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Marcus Norwood
Marcus Norwood

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Crystal Springs, Miss.

High School:
Crystal Springs HS

Height:
5-11

Event:
Jumps

06/08/2012

Forty-Three Golden Eagles Receive Degrees During Spring Commencement

The football team led the way with 12 graduates.

06/05/2012

Southern Miss Recognizes 128 Student-Athletes for Spring Semester Academic Achievements

Volleyball registered six President's List members, while women's soccer was next with five and women's track had four.

05/27/2012

Demydova Wins Triple Jump at the East Preliminary

Track Eagles added one more to list of national qualifiers

05/25/2012

Two More Golden Eagles Qualify for NCAA National Track & Field Outdoor Championship

Tori Bowie, Polk to compete at NCAA National Outdoor Championship

05/18/2012

Golden Eagle Track and Field Teams Send Twelve to the East Preliminary Round

Bowie, Demydova ranked No. 1 in long jump and triple jump, respectively

,b>Personal Bests:
High Jump - 6'11" (indoor)
High Jump - 7'00.50" (outdoor)

Junior (INDOOR): Recorded a personal best mark of 6'11" in the high jump ... Placed second at the C-USA Championship ... Posted three top three finishes ... (OUTDOOR): Recorded a personal best jump of 7'00.50" in the high jump ... Captured his first C-USA high jump title with a mark of 6'11" ... Recorded six top four finishes including three first-places ... Qualified for the NCAA East Preliminary ... Sophomore (INDOOR): Set a personal and season-best mark with a 6'6.75'' jump to finish in fourth place at the C-USA Championships in the high jump ... (OUTDOOR): Improved on his personal-best marks with a 6'10.75'' at the C-USA Championships to finish in second ... Finished in 21st at the NCAA East Preliminary with a jump of 6'9'' ... Won the Southern Miss Invitational with a 6'7'' ... Freshman (INDOOR): Posted a season-best jump of 1.93m (6-4) finishing eighth at the Purple Tiger Indoor ... Recorded a jump of 6.77m (22-2.50) in the long jump at the Houston Indoor ... (OUTDOOR): Ran a leg of the 4x100 meter relay that finished fifth with time of 41.79 ... Recorded a season-best jump of 2.05m (6-8.75) in the high jump, placing second at the C-USA Meet ... Posted four, top eight finishes in the high jump ... High School: Attended Crystal Springs High School where he earned five letters in track and field for Coach Haley ... Recorded a personal best height of 6'6" in the high jump ... Named all-district, all-regional and all-state in the high jump ... Also lettered in basketball and football ... Named all-district in football ... Personal: Son of Marcus, Sr., and Linda Norwood ... A computer engineering technology major.

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06/09/2012 | Track

Demydova Wins Triple Jump National Title at NCAA National Outdoor Track and Field...

Southern Miss' Ganna Demydova turned in a gold medal performance in the triple jump competition at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships with a school-and-meet record mark of 14.20m (46-7.... READ MORE [+]

06/07/2012 | Track

Bowie Finishes Second in Long Jump at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships,

Southern Miss' Tori Bowie comes up short in defending her national long jump title as she finished second in the competition in the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships Thursday in Des Moines... READ MORE [+]

06/07/2012 | Track

Southern Miss Places Four on the Track & Field All-Academic Team

Twenty-four student-athletes have been named to the 2011-12 Conference USA Track and Field All-Academic Teams. READ MORE [+]

06/06/2012 | Track

Golden Eagles Set for NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships

Four Southern Miss track and field student-athletes are set for the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships, scheduled to take place from Wednesday through Saturday, at Drake Stadium in Des... READ MORE [+]

06/05/2012 | Track

Southern Miss Recognizes 128 Student-Athletes for Spring Semester Academic Achievements

The Southern Miss Department of Athletics recognized 137 Southern Miss student-athletes for their classroom achievements for the 2012 Spring semester. READ MORE [+]

05/27/2012 | Track

Demydova Wins Triple Jump at the East Preliminary

Southern Miss track and field team added its final student-athlete to the list of NCAA National Outdoor Track and Field Championships when Ganna Demydova captured the triple jump title at the NCAA ... READ MORE [+]

05/25/2012 | Track

Two More Golden Eagles Qualify for NCAA National Track & Field Outdoor Championship

The Golden Eagle track and field teams added two more student-athletes to their list on national qualifiers heading to the 2012 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships. READ MORE [+]

05/25/2012 | Track

Two Golden Eagles Qualify for NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championship

The Southern Miss track and field teams had two Golden Eagles qualify for the 2012 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championship, Jun3 6-9, at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa after... READ MORE [+]

05/18/2012 | Track

Golden Eagle Track and Field Teams Send Twelve to the East Preliminary Round

Twelve Southern Miss track and field team student-athletes have earned a spot to participate in the 2012 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field East Preliminary Rounds. READ MORE [+]