Thirty-two members of Purdue track & field recognized for 3.0+ GPAs.
Purdue held off Indiana State by four points in Saturday's meet.
2014: Did not compete.
2013:Competed in two outdoor events; Placed 2nd in the 5,000 meter run at the Dave Rankin Invite in April with a time of 15:12.59.
2012: Did not compete.
2011: Did not compete while redshirting.
High School: Four-year varsity letterwinner in cross country and track and field at Highland High School; qualified for the 2009 Indiana State High School Cross Country Championships, finishing 46th overall; advanced to the track and field regional meet in the 3,200-meter run three times; three-time most valuable runner award winner for the cross country team.
Personal: Allan Y. Appiah was born Dec. 15, 1991, in Kumasi, Ghana; is the son of Anthony and Sarah Appiah; has one brother, Duke, and one sister, Antonitta; enjoys running and art; majoring in mathematics.