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Derrick Johnson
Derrick Johnson


Tuscaloosa, Ala.

High School:
Northridge HS




Eight Golden Eagles Qualify for NCAA East Preliminary

The track and field team is heading to the 2014 NCAA East Preliminary Round from May 29-31 in Jacksonville, Fla., for a chance to qualify for the NCAA National Championships.


Golden Eagles Complete Final Day of Competition at C-USA Championship

Golden Eagles claim eight top eight finishes


Track and Field Teams Concludes Competition on Day Three at the C-USA Championship


Golden Eagles Track and Field Teams Post 14 Top Eight Finishes

Robert Collingwood wins shot put competition.


A Pair of Golden Eagles Claim Individual Event Titles

Two event champions, four personal-best records and 10 top-eight finishes for the track and field teams.

Personal Bests:
60 Meters - 6.97 (indoor)
200 Meters - 22.01 (indoor)
400 Meters - 49.20 (indoor)
100 Meters - 10.73 (outdoor)
200 Meters - 21.56 (outdoor)
400 Meters - 47.07 (outdoor)

Sophomore (INDOOR): Ran a time of 7.01in the 60 meters ... Recorded the top three times in the 200 meters ... Ran a season-best time of 22.20 in the 200 meters ... Recorded a season-best time of 49.38 in the 400 meters ... Ran the anchor leg of the 4x400 relay ... (OUTDOOR): Ran a season-best time of 10.83 in the 100 meters ... Posted a time of 22.20 in the 200 meters ...Ran a season-best time of 49.38 in the 400 meters ... Anchored the 4x1 and 4x4 relays ... The 4x400 relay team finished seventh at the C-USA Meet ... Freshman (INDOOR): Ran a season best time of 6.97 in the 60 meters ... Had a best time of 22.01 in the 200 meters ... Recorded a season best time of 49.20 ... Ran the leadoff leg of the 4x4 relay that finished fifth at the C-USA Meet ... (OUTDOOR): Posted the team's top times in the 100, 200 and 400 meters ... Ran a season best time of 10.73 in the 100 meters ... Recorded a time of 21.56 in the 200 meters ... Posted a PR in the 400 meters with a time of 47.07 ... A NCAA East Preliminary qualifier ... High School: Attended Northridge High School where he earned letters in track and field ... Recorded a PR in the 60 meters with a time of 6.92, 100 meters at 10.75 and 200 meters at 21.79 ... A member of the relay team that earned All-American honors ... Personal: Son of Gregorlyn Lyles ... A fashion merchandising major.

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