Men and women show strength in 400-meter hurdles at GINA Relays
Jade Barber, relays provide highlights in Des Moines
Big Ten prevails in conference showdown
AS A SOPHOMORE: Competed exclusively during the outdoor season, participating in two events .. led Irish finishers with a fifth-place showing in the 110-meter hurdles at the ACC/Big Ten Challenge (15.12) … also placed fifth in the 110-meter hurdles championship at the Gina Relays (15.35).
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Graduated from Providence Catholic High School in the spring of 2013 ... seven-time letterwinner in track, soccer and basketball ... held Providence Catholic record at time of graduation in the 110m high hurdles and 300m intermediate hurdles ... 2013 state champion in 110m high hurdles ... as a sophomore, placed eighth at the Junior Olympics National Championship (15.01) ... participated in Habitat for Humanity and Augustinian Youth Ministry ... a member of the National Honor Society ... an Illinois State Scholar ... full name is Andrew Daniel Helmin ... born in Oak Lawn, Ill. ... son of Dan and Chris Helmin ... has one younger brother, Alex ... enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business and is majoring in Finance.