May 4, 2022

Ohio State Sends Six to Billy Hayes Invitational Friday


Ohio State at Billy Hayes Invitational

Date: Friday, May 6, 2022

Time: All Day

Venue: Robert C. Haugh Track & Field Complex (Bloomington, Ind.)

Meet information: Schedule | Live Results

Roster: Ohio State (women) (men)


COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State track and field team is scheduled to send six student-athletes to the Billy Mays Invitational, hosted by Indiana University, on Friday. Mallory Mulzer, Cameron Cooper and Nick Miller will run the 800m, while Kashawn Baptiste and Amir Metts will compete in the 200m and 400m and David Palmer in the 400m hurdles.

  • The Buckeyes traveled to the 126th Penn Relays last weekend, putting together a record-breaking weekend. The Ohio State men and women each broke two program relay records.
  • Jaydan Wood, Yanique Dayle, Alyssa Marsh and Bryannia Murphy broke the women’s outdoor 4x400m relay record by finishing in 3:28.07.
  • Mary Figler, Gia Napoleon, Aziza Ayoub and Mulzer finished the 4x800m relay in just 8:25.04, breaking the previous outdoor record by more than five seconds.
  • On the men’s side, Kainnan Ramsey, Praise Olatoke, Armani Modeste and Nick Miller broke the program’s outdoor sprint medley relay record (3:18.19), a record that had stood for 40 years.
  • The Buckeye men also broke the distance medley relay record with Nathaniel Tamminga, Cameron Cooper, Alex Kenish and Sean Carney running a 9:49.01.

Top-16 Rankings (according to

  • First – Women’s Shot Put: Adelaide Aquilla (18.94m)
  • Third – Women’s 200m: Anavia Battle (22.42)
  • Third – Men’s 400m: Tyler Johnson (44.95)’
  • Fourth – Men’s High Jump: Shaun Miller Jr. (2.23m)
  • Eighth – Women’s 100m: Anavia Battle (11.06)
  • Ninth – Women’s 4x400m relay: Jaydan Wood, Yanique Dayle, Alyssa Marsh, Bryannia Murphy (3:28.07)
  • Ninth – Men’s Shot Put: Hayden Tobias (19.95m)
  • 10th – Men’s 110m hurdles: Oscar Smith (13.56)
  • 10th – Women’s 4x100m relay: Yanique Dayle, Anavia Battle, Nya Bussey, Leah Bertrand (43.17)
  • 11th – Women’s Discus Throw: Adelaide Aquilla (57.38m)
  • 12th – Men’s 4x400m relay: Armani Modeste, Donnie James, Tyler Johnson, Zidane Brown (3:02.52)
  • 13th – Men’s 100m: Eric Harrison (10.10)
  • 14th – Women’s 800m: Aziza Ayoub (2:03.78)
  • 14th – Women’s Triple Jump: Jaimie Robinson (13.44m)
  • 16th – Men’s 110m hurdles: Kentre Patterson (13.60)