Buckeye women take third
Forty-three student-athletes will be interning this summer
Nine athletes qualify for finals on the track
J.C. Murasky wins again in the shot put
Simmons breaks own school record in the pole vault
Two-time Academic All-Big Ten selection (2016, 2017)
Three-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete (2015, 2016, 2017)
60m – 7.99
Long Jump – 5.81m (19-0.75)
Triple Jump – 12.50m (41-0.25)
2017 Outdoor (Junior)
Captured silver at the Baldy Castillo Invitational in the triple jump with a mark of 11.65m (38-2.75) … long jumped 5.56m (18-3) at the All-Ohio Championships to secure silver … registered a fourth-place finish in the triple jump at the Tennessee Relays with a season-best leap of 12.24m (40-2) … finished seventh in the triple jump at the Jesse Owens Classic with a bound of 11.51m (37-9.25) … season-best long jump of 5.68m (18-7.75) came at the Baldy Castillo Invitational for an eighth-place finish … took 11th in the triple jump at the Drake Relays (11.85m/38-10.5) … finished in 12th place at the Big Ten Championships in the triple jump with a wind-aided mark of 12.17m (39-11.25) … recorded a long jump of 5.54m (18-2.25) at the Tennessee Relays to finish in 13th place … long jumped 5.46m (17-11) at the Jesse Owens Classic for a 14th-place finish … clocked a career-best 200m dash of 27.10 at the Baldy Castillo Invitational.
2017 Indoor (Junior)
Placed eighth in the triple jump at the Big Ten Championships with a career-best leap of 12.50m (41-0.25) to help Ohio State place third as a team … garnered silver in the long jump at the Buckeye Classic with a leap of 5.54m (18-2.25) … recorded a triple jump of 12.26m (40-2.75) at the Buckeye Tune Up to collect silver … captured bronze in the triple jump at the Buckeye Classic with a bound of 11.47m (37-7.75) … finished in fourth place at the Auburn Invitational in the triple jump with a mark of 11.39m (37-4.50) … registered a fourth-place finish in the long jump at the Buckeye Tune Up with a jump of 5.58m (18-3.75) … placed eighth at the Spire Invite with a triple jump of 11.61m (38-1.25) … long jump of 4.84m (15-10.50) at the Auburn Invitational was the eighth best of the event … registered an 11th-place showing in the triple jump at the Kentucky Invitational with a mark of 11.19m (36-8.50) … placed 12th in the long jump at the Big Ten Championships with a season best of 5.69m (18-8) … long jumped 5.25m (17-2.75) at the Spire Invite for a 12th-place finish … clocked a season-best time of 8.15 in the 60m dash at the Meyo Invitational.
2016 Outdoor (Sophomore)
Earned a second-place finish in the triple jump at the Power Conference Cardinal and Gold with a wind-aided mark of 11.59 meters (38-0.25) … finished fourth in the long jump at the Power Conference and Gold with a season-best bound of 5.58 meters (18-3.75) … placed ninth in the triple jump at the LSU Battle on the Bayou with a bound of 11.62 meters (38-1.5) … competed at the Alabama Relays.
2016 Indoor (Sophomore)
Took gold in the long jump at the Ohio State Opener with a mark of 5.36 meters (17-7) … registered a personal-best long jump (5.81 meters/19-0.75) at the Big Ten Championships to finish eighth … finished third in the long jump with a bound of 5.77 meters (18-11.25) at the Spire NCAA Track and Field Invitational … registered a personal-best triple jump of 11.80 meters (38-8.75) at the Armory Track Invitational … took fifth place in the triple jump at the Kentucky Invitational with a mark of 11.46 meters (37-7.25) … competed at Power 5 Invite and Armory Track Invitational.
2015 Outdoor (Freshman)
Set season-best marks in the both the long jump (5.36 meters/17-7.00) and triple jump (11.46 meters/37-7.25) at the Jesse Owens Classic ... third in the triple jump and fourth in the long jump at the Ashland Alumni Open ... fifth in the long jump at the All-Ohio championships.
2015 Indoor (Freshman)
Represented Ohio State in the long jump at the Big Ten championships ... third in the long jump at the Ohio State Invitational ... also competed at the Meyo Invitational, SPIRE DI Invitational and Buckeye Tune-up.
Big Walnut High School
2013 OHSAA Division I state champion in the long jump ... 2012 OHSAA Division I state runner-up in the long jump ... OATCCC Division I state champion in the long jump for three consecutive years (2012-14); meet-record holder (5.70 meters/18-8.25) ... back-to-back OATCCC Division I state champion in the triple jump (2013-14).
Ray is Golden in the 60m Hurdles