Bliss Soleyn
Bliss  Soleyn

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
St. John's, Antigua

High School:
Christ the King

Event:
Sprints

Major:
Health Professions Exploration

06/27/2016

Three Buckeyes Set to Represent Team USA the U-20 World Championships

Gray, Winters and Olatoye secure bids; Soleyn set to compete for Antigua

06/27/2016

Three Buckeyes Set to Represent USA at U-20 World Championships

Gray, Winters and Olatoye secure bids; Soleyn set to represent Antigua

01/07/2016

Buckeye Classic Opens the 2016 Season

Ohio State hosts annual season-opener Friday afternoon at French Field House

01/07/2016

Buckeye Classic Opens the 2016 Season

Ohio State hosts annual season-opener Friday afternoon at French Field House

01/11/2016

2016 Buckeye Classic

Photos by Walt Middleton

Academic Achievements
2016 Ohio State Scholar-Athlete

PRs

60m - 7.45
100m – 11.80
200m - 24.52

2017 Outdoor (Sophomore)
Third leg of the 4x100 that finished third at the Big Ten Championships with a readout of 45.46 … ran the fastest 100m dash time (11.80) of her career at the Big Ten Championships to finish in ninth place … member of the 4x100m that took gold with a clocking of 45.43 at the Jesse Owens Classic … aided the 4x200m relay to gold at the Tennessee Relays with a clocking of 1:35.85 … member of the 4x100m relay that placed second at the Drake Relays with a time of 45.37 to help Ohio State secure the HyVee Cup … helped 4x100m relay earn fourth-place finishes at the Baldy Castillo Invitational (44.91) and Tennessee Relays (45.20) … placed fifth at the Jesse Owens Classic in the 100m dash with a wind-aided time of 11.70 …

2017 Indoor (Sophomore)
Placed sixth in the 60m dash at the Big Ten Championships with a readout of 7.46 to help Ohio State place third as a team … claimed gold in the 200m dash at the Buckeye Classic with a readout 24.59 … registered second-place showings in the 60m dash at the Spire Invite (7.49) and Buckeye Tune Up (7.46) … clocked a 60m dash time of 7.59 at the Buckeye Classic to place fifth … recorded a pair of seventh-place showings in the 60m dash (7.66) and 200m dash (24.54) at the Kentucky Invitational … placed seventh in the 200m dash with a career-best time of 24.52 at the Spire Invite … finished 15th in the 200m dash at the Auburn Invitational with a clocking of 24.73 … competed at the Armory Track Invitational … ran career-best time of 7.45 in the 60m dash at the Big Ten Championships in the preliminary round.

2016 Outdoor (Freshman)
Notched a personal-best 100m dash of 12.05 at the Seminole Invitational … helped 4x200m relay team earn gold at the Alabama Relays with a time of 1:36.57 … helped 4x100m relay team finish fourth at the Jesse Owens Classic with a time of 46.18 … member of 4x100m relay team that placed fifth at the Seminole Invitational with a readout of 45.93 … helped 4x100m relay team (45.60) finish sixth at the LSU Battle on the Bayou … competed at the Drake Relays.

2016 Indoor (Freshman)
Took third in the 200m dash (25.51) and fourth in the 60m dash (personal best 7.64) at the Ohio State Invitational … finished fifth in the 60m dash at the Ohio State Opener with a readout of 7.71 … helped 4x400m relay squad place fourth at the Ohio State Opener with a time of 4:07.69 … registered a personal-best 200m dash time of 24.85 at the Spire NCAA Track and Field Invitational … competed at the Kentucky Invitational, Power 5 Invite and Armory Track Invitational … represented the Buckeyes at the Big Ten Championships in the 200m dash.

Christ the King High School
Fourth place in the 100-meter dash at the 2014 Youth Olympics in Nanjing, China … fourth place in the 100-meter dash and fifth in the 200 at the 2015 CARIFTA Games.