Garrett Gray
Garrett Gray

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Otterbein, Ind.

High School:
Benton Central HS

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 150

Event:
Sprints/Hurdles

Birthdate:
08/06/1994



03/27/2014

Track & Field Set to Host Home Opener

The two-day Mike Poehlein is set for Friday and Saturday at Rankin Track and Field.

High School: Four-year letterwinner in track and football and one in basketball ... played four years of basketball ... earned a varsity letter in football and track during his freshman year ... conference champion in the 200m dash as a freshman ... won the Hustle Award in basketball all four years of his career ... All-State Honorable Mention in football as a wide receiver sophomore year ... track sectional champion in 200m and 400m dash in second high school season ... all-state running back honorable mention in football junior year ... track sectional champion in 100m, 200m, 400m dash and 4x400m relay as a junior ... conference champion in the 400m and 4x400m as a senior ... won sectionals in the 200m and 400m with sectional records in his final season ... also won sectionals as a member of the 4x400m relay team ... qualified for state in 400m dash and finished 10th with a school-record time of 49.46 seconds ... all-conference and all-state honorable mention in football as a senior ... member of Region 4 All-State Team for offense ... named one of the Lafayette Journal and Courier's All-Area Top 10 Male Athletes after his senior year.

Personal: Garrett David Gray was born in Lafayette, Ind., to parents Jill and David Gray on Aug. 6, 1994 ... has two brothers, Mason and Crawford, and one sister, Oneta ... enjoys listening to music ... majoring in Building Construction Management ... chose Purdue for its academic excellence.