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Chekwa, Thomas Add Big Ten Track Title

Chimdi Chekwa anchored the 4x100 winners

Chimdi Chekwa and Lamaar Thomas can add the title of Big Ten track and field champions to their Ohio State resumes. Those two helped the OSU men's 4x100-meter relay team to victory on Sunday afternoon at the league meet held in Columbus, starting a day in which the Buckeye relay teams were dominant. The men's team picked up a second-place finish overall.

It was only fitting that two runners from a team sport at Ohio State helped the Buckeye track and field squad to its best finishes at the Big Ten outdoor track and field championships. Track and field is often thought of as an individual sport, but the Buckeyes were at the best in the team relays on a sunny but blustery day Sunday in Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium. OSU captured three of the four... Recommended Stories