Women's Track & Field

Alexis Franklin

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Millersville, Md.

High School:
Old Mill

Event:
Sprints/Hurdles

Major:
Sport Industry

Alexis  Franklin

02/28/2015

Buckeyes Win Big Ten Title

Ohio State captures three gold medals on final day for second indoor title in school history

02/27/2015

Ehimwenman, Bazile Win Long Jump Titles on Day One at #B1GTF

Buckeye women set five school records on day one

02/20/2015

Ohio State Wins 11 Events at the Buckeye Tune-Up

Team competes at the Big Ten indoor championships next Friday and Saturday

05/31/2014

Buckeyes Conclude Stellar Performance at NCAA East Prelims

Ohio State sending six athletes to NCAA championship meet next month

05/29/2014

Buckeyes Find Success on Opening Day of NCAA East Regional

Multiple Buckeyes advance to event quarterfinals

03/02/2015

2015 B1G Championships

Photos by Walt Middleton Photography

02/24/2015

2015 Buckeye Tune-Up

Photos by Jay LaPrete

02/03/2015

Ohio State Invitational

Photos by Will Shilling

05/22/2014

2014 Big Ten Outdoor Championships - Sunday

Photos by Walt Middleton Photography

04/22/2014

2014 Jesse Owens Track Classic

Photos by Jay LaPrete

Athletic Accolades
Two-time Second Team All-American (100 hurdles, 400 hurdles)
2013 Big Ten champion in the 400m hurdles
2013 Big Ten Freshman of the Year
Three-time All-Big Ten selection (400m hurdles, outdoor 4x400m relay)
Two-time Big Ten Athlete of the Week
Member of school record-holding distance medley relay (11:19.80)

PRs
60m hurdles - 8.36
100m hurdles - 13.28
400m hurdles - 56.55

2014 Outdoor (Sophomore) Earned Second Team All-America honors in boththe 400-meter hurdles (13th)and 100-meter hurdles (16th)at the NCAA championships ... placed fifth in the 400-meter hurdles (PR of 56.55) and 12th in the 100-meter hurdles (PR of 13.28) at the NCAA East Prelims ... silver medalist in the 400-meter hurdles (57.06) at the Big Ten championships; also finished sixth in both the 100-meter hurdles and 4x400-meter relay ... Drake Relays champion in the 400H, earning Big Ten Athlete of the Week honors... first place in the 4x400-meter relay and fourth in the 100 hurdles at the Dave Rankin Invite ... first place in the 400 hurdles and fifth in the 100 hurdles at the Jesse Owens Track Classic ... first place in the 400 hurdles at the Battle on the Bayou; placed fourth in the 4x4 and sixth in the 100H ... first place in the 4x4 relay and runner-up in the 400 hurdles at the Yellow Jacket Invitational ... All-Big Ten selection.

2014 Indoor (Redshirt Freshman) Competed in only one meet due to injury, finishing first in the 4x400-meter relay and second in the 60-meter hurdles (PR of 8.35) at the Buckeye Classic.

2013 Outdoor (Freshman) Placed 18th in the 400m hurdles and 19th in the 4x400m relay at the NCAA East Prelims ... named Big Ten Freshman of the Year after winning a gold medal in the 400m hurdles and silver medal in the 4x400m relay at the Big Ten championships; also placed sixth in the 100m hurdles and posted a PR of 57.46 in the prelims of the 400 H ... first place in the 400m hurdles at the Shamrock Invitational and at the Jesse Owens Classic ... runner-up in the 400m hurdles at the Drake Relays ... runner-up in the 100m hurdles at the Ohio Open ... took third in the 100m hurdles at Shamrock and at the UCF Invitational ... All-Big Ten selection.

2013 Indoor (Freshman) Finished seventh in the 60m hurdles (PR of 8.50) and 16th in the 400m at the Big Ten championships ... took fourth in the 60m hurdles at the Buckeye Tune-Up ... placed fifth in the 60m dash and 60m hurdles at the Buckeye Classic; helped Ohio State place first in the 4x400m relay ... also competed at the SPIRE D-I Invitational.

Old Mill High School Eight-time Maryland Class 4A state champion ... set a state record in the 300m hurdles at the 2012 state championships (41.31) ... 2012 Penn Relays champion in the 400m hurdles ... 2012 and 2011 Baltimore Sun All-Metro Girls Track and Field Performer of the Year ... No. 1-ranked high school hurdler in the country.

Alexis Franklin

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