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2010 Men's Track & Field Roster

LaVaughn King

Tampa, Fla. (Tampa Bay Tech)

HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: The 2008 AAU State Champion in the triple jump and a silver medalist in the long jump in 2007 … A member of the eighth-place AAU Junior Olympics 4x100-meter relay team … Coached by Anthony Triana and Ernest Hayes at Tampa Bay Tech … The 2008 FHSAA bronze medalist in the triple jump in 2008 … Holds his school records in the long jump, triple jump and 4x100-meter relay … Lists proudest athletic accomplishment as winning the AAU triple jump state championship despite having a sprained ankle … Lists Brian Clay as the athlete he most admires because Clay is the greatest decathlete of his time … Was team captain of his soccer team in high school … Homecoming king at Tampa Bay Tech … FBLA president and vice president of his high school’s student government … Graduated with honors … Personal bests of 23-11 (long jump) and 46-7 (triple jump).


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