Kucera to run track and field at Stanford

By on February 20, 2014

Kaneland High School senior Nathaniel Kucera announced Feb. 12 that he would continue his track & field career at Division 1 Stanford University of the Pac-12. The stand-out 800m runner had a breakout 2013 season, highlighted by his anchoring the school-record breaking 4x800m relay that won the Class 2A state title. He was also on the state runner-up 4x400m relay and placed ninth in the 400m dash. In June, he used a massive surge in the final 200m to win the 800m at Midwest Distance Festival in Lisle, Ill. with a blistering time of 1 minute, 51.33 seconds. File Photo