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Track and field: Hammer time for Ohio State May 9, 2013

Honors and historical success suggest there is a weight of expectations on Alexis Thomas, whose specialty involves twirling in a circle four times and throwing a 20-pound ball attached to a wire. (via Buckeye Xtra Sports)

Pair of School Records Fall at GVSU Tune-Up Feb 15, 2013

The fifth-ranked Grand Valley State men's track and field team made the most of its final indoor meet before conference championships, hitting nine provisional qualifying marks and breaking two school records on Friday (Feb. 15) inside the Kelly Family Sports Center. (via www.gvsulakers.com)

Wayne grad aims high at Olympic Trials Jun 20, 2012

Realistically, Alexis Thomas knows her best chance of making the United States Olympic Track and Field team is for the 2016 Games in Rio De Janerio, Brazil, and beyond.
  “But I never dreamed all this would’ve happened to me in the last month,” she said. “So I can dream of making the team this year and going to London. Stranger things have happened.”   Thomas, a junior at Ohio State from Wayne High School, will get a chance to fulfill that dream today as the U.S. Olympic Track and Field trials begin in a nine-day run in Oregon. (via http://www.daytondailynews.com/)

Wayne boys win team track title May 26, 2012

Jake Brumfield’s name was almost nowhere to be found among Internet gurus predicting distance winners at Dayton Division I regional track and field finals Friday night at Welcome Stadium. “I missed the first three weeks of the season with a bad hamstring,” the Vandalia Butler sophomore said. “So I haven’t really been getting into great running shape until the last few weeks.” (via http://www.daytondailynews.com)

Day to remember for Wayne's Latimer siblings May 25, 2012

DAYTON — It was a great evening for the Latimer family of Huber Heights Wednesday at Welcome Stadium. Within five minutes, Cindi, a senior at Wayne, and her sophomore brother, Jordan, qualified for the state Division I high school track and field meet next week in Columbus. (via http://www.daytondailynews.com/)

Announcing the First OHRunners Ohio High School Hammer Championship May 25, 2012

The First OHRunners Ohio High School Hammer Championship will take place June 3rd, 2012 on the Ohio Wesleyan University campus in Delaware, Ohio.  The meet is designed for any athlete that is interested in throwing the hammer to get a chance compete, but to also showcase the elite hammer throwers that the state continues to produce.  Ohio currently has three athletes in the top 10 in the hammer throw in the nation. On the boys side Bryn Campbell (Canal Winchester) is ranked 5th with a throw of 209-2 and Darien Thornton (Wayne) is ranked 8th at 202-2.  For the girls, Erica King (Cuyahoga Falls) is ranked 9th with a throw of 158-11.

2012 Rod Russel Mason Invitational Preveiw Chip Dobson May 1, 2012

Much of this meet obviously depends on who runs what.... but regardless, this meet will be loaded, and some great battles will no doubt occur. In the 110 Hurdles, the matchup between Asad Maiden of Mason vs. Joey Wilkin of Westerville North and the ever-improving Leonard Staten of Wayne should be a great start. The 300s should also be fun with 8 athletes coming to the meet all under 41, and a few under 40.

Marshall’s Oliver a 
4-time winner at Wayne Invitational Apr 29, 2012

HUBER HEIGHTS — Thurgood Marshall’s Alante Oliver, one of the state’s top Division II sprinters, added more credentials to his resume Friday night. He was a double winner in the 100 and 200 meters and a member of the first-place 800- and 1,600-meter relay teams at the Wayne Invitational. (via DaytonDailyNews.com )

2012 Wayne Invitational Preview Michael Fernandez Apr 22, 2012

With 41 schools and 17 conferences represented, the Wayne Invitational will have interest piqued across the state.  The meet has grown to one of the premeir events to showcase talented teams and individuals in Southwestern Ohio as well as across the state.  This meet will be a true balance of sprints, hurdles, distance and field events.  The team championship is truly up for grabs, for both boys and girls.

2011 Rod Russell Mason Invitational Preview Chip Dobson May 4, 2011

The Rod Russell Mason Invitational this weekend promises to be a great event.  Things kick off with field events at 4:15, and running prelims of the short sprints at 4:30.   After Senior Night and the 4x800s the meet begins.

2010 Wayne Warrior Preview Michael Fernandez Apr 27, 2010

This year’s Wayne Invitational will bring out some of the best talent statewide in track and field.  Individual state champions as well as former team champions are recognizable when you see the teams competing.

Week In Review: Bogle sets two OH #1, US Top 10 marks Jan 24, 2010

Wayne senior Demoye Bogle has been on fire the last two weeks.  This week Demoye won three events, the 60m hurdles, 60m dash and the 200m dash, and both of the 60m races are current OH #1 and US Top 10 times.  Last week Bogle posted an OH #1 and a US Top 10 time in the 55m dash on his way to winning four individual events.

