Vanessa Henry, Cynthia Anais, Rico Taylor, Damian Miles and Marcus Wallace Named First Team Honorees
Cynthia Anais Sets MEAC Record in 800-Meter Run
UMES Student-Athletes Top Several MEAC Event Lists Entering Postseason
Men's Track & Field Team Wins IC4A Relay, Women Set UMES Record
UMES Ranked in Top 10 of Mid-Atlantic Region
2011 Outdoor Season: Team's fastest sprinter in 100m (10.69 - MEAC Championships) and 200m (21.21 - MEAC Championships) ... competed in the NCAA Preliminary Round at Indiana University in the 200m, taking 43rd place with a time of 21.97 seconds ... third leg on IC4A Champion 4x100-relay team, finishing in 40.19 ... also third leg on the fastest 4x100 (39.93 - MEAC Championships) and 4x200 (1:23.81 - Penn Relays) UMES relay teams ... also competed in the 400m (top time: 49.40 - Wake Forest Open).
2011 Indoor Season: Season-bests: 60m - 6.85 (UMES Collegiate Invitational); 200m - 21.31 (IC4A Championship) ... Also competed at the Albany Great Dane Classic, Penn State Nationals, MEAC Championship, Giegengack Invitational, UMES Coach O Invitational and Navy Invitational.
2010 Cross Country Season: Ran a 25:35.60 at the Delaware State Open 5k.
2010 Outdoor Season: Named the team's Most Improved Player ... Season-bests: 100m (10.65 - MEAC Championships); 200m (21.20 - MEAC Championships & IC4A Championships); 400m (49.08 -Mason Spring Invite) ... Member of the school-record-breaking 4x100 that ran a 39.76 at the NCAA Eastern Regional ... Competed at the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships in addition to the Coppin State Eagle Twilight, Wake Forest Open, NCAA Eastern Regional, Penn Relays and Morgan State Legacy.
2010 Indoor Season: Season-bests: 60m (7.04 - Metropolitan Coaches Invitational); 200m (21.68 - IC4A Championships) ... Member of the 4x400 that ran a 3:27.51 at the MEAC Championships ... Also competed at the UMES Coach O Invitational and New Balance Collegiate Invitational.
2009 Cross Country Season: Competed in three events ... Placed 44th at the Towson Invitational with a time of 48:31.94 ... Finished 107th at the UMES Cappy Anderson Invitational in 38:50.46 ... Crossed 36th at the Delaware State Hornet Invitational with a 5k time of 25:37.19.
2009 Outdoor Season: Ran a 10.77 in the 100 meters and a 21.50 in the 200 meters at the MEAC Championships ... Ran a 51.26 in the 400 meters at the Wake Forest Open.
2009 Indoor Season: Ran the 55 meters in 6.83 at the Great Dane Classic ... Finished the UMES Coach O Invitational with a 6.97 in the 60 meters and a 22.14 in the 200 meters.
High School/Club: Earned seven letters in track and three in football in high school ... Was first team All-North Jersey, second team all-state, first team all-county and first team all-group at Teaneck ... Team was All-American in both sprint medley relays in 2007 ... Part of three county records (two relays, one individual) and six school records (three relays, three individuals).
Personal: Born Feb. 2, 1990 ... Son of Pamela and Venton Miles ... Has two brothers ... Is a Business Administration major ... Personal records include: 21.50 (200 outdoor), 21.80 (200 indoor) and 34.70 (300 School Record) ... Named to the 2010 NorthJersey.com All-Decade Team.