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Chaz Bottoms
Chaz  Bottoms


Cleveland Heights, Ohio

High School:



BIG EAST Announces 2014-15 All-Academic Team

Nearly 2,200 student-athletes across 22 sports honored for academic success


BIG EAST Announces 2013-14 All-Academic Team

Over 2,000 student-athletes across 22 sports honored for academic success


DePaul Track and Field Races to its Greatest Season

Next step in Dopek's plan is to win the BIG EAST title and evolve into a national power

2014 (Sophomore - Indoor)
Competed in six meets ... Won the 4x4 at the Illini Open (1/11), with a time of 3:18.95 ... Took fifth in the 4x4 (3:18.29) at the Indiana University Relays (1/31 - 2/1) ... Appeared in two events at the BIG EAST Indoor Track & Field Championships (2/21 - 2/22), finished fourth (10:06.00) in the DMR, and took fourth in the 400 (49.41) ... 

2013 (Freshman - Indoor)

Appeared in one meet ... Took eleventh in the 400 (50.33) at the 2013 Notre Dame Blue and Gold (12/6) ... 

High School
: Four-year letterwinner in track and three-year letterwinner in cross country at Benedictine High School ... won two team track district championships (2010, 2012) ... personal bests include a time of 49.10 in the 400, 1:57 in the 800 and 22.5 in the 200-meter dash ... two-year captain in track and cross country ... placed third in the 400-meter dash and 4x200-meter and finished fourth in the 4x400-meter relay at the Ohio State Indoor Championships ... was a three-time state qualifier, three-time North Coast League champion, three-time District champion and three-time AAU National Qualifier.

Personal: Born on March 13, 1995 ... son of Chris Howse and Lisa Bottoms ... has one brother, C.J. (18) ... majoring in Digital Cinema.