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12/07/2012

Irish Track And Field Impresses In Season Opener

Forty-four individuals qualified for BIG EAST in at least one event.

05/03/2012

Irish Track And Field Set For BIG EAST Outdoor Championships

The three-day meet gets underway on Friday.

02/02/2012

Irish Set To Host Elite Meyo Invitational This Weekend

The Meyo Mile race will get underway at 3 p.m. on Saturday.

01/21/2012

Giesting Breaks Notre Dame And Meyo Track Record In 500m Run

The freshman continues his stellar rookie campaign by lowering the mark to 1:01.89.

2012 Cross Country Season: Did not compete during the cross country season.

AS A SENIOR: Competed in three meets during the cross country season ... won the 8K JV race at the National Catholic Championships (25:43.5), defeating 76 other runners ... placed 65th out of 165 runners in the 8K gold race at the Notre Dame Invitational (26:22) ... led off season with a 36th place finish out of 53 runners at the 5K Crusader Invitational (16:46.7) ... ran in five races during the indoor and outdoor track and field seasons ... one of best showings was at the GVSU Bob Eubanks Open in the 3,000m setting a personal record in 8:36.46 ... achieved personal records in the mile (4:13.48) at the Notre Dame Invitational and in the 3,000m steeplechase (9:56.16) at the Purdue Mike Poehlein Invitational ... named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star.

AS A JUNIOR: Competed as a distance runner in the season, racing in the 3,000m run and 5,000m run ... fastest time of the season in the 3,000m came in the indoor season at the Notre Dame Invitational where he finished in 8:40.34 to place second in the event ... also posted fastest time in the 5,000m run on the indoor season at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational, crossing in 14:59.83 to finish 24th ... best outdoor time in the 5,000m came at the Gina Relays when he finished in 15:03.72 to earn ninth ... finished second in the 3,000m at the GVSU Bob Eubanks Open with a time of 8:44.57 ... placed fifth at the Purdue Dave Rankin Invitational in the 5,000m run with a final time of 15:35.42.

AS A SOPHOMORE: Did not compete.

AS A FRESHMAN: Finished 13th in the 3,000 in 9:03.36 at the Notre Dame Invitational ... opened the season with a 4:31.72 in the 1,600 at the Notre Dame Indoor Opener.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Lettered eight times in cross country and track and field at Plainview-Elgin-Millville (Minn.) ... four-time track and field conference champion ... three-time team captain in track and field and twice held the honor on the cross country side ... eight-time Three River all-conference selection ... four-time all-state performer ... five-time all-state academic performer ... named team MVP each of his four years in cross country and track and field ... school record holder in the 800, 1,600, 3,200 and 3,200 relay ... member of student government ... class president ... youngest of three children ... born in Rochester, Minn. ... full name is Thomas Daniel Pesch ... son of Daniel and Kristi Pesch ... graduated from the Mendoza College of Business with a degree in accounting ... enrolled in graduate school in the Mendoza College of Business.

Thomas Pesch
Thomas  Pesch

Class:
Graduate Student

Hometown:
Elgin, MN

High School:
Plainview-Elgin-Millville

Position:
Middle Distance

Birthdate:
09/12/1989

Event Calendar

Delta

December 2
12 wins
Blue & Gold Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind.
RECAP

Blue & Gold Invitational Meet Information
Blue & Gold Invitational Schedule
January 14
11:00 AM
Illini Classic
Champaign, Ill. (University of Illinois-Armory)
January 21
11:00 AM
Notre Dame Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind.

Notre Dame Invitational Meet Information
Notre Dame Invitational Schedule
January 28
10:00 AM
Big Ten/Power 5 Clash
Iowa City, Iowa (University of Iowa-Recreation Bldg.)
February 3
10:00 AM
Meyo Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind.

