Senior returns for his fifth season after sitting out 2016 outdoor campaign with a heavy academic load…came to FSU as a walk-on football player from Texas but returned to his track roots during 2013 outdoor season as a 400-meter hurdler…placed fifth in 400 hurdles at 2015 ACC Championships.
Saw action in two indoor meets, competing in the 400-meter dash…posted collegiate-best 50.56 at the UAB Blazer Invitational.
Enjoyed a breakout season, shaving nearly two full seconds off his previous best in the 400 hurdles…qualified for the NCAA East Preliminary for the first time, finishing 27th…his fifth-place ACC Championship finish helped the Noles to the team title…qualified for the ACC finals with a PB (52.15)…was runner-up at Longhorn Invitational as he cracked 53 seconds (52.33) for the first time…also second at FSU Relays (53.06)…did not compete during the indoor season.
Competed in six outdoor meets, making significant gains in the 400 hurdles…season-best and then PB (54.01) came at FSU Twilight in fifth-place finish…saw 400-meter dash action at a pair of indoor meets.
Raced in six meets, focusing solely on the 400 hurdles after training through the indoor season coming out of football…registered his season-best at Florida Relays (54.14)…placed 13th in his ACC Championships debut with his second-best time (54.65).
Outstanding student from Katy, Texas who will earn his degree in electrical engineering.