OU Track and Field BIO
Trae Armstrong
Player Profile:
Trae Armstrong 1952541
Position: Sprints
Height: 5'7"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Glendale, Ariz.
High School: Deer Valley HS
Other College: Arizona State
Major: Communication
Experience: 2 Letters
• 2017 Big 12 Outdoor Scorer (4x100-Meter Relay, 4x400-Meter Relay)• 2016 Big 12 Outdoor Scorer (100-Meter Dash, 200-Meter Dash, 4x100-Meter Relay)
• 2016 NCAA Indoor Second Team All-American (Distance Medley Relay)
• 2016 Big 12 Indoor Scorer (60-Meter Dash)
• 2015 Big 12 Outdoor Scorer (4x100-Meter Relay, 4x400-Meter Relay)

OU Indoor Career Bests
60-Meter Dash: 6.70, 2016
200-Meter Dash: 21.54, 2016

OU Outdoor Career Bests
100-Meter Dash: 10.35, 2016
200-Meter Dash: 20.85, 2016

2017
(Outdoor) Qualified for the NCAA West Prelims in the 100-meter dash, where he ran 10.44 in the first round and finished 39th... Ran the final leg of the 4x400-meter relay that finished eighth at the Big 12 Championship with a time of 3:17.14... Ran the third leg of the 4x100-meter relay that finished fifth at the Big 12 Championship with a time of 40.99... Ran a time of 21.21 in the 200-meter dash preliminaries at the Big 12 Championship, but did not qualify for the finals... Ran a time of 10.44 in the 100-meter dash preliminaries at the Big 12 Championship, but did not qualify for the finals... Ran the third leg of the 4x100-meter relay Championship of America final at the Penn Relays that finished eighth with a time of 41.21... Finished 13th in the 100-meter dash heat at the Penn Relays with a time of 10.71, and didn't qualify for the finals... Ran the third leg of the 4x100-meter relay that finished fourth at the John Jacobs Invitational with a time of 41.16... Finished sixth (third among college runners) in the 100-meter dash at the John Jacobs Invitational with a time of 10.36... Ran the third leg of the 4x100-meter relay at the Rafer Johnson/Jackie Joyner-Kersee Invitational that finished second with a time of 40.40... Ran the first leg of the 1600 sprint medley at the Texas Relays that finished ninth with a time of 3:26.89... Ran the last leg of the 4x100-meter relay at the Bobby Lane Invitational that won with a time of 40.43... Finished 10th (eighth among college athletes) in the 100-meter dash at the Bobby Lane Invitational with a time of 10.66... Ran the third leg of the 4x100-meter relay that finished sixth at the Baldy Castillo Invitational with a time of 40.29... Finished fourth in the 200-meter dash at the Baldy Castillo Invitational with a time of 21.04... Finished second (first among college athletes) in the 100-meter dash at the Baldy Castillo Invitational with a time of 10.39.


