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Dezerea Bryant
Position: Sprints
Height: 5'2"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Milwaukee, WI
Major: Nursing
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Career Honors
• USTFCCCA First-Team All-American, 60 (2012)
• USTFCCCA First-Team All-American, Indoor 200 (2012)
• USTFCCCA First-Team All-American, 4x100 (2012)
• USTFCCCA Second-Team All-American, Outdoor 200 (2012)
• NCAA Qualifier, Outdoor 200 (2012)
• NCAA Qualifier, 4x100 & Outdoor 4x400 (2012)
• NCAA Qualifier, 60 & Indoor 200 (2012)
• ACC Most Valuable Indoor Track Performer (2012)
• ACC Indoor Freshman-of-the-Year (2012)
• ACC Outdoor Freshman-of-the-Year (2012)
• ACC Champion, 60 & Indoor 200 (2012)
• ACC Champion, 100 & Outdoor 200 (2012)
• ACC Champion, 4x100 (2012)
• IAAF World Junior Champion, 4x100 relay (2010, 2012)
• IAAF World Junior Bronze Medalist, 200 (2012)
• USA Junior Champion, 100 (2012)
• USA Junior All-American, 100 & 200 (2010, 2012)
• USTFCCCA Southeast Region Indoor Track Athlete-of-the-Year (2012)

Clemson Highlights
• Ranks second in Clemson history in the 60 dash and indoor 200, third in the 100 & fourth in the outdoor 200.

2011-12 Outdoor Highlights
• One of the most decorated freshmen in Clemson women’s track & field history, she earned two individual titles and a relay crown at the ACC Outdoor Championships in Charlottesville
• First ACC female to sweep all short sprints, indoor and outdoor, in same season since Miami’s Murielle Ahoure in 2009
• Named ACC Outdoor Freshman-of-the-Year, giving her a sweep of the ACC’s rookie awards in 2012
• Earned spot at NCAA Nationals in the 200 dash and with the 4x100 relay; helped 4x1 to program-best third-place finish (43.52) and school record time (43.43) in the semifinals in Des Moines
• Ran time of 23.08 in the semifinals of the 200 and finished as a second-team All-American in that event
• Posted personal best 22.97 in the quarterfinals of the 200 dash in Jacksonville at the NCAA East Preliminary Round
• Captured ACC titles in the 100 (11.29) and 200 (23.05), both of which were “A” standard U.S. Olympic Trials qualifying times
• Helped 4x1 to its third straight ACC title (43.58)
• Second leg for Clemson’s season-best 4x4 time of 3:33.14 and quarterfinal winning team at the East Prelims
• Won USA Junior championship in the 100 dash with a time of 11.43 and was runner-up in the 200, earning the right to compete in both at the IAAF World Junior Championships in Barcelona, Spain
• Captured bronze medal in the 200 at the IAAF World Juniors and the gold medal with the 4x100 relay; it was her second relay title in as many trips

2011-12 Indoor Highlights
• USTFCCCA first-team All-American in both short sprints, she finished sixth in the 60 dash and seventh in the 200; first Tiger female ever to earn All-America honors in both events in the same season
• ACC Indoor Freshman-of-the-Year, the third Clemson female to win the award in the last six years
• ACC Meet Most Valuable Performer for track events after winning the 60 and 200; posted season-bests (7.25 in the 60, 23.26 in the 200) in the finals
• Placed fourth in the 200 and fifth in the 60 championship races at the prestigious New Balance Invitational in New York

Bradley Tech High School Highlights
• 2010 IAAF World Junior champion, 4x100 relay (was a teammate alongside current Clemson junior Stormy Kendrick)
• Earned 2010 USA Junior All-American status in both 100 dash (11.66) and 200 dash (23.73)
• 2011 outdoor state champion in the 100 dash (11.38) and 200 dash (23.01), both times were No. 2 nationally among U.S. high school athletes
• Led U.S. high school ranks during 2011 indoor season in the 60m dash (7.26) and was No. 2 in the 200 dash (23.96)
• 2011 indoor state champion and Wisconsin state record-holder in the 55m dash (6.76)
• 2010 outdoor state champion in the 100 dash (11.5) and 200 dash (23.37)

Personal
• Born 4/27/93
• Majoring in therapeutic recreation

Best Collegiate Times
• 60 - 7.25
• 100 - 11.29
• 200 - 22.97
• 300 - 37.90
• 400 - 56.69
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