Kevin Thompson
Kevin Thompson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
North Bergen, N.J.

High School:
North Bergen

Position:
Sprints


2007-08: Won the conference title at the C-USA Outdoor Championships in the 200-meter dash with a NCAA Regional qualifying time of 20.99 ... Also booked an NCAA Regional time of 21.25 at Wake Forest, notching a fifth-place finish ... Placed fifth in the 200-meter dash at the C-USA Indoor Championships (22.13) ... Found more success in the 100-meter event at the Outdoor Championships, placing third with a time of 10.53.

2006-07: Took two third-place finishes in the 200-meter dash at both the C-USA Indoor and Outdoor Championships ... Set a 200-meter dash personal record of 21.24 in the conference prelims ... Finished fourth in the 100-meter dash at the C-USA Outdoor Championships.

High School: Earned all-state track honors for four-straight years ... Broke the freshman record in the 100-meter dash with a time of 10.80 ... North Bergen Athlete-of-the-Year in 2003 ... Earned four varsity letters in track and served as team captain ... Was the Junior Olympics champion his junior season and an AAU All-America selection his sophomore campaign.

Personal: Majoring in management ... Son of Oreal and Lorna Thompson.