Throwers Nathaniel Williams, Brittany Hampton and jumper Kris Kornegay-Gober all win their events on the first day of the Raleigh Relays at NC State's Derr Track. The meet concludes on Saturday, beginning at 9:30 a.m. Admission is free for all spectators.
The NC State men's indoor track team, led by Ryan Hill's win on Saturday and Kris Kornegay-Gober's win in the high jump on Friday, finish sixth overall. The Wolfpack women, with All-ACC performances Saturday by senior Lawanda Henry and redshirt freshman Laura Hoer, finish seventh.
Junior Kris Kornegay-Gober wins the high jump with a school record leap of 7' 3.75" mark, while junior Ryan Hill anchors the distance medley relay team's record-setting win. The Wolfpack men are tied for second after Day 1, while the State women are eighth.
2012 All-ACC (2) (Indoor 3,000m & 5,000m) 2010 All-America(Cross Country) 2010 NCAA Regional Champion(Cross Country) 2010 & 2011 All-NCAA Southeast Region (Cross Country) 2010 NCAA Southeast Region Athlete of the Year(Cross Country) 2010 ACC Champion(Cross Country) 2010 ACC Rookie of the Year(Cross Country)
2012 Outdoor Track Ran the 5,000m at Raleigh Relays, placing 13th in 16:32.27
2011-12 Indoor Track Ran a collegiate-best time of 4:54.93 in the mile Finished third in both the 3,000m and 5,000m at the ACC Championships Ran collegiate-bests of 9:33.42 in the 3,000m and 16:29.06 in the 5,000m
2011 Outdoor Track Redshirted
2010-11 Indoor Track Redshirted
Prep/Personal Attended T.C. Roberson High School for coach David Culp All-conference, all-region, and all-state as a junior and senior 4A state champion as a senior Indoor 3A 1,000m state champion in 2009 2008 and 2009 3A state champions in the 4 x 800m relay 1,600m state champion in 2009, runner-up in 2010 3,200m state champion as a senior Western North Carolina Runner of the Year 2009 and 2010 Fastest time in the mile was 4:57 Best 3,000m was 9:39 at the Penn Relays National Honor Society Salutatorian 5.0 GPA Majoring in human biology