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University of Miami Athletics

Nathan Gholston

position

Db

Height

5-7

Weight

180 lbs.

Class

Sophomore

Hometown

Westland, Mich.

High School

Plymouth HS

2010 Outdoor: Season-best time of 11.10 seconds came at the Hurricane Alumni Invitational in the 100m dash… The best time of any Hurricane on the seasonin the 200m dash coming at the Hurricane Alumni Invitational in 22.42 seconds… A member of the 4×100 relay team that finished with a time of 41.97 at the Miami Alumni Invitational… A member of the 4×400 relay that ran at the Florida Relays in a timeof 3:25.22.

2010 Indoor: Season-best times of 7.07 seconds in the 60m dash and 23.24 seconds in the 200m dashcame at the ACC Championships… Ran the third leg of the 4×400 relay that ran a time of 3:32.78 at the Kentucky Invitational.

2009 Outdoor: Season-best time in the 100-meter dash (11.05) came in the preliminary round of the ACC Championships (4/17), he placed seventh in the 100-meter final at 11.07 seconds… At the UCF Invitational, sprinted to a season-best time of 22.61 seconds in the 200-meter dash… Member of the 4×400 relay team that finished with a time of 3:30.04 at the Hurricane Invitational (3/21)… Member of the sprint medley relay team that finished with a time of 3:36.49 at the Florida Relays (4/4).

2009 Indoor:In his only attempt in the 55-meter dash,finished with a time of 6.66 seconds at the Tom Jones Invitational (1/24)… Season-best time of7.07 seconds in the 60-meter dash at the ACC Championships (2/27)… Member of the 4×400 relay that ran a 3:26.85 at the Virginia Tech Elite (2/7).

2008: University of Michigan – Did not compete

High School: Competed in the 110m hurdles and 300m hurdles for Plymouth High School… Played running back for the Plymouth High School football team.

Personal: Majoring in Aerospace Engineering… Son of Will and Erika Gholston.