Shaun Guice
Shaun Guice

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lima, Ohio

High School:
Lima

Event:
High Jump

Honors:
Seven-time All-American; Four-time Big Ten Champion; School Record Holder (Indoor High Jump)



2004: (Outdoor) All-American ... placed sixth at the NCAA Finals in the high jump with a season-best leap of 7-2.5 ... tied for first in the high jump at the NCAA prelims (7-1.5) and third at the NCAA Mideast Regionals (7-1) ... placed third at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships with a jump of 7- .5 ... recorded first-place finishes in the high jump at the Purdue Invitational and at a dual meet against Indiana ... finished third in the high jump at the Sea Ray Relays and fourth at the Texas Relays.

2004: (Indoor) Did not compete.

2003: (Outdoor) Received silver medal in the high jump at the NCAA Mideast Regional Championships ... recorded a height of 2.13 meters (6 feet, 11 3/4 inches) ... Big Ten high jump champion ... recorded a season best of 7-3 at the conference championship meet ... recorded a winning jump of 6-11 3/4 at the season opening Purdue Invitational ... tied teammate Derek Watkins for first place in the high jump against Indiana ... both Boilermakers reached a height of 6-11 1/2 ... won high jump title at the Billy Hayes Invite with an effort of 6-11 ... all of his successful high jumps have qualified him for NCAA regionals ... placed fourth in his only appearance in the triple jump (43-10 3/4) ... competed in the 4x400-meter relay at the Big Ten Championships ... tied for 20th in the high jump competition at the NCAA Championships, finishing at a height of 6-10 3/4 ... (Indoor) Earned his sixth All-America citation after placing third at the NCAA Championships with a leap of 7-1 1/2 ... his six All-America awards are the most ever received by a male Purdue track and field athlete ... finished runner up in the high jump at Big Ten's with a boost of 7- 1/4 ... started season with four straight wins in the high jump ... collected high jump titles at the Purdue Invitational, Indiana/Ohio State triangular, Indiana State dual and at the N.Y. Armory Invitational ... 7-3 leap at the Purdue Invitational was his best effort of the season, and was two inches short of tying his personal record.

2002: (Outdoor) Competed in the high jump and long jump in two meets during the outdoor season before receiving a medical redshirt ... recorded season-best clearance, a provisional qualifying 7-1 3/4 at the Hurricane Invitational to win the high jump title ... (Indoor) Earned All-America status with a third-place high jump finish at the NCAA Indoor Championships ... cleared 7-2 1/2 at the NCAA's ... won five of the seven high jump competitions he entered ... season-best clearance, a provisional qualifying 7-3, came in a winning effort at the Armory Invitational ... also won high jump title at Purdue Open, Hawkeye Invitational, Indiana Dual and Ohio State Invitational.

2001: (Outdoor) Garnered All-America honors with fifth-place high jump finish, clearing the bar at 7-3 ... won the Big Ten title with an identical mark ... won the event title at the Penn Relays and finished second at the Texas relays with a season-high 7-3 ¼ ... won the high jump at the Indiana Dual and Purdue Open ... participated in the World University Games ... (Indoor) Set school record in the indoor high jump, clearing 7-5 and placing second at the NCAA Championships, earning All-America honors ... runner-up in the high jump at the Big Ten indoor meet ... finished fourth at the USATF indoor meet in a field of Olympic competitors with a mark of 7-3 ¾ ... ran on 4x400 relay team that took sixth place at Big Ten's ... won high jump at Illini Classic, Cannon IV Classic, Edmonds Cup and Doug Raymond Invitational .

2000: (Outdoor) Won Big Ten high jump title, clearing 7-3 ... placed fifth at NCAA's with a mark of 7-2 ¼, earning All-America accolades ... member of 4x400 relay team that placed fifth at Big Ten's with a clocking of 3:10.70 ... runner-up in the high jump at the Mt. SAC Relays, clearing 6-10 ¾ ... won event at Indiana Dual with jump of 7-2 ½ ... (Indoor) Garnered All-America status in the indoor high jump, clearing 7-2 ½ and placing ninth at NCAAs ... Big Ten high jump champion (7-0 ¼) ... broke 12-year-old school record with winning jump of 7-3 ¾ at the Stan Lyons Open ... won three other high jump competitions, including the Purdue Open and the Indiana and Indiana State dual meets ... set meet record vs. the Hoosiers with clearance of 7-1 ... finished 10th at USA Track and Field Championships (7-1 ½) ... member of 4x400 relay team that placed seventh at Big Tens (3:15.59).

High School: State champion in high jump as a senior ... set personal record of 7-0 during senior season ... won state championship in indoor high jump both junior and senior years ... ran on 4x400 relay team that placed fourth in the state his junior year ... ranked third in the nation in the indoor high jump and 10th outdoors ... coach was Tony Boyd.

Personal: Given name Shaun David Guice ... born Aug. 11, 1980 ... mother is Cynthia Jones ... has three brothers: Jeremy, Brett and Ryan ... majoring in English education.