Ole Miss Will Have Athletes Competing In 23 Events In Jacksonville
AT OLE MISS (2009-2011):
OUTDOOR:NCAA Second Team All-American ... placed 14th in the long jump at the NCAA Championships (25-02.50) ... finished eighth in the long jump (25-01.75) and fourth in the 4x100 meter relay at the SEC Championships ... recorded a personal-best 25-06.00 and won the long jump at the War Eagle Invitational ... also claimed first place in the long jump at the Ole Miss Invitational (25-05.25) ... placed fourth in the long jump at both the Rhodes Open (22-06.50) and Drake Relays (24-09.25) ... finished third in the long jump at the Big Ten vs. SEC Challenge Meet (23-04.75) ... placed second in the 4x100 meter relay at the Mississippi Open with a time of 39.88, that currently ranks third best in the Ole Miss record book ... won the 4x100 meter relay at the Ole Miss Invitational with a time of 40.16 ... finished second in the 4x100 meter relay at the Big Ten vs. SEC Challenge Meet with a time of 40.31.
INDOOR: Named NCAA Second Team All-American in the long jump ... finished 15th in the long jump at the NCAA Championships (24-03.75) ... placed sixth in the long jump at the SEC Championships (25-02.75) ... won the long jump at the Arkansas Invitational with a distance of 24-11.25 ... recorded a personal-best distance of 25-06.75 in the long jump at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational, which ranks him fourth-best in the long jump in school history ... also captured the long jump title at the Arkansas State Invitational with a leap of 23-10.25 ... posted a distance of 23-06.25 to finish second at the Arkansas State Kickoff Klassic ... placed third in the triple jump with a leap of 48-10.75 at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational ... recorded a season-best 49-03.50 in the triple jump to finish fourth at the Arkansas Invitational.
OUTDOOR: Qualified for the NCAA East Regional long jump and posted a distance of 24-09.25 ... placed seventh in the long jump at the SEC Championships with a leap of 24-10.00 ... posted a distance of 46-05.50 in his only attempt at the triple jump at the SEC Championships ... won the long jump at the Drake Relays with a season-high distance of 24-11.00.
INDOOR: Placed fifth in the long jump at the SEC Indoor Championships with a season-best distance of 25-0.75 and also posted a season-high distance of 47-7.75 in the triple jump ... finished in fourth place in the long jump at the SEC/Big 12 Conference USA Challenge ... placed seventh in the Meyo Invitational long jump ... won the long jump at the Razorback Invitational, the Arkansas Invitational and the Arkansas State Kickoff Classic.
OUTDOOR: Turned in a fifth place finish in the long jump at the USA Junior Track and Field Championships with a distance of 24-09.75 ... also took seventh place at the USA Junior Track and Field Championships in the triple jump wit h a mark of 49-05.75 ... won the individual title in the long jump at the Ole Miss Invitational with an NCAA regional distance of 24-06.50 ... also posted an NCAA regional mark at the Ole Miss Invitational in the triple jump with a distance of 49-02.50 ... earned an NCAA regional mark and a second place finish in the long jump at the Alabama Relays with a distance of 25-03.50 ... also placed third in the triple jump at the Alabama Relays with a mark of 49-08.50 ... finished in sixth place at the LSU Alumni Gold meet with an NCAA regional mark of 49-04.25 in the triple jump ... took third in the long jump at the Florida Relays with a distance of 23-06.25.
INDOOR: Won the individual title in the long jump at the Arkansas State Kickoff Classic with a mark of 23-02.75 ... also finished in third place in the triple jump at the Arkansas State Kickoff Classic with a mark of 45-07.25 ... scored in the triple jump at the SEC Indoor Championships with a mark of 49-07.75 en route to a sixth place finish ... also took fifth at the SEC Indoor Championships in the long jump with a leap of 23-10.75 ... leaped to a third place finish in the triple jump with a distance of 47-07.00 at the Arkansas Invitational ... finished in seventh place in the triple jump at the Kentucky Invitational with a distance of 48-04.00 ... turned in a fourth place finish in the long jump at the SEC/Big 12 Challenge with a distance of 24-01.75 ... also placed ninth at the SEC/Big 12 Challenge in the triple jump with a mark of 45-11.75 ... posted a ninth place finish in the long jump with a distance of 23-01.75 at the Tyson Invitational ... also took sixth place in the triple jump with a distance of 49-01.50 at the Tyson Invitational.
BEFORE OLE MISS: Holds the Northridge High School record in the high jump ... also owns the school record in the long jump with a distance of 23-09.00 ... set the school record in the triple jump with a mark of 49-07.00.
PERSONAL: Born Aug. 26, 1990 ... son of Leon and Linda Lee.
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