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Trier Young
Trier Young

Hometown:
Neptune, N.J.

High School:
Neptune

Height:
5-6

Event:
Hurdles

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

2009: Competed in three meets indoors, running the 60m hurdles in the season opening meet and at the SEC Championships ... also ran the 400m dash once ... in the 60m hurdles, hit 8.73 at the Kentucky Invitational to open the year ... did not race again until placing ninth overall at the SEC Indoor Championships ... ran an 8.49 in the prelims before crossing the line at 8.56 in the final ... ran the 400m at the Tyson Invitational ... did not compete outdoors.

2008: NCAA East Region qualifier in the 100mH and 400mH ... participated at the NCAA Outdoor Championships as an alternate in the 4x100m and 4x400m relays ... earned South Carolina's Comeback Award ... indoors, opened the season with a second place finish in the 60mH at the UNC Classic, crossing at 8.75 ... took fourth at the Millrose Games at 8.70 ... ran a season best 8.60 at the New Balance Collegiate ... ran an 8.86 at the SEC Indoor Championships ... outdoors, placed second in the 400mH at the Weems Baskin Relays at 1:00.2 ... took third at the Auburn Tiger Classic and fourth at the Friendship and Freedom Games ... scored at the SEC Outdoor Championships with a fourth place finish at 58.20 ... finished 18th at the NCAA East Regionals at 1:00.39 ... ran a 13.68 in the 100mH at the Friendship and Freedom Games ... ran a 13.57 at the SEC Outdoor Championships to place seventh ... ran a 13.93 at the NCAA East Regionals.

2007: Competed in the 200m, 55mH and 60mH indoors ... placed 13th in the 55-meter hurdles at the Virginia Tech Invitational at 8.14 to open the season ... placed eighth at the Diet Pepsi Invitational with a time of 8.04 ... set a personal record 7.96 in the 55mH in the semifinal round of the Gamecock Invitational ... finished third in the meet finals ... placed eighth in the 60-meter hurdles at the Rod McCravy Memorial at a personal best 8.47 ... came in sixth at the Millrose Games before taking 10th at the New Balance Collegiate in 8.52 ... finished 13th at the SEC Indoor Championships in 8.59 ... outdoors, opened the season placing fifth in both the 100m and 400m hurdles at the Hurricane Invite, recording times of 13.81 and 1:01.87 respectively ... recording a 14.19 mark at the Jim Click Shootout in the 100m hurdles ... took home two second place finishes at the State USATF meet ... ran a personal best 13.68 in the 100mH at the State USATF meet ... placed 17th in the 100m hurdles at the SEC Outdoor Championships ... ran a personal best 1:00.03 in the 400m hurdles in the prelims at the SEC Championships before taking fifth in the finals ... finished 22nd at the NCAA East Regional meet in the 100m hurdles at 14.03.

2006: Specialized in the hurdles during the indoor season ... ran a PR 8.03 in the semis of the USC Invitational 55m hurdles competition before following up with an 8.05 in the finals ... ran an 8.11 at the SEC Indoor Championships for an 11th-place finish ... outdoors, consistently improved her 100mH times, beginning at 15.01 at the Weems Baskin Relays to a 13.85 effort at the Sea Ray Relays ... her best in the 400m hurdles was 1:01.20.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Neptune High School ... coached by Dawn Boule and Dr. Dewwy Robinson ... lettered twice in track, field hockey and basketball ... named all-state during both the indoor and outdoor seasons in 2005 and was a first-team All-Shore selection ... top times were 8.04 in the 55mH, 13.82 in the 100mH and 1:00.17 in the 400mH ... member of National Honor Society.

PERSONAL: Trier DeKenza Young was born Dec. 19, 1986, in Heidelberg, Germany ... mother is LaWanda Mason ... pursuing a degree in hotel, restaurant and tourism management.

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