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James Harrington
James  Harrington


Cedar Falls, Iowa

High School:
Cedar Falls

Last College:
University of Alabama



T&F Notebook: 2015 Final Notes

Hawkeyes wrap outdoor season with 8 All-Americans


Mallett Downs School Record, Earns All-America Honors

Sophomore Aaron Mallett and senior Babatunde Amosu collect All-America accolades


T&F Notebook: NCAA Championships

Hawkeyes compete in Eugene, Oregon, beginning Wednesday through Saturday


6 Hawkeyes Advance to NCAA Quarterfinals

Kwaza matches school record as 6 Hawkeyes move on at West Regional


T&F Notebook: NCAA Regional

NCAA Championships begin Thursday in Austin, Texas


Iowa Track & Field Intrasquad

Iowa Track & Field Intrasquad Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014


2014 Musco Twilight

2014 Musco Twilight


Drake Relays

Drake Relays Saturday, April 26, 2014


Drake Relays

Drake Relays Friday, April 25, 2014


Iowa Invitational Track & Field

Iowa Invitational Friday, Feb. 21, 2014

Hawk Item -- 2014 Big Ten champion, 400-meter relay... 2014 All-American, 400-meter relay.

2014 -- Indoor - led team in 200 meters (21.21)... placed fourth in 200 meters with a collegiate-best 21.21 at Husker Invite, which ranks fourth all-time at Iowa... won 200 meters at Bill Bergan Invite (21.41) and Iowa Invite (21.62), running event at Big Ten Championships (21.80)... ran 60 meters (6.92) and placed 17th in 200 meters (21.31) at Tyson Invite... placed second in 200 meters (21.97) and fourth in 60 meters (6.95) at Big 4 Duals... ran 60 meters at Husker Invite (6.91), placing placed fourth at Bill Bergan Invite (6.92) and sixth at Jack Johnson Classic (6.92)... Outdoor - All-American, running third leg on the 400-meter relay team that placed sixth at the NCAA Championships (39.55)... ran third leg on the 400-meter relay team that broke the school record (39.19) in the preliminary round of the NCAA Championships... ran third leg on 400-meter relay that placed third in 39.55 at NCAA West Preliminary... ran third leg on team-leading and Big Ten Champion 400-meter relay (39.35)... ran second leg on Big Ten 400-meter relay that posted a 39.73 in prelims... those times rank second and fifth, respectively, all-time at Iowa... placed sixth in 200 meters at Big Ten Championships (21.33), running a collegiate-best 21.16 in prelims... anchored 400-meter relay (39.99) that placed seventh and ran lead leg on team-leading sprint medley relay (3:20.08) that placed fifth at Drake Relays... those times rank 10th and eighth, respectively, all-time at Iowa... placed second in 200 meters (21.41) and eighth in 100 meters (10.81) at Musco Twilight... letterwinner.

2013 -- competed for the University of Alabama... Indoor -- ran season-best 21.46 in 200-meter prelims at SEC Championships with... ran season-best 60 meters (6.88) at Mark Colligan Memorial... won the 200 meters (21.62) and ran 6.91 in 60 meters at Indiana Relays... Outdoor -- placed fourth in the 100 meters with season-best 10.72 at Yellow Jacket Invite.. placed fifth in 200 meters with a season-best 21.52 at Crimson Tide Invite... placed 26th in 200 meters at SEC Championships (21.71)... ran lead leg on team-leading sprint medley relay that placed fifth at Drake Relays (3:19.70)... ran third leg on team-leading 800-meter relay that won title at Alabama Relays (1:24.54.

High School -- top prep sprinter in Iowa in 2012... won state titles in the 100 and 200 meters, as well as running on the state champion 400 and 800-meter relays... helped lead Cedar Falls to 2011 state track title... all-state in track, football and basketball... 2011 Drake Relays High School Male Performer of the Year... track coaches were Jeff Hartman and Dirk Homewood.

Personal -- born July 3, 1993... son of Todd and Angela Harrington... his father played college football and his mother played basketball at the University of Northern Iowa... recreation and sport studies major.

Harrington's Collegiate Bests
Event Mark Meet Date
60 Meters (I) 6.88 at Mark Colligan Memorial 2/9/13
100 Meters (O) 10.72 at Yellow Jacket Invitational 3/30/13
200 Meters (I) 21.21 at Husker Invitational 2/8/14
200 Meters (O) 21.16 at Big Ten Championships 5/17/14

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