Hoppel Hillier Athletes of the Week

Kansas golf's Harry Hillier (left) and track & field's Bryce Hoppel (right).

Bryce Hoppel | Track and Field

Crossing the finish line at the 1:46.84 mark, junior Bryce Hoppel picked up a first-place finish for the second-consecutive year in the men’s 800-meter run at the Big 12 Indoor Track and Field Championship.

Hoppel’s time claimed the school record in the 800-meter, surpassing Jeremy Mims’ 1:47.04 mark set in 2005. The junior will compete in his final indoor meet of the season at the NCAA Championship on March 8-9.

Harry Hillier | Men’s Golf

Finishing eight-under par through the second day of the Wyoming Desert Collegiate on Saturday, sophomore Harry Hillier’s round score 64 marked the best of his young career thus far for the Jayhawks. Spearheading the way to the career-best performance for Hillier was an eagle on the fourth hole of the course.