Niamani Mayes
Niamani Mayes
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Cincinnati, Ohio
High School: Walnut Hills
Event(s): Sprints

PERSONAL RECORDS

60m: 8.33s at the Rick Meindl Last Call (Columbus, Ohio), Feb. 16-17, 2018

200m: 26.80s at the Otterbein Twilight Invitational (Westerville, Ohio), April 20, 2018

400m: 1:08.91 at the OAC South Split Meet (Marietta, Ohio), Jan. 20, 2017

500m: 1:34.55 at the Otterbein Indoor Meet (Westerville, Ohio), Jan. 14, 2017

55H: 9.21s at the OAC Indoor Championships (Berea, Ohio), Feb. 24-25, 2017

60H: 9.54s at the OAC Indoor Championships (Columbus, Ohio), Feb. 23-24, 2018

100H: 15.82s at the OAC Outdoor Championships (New Concord, Ohio), April 28-29, 2017

400H: 1:07.16 at the OAC Outdoor Championships (Ada, Ohio), April 27-28, 2018


2017-18 (outdoor): Competed in the 100- and 400-meter hurdles … placed first in the 400-meter hurdles at the Muskie Invite (April 7-8) with a run of 1:08.45 … part of the sixth-place 4x400-meter relay team at the OAC Outdoor Championships (April 27-28) … set a PR in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 1:07.16 at the OAC Outdoor Championships … placed fourth in the 400-meter hurdles at the Otterbein April Fools Invitational on March 30 with a time of 1:09.88.

2017-18 (indoor): Competed in the 60-meter hurdles, relays and sprints … placed third at the OAC Indoor Championships (Feb. 23-24) and set a PR in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 9.54 seconds … won the 60-meter hurdles at the OAC South Split Meet on Jan. 19 with a 9.72-second performance.

2016-17 (outdoor): Competed in the 100- and 400-meter hurdles ... won the 400-meter hurdle at the Muskingum Invitational All Ohio Multi Championships (4/15) with a time of 1:07. 50 ... won the 400-meter hurdle at the Otterbein University Twilight Invitational (4/21), clocking in at 1:08.34

2016-17 (indoor): Participated in the 200-, 400- and 500-meter races as well as the 55- and 60-meter hurdles ... placed in the top-10 in 11 events

2014-15: Did not compete due to injury

Personal: Majoring in psychology ... parents are Derrick and Eve Mayes ... future goals include going to law school as well as receiving a masters in business.