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2010-2011 Men's Track Roster


Steven Palmer

Class: FR
Position: Sprints/Jumps
Height: 6-3
Weight: 172 pounds
Previous School: Stockbridge HS
Hometown: Atlanta, Ga.

2010-11
Indoor:
Gold medal winner with the 4x400-meter relay in 3:15.92 and silver medalist in the 400-meter dash in 48.29 at the Sun Belt Indoor Championships ... Ran a career-best time of 47.95 in the 400-meter dash at the MT Valentine Invitational in a winning-effort; time ranked as the second-fastest time run in the league that year ... Took second in the 200-meter dash in a season-best time of 21.95 at the Middle Tennessee Invitational ... Won with the mile relay team in a time of 3:15.90 and second in the 400-meter dash in 48.77 at the MT Christmas Invitational.
Outdoor: Gold medal winner with the 4x400-meter relay team and silver medal winner in the 400-meter dash at the Sun Belt Outdoor Championships his 400 meter time of 47.15 was a personal best ... Came in second in the 400-meter dash in 47.94 at the War Eagle Invitational ... Ran a season-best time of 22.06 in the 200-meter dash at the Yellow Jacket Invitational, while placing second in the 400-meter dash in 48.59 at the meet ... Took second in the 400-meter dash in a time of 48.0 at the Boston-Moon Classic.

High School: Letterwinner in track and field under head coach James Thorton at Stockbridge High School ... Also played football at Stockbridge ... Recorded the seventh fastest high school in the nation in the 400 meters ... Recorded the seventh fastest AAU 400 meter time in 2010 ... Set school record in the 400 meter and the triple jump ... Placed third in the 400 at the Georgia State High School Meet.

Personal: Steven Levette Palmer II ... Born December 19, 1992 ... Son of Eureka Battie and Steven Palmer ... Wants to coach track and field upon graduation ... Majoring in Health and Human Performance.