400m runners shine on Saturday
Majority to Baton Rouge, select squad to California
Orange and Blue will travel to Macomb, Ill., for meet
Three Orange and Blue crack school's top-10
Meet will take place at Hutsell-Rosen Track
2012 Track and Field
Outdoor: Ran the third leg of the 4x100m relay team which qualified for the NCAA Championships and set the third-fastest time in school history (39.00) in the prelims ... Qualified for the NCAA West Preliminary Round of Championships in the 4x100m relay and individually in the 400m ... Notched a career-best 400m time of 47.34 during the prelims of the Big Ten Championships ... Set a lifetime-best 200m time of 21.35 at the LSU Invitational ... Finished runner-up in the 400m at the EIU Big Blue Classic.
Indoor: Participated in the 60m, 60m hurdles, 200m, 400m, and 600m ... Represented the Illini in the Big Ten Championships in the 200m, scoring points by taking seventh with a time of 21.78 ... Placed fourth in the 400m at the Mark Colligan Memorial with a time of 49.07 ... Ran in five meets.
Finished second in the 400m dash at the state meet as a junior and took second in the 200m dash and 400m dash as a senior... Earned All-Conference honors in track and field in the 100m dash, 200m dash, 400m dash, 4x100m relay and 4x200m relay... All-State honorable mention in football as a senior.
Parents are Troy and Jennifer Zahn... Has two brothers, Zach and Jacob... Hobbies are basketball, football, skateboarding, listening to music and playing video games.
Zahn's Personal Bests
200m: 21.35 - LSU Invitational (4/7/12)
400m: 47.34 - Big Ten Championships (5/12/12)
60m: 7.02 - Orange and Blue Open (2/4/12)
200m: 21.43 - Big Ten Championships (2/25/12)
400m: 40.07 - Mark Colligan Memorial (1/28/12)
600m: 1:26.61 - Illini Open (1/14/12)
Updated July 2012