Desmond Lawrence
Desmond Lawrence

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Durham, N.C.

High School:
Southern Durham

Position:
Sprints


2010-11: 2010-11: Turned in a fifth-place finish in the 100-meter dash at the C-USA Outdoor Championships ... Was a contributor in the indoor 60 and 200-meter dash events for the Pirates ... Took second in the 60m at Penn State with a personal-best time of 6.83.

High School: Captured the 2009 North Carolina 4A state title in the 55-meter dash ... Moved on to take the national high school title in the 60-meter dash.

Personal: Intended major is business management ... Son of Frank Lawrence and Portia Wilson.