Hadnot named WAC Track Athlete of the Year
WAC Championships - Final Day
Quartet of sophomores score, Francis and Hadnot run top times
Six athletes set personal records
Final Day of action
Photos from the final day of the 2012 WAC Outdoor Championships.
Action from the final day at the 2012 WAC Indoor Championships
Photos from day two of the 2012 WAC Indoor Championships in Boise, Idaho.
2011 Indoor Second Team All-WAC (60m Hurdles)
2012: At the season-opening UAB Blazer Invitational (1/12), ran 8.06 in the 60m hurdles finals to place seventh after running 8.14 in the prelims ... At the AState Invitational (1/27), finished third in the 55m hurdles with a time of 7.61 after running 7.66 in the prelims and finished 16th in the 55m dash with a time of 6.72 ... Finished second in the 60m hurdles at the WAC Indoor Championships (2/24-25), claiming first team all-conference honors with a finals time of 8.08 after running 8.13 in the prelims ... Opened the outdoor season at the Jim Mize Invitational (4/7), placing second in the 110m hurdles ... Won the 110m hurdles at the Southeastern Invitational (4/20) with a time of 14.42 ... Finished fourth in the 110m hurdles the following day at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/21) with a time fo 14.13 ... At the Golden Eagle Classic (4/28), finished second in the 110m hurdles with a time of 14.77 and placed 17th in the 100m dash with a time of 11.12 ... Finished second in the 110m hurdles at the WAC Championships (5/10-11) with a time of 13.99 ... At the NCAA East Prelims (5/24-26), finished 31st in the opening round of the 110m hurdles with a time of 14.08.
2011:Opened his collegiate career at the Leonard Hilton Invitational (1/14), running 8.24 in the 60m hurdles prelims before advancing to the finals to finish eighth overall with a time of 8.29 ... At the Arkansas State Invitational (1/22), finished second in the 55m hurdles with a finals time of 7.69 after running 7.71 in the prelims while also finishing 14th in the 200m with a time of 23.46 ... Ran 8.22 in the 60m hurdles finals at the WAC Championships (2/24-26) to finish fourth and garner second team all-WAC honors ... Finished 23rd in the 110m hurdles at the Texas Relays (4/6-9) with a time of 14.54 ... Finished second to teammate Billy Ray Walker in the 110m hurdles at the Northwestern State Invitational (4/16) with a time of 14.54 while running 23.68 in the 200m to finish 34th ... Ran 14.52 in the 110m hurdles at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/23) to finish fifth ... At the WAC Championships (5/10-13), claimed second team all-WAC honors by running 14.79 in the 110m hurdles to finish fifth.
High School: Lettered in football at Lancaster High School for Andrew Jackson ... Named first team all-district his junior year ... Recorded 80 tackles, four interceptions, two kick returns for a touchdown and one interception return for a touchdown his senior year ... Also a lettered in track, where he was a USA Today All-American in the 110 hurdles his junior season with a time of 13.71.
Personal: Kendall Hayes ... Son of Darryl and Veronica Hayes ... Brother, Darryl Hayes II, runs track for Sam Houston State ... Chose Louisiana Tech over offers from Kansas, Louisiana-Monroe, Ole Miss and Missouri ... Born March 24, 1992 in Lancaster, Texas.