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2006-2007 Men's Track Roster


Juan Walker

Class: SR
Position: Hurdles/Jumps
Height: 5-10
Weight: 174 pounds
Previous School: Hunters Lane (TN) HS [Lindenwood College]
Hometown: Picayune, Miss.

2005-06 (Junior)
Indoor:
Won long jump (24-7.5, NCAA provisional mark), triple jump (47-9.5) and 55-meter hurdles (7.51) as well as finishing fourth in 55-meters (6.36) and also member of second-place mile relay at MT Christmas Invitational ... Placed second in 7.97 in 60-meter hurdles and member of winning 4x400-meter relay (3:14.36, NCAA provisional mark) at Kentucky Invitational ... Won long jump (25-3.75, NCAA provisional mark), triple jump (49-1) and 55-meters (6.34) as well as placing second in 55-hurdles in personal-best 7.32 at Blue Raider Invitational ... Took top honors in triple jump (47-6.5) for third time of season at Middle Tennessee Open ... Jumped 48-4 in triple jump prelims at Indiana Invitational ... Won 55-hurdles in 7.51 and 55-meters in 6.36 as well as placing second in both long jump and triple jump at MT Valentine Invitational ... Finished second in long jump (24-3.5), third in 55-hurdles (7.41), seventh in triple jump (46-5.5) and eighth in 55-meters (6.45) at Sun Belt Championships ... Finished 10th in long jump with mark of 24-6.5 at NCAA Championships, earning All-America honors.
Outdoor: Finished fourth in 110-meter hurdles (14.34), fifth in 400-meter hurdles (53.97) and sixth in long jump (23-7.5) as well as member of winning 4x100-meter relay (41.23) and second-place shuttle hurdle relay (1:00.44) at Alabama Relays ... Set personal-best in 110 hurdles in 14.10, finishing second, and was also second in long jump (23-10.75) at Clemson Relays ... Posted personal-bests in both 110 hurdles (14.10) and intermediate hurdles (52.45) as well as winning long jump (24-7) and was member of fourth-place 4x100 relay (40.29) at Yellowjacket Invitational ... Posted another PR in 110 hurdles in 14.08 in prelims and came in fourth in long jump (24-10) at Texas Relays ... Posted wind-aided 13.95 in high hurdles at Sea Ray Relays ... Placed second in high hurdles with PR of 13.88, won long jump (24-9.25) and member of winning 4x100 relay (39.82) at Vanderbilt Invitational ... Suffered knee injury before Sun Belt Championships.

Before Middle Tennessee: Attended Lindenwood University in St. Louis, Mo., for two years ... Won NAIA National Titles in 55-meter hurdles, pentathlon and as member of 4x100-meter relay, and runner-up in 110-meter hurdles and 400-meter hurdles ... Posted times of 14.10 (110mH), 51.6 (400mH), 25-8 in long jump, 49-0 in triple jump, 6-8 in high jump, 3890 points in pentathlon, 39.40 as member of 4x100-meter relay, 7.40 in 55-meter hurdles and 7.96 in 60-meter hurdles ... Ranked fifth nationally in long jump in January 2005 with mark of 25-8.

High School: Won state title in 300-meter hurdles for coach Chuck Lewis at Hunters Lane HS ... Member of team state championships as sophomore and junior.

Personal: Juan Anthony Walker ... Son of Janice Anderson ... Born August 19, 1985 ... Majoring in University Studies - Liberal Arts.