Antonio Bailey
Antonio Bailey
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Duluth, Ga.
High School: Meadowcreek
Events: Sprints

Gained big-meet experience as a relay contributor and will continue to lead the team’s younger sprinter contingent.

2017 Football: Delivered a career year on the gridiron with 185 carries for 835 yards and eight touchdowns … Really turned it on over the second half of the season … Averaged over 100 yards and 20 carries per game over the final five weeks of the season, headlined by a career-high 165 yards at Kenyon (Oct. 28) … Scored a career-best three touchdowns against the Lords, and followed up with two touchdowns versus Denison (Nov. 4) … Started the year with a 100-yard game at home versus Bluffton (Sept. 2), and overall surpassed the century mark four times … Added 43 receptions for 313 yards and two touchdowns.

2017 Outdoor: Part of Wooster’s sixth-place 4x100 relay at the NCAC Championships (May 6) that crossed at 44.52 … Also ran on the 4x100 at the All-Ohio Championships, where he was part of a ninth-place effort at 44.60 … Logged an 11.39 in the 100-meter preliminary heats at the NCAC meet (May 5).

2017 Indoor: Did not compete.

2016 Football: Started all 10 games while sharing the primary running back duties … Led the team with 412 yards, while finishing second in carries (85) and touchdowns (7) … Factored heavily into the passing game, ending the year with 231 yards on 20 receptions including an 87-yard screen pass that went for a touchdown against Wabash (Oct. 22) … Scored a second touchdown of at least 80 yards the following week with an 80-yard burst up the middle in win over Kenyon (Oct. 29) … Key in win over Allegheny (Sept. 10) with pair of rushing touchdowns as part of Wooster’s six rushing touchdown night, marking the most rushing touchdowns by the team in a game since 2010 … Added five receptions that went for 78 yards against the Gators.

2016 Outdoor: Competed in the preliminary heats of the 100 meters (11.55) at the NCAC Outdoor Championships, placing 14th (May 6) … Earned a spot on the 4x100 relay team at the All-Ohio Championships (April 16) … Part of the winning 4x100 relay (43.91) at the Wooster Quad (April 19), a relay that later took second at the Denison Big Red Invitational (April 29).

2016 Indoor: Competed in the preliminary heats of the 60 meters (7.28) at the NCAC Championships, placing 14th (March 4) … Reached 18 feet, 1.75 inches in the long jump at the Fighting Scots Invitational (Jan. 30).

2015 Football: Emerged as the team’s No. 1 running back … Played in eight games, making seven starts, while also dealing with an assortment of injuries along the way … Led the team with 373 yards on the year, and also added a pair of touchdowns … Hauled in 15 receptions for 159 yards … Had an impressive debut against No. 15 Washington & Jefferson (Sept. 5) … Toted the ball 22 times for 83 yards and a touchdown against the Presidents … Followed that with a 75-yard night on 21 carries in win over Allegheny (Sept. 12).

Prior to Wooster: Player-of-the-Month at Meadowcreek High School … Also a member of the wrestling team, earning a spot in the state tournament.

Personal: Born Sept. 2, 1996 … Son of Henry Bailey and Felicia Hall … Majoring in biology with a minor in physical education.