UMES baseball places 10; Hawks bowling places seven
Men sit in fifth after day one's three events.
The Hawks Women's Team Finished 3rd, While the Men Finished 6th at Morgan State
UMES Records, Personal and Season's Best Records Set in Mason Invitational
Hawks Finish Strong in Duke Invitational, School Record Broken in Steeplechase
hosted by NC State
2013 Outdoor Season: Breaking a school record for the discus throw (53.65m at the Duke Invitational), finished second in the discus at Morgan State Legacy with a distance of 50.18m. Earning seven top-ten finishes, five of those were also top-three finishes, placed 2nd in the shot put with a personal best of 17.47m at ECAC and IC4A.
High School: Graduated with a 3.2 GPA in Business Administration from Dominica State College ... In 2010 he reached the IAAf World Youth Championships in the shot put ... Awarded Sportman of the Year (2008) ... Captained the Windward Islands Inter-school Games ... Won U-17 Shot Put (2008.
Personal: Born March 5, 1992 in Goodwill, Dominica ... Son of Dorian and Agatha Simon ... Has three siblings, sister Dorita and brothers Donton and Daniel ... Hobbies include fishing and adventure walks ... His athletic goal is to throw over 17 meters in the shot put and 50 meters in the discus ... He would like to qualify for the Olympics and become a world champion ... Following graduation his plans are to work for on of the top businesses in the United States and go to the Olympics.