Men's Cross Country, Track & Field


Zebo Zebe
Zebo Zebe

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Tolono, Ill.

High School:
Unity HS

Event:
Middle Distance

Birthdate:
08/27/1990

I/O Eligibility:
SR/SR

05/28/2014

Illini Earn 64 Spring Academic All-Big Ten Selections

Athletes from Eight Spring Sports Honored for Excellence in the Classroom

04/20/2013

4x400 Highlights LSU Alumni Gold Meet

400m runners shine on Saturday

04/18/2013

Illini Ready for LSU & Mt. SAC Relays

Majority to Baton Rouge, select squad to California

04/13/2013

Illini Win Lee Calhoun Invitational

One Illini sets meet record; two tie

04/11/2013

Illini Set for Lee Calhoun Memorial Invitational

Orange and Blue will travel to Macomb, Ill., for meet

05/13/2013

2013 Big Ten Outdoor Track & Field Championships

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

01/25/2013

Illini Classic 1/19/13

Photos from Illini Classic at UI Armory

01/15/2013

Illini Open

Photos from the Illini Open on Jan. 12, 2013

AT ILLINOIS

2014 Track and Field
Outdoor: Competed in the 800m at the Big Ten Championships ... Clocked a personal-best time of 1:50.51 to place fifth in the 800m at the Kentucky Relays ... Placed second in the 800m at the Illinois Twilight ... Academic All-Big Ten ... USTFCCCA All-Academic.

Indoor: Competed in the 600m at the Big Ten Championships and placed eighth to score points for the Illini ... Clocked the eighth-fastest 600m time in school history (1:18.02) at the conference championships ... Placed first in the 800m at both the Husker Invitational and Orange & Blue Open.

2013 Track and Field
Outdoor: Competed in the 800m at the Big Ten Championships ... Ran a season best 800m time of 1:50.64 at the Mississippi State Conference Challenge ... Ran a season best 400m time at the Lee Calhoun Memorial Invitational, finishing with a time of 50.16 ... Competed in the DMR and 4x800m relay squads at the Drake Relays, helping the Illini capture the first annual HyVee Cup.

Indoor: Scored points for the Illini at the Big Ten Championships, running the third leg of the DMR squad which placed fifth with a time of 9:42.63 ... Also ran the 600m at the conference championship, running a lifetime best time of 1:19.61 ... Ran a season best 800m time of 1:51.66 at the Spire Invitational ... Timed a season best 400m time of 51.30 at the Illini Open.

2012 Track and Field
Outdoor: Ran the 800m and was part of the 4x400m relay at the Big Ten Championships ... Set a career-best 400m time of 49.07 at the Tom Botts Invitational ... Posted his best 800m time of 1:50.53 at the John McDonnell Invitational, finishing fifth ... Ran the third leg of the sprint medley relay at the Drake Relays which finished third (3:21.13) ... Academic All-Big Ten.

Indoor: Participated in the 600m and 800m ... Recorded a personal best in the 600m with a time of 1:19.04 at the Big Ten Championships ... Placed first in the 600m at the Orange and Blue Open with a time of 1:22.25 ... Competed in five meets.

2011 Track and Field
Outdoor: Ran in the 400m and 800m ... Ran in the Big Ten Championships prelims ... Finished first in the 800m at Sea Ray Relays (Unseeded) with 1:53.36, giving him a personal-best ... Anchored the 4x400m relay team, helping them with two fifth place finishes and a second place finish at Sea Ray Relays ... Participated in the 4,000m distance medley relay at Drake Relays ... Also Anchored the 4x800m relay team in a first place finish at Sea Ray Relays

2010 Track and Field
Redshirted the indoor and outdoor seasons.

High School
Was the runner-up in the 800m and placed fourth in the 400m at the 2009 Illinois Class A state meet ... Took third and fifth in the 800m at the 2008 and 2007 Illinois Class A state meet, respectively ... Earned eight varsity letters, with four coming in track and four in basketball ... Was also a second-team all-state and first-team all-conference guard in basketball during is senior year.

Personal
Born Aug. 27, 1990 ... Parents are Bob and Teresa Zebe ... Mother was a gymnast at Western Illinois and father was on the track team at the University of Illinois and at Glendale College ... Favorite athlete is Kobe Bryant ... Majoring in kinesiology and minoring in business.

Zebe's Personal Best
Outdoor
200m: 23.30 - Lenny Lyles/Clark Wood Invitational (3/29/14)
400m: 49.07 - Tom Botts Invitational (4/4/12)

800m: 1:50.51 - Kentucky Relays (4/19/14)

Indoor
200m: 23.45 - Indiana Relays (1/31/14)
400m: 50.04 - Illini Open (1/11/14)
500m: 1:04.17 - Armory Collegiate Invitational (2/2/13)
600m: 1:18.02 - Big Ten Championships (2/28/14)
800m: 1:50.53 - John McDonnell Invitational (4/21/12)

Updated July 2014

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