Simmons breaks own school record in the pole vault
Buckeyes dominate in-state rivals in Athens
Ohio State in second place with 37 team points
March 12 - 18, 2013
OSU relays, hurdlers star at season opener in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
2015 Big Ten Distinguished Scholar
Three-time Academic All-Big Ten selection
Three-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete
High Jump - 1.73m/5-8.00
Pentathlon - 3348 pts.
Heptathlon - 4231 pts.
2014 Outdoor (Junior) Did not compete.
2014 Indoor (Junior) Competed in four events at the Buckeye Classic; finished first in the high jump ... ninth place in the high jump at the Kentucky Track & Field Invitational ... competed in the pentathlon at the Gladstein Invitational, notching a seventh-place finish, including a first-place performance in the high jump (season-best mark of 1.70 meters/5-7.00) ... participated in the high jump at the SPIRE NCAA D-1 Indoor T&F Invitational ... finished third in the high jump at the Buckeye Tune-Up ... represented Ohio State in the high jump at the Big Ten championships, finishing 16th overall.
2013 Outdoor (Sophomore) Placed third in the high jump and 13th in the long jump at the Shamrock Invitational ... sixth in the javelin and 12th in the high jump at the UCF Invitational ... sixth in high jump, ninth in 100m hurdles and 10th in shot put at the Jim Click Shootout ... finished eighth in the heptathlon at the All-Ohio championships.
2013 Indoor (Sophomore) Finished 11th in the pentathlon with a personal-best 3348 points at the Big Ten championships ... placed 10th in the pentathlon at the Kentucky Rod McCravy Memorial Meet ... took first in the high jump at the Buckeye Classic ... finished 12th in the 600m and 13th in the long jump at the Buckeye Tune-Up.
2012 Outdoor (Freshman) Season-best marks in the javelin (9.75m/32 ft.) and 100m hurdles (17.05) at the Jesse Owens Track Classic; placed 11th in the javelin.
2012 Indoor (Freshman) Sixth in the high jump at theBuckeye Tune-up ... competed in the pentathlon at the SPIRE Invitational; scored a PR of 2842 pts. ... third in the high jump at the Buckeye Classic and fourth at The Dual vs. Michigan.
Maplewood High School Three-time OHSAA state champion in the high jump ... two-time Northeast Athletic Conference MVP ... named Tribune Chronicle Athlete of the Year in 2011 ... also swam for Maplewood; state champion in the 50m freestyle senior year and two-time All-American.
Personal Father, Chuck Moxley, wrestled for Ohio State...uncle, Don Moxley, was a Big Ten champion wrestler for the Buckeyes...uncle, Tim Moxley, played football for Ohio State and the Washington Redskins.
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