Dennis Richardson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Pride, La.

High School:
Northeast HS

Height:
5-7

Event:
Sprints

Birthdate:
11/30/1991

Experience:
3L

Dennis Richardson

06/30/2014

@LATechTandF Nets 11 All-Louisiana Honors

LA Tech with three top marks in the state

06/16/2014

@LATechTandF Claims Eight All-America Honors

Gotch, Hadnot receive two honors

06/11/2014

LA Tech Finishes 12th in Relay at NCAA Championships

Squad will earn second team All-America honors

06/10/2014

@LATechTandF Heads to NCAA Championships

LA Tech with six student-athletes competing in five events

05/31/2014

Post-Meet Notes: NCAA East Prelims Day Three

NCAA East Prelims

06/01/2014

NCAA East Prelims Day 3 Highlights

Highlights from the third and final day of the 2014 NCAA East Preliminary Championships.

05/30/2014

NCAA East Prelims Day 1 Highlights

Highlights from the first day of the 2014 NCAA East Prelims

05/12/2012

Dennis Richardson

Dennis Richardson talks about being named the WAC Male Track Athlete of the Year

05/19/2014

C-USA Outdoor Championships

Photos from the final day of the 2014 C-USA Outdoor Championships.

03/24/2014

Jim Mize Invitational

Photos from the 2014 Jim Mize Invitational

03/01/2014

2014 C-USA Indoor Championships

Photos from the final day of the 2014 C-USA Indoor Championships in Birmingham, Ala.

01/12/2014

UAB Blazer Invitational

Photos from the final day of the UAB Blazer Invitational

05/11/2012

2012 WAC Championships

Photos from the final day of the 2012 WAC Outdoor Championships.

2011 Indoor First Team All-WAC (60m)
2011 Outdoor WAC 100m Champion (10.44)
2011 Outdoor WAC 4x100m Relay Champion (40.13)
2011 Outdoor First Team All-WAC (100m, 4x100m Relay)
2011 Outdoor Second Team All-wacw (200m)
2011 NCAA Qualifier (100m)
2011 NCAA Quarterfinalist (4x100m Relay)
2012 Indoor WAC 60m Champion (6.79)
2012 Indoor First Team All-WAC (60m, 200m)
2012 Outdoor WAC 100m Champion (10.43)
2012 Outdoor WAC 200m Champion (21.01)
2012 Otudoor WAC 4x100m Relay Champion (40.82)
2012 Outdoor First Team All-WAC (100m, 200m, 4x100m Relay)
2013 Indoor First Team All-WAC (60m)
2013 Outdoor First Team All-WAC (100m)
2013 Outdoor NCAA Qualifier (100m, 4x100m Relay)
2013 Outdoor NCAA Semifinalist (4x100m Relay)
2014 Indoor Third Team All-Conference USA (60m)
2014 Outdoor First Team All-Conference USA (4x100m Relay)
2014 Outdoor Second Team All-Conference USA (100m)
2014 Outdoor Conference USA 4x100m Relay Champion (39.53)
2014 Outdoor NCAA Prelims Qualifier (100m, 4x100m Relay)
2014 Outdoor NCAA Championship Qualifier (4x100m Relay)
2014 Outdoor Second Team All-America (4x100m Relay)

2014: Opened the year by finishing sixth in the 60m at the UAB Blazer Invitational (1/10-11) with a time of 6.91 after running 6.84 in the prelims ... At the Texas A&M 10 Team Invite (1/18), finished ninth in the 60m with a time of 6.90 and placed 19th in the 200m, running 22.29 ... Ran 6.79 to finish 13th in the 60m dash at the Tyson Invitational (2/14-15) after running 6.87 in the prelims and ran 22.12 in the 200m to finish 43rd ... Finished third in the 60m dash at the C-USA Indoor Championships (2/28-3/1), running 6.73 in the finals after running 6.75 in the prelims to claim third team all-conference honors ... Ran the anchor leg of the 4x100m relay that finished fifth with a time of 39.66 - a time ranking tied for eighth in school history - after running 39.95 in the prelims at the Texas Relays (3/27-29) ... Ran an altitude-adjusted time of 10.56 to finish second in the 100m dash at the UTEP Invitational (4/12) while also running the anchor leg of the 4x100m relay that won with an altitude-adjusted time of 39.93 ... Ran a season-best time of 10.35 in the 100m dash to finish seventh and ran the anchor leg of the 4x100m relay that placed fourth with a time of 39.78 at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/19) ... Ran 22.05 in the 200m to place 31st at the Bobcat Classic (4/26) ... At the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/16-18), ran the anchor leg of the 4x100m relay that won gold with a time of 39.53 and finished second in the 100m dash with a time of 10.49 after running 10.43 and placing third in the prelims as he received a pair of all-conference honors ... At the NCAA East Prelims (5/29-31), ran the anchor leg of the 4x100m relay that advanced to the NCAA Championships as they finished ninth with a time of 39.60 and missed advancing in the 100m dash by two-hundredths of a second (0.02) as he finished 14th with a time of 10.35 after running 10.65 in the prelims ... Named second team All-America as he ran the anchor leg of the 4x100m relay that finished 12th at the NCAA Championships (6/11-14) with a time of 39.54.

