Women's track named All-Academic team
Buckeyes aim for bids to the NCAA outdoor championships
Thirty-one individual Buckeyes and four relay teams set to compete
Ohio State finishes fourth in final team standings
Walton wins high jump at Stanford, Murasky victorious in shot put and discus at Miami
2015 USTFCCCA Academic All-American
Two-time Academic All-Big Ten selection
Three-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete
Long Jump - 5.93m/19-5.50
Triple Jump - 12.54m/41-1.75
2014 Outdoor (Junior) Placed 10th in the triple jump and 13th in the long jump at the Big Ten championships ... fourth place in the triple jump and eighth in the long jump at the Dave Rankin Invite ... runner-up in the long jump at the Jesse Owens Track Classic ... third in the triple jump and sixth in the long jump at the LSU Battle on the Bayou ... finished third in the triple jump at the Yellow Jacket Invitational with a personal-best mark of 12.39 meters (40-7.75); placed fourth in the long jump with a personal-best distance of 5.93 meters (19-5.50)... also competed at the Drake Relays.
2014 Indoor (Junior) Finished 10th in the long jump and 14th in the triple jump (season-best distance of 12.06 meters/39-7.00) at the Big Ten championships ... first place in the long jump at the Buckeye Tune-up (season-best mark of 5.84 meters/19-2.00); runner-up in the triple jump ... eighth in the long jump and 11th in the triple jump at the SPIRE NCAA D-1 Invitational ... also competed at the Gladstein Invitational and Kentucky Invitational.
2013 Outdoor (Transfer) Did not compete
2013 Indoor (Transfer) Finished first in the triple jump and fourth in the long jump at the Buckeye Classic.
Tahoma Senior High School 2010 Washington State 4A champion in the triple jump ... won the long jump and triple jump at the 2010 West Central District and South Puget Sound League championships ... school record holder in the long jump (5.48m/18-0.00) ... also lettered in cheerleading.
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