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2008-2009 Men's Track Roster

Robert Carter

Class: SO
Position: Sprints
Height: 5-9
Weight: 130 pounds
Previous School: Central HS
Hometown: Chattanooga, Tenn.

Earned All-Sun Belt honors as a member of the third place DMR team at the Sun Belt Championships with a time of 10:18.31...Won the 400 meters in 50.54 at the Blue Raider Invitational...Set a personal best of 49.87 in the 400 placing 14th and was a member of the fourth place 4x400m relay team finishing in 3:18.11 at the Rod McCravy Memorial...Member of the fifth place 4x400m relay team in 3:29.49 at the Middle Tennessee Classic...Earned two fifth place finishes in the 200 and 400 meters at the MT Valentine Invitational with times of 22.63 and 50.31, respectively...Placed sixth in the 200 in 22.44 and fifth in the 400 in 51.65 at the MT Christmas Invitational...Came in seventh in 51.72 in the 400 at the Ed Temple Classic...Ran a 50.64 preliminary time in the 400 finishing 17th overall at the Sun Belt Championships.
Outdoor: Set a lifetime best of 49.53 in the 400 meters at the Georgia Tech Invitational placing 28th overall...Won as a member of the distance medley relay at the Georgia Relays with a time of 10:05.4, also placed ninth in the 400 meters in 50.5...Came in fourth in the 400 in 50.12 at the Boston-Moon Classic...Placed 18th in the 400 at the Sun Belt Championships with a preliminary time of 50.23...Finished 23rd in the 400 in 50.19 at the War Eagle Invitational...Came in 23rd in the 400 meter hurdles 1:01.45 and 26th in the 200 meters in 50.28 at the Tiger Track Classic.

Placed 13th in 400-meters in 54.43 at MT Christmas Invitational ... Finished 14th in 200-meters in 23.41 and posted time of 6.84 in 55-meters at Blue Raider Invitational ... Placed 13th in 200 in 23.32 and 12th in 400 in 54.23 at Middle Tennessee Classic ... Finished 16th in 400 in 53.55 at MT Valentine Invitational and 21st in 400 in 52.12 at Sun Belt Championships.
Outdoor: Posted 400-meter time of 52.77 at Yellowjacket Invitational ... Finished 200-meters in 23.15 and 400 in 52.26 at Tiger Track Classic ... Posted mark of 22.76 in 200 and 52.69 in 400 at Coach O Invitational.

High School: Posted best times of 22.1 in 200-meters and 11.01 in 100-meters for coach Reggie Upshaw at Chattanooga Central HS.

Personal: Robert Curtis Carter III ... Son of Robert Jr., and Tina Carter ... Born March 9, 1989.