Karrington Winters
Karrington  Winters

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Reynoldsburg, Ohio

High School:
New Albany

Event:
Sprints

Major:
Strategic Communication

05/15/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

04/11/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

04/04/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

03/14/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

03/06/2017

Ohio State Athletics Announces 2017 Huntington Bucks Go Pro Class

Forty-three student-athletes will be interning this summer

06/10/2016

2016 NCAA Women's Outdoor T&F Championships

Photos by Walt Middleton

04/27/2016

2016 Jesse Owens Classic

Photos by Will Shilling

Athletic Accolades
Two-time First Team All-American (2017 indoor and outdoor 4x400m relay)
2016 Second Team All-American (outdoor 4x400m relay)
Two-time Big Ten Champion (2017 600m run indoors, 2017 4x400m relay outdoors)
Two-time First Team All-Big Ten selection
Two-time Second Team All-Big Ten selection
Member of three of the four fastest indoor 4x400m relays in program history

Academic Achievements
Two-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete (2016, 2017)
2017 Academic All-Big Ten selection
2017 Big Ten Distinguished Scholar

School Records
Indoor 4x400m relay - 3:31.23
Indoor 600m run – 1:27.60

PRs
200m – 24.19
400m – 53.67
600m - 1:27.60
800m - 2:12.64

2017 Outdoor (Sophomore)
Second leg of the 4x400m relay that earned First Team All-America honors at the NCAA Championships with an eighth-place showing (3:31.36) … second leg of the 4x400m relay that claimed gold at the Big Ten Championships with a clocking of 3:32.76 … took eighth in the 400m dash at the Big Ten Championships with a readout of 55.13 … helped the 4x400m relay to a fourth-place finish at the Florida Relays with the No. 2 time in program history (3:29.04) … captured gold in the 400m dash at the Tennessee Relays with a readout of 53.84 … helped 4x200m relay take first at the Tennessee Relays (1:35.85) … ran on the 4x400m relay team that placed second at the Drake Relays with a time of 3:35.23 to help Ohio State secure the HyVee Cup … member of the sprint medley relay that clocked the third-fastest time in program history at the Florida Relays with a readout of 3:52.54 to finish second … registered a pair of second-place finish in the 400m dash at the Jesse Owens Classic (54.49) and Baldy Castillo Invitational (54.58) … helped the 4x400m relay garner bronze at the Jesse Owens Classic (3:47.74) … placed fourth in the 200m dash at the Jesse Owens Classic with a wind-aided readout of 23.94 … registered a career-best time of 24.19 in the 200m dash at the Baldy Castillo Invitational for a ninth-place showing … clocked a career-best time in the 400m dash (53.67) in the preliminary rounds at the Big Ten Championships.

2017 Indoor (Sophomore)
Set the school record (1:27.60) in the 600m run at the Big Ten Championships to win her first-career individual conference title to help Ohio State place third as a team … second leg of the women’s 4x400m relay that set the school record with a time of 3:31.23 at the NCAA Championships to place sixth and become the first women’s 4x400m relay in school history to earn First Team All-American honors … helped the 4x400m relay to a runner-up finish at the Big Ten Championships (3:32.84) … claimed gold in the 400m dash at the Buckeye Tune Up with a readout of 55.53 … clocked a time of 1:32.76 at the Buckeye Classic in the 600m run to win gold … help the 4x400m relay to first-place finishes at the Kentucky Invitational (3:37.97) and Auburn Invitational (3:36.48) … registered a pair of second-place showings in the 400m dash at the Auburn Invitational (season-best 54.15) and Armory Track Invitational (54.21) … helped 4x400m relay to a silver showing at the Buckeye Tune Up (3:47.82) … aided the 4x400m relay team in running a time of 3:40.00 at the Armory Track Invitational to garner bronze … member of the 4x400m relay squad that finished fifth at the Tyson Invitational with a time of 3:38.76 … took ninth in the 400m dash at the Tyson Invitational (54.48) … clocked a season-best 200m dash time of 24.58 at the Armory Track Invitational.

2016 Outdoor (Freshman)
Named Second Team All-American for being the lead leg on the 4x400m relay team that placed 16th at the NCAA Championships … competed at the 2016 IAAF U20 Championships in the 400m dash … member of the 4x400m relay team that finished second at the Big Ten Championships with the second-fastest time in program history (3:31.59) … registered personal-best 400m dash time of 54.11 at the Power Conference Cardinal and Gold to finish sixth … helped 4x400m relay squad earn gold at the Alabama Relays (3:36.31), Jesse Owens Classic (3:40.29) and Drake Relays (3:33.32) … notched personal-best 800m run time of 2:12.64 at the LSU Battle on the Bayou … member of 4x400m relay team that placed third at Power Conference Cardinal and Gold (3:47.07), LSU Battle on the Bayou (3:35.72) and Seminole Invitational (3:35.82) … helped 4x800m relay team place fifth at the Drake Relays with a readout of 8:42.56.

2016 Indoor (Freshman)
Anchor leg of the 4x400m relay team that set the school record with a time of 3:32.88 at the Big Ten Championships to finish second … placed fourth in the 600m run at the Big Ten Championships with a readout of 1:30.28 … captured gold in the 600m run at the Ohio State Opener with a time of 1:33.68 … helped 4x400m relay squads finish first at the Kentucky Invitational (3:36.16) and the Spire NCAA Track and Field Invitational (3:33.38) … ran on 4x400m relay teams that finished fourth at the Power 5 Invite (3:37.28) and third at the Armory Track Invitational (3:38.57) … placed fifth in the 400m dash at the Kentucky Invitational with a time of 55.77 … collected a fourth-place finish in the 600m run at the Spire NCAA Track and Field Invitational with a readout of 1:30.98.

New Albany High School
Three-time OHSAA Division I state champion in the 400-meter dash … two-time OATCCC Division I state indoor champion in the 400-meter dash … owned the top 400-meter time in the state all four years of high school ... fifth place in the 100-meter dash at the 2013 OHSAA DI Outdoor Championships … third place in the 400 at the 2013 New Balance Outdoor Nationals; sixth in 2015.

Personal
Coached by former Ohio State/Big Ten champion Otis Winston at New Albany High School.