Kevin Blank
Kevin  Blank

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Solon, Ohio

High School:
Solon

Event:
Distance

Major:
Information Systems

03/26/2016

Buckeye Men Defeat Three Ranked Teams at USC

Men win four individual event titles in LA

01/16/2016

Buckeye 4x4 Relays Steal the Show in Kentucky

Ohio State wins both the men's and women's 4x400-meter relays

03/01/2016

2016 Buckeye Tune-Up

Photos by Robert Hardin

01/11/2016

2016 Buckeye Classic

Photos by Walt Middleton

05/04/2015

2015 Jesse Owens Track & Field Classic

Photos by Jeff Mills and OSU Athletics Communications

02/24/2015

2015 Buckeye Tune-Up

Photos by Jay LaPrete

01/15/2015

TRK: 2015 Buckeye Classic

Ohio State track & field hosted the Buckeye Classic Jan. 9 at French Field House. Photos by Jeff Mills.

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

PRs

800m - 1:53.81
1500m - 3:48.30
Mile – 4:07.34
3000m – 8:26.80

2017 Outdoor (Junior)
Took third in the mile at the Jesse Owens Classic with a season-best time of 4:16.91 … helped 4x800m relay finish third at the Tennessee Relays with a clocking of 7:31.37 … member of the distance medley relay that garnered bronze at the Tennessee Relays (9:53.25) … ran as a member of the 4x800m relay at the Drake Relays and helped the squad place fourth with a time of 7:26.14 … registered a career best in the 1,500m run (3:48.30) at the Jesse Owens Classic to earn a fifth-place finish … helped distance medley relay finish seventh at the Drake Relays with a readout of 10:01.17 … took 10th at the Baldy Castillo Invitational in the 1,500m run with a time of 3:52.65 … placed 22nd in the 1,5000m run at the Florida Relays (3:52.65) … represented Ohio State at the Big Ten Championships in the 1,500m run.

2017 Indoor (Junior)
Placed 10th in the mile at the Big Ten Championships with a time of 4:11.16 … helped distance medley relay earn a ninth-place finish at the Big Ten Championships with a readout of 9:55.29 … registered silver finishes in the mile at the Auburn Invitational (4:07.97) and Spire Invite (4:07.36) … season-best 800m run time of 1:54.31 at the Buckeye Tune Up earned him silver … helped 4x400m relay to a second-place showing at the Buckeye Classic (3:24.33) … member of distance medley relay that finished in second place at the Kentucky Invitational with a time of 9:55.42 … took third in the 3,000m run at the Kentucky Invitational with a career-best time of 8:26.80 … time of 4:12.53 in the mile run at the Buckeye Classic earned him a fourth-place showing … placed 23rd in the mile run at the Meyo Invitational with a clocking of 4:10.91.

2016 Outdoor (Sophomore)
Finished third in the 1,500m run at the Jesse Owens Classic with a personal best of 3:50.14 … took gold in the 1,500m run at the Power Conference Cardinal and Gold with a readout of 3:51.76 … clocked a personal best of 1:53.81 in the 800m run at the Jesse Owens Classic … finished sixth in the 1,500m run (3:54.18) at the Alabama Relays … placed fourth in the 1,500m run (3:51.76) at the LSU Battle of the Bayou … helped the Buckeyes finish sixth in the distance medley relay at the Drake Relays with a time of 9:51.96.

2016 Indoor (Sophomore)
Took silver in the mile at the Ohio State Invitational (4:11.55/personal best) and Ohio State Opener (4:17.27) … helped Buckeyes finish 10th in the distance medley relay at the Big Ten Championships with a readout of 9:53.95 … took bronze in the mile at the Kentucky Invitational with a time of 4:14.64 … ran the lead leg of the distance medley relay at the Kentucky Invitational to Scarlet and Gray earn silver.

2015 Outdoor (Freshman) 
Represented Ohio State in the 1500-meter run at the Big Ten championships … ran a personal-best 1500-meter time of 3:50.50 at the Jesse Owens Classic, finishing ninth … helped the 4x800-meter relay team to a fifth-place finish at the Drake Relays; also competed in the DMR and 4x1600-meter relay … seventh in the 1500 and ninth in the 800 at the All-Ohio championships … third in the 800 and fifth in the 1500 at the FSU Relays … also competed at the Virginia Challenge.

2015 Indoor (Freshman) 
Seventh in the mile at the Buckeye Tune-up … ran a personal-best mile time of 4:13.38 at the SPIRE DI Invitational … runner-up in the mile at the Ohio State Invitational … sixth in the mile at the Buckeye Classic … also competed at the Rod McCravy Memorial. 

Solon High School
 
Third place in the 1600m at both the 2014 and 2013 OHSAA Division I State Championships ... runner-up in the 1600m at the 2014 OATCCC DI Indoor State Championships ... fifth place in the mile at the New Balance Outdoor Nationals ... finished 17th at the 2013 OHSAA Division I State Cross Country Championship; placed 16th in 2012.