Senior Thrower Sets School and Facility Records
Kereston Thomas earns UW's seventh best all-time mark in 100m dash
Junior finishes 10th out of 30 participants with career-best tally
Junior sits in 10th place with three events remaining Thursday
Multiple UW athletes desire to achieve access to NCAAs with strong marks
2012-13: During the indoor season, earned UW's No.3 all-time mark in the 60 meters with a 7.52 in the preliminaries round at the MW Championships for fifth place...also achieved UW's No. 3 all-time mark in the 200 meters with a 24.39 for sixth place...finished seventh in the 60 meters in 7.6 and eighth in the 200 meters in 24.6 at the league meet...won the 60 meters in 7.5 at the Air Force Invite and seventh in the 200-meter preliminaries in 25.5...outdoors, competed at the MW Championships in the 100 meters, placing ninth in 11.8 after finishing seventh in the preliminaries in 11.7...also competed in the 200 meters at the league meet, finishing 12th in 24.3 and helped the 4x100-meter relay to sixth place in 46.1...won the 200 meters in 24.1 at the Cowpoke Open...earned UW's best 100-meter time in school history with an 11.68 at the Jack Christiansen Invite for second place, also placing first in the 200 meters in 24.4 and helping the 4x100-meter relay to first place in 46.1...achieved UW's eighth best all-time 200 meters at 24.15 for 18th place at the Mt. SAC Relays...named Academic All-MW.
Before Wyoming: Coached by Nancy Steinburg at Rawlins High School ... lettered four years in track ... also played three years of basketball ... named basketball team captain and Ms. Defense for two years ... in track, named all-conference and all-state all four years ... placed at region and state as a freshman and sophomore ... honor roll member all four years, National Honor Society member as junior and senior ... member of student council first two years and served as Student Body Vice President senior year ... earned two academic letters.
Personal: Parents are Linzie and Amber Green ... has eight siblings ... father, Linzie, played basketball at Nicholls State while stepmother, Amber, played collegiate volleyball ... majoring in anthropology.