Meyo Invitational Meet Information
Meyo Invitational Schedule
February 4
10:00 AM
Meyo Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind.
February 10
12:00 PM
Spire D-I Invitational
Geneva, Ohio (Spire Institute)
February 10
12:00 PM
Tiger Paw Invitational
Clemson, S.C. (Clemson University-Indoor Track & Field Complex)
February 10
12:00 PM
Iowa State Classic
Ames, Iowa (Iowa State University-Lied Recreation Center)
February 11
12:00 PM
Iowa State Classic
Ames, Iowa (Iowa State University-Lied Recreation Center)
February 11
12:00 PM
Tiger Paw Invitational
Clemson, S.C. (Clemson University-Indoor Track & Field Complex)
February 11
12:00 PM
Spire D-I Invitational
Geneva, Ohio (Spire Institute)
February 18
10:00 AM
Alex Wilson Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind.
February 23
11:00 AM
ACC Indoor Championships
Notre Dame, Ind.
February 24
11:00 AM
ACC Indoor Championships
Notre Dame, Ind.
February 25
11:00 AM
ACC Indoor Championships
Notre Dame, Ind.
March 10
5:00 PM
NCAA Indoor Championships
College Station, Texas (Texas A&M-Gilliam Indoor Stadium)
March 11
5:00 PM
NCAA Indoor Championships
College Station, Texas (Texas A&M-Gilliam Indoor Stadium)
March 18
11:00 AM
Yellow Jacket Invitational
Atlanta, Ga. (Georgia Tech-George C. Griffin Track)
March 24
12:00 PM
Raleigh Relays
Raleigh, N.C. (NC State-Paul Derr Track)
March 25
12:00 PM
Raleigh Relays
Raleigh, N.C. (NC State-Paul Derr Track)
March 30
10:00 AM
Texas Relays
Austin, Texas (University of Texas-Mike Meyers Stadium)
March 31
10:00 AM
Texas Relays
Austin, Texas (University of Texas-Mike Meyers Stadium)
March 31
10:00 AM
Stanford Invitational
Palo Alto, Calif. (Stanford University-Cobb Track)
April 1
10:00 AM
Stanford Invitational
Palo Alto, Calif. (Stanford University-Cobb Track)
April 1
10:00 AM
Texas Relays
Austin, Texas (University of Texas-Mike Meyers Stadium)
April 7
11:00 AM
Sun Angel Track Classic
Tempe, Ariz. (Arizona State University-Sun Angel Track)
April 8
11:00 AM
Sun Angel Track Classic
Tempe, Ariz. (Arizona State University-Sun Angel Track)
April 15
12:00 PM
ACC/Big Ten Challenge
Louisville, Ky. (University of Louisville-Cardinal Park)
April 21
10:00 AM
Virginia Challenge
Charlottesville, Va. (University of Virginia-Lannigan Field)
April 22
10:00 AM
Virginia Challenge
Charlottesville, Va. (University of Virginia-Lannigan Field)
April 22
11:00 AM
Michael Johnson Invitational
Waco, Texas (Baylor University-Clyde Hart T&F Stadium)
April 27
1:00 PM
Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa. (University of Penn-Ben Franklin Field)
April 28
12:00 PM
Gina Relays
Hillsdale, Mich. (Hillsdale College-Ken Herrick Track)
April 28
1:00 PM
Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa. (University of Penn-Ben Franklin Field)
April 29
12:00 PM
Gina Relays
Hillsdale, Mich. (Hillsdale College-Ken Herrick Track)
April 29
1:00 PM
Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa. (University of Penn-Ben Franklin Field)
May 6
3:00 PM
Billy Hayes Invitational
Bloomington, Ind. (Indiana University-Haugh Track Complex)
May 12
6:00 PM
ACC Outdoor Championships
Atlanta, Ga. (Georgia Tech-George C. Griffin Track)
May 13
6:00 PM
ACC Outdoor Championships
Atlanta, Ga. (Georgia Tech-George C. Griffin Track)
May 14
6:00 PM
ACC Outdoor Championships
Atlanta, Ga. (Georgia Tech-George C. Griffin Track)
May 25
3:00 PM
NCAA East Regional
Lexington, Ky. (University of Kentucky-UK Track)
May 26
3:00 PM
NCAA East Regional
Lexington, Ky. (University of Kentucky-UK Track)
May 27
3:00 PM
NCAA East Regional
Lexington, Ky. (University of Kentucky-UK Track)
June 7
1:00 PM
NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore. (University of Oregon-Hayward Field)
June 8
1:00 PM
NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore. (University of Oregon-Hayward Field)
June 9
1:00 PM
NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore. (University of Oregon-Hayward Field)
June 10
1:00 PM
NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore. (University of Oregon-Hayward Field)

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