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Tevin Hester
Position: Sprints
Height: 5'7"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Oxford, N.C.
Career Honors
• USTFCCCA First-Team All-American, 60 (2013)
• USTFCCCA Second-Team All-American, 100 (2013)
• USTFCCCA Second-Team All-American, 4x100 (2013)
• NCAA Qualifier, 60 Dash (2013)
• NCAA Qualifier, 100 Dash (2013) & 4x100 Relay (2013)
• ACC Indoor Freshman of the Year (2013)
• All-ACC, 60 Dash (2013)
• All-ACC, 100 Dash (2013)
• All-ACC, Outdoor 200 Dash (2013)
• USA Junior Championships Silver Medalist, 100 (2013)
• Pan American Junior Championships Gold Medalist, 4x100 (2013)

Clemson Highlights
• Ranks sixth in Clemson history in the 60 dash.

2012-13 Outdoor Highlights
• Qualified for the NCAA Championships in the 100 dash and 4x100 relay out of the East Preliminary Round in Greensboro, NC
• Earned second-team All-America status in both events, helping the relay to a 10th-place showing and finishing 14th in the 100 dash
• Ran two sub-10.3 times in the 100 dash to earn a spot in the field; owns season-best time of 10.22 in the event from the ACC Championships final
• All-ACC in both short sprints as a freshman, he was third in both; clocked time of 20.90 into a headwind in the 200 final in Raleigh, NC, not far from his hometown
• Helped 4x100 earn a berth at the NCAA Championships for first time since 2011 after running anchor leg and pushing team to finish of 39.92 in the event
• Helped 4x100 relay to gold medal in August at the Pan American Junior Championships in Colombia; made his way onto the team with silver medal finish at the USA Juniors
• Ran a time of 10.25 in the 100 dash prelims at the Pan Am Juniors and finished eighth overall

2012-13 Indoor Highlights
• Took home first-team All-America recognition after finishing seventh in the 60 dash in his first trip to the NCAA Championships; ran time of 6.64 in the prelims, matching his season-best
• First freshman to qualify for nationals in the 60 from Clemson since Jacoby Ford in 2007
• Ran personal best time of 6.64 in the final to earn bronze medal at the ACC Championships
• Posted time of 6.68 in a victory at the Tiger Challenge
• Finished fourth at the ACC meet in the 200 dash with a time of 21.21
• Took fourth place against elite field at the Armory Collegiate Invitational on Feb. 8, with a time of 6.71 in the final

Granville Central High School Highlights
• 2012 New Balance National Champion in the 55 dash (6.72) and 100 dash (10.50)
• Also finished third in the outdoor 200 and fifth in the indoor 200 at the 2012 New Balance Nationals to earn high school All-America accolades
• 2012 AA state champion in 55 dash and 100 dash
• 2012 NCHSAA Male Athlete of the Year
• 2011 USATF Junior Olympic All-American with a fifth-place finish in the 200 dash (21.17)
• Earned All-America honors at the 2011 New Balance Nationals with sixth-place finish in the outdoor 200; six-time All-American across his highly decorated prep career
• Earned a total of 11 varsity letters in basketball, cross country, football and track & field
• Coached by Otis Lyons

Personal
• Born 1/10/94
• Majoring in parks, recreation & tourism management

Best Collegiate Times
• 60 - 6.64
• 100 - 10.21
• 200 - 20.90
• 300 - 34.52
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