The women won three events and advanced to two more finals Friday
The Boilermakers had a great start to 2016
This is the first time since 1989 that track athletes swept the awards.
Purdue won medals in the first two completed events of the championships.
High jump All-American, national champion diver honored as top Boilers of 2012-13.
2012: Runner-up at the indoor Big Ten Championships in the high jump. Tied for 15th at the NCAA Championships after clearing 2.10m (6-10.75) in the high jump. Tied for third at the outdoor Big Ten Championships in the same event. Placed first at the Meyo Invitational (2/4) and the Boilermaker Invite (2/18), in the high jump. Jumped 7-01.00 on both occasions. Placed second at the Alex Wilson Inviational (3/3) by jumping season best 7-03.75. Also finished second at the Big Ten Indoor Championships (2/25) and the Hoosier Indoors Invite (1/28). During the outdoor season, captured first place at the Mike Poehlein Invitational (3/30-3/31), the Purdue Dave Rankin Invitational (4/20-4/21) and the Jesse Owens Track Classic (4/13-4/14).
Competed in nine indoor and seven outdoor varsity meets; best outdoor mark was 2.22m/7-03.25 at the Dave Rankin Invitational (4/17); best indoor mark was 2.20m/7-02.50 at the GVSU Big Meet (2/12); placed fourth at the Big Ten Indoor Championships (2/28); tied for second place in high jump at Big Ten Outdoor Championships (5/16); named to 2010 All-Big Ten Men's Outdoor Track & Field Second Team; competed at high jump in both indoor (3/13) and outdoor (6/11) NCAA Championships.
Three-year varsity letterwinner at Lawrence Central High School; two-time placewinner in the high jump at the Indiana State High School Championships, taking third as a junior and fifth as a sophomore; two-time conference champion in the high jump and sectional champion in 2008; four-year participant on the Lawrence Central basketball team.
Geoffery Michael Davis was born Aug. 8, 1990, in Indianapolis, Ind.; is the son of Charles and Yolanda Davis; has two brothers, Charles Jr. and Robert; enjoys basketball and football; intends to major in organizational leadership and supervision.