Kim Francis runs 10th-fastest 100m hurdles time in school history
Hadnot now ranked 4th in the nation in 200m
Vassell with best weight throw mark of any Techster since 2002
2013: Opened his career at the Blazer Invite (1/11) where he ran 22.06 in the 200m to finish ninth and placed 27th in the 60m with a time of 7.04 ... Finished 10th in the 100m dash at the Howie Ryan Invitational (1/25-26) with a semifinals time of 6.96 after running 6.94 in the prelims ... Finished 45th in the 60m dash at the Tyson Invitational (2/8-9) with a time of 7.07 ... At the WAC Indoor Championships (2/21-23), ran an altitude adjusted time of 6.96 in the 60m to finish 11th and placed 18th in the 200m with an altitude adjusted time of 22.38 ... Opened the outdoor season at the Jim Mize Invitational (3/16), finishing sixth in the 100m with a time of 10.77 and sixth in the 200m with a time fo 21.87 while running the opening leg of the 4x100m relay that finished fourth with a time of 42.08 ... At the SEC-Big Ten Challenge (3/23), finished 12th in the 100m dash with a time of 11.03 and finished 14th in the 200m with a time of 22.27 ... Finished 59th in the 100m dash at the Texas Relays (3/28-30) with a time of 10.93 ... Ran 10.87 in the 100m to place 10th at the SFA Invite (4/6) ... Finished eighth in the 200m at the Southeastern Invitational (4/19) with a time of 22.23 ... At the LSU Alumni Gold (4/20), ran 11.14 in the 100m to finish 11th and place fifth in the 200m with a time of 22.05 ... At the WAC Outdoor Championships (5/8-11), finished 10th in the 100m with a time of 10.83 and ran 22.38 in the 200m to finish 14th.
High School: Graduated from Garland High School in 2012 ... Lettered for three years in track and field and for two years in football ... Ran personal record times of 10.68 in the 100m dash ... Was a state qualifier in 2012 and a three-time regional qualifier in the sprints ... Was the 2012 summer track 100m champion in the T.A.A.F. league ... Coached by Johnny McCoy, Jeff Jordan and Michael Hubbard.
Personal: Kameron Sheffield ... Son of Lucretia Pipkins ... Born on July 24, 1994 in Dallas, Texas ... Has four siblings: Kabrina, Maurice, Steven and Joseph ... Related to Eric Thomas who won the bronze medal for Team USA in the 2004 Olympic Games in the 110m hurdles ... Chose Louisiana Tech over Stephen F. Austin.