April 16 - 22, 2013
Sophomore crosses finish line in season-best time of 10:38.72
Buckeyes dominate in-state rivals in Athens
Ohio State in second place with 37 team points
Thomas stars as Ohio State totals 102 team points.
Ohio State track and field hosts the Buckeye Classic at French Field House.
Photos by Jeff Mills
2013 Outdoor (Sophomore) Represented Ohio State in the 3000m steeplechase at the Big Ten championships ... finished first in the 2000m steeplechase at the Toledo Collegiate Challenge and in the 3000m steeplechase at the Jesse Owens Classic ... placed third in the 3000m steeplechase and sixth in the 3000m at the Jim Click Shootout ... took fourth in the 3000m steeplechase and fifth in the 5000m at the All Ohio Championships.
2013 Indoor (Sophomore) Competed for the Buckeyes in the 5000m at the Big Ten championships ... placed third in the 3000m at the Buckeye Classic ... took third place in the 500m at the Kentucky Rod McCravy Memorial Meet ... placed fifth in the mile and finished first in the 3000m at the Buckeye Tune-Up ... achieved personal records in the 3000m (9:53.50) and 5000m (17:11.68) at the SPIRE NCAA D-I Track Invitational ... also competed at the Gladstein Invitational.
2012 Outdoor (Freshman) Turned in a PR performance in the 3000m steeplechase at the NCAA East Prelims (10:27.94) ... ran the steeplechase and 5000m at the Big Ten championships; PR time of 17:16.35 in the 5000m ... second in steeplechase at Toledo Invitational ... fourth in 5000m run at All-Ohio Championships ... 1500m PR (4:45.78) at the UCF Invitational.
2012 Indoor (Freshman) Won the mile run in aPR of 5:02.93 at the Buckeye Tune-up ... ninth place in the 3000m run at The Dual vs. Michigan.
South Fayette High School 2011 Pennsylvania Class AA state champion in the 3200m run ... 2010 runner-up in the 3200m run.