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Alex Shisler
Alex  Shisler

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
State College, Pa.

High School:
State College Area

Event:
Sprints/Relays

Experience:
JR/SR


05/17/2015

Nittany Lion Men Win Three Titles Sunday

The Penn State men's track & field team finished fifth at the Big Ten Championships

05/08/2015

Nittany Lions Post Record Book Performances at Jim Thorpe Invite

Numerous Nittany Lions tally all-time Penn State performances

05/01/2015

Nittany Lions Win 15 Titles at Kehoe Twilight Meet

Rachel Fatherly, Dynasty McGee won multiple titles Friday

04/25/2015

Nittany Lions Close Out Penn Relays With Top-10 Finishes

Ryan Kerr, women's 4x200-meter relay post top-10 Penn State record book performances

04/24/2015

Nittany Lions Tally Two Penn Relays Titles Friday

Darrell Hill, men's sprint medley relay bring home Penn Relays titles

TFRRS Page

On the National Stage... || 2015 Indoor ||
A member of the runner-up distance medley relay (9:32.21) ... All-American || 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... || 2015 Outdoor || A member of the seventh-place 4x400-meter relay (3:11.19) ... Finished 12th in the 400-meter dash (47.77) || 2015 Indoor || A member of the first place distance medley relay (9:40.62) ... Tallied a ninth-place finish in the 400-meter dash with his indoor personal-best time of 47.51 ... First team All-Big Ten || 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... || 2015 Outdoor || Began the year with a 32nd-place finish in the 400-meter dash (47.62) at the Florida Relays ... Finished eighth in the 200-meter dash with his season-best time of 22.18 at the Bison Outdoor Classic ... A member of the sprint medley relay that captured first place at the Penn Relays with its time of 3:21.29 ... Ran a season-best time of 47.38 in the 400-meter dash en route to a first-place finish at Jim Thorpe Invite || 2015 Indoor || Made his season debut at the Sykes & Sabock Challenge Cup ... Finished first in the 400-meter dash at the Sykes & Sabock Challenge Cup with his time of 48.18 ... Tallied a first-place finish in the 400-meter dash at the Penn State Tune-Up with his time of 47.78 || 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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