- Chevon Walker
- Fort Myers, Fla.(Riverdale)
100m: 10.51, 2007 SEC Championships, Tuscaloosa, Ala.
2007 AS A FRESHMAN: Best of 10.51 (100m) … Competed in one outdoor meet … Came out for football after the conclusion of spring football practice … Clocked PR of 10.51 in prelims of SEC Outdoor Championships … Finished ninth in finals with time of 10.86 … Competition was first on the track in two years.
HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: Bests of 10.75 in 100m and 21.86 in 200m … Only competed in track and field as a sophomore and junior … Top mark of 10.75 in 100m came at Disney Showcase in 2005 … Took fifth in 200m at 2005 Florida Class 2A State Championships in 21.86 … Also finished seventh in 100m with time of 10.86 … Also played football and was ranked as the No. 5 all-purpose running back in the Class of 2006 by Rivals.com.
BEYOND THE STATS: Born on May 9, 1987 in Montego Bay, Jamaica … Also a member of the Florida football team … Redshirted in freshman season … Moved with his family to Lehigh Acres in 1997 … Never played football until his freshman year of high school.
MAJOR: Social and Behavioral Sciences