David Palmer

Player profile

  • Hometown River Falls, Wisc.
  • Last School Macalester College
  • Year Graduate Student
  • Major Psychology

Ohio State Overview

  • David is a graduate student academically with one year of athletic eligibility
  • He transferred to Ohio State from Macalester College, located in St. Paul, Minn.
  • Majored in psychology and studio art at Macalester
  • Competed at the 2021 Big Ten indoor championships and scored points toward Ohio State’s third-place finish by running a leg on the distance medley relay team, which placed eighth
  • 2020-21 OSU Scholar Athlete

In 2020-21

  • Season Bests (I): 49.89 (400 Meters), 1:21.18 (600 Meters), 10:23.71 (Distance Medley Relay)
  • Season Bests (O): 1:01.70 (400 Meters Hurdle), 3:16.14 (4×400 Meter Relay)
  • Season Wins: 4×400-Meter Relay (Jan.23)

More on David

  • David was a 2020 Division III All-American at Macalester in the 400 after qualifying for the NCAA championships with the fifth-fastest time it the nation
  • Holds Macalester school records in the 400 (48.89) and the 600 (1:21.25)
  • 400 meters champion at the 2020 MIAC championships, becoming Macalester’s first men’s conference champion in seven years
  • Ran legs on the Scots’ school record 4×200- and 4×400-meter relay teams