Earned all-SLC honors with third-place finish at the SLC Indoor Championship with leap of 23-09... suffered knee injury on first jump at SLC Indoor... won Houston Indoor with season-best jump of 23-11.75... won the Carl Lewis Invite on Feb. 10 with 22-11.25... finished third at Wes Kittley with 23-01.75 and took fifth at Arkansas Invitational with 23-09.50.
NCAA regional qualifier in the long jump for the second straight season... missed the NCAAs after knee surgery following SLC Outdoor Championships...earned all-SLC honors with career-best jump of 25-11.75 (7.91m) for second place in the long jump at the SLC Outdoor... jump was the fifth longest in the nation in 2006... finished fourth in the league in the triple jump after jump of 48-02.75 (14.70m)... lead leg of 400-meter relay team that finished second at the conference meet with a time of 40.27... was member of 4x200-meter relay that finished third at the Drake Relays with a 1:25.38.
The Southland Conference champion in the long jump, sailing 24-01.75 (7.36m)... finished fifth in the conference in the triple jump (47-07.25/14.51m)... won the Texas Tech Six-Way Meet with a long jump of 22-10.50 (6.97m).
The lone NCAA national qualifier on the Mavericks' team after a seventh-place finish in the long jump (7.41m or 24-03 3/4) at the NCAA regionals in College Station... won the SLC outdoor meet in the long jump with a 7.48m (24-06 1/2)... best effort was a 7.63m (25-00 1/2) at the TCU Invitational April 23... won the triple jump with a 14.63m (48-feet) at the Michael Johnson Invitational... scored points in all five meets in which he competed in the triple jump, including a seventh-place finish at the SLC meet with a 14.62m (47-11 3/4).
Competed in the 60 meters, 200 meters, long jump and triple during the season... finished seventh in the long jump (7.03m or 22-feet 3/4-inches) at the SLC Championships... top 60-meter time was 7.03 at the SLC meet... in his only 200-meter performance of the season, finished seventh with a time of 24.19... top triple jump effort was 14.15m (46-05 1/4).
2004 Indoor and Outdoor
A two-sport standout at Eastern Hills... graduated in 2002... captured sixth place in the UIL 5A state meet in the triple jump (45-08.25) and was the silver medalist in the long jump (23-03.75)... took third place in the region in the 100m dash... was the district champion in the long jump and triple jump as both a junior and senior... was region champion in triple jump in 2002... member of the 4x400-meter relay team as a sophomore that finished third in state... 4x400-meter relay took fourth at state meet in 2001... earned all-district honors in football in 2001... personal bests are: 48.1 in the 400 meters, 21.9 in the 200 meters, 10.6 in the 100 meters, 47-7 in the triple jump and 23-6 in the long jump.
Born May 31, 1984, in Fort Worth, is the son of Joleen Carey... interdisciplinary studies major.