Alexander Walechka
Alexander Walechka
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Winona, MN
High School: Cotter High School
Major: Electrical Engineering
Event: Throws

2017: Competed at 5 indoor meets with a personal best in the weight throw of 13.96m (45-9.75) and 11.46m (37-7.25) in the shot put ... Competed in 7 outdoor meets including the Outdoor WIAC Championships in the discus with a season best of 43.85m (143-10) ... Outdoor season best in the hammer throw of 35.84m (117-7). 

Career Stats: TFRRS Profile

High School: MVP for Track and Field ... All Conference in Track and Field ... Football Team Captain ... Eagle Scout ... Speech Team State Qualifier. Threw a personal best of 150-11 in the discus and 40 feet in the shot put.

Major at UW-Platteville: Electrical Engineering

What is your favorite thing about UW-Platteville? The small school environment that alows me to get to know a lot of my classmates and teachers.

Why did you choose UW-Platteville? I wanted to go to study engineering while staying in a smaller school.