Geer Sets PR in 5K at Mt. SAC While Gibson Lands Two Top-15 Finishes in Columbus
Many Events to Look Forward to For the Musketeers
5 Top-10 Finishes in Field Events, Geer finishes 5th in 5000-meter
Ohlman Wins 3000-meter Steeplechase, Edwards Sets Triple Jump Record
10 Musketeers Turn in Top 5 Performances
Five medal winners marked the final day of the 2012 Atlantic 10 Track and Field Championships for Xavier. In all eight medals were had for the Musketeers at the league meet.
Xavier's tennis teams are on the road for conference matches, including the opening league match for the men's team. Meanwhile, the Xavier baseball team opens up its home schedule against Toledo. Track and field opens up its outdoor season.
2011-12: Competed in six events during the 2011-2012 indoor season ... Had personal bests of 7.23 in the 60-meter dash, 23.46 in the 200-meter dash, and jumped 6.84m (22-05.25) in the long jump ... Placed 7th in the running long jump at the Indoor A-10 Championships with a jump of 6.84m (22-05.25)... Competed in 7 events during the 2012 outdoor season ... Earned three top-10 finishes including 3rd overall at the Early bird Relays in the long jump with a distance of 6.65-meters ... Personal bests of 11.59 in the 100-meter at the Sea Ray Relays and 6.65-meters in the long jump
2010-11: Competed in 20 events during the 2010-2011 season ... Ran a season best of 6.78 55-meters, 7.20 60-meters, 6.55 meters long jump (indoor), 12.55 meters triple jump (indoor), 11.45 100-meters, 23.81 200-meters, 6.98 meters long jump (outdoor) ... Finished in top-10 five times including a third place finish at the Findlay Open with a 6.55 long jump (outdoor) ...
2009-10: Competed in 11 events for the Musketeers during his freshman season ... Participated in sprint and long jump events ... Was a member of the 4x100-meter relay that set the school record in a time of 41.92 and finished fifth at the Atlantic 10 Outdoor Championships ... Member of the 4x400-meter relay that finished eighth at the Atlantic 10 Indoor Championships ... Finished 12th in the long jump at the Atlantic 10 Indoor Championships ... Ran a season-best 7.47 60-meters, 11.62 100-meters and 23.72 200-meters ... Went a season-best 6.74 meters in the long jump and 12.95 meters in the triple jump.
High School: Helped Carman Ainsworth to 2008 State championship and 2009 Regional championship in track and field ... Named to the Division 1 All-State team in the long jump with a leap of 22'5" and also as a part of the 400 meter relay team with split of 43.1 seconds as a senior ... 2007 USA Track & Field National qualifier in the long jump and placed 16th ... 2008 AAU National qualifier for the long jump ... Personal best in the 100 meters is 10.78 seconds ... Also played varsity soccer earning 1st Team All-Conference and All-District recognition in senior year.
Personal: Born August 16, 1991 ... A Marketing major ... Son of Linda and David Gibson ... A member of Athletes in Action