2003 NCAA Outdoor Long Jump Runner-up
OUTLOOK: Expected to have a break out season and contend for SEC and NCAA long jump titles ... Set school record at 2003 NCAA Outdoor Championships and wants to break his own mark.
2003: Indoors, placed sixth in both long jump and triple jump in USC debut at Virginia Tech Invitational ... Finished third in long jump at SEC Four-Way Meet and placed sixth in the triple jump ... Was runner-up in long jump at UNC Invitational and had top-ten triple jump finish at meet... Placed sixth in long jump and recorded top-ten triple jump finish at Florida Invitational ... Finished among top-ten in both long jump and triple jump at Meet of Champions ... Finished third at SEC Indoor Championships with long jump mark of 25'5.25" ... Placed fourth at first NCAA Indoor Championships to earn All-American honors in the long jump ... Outdoors, Finished third at the Weems Baskin Relays .. Won the long jump at the SEC Quad Meet with mark of 25'6 ... Tied that mark as he finished second at the Florida Relays ... Won the long jump at the Orange & Purple Classic, setting a new season high mark of 25'6.25 ... Placed fifth at the SEC Championships in the long jump ... Finished second in the long jump at the NCAA East Regional with a jump of 25'4.5" ... Shattered school record with long jump of 26'3.75" on his way to a second-place finish at the NCAA Outdoor Championships ... Finished seventh with a mark of 25'2.75" at U.S. Outdoor Championships.
JUCO: The American Junior Champion in the long jump at 26' 5 ... Competed at the USA-Great Britian meet with current Gamecock teammate Otis Harris ... Junior college national champion two years in a row.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended St. Paul High School ... Coached by Coach Glenn ... Lettered in track for two years, as well as basketball ... Finished fourth in the state in the 400m in 1999 ... Team finished third at the CIF in 2000.
PERSONAL: Majoring in Advertising ... Brother Marcell plays football at Southern California ... Favorite foods are fried chicken and pizza ... His mother is his biggest influence ... Chose USC because of the fantastic coaching staff and the chance to learn from them ... Son of Patricia and Tony Allmond ... Born Oct. 8, 1982 in Englewood, Calif.
Top Marks- Long Jump: 26'5"; Triple Jump: 50'