Austin Dawn
Austin  Dawn

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Monroe, Mich.

High School:
Monroe

Event:
Middle Distance


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

OAKLAND FINISHES SECOND AT OUTDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS FOR THE FIRST TIME IN PROGRAM HISTORY

Men's and women's team finish runner up with 203 points and 157 respectively

04/15/2017

OAKLAND RECORDS NINE FIRST-PLACE FINISHES AT GOLDEN GRIZZLY INVITE

Dana Tessmer placed first in pole vault and broke her own school record with a mark of 12 ft., 1.5 in.

04/08/2017

OAKLAND BREAKS MULTIPLE SCHOOL AND MEET RECORDS IN DEFEAT OF RIVAL DETROIT ON SENIOR DAY

Both the men's and women's teams won the annual Detroit Dual for the second year in a row

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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