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Alex Shisler
Alex  Shisler


State College, Pa.

High School:
State College Area




Nine Nittany Lions Garner First Team All-America Honors

Five men, four women named first team All-Americans


Men's Distance Medley Relay Highlights Day One of NCAAs

Penn State men finish second in the DMR; Fatherly, Seymour tally second team All-America finishes Friday


Nittany Lion Men Finish Fourth at Big Tens

Penn State tallied four podium finishes Saturday


Nittany Lion Men Capture Three Titles Friday

Robby Creese, Darrell Hill and the men's distance medley relay victorious on day one of Big Tens


Fatherly Climbs Penn State Record Books

Junior Rachel Fatherly moves into No. 2 in the shot put and weight throw at Penn State


On the National Stage... || 2014 Outdoor ||
Qualified for the NCAA East Prelims in the 400-meter dash and the 4x400-meter relay ... Ran a lifetime-best time of 46.95 in the 400-meter dash to finish 26th in the NCAA East Prelims ... His time of 46.95 ranks ninth all-time at Penn State ... A member of the 4x400-meter relay squad that placed 15th (3:07.95) || 2013 Outdoor || Was a member of the Lions' season-best 4x400, that ran 3:06.21 at Penn Relays ... The foursome won the IC4A title at the Penn Relays

At the Big Ten Championships... || 2014 Outdoor || A member of the seventh-place 4x400-meter relay team (3:10.30) ... Placed 10th in the 400-meter dash (47.50) || 2013 Outdoor || Competed in the 400 || 2013 Indoor || Placed 14th in the 600 in his first-career attempt at the event ... Clocked 1:19.23 in the prelims

Around the Track... || 2014 Outdoor || A member of the first-place 4x400-meter relay squad (3:07.94) at the Penn Relays (IC4A) ... Was on the ninth-place 4x400-meter relay team (3:08.57) at the Penn Relays (Open) || 2014 Indoor || Was on the first-place 4x400-meter relay team (3:11.58) at the Penn State Relays ... Ran a lifetime-best time of 1:03.94 in the 500-meter dash at the Penn State Relays || 2013 Outdoor || Placed eighth in the 400 at the LSU Battle on the Bayou with a lifetime-best 47.44 ... Was also a member of the fourth-place 4x400 at LSU ... Finished second in the 200 at the Jim Thorpe Open || 2013 Indoor || Was on the winning 4x400 at the Nittany Lion Challenge ... Placed fourth in the 400 at both the Nittany Lion Challenge and Sykes & Sabock Challenge Cup ... Finished eighth in the 200 in his collegiate debut at the Penn State Relays

Before Penn State... || High School || Placed fourth in the 400 at the PIAA Outdoor Championships as a senior ... Won District 6 titles in both the 200 and 400 in 2012 ... Ran a 400 PR of 48.49 at the District meet ... Finished fifth in the 400 at the 2012 PTFCA Indoor State Championships ... Clocked a personal-best 21.94 in the 200 to win the West Central Coaches Invitational ... Also won the 400 at the same competition ... Was also the District 6 400 Champion as a junior || Personal || Son of Steve and Beth Shisler - both former Nittany Lion track and field standouts and school record holders ... Birthday is November 26, 1993

Collegiate Personal Bests || Track and Field

Event Indoor Outdoor
200m 22.41 21.87
400m 48.80 46.95
500m 1:03.94 ***
600m 1:19.23 ***
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