Top 100 finishes by Roys and Williams pace Buckeyes
Ohio State set for 13th national championship appearance in school history
Buckeyes look to advance to NCAA championships with top-2 finish
Four top 25 opponents will challenge Scarlet and Gray at the conference championships
Buckeye `B' team set to compete at Wilmington Fall Classic
2010 All-Great Lakes regional selection
Big Ten XC Runner of the Week (Sept. 20, 2011)
Three time Academic All-Big Ten selection
Three time Ohio State Scholar Athlete
8k - 24:18
10k - 31:04.6
2011 (Redshirt) Named Big Ten Runner of the Week after finishing first at the 6.4k Mountaineer Open in a time of 19:28.1, helping OSU to a first-place team finish ... was injured at the Notre Dame Invitational and sat out the rest of the season.
2010 (Junior) Earned All-Great Lakes regional recognition after a 25th-place finish at the NCAA Great Lakes regional championships (PR of 31:04.6) ... 22nd at the 8k Big Ten championships in a PR of 24:18 and 43rd at the adidas Invitational (24:24) ... also competed at Pre-Nationals.
2009 (Redshirt) Did not compete
2008 (Sophomore) Finished eighth at the Kent State 6k in 19:24 ... 10th at the Great American Legends 8k at Purdue (26:27) ... ran a season-best 8k time at the Roy Griak Invite (25:52).
2007 (Freshman) Opened his career at the Bill Dellinger Invite with a time of 26:52 ... posted a 41st-place finish at the All-Ohio championships.
Delaware Hayes High School 2007 OHSAA 1600m indoor champion in 4:09.89 ... state indoor mile champ in '07 in 4:18 ...ran a4:08 in the mileat the Nike outdoor nationals ... won the 3200m run at the 2007 Jesse Owens High School Classic ... finished ninth at the 2006 Ohio Cross Country Championship ... finished 23rd at 2005 OHSAA Cross Country Championship.
Mandel Takes 46th at Great Lakes Regional