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Elijah Britton
Player Profile:
Elijah Britton 824949
Position: Hurdles
Height: 6'2"
Year: Senior
Hometown: El Paso, Texas
High School: Montwood HS
Major: Political Science
Career Honors
• USA Junior Championships Participant, 110 Hurdles (2012)
2014 Highlights
• Redshirted both seasons
2013 Highlights
• Scored at both the ACC Indoor and Outdoor Championships; he was fifth in the 60 hurdles and seventh in the 110 hurdles
• Ran season-best time of 7.99 at the Tiger Paw Invitational in the 60 hurdles and 14.06 at the ACC Championships in the 110 hurdles
2012 Outdoor Highlights
• Helped Clemson to its second shuttle hurdle relay title in three years at the Penn Relays in April; team posted second-best time in school history
• Ran both hurdle events at the ACC Championships, but fell short of qualifying for finals in both
• Best time on the season in the high hurdles was 14.22 at the Bob Pollock Invitational in a late-season home meet
• Competed in the USA Junior Championships in the 110 hurdles
2012 Indoor Highlights
• Fourth-place finisher at the ACC Championships in the 60 hurdles, he had a season-best time of 8.05 in the final at Boston’s Reggie Lewis Center
Montwood High School Highlights
• Two-year qualifier for state championship meet
• Four-year qualifier for regional championship meet
• Named to Texas All-Star track & field team, he was also named to the city of El Paso All-Star Team for football
• Earned six varsity letters in track & field
• Born 6/12/93
• Majoring in management
• Brother, Edward, was a standout wide receiver at Texas Tech from 2005-09
• Sister, Evonne, was a sprinter and hurdler at Penn State
Best Collegiate Times
• 200 — 22.54
• 400 — 49.43
• 500 — 1:06.55
• 60 Hurdles — 7.99
• 110 Hurdles — 14.06
• 400 Hurdles — 53.94
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