It is the sixth indoor title in program history for the men
Four Buckeyes win titles on day one of Big Ten Championships
Sheffield's 60m dash time surpasses Jonathan Burrell's 1995 record.
The Buckeyes leave Nashville with a host of top ten marks
His triple jump mark ranks fifth in program history
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.