Eli Kaczinski
Eli Kaczinski
Title: Graduate Assistant - Cross Country/Distance
Phone: 419.448.2011
Email: ekaczins@heidelberg.edu

Career Synopsis

  • The 2019-20 season is Kaczinski's second year as a graduate assistant for the Heidelberg cross country and track & field programs
  • Pursuing a master's degree at HU


  • Assisted in leading Austin Neura to the National Championships
  • Guided two to All-Region and All-OAC honors on both the men's and women's teams

Collegiate Experience

  • 2018 graduate of Wartburg College
  • NCAA Cross Country All-American
  • NCAA National Qualifier in 10K
  • Two-time IIAC 10K Champion
  • Academic All-American, All-Region and All-Conference honoree
  • Fourth-fastest 10K time in school history


  • Native of Delmar, Iowa
  • Son of Scott and Annette Kaczinski
  • Has three sisters -- Taylor, Josye, and Maddie