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Fred Dorsey III - Track & Field - University of Kentucky Athletics

FredDorsey III

  • class Senior
  • Hometown Atlanta, Ga.
  • High school St Pius X

PRs – LJ: 25’2.5″/7.68m | 100m: 10.48

SEC Honor Roll
SEC Community Service Team (2016)

2016-17 (Junior)
Outdoor – NCAA Championships qualifier in the long jump for the second year in a row … was the last athlete into the NCAA East Prelims field and then qualfied comfortably to NCAAs … Also qualified for NCAA East Prelims in the 100m
Indoor – Placed seventh in the long jump at SECs with a PB 25’2.5″/7.68m … Ran the 400m leg on UK’s fourth-place SEC DMR

2015-16 (Sophomore)
Outdoor – NCAA Championships qualifier in the long jump, placing 12th … Placed sixth in the long jump at SECs … Represented the U.S. Virgin Islands at the NACAC U23 Championships
Indoor – Sixth in the long jump at SECs

2014-15 (Freshman)
Outdoor – NCAA East Prelims qualifier in the long jump …. Placed ninth in the long jump at his first SEC Outdoor Championships
Indoor – Placed 10th in the long jump at his first SECs

Prior to UK
Was the Georgia 3A State Champion having jumped the No. 19 mark in the country (7.23m/23-8.5) to win. Dorsey has also been a top-5 finisher in the 100 meters at his state meet as he was fourth this season. He has a 100m PR of 10.68. He competed at New Balance Indoor Nationals in the long jump and triple jump earlier this year. He is a two-time Georgia State Champion, having also won the triple jump in 2013. He won the long jump and triple jump at the 2014 UK High School Invitational.

Personal
Major in Clinical Leadership and Management

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