Mile News Tagged Andrew Bayer

Rising Mile star Bayer signs with Nike, moving to Portland

September 13, 2013

Indiana grad set Mile (3:52) and 1500 meter (3:34) personal records this year; 2012 NCAA champion to be member of Nike coach Jerry Schumacher's training group

By Brett Hess, The News-Sentinel

Andy Bayer is officially a Nike-sponsored athlete. The 2008 Leo graduate and NCAA champion for...

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Bayer Proves He Belongs

June 10, 2012

By Brian Hendrickson,

DES MOINES, Iowa – Nobody expected this four years ago. Not Andy Bayer’s father, Robert. Not even Andy himself.

Throughout high school he was regarded as a solid, though not spectacular distance runner. He didn’t receive any Division I scholarship offers. Robert...

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