Gray finishes seventh in the 200-meter dash, 4x400-meter relay team also places seventh
Gray moves on to the 200-meter finals; 4x400-meter relay team advances as well
Ohio State opens the national championships at historic Hayward Field on Wednesday
Ohio State sending nine individuals and two relays to the NCAA championships next month
Senior runs eighth-fastest 400-meter time in the NCAA this season
Photos by Walt Middleton
Photos by Will Shilling
Photos by Robert Hardin
Photos by Walt Middleton
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2016 First Team All-American (outdoor 4x400m relay)
2016 Second Team All-American (indoor 4x400m relay)
2016 Big Ten champion (indoor 4x400m relay)
2016 All-Big Ten selection
60m - 7.16
100m – 11.14
200m - 21.64
400m - 48.15
Did not compete.
2016 Outdoor (Sophomore)
Earned First Team All-America honors on the 4x400m relay team (3:06.27/seventh place) at the NCAA Championships … clocked personal best of 21.64 in the 200m dash at the Seminole Invitational … member of 4x100m relay that placed seventh at Big Ten Championships with a time of 40.60 … ran a season best 48.35 in the 400m dash at the LSU Battle on the Bayou to finish 13th … helped 4x400m relay team achieve a season-best time of 3:05.11 at the NCAA East Preliminaries … member of the 4x100m (40.51) and 4x400m (3:15.59) that earned silvers at the Power Conference Cardinal and Gold … helped 4x400m relay team take first place at the Alabama Relays with a time of 3:08.69.
2016 Indoor (Sophomore)
Named Second Team All-American in the 4x400m relay (11th place) with a time of 3:09.05 … ran third leg in the fastest 4x400m relay ever run at the Big Ten Championships to help Ohio State take gold with a time of 3:06.38; that time ranks third fastest in program history … ran a season best of 21.70 in the 200m dash at the Big Ten’s … helped 4x400m relay team take first at Spire NCAA Track and Field Invitational (3:08.26) and Kentucky Invitational (3:11.91) … finished fourth in the 60m dash at the Ohio State Opener … helped distance medley relay team earn bronze at the Kentucky Invitational with a time of 10:05.04 … took silver in the 400m dash at the Ohio State Invitational … placed eighth in the 200m dash with a time of 21.77 at the Spire NCAA Track and Field Invitational.
2015 Outdoor (Freshman)
Finished fifth with the 4x100-meter relay team at the Big Ten championships ... competed as an individual in the 200-meter dash ... Jesse Owens Classic champion in the 4x100-meter relay (40.21) ... first place in the 4x100 relay at the All-Ohio championships ... competed in three events at the Stanford Invitational ... runner-up in the 4x1 and fourth in both the 100-meter and 200-meter dashes at the FSU Relays.
2015 Indoor (Freshman)
Competed at three meets for the Buckeyes.
Pascagoula High School
Fifth place in the 200-meter dash at the 2013 Mississippi 3A State Championships ... fifth place in the 200-meter dash at the 2012 Mississippi 5A State Championships; eighth in the 100m dash.
Bazile Named Big Ten Athlete of the Week