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Dillon Simon
Dillon Simon

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Pottersville, Roseau, Dominica

High School:
St. Mary's Academy

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 221

Event:
Throws

07/01/2013

51 UMES STUDENT-ATHLETES HONORED ON MEAC COMMISSIONER'S ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM

UMES baseball places 10; Hawks bowling places seven

05/03/2013

LADY HAWKS PERCHED IN FIRST PLACE AFTER DAY ONE OF MEAC OUTDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

Men sit in fifth after day one's three events.

04/22/2013

UMES MEN AND WOMEN FINISH IN TOP 10 AT MORGAN STATE MEET

The Hawks Women's Team Finished 3rd, While the Men Finished 6th at Morgan State

04/17/2013

GAYON EVANS BREAKS SCHOOL RECORD IN 200-METER DASH

UMES Records, Personal and Season's Best Records Set in Mason Invitational

04/08/2013

PETRA KUBESOVA BREAKS SCHOOL RECORD IN STEEPLECHASE

Hawks Finish Strong in Duke Invitational, School Record Broken in Steeplechase

06/09/2014

NCAA Preliminaries

Jacksonville, Fla. May 29-31

05/20/2014

The Harry Awards

SSC Theater

5.6.14

04/15/2014

2014 Raleigh Relays

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.