Track meet serves as last event before MW Indoor Championships
2012-13 Indoor: Earned seventh place in the 55-meter hurdles in 8.05 at the Power Meet ... achieved 20th place in 8.70 in the 60-meter hurdles preliminaries at the Holiday Inn Invite ... placed 11th in the 60-meter hurdles preliminaries in 8.54 at the Air Force Invite ... ran an 8.72 in the 60m hurdles preliminaries for 27th place at the AF Team Challenge. Outdoor:
Competed at the MW Championships in the 110-meter hurdles, placing ninth in both the preliminaries and finals with respective times of 15.11 and 14.99 ... came in fifth in the 110-meter hurdles in 14.84 at the Cowpoke Open ... finished 17th in 15.23 in the 110-meter hurdles at the Jack Christiansen Invite ... achieved 13th place in the 110-meter hurdles in 15.35 at the Fum McGraw Quad ... opened the outdoor season at the Tom Benich Invite, placing 14th in the 200-meter in 23.31 ... named Academic All-MW and a MW Scholar Athlete.
During the indoor season, Mark placed second in the 55-meter hurdles at the Power Meet before finishing 10th in the 60-meter hurdles at the AF Invitational and fourth at the Blue & Silver meet ... his outdoor season was highlighted by helping the 4x100-meter hurdles relay team to first place at the Air Force meet ... placed second in the 110-meter hurdles at the Western State Invitational, where he also competed in the 200-meter dash and placed eighth.
Named to the Academic All-Conference team ... competed in 12 different meets during the indoor and outdoor seasons. .. recorded four personal records during the indoor season, with one being a first-place finish at the Shine Invite in the 55-meter hurdles with a time of 7.70 ... had six top-10 finishes during the outdoor season, with his top finish being second place in the 110-meter hurdles ... entered UW's top-10 all-time list in the 60-meter hurdles with his performance at the MW Championships.
Focused on sprinting and hurdles during his freshman year and made an impact immediately ... best finish of the season was third place in the 55-meter hurdles at the Robert Shine meet ... added a fourth-place finish in the 110-meter hurdles at the CSU-Pueblo Open, crossing the finish line with a time of 15.59 ... also was 11th in the 60-meter hurdles (8.71) at the MW Championships.
Flegel was a four-year letterwinner in track and field and a three-year letterwinner in football ... during the 2008 season, was the 110-meter hurdles state champion and in 2009 was crowned the 300-meter hurdles state champion ... academically, was a member of the National Honor Society from 2007-2009.
Born Sept. 18 in Bend, Ore., to parents Janice and Wade Flegel ... has one older sister, Mary, and one younger brother, Zach ... majoring in agricultural business.