School-Record 14 Qualifiers Advance to NCAA Outdoors in Eugene
AT OLE MISS (2012-14):
OUTDOOR: USTFCCCA Second Team All-American ... placed 16th in the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 14.01 at the NCAA Championships ... qualified for NCAAs after finishing 11th at the NCAA East Preliminary with a personal-best time of 13.80 that ranks him fourth in school history ... won the 110-meter hurdles at the Alabama-Mississippi Border Clash in 13.91 ... placed third in the 110-meter hurdles at the Mt. SAC Relays (14.07) ... collected 110-meter hurdle victories at the Red Wolves Open (14.19), MC Twilight Invitational (14.15) and Ole Miss Open (14.15) ... ran a personal-best 21.06 in the 200 to place eighth at the LSU Invitational.
INDOOR: Ran a personal-best 7.81 to place third in the 60-meter hurdles at the Armory Collegiate Invitational ... earned fifth place at the Don Kirby Elite (7.84), sixth at the Auburn Invitational (7.94) and first at the BSC Panther Indoor Icebreaker (7.91) ... clocked an indoor personal-best 22.01 in the 200 at the Vanderbilt Invitational.
OUTDOOR: Participated in the 110-meter hurdles at the NCAA East Preliminary Round ... finished fourth in the 110-meter hurdles at the SEC Championships (14.21) ... helped the 4x100-meter relay team to the second-best time in school history with a 39.69 at the Drake Relays, placing fourth ... won the 110-meter hurdles at the Mississippi Open with a personal-best time of 14.10 that ranks him fifth in the school record books ... won the 110-meter hurdles at the UCA Open (14.33).
INDOOR: Ran in the 60-meter hurdles at the SEC Championships ... season-best time of 8.11 to place fourth in the 60-meter hurdles at the UAB Blazer Invitational ... clocked 8.14 to place sixth at the Auburn Invitational and 8.16 to place seventh at the Don Kirby Elite.
OUTDOOR: Competed in the 110-meter hurdles and 400-meter hurdles at the SEC Championships, finishing 10th in the 110 (14.75) ... placed third in the 110-meter hurdles at the Mississippi Open (season-best 14.66) and second at the LSU Alumni Gold (14.70) and Rhodes Open (14.71) ... clocked a season-best 400-meter hurdle time of 55.29 at the SEC Championships.
INDOOR: Top freshman finisher in the 60-meter hurdles at the SEC Championships, placing sixth with a season-best time of 8.08 ... that time of 8.08 ranks him fourth-best in school history ... SEC All-Freshman team honoree.
BEFORE OLE MISS: Lettered in track and field at Atascocita High School in Conroe, Texas ... set a school record in the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 37.53 ... also had a personal best of 14.27 in the 110-meter hurdles ... participated in football.
PERSONAL: Born April 15, 1993 ... son of Lisa Nelson and Robert Semien Jr.
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