The Redbirds had four All-Valley performers and a conference champion on the day
Smith now ranks No. 8 in the NCAA in the hammer throw
The team won 12 event titles at the meet
Smiths now ranks third in the nation in the discus
The teams wrap up the regular season at Purdue next weekend
Day 2 at the 2013 MVC Outdoor Championships
2012 State Farm Missouri Valley Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships | Day3
Illinois State vs. Indiana State Dual Meet
Indoor: Finished fifth at the Redbird Open with a time of 7.15 in the 60-meter dash...Captured a ninth-place finish in a field of 71 at the GVSU Big Meet with a time of 7.11...Notched a personal-best time of 6.99 in the 60-meter dash to finish 12th at the Missouri Valley Conference Championships...Ran to a sixth-place finish at the IWU Invite with a time of 22.98 in the 200-meter race...Picked up a personal-best 200-meter time of 22.60 at the GVSU Big Meet to finish 12th in a 71-person field.
Outdoor: Posted four top-five finishes in the 100-meter along with four top-five finishes in the 200-meter...Notched a personal-best 10.81 in the 100-meter at both the SIUE Cougar Invitational and Missouri Valley Conference Championships...Picked up a second-place finish in the 200-meter at the Jim Duncan Invitational with a time of 22.06...Ran a 22.08 in the 200-meter to capture a second-place finish at the Wisconsin Open...Finished first as a part of the 4X100-meter relay team at the SIUE Cougar Invite.
Indoor: Ran a personal-best 7.11 in the 60-meter dash prelims at the Early Bird Invitational (Dec. 3) ... followed with a career-best 22.85 in the 200-meter dash at the same meet, finishing third ... matched that mark at the Big Meet (Feb. 10), finishing 26th ... matched his personal-best mark in the 60-meter dash in the Missouri Valley Conference Indoor Track & Field Championships (Feb. 25).
Outdoor: Finished first at the ISU vs. SIU Dual (April 7) as part of the 4X100-meter relay team that ran 41.62 ... ran a 10.93 in the 100-meter dash at the Lenny Lyles Invitational (April 20), finishing third ... set two career-marks at the Missouri Valley Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships (May 11), running a 22.03 and a 10.88 in the 200-meter and 100-meter dashes, respectively ... also ran a leg on the fourth-place finishing 4X100-meter relay team that posted a time of 41.31 at the championships.
PRIOR TO ISU
At Wesclin High School: Four-year letterwinner on the track ... three-time all-state and four-time all-conference honoree ... took first at the IHSA Track & Field Championships in the 200-meter dash his senior year, while finishing fourth in the 100-meter dash ... finished second in the 200-meter dash and fifth in the 100-meter dash at the state meet his junior year ... part of the school record-setting 4X100-meter relay team ... four-time conference champion in the 200-meter and 100-meter dashes ... also participated in football.
Personal: Born 3/25/1993 ... son of Garry and Lynne Schreiber ... has one sibling, Zack ... plans to major in environmental health.