2017-18 Track and Field Roster
Hometown Cincinnati, OH
High School Indian Hill
- 2016 Second Team All-ACC (outdoor 400-meter hurdles).
- 2017 Second Team All-ACC (indoor Distance Medley Relay)
AS A JUNIOR:
- Was a member of the top five finishing Irish 4x400m relay teams in 2017.
- The second leg of the 2017 team leading DMR, recording a best time of 9:36.15 at the ACC Indoor Championships.
AS A SOPHOMORE:
- Placed third in the high jump at the Blue & Gold Invitational (1.90m).
- Helped the 4x400m relay win the Notre Dame Invitational (3:13.41).
- Finished fourth (3:13.64) in the 4x400m relay (Smith, O’Connell, Groesch) at the ACC Indoor Championships.
- Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
AS A FRESHMAN:
- Finished fourth in the high jump (1.87m) and fifth in the long jump (6.08m) at the Blue & Gold Invitational to start the year.
- Placed fifth in the long jump (6.13m) at the Simmons-Harvey Invitational.
- Placed fifth in the heptathlon at the Spire DI Invitational (4254 points), which included a first place showing in the 1000m portion (2:44.69).
PREP AND PERSONAL:
- Graduated in the spring of 2014 from Indian Hill High School (Cincinnati, Ohio).
- Achieved a personal best of 6’6″ in the high jump as a senior.
- Broke the school record for the high jump and the 4x400m relay in the same day.
- Earned all-conference honors all four years of high school.
- Also lettered in soccer and basketball.
- Born in Cincinnati, Ohio to Drake and Sarah Stimson.
- Full name is Drake David Stimson Jr.
- Has two younger brothers and two younger sisters.
- Enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business.
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