Buckeyes aim for bids to the NCAA outdoor championships
Thirty-one individual Buckeyes and four relay teams set to compete
OSU with 19 entries in seven championship races on the track Sunday
Ohio State finishes fourth in final team standings
Records in the sprint and distance medleys fall
Photos by Jeff Mills and Ohio State Athletics Communications
Photos by Jay LaPrete
Photos by Will Shilling
Ohio State track & field hosted the Buckeye Classic Jan. 9 at French Field House. Photos by Jeff Mills.
Photos by Walt Middleton Photography
2013 All-Big Ten selection (outdoor 4x400m relay)
2012 USTFCCCA Division I All-Academic team
Two-time Ohio State Scholar Athlete
60m hurdles - 8.38
100m hurdles - 13.37
400m - 54.66
2014 Outdoor (Junior) Represented Ohio State in the 100-meter hurdles at the NCAA East Prelims ... finished fourth in the 100-meter hurdles at the Big Ten championships in a personal-best time of 13.37 seconds; helped the 4x400-meter relay team to a sixth-place finish ... first place in both the 100-meter hurdles and 4x400-meter relay at the Dave Rankin Invitational ... runner-up in the 100 hurdles at the Jesse Owens Track Classic ... fourth in the 4x4, fifth in the 100H and fourth in the 400H (PR of 1:03.12) at the LSU Battle on the Bayou ... first place in the 4x4 relay, third in the 100 hurdles and sixth in the 400 hurdles at the Yellow Jacket Invitational ... also competed at the Drake Relays.
2014 Indoor (Junior) Placed fifth as member of Ohio State's 4x400-meter relay team (school indoor-record time of 3:37.44) and sixth in the 60-meter hurdles at the Big Ten championships; turned in a PR of 8.38 seconds in the 60H prelims ... first place in the 60-meter hurdles and runner-up in the 4x400-meter relay at the Buckeye Tune-up ... runner-up in the 400-meter dash and ninth in the 60-meter hurdles at the SPIRE D-1 Invitational ... first place in the 4x400-meter relay, third in the 400 dash (season-best 56.04) and ninth in the 60 hurdles at the Armory Collegiate Invitational ... runner-up in the 4x4 relay and third in the 60-meter hurdles at the Gladstein Invitational ... first in the 4x4 and sixth in the 60H at the Buckeye Classic ... also competed at the Kentucky Invitational.
2013 Outdoor (Sophomore) Represented OSU in the 100m hurdles and 4x400m relay at the NCAA East Prelims ... member of the runner-up 4x400m relay team at the Big Ten championships; finished fourth in the 100m hurdles (PR of 13.40) ... member of relay teams that took first (All-Ohio championships), runner-up (Jim Click Shootout) and sixth (Shamrock Invitational) in the 4x100m ... relay team placed third (UCF Invitational), fourth (Jim Click Shootout) and sixth (Drake Relays) in the 4x400m ... placed first in the 100m hurdles at three meets (Shamrock Invitational, Jesse Owens Classic and Ohio Open) ... runner-up in the 100m hurdles at the UCF Invitational and the All-Ohio championships ... All-Big Ten selection.
2013 Indoor (Sophomore) Placed sixth in the 400m (PR of 54.66), eighth in the 60m hurdles and helped Ohio State finish third in the 4x400m relay at the Big Ten championships ... 4x400m relay team finished first at two meets (Buckeye Classic, Gladstein Invitational), third at three meets (Kentucky Rod McCravy Memorial Meet, Armory Collegiate Invitational and Buckeye Tune-Up) and fourth at the SPIRE NCAA D-I Track Invitational ... runner-up in the 60m hurdles and fifth in the 400m at the Gladstein Invitational ... first in the 400m and eighth in the 60m hurdles at the SPIRE NCAA D-I Track Invitational ... third in the 60m hurdles (PR of 8.45)and sixth in the 60m at the Buckeye Tune-Up.
2012 Outdoor (Freshman) Represented Ohio State in the 100m hurdles at the NCAA East Prelims, finishing 23rd overall ... sixth place in the 100m hurdles at the Big Ten championships ... first place in the 100H at the Toledo Invitational ... fifth in the Sprint Medley and 10th in the Distance Medley at the Penn Relays ... posted a PR of 13.41 to win the college section of the 100m hurdles at the Tom Jones Memorial ... first in the 4x400m relay and seventh in the 100 hurdles at the Jesse Owens Track Classic ... second in the 4x4 relay and 10th in the 100H at the Jim Click Shootout ... sixth in the 100m hurdles at the UCF Invitational.
2012 Indoor (Freshman) Finished 13th in the 60m hurdles at the Big Ten championships ... fifth in the 60m hurdles at the Buckeye Tune-up ... finished sixth in the 60 hurdles at the Don Kirby Elite; posted a PR of 8.45 in the prelims ... second in the 60m hurdles and third in the 200m at the Illinois Orange and Blue Open ... fifth in the 200m and seventh in the 60m hurdles at The Dual ... third in the 200m and fifth in the 60m hurdles at the Buckeye Classic.
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