Demonte Wilson
Demonte  Wilson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Shelby, N.C.

High School:
Crest

Event:
Sprints/Hurdles


04/20/2013

Padgett Sets Two School Records, Wins Three Events at Charlotte

ECU sets four school records en route to winning nine events in the two-day competition

03/31/2013

Pirates Enjoy 12 Individual Event Victories at Quad Meet

ECU was paced by a team effort in its second outdoor meet of the year

02/25/2013

Four Pirates Win at C-USA Indoor Championships

The Pirate men finished third, while the women placed fourth

02/18/2013

Johnson, Zakula Tie ECU School Record at Kent Taylor Invite

The Pirates won four events at UNC's Kent Taylor Invitational

2014-15 Track and Field: Took third place in the 60-meter hurdles at the American Athletic Conference Indoor Championships with a season-best time of 8.03 – the fifth-fastest mark in program history … Took second place in the 60m hurdles at the Dick Taylor Carolina Cup … Reached the podium in the 110-meter hurdles at the AAC Outdoor Championships with a personal-best time of 14.05 – the seventh fastest in school history … Qualified for the NCAA East Regional in the 110m hurdles and ran a 14.47 … Helped the 4x100 relay team win the event at the Duke Twilight.

2013-14 Track and Field: Focused on the hurdles and relays events during the indoor season … Took third at both the Dick Taylor UNC Challenge and JDL Fast Track Invitational in the 60-meter hurdles with respective times of 8.24 and 8.26 … Helped the 4x400 relay squad to a sixth-place finish at the C-USA Indoor Championships … Placed fourth in the 110m hurdles at the Carolina Relays with a time of 15.01 … Part of the 4x400 relay team that finished sixth at the C-USA Outdoor Championships.

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 June 13, 1994 in Shelby, N.C. ... Son of Talonga and Demond Wilson ... Has a younger sister, Taiya ... Majoring in information technology.