ECU sets four school records en route to winning nine events in the two-day competition
ECU was paced by a team effort in its second outdoor meet of the year
The Pirate men finished third, while the women placed fourth
The Pirates won four events at UNC's Kent Taylor Invitational
2012-13 Track & Field: Competed in the 60-meter hurdles and the 4x400-meter relay...Tallied a career-best time of 8.18 in the 60-meter hurdles at the C-USA Indoor Championships to earn a fifth-place finish...Placed third at the Kent Taylor Invitational 60-meter hurdles finals with a time of 8.22...Was part of a 4x400-meter relay squad that finished eighth at Christopher Newport with a time of 3:27.43...Competed in the outdoor 100-meter dash, 110-meter hurdles, 400-meter hurdles and 4x400-meter relays...Recorded a career-best time of 11.13 in the 100-meter dash at the Charlotte Invitational where he placed 18th...Notched a career-best time of 14.61 in the 110-meter hurdles at the C-USA Outdoor Championships where he finished fourth...Placed seventh at the Mountains vs. Beaches meet in the 400-meter hurdles with a personal-best time of 56.91...Was part of a 4x400-meter relay team that won the Mountains vs. Beaches meet with a time of 3:17.69.
High School: Lettered in track and field at Crest High School...Won the state championship in the 300-meter hurdles with a career-best time of 38.36...A four-time Junior Olympic All-America selection...Won the National title in the 110-meter hurdles...Placed second at the Junior Olympics in the 110-meter hurdles with a school-record time of 14.14...Placed fifth in the Junior Olympics in the 4x100-meter relay.
Personal: Born Demonte Wilson on June 13, 1994 in Shelby, N.C...Son of Talonga and Demond Wilson...Has a younger sister, Taiya, 14...Majoring in information technology.