018)
Mile- 4:14.37 (High School)
3,200m- 9:25.89 (High School)

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