Parker Wyngaard
Parker Wyngaard
Year: Senior
Hometown: Appleton, Wis.
High School: Little Chute HS
Position: Mid-Distance and Distance
Events: 800m, 1500m
Major: Fish / Wildlife Management

Junior (2017-18): Named team captain for 2017-18 season...Competed in every XC and indoor event...Clocked a colllege personal best-time of  27:21 finish in the 8K at the Lansing CC Invitational...Named to the GLIAC All-Academic Team

Sophomore (2016-17): Competed in all three seasons...Posted a career-best 9:52 time in the steeplechase at the Alma Invitational...Named to the GLIAC All-Academic Team

Freshman (2015-16): Competed in all XC meets with a season-high 11th place finish at the Chris Yanni Memorial Invitational...Named to the GLIAC All-Academic Team

Track and Field Results:

Mile- 4:32

Steeplechase- 9:52

High School: A two-time all-state track athlete and an academic all-state cross country performer at Little Chute (Wis.) High School ... Competed under coach Dave Janssen, Paul Bons, and James Brooks ... Graduated in 2015 ... Achieved All-Eastern Valley Conference laurels a combined six times in cross country and track ... Was a two-time team captain in cross country and track... Played a part in LHS' cross country team qualifying for state meet three (2012-15) straight years ... Member of the the Mustangs' 2015 conference champion track squad ... Ran a leg of track's 4x8 relay team which established a school-record 7:56 time ... Played basketball for four seasons (2012-15). 

Personal: Born in Appleton, Wis. ... Son of Ken and Kelly Wyngaard ... Has an older sister and two younger brothers ... Hobbies are hunting and fishing ... Majoring in fisheries and wildlife management.