Jerome Coaxum set a new personal best in the men's 200-meter dash
Aynslee Van Graan set a new Coastal Carolina record in the women's 1500-meter race
Desmond Wallace placed first in the men's 110-meter hurdles
Coastal defeated UNC Wilmington, 112-74
The Chanticleers have 18 returners from last season
2016 Track & Field: Recorded all five of Coastal's top-five marks in the high jump ... Cleared a season-best height of 2.05m (6-08.75) at UNF ... Notched six top-10 finishes in the high jump ... Won the event both at the Big South Triangular and Battle of the Beaches XI.
2015 Track & Field: Competed in the high jump in seven meets for Coastal Carolina … Cleared a personal-best height of 2.01m (6-07.00) and finished fifth at the Big South Conference Championships … Height is tied for the seventh-best jump in CCU history and the sixth-best jump in the conference this season … Finished in the top-five on five other occasions, including a second-place finish at the Big South Challenge Cup (1.95m/6-04.75) and a tie for third at the Battle of the Beaches (1.83m/6-00.00) … Made the President’s List with a 4.0 GPA for the Spring 2015 semester … Member of the 2014-15 Big South Honor Roll.
At Monroe-Woodbury HS: State outdoor high jump champion and runner-up in indoor high jump... Two-time sectional and county champion... Also champion at the New Balance Varsity Classic and Loucks Games during senior year... Personal best of 6-8 in the high jump in 2014... Other personal bests of 21-1 in the long jump and 44-3 in the triple jump.