Distance runners head to Raleigh Relays
Bazile earns bronze in the long jump; Gray wins 100 and 200 prelims
Buckeyes fight for titles at the Big Ten indoor championships
Team competes at the Big Ten indoor championships next Friday and Saturday
Buckeye sprinters sweep the 200-meter events
Photos by Robert Hardin
Photos by Walt Middleton
Photos by Walt Middleton Photography
Photos by Jeff Mills and OSU Athletics Communications
Photos by Will Shilling
2014 Ohio State Scholar Athlete
Shot Put - 18.36m/60-2.75
Hammer Throw – 57.87m/189-10
Weight Throw - 20.07m/65-10.25
2016 Outdoor (Sophomore)
Represented Ohio State in the shot put at the NCAA East Prelims … finished 10th in the shot put at the Big Ten championships (season-best mark of 17.96 meters/58-11.25); also competed in the hammer throw … seventh in the shot put at the Jesse Owens Classic … ninth in the shot put and 13th in the hammer throw at the Drake Relays … eighth in the hammer and ninth in the shot at the Virginia Challenge … third in the shot put and seventh in the hammer throw at the All-Ohio championships … runner-up in the shot and third in the hammer at the Miami Invitational … fourth place in both the shot and hammer (PR of 57.87 meters/189-10.00) at the FSU Relays.
2016 Indoor (Junior)
Set a personal best of 20.07 meters (65-10.25) in the weight throw at the Big Ten Championships to finish ninth … scored for the Buckeyes in the shot put (season best/17.91 meters/58-9.25) at the Big Ten Championships with an eighth-place showing … took bronze in the shot put at the Ohio State Invitational (17.79 meters/58-4.5), Spire NCAA Track and Field Invitational (17.76 meters/58-3.25) and Ohio State Opener (17.87 meters/58-7.5) … registered a mark of 19.47 meters (63-10.5) at the Ohio State Invitational in the weight throw to take third … finished fourth in the weight throw at the Armory Track Invitational with a toss of 19.11 meters (62-8.5).
2015 Indoor (Sophomore)
Finished ninth in the shot put and 13th in the weight throw at the Big Ten championships … seventh in both the weight throw and shot put at the SPIRE DI Invitational … set personal bests in both the weight throw (19.57 meters/64-2.50) and shot put (18.36 meters/60-3.00) at the Meyo Invitational, finishing third and fourth, respectively … runner-up in both the shot and weight at the Ohio State Invitational … fourth place in the shot put and fifth in the weight throw at the Buckeye Classic … also competed at the Rod McCravy Memorial.
2014 Outdoor (Freshman)
Represented Ohio State in the hammer throw and shot put (PR of 16.23 meters/53-3.00) at the Big Ten championships ... sixth place in the hammer throw and seventh in the shot put at the Dave Rankin Invite ... posted a personal-best mark of 51.68 meters (169-7.00) in the hammer throw at the Jesse Owens Track Classic; also competed in the shot put... ninth place in the shot put and 10th in the hammer throw at the Spec Towns National Team Invitational ... fifth in both the shot put and hammer throw at the LSU Battle on the Bayou ... fourth in the shot and seventh in the hammer at the Black & Gold Invitational ... also competed at the Red Wolf Open.
2014 Indoor (Freshman)
Did not compete.
Waverly High School
2013 and 2012 OHSAA DII state champion in the shot put ... 2013 and 2012 OATCCC DII/III state champion in the shot put and weight throw.
Buckeye Spotlight - Zack Bazile