Buckeyes travel to Iowa City, Iowa, for annual conference showdown
Ohio State features veteran men's and women's rosters
Behind 11th-place finish by Donald Roys, Ohio State earns 269 points
Ohio State in search of a top-2 finish and NCAA championship berth
October 23 - 29, 2012
2013 Big Ten Sportsmanship Award
Big Ten Runner of the Week (Sept. 3, 2013)
5k - 15:06
6k – 19:00.6
8k - 24:23.77
10k - 31:53
Placed 10th at the Queen City Invite with a personal-best 6k time of 19:00.6 to help Buckeyes claim team title … finished 42nd at the All-Ohio Championships with an 8k readout of 26:14.7 to help Buckeyes win team title … earned a 47th-place showing at the Commodore Classic with an 8k time of 25:50.5 … finished 66th at the Big Ten Championships with an 8k time of 26:03.4 … placed 90th at the Great Lakes Regional … competed at Pre Nationals.
Top Buckeye finisher at four of six meets ... represented Ohio State at the NCAA Great Lakes regional (10k PR of 31:54) and Big Ten championships, finishing 60th and 43rd, respectively ... earned Big Ten Runner of the Week honors after a season-opening win at the Flyer 5k Challenge ... runner-up at the Big Ten Preview ... placed 40th overall at the Notre Dame Invitational ... turned in an 8k PR of 24:23.77 at Pre-Nationals, placing 69th.
Finished fifth in the first meet of his collegiate career, the Meijer 5k Challenge ... 35th at the Spartan Invitational ... placed 55th at the Big Ten championships (PR of 25:03) and 100th at the Great Lakes regional ... also ran at the Notre Dame and adidas Invitationals.
Fairborn High School
Three-time qualifier to the OHSAA Division I state cross country championships, finishing as high as 17th in 2011 ... two-time OHSAA DI qualifier on the track; placed eighth in the 3200m in 2011 and 11th in the 1600m in 2012 ... finished 15th in the 5000m at the 2012 Nike Indoor Nationals ... four-time District champion ... 15-time Greater Western Ohio Conference (GWOC) champion in cross country and track ... also played on the basketball, served as Vice President of his class and was a member of the National Honor Society at Fairborn.
Mandel Takes 46th at Great Lakes Regional