Men's Cross Country, Track & Field


Jannis Toepfer
Jannis Toepfer

Class:
Graduate Student

Hometown:
Bochum, Germany

High School:
Graf Engelbert/MICDS

Event:
XC-Distance

Birthdate:
10/01/1989

12/10/2014

Illini Collect 57 Fall Academic All-Big Ten Selections

Athletes from Five Fall Sports Recognized for Excellence in the Classroom

04/19/2013

Many PR's Set at Mt. SAC Relays

Mickow cracks into top-10 in 10K school history

04/18/2013

Illini Ready for LSU & Mt. SAC Relays

Majority to Baton Rouge, select squad to California

04/07/2013

Four Illini Victorious at Tiger Track Classic

Three Orange and Blue crack school's top-10

04/04/2013

Illini Travel to Auburn's Tiger Track Classic

Meet will take place at Hutsell-Rosen Track

05/13/2013

2013 Big Ten Outdoor Track & Field Championships

Pictures from the 2013 Big Ten Outdoor Track & Field Championships.

At Graf Engelbert High School
Placed second in the 3,000m steeplechase at the German Under-23 Championships in 2009 ... In 2006, was runner-up in the 2,000m steeplechase at the German Youth Championships ... Finished third in 2010 at the German Under-23 Championships in the 10km.

At Mary Institute and St. Louis Country Day School (MICDS)
Finished third in the 3,200m at the Missouri State Championships in 2007 ... Placed fourth in 2007 at the Missouri State Championships in the 1,600m.

Personal
Son of Harald and Berit Modler ... Has two siblings, Mayu and Moritz ... Received his bachelor degree in Aerospace Engineering from Delft University of Technology and will be pursuing his masters degree at the University of Illinois ... Hobbies include playing sports, traveling and reading.

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