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Xavier Coakley




Redshirt Senior


Nassau, Bahamas

Previous School


High School

St. Augustine’s College

Xavier  Coakley  - Track & Field - University of Miami Athletics

2021 Outdoor: Competed for the first time in two seasons winning the men’s 110m hurdles with his time of 14.29 seconds at the Hurricane Invitational… Helped the 4×100 relay team run a time of 40.79 seconds and finish second at the the Hurricane Collegiate Invitational… Finished eighth in the 110m hurdles at the Florida Relays with his time of 14.30 seconds… Ran a personal-best time of 13.81 seconds in the 100m hurdles at the Hurricane Alumni Invitational to win the event in his last home meet of his career… Finished eighth in the 110m hurdles at Tom Jones Memorial with his time of 14.02 seconds and the 4×100 relay finished eighth with a time of 40.99 seconds… Finished with a time of 14.16 seconds and a seventh place finish in the 110m hurdles at the UNF Invitational…  Finished sixth in the 110m hurdles finals at the ACC Outdoor Championships with a time of 14.29 seconds… Reached the NCAA East Prelims in the 110m hurdles and finished 21st with a time of 14.06 seconds.

2021 Indoor: Did not compete during the indoor season.

2020 Outdoor: Outdoor season canceled due to COVID-19.

2020 Indoor: Did not compete during the indoor season.

2019 Outdoor: Did not compete during the outdoor season.

2019 Indoor: Debuted for the Canes at the UAB Blazer Invite in the men’s 60m hurdles, recording a time of 8.39 seconds… Finished the men’s 60m hurdles in 8.18 seconds in the prelims at the UAB Vulcan Invite… Ran a 8.08 in the 60m hurdles to qualify for the finals where he ran a 8.29 at the Texas Tech Classic.

2017 SEC Community Service Team
2016 SEC All-Freshman Team (60m Hurdles)

2018 Indoor (Junior / Auburn):
Competed in five events… ran a personal best 7.81 in the 60m hurdles at the Bob Pollack Invitational to earn a fourth place finish… finished third in the 60m hurdles at the Vanderbilt Invitational with a time of 7.85… finished fourth at the Commodore Invitational with a time of 8.11 in the 60m hurdles… ran a 7.95 in the 60m hurdles to finish eighth at the 2018 SEC Indoor Championships

2017 Outdoor (Sophomore / Auburn):
Finished second at the Tiger Track Classic in the 400m hurdles with a mark of 53.21 … Career-best time of 53.02 at the Texas Invitational where he placed fourth … Placed 13th at the SEC Outdoors … Fifth place finish at the War Eagle Invitational … Finished 14th at the SEC Outdoors in the 110m hurdles

2017 Indoor (Sophomore / Auburn):
Finished in the top-10 in the 60mH in every event during the 2017 indoor season … Ran a personal best 7.90 at the Razorback Invitational … Opened up the season with a third place finish at the Vanderbilt Invitational … Finished third in the 60mH with a mark of 8.05 at the Auburn Invitational.