Chris Walker
Chris Walker

Hometown:
Bowie, Md.

High School:
DeMatha Catholic

Event:
Sprints

Year (I/O):
Sr./Sr.


• 2014 SEC Academic Honor Roll

2014: Indoors - ran the 60 and the 200 meters as he worked up the 400 meters....posted a best 60 meter time of 6.87 at the Virginia Tech Invitational on his way to a sixth place finish...took 12th in the 200 meters at the Cherry & Silver Invite with his best time of 21.57...finished 17th at SEC Indoor Championships in the 400 meters with a personal best time of 47.82... ran on the Gamecocks' 4x400 that finished sixth at SEC Indoors (3:09.13)...Outdoors - Made appearances in the 100, 200 and 400 meters...best 100m time of 10.58 at the Georgia Invitational to take seventh...won the USC Outdoor Open 200 meters (22.04)...clocked a top time of 21.36 at the distance at the Bill Carson Invitational and finished 29th at SEC Outdoor Championships (21.84)...at 400 meters earlier in the season, turned in his best time at the competitive Florida Relays at 47.66 (34th) and posed a pair of top four finishes at the Shamrock Invitational to open the season and the Bill Carson Invitational.

2013: NCAA East Preliminary Qualifier in the 4x400m...Indoors, concentrated on the sprints...clocked his best 55m dash time at the Gamecock Indoor Open with a 6.53 to finish third...best 60m time at the SEC Indoor Championship with a 6.97 to finish 29th in the prelims...Ran the 200m as well, posting his best time of the season at SEC Indoors, taking 27th with a 21.97...ran the second leg on the distance medley relay team that finished sixth at the prestigious Armory Collegiate Invitational with a time of 10:12.21...Outdoors, started the season with a 10.96 100m race at the Hurricane Invitational to finish in 15th place...took 13th at the Spec Towns Invitational with a 10.77...set a new personal best at the SEC Outdoor Championship, running a 10.70 to finish in 30th...also ran the 200m, recording a 21.52 at Spec Towns to finish in ninth place...in the 200m at SEC Outdoors, finished 25th with a time of 21.66...made his first NCAA East Preliminary appearance, running anchor on the second-fastest 4x400m team of the season (3:09.49)

2012: Indoors, competed in the 200m, 300m and 400m...placed ninth in the 200m at the Virginia Tech Invitational...ran top 200m time at the SEC Indoor Championships at 21.95...placed 5th at the Virgina Tech Invitational in the 300m...competed in the 400m at the SEC Indoor Championship, running a season-best 49.09...placed sixth at the last chance qualifier in the 400m...ran second leg on the DMR team that placed fifth at the SEC Indoor Championships
Outdoors, competed in the 100m and 200m...ran season best time of 10.70 in the 100m at the Bob Pollack..placed sixth at the Spec Towns Invitational...ran best 200m time at Bob Pollack with 21.36...competed in SEC Outdoor Championships..competed at USATF Junior Nationals in the 200m and placed 15th

HIGH SCHOOL: Top times of 7.14 in the 60m, 10.85 in the 100m, 21.97 in the 200m and 48.17 in the 400m ... placed seventh in the 100m and second in the 200m at the New Balance Outdoor Nationals ... WCAC Champion in the 400m dash ... Finished 16th in the 400m at the New Balance Indoor Nationals ... two-time participant at the USATF National Junior Olympics in the 400m dash ... ran 48.60 in the 400m at the USATF National Junior Olympics, placing eighth in the prelims and 13th overall.