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2012-2013 Men's Track Roster

Kendall Bacchus

Class: JR
Position: Sprints
Height: 6-2
Weight: 185 pounds
Previous School: Sixth Form Government Secondary [Nebraska]
Hometown: Diamond Vale, Trinidad & Tobago

Took second on four different occasions throughout the indoor season … Time of 21.14 at the Christmas Invitational was good enough for second place and a personal best in the 200-meter dash … Fastest 55-meter dash came at the Christmas Invitational (6.48 seconds).

Outdoor: Highest finish was eighth in the 100-meter dash, both of which came at a Vanderbilt hosted meet – the Black and Gold Meet (10.98 seconds) and the Vanderbilt Invitational (11.01 seconds) … Ran a time of 10.84 seconds in the SBC Championships’ 100 prelims, and a 21.81 in the 200-meter prelims.

Finished third in the 200 meters at the Sun Belt Championships while running a personal-best 21.68 seconds ... Posted a personal-best time of 6.45 seconds in the preliminaries of the 55 meters at the league championships ... Placed sixth while clocking a personal-best 50.81 seconds in the 400 meters at the MTSU Invitational.

Outdoor: Clocked a 10.99 in the preliminaries of the 100 meters at the Sun Belt Championships ... Crossed the finish line of the preliminary round of the 200 meters in 22.12 seconds at the league championships ... Logged a time of 51.25 seconds in his first-career 400-meter race at the Yellow Jacket Invitational.

Placed seventh in the 55-meter dash in 6.49 seconds at the Sun Belt Indoor Championships ... Also took eighth in the 200-meter dash in 22.16 seconds ... Came in third in the both the 55-meter and 200-meter dashes at the MT Valentine Invitational in respective times of 6.48 seconds and 21.75 seconds ... Won the 200-meter dash in 21.86 seconds at the MT Christmas Invitational ... Finished second in the 200-meter dash in 21.99 seconds at the Blue Raider Invitational.

Outdoor: Gold medal winner with the 4x400-meter relay team with a time of 3:15.23 at the Sun Belt Outdoor Championships ... Also took fourth in the 200-meter dash and seventh in the 100-meter dash with respective times of 22.03 seconds and 10.78 seconds ... Ran season-best times of 10.62 seconds and 21.65 seconds in the 100-meter and 200-meter dashes at the Vanderbilt Invitational ... Helped the 4x400-meter relay team clock a 3:11.25 time at the Tiger Track Classic ... Finished third in the 100-meter dash and placed first with the 4x100-meter relay with respective times of 10.64 seconds and 3:14.44 at the Boston-Moon Classic.

High School/Previous College: Ran one season for the University of Nebraska ... Ran track & field at Sixth Form Government Secondary School in St. James, Trinidad.

Personal: Kendall Bacchus ... Born May 20, 1990 ... Son of Kenneth and Amanda Bacchus.