Height
6'1
Class
Redshirt
Hometown
Algiers, La. ,
High School
St. Augustine HS

Updated 6/30/05

2005
Had just an indoor season of eligibility remaining … Was the Tigers’ top 800-meter runner during the indoor campaign, setting a new school record in the event after clocking a personal best 1:47.84 at the NCAA Qualifiers … Time also earned him his first ever trip to the NCAA Championships … There he placed 15th overall after recording a time of 1:50.96 in the prelims … Finished 10th at the SEC Championships (1:51.45) … Also clocked 1:50.29 at the Razorback Invitational and 1:50.81 at the Armory Invitational.

2004
The Tigers’ top 800-meter runner, he clocked a season-best indoor time of 1:48.44 at the Iowa State Last Chance meet … Ran 1:50.05 during the prelims of the SEC Championships … Clocked 1:50.52 in the finals to place seventh overall … During the outdoor season posted a top time of 1:49.75 to finish first at the Tiger Relays … Recorded a time of 1:50.86 at the SEC Championships … Also ran the 400 meters twice, recording a season-best effort of 48.21 at he LSU Alumni Gold.

2003
Set a school record in the indoor 800 meters with a PR effort of 1:48.98 at the SEC Championships … Time was good enough for a sixth-place finish … Clocked 1:49.38 in the prelims … Placed fifth at the Armory Invitational with a time of 1:50.08 … During the outdoor season, ran the third leg on the Tigers’ distance medley relay team that took first at the Penn Relays with a time of 9:56.58 … Turned in his top outdoor 800 meter time of the season at the NCAA Regionals (1:50.51) … Clocked 1:50.89 at the SEC Championships … Finished second at the Tiger Twilight Classic with a time of 1:51.77.

2002
Posted LSU’s third-best time in the 800 meters, clocking 1:51.97 at the SEC Three-Way … Had a season-best time of 48.17 in the 400 meters at the LSU Team Invitational.

2001
Had a promising freshman season, establishing himself as one of LSU’s up-and-coming middle distance runners … Ran a season-best 800-meter time of 1:50.81 at the SEC Outdoor Championships, the second-best time by a Tiger in 2001 … Placed 13th at the SEC Championships … During the indoor season he ran a season-best time of 1:53.86 at the Gator Invitational in Gainesville, the third best time by a Tiger in 2001 … Ran the open quarter on one occasion, posting a time of 49.79 at the Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville, Ark.

High School
A four-time letterman in track and field … An all-state and all-metro selection … Was the state champion in the 400 meters and the 800 meters his senior season, posting times of 47.93 and 1:53.41, respectively, at the state meet … Was given the student-athlete award while attending St. Augustine in New Orleans … Was the salutatorian of his graduating class.

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