Austin, Delaunay and 4x1 team crack top 8 at NCAA Championships
400-meter relay broke its own school record to earn a finals berth
Eight Hawkeyes compete in 10 events at the 2013 Outdoor NCAA Championships
Iowa's ranking is the highest in program history
The 14th annual Musco Twilight is set to begin Saturday at 1 p.m.
Iowa Invitational Friday, Feb. 21, 2014
Action from the Iowa Invitational Track and Field Meet
Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014
Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational Friday, Feb. 7, 2014
Iowa hosts the Big Four Duals in Iowa City
2014 -- Indoor - led team in 60-meter hurdles (7.85) and ran third leg on team-leading 1,600-meter relay (3:11.73)... won 60-meter hurdles (7.91), running a season-best 7.85 in prelims, and placed second in 200 meters (21.91) at Iowa Invite... ran 60-meter hurdles (8.02) and 200 meters (21.71), and ran third leg on 1,600-meter relay that placed seventh (3:11.45) at Big Ten Championships... placed eighth in 60-meter hurdles (8.08) and 33rd in 200 meters (21.76) at Tyson Invite... placed fifth in 400 meters at Bill Bergan Invite (48.60)... ran 200 meters (21.84) and 60-meter hurdles (8.06) at Husker Invite... won 200 meters (21.92) and placed second in 60-meter hurdles (8.07) at Big 4 Duals... placed fourth in 60-meter hurdles (8.09) and ninth in 60 meters (7.03) at Jack Johnson Classic... Outdoor - won 400-meter hurdles at Musco Twilight (50.83) while competing unattached.
2013 -- Indoor - led team in 200 (21.23) and 400 meters (47.63)... won 400 meters (47.63) and placed second in 60-meter hurdles (7.83) at Bill Bergan Invite... the 400-meter time ranks ninth all-time at Iowa... placed sixth in 60-meter hurdles (7.88) and 200 meters (21.38) at Big Ten Championships... ran collegiate-best 21.23 in Big Ten 200-meter prelims, which ranks fourth all-time at Iowa... ran lead leg on team-leading 1,600-meter relay that placed seventh in 3:10.32 at Big Ten meet... placed second in 60-meter hurdles (7.84), running a collegiate-best 7.82 in prelims, and won 200 meters (21.27) at ISU qualifier... the 60-meter hurdles time ranks second all-time at Iowa... placed 13th in 200 meters (21.49) at Tyson Invite... won 60-meter hurdles (7.84) and 200 meters (21.57) at Iowa Invite... Outdoor - first team All-American, running third leg on 400-meter relay placed sixth at NCAA Championships... same 4x1 relay set school record (39.31) in prelims at NCAA Championships... placed 10th in 400-meter hurdles at NCAA Championships, earned second team All-America honors... two-time Big Ten Champion, winning 400-meter hurdles (50.78) and running third leg on winning 400-meter relay (40.20)... placed 10th in 400-meter hurdles semifinal round with a team-leading and collegiate-best 50.51 at NCAA West Preliminary... that time ranks sixth all-time at Iowa... placed seventh in 110-meter hurdles at Big Ten Championships (14.44)... ran third leg on 400-meter relay that set school record (39.35) and won race at Jim Click Shootout... previous record of 39.48 was set in 1984... ran third leg on 400-meter relay that placed sixth at NCAA West Preliminary (39.79)... won 400-meter hurdles (50.67) and placed second in 110-meter hurdles (13.77) at Jim Click Shootout... placed fifth in 110-meter hurdles at Drake Relays (13.97)... ran third leg on 400-meter relay that placed third at Drake Relays (39.66), which ranks third all-time at Iowa... won 400-meter hurdles (51.75) and placed second in 110-meter hurdles (13.95) at Alabama Relays... won 200 meters (21.67) and placed sixth in 100 meters (11.01) at Lee Calhoun Invite... letterwinner.
