DeChant stars for the Scarlet and Gray with wins in the shot put and discus
DeChant, Mays post PRs in the weight throw; Buckeyes win seven events
Three challenging meets await the Buckeye track and field team
Buckeyes sweep top-3 spots
2011 Big Ten Distinguished Scholar
Four-time Academic All-Big Ten
Four-time Ohio State Scholar Athlete
800m - 1:54.00
1000m - 2:28.43
1500m - 3:51.47
Mile - 4:10.86
2012 Outdoor (Senior) Represented the Buckeyes in the 1500m at the Big Ten championships ... eighth place in the 1500m at boththe Campbell/Wright Invitational and All-Ohio championships... seventh in the mile at the Jesse Owens Track Classic; alsoturned in a season-best time of 3:53.26 in the 1500m ... placed 11th in the 1500 at the Jim Click Shootout ... 12th in the 1500 at the Big Ten/SEC Challenge.
2012 Indoor (Senior) Represented OSU in the mile run at the Big Ten championships ... runner-up in the mile at the both the Buckeye Classic andBuckeye Tune-up ... seventh place in the mile at the Meyo Invitational in a PR of 4:10.86 ... sixth in the 1000m and seventh as a member of the Distance Medley at the PSU National ... fifth in the mile at "The Dual."
2011 Outdoor (Junior) Third place in the 1500m at "The Dual" ... fifth in the mile and 14th in the 1500m at the Jesse Owens Track Classic.
2011 Indoor (Junior) Represented the Buckeyes in the mile at the Big Ten championships ... eighth place in the mile at the Akron Invitational in aseason-best timeof 4:11.14 ... first place in the 800m at the Buckeye Classic (1:54.08) ... runner-up in the mile at "The Dual" and third at the All-Ohio championships ... seventh in the DMR and eighth in the 1000m at the PSU National Invitational.
2010 Outdoor (Sophomore) Set PRs of 1:54.00 in the 800m and 3:51.47 in the 1500m ... competed in the 1500m at the Stan Lyons Invitational, finishing 11th as an unattached runner.
2010 Indoor (Sophomore) Finished third in the mile at both the Buckeye Classic and Buckeye Tune-up ... set aseason bestin the mile at the Akron Invitational (4:17.70), finishing eighth ... sixth in the mile at the Golden Flash Gala.
2009 Outdoor (Freshman) Fifth in the 1500m run at the Louisville Invitational and sixth at the Outdoor Dual ... set a season-best in the 1500m at the Jesse Owens Classic (4:02.70) ... 12th place in the mile at the JOTC.
2009 Indoor (Freshman) Set season-bests of 1:55.76 in the 800m and 2:29.97 in the 1000m at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational ... sixth place in the mile at the Zips Invitational ... second in the 800m at the Rev. Mike Hout Invite.
Buckeye Spotlight - Zack Bazile