Top 100 finishes by Roys and Williams pace Buckeyes
Ohio State brings experienced squad to Terre Haute
Adam Green leads the way for Ohio State with 19th place finish
Buckeyes look to advance to NCAA championships with top-2 finish
Buckeyes place four runners in the top 30
2010 Great Lakes All-Regional selection
5k - 15:16
8k - 24:21
10k - 30:41
2011 (Senior) Placed 106th at the 10k NCAA championships in a time of 31:07 ... 19th at the 10k Great Lakes regional championships (30:44) ... 28th at the 8k Big Ten championships (24:31) ... posted top-15 finishes at both the 6.4k Mountaineer Open (14th, 20:12) and 5k EMU Fall Classic (15:43.91) ... also competed at the adidas and Notre Dame Invitationals.
2010 (Junior) Earned All-Regional recognition after a 14th-place finish at the NCAA Great Lakes regional championships in a 10k PR time of 30:41 ... fourth-place at the 6.4k Mountaineer Open (20:01.35) ... 49th at the 8k Big Ten championship (24:56) and 56th at the adidas Invitational (24:34) ... also competed at Pre-Nationals.
2009 (Sophomore) One of the Buckeyes' most improved runners in 2009 ... finished third at the 8k All-Ohio championships in a time of 26:23.1 ... fourth-place finisher at the 5k EMU Fall Classic (15:16) ... 10th at the season-opening Mountaineer Open (6.4k/20:26.16) ... enjoyed a successful championship season, finishing 20th at the 8.4k Big Ten championships (25:54.6) and 28th at the 10k Great Lakes regional (31:53.7) ... 115th at the NCAA championships (31:22).
2008 (Freshman) Ran a season-best 8ktime (25:08) at the Pre-NCAA Invitational, helping the Buckeyes to a 21st-place finish ... placed 45th at the 10k NCAA regional championships in 32:29 ... finished 37th at the 8k Big Ten championships (25:30).
2007 (Redshirt) Did not compete
Franklin Central High School Runner-up at the 2006 Indiana State Cross Country Championships ... posted season-best times in 2007 in the 1600m (4:14) and the 3200m (9:12) ... comes from the same high school as former Ohio State All-American and Big Ten champion Aaron Fisher.
Mandel Takes 46th at Great Lakes Regional