2012 -- Indoor - placed fifth in 400 meters at Iowa Invite (50.54), 12th at ISU Qualifier (48.61) and 21st at Big Ten Championships (49.01)... Outdoor - led team in 110 (13.74) and 400-meter hurdles (51.10) and as part of 1,600-meter relay (3:05.77)... placed 18th in 400-meter hurdles (51.68) and 19th in 110-meter hurdles (13.93) at NCAA Championships... placed second in 110-meter hurdles (13.74) and fifth in 400-meter hurdles (51.10), and ran third leg on 1,600-meter relay that placed fourth in 3:05.77 at Big Ten Championships... the relay time ranks seventh all-time at Iowa... placed 12th in 110 (13.80) and 400-meter hurdles (51.31) at NCAA West Preliminary... placed fourth in 110-meter hurdles (13.86) and 400-meter hurdles (51.17) at Drake Relays... won 400-meter hurdles (51.24) and placed second in 110-meter hurdles (14.01) at Musco Twilight XIII... letterwinner.
2011 -- Indoor - All-American, running second leg on 1,600-meter relay that placed fourth at NCAA Championships (3:07.16)... also ran second leg on 1,600-meter relay that won Big Ten title (3:12.13) and set school record of 3:06.66 at Last Chance Qualifier... posted career best times in the 60 meter hurdles (8.08) and the 400 meters (47.85) at the ISU Classic... the 60-meter hurdles time ranks fifth in school history... ran third leg on winning 1,600-meter relay at Razorback Invite (3:07.84) and Iowa State Classic (3:08.85)... those times rank third and eighth, respectively, all-time at Iowa... placed seventh in 400 meters (48.48) at Big Ten Championships... Outdoor - placed 14th in 400-meter hurdles (51.06) and 22nd in 110-meter hurdles (14.06) at NCAA Championships, earning second team All-America honors... placed second in 110-meter hurdles (13.73) and 400-meter hurdles (50.65), while running lead leg on 1,600-meter relay that placed second (3:06.70) at Big Ten Championships, helping team to first Big Ten title since 1967... those hurdle times led team, were collegiate-bests and rank fourth and sixth, respectively, all-time at Iowa... placed 12th in 110-meter hurdles (13.80) and 400-meter hurdles (50.70), while running second leg on 1,600-meter relay that placed sixth (3:07.58) at NCAA West Regional... placed third in 110-meter hurdles (13.93) and seventh in 400-meter hurdles (51.01), while running third leg on 1,600-meter relay that placed second at Drake Relays (3:07.23)... won 400-meter hurdles at LSU Invite (51.85) and Musco Twilight XII (51.05), placing second at Sun Angel Classic (51.54)... letterwinner.
2010 - Indoor - redshirted...Outdoor - posted a season-best 14.49 in 110-meter hurdles at Big Ten Championships... competed in 110-meter hurdles at NCAA West Regional (40th, 14.91)... ran season-best 52.94 in 400-meter hurdles at Musco Twilight XI... won 110-meter hurdles at Iowa Invitational (14.87)... ran third leg on second place 1,600-meter relay at Musco Twilight XI (3:10.45)... placed second in 400-meter hurdles at Razorback Invite (52.83) and third at Iowa Invite (53.16).
High School -- state champion in 110-meter hurdles as a senior and in 400-meter hurdles as a junior... two-time state runner-up in 400-meter hurdles, placing second in 110-meter hurdles, 800-meter relay and 1,600-meter relay once... six-time conference and district hurdles champion... also ran on conference and district champion 800 and 1,600-meter relays senior year... set school record in 400-meter hurdles (52.71)... other best times were 14.33 in 110-meter hurdles and 49.6 in 400 meters... three-time team MVP... two-time team captain... also lettered in swimming and cross country... two-time member of school's 3.0 club... coached by Anthony Smith and Wes Golden.
Personal -- born March 16, 1991... son of Dan and Renee Holmes... art and health and human physiology major.
|Holmes' Collegiate Bests|
|60 Meters (I)||6.96||Iowa Open/td>||1/12/13|
|60 Hurdles (I)||7.82||at ISU Qualifier||3/2/13|
|100 Meters (I)||11.01||at Lee Calhoun Invitational||4/13/13|
|110 Hurdles (O)||13.73||Big Ten Championships||5/15/11|
|200 Meters (I)||21.23||at Big Ten Championships||2/22/13|
|200 Meters (O)||21.67||at Lee Calhoun Invitational||4/13/13|
|400 Meters (I)||47.63||at Bill Bergan Invitational||1/26/13|
|400 Hurdles (O)||50.51||at NCAA West Preliminary||5/24/13|