Five individuals and two relays vie for national titles this Friday and Saturday
Fallon, Smith, White and Leslie best previous record by more than 16 seconds
Alex Wilson Invitational provides final opportunity to qualify for NCAA championships
Ohio State finishes with 94.33 points in tight finish at the top
Ohio State sits in third place overall after day one
Three-time Second Team All-MAC performer
Big Ten Athlete of the Week (Jan. 9, 2012)
60m Dash - 7.11
60m Hurdles - 8.25
110m Hurdles - 11.45
Long Jump - 7.48m (24-6.50)
High Jump - 1.99m (6-6.25)
Decathlon - 7016 pts.
Heptathlon - 5524 pts.
2011 Indoor/Outdoor (Senior at Miami) Finished second in the decathlon at the MAC championships with a point total of 7016, a personal-best and fifth-best in school history; won three of the 10 events... also competed in the 400m hurdles finals at the MAC Championships, placing fifth in 55.39, and the long jump, claiming seventh with a leap of 7.09m/23-3.25 ... at the Billy Hayes Invitational won the long jump with a season-best leap of 7.33m/24-0.75 ... placed first in the long jump with a distance of 7.25m/23-9.5 while competing at the Indiana Polytan Invitational ... indoors, placed first with a score of 5,375 in the heptathlon at the Kent State Golden Flash Gala ... took second in the pentathlon at Ohio Wesleyan with a score of 3,675.
2010 Indoor/Outdoor (Junior at Miami) NCAA East Preliminary Round qualifier in the long jump, finishing 46th with a jump of 6.89m/22-7.25 ... runner-up in the long jump at the MAC championships with a leap of 7.22m/23-8.25; also helped Miami take third in the 4x400m relay in 3:15.92 and placed eighth as an individual in both the 400m hurdles and 110m hurdles ...... posted a season-best long jump of 7.37m/24-2.25 at the Jesse Owens Classic to take third place while the mark ranked sixth in school history ... recorded a wind-aided season-best 110m hurdles time of 14.45 at the Miami Invitational, also good for first place, while the time ranked eighth in school history ... won the decathlon at the All-Ohio championships with 6,778 points, his only time competing in the decathlon ... indoors, won the heptathlon at the All-Ohio indoor championships with 5,217 points.
2009 Outdoor (Sophomore at Miami) Placed second at the MAC championships; also claimed fifth in the 400m hurdles with a time of 53.57 ... logged season-best 400m hurdles time at the Jesse Owens Classic in 53.41 to earn a seventh-place finish, the top time by a RedHawk in 2009 ... recorded the top six 400m hurdles times of the season for Miami ... also ran on Miami's 4x100 and 4x400 relay teams at the league meet, helping each to a sixth-place finish.
2008 Indoor/Outdoor (Freshman at Miami University) Finished third in the decathlon at the MAC championships... also took third in the decathlon at the All-Ohio Championships ... competed in three indoor meets.
Walsh Jesuit High School All-Ohio hurdler, team MVP and most valuable jumper ... part of two district championship teams ... earned four letters in track and two in diving ... set personal bests of 14.85 in the 110 hurdles, 6-2 in the high jump, 20-10 1/4 in the long jump and 40.03 in the 300 hurdles.
Buckeye Spotlight - Zack Bazile