Shane Mikesky
Shane  Mikesky


Zionsville, Ind.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 218

Wide Receiver


Tracking the Boilermakers

News & Notes on Purdue Athletics.


Seventy-One Boilermakers Named Academic All-Big Ten

Football led the way for fall honorees.


64 Purdue Student-Athletes Named Fall Academic All-Big Ten

Purdue improved its Academic All-Big Ten total by 18 student-athletes from merely a year ago.


Sixty-Two Boilers Honored Among Spring Academic All-Big Ten

Thirty-two members of Purdue track & field recognized for 3.0+ GPAs.


Team Black Blanks Team Gold, 14-0

Running back Akeem Hunt finished with 134 yards rushing on 19 carries with one touchdown.


USATSPI: Purdue vs. Iowa - 11/09/13

USATSPI: Purdue vs. Iowa - 11/09/13

2014: Academic All-Big Ten … appeared in all 12 games on special teams, primarily on kickoff return and punt return.

Academic All-Big Ten ... appeared in all 12 games, making seven starts ... caught 17 passes for 186 yards on the season ... had two receptions for 20 yards at Cincinnati on Aug. 31 ... caught two passes for 23 yards against Indiana State on Sept. 7 ... finished with two catches for 56 yards against No. 21 Notre Dame on Sept. 14 ... had two receptions for 23 yards at No. 24 Wisconsin on Sept. 21 ... had one catch for eight yards against Northern Illinois on Sept. 28 ... caught three passes for 17 yards against Nebraska on Oct. 12 ... had one reception for 11 yards against Iowa on Nov. 16 ... caught a season-high four passes for 28 yards against Illinois on Nov. 23.

2012: Academic All-Big Ten ... appeared in six games as a reserve ... caught two passes for five yards on the season.

2011: Did not play.

High School: Rated as the No. 16 player in Indiana by Rivals.com ... caught 39 passes for 760 yards and 10 touchdowns as a senior ... honorable mention Class 5A All-State in 2010 ... also a talented track athlete, ran a 13.94 in the 110m hurdles in 2010, which tied for the 28th-fastest time by a prep runner in the country ... returned in 2011 as the sixth fastest prep 110m hurdler in the nation ... three-time Indiana state champion in the 110m high hurdles (2009-11)... won the 2010 IATCCC state title in the 55m hurdles ... three-time Hoosier Crossroads Conference champion in the both the 110m and 300m hurdles ... won multiple sectional and regional titles in the 110m and 300m hurdles ... member of multiple conference, sectional and regional 4x400m relay teams ... selected to run in the Brooks PR Invitational in Seattle, Wash., in February 2011 ... Zionsville records in the 55m hurdles, 110m hurdles, 300m hurdles and a member of record-breaking 4x200m and 4x400m relay teams ... football coach was Larry McWhorter.

Personal: Given name is Shane Alan Mikesky ... born June 9, 1992 ... majoring in movement and sports science.