niko schultz

Career Performance List

USTFCCCA All-Academic (2023)
Academic All-Big Ten (2023, 2024)
Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2021, 2022; Spring 2022, 2023)
Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2023, 2024)

Indoor: Ran a 1:47.75 in the 800m at the Tyson Invitational to place third and climb to No. 2 on the all-time list…clocked the fifth-fastest 600m time in school history at the Nebraska Tune-Up to win the event…placed 10th in the 800m (1:49.52) and fourth in the 4x400m relay at the Big Ten Championships…won the 800m at the Graduate Classic (1:51.55) and the 600m at the Mark Colligan Memorial (1:18.21), while finishing as the 800m runner-up at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational (1:48.10)…ran in winning 4x400m relays at the Frank Sevigne and Mark Colligan Memorial.

Outdoor: Qualified for the NCAA West Preliminary Round, running a 1:49.51 in the 800m…clocked a 1:48.62 in the 800m to place sixth, while adding a sixth-place finish in the 4x400m relay…won the 800m (1:48.46) and the sprint medley relay a the Drake Relays, while finishing second in the 4x400m relay…the sprint medley relay time at Drake is No. 2 in school history and the 4x400m relay time is No. 3 in school history…posted the sixth-fastest 800m time in school history at the Florida Relays, placing fifth with a 1:47.40.


Indoor: Clocked a season-best 1:48.67 at the Big Ten Indoor Championships to place seventh, while adding a runner-up 4x400m relay contribution (3:08.13)... Placed second in the 600m at the Nebraska Tune-Up with a season-best 1:17.83... Won the 800m at the Tyson Invitational with a time of 1:48.80... Captured a 4x400m relay title (3:10.36) and a runner-up 800m finish (1:50.13) at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational... Earned two second-place finishes at the Mark Colligan Memorial, running a 1:18.47 in the 600m and a 3:16.17 in the 4x400m relay.

Outdoor: Finished sixth in the 4x800m and 17th in the 800m (1:50.94) at the Big Ten Championships…placed second in the 800m at the Michael Johnson Invitational with a time of 1:49.10…clocked a 1:50.20 to win the 800m at the Jim Click Shootout…contributed to runner-up 4x400m relay at the Bobcat Invitational.

Indoor: Recorded a season-best time of 1:54.09 and a second place finish in the 800m at the Nebraska Adidas Classic.

Outdoor: Did not compete.

Before Nebraska
Attended Plainfield South High School in Plainfield, Ill...Was a three-time state qualifier, sectional champion and conference champion...Set the Illinois state record with a time of 1:19.86 in the 600m...Ranked 14th nationally in the 800m and 34th in the 400m...Clocked personal-best times of 11.35 in the 100m, 49.12 in the 400m and 1:56 in the 800m.