2016

(Outdoor) Finished 17th in the 200-meter dash at the NCAA West Prelim running a PR of 20.85... Placed 20th in the 100-meter dash at the NCAA West Prelim with a time of 10.47... Finished fifth in the 100-meter dash at the Big 12 Championship with a time of 10.51... Placed sixth in the 200-meter dash at the Big 12 Championship with a time of 21.26... Ran the third leg of the seventh-place 4x100 relay at the Big 12 Championship with a time of 41.05... Won the 200-meter dash at the Payton Jordan Invitational with a time of 21.08... Won the 100-meter dash at the Payton Jordan Invitational with a time of 10.45... Placed third in the 200-meter dash at the John Jacobs Invitational with a time of 21.33... Finished third in the 100-meter dash at the John Jacobs Invitational with a time of 10.46... Finished fourth in the 200-meter dash at the Battle on the Bayou with a time of 21.11... Finished fifth in the 100-meter dash at the Battle on the Bayou with a time of 10.47... Ran the third leg of the 4x100 meter relay that finished sixth at the Bobby Lane Invitational with a time of 41.29... Finished sixth in the 200-meter dash at the Bobby Lane Invitational with a time of 21.07... Finished sixth in the 100-meter dash at the Bobby Lane Invitational with a time of 10.42... Placed second in the 100-meter dash at the Baldy Castillo Invitational with a new best time of 10.35... Ran third leg in the 4x100-meter relay that finished sixth at the Baldy Castillo Invitational with a time of 40.51. (Indoor) Ran the 400-leg of the distance medley relay that placed 11th at the NCAA Championships with a time of 9:55.12... Finished third in the 60-meter dash at the Big 12 Indoor Track and Field Championships with a time of 6.72... Ran the second leg of the distance medley at the Razorback Invitational that placed fifth with a time of 9:37.28... Finished sixth in the 60-meter dash at the Razorback Invitational with a time of 6.74... Won the 60-meter dash at the Texas A&M Quadrangular with a time of 6.80 ... Finished fourth in the 200-meter dash at the Texas A&M Quadrangular with a time of 21.54, which was a personal best ... Won the 60-meter dash at the J.D. Martin Invitational with a time of 6.70, which was a personal best.

2015
(Outdoor) Finished 15th at the NCAA West prelims in the 100-meter dash with a wind-aided time of 10.29... Finished 24th at the NCAA West prelims in the quarter-final of the 200-meter dash with a time of 21.43, after running a PR in the prelim round with a time of 20.96... Placed sixth in the 100-meter dash at the Big 12 Championship with a wind-aided time of 10.38... Ran the second leg of the 4x400-meter relay that finished seventh at the Big 12 Championship with a time of 3:14.59... Ran the second leg of the 4x100-meter relay that placed eighth at the Big 12 Championship with a time of 41.38... Ran opening leg of sprint medley relay that placed fifth at the Penn Relays with a time of 3:24.74... Finished sixth in the 200-meter dash at the Longhorn Invitational with a time of 21.05...Ran second leg of 400-meter relay that placed fifth at the Longhorn Invitational with a time of 41.43... Ran second leg of the 4x100-meter relay that finished 20th of 72 teams at the Penn Relays with a time of 41.66... Came in fifth in the 200-meter dash at the John Jacobs Invitational with a time of 21.11... Finished fourth in the 100-meter dash at the John Jacobs Invitational with a time of 10.61... Won the 100-meter dash at the Rafer Johnson-Jackie Joyner-Kersee Invitational with a personal best time of 10.45... Runner-up in the 100-meter dash at the Baylor Invitational with a time of 10.48... Finished fourth in the 100-meter dash at the Baldy Castillo Invitational with a time of 10.55. (Indoor) Came in sixth in the 60-meter dash with a time of 6.84 at the Razorback Invitationals... Placed 15th in the 200-meter dash at the Razorback Invitational with a time of 21.90... Finished fourth in the 60-meter dash with a new personal record of 6.78 at the Texas A&M Quadrangular... Placed fifth in the 200-meter run with a time of 21.80 at the Texas A&M Quadrangular... Won the 60-meter dash with a time of 6.75 at the J.D. Martin Invitational, a time that put him at seventh in OU's all-time bests in indoor history.


At Arizona State
Helped lead the indoor 4x400-meter relay team to a second place finish at the 2014 MPSF... Helped lead the 4x400-meter relay team to a second place finish at the Pac-12 Track and Field Championship in 2013.

High School
State champion in the 100-meter, 200-meter, and 400-meter runs in 2012... State champion in the 100-meter, 200-meter and 400-meter runs and 4x400-meter relay in 2011... State champion in the 100-meter and 200-meter runs in 2010... Lettered in football and wrestling... Made football All-State in 2011-2012. 

Personal
Son of Jimmy Armstrong and Adija Taylor... Has nine siblings... Goes by Trae. 

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