Austin Dawn
Austin  Dawn

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Monroe, Mich.

High School:
Monroe

Event:
Middle Distance


04/06/2018

TRACK AND FIELD TAKES ON RIVAL DETROIT FOR 13TH ANNUAL DETROIT DUAL

Both men’s and women’s teams will compete on Saturday, April 7 beginning at 2:30 p.m.

01/05/2018

OAKLAND TRACK AND FIELD RESUMES 2017-18 INDOOR SEASON AT WESTERN MICHIGAN ICE BREAKER DUAL MEET

Women’s track team travels to Kalamazoo, Mich. for dual meet on Saturday, Jan. 6 beginning at 1:30 p.m.

12/01/2017

OAKLAND TRACK AND FIELD OPENS 2017-18 INDOOR SEASON AT SVSU HOLIDAY CLASSIC

Golden Grizzlies open competition at 12 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 2 at 12 p.m.

05/12/2017

OAKLAND CONCLUDES 2017 OUTDOOR REGULAR SEASON AT GVSU LAST CHANCE MEET

Dawn finishes second with 800m PR, Davis places third in 200m

05/10/2017

OAKLAND TRAVELS TO HILLSDALE AND GRAND VALLEY LAST CHANCE MEETS

Golden Grizzlies look to set NCAA East Preliminary qualifying times

05/07/2017

5-6-17 Horizon League Outdoor Championships - Day 3

5-6-17 Horizon League Outdoor Championships - Day 3 Photos by Trevor Parks - YSU SID

02/26/2017

2017 Horizon League Indoor Championships - Day 2

2017 Horizon League Indoor Championships - Day 2 Photos by Jose Juarez

02/28/2016

2016 Horizon League Indoor Track & Field Championships

The Oakland Women's Track & Field team wins first Horizon League Championship in program history. Men's team finishes 3rd

2017 Indoor:
 Captured the individual 800m title (1:55.68) at the Horizon League Indoor Championships (Feb. 25-26)  


2017 Outdoor:
 
Captured the title in the 800m (2:01.92) at Horizon League Outdoor Championship (May 5-7)  
 Was part of the team that placed 1st in the 4x400m (3:24.10) at the Golden Grizzly Invite
 A PR in the 1500m (4:04.31) at the Miami Duals (April 1)
 A PR in the 800m (1:53.13) at GVSU 2nd to Last Chance Meet (May 12)
 Set a meet record in the 800m (1:54.09) at the Oakland vs Detroit Dual (April 8)



2016 Indoor:
▪ Placed second in the 800m at the Horizon League Indoor Championships with PR time of 1:55.27
▪ Set 400m PR time of 51.75 and 3000m PR time of 9:26.99 at the SVSU Jets Pizza Invite
▪ Placed third in the 800m at the GVSU Bob Eubanks Open with 1:57.22
▪ Was a part of a 4x4 relay team that finished first with a time of 3:28.62 at the Tiffin Dragon Invite
▪ Also placed third in the 800m with a time of 1:58.29 at the Tiffin Dragon Invite

2015 Outdoor:

▪ Set PR (1:54.63) in 800m prelims at the Horizon League Outdoor Championship (May 1).
▪ Ran second leg of 4X400 relay team (3:26.26) that finished second at the Crusader (April 25).

2015 Indoor: 
▪ Ran 400m PR (52.52) at the IPFW Duals (Jan. 23) and mile PR (4:41.15) at the GVSU Big Meet (Feb. 14).
▪ Placed second in the 800m (1:57.19) at the SVSU Jets Pizza Invitational (Jan. 30-31).
▪ Was third leg in the third place (10:04.53) DMR team at the Horizon League Indoor Championships (March 1).
▪ Finished third in the 800m (2:00.40) and was third leg in the second place (3:28.40) 4x400m relay team at the Mastodon Opener (Dec. 6).

PERSONAL:
Full Name: Austin Nicholas Dawn
Date of Birth: September 13, 1996
Parents: Paula and James
Siblings: Brother Noah is also on the cross country/track & field team
Major: Criminal Justice

Personal Bests (Indoor)
Event Time/Distance
400m  51.75 (SVSU Jets Pizza Invite - Jan. 30, 2016)
500m 1:06:52 (Youngstown St. National Invite - Feb. 6, 2015)
800m 1:55.05 (GVSU Big Meet Invite (Friday) - Feb. 10, 2017)
3000m 9:26.99 (SVSU Jets Pizza Invite - Jan. 30, 2016)
Mile 4:41.15 (GVSU Big Meet - Feb. 14, 2015)
Personal Bests (Outdoor)
Event Time/Distance
800m 1:53.13 (GVSU 2nd to Last Chance Meet- May 12, 2017).

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