Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics
Twenty-four individual Buckeyes and two relay teams set to compete in Jacksonville, Fla.
Gray sweeps 100- and 200-meter finals, Murasky victorious in the shot put
Buckeyes well positioned for final day of competition
Murasky posts NCAA-leading mark in the men's shot put
Photos by Walt Middleton
2017 Ohio State Scholar-Athlete
2017 Academic All-Big Ten selection
60m hurdles – 7.92
110m hurdles - 14.06
200m – 22.49
Triple Jump – 15.47m (50-9.25)
Long Jump – 7.27m (23-10.75)
2017 Outdoor (Sophomore)
Finished sixth in the triple jump at the Big Ten Championships with a wind-aided jump of 15.92m (52-2.75) to help Ohio State earn a second-place finish … claimed gold at the All-Ohio Championships in the 110m hurdles with a clocking of 14.39 … helped the 4x200m relay win a title at the Tennessee Relays with a time of 1:26.36 … garnered silver at the Jesse Owens Classic in the triple jump with a bound of 15.30m (50-2.50) … took second in the 110m hurdles at the Tennessee Relays (14.27) … registered third-place finishes at the Baldy Castillo Invitational in the triple jump (14.58m/47-10) and 110m hurdles (14.46) … member of the 4x100m relay that took third place at the Jesse Owens Classic with a time of 41.41 … clocked a wind-aided 14.12 at the Jesse Owens Classic in the 110m hurdles to garner bronze … helped the shuttle hurdle relay to a third-place finish at the Drake Relays (57.89) … member of the sprint medley relay that placed sixth at the Drake Relays with a readout of 3:27.66 … registered a seventh-place showing in the triple jump at the Tennessee Relays with a wind-aided mark of 14.81m (48-7.25) … helped the 4x100m relay to a ninth-place showing at the Baldy Castillo Invitational (41.81) … took 10th in the 110m hurdles at the Drake Relays with a readout of 14.40 … recorded a triple jump of 14.12m (46-04) at the Drake Relays to finish 11th … finished 13th in the triple jump with a wind-aided mark of 15.06m (49-05) at the Florida Relays … represented Ohio State at the NCAA East Preliminaries in the 110m hurdles and triple jump.
2017 Indoor (Sophomore)
Placed eighth in the triple jump at the Big Ten Championships with a bound of 15.11m (49-07) … won the triple jump title at the Armory Track Invitational with a career-best leap of 15.47m (50-9.25) … claimed gold in the triple jump at the Buckeye Classic with a mark of 15.24m (50-00) … registered fourth-place finishes in the 60m hurdles at the Kentucky Invitational (8.05), Armory Track Inviational (career-best 7.92) and Buckeye Classic (8.00) … helped the 4x400m relay earn fourth-place showings at the Auburn Invitational (3:20.34) and Buckeye Classic (3:28.44) … finished sixth in the triple jump at the Tyson Invitational with a leap of 15.25m (50-0.50) … registered a season-best long jump of 7.10m (23-3.50) at the Kentucky Invitational to place eighth … placed 11th in the 60m hurdles at the Big Ten Championships.
2016 Outdoor (Freshman)
Earned points for the Buckeyes at the Big Ten Championships with a personal-best triple jump of 15.20 meters (fifth place) and a time of 14.48 in the 110m hurdles for eighth place … finished second in the triple jump (15.02 meters/49-3.5) and third in the 110m hurdles (14.37) at the Power Conference Cardinal and Gold … helped 4x100m relay team earn silver at the Power Conference Cardinal and Gold with a time of 40.51 … collected bronze at the Jesse Owens Classic in the 110m hurdles (14.20w) and long jump (personal best/7.27 meters/23-10.25) … clocked a 110m hurdle time of 14.47 at the Seminole Invitational to finish fourth … at the LSU Battle on the Bayou, finished fourth in the triple jump (14.15 meters/46-5.25) and fifth in the 110m hurdles (14.32w) … ran second leg for distance medley relay team that placed sixth at the Drake Relays … represented Buckeyes at the NCAA East Preliminaries in the 110m hurdles.
2016 Indoor (Freshman)
Took gold in the 60m hurdles at the Ohio State Invitational with a personal-best time of 8.12 … registered a triple jump of 14.71 meters (48-3.25) at the Ohio State Opener to win gold … finished second in the 60m hurdles at the Ohio State Opener with a time of 8.26 … placed fourth in the triple jump at the Power 5 Invite with a mark of 14.77 meters (48-5.5) … took fourth in the long jump (7.09 meters/23-3.25) at the Ohio State Invitational … finished fifth in the triple jump at the Spire Track and Field Invitational with a leap of 14.42 meters (47-3.75) … represented the Buckeyes at the Big Ten Championships.
Brunswick High School
Eight-time Virginia Group 1A/2A state outdoor champion, winning the 110- and 300-meter hurdles, along with the long jump and triple jump in both 2015 and 2014; runner-up in the high jump in 2015 and 2014 … eight-time Virginia state indoor champion (55-meter hurdles in 2015, 2014 and 2013; long jump and triple jump in 2015 and 2014; high jump in 2015) … fourth place in the triple jump at the 2014 New Balance Outdoor Nationals … sixth place in both the long jump and triple jump at the 2015 New Balance Outdoor Nationals.
2018 Buckeye Classic Highlights