James Clark
James  Clark

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
New Smyrna Beach, Fla.

High School:
New Smyrna Beach

Event:
Sprints

Major:
Finance

05/02/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

04/17/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

02/26/2016

J.C. Murasky Wins Shot Put Gold at Big Ten Championships

Bazile earns bronze in the long jump; Gray wins 100 and 200 prelims

02/06/2016

Buckeyes Win Four Events in New York City

Buckeye sprinters sweep the 200-meter events

02/05/2016

Murasky, Page Earn Wins for Buckeyes on Day 1 in NYC

Murasky sets new indoor PR in the shot put

Athletic Achievements
2017 Second Team All-American (4x100m relay)

Academic Achievements
Two-time Academic All-Big Ten selection (2016, 2017)
Four-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)

PRs
60m - 6.73

100m - 10.59
200m – 22.14

School Records
4x100m – 38.92

2017 Outdoor (Senior)
Lead leg of the 4x100m relay team that broke the school record at the NCAA Championships with a time of 38.92 to finish ninth and earn Second Team All-America honors … ran the lead leg for the 4x100m relay that finished third at the Big Ten Championships (39.90) to help Ohio State finish second as a team … took 10th in the 100m dash at the Big Ten Championships with a career-best time of 10.59 … captured gold in the 100m dash at the All-Ohio Championships with a time of 10.69 … helped 4x100m relay team claim first-place finishes at the Jesse Owens Classic (40.13) and Drake Relays (39.51) … helped the 4x100m relay earn a second-place showing at the Tennessee Relays with a time of 39.81 … captured bronze in the 100m dash at the Jesse Owens Classic with a wind-aided 10.48 … helped 4x100m relay place fourth at the Baldy Castillo Invitational with a readout of 39.85 … member of the sprint medley relay that placed fourth at the Tennessee Relays (3:25.25) … helped the 4x200m relay to a sixth-place finish at the Drake Relays with a clocking of 1:27.51 … registered a seventh-place finish in the 200m dash at the All-Ohio Championships with a readout of 22.54 … ran a 100m dash time of 10.61 at the Baldy Castillo Invitational to place eighth … member of the 4x100m relay that finished 12th at the Florida Relays (39.73) … earned a 17th-place finish at the Tennessee Relays in the 100m dash (10.82) … clocked career-best 200m dash of 22.14 at the Baldy Castillo Invitational.

2017 Indoor (Senior)
Claimed gold in the 60m dash at the Buckeye Tune Up with a career-best time of 6.73 … garnered silver in the 60m dash at the Armory Track Invitational with a time of 6.82 … finished 13th in the 60m dash at the Big Ten Championships (6.80) … finished 16th at the Tyson Invitational in the 60m dash with a time of 6.85.

2016 Indoor (Freshman)
Finished fifth in the 60m dash at the Armory Track Invitational with a time of 6.82 … clocked a personal best in the 60m dash at the Armory Track Invitational prelims with a time of 6.76 … finished ninth at the Big Ten Championships in the 60m dash (6.87).

Ohio State overview
James Clark is a third-year sophomore wide receiver with the football team.

New Smyrna Beach High School 
100-meter dash personal-best of 10.43 ... fifth place in the 100 and sixth in the 200 at the 2012 Florida Outdoor Championships ... as a wide receiver on the football team First Team Florida 6A all-state pick by The Miami Heraldas a senior when he led New Smyrna Beach into the state playoffs ... he totaled 87 receptions for 1,954 yards and 29 total touchdowns for his career ... had 49 receptions for 1,112 yards and eight touchdowns as a senior ... had 28 catches for 576 yards as a junior.