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2012-2013 Men's Track Roster

Lyle Haywood

Class: SR
Position: Middle Distance
Height: 5-10
Weight: 175 pounds
Previous School: Nyack HS/SUNY Delhi
Hometown: Nanuet, N.Y.

Highest finish was fifth at the Christmas Invitational, where he finished the 800-meter run in 1:57.17 … Fastest time in the 800 was 1:57.11 at the Rod McCravy Memorial.

Outdoor: Was third in the 800-meter run in 1:59.93 at the Rhodes Invitational … Set personal bests in the 400- and 800-meter dashes, running a 52.36 time in the 400 and a 1:56.15 in the 800.

Competed in six meets in 2011 ... Recorded best 8k time and finish at the Sun Belt Championships, clocking a 26:55.10 to place 30th ... Ran a 26:59.37 at the 8k Greater Louisville Classic to finish 144th ... Posted an 8k time of 27:11.20 at the Commodore Classic while placing 68th ... Best 5k time came at the PowerAde Invitational where he notched a 16:14 and finished 21st ... Opened the season by finishing 45th at the Belmont Opener with a 5k time of 16:37.93 ... Bagged a 13th-place finish at the Front Runner Invitational, finishing the 5k race in 16:28.

Indoor: Recorded a personal-best time of 4:32.46 in the mile run at the MTSU Invitational ... Notched a third-place finish at the MT Christmas Invitational in the mile, clocking a 4:33.65 ... Set a personal-best 800-meter time of 1:56.23 at the Rod McCravy Memorial ... Finished fifth in the 800 meters at the Valentine Invitational in a time of 1:57.59 ... Bagged a 10th-place finish while running a 2:01.03 in the 800 meters at the Blue Raider Invitational.

Outdoor: Set a new personal best of 1:57.17 in the preliminaries of the 800 meters at the Sun Belt Championships ... Placed 17th in the 1,500 meters at the league championship meet, clocking a 4:15.73 ... Finished ninth in the 800 meters at the Coach "O" Invitational with a time of 1:57.46 ... Posted a new outdoor personal-best time in the mile run at the Rhodes Open Meet, crossing the finish line in 4:38.33.

High School/Previous College: Competed in the 400-meter, 800-meter and 1,600-meter events while in high school ... Named all-state in high school ... Earned 2010 NJCAA All-America honors in cross country at SUNY Delhi ... All-Mountain Valley Conference in cross country in 2010-11 ... All-Region III in cross country in 2010-11.

Personal: Lyle Neville Ellis Haywood ... Son of Larry Haywood ... Born April 24, 1991 ... Majoring in exercise science.