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2008-2009 Men's Track Roster


Curtis King

Class: JR
Position: Sprints
Height: 5-9
Weight: 165 pounds
Previous School: Jefferson Davis HS/Johnson County CC/Pratt CC
Hometown: Montgomery, Ala.

2008-09
Indoor:
Placed fifth in both the 55 and 200 meters at the Sun Belt Championships in 6.45 and 21.82, respectively...Placed fourth at the MT Valentine Invitational in the 55 in 6.48...Finished ninth in the 60 meter dash in 6.95 and 16th in the 200 in 21.67 at the NCAA Last Chance Meet...Came in 14th in the 60 in 6.89 and 10th in the 200 in 21.93 at the Rod McCravy Memorial.
Outdoor: Ranked 30th on the NCAA descending order list with the 4x100 meter relay team with a time of 39.95 set at the Sun Belt Championships...Earned NCAA Regional qualifying times in the 200 meters and the 4x100 meter relay...Won the 4x100 meter relay and finished third in the 4x200 meter relay with respective times of 40.77 and 1:25.79 at the Georgia Relays...Placed fourth with the 4x100 relay team in 40.22, 11th in the 200 meters 21.46, and 16th in the 100 meter dash in 10.82...Came in seventh in both the 100 and 200 meter dashes at the Sun Belt Championships with times of 10.69 and 22.33, earned an NCAA Regional qualifying time of 21.14 in the 200 meters preliminary heat...Finished eighth with the 4x100 relay team in 40.6 and ninth with the 4x200 relay team in 1:24.19 at the Penn Relays...Placed 29th in the 100 meters at the Sea Rays Relays.

Before Middle Tennessee: Started collegiate career in 2007 at Pratt Community College before Transferring to Johnson City County Community College for 2007-08...Finished as the 2008 and indoor 200-meter National Champion...Selected as a track All-American...Competed in football and track for coach Jeff Stanton in high school.

Personal: Born Curtis King II on October, 4, 1988...Son of Cynthis White and Curtis King...Majoring in athletic training.