Caden Eskelsen
Caden Eskelsen
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Lisbon, IA
Previous School: Mount Vernon HS

2019 | Freshman (Cross Country)

  • Ran fourth for the team at the NCAA South Regional in a time of 28:15.2. (11/16/19)
  • Ran a personal best 8k at the Lousiville Cross Country Classic in 27:45.4. (10/5/19)
  • Set a personal best in the 5k at the UMW Opener in a time of 17:05.65. (8/30/19)
  • Earned Fall Provost’s List Honors

High School

  • Two-year varsity letter winner in Cross Country and Track.
  • Made the Honor Roll.
  • Qualified for the Iowa State Academic Decathalon Competition.
  • Earned first place for the Iowa High School Press Association Multimedia Story- Sports award.


  • Parents are Crystal and Rich Eskelsen.
  • Majoring in Mathematics with a minor in Sports Management.
  • Loves to listen to all kinds of music.
  • Enjoys drawing in free time.
  • Drinks Wendy's Frosty out of a straw. 
  • Rapper name is Wacko Mastermind.