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2013-2014 Men's Track Roster


Demarcus Scales

Class: JR
Position: Middle Distance
Height: 5-8
Weight: 150 pounds
Previous School: Oakland HS/Lipscomb
Hometown: Murfreesboro, Tenn.

2013-14
Indoor:
Placed eighth in the 800-meter at the Christmas Invitational Dec. 7 with a time of 2:00.19 seconds … Best time in the 800-meter was at the Vanderbilt Invitational Jan. 25 (1:59.33) … Placed 16th in the 1,000-meter at the Blazer Invite Jan. 11 with a time of 2:40.93.

Outdoor: Competed in the 800-meter and was a member of various 4x400-meter teams … Placed a season-best third in the 800 at the Coach “O” Invitational (1:56.91) … Tallied his fastest time of the season at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (1:56.61), placing 17th overall … Finished fifth in the 800 at the Boston-Moon Relays (1:58.27) … Helped the 4x400-meter squad place fourth at the Yellow Jacket Invitational (3:27.91).

2012-13
Indoor:
Finished 13th and set a personal best in the 800-meters at the Kentucky Invitational posting a 1:59.68 … Set a personal best in the 400-meters at the MT Invitational with a time of 52.58.< br> Outdoor: Competed seven times in the 800-meters, with his personal best time coming at the Yellow Jacket Invitational (1:58.69) … Highest place-finish was seventh at the Boston Moon Invitational’s 800 (2:01.62).

2011-12
Indoor:
Clocked a personal-best time of 53.78 seconds in the 400 meters while finishing 14th at the MTSU Invitational ... Placed ninth in the 800 meters at the Valentine Invitational while running a personal-best 2:01.20 ... Claimed a season-best seventh-place finish in the 800 meters at the MT Christmas Invitational, logging a 2:09.02 ... Finished 15th in the 800 meters at the Blue Raider Invitational with a time of 2:02.91.

Outdoor: Ran a personal-best time of 52.08 seconds in the 400 meters while placing 11th at the Boston Moon Classic ... Clocked a time of 2:03.18 in the preliminaries of the 800 meters at the Sun Belt Championships ... Finished 20th with a time of 2:06.65 in the 800 meters at the Coach "O" Invitational.

High School: Competed in track & field and football while in high school ... Ran the 400 meters and 800 meters on the track & field team.

Personal: Demarcus Leroy LaMar Scales ... Son of Chris, Sr. and Rosland Rhyne ... Born August 6, 1992 ... Majoring in criminal justice.