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STEVEN SIMPKINS

Player profile

position
Sprints
year
Freshman
hometown
Tallahassee, Fla.
high school
East Gadsen

BIO:

PERFORMANCE PROFILE

Versatil local product from the Tallahassee area joins team to provide depth in the long sprints…starring at both the Maclay School and East Gadsden High, Simpkins’ most success came in the 400 and 800…was the 2015 1A state runner-up in the 400 and followed two months later with bronze medal at the AAU Club National Championships.

Personal:

Established his 400 PB at the ’15 AAU Club Championships (48.54)…state qualifier in the 400 as a junior and as a freshman in the 800 at Maclay, where he competed for six years before transferring to East Gadsden as a senior…was also a member of two 1A state runner-up cross country teams at Maclay…also played football as a junior at Maclay…was on President’s List during his senior year while taking classes at Tallahassee Community College…the son of Steven and Alonzetta Simpkins…majoring in marketing…born Oct. 15, 1997.