Seven student-athletes graduated with honors.
Day three of the CCU/Shamrock Invite starts at 9 a.m. on Saturday.
2012 Track & Field Senior Day Chanticleer Classic | April 14, 2012
2010: Big South Champion in triple jump
2011 Track & Field: Ended the season ranked sixth in the Big South in the triple jump... Placed second in the triple jump at the Battle of the Beaches VII with a mark of 47'10" (14.58m)... Finished in fourth at the North Florida Invitational in the long jump following a mark of 22'10.5" (6.97m)... Participated in the 4x200 meter relay and recorded a time of 1:32.62 at the CCU/Shamrock Invitational with Corey Jameson, Victor Howze and Jacob Scheuer... Ran in the 400 meter and recorded a personal-best time of 59.98 at the CCU/Shamrock Invitational.
2010 Track & Field: Big South Champion and School Record holder in the triple jump...Won the triple jump at the Big South Outdoor Championship in dramatic fashion by setting the school and winning mark on his last attempt 49-02.25...Finished fourth in the triple jump at the Liberty Twilight with a distance of 47-11.25...Competed in the long jump at the Shamrock Invitational...Won the triple jump at the Battle of the Beaches VI with a mark of 47-01.50.
2009 Track & Field: Won the long jump event at the Coastal Carolina Shamrock Invitational with a personal-best jump of 24'2.5", qualifying for NCAA East Regionals... Ranks second in the Coastal Carolina record books in the long jump... Won the long jump event at the Coastal Carolina Invitational with a mark of 22'3"... Placed ninth in the Pepsi Florida Relays in the long jump of 22'9"... Jumped 45'8" in the triple jump at the Coastal Carolina Shamrock Invitational, finishing seventh.
2008: Redshirted season.
High School: Was the 2007 South Carolina State Champion in the high jump and triple jump... State runner-up in the long jump... Earned All-State honors in the triple jump, high jump, and 4x100-meter relay as a senior... Selected as Gatorade Athlete of the Year for South Carolina as a senior... Junior Olympic National Qualifier... Was the South Carolina State runner-up in the high jump and long jump as a junior, garnering All-State honors in the events... Placed sixth in the triple jump at the state meet his sophomore season.
Personal: Full Name: Chad O'Dell Phillips II... Son of Marion and Regina Williams... Majoring in health promotions.