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Desmond Wallace
Desmond  Wallace

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Columbia, S.C.

High School:
Lower Richland

Last College:
Benedict College

Height:
5-11

Event:
Hurdles


03/30/2016

Aynslee van Graan Earns Big South Honor

The mid-distance star has been named the Big South Conference Women’s Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week

03/26/2016

Chants Finish Strong at UNF Spring Break Invitational

Devontaye Edwards won the men's discus and set a new CCU school record with a throw of 52.80m (173-03)

03/25/2016

Chants Rack Up Wins at UNF Spring Break Invitational and Raleigh Relays

Aynslee Van Graan set a new Coastal Carolina record in the women's 1500-meter race

03/24/2016

Desmond Wallace Named Men's Track Athlete of the Week

Coastal's senior hurdles star earned this week's Big South honor

03/19/2016

Coastal Finishes Strong at Alan Connie Shamrock Invitational XX

Desmond Wallace placed first in the men's 110-meter hurdles

05/21/2015

2015 NCAA East Preliminary Round Qualifiers

Eleven Chanticleer student-athletes qualified for this year's NCAA East Preliminary Round.

**2015: NCAA East Preliminary Round Qualifier in 110m hurdles, Big South Champion in 110m hurdles
**2013: All-Big South in the 110 Hurdles

2015 Track & Field: Placed 32nd in the 110m hurdles at the NCAA East Preliminary Round after posting a time of 14.23 seconds … Earned All-Big South honors after winning the event at the Big South Conference Championships with a school-record time of 13.80 seconds … Time was also good for the fastest in the conference this season … Won the 110m hurdles at the Battle of the Beaches (14.14 seconds) and CCU Invitational (14.65 seconds) … Finished third at the Auburn Tiger Track Classic (14.08 seconds) and Bill Carson Invitational (14.12 seconds) … Also competed in the 100m dash in three meets … Ran a personal-best time of 10.71 seconds and finished sixth at the Big South Conference Championships … Time was good for the eighth-fastest in the Big South this season.

2014 Track & Field: Notched a personal best of 14.21 in the 110m hurdles in a preliminary of the Winthrop Invitational... Won the 110m hurdles in Battle of the Beaches, was runner-up at the Winthrop Invitational and placed 10th at the Georgia Tech Invitational.

2013 Track & Field: Earned All-Big South honors with third place finish in the 110m hurdles... Ran a personal best time of 14.29 in the 110 hurdles at the North Florida Invitational... Had six top-10 finishes in the 110 hurdles including five top-five finishes... Won the 110 hurdles at the Chanticleer Classic and the Battle of the Beaches VIII... Finished second in the 110 hurdles at the CCU Invitational... Finished the season ranked fourth in the Big South in the 110 hurdles... Ranks second in the 110 hurdles on the Coastal Carolina all-time performers list.

High School: Competed at Lower Richland High School... 2010 and 2011 SCHSL 4A State Champion in 110-meter hurdles.