Meyo Invitational and Akron Invitational on the horizon for the Buckeyes
Over 25 schools and more than 1,200 athletes set to attend
Senior picks up wins in two of four events
Senior claims wins in three of seven events
Ohio State faces second-ranked Florida and No. 3 Oregon at Kentucky
Ohio State track and field hosts the Buckeye Classic at French Field House.
Photos by Jeff Mills
2013 Outdoor (Sophomore) Earned Honorable Mention All-America honors in both the 200m and 4x100m relay at the NCAA championships; placed 17th in the 4x1 and 19th in the 200m in a personal-best time of 20.70 ... competed in three events at the NCAA East Prelims, placing sixth in the 4x100m relay (39.85), 11th in the 200m (20.83) and 33rd in the 100m (10.48) ...second place in the 200m, third in the 100m (PR of 10.44) and fourth in the 4x100m relay at the Big Ten championships ... posted two first-place finishes (Sea Ray Relays and Jesse Owens Classic) in the 200m ... captured a first-place (Jesse Owens Classic), two second-place (Vandy) and one fourth-place finish (Jim Click Shootout) in the 100m ... helped Ohio State to a second-place and season-best time of 39.72 in the 4x100m relay at the Jim Click Shootout ... All-Big Ten selection.
2013 Indoor (Sophomore) Big Ten champion in the 200m (21.12); also placed sixth in the 60m (personal-best time of 6.79) at the conference championships ... achieved four first-place finishes in the 200m (Gladstein Invitational, Notre Dame Meyo Invitational, New Mexico Don Kirby Elite and Big Ten championships) ... placed second in the 200m at three meets (Kentucky Rod McCravy Memorial, Buckeye Classic and Alex Wilson Invitational) ... two second-place finishes in the 60m (Gladstein, Buckeye Tune-Up) ... All-Big Ten selection.
2012 Outdoor (Freshman) Placed 17th as a member of the 4x100m relay and 18th as an individual in the 200m at the NCAA East Prelims ... fifth in the 200m (PR of 20.71) and seventh in the 100m (collegiate-best time of 10.50 in the prelims) at the Big Ten championships; helped the 4x100m relay to a season-best time of 39.97 as well ... fifth in the Sprint Medley and 11th in both the 100m and 4x1 relay at the Drake Relays ... first place in the 4x1 and sixth in the 100m at the All-Ohio championships ... first place in both the 100m and 4x100 relay, and second in the 200m at the Jesse Owens Track Classic ... runner-up in the 200 and fourth in the 100 dash at the Jim Click Shootout ... fourth in the 100 and sixth in the 200 at the Big Ten/SEC Challenge.
2012 Indoor (Freshman) Finished second in the 200m (season-best time of 21.73) and posted a PR of 6.93 in the 60m dash at the PSU National ... fourth in the 200m and fifth in the 60m at "The Dual" ...also competed in the 60m at the Don Kirby Elite.
Thornton Township High School 2011 Illinois Class 3A state champion in the 100m, 200m and 4x200m relay; captain of a Thornton Township team that placed third at the state championships ... state runner-up in the 200m in 2010 and 2009.