Nittany Lions to open indoor campaign Jan. 11 at Penn State Relays
Women's Track and Field brings home team title at Team Challenge
Nittany Lions turn in third-place finish at Big Ten Indoor Championships
Creese anchors Nittany Lions with sizzling sprint finish
Jones and Creese earn inaugural John Lucas Athlete of the Meet awards
On the National Stage... || 2014 Outdoor || Qualified for the NCAA East Preliminary Round in the 110-meter hurdles ... Finished 27th in the 110-meter hurdles with his personal-best time of 14.10, which moved him into 10th all-time in the Penn State record books.
At the Big Ten Championships... || 2014 Outdoor || A member of 4x100-meter relay team that finished 10th with their time of 41.61 ... Took seventh in the 110-meter hurdles with his time of 14.34 || 2014 Indoor || Finished 11th in the 60-meter hurdles || 2013 Outdoor || Just missed making the final in the 110 hurdles, finishing 12th overall. || 2013 Indoor || Turned in his first career scoring finish, taking seventh in the 60 hurdles with a lifetime-best 7.91. || 2012 Outdoor || Finished 15th in the preliminaries of the 110-meter hurdles. || 2012 Indoor || Placed 18th in the opening round of the 60-meter hurdles in his first Big Ten appearance.
Around the Track ... || 2014 Outdoor || Tallied a pair of top three finishes at the Crimson Tide Invitational (110H-second, 4x100-third) ... Won three events during the outdoor season ... Won the 110-meter hurdles at the Team Challenge with his final time of 14.44 ... Tallied a first-place finish in the 110-meter hurdles at the Kehoe Twilight Meet with his time of 14.19 || 2014 Indoor|| Won two events during the indoor season ... Took sixth in the 60-meter hurdles at the SPIRE NCAA DI Indoor T&F Invitational ... Placed 13th in the 200-meter dash at the Nittany Lion Challenge with his personal-best time of 22.46 ... Set a personal-best time of 7.03 in the 60-meter dash in the prelims at the Sykes & Sabock Challenge Cup. || 2013 Outdoor || Took runner-up honors in the 110 hurdles at the Crimson Tide Invitational ... Also ran on the third-place 4x100 at Alabama ... Finished third in the 110s and fourth in the 400 hurdles at the LSU Battle on the Bayou ... Ran a lifetime-best 14.25 at LSU ... Was on the winning 4x100 and finished second in the 110 hurdles at the Bucknell Team Challenge ... Won the short hurdles at the Jim Thorpe Open. || 2013 Indoor || Won the 60 hurdles at the Sykes & Sabock Challenge Cup with a finishing time of 7.95 ... Was named Big Ten Athlete of the Week following a second-place finish in the hurdles at the Penn State Relays ... Finished second in the hurdles at the Nittany Lion Challenge ... Broke the eight second barrier for the first time at the PSU National, running 7.99 in the semi-finals. || 2012 Outdoor || Picked up a victory in the 110s at the Jim Thorpe Open in a PR 14.70 ... Placed second in the hurdles at the Bison Outdoor Classic (14.91) and third at the Bucknell Team Challenge. || 2012 Indoor || Top finish was third in the 60 hurdles at the Penn State Relays, where he ran a personal-best 8.14 ... Was also a member of the third-place 4x400 at the Relays ... Placed third in the hurdles at the Nittany Lion Challenge, and finished fifth at the Sykes & Sabock Challenge Cup.
Before Penn State ... || High School || One of the top hurdle prospects in the Northeast ... Cappped off the 2011 outdoor season with 110-hurdle victories at the N.Y. Section 11 State Qualifier, and the NYSPHSAA State Championships ... Dipped under the 14-second barrier for the first time in his career at the Section 11 Qualifier, turning in a PR 13.98 - the top time by a New Yorker in 2011 ... Clocked a 7.44 to win the 55-meter hurdles at the Hispanic Games at the New York Armory ... Performance was ranked second in the state of New York in 2011, and 13th nationally ... Won the N.Y. state outdoor title in the 110 hurdles and finished second in the 55 hurdles at the indoor state meet as a junior. || Personal || Son of Petrona Royal and Stanford Barrett ... Birthday is January 18, 1993 ... Enrolled in the College of Health and Human Development.
Collegiate Personal Bests || Track and Field