Men's Track & Field

Chris Fallon

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Copley, Ohio

High School:
Copley

Position:
Distance

Major:
History, Logistics Management

Chris Fallon

04/16/2013

Athletics Good Stuff

April 9-15. 2013

04/13/2013

Stanley Breaks Own School Record at the Sea Ray Relays

Freshman clears 72.32m in the javelin to take home first place

04/06/2013

No. 24 Ohio State Wins Jim Click Shootout

Buckeyes total 172 points, best runner-up Iowa by 31

03/21/2013

Buckeyes Open 2013 Outdoor Campaign in Nashville

Ohio State returns to the track at the Vanderbilt Black and Gold Invitational

03/12/2013

Athletics Good Stuff

March 5 - 12, 2013

Athletic Accolades
Two-time First Team All-American (Mile, Distance Medley)
2013 Honorable Mention All-American (1500m)
2011 All-Big Ten selection (Distance Medley)
Member of school-record holding Distance Medley relay team (9:31.17)
2013 Big Ten Sportsmanship Award

Academic Achievements
Two-time Ohio State Scholar Athlete
Three-time Academic All-Big Ten selection

PRs
800m - 1:52.39
1000m - 2:24.16
1500m - 3:41.13
Mile - 3:59.37
3000m - 8:24.66

2013 Outdoor(Senior) Earned Honorable Mention All-America honors with a 17th-place finish in the 1500m at the NCAA championships ... placed sixth in the 1500m at the NCAA East Prelims ... bronze medalist in the 1500m at the Big Ten championships ... set a PR of 3:41.13 in the 1500 at the Payton Jordan Invitational ... took first place in the 3000m at the Jim Click Shootout.

2013 Indoor(Senior) Named a First Team All-American after a sixth-place finish in the mile at the NCAA championships ... bronze medalist in the mile at the Big Ten championships; also placed 10th in the DMR ... ran a sub-four mile time of 3:59.37 at the Tyson Invitational, a personal-best run good for fourth place overall ... first place in the mile at the Buckeye Classic... helped Ohio State take first place in the DMR at the Kentucky Rod McCravy Memorial Meet.

2012 Outdoor (Junior) Posted a PR of 3:43.68 in the 1500m at the American Miler's Club Series... turned in a 13th-place time of 3:47.22 in the 1500m at the NCAA East Prelims ... finished seventh in the 1500m at the Big Ten championships in a time of 3:44.87; ran a 3:44.20 in the prelims ... third place in Section IV of the 1500 at the Payton Jordan Invite ... bronze medalist in the 800m at the All-Ohio championships ... fourth in the 1500 at the Jesse Owens Track Classic ... posted a PR of 1:52.39 in the 800 at the Jim Click Shootout, finishing fourth overall.

2012 Indoor (Junior) Earned First Team All-American honors as a member of Ohio State's Distance Medley relay; the team finished eighth overall in a time of 9:38.23 ... member of Ohio State's school record DMR team, a time of 9:31.71 set at the Alex Wilson Invitational ... fourth place in both the mile (4:07.74) and DMR at the Big Ten championships; posted a PR of 4:04.59 in the mile prelims ... fifth place in the mile at the Husky Classic ... fourth in the 1000m at the Meyo Invitational (PR of 2:24.16) ... eighth in the mile at the PSU National ... third place in both the 800m and mile at the OSU-Michigan Dual ... first place in the 3000m at the Buckeye Classic.

2011 Outdoor (Redshirt) Did not compete

2011 Indoor (Sophomore) Second Team All-Big Ten selection as a member of the runner-up DMR team (9:54.20); finished 12th as a individual in the mile ... finished first in the mile at the Akron Invitational in aseason-best timeof 4:05.03 ... fourth in the mile at the PSU National Invitational ... All-Ohio champion in the DMR and third-place finisher in the 3000m (PR of 8:24.66) ... seventh in the 800m at the GaREAT Collegiate Invitational in aseason bestof 1:52.43 ... third place in the mile at "The Dual" and second in the 3000m at the Buckeye Classic.

2010 Outdoor (Sophomore) Competed in the 1500m at the Big Ten championships, finishing 14th overall ... JOTC mile champion in a time of 4:12.99; ninth in the 1500m ... first-place finisher in the 1500m at the Lenny Lyles Invite in a time of 3:52.06 ... runner-up in the 1500 at the Stan Lyons Invitational (3:51.06).

2010 Indoor (Freshman) Finished 11th in the mile at the Big Ten championships in aseason-best timeof 4:09.25 ... first place in the 1000m at the Buckeye Tune-up (2:27.17, a PR) ... third place in the mile at the Akron Invitational (4:10.26).

2009 Outdoor (Freshman) Ran a season-best 800m time of 1:56.95 at the Louisville Invitational, placing sixth; took second in the 1500m (3:56.61) ... finished 11th in the mile and 14th in the 1500m at the Jesse Owens Classic.

2009 Indoor (Redshirt) Did not compete

Copley High School Six-time Surburban League champion and 2008 OHSAA state champion in the mile (4:18.36) ... finished seventh at the 2007 OHSAA Cross Country Championships (15:41.32) ... ran a 5ktime of15:25.91 at the 2007 Galion Cross Country Festival.

Chris Fallon

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