Women's Track & Field

Alexis Thomas

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Huber Heights, Ohio

High School:
Wayne

Position:
Throws

Major:
Industrial and Systems Engineering

Alexis Thomas

04/23/2013

Athletics Good Stuff

April 16 - 22, 2013

04/20/2013

Thomas Breaks Own School Record in the Hammer at JOTC

Buckeyes claim wins in five events

04/17/2013

Buckeyes Play Host to Jesse Owens Track Classic

More than 450 athletes set to compete Friday and Saturday at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium

04/12/2013

Buckeyes Wrap Day One at the All-Ohio Championships

Ohio State in second place with 37 team points

04/11/2013

Buckeyes Battle for the All-Ohio Title in Athens

Ohio State challenges in-state rivals at the All-Ohio championships Friday and Saturday

Athletic Accolades
2013 First Team All-American (weight throw)
2013 Second Team All-American (hammer throw)
2012 U.S. Olympic Trials participant
2012 Honorable Mention All-American (hammer throw)
Two-time Big Ten champion in the hammer throw
Ohio State school-record holder in the hammer (65.48m/214-10.00)
Big Ten championship meet-record holder in the hammer (64.62m/212-0.00)
2012 Big Ten Field Athlete of the Year (outdoor)
2012 Big Ten Field Athlete of the Championships (outdoor)
Three-time All-Big Ten honoree

PRs
Discus - 42.27m/138-8.25
Hammer Throw - 65.48m/214-10.00
Weight Throw - 21.13m/69-4.00

2013 Outdoor(Senior) NamedSecond Team All-America with a 12th-place finish in the hammer throw at the NCAA championships ... fifth place in the hammer at the NCAA East Prelims ...Big Ten champion in the hammer throw ...set apersonal and school record with a runner-up performance of 65.48m (214-10.00)in the hammer throw at the Jesse Owens Classic ... runner-up in the hammer throw at the Ashland Alumni Open ... first in the hammer throw at the Jim Click Shootout and All-Ohio championships ... All-Big Ten selection.

2013 Indoor(Senior) Earned First Team All-America honors with an eighth-place finish in the weight throw at the NCAA championships ... achieved a personal record of 21.13m (69-4.00)with a fourth-place finish in the weight throw at the Big Ten championships ... first in weight throw at theBuckeye Classic... runner-up in the weight throw at the Gladstein Invitational andBuckeye Tune-Up ... third in weight throw at the SPIRE NCAA D-I Track Invitational ... fifth in weight throw at the 2013 Armory Collegiate Invitational ... sixth in weight throw at the Kentucky Rod McCravy Memorial Meet.

2012 Outdoor (Junior) Earned Honorable Mention All-American honors with an 18th-place finish in the hammer throw at the NCAA championships ... sixth place in the hammer throw at the NCAA East Prelims (60.43m/198-3.25) ... named Big Ten Field Athlete of the Year and Athlete of the Championships after setting a new Big Ten meet- and Ohio State school-record in the hammer throw with her winning throw of 64.62m (212 ft.) at the Big Ten championships ... fifth place in the hammer at the Penn Relays ... runner-up in the hammer at the All-Ohio championships ... fourth in the hammer at the Jesse Owens Track Classic ... fourth in the hammer at the Jim Click Shootout ... hammer throw champion at the UCF Invitational; also set a new PR in the discus (42.27m/138-8.25), finishing 17th overall ... All-Big Ten selection (hammer).

2012 Indoor (Junior) Second Team All-Big Ten selection after a runner-up finish in the weight throw at the Big Ten championships (new PR of 20.48m/67-2.25) ... third place in the weight throw at the Alex Wilson Invitational ... sixth place in the weight at the Don Kirby Elite ... runner-up in theweight at the Meyo Invitational (20.15m/66-1.25) ... fourth place in the weight at the Rod McCravy Memorial ... second place in the weight at the OSU-Michigan Dual ... runner-up in the weight throw at the Buckeye Classic; set a new collegiate-best in the shot put as well (11.59m/38-00.25), finishing ninth overall.

2011 Outdoor (Sophomore) Competed in the hammer throw at the NCAA East Prelims (53.85m/176-8.25) ... finished fourth in the hammer at the Big Ten championships (57.88m/189-10.75) ... set a season best in the hammer at the Jesse Owens Track Classic (58.55m/192-1.00) to place fourth ... took third in the hammer at the Dave Rankin Invitational (54.19m/177-9.50) ... won the hammer at the Jim Click Shootout (57.17m/187-6.75) and the Big Ten vs. SEC Challenge (56.55m/185-6.50).

2011 Indoor (Sophomore) Placed fifth in the weight throw at the Big Ten championships (season best 19.16m/62-10.25) ... third place in the weight throw at the New Balance Invitational (18.90m/62-0.25)...took first in the weight throw at the Michigan Dual (18.42m/60-5.25) and second at the Buckeye Classic (16.72m/54-10.25).

2010 Outdoor (Freshman) Seventh place in the hammer throw at the Big Ten championships (52.98m/173-9.75) ... set aseason best of 53.16m (174-5.00) in the hammer at the Tiger Track Classic, finishing seventh ... fourth in the hammer at the Lenny Lyles Invite.

2010 Indoor (Freshman) Finished 16th in the weight throw at the Big Ten championships with a season best of 17.09m (56-0.75) ... runner-up in the weight at the Buckeye Tune-up and fourth at the Buckeye Classic.

Wayne High School Third place in the discus at both the 2009 & 2008 OHSAA Championships ... eighth place at the 2009 Midwest Meet of Champions ... set ahigh school bestof 16.34m/53-7.50 in the weight throw at the 2009 OATCCC Indoor Championships, finishing first.

Alexis Thomas

Shop for OSU Gear
buckeye vision suscribe log in Buckeye Vision
divider line