GWOC Virtual Meets May 10, 2009

While Virtual Meets are just a prediction of available statistics, this will be a good jumping off point for discussion of the upcoming Division and Conference meets.  Realize that the virtual meet feature allows teams to score more than two people in an event.

Ohio Girls in the Top 100 National Rankings Apr 20, 2009

Ohio Girls ranked in the top 100 nationally as of 4/19/09.  Ohio is well represented in the discus and the distance relays. Erin Pendleton has the second best discus throw, Taylor Burke has the third best High jump and Stephanie Morgan has the third best 1600m time.  Other top 10 performances include Alexis Thomas in the hammer throw, Mahagony Jones in the 200m Dash and the Magnificat 4x800m Team.

Beach Run Invitational Itinerary Mar 30, 2009

Itinerary for the Beach Run Invite on 4/4/09.  Bus leaves at 8:00am sharp from the Athletic Office on 4/3/09 and will return home around 2:00am on 4/6/09.

Weekend Wrap-Up: Feb. 7th Feb 9, 2009

Another week down and another set of great marks on the performance lists.  Eight new Ohio leading marks were set this past weekend, two on the boys side and six on the ladies side.  Relays, Sprint and throws lead the way in the new Ohio leading marks.

Hyleas Fountain Visits Wayne High School Feb 4, 2009

Beijing Olympic Silver Medalist, Hyleas Fountain, recently visited Wayne High School to talk about goal setting.  Hyleas related her dreams of being an Olympic athlete and what it takes to achieve your goals to select students in her hour long talk. 

Weekend Wrap-Up: January 23-25 Jan 26, 2009

Fast times, new state leaders and US top 10 performances were all over the Ohio High School Indoor Track and Field scene this past weekend.  Ohio State, Akron, Findlay and Marietta all provided exciting meets and terrific marks for this early in the season.

Gourley's List - US High School Weight Throw Performance List 1-22-09 Jan 23, 2009

MileSplit would like to thank Bob Gourley for his many hours spent tracking down weight results and compiling this list to help in our own endevours of having the most comprehensive rankings for High School Track and Field in the country.  Check back weekly for updated performance lists.

Cedarville Early Bird Recap Jan 19, 2009

Cedarville, a notoriously long meet, wrapped up quite early on Saturday, but still provided many fast times and good marks.  Good sprints, a strong distance field, and many great marks in the field events provided for a memorable meet.

January 9th and 10th Recap Jan 11, 2009

A weekend of messy weather had some teams cancelling, while other teams had some impressive individual marks in the second weekend of Ohio Indoor Track and Field Competition

Western Ohio Officials Recap Jan 4, 2009

Erik Kynard soars to a leap of 7'2.5" in the high jump to set the current US #1 mark in that event, and besting the rest of the US by over six inches. (Photo by Mike Fernandez) The opening meet of the 2009 Ohio High School Track and Field Season opened up with two very impressive performances in the field events.  Senior Erik Kynard (Rogers) recorded a US-leading high jump of 7'2.5", adding to his field house record from last year by an inch. In the Weight Throw, junior Justin Welch (Eastwood) threw the US #2 mark in the 25lbs. Weight Throw with a heave of 70'11.75".

WarriorElk Challange Collects Over 2,800 Books for Children's Medical Center May 14, 2008

The dual meet called the WarriorElk Challange: Race2Read Dual was a huge success in its first year. At final count the two teams came together to donate a whopping 2,862 books to the Children's Medical Center in Dayton Ohio. Following the success of the Volley For The Cure in the fall, head coaches, Mike Fernandez of Wayne and Matt Somerlot of Centerville, wanted to create a dual meet for their two teams to compete in that would also give back to the community in some way.

Weekend Recap Jan. 26-27 2008 Jan 28, 2008

With only three meets going on in the state this weekend, and only two of the meets being qualifying meets for the OATCCC Indoor Ohio State Championships, the weekend was pretty quiet. 

Weekend Wrap Up Jan 19th & 20th Jan 20, 2008

It was the first busy weekend for Ohio Indoor Track and Field with seven different meets taking to the track to heat up the competition for qualifying to the state meet. Many great performances were ran, jump and thrown this weekend. Click on the title to read about each meet.

First Marietta HS Open Recap Jan 14, 2008

While the second official weekend of Indoor Track and Field only had one meet, some big performances were turned in at Marietta College in their first of four high school indoor meets this year. Kayla Caldwell goes big in the girls pole vault and we finally have leaders in the weight throw. 

Western Ohio Officials Invitational Recap Scott Bush Jan 7, 2008

The first meet of the Ohio High School Indoor Track and Field season has now come and gone.  Many athletes competed at Ohio Northern University for the season opening Western Ohio Officials Invitational, including the leading High Jumper in the nation, Erik Kynard.