David Wilkins
David Wilkins

Hometown:
Cowpens, S.C.

High School:
Broome

Event:
High Jump

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


2012:Indoors, won the Gamecock Invitational...cleared his best of 6-09.50 (2.07m) in the high jump at the SEC Indoor Championship to place tenth in the preliminary round...placed eighth at the Last Chance Qualifier meet
Outdoors, won the North Florida Invite, placed third at the Gamecock Open where he cleared his season-best mark of 6-09.75 (2.08m)...placed 12th at the SEC Championships, clearing 6-09.50 (2.07m)

2011: NCAA East Preliminary participant in the high jump ... SEC silver medalist ... Second Team All-SEC ... indoors, had a top mark of 7-02.25 (2.19m) in the high jump to earn silver medal honors at the SEC Indoor Championships ... won the Virginia Tech Invitational ... outdoors, had a top clearance of 7-00.50 (2.15m) at the SEC Outdoor Championships to claim sixth overall ... placed 15th at the NCAA East Preliminary at 6-11 (2.11m) ... won the Spec Towns Invitational.

2010: NCAA Regional qualifier in the high jump ... indoors, had a top mark of 6-09 (2.06m) in the high jump ... took ninth at the SEC Indoor Championships with a clearance of 6-06.75 (2.00m) ... outdoors, cleared a season best 6-10.75 (2.10m) at the Weems Baskin Invitational ... tied for seventh at the SEC Outdoor Championships at 6-08.75 (2.05m) ... placed 39th at the NCAA Preliminary Round at 6-07 (2.01m).

HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by Skip Frye at Broome High School ... No. 1 in South Carolina in the high jump ... top mark of 7-00 in the high jump ... lettered in football, basketball and track.

PERSONAL: David Scott Wilkins was born Feb. 28, 1991 ... parents are David and Berdine Williams ... pursuing a degree in physical education.