Dave Eckhart
Dave Eckhart

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Park Ridge, Ill.

High School:
Maine South

Last College:
Illinois

Height:
5-9

Position:
Distance

Birthdate:
11/11/1992

04/12/2014

Redbirds Conclude Sea Rays with Seasonal-Best Relays

ISU captures four top-five relay finishes.

04/11/2014

ISU Concludes Friday Events at Tennessee with Multiple PR's

Morgan Keller wins her first collegiate event as a Redbird.

03/29/2014

Redbirds Battle Tough Conditions in Season-Opener

ISU remains tough despite weather conditions in track opener.

03/02/2014

Jensen, Ott Highlight Day Two of Championships

Jensen earns gold medal, heading to NCAA Championships.

03/01/2014

Mills Takes Home Valley Title on First Day of Championships

The ISU men's squad looks to earn its highest finish since 2004.

PRIOR TO ISU

Maine South High School: Eckhart spent two years at Illinois before transferring to Illinois State...Four year letterwinner in both track and field and cross country...As a senior he notched a third-place finish in the 3200-meter run at the state competition to accompany a seventh-place finish at the state cross country meet...Notched a first-place finish in the 3200-meter run and a third-place finish in the 1600-meter run at sectionals...Helped lead his team to a 10th-place finish at state as a junior...Personal-best three-mile time 14:33.

Personal: Born 11/11/92...Parents are Dave and Therese Eckhart...Siblings are Zach, Cailin, Riley and Jake...Plans to major in public relations.