Name: Ronnie Ash
Sport: Track and Field
Event(s): 110-meter Hurdles
Height: 6-2
Weight: 2-8
DOB: 7/2/1988
Birthplace: Passaic, N.J.
Hometown: Passaic, N.J.
High School: Knightdale High School (Knightdale, N.C.) ‘08
College: University of Oklahoma ‘10, Sociology
Coach(es): Garfield Ellenwood
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (2016)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, disqualified
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2015 – DQ
  • Years of participation: Outdoor – 2015
Personal: Son of Jeremy and Yolanda Baker...Has three sisters, Jada Baker, Kiara Turner and Shaniqua Harris...Holds high school program records in both the 110- and 300-meter hurdles, and competed in the high jump at Knightdale High School...Began hurdling in high school and was recruited to play basketball in college...Did not plan on attending college, but received an offer from Bethune-Cookman University...Transferred to the University of Oklahoma after his sophomore year...Aspires to pursue a career in social work and help children in need.