April 16 - 22, 2013
Freshman remains undefeated as a collegiate
Buckeyes host 28th JOTC this Friday and Saturday at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium
April 9-15. 2013
Freshman clears 72.32m in the javelin to take home first place
2013 Outdoor (Freshman) First Team All-American with a fourth-place finish in the javelin at the NCAA championships (72.79m/238-10.00) ... NCAA Great Lakes regional runner-up at 73.02m (239-6.75) ... 2013 Big Ten Freshman of the Year and Big Ten champion with a personal-best, school-record and Big Ten championship-record throw of 75.23m (246-10.00) at the conference championships ... set an Ohio State school record on the first throw of his collegiate career, 72.16m (236-9.00) at the Vanderbilt Black and Gold Invitational ...claimed first place in the first six meets of his collegiate career.
South Park High School 2012 PIAA state champion and national high school-record holder in the javelin (75.21m/246-9.00) ... 2012 Pennsylvania Track and Field Coaches Association Male Athlete of the Year ... 2012 ESPN/Gatorade Pennsylvania Male Player of the Year ... Penn Relays high school-record holder in the javelin (68.05m/223-3.00) ... 2011 Pennsylvania Class AAA runner-up in the javelin ... 2010 USATF Junior Olympics national champion in the javelin ... chose Ohio State over Penn State, Purdue and Nebraska.