Glenn Davis (1971)
About Glenn Davis
Sprinted, hurdled, and jumped for Marietta High School, Barberton High School, and Ohio State University. Won two Olympic 400 hurdle races and ran on an Olympic winning 4 X 400 meter relay. Set six outdoor world records. Won three AAU 400 hurdle races and scored in another. Won one NCAA 440 and scored in one 400 hurdles. Won eight Big Ten championships. Set five Ohio college indoor records and 16 outdoor Ohio college records. Coached track and cross country at Cornell University from 1962 through 1967. Coached track at Barberton High School from 1968 through 1981 and again in 1987.Has won four conference meets at Barberton. Member of National Track Hall of Fame. Won three events in state track meet to win the team championship. Sullivan Award. Set one state high school record.