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Marcus Wallace
Marcus Wallace

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Winter Garden, Fla.

High School:
West Orange H.S.

Event:
Sprints

2013 Outdoor Season: A successful outdoor season ... season bests: 100m ( 6th place, 10.67 - Wake Forest Open), 200m (21.49 - ECAC and IC4A) ... contributing top-ten times in each of his individual races: 100m (4th place, 10.70 - George Mason Spring Invitational) (7th place, 11.01 - Duke Invitational), 200m (5th place, 21.56 - Wake Forest Open), (5th place, 21.54 - George Mason Spring Invitational), (9th place, 22.13 - Duke Invitational), (6th place, 21.55 - Morgan State Legacy) ... contributed to team times for 4x200m-relay: (1:25.40 and a 2nd place 1:25.13 - Penn Relays), Sprint Medley (10th place time of 3:22.87 - Penn Relays), 4x100m-relay: (3rd leg, 2nd place time of 40.98 - Duke Invitational), (1st leg, 4th place time of 41.56 - Morgan State Legacy).

2011 Outdoor Season: Strong sprinter and relay team member for the Hawks ... season bests: 100m (10.86 - MEAC Championships), 200m (21.56 - MEAC Championships), 400m (49.85 - Wake Forest Open) ... helped set top team times for 4x200m-relay (1:23.81 - Penn Relays), 4x400m-relay (3:12.04 - MEAC Championships) and sprint medley relay (3:23.80 - Florida Relays) ... anchor for 4x100m-relay team, top finish in IC4A Championship with time of 40.19.

2011 Indoor Season: Season-bests: 60m - 7.11 (NYU Metropolitan Coaches Invitational); 200m - 21.33 (IC4A Championship); 400m - 50.58 (UMES Collegiate Invitational) ... Also competed at the MEAC Championship, Navy Invitational, UMES Coach O Invitational and Giegengack Invitational.

High School: Participated in cross country and track & field ... Was Metro, District and Regional Champion in the 400m in 2007-08 ... Named 2009-10 District Champion in the 100m and 200m and finished fourth in the state qualifying ... Personal records include 10.66 in the 100m, 21.34 in the 200m and 48.58 in the 400m.

Personal: Born April 8, 1992 in Orlando, Fla. ... Son of Trina Dumas and Dennis Wallace ... Has one sister, Amanda, and one brother, Adrian ... Major is Business Administration ... Personal best sports moment was medaling at the FITSAA placing 4th in 2010 ... Enjoys watching movies and water sports ... Favorite movie is The Dark Knight ... Personal athletic goal for the season is to run a 10.45 in the 100m, 20.73 in the 200m and 46.2 in the 400m.