Top-3 finishers in each event secure a spot on Team USA
Gray moves on to the 200-meter finals; 4x400-meter relay team advances as well
Ohio State opens the national championships at historic Hayward Field on Wednesday
Ohio State sending nine individuals and two relays to the NCAA championships next month
Franklin, Blanks, Walker, Gray and Stanley join Bazile as NCAA qualifiers
2013 First Team All-American
2016 Honorable Mention All-American
2013 Big Ten champion
2013 Big Ten Freshman of the Year
Two-time All-Big Ten selection
Two-time Big Ten Field Athlete of the Week
2016 Academic All-Big Ten selection
Two-time Ohio State Scholar Athlete
Javelin - 75.23m (246-10.00)
Javelin - 75.23m (246-10.00)*
*Big Ten-championship record
2015 Outdoor Did not compete due to injury
2014 Outdoor (Redshirt) Competed in three meets prior to injury, collecting three first-place finishes ... turned in a season-best mark of 74.38 meters (244-0.00) at the Vanderbilt Black & Gold Invitational ... two-time Big Ten Field Athlete of the Week.
2013 Outdoor (Freshman) First Team All-American with a fourth-place finish in the javelin at the NCAA championships (72.79m/238-10.00) ... NCAA Great Lakes regional runner-up at 73.02m (239-6.75) ... 2013 Big Ten Freshman of the Year and Big Ten champion with a personal-best, school-record and Big Ten championship-record throw of 75.23m (246-10.00) at the conference championships ... set an Ohio State school record on the first throw of his collegiate career, 72.16m (236-9.00) at the Vanderbilt Black and Gold Invitational ...claimed first place in the first six meets of his collegiate career.
South Park High School 2012 PIAA state champion and national high school-record holder in the javelin (75.21m/246-9.00) ... 2012 Pennsylvania Track and Field Coaches Association Male Athlete of the Year ... 2012 ESPN/Gatorade Pennsylvania Male Player of the Year ... Penn Relays high school-record holder in the javelin (68.05m/223-3.00) ... 2011 Pennsylvania Class AAA runner-up in the javelin ... 2010 USATF Junior Olympics national champion in the javelin ... chose Ohio State over Penn State, Purdue and Nebraska.
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