Senior Kierre Beckles takes third in 100m hurdles.
Four relay teams advance to Saturday finals as well.
Eight Gamecocks rank in East top 10
Meredith Mill, men's 4x100-meter relay collect wins
Georgia meet scheduled for Friday and Saturday
2013: 2013 NCAA East Preliminary Qualifier in the 4x100m...Indoors, entered the 200m twice, with his best finish coming at the SEC Indoor Championships with a 16-th place finish and a time of 21.42...ran his best 400m time at the Hokie Invitational, posting a 48.89 to finish in third place...ran the 400m at the SEC Indoor Championships, placing 28th with a time of 49.61...In his only 60-meter race of the season, put up a 6.97 at the Auburn Invitational... also an integral relay member, running on the 4x200m relay that won the 4x200m relay at the Armory Collegiate Invitational with a time of 1:25.81...ran on the top 4x400m relay team at the Alex Wilson Invite at 3:10.79...Outdoors, ran the 100m and 200m...sprinted to a season-best 21.34 in the 200m at the Hurricane Invitational to take third place...hit a collegiate-best of 10.60 at the Spec Towns Relays to finish in 11th place...also ran the 200m at Spec Towns, posting a 21.48 to finish in seventh place...entered the 200m at the SEC Outdoor Championships, finishing in 22nd place with a time of 21.59....ran anchor leg on the fastest 4x100m team of the season in the win at Spec Town Invitational (40.11)
2012: NCAA Outdoors Participant in the 4x100m relay...Second-Team All-America honors in the 4x100m relay...NCAA East Preliminary Participant...Indoors, ran the 300m and 400m...finished fourth, running a season-best 34.77 in the 300m at the Virgina Tech Invitational...finished eighth at the Rod McCravy Memorial in the 400m, with a season-best 48.61...competed in the SEC Indoor Championships in the 400m...ran second leg on the 4x100m relay team at the SEC Indoor Championships that placed 8th to score and ran a season best 3:06.78
HIGH SCHOOL: Top times of 7.01 in the 60m, 10.44 in the 100m, 20.98 in the 200m and 47.29 in the 400m ... Named 2011 Gatorade North Carolina Boys Track & Field Athlete of the Year ... qualified for the 200m and 400m at the USA Junior Outdoor Championships ... placed sixth in the 400m at the USA Junior Outdoor Championships at 48.34 ... three-time state champion in the 400m ... two-time 200m state champion...2-time 4x400m state champion...member of North Carolina state champion team at Douglas Byrd High School...ranked in the national top 20 in the 100m, 200m and 400m ... placed 13th at the New Balance Indoor Nationals in the 200m and 23rd in the 60m ... ran a personal best 47.29 to earn silver medal honors at the USATF Junior Olympics