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Feb. 28, 2005

Columbus, Ohio – Joel Brown and Rob Myers, who both earned All-America honors in their senior seasons with the Ohio State men’s track and field team in 2004, turned in top marks in their respective events at the 2005 USA Track and Field Indoor Championships Feb. 25-27 at the Reggie Lewis Track and Athletics Center in Boston, Mass. Brown and Myers currently serve as volunteer assistant coaches for the 2005 Ohio State track and field team.

Brown, who was a three-time Big Ten hurdles champion in his OSU career, won the men’s 60-meter hurdles Sunday with a time of 7.60. As a competitor for Nike, Brown bettered the 7.63 clocked by teammate Anwar Moore.

Myers, also a multiple All-American and past Big Ten champion, placed second in the 1,500-meter run Saturday with a mark of 3:45.18. Myers is a member of Team Reebok.

Both Brown and Myers have completed indoor competition in the U.S. The pair will run at the 2005 Jesse Owens Track Classic May 6-7 at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium.

More information on the 2005 USA Track and Field Indoor Championships can be found at www.usatf.org.

Columbus, Ohio – Joel Brown and Rob Myers, who both earned All-America honors in their senior seasons with the Ohio State men’s track and field team in 2004, turned in top marks in their respective events at the 2005 USA Track and Field Indoor Championships Feb. 25-27 at the Reggie Lewis Track and Athletics Center in Boston, Mass. Brown and Myers currently serve as volunteer assistant coaches for the 2005 Ohio State track and field team.

Brown, who was a three-time Big Ten hurdles champion in his OSU career, won the men’s 60-meter hurdles Sunday with a time of 7.60. As a competitor for Nike, Brown bettered the 7.63 clocked by teammate Anwar Moore. Myers, also a multiple All-American and past Big Ten champion, placed second in the 1,500-meter run Saturday with a mark of 3:45.18. Myers is a member of Team Reebok.

Both Brown and Myers have completed indoor competition in the U.S. The pair will run at the 2005 Jesse Owens Track Classic May 6-7 at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium.

More information on the 2005 USA Track and Field Indoor Championships can be found at www.usatf.org.

Men 60 Meter Hurdles Name Year Team Finals ================================================================ 1 Joel Brown Nike 7.60 2 Anwar Moore Nike 7.63 3 David Payne Unattached 7.64 4 Jermaine Cooper Unattached 7.67 5 Dexter Faulk Unattached 7.69 6 Kenneth Ferguson Unattached 7.70 7 Derrick Williams Central State OH 7.92 8 David Oliver Holyfield Intl. 8.13

Men 1500 Meter Run Name Team Finals ================================================================ 1 Scott McGowan New Balance 3:44.06 2 Rob Myers Reebok 3:45.18 3 Charlie Gruber Nike 3:46.11 4 Ryan Kleimenhagen Wisc-Platteville 3:46.55 5 Grant Robison Reebok 3:46.58 6 Casey Batey Unattached 3:47.04 7 Matt Groose Wisconsin Rrt 3:47.13 8 Brad Lowery Unattached 3:47.98 9 Ray Weeden Unattached 3:48.91 10 Ben Houltberg Oklahoma Athletics 3:50.64 11 A.J. Suravicz St. Francis 3:53.98