Record number of athletes honored, including 16 with 4.0 grade-point averages for the year
Simmons wins pole vault, Bruton and Faust finish 1-2 in the 200m
Horn, Glover finish 2-3 in pentathlon
Sykes posts wins in the 60m and 200m
Buckeyes dominate in-state rivals in Athens
Big Ten Distinguished Scholar
Academic All-Big Ten selection
Ohio State Scholar-Athlete
Heptathlon - 4502 pts.
Pentathlon - 3517 pts.
Long Jump - 5.21m/17-1.00
2015 Outdoor (Junior) Seventh in the long jump at the All-Ohio championships.
2015 Indoor (Junior) Fourth place in the pentathlon at the SPIRE DI Invitational (3193 points) ... competed in four events at the Ohio State Invitational, highlighted by second-place finish in the long jump ... also competed at the Buckeye Tune-up.
2014 Outdoor (Sophomore) Finished 11th in the heptathlon at the Big Ten championships with a season-best score of 4240 ... 10th in the 100-meter hurdles, seventh in the shot put, and also competed in the 200-meter run at the Georgia Tech Yellow Jacket Invitational ... finished eighth in the javelin and long jump at the LSU Battle on the Bayou ... also competed at the Jesse Owens Track Classic and in three events at the Dave Rankin Invite.
2014 Indoor (Sophomore) Placed 13th in the pentathlon at the Big Ten championships (3447 points) ... earned runner-up in the pentathlon at the Gladstein Invitational with a personal-best score of 3517 ... competed in four events at the Buckeye Classic, earning fifth place in the long jump and seventh in the 60-meter hurdles ... also represented the Buckeyes at the Kentucky Invitational, Armory Collegiate Invitational and SPIRE NCAA D-1 Invitational.
2013 Outdoor (Freshman) Placed 11th in the heptathlon at the Big Ten championships with a score of 4389 ... took sixth in the heptathlon at the All-Ohio championships ... also competed for the Buckeyes at the Jim Click Shootout and Jesse Owens Classic.
2013 Indoor(Freshman) Placed 12th overall in the indoor pentathlon at the Kentucky Rod McCravy Memorial Meet ... took eighth in the shot put at the Buckeye Classic ... finished seventh in the 600m and eighth in the long jump at the Buckeye Tune-Up.
Waynesfield-Goshen High School Runner-up in the heptathlon at the 2011 USATF Junior National Championships ... third place in the pentathlon at the 2011 New Balance Indoor Nationals ... two-time OHSAA Division III State champion (100m hurdles, 4x100m relay) ... first place in the heptathlon at the 2012 USATF Region 5 Junior National Championships ... fourth place in the heptathlon at the 2011 World Youth Trials ... also lettered in basketball and cheerleading ... National Honor Society member.
Buckeye Spotlight - Kate Deaton