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Date of Birth: July 2, 1979
Hometown: LaFayette, La.
Current Residence: Baton Rouge, La.
Sport: Track and field
Event: Men's long jump, triple jump
College: Barton Community College; LSU
Coach: Irving Schexnayder
Previous Olympics: 2000 - 11th in triple jump.
World Championships: 2003 - 7th in long jump, 8th in qualifying group in triple jump; 2001 - 5th in triple jump.
National Championships: 2003 - 1st in long jump, 2nd in triple jump; 2002 - 1st in triple jump; 2001 - 3rd in triple jump, 8th in long jump; 2000 - 3rd in long jump, 3rd in triple jump.
2004 Qualifying: 4th in long jump, 2nd in triple jump at U.S. trials.
World rank: 14th in LJ; 9th in TJ.
Other career highlights: 2003 world indoors runner-up in triple jump; 2002 NCAA triple and long jump champion; 2001 NCAA indoor and outdoor TJ champion, 2nd in LJ at NCAA indoors and outdoors; chose to compete only in TJ at 2000 Olympics.
|Results: Walter Davis|
|Gold||Men's High Jump||Helsinki 1952|
|11||Men's Triple Jump||55 FT 0.63 IN||Athens 2004|