2013: Opened the year at the Blazer Invite (1/11) where he finished third in the 60m dash with a time of 6.72 after running 6.80 in the prelims ... Won the elite 60m dash race at the Howie Ryan Invitational (1/25-26) with a time of 6.69, only 0.01 away from tying a school record, after runing 6.74 in the prelims and placed second in the 200m dash with a time of 21.91 ... Ran a personal record time and the eighth-fastest 200m time in school history as he finished eighth at the Tyson Invitational (2/8-9) with a time of 21.28 and finished 13th in the 60m dash with a time fo 6.74 after running 6.75 in the prelims ... At the WAC Indoor Championships (2/21-23), finished third in the 60m dash with an altitude adjusted time of 6.74 after running an altitude adjusted time of 6.69 in the prelims and finished seventh in the 200m with an altitude adjusted time of 21.02 after running an altitude adjusted time of 21.56 in the prelims ... Opening the outdoor season at the Jim Mize Invitational (3/16), set a new Jim Mize Track & Field Facility record in the 100m dash, winning with a time of 10.32 while also running the opening leg of the 4x100m relay team that won with a time of 39.93 ... At the SEC-Big Ten Challenge, ran the opening leg of the 4x100m relay that finished second with a time of 40.87 and placed 12th in the 200m with a time of 22.22 ... Finished seventh in the 100m dash at the Texas Relays (3/28-30) with a time of 10.53 after running 10.41 in the prelims and ran the opening leg of the 4x100m relay that placed seventh with a time of 40.39 after running 40.74 in the prelims ... Ran the opening leg of the 4x100m relay that won with a time of 40.22 at the Bobcat Classic (4/27) ... Finished third in the 100m dash at the WAC Outdoor Championships (5/8-11) with a time of 10.41 after running 10.43 in the prelims ... At the NCAA East Preliminary Championships (5/23-25), ran on the 4x100m relay team that advanced to the NCAA Championships with a time of 39.71 - the 10th fastest time in school history - as the team finished eighth and ran 10.52 in the quarterfinal round of the 100m dash after running 10.40 in the opening round ... Ran on the 4x100m relay at the NCAA Championship (6/5-8) that finished 12th with a time of 39.71.

2012: Opened the year at the UAB Blazer Invite (1/12) where he placed 31st in the 60m dash with a time of 7.03 and 41st in the 200m with a time of 22.98 ... Ran 6.64 in the 55m dash to place 10th and 22.11 in the 200m to finish seventh at the AState Invitational (1/27/2012) ... At the Tyson Invitational (2/10-11), finished 32nd in the 60m with a time of 6.95 and placed 52nd in the 200m, running 22.62 ... At the WAC Indoor Championships (2/24-25), finished sixth in the 200m dash with a finals time of 22.27 after running 22.39 in the prelims and placed fourth in the 60m dash with a time of 6.99 to garner a pair of all-WAC second team honors ... Opened the outdoor season at the Louisiana Classics (3/17), placing 16th in the 200m dash with a time of 22.29 ... Followed that with a 21.96 time in the 200m at the Victor Lopez Classic (3/23) ... Ran 10.43 in the 100m dash to finish 11th at the Texas Relays (3/29) while also running the opening leg of the sprint medley relay that ran 3:23.00 to finish seventh, a time ranked seventh in school history ... At the Jim Mize Invitational (4/7), won the 100m with a time of 10.42 and finished fourth in the 200m with a time of 21.30 while running the opening leg of the 4x100m relay that won with a time of 40.45 ... Ran 21.70 in the 200m to finish 14th at the Mississippi Open (4/14) ... Placed fifth in the 100m at the Southeastern Invitational (4/20) with a time of 10.64 and followed that the next day with a time of 10.43 to finish 14th at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/21) ... At the WAC Championships (5/10-11), was named the WAC Male Track Athlete of the Year after winning three gold medlas as he won the 100m with a time of 10.46 after running 10.43 in the prelims and won the 200m with a time of 21.01 after running 20.95 in the prelims while also running the second leg of the 4x100m relay that won the gold medal with a time of 40.82 ... At the NCAA East Prelims (5/24-26), finished 36th in the opening round of the 100m dash with a time of 10.68, placed 37th in the opening round of the 200m with a time of 21.35 and ran the second leg of the 4x100m relay that finished 21st with a time of 41.16.

2011:Opened his collegiate career at the Leonard Hilton Invitational with a 6.97 mark in the prelims of the 60m dash before running 6.92 in the finals to finish seventh while also running 22.74 in the 200m to finish fifth ... Finished fourth in the 55m dash at the Arkansas State Invitational (1/22) with a time of 6.47 while also placing sixth in the 200m with a time of 22.49 ... At the Tyson Invitational (2/11-12), ran 6.84 in the 60m dash prelims then ran the same time in the semifinals, placing 19th while also running the 200m with a time of 21.98 and finishign 43rd ... Garnered first team all-WAC honors as he finished second in the 60m dash with a personal-best time of 6.79 while finishing seventh in the 200m with a time of 22.09 at the WAC Championships (2/24-26) ... Opened the outdoor season at the LSU Relays (3/25-26) where he finished fourth in the 100m dash finals with a time of 10.51, improving upon his 10.55 prelim time, while running the opening leg of the 4x100m relay that finished third with a time of 40.60 ... Garnered WAC Men's Track Athlete of the Week honors for his performance at the Jim Mize Invitational (4/1-2) where he ran the opening leg of the 4x100m relay that won with a time of 40.21 and won the 100m dash with a time of 10.34 that ranked 15th in the nation that week ... Ran the opening leg of the 4x100m relay at the Texas Relays (4/6-9) that finished 18th with a time of 41.10 and finished 19th in the 100m dash with a time of 10.49 ... At the Northwestern State Invitational (4/16), finished fifth in the 200m with a time of 21.47 and ran the opening leg of the 4x100m relay that finished second with a time of 40.92 ... Finished 10th in the 100m with a time of 10.62 at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/23) ... At the 102nd Drake Relays (4/29-30), ran the opening leg of the 4x100m relay that ran the ninth-fastest time in school history with a mark of 40.00 that placed them sixth in the finals after running 40.59 in the prelims while also running the third leg of the 4x200m relay that finished third with a time fo 1:24.37, the fourth-fastest time in school history and also finished 20th in the 100m dash with a time of 11.06 ... At the WAC Championships (5/10-13), won a pair of gold medals as he ran 10.44 in the 100m dash and ran the first leg of the 4x100m relay that won with a time of 40.13 while also placing fourth in the 200m with a time of 21.42 ... At the NCAA East Preliminary Championships (5/27-29), ran 10.84 to finish 41st in the 100m and ran the opening leg of the 4x100m relay that placed 17th with a time of 40.92.

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High School: Graduated from Northeast High School in 2001 ... Lettered in track and field ... Was a four-time state champion, winning the 100m dash title in 2007 and 2010, the 200m title in 2010 and the 60m title in 2010 ... His three outdoor state titles in 2010 helped lead his team to the team state championship ... Coached by Darrin Wicker and Darren Taylor.

Personal: Dennis Lamon Richardson ... Son of Gwendolyn Richarson ... Born on Nov. 30, 1991 in Zachary, La. ... Has three siblings: Trindon Holliday and Treavion and Damonte Richardson ... Brother, Trindon Holliday, was a sprinter and football player that won a BCS championship at LSU and plays for the Houston Texans ... Majoring in finance.