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Alex Shisler
Alex Shisler

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
State College, Pa.

High School:
State College Area

Event:
Sprints/Relays

Experience:
SO/JR


04/23/2014

Nittany Lion Track & Field Looks Forward to Competition at Penn Relays

Men's 4x800-meter relay aims for third straight victory

04/28/2013

Nittany Lions Win Second-Straight Penn Relays 4x800

Loxsom named Most Outstanding Athlete for Relay Events

02/08/2013

Action Underway at SPIRE, Washington

Bennett-Green leads day one results with season-best performance

02/04/2013

Nittany Lions Finish Home Indoor Season in Dominant Fashion

Nittany Lions finish of home schedule on Saturday

02/02/2013

Track and Field Sweeps Sykes & Sabock Titles

Jones and Creese earn inaugural John Lucas Athlete of the Meet awards

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 Indoor Relays ... Ran a lifetime-best time of 1:03.94 in the 500-meter dash at the Penn State Indoor 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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