Indoor: Won the 55-meter dash at the MT Christmas Invitational in a personal-best 6.43 seconds ... Leaped 23-0.00 (7.01m) to place fourth and set a new personal-best in the long jump at the MT Christmas Invitational ... Also recorded a new personal-best measurement in the triple jump at the MT Christmas Invitational with a jump of 46-0.00 (14.02m), good enough for a third-place finish ... Bagged a fifth-place finish in the 55 meters in 6.49 seconds at the Blue Raider Invitational ... Placed sixth at the Kentucky Invitational in the triple jump with a leap of 44-6.75 (13.58m).
Outdoor: Competed in just one meet during the outdoor season ... Set a new personal-best time in the 100-meter dash, clocking an 11.40 at the Tiger Track Classic.
High School/Previous College: Spent one season each at Cal State-Fullerton (2007-08) and Arizona State (2008-09) ... Competed in track & field and basketball while in high school ... Was team captain as a senior ... Los Angeles City section champion in the long jump competition ... Named to the Daily Breeze All-Area Track & Field Team ... Four-time scholar athlete award winner
Personal: Michael Garred Stokes ... Son of Marvin and Zenobia Stokes ... Born Feb. 5, 1989 ... Has one brother (Marvin) and one sister (Marva) ... Majoring in aerospace engineering.