No. 23 Buckeyes produce wins in steeplechase, 200m preliminary
Outstanding student-athletes will be honored at 46th annual Scholar-Athlete Dinner
Bogle wins 400m hurdles; Smith makes season debut in 100m dash and high jump
DeChant stars for the Scarlet and Gray with wins in the shot put and discus
Top distance runners travel to Walnut, Calif., for Mt. SAC Relays
2013 USTFCCCA All-Academic selection
Two-time Academic All-Big Ten selection
Three-time Ohio State Scholar Athlete
400m - 48.91
400m hurdles - 52.60
500m - 1:05.05
2014 Outdoor (Junior) Fourth place in the 400-meter hurdles at the Dave Rankin Invitational ... used a season-best time of 53.54 to finish seventh in the 400-meter hurdles at the Red Wolf Open ... 11th in the 400H at the Jesse Owens Classic.
2014 Indoor (Junior) First place in the 400-meter dash and as a member of the 4x400-meter relay at the Buckeye Tune-up ... 10th in the 400-meter dash at the SPIRE DI Invitational ... fourth in the 400 at the Buckeye Classic ... also competed at the Nittany Lion Challenge and Meyo Invitational.
2013 Outdoor (Sophomore) Represented the Buckeyes in the 400m hurdles at the NCAA East Prelims ... placed 11th in the 400m hurdles at the Big Ten championships ... member of Ohio State relay team that placed second in the 4x400m at the Jesse Owens Classic ... also helped Ohio State to a fourth-place finish in the 4x400m relay at the Vanderbilt Black and Gold Invite ... posted fifth-place finishes in the 400m hurdles at Vanderbilt and at the Jim Click Shootout, where he achieved a personal record of 52.60 in the event ... finished fourth at the Arkansas Team Invitational and sixth at the Sea Ray Relays in the 400m hurdles.
2013 Indoor (Sophomore) Placed fourth in the 400m at the Buckeye Classic... helped Ohio State to a fifth-place finish at the Gladstein Invitational and a third-place finish at the Kentucky Rod McCravy Memorial Meet in the 4x400m relay ... finished second in the 600m at Gladstein ... achieved a personal record of 48.91 in the 400m at the Kentucky Rod McCravy Memorial Meet ... placed fourth in the 600m at the Buckeye Tune-Up.
2012 Outdoor (Freshman) Represented Ohio State in the 400m hurdles at the Big Ten championships ... fourth place in the 400m hurdles at the Campbell/Wright Invitational ... first place as a member of the 4x400m relay and fourth in the 400 hurdles at the All-Ohio championships... set a PR of 52.74 in the 400H at the Jesse Owens Track Classic, finishing second overall ... fifth in the 400H at the Jim Click Shootout ... seventh in the 4x400 relay and ninth in the 400 hurdles at the Big Ten/SEC Challenge.
2012 Indoor (Freshman) First place as a member of the 4x400m relay and fourth in the 600m at the OSU-Michigan Dual ... first in the 4x4 and fifth in the 600m at the Buckeye Classic ... sixth place in the 600m at the Buckeye Tune-up (1:21.34) ... seventh in both the 500m (PR of 1:05.05) and DMR at the Penn State National ... set a PR of 50.04 in the 400m dash at the Meyo Invitational.
Lebanon High School Three-time state qualifier... placed first as a member of the Lebanon 4x100m relay team and third as an individual in the 300m hurdles at the 2010 OHSAA Division I State Championships ...three-time all-State selection and a member of three Greater Western Ohio Conference championship teams ... team and GWOC MVP in 2011 ... swam in the 100/200m freestyles as a member of the Lebanon Swim team during the 2007-08 school year.
Five NCAA Tickets Punched