Oscar Medina
    Oscar Medina

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Chicago, Ill.

    High School:
    Lake View H.S.

    Event:
    Distance

    Birthdate:
    08/18/1992

    Experience:
    JR


    05/18/2014

    Saluki women finish third, men fifth at conclusion of MVC Outdoor Championships

    Ashley Gaston (discus) and Luke James (triple jump) won individual MVC titles on Sunday, and Josh Freeman (MVC Most Outstanding Field Athlete) and Sadie Darnell (Elite 18) were recognized as MVC award recipients.

    05/03/2014

    Salukis win nine events at Redbird Invitational on Saturday

    SIU swept both the men's and women's 800 meter run for the second-straight week.

    04/26/2014

    Salukis win five more event titles on final day of Red Wolves Open

    Southern won three of the four total 800 meter events ran on Saturday.

    04/11/2014

    Salukis claim six top-five finishes at Day Two of Sea Ray Relays on Friday

    The third and final day of the relays will begin at 11 a.m. with the women's 3,000 meter steeplechase.

    04/03/2014

    Salukis to compete at EIU Big Blue Classic this weekend

    SIU will open the meet with the hammer throw at 2 p.m. on Friday.

    04/03/2014

    2014 Bill Cornell Spring Classic, Day Two

    Photos from Day Two of the 2014 Bill Cornell Spring Classic, 3.29.14.

    02/08/2014

    2014 SIU Invite, Day Two

    Photos from Day Two of the SIU Invite, Feb. 8, 2014.

    01/31/2014

    Indiana Relays, Day One

    Photos from Day One of the Indiana Relays, Jan. 31, 2014

    01/11/2014

    2014 Saluki Open, Day Two

    Photos from Day Two of the Saluki Open, Jan. 11, 2014

    TFRRS Bio

    2012-13
    Scored at the conference meet both indoors and outdoors...Finished sixth in the mile indoors and fifth outdoors in the 1500 meter run...Part of the indoor distance medley relay that missed out on All-MVC by eight thousandths of a second...Notched seven top-five finishes...Held two team bests outdoors (800m, 1500m)...Set personal bests in the mile indoors and the 1500m and 5000m outdoors.

    2011-12
    MVC Champion, Distance Medley (Indoor)
    Ran in five events in 12 meets combined in the indoor and outdoor seasons (Mile, 800m, 1500m, 3000m, 5000m)...Notched eight top-ten finishes combined...Finished third twice, once in the 800m and another in the mile.

    High School
    All-state in track and cross country all four years...2009 and 2010 regional champion...2010 sectional champion...Placed fourth in state in the 1 mile senior year.

    Personal
    Born August 18, 1992...Son of Fernando and Maria Medina...Majoring in Aviation Technology.

    SIU