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2013-2014 Men's Track Roster


Kenneth Gilstrap

Class: SR
Position: Sprints
Height: 5-10
Weight: 175 pounds
Previous School: Miller Grove HS
Hometown: Lithonia, GA

2013-14
Indoor:
Late addition due to being on the football team … Competed in two-meets, the Vanderbilt Invite Jan. 25 and TSU Invite Feb. 1 … Set a new personal-best time in the 55-meter at TSU (6.36, 2nd) … Finished fifth in the 60-meter at the Vanderbilt Invite (6.87, 5th).

2012-13
Indoor:
Did not compete due to injury.< br>

Outdoor: Set a new personal best mark of 21.77 in the SBC Championships’ 200-meter prelims … Was 16th in the 100-meter prelims at the SBC Championships (10.84).

2011-12
Indoor:
Won the 55-meter title at the Sun Belt Championships while running a personal-best 6.30 seconds ... Placed fifth in the 200 meters at the league championships with a time of 21.76 seconds ... Claimed the title in the 55 meters at the Blue Raider Invitational in 6.38 seconds ... Named Sun Belt Male Track Athlete of the Week following his performance at the Blue Raider Invitational ... Finished first in his preliminary heat of the 55 meters in 6.32 seconds at the MTSU Invitational.

Outdoor: Finished fifth in the 100 meters at the Sun Belt Championships in a time of 10.54 seconds ... Claimed a sixth-place finish in the 200 meters at the conference championships while running a 21.77.

2010-11
Indoor: Won a gold medal in the 55-meter dash at the Sun Belt Indoor Championships in a time of 6.36 seconds ... Also took fourth in the 200-meter dash at the Championships ... Won the 200-meter dash in 21.80 seconds at the Middle Tennessee Invitational.

Outdoor: Finished eighth in the 100-meter dash in a finals time of 11.12 seconds at the Sun Belt Outdoor Championships ... Took third in the Yellow Jacket Invitational in 10.66 seconds.

High School: Invited to compete for the USA Youth National track team for the 100 and 200 meters ... A seven-time Junior Olympic champion and a two-time World Team participant ... Owns school records in the 100 and 200 meters ... Personal-best times of 10.31 seconds in the 100 meters and 20.89 seconds in the 200 meters

Personal: Kenneth D'Antignac Gilstrap II ... Son of Kenneth Sr. and Darla ... Born July 30, 1991 ... Plays defensive back on the Blue Raider football team ... His father played receiver at Tennessee Tech from 1985 to 1988 where he ranks sixth in all-time receiving yards ... Major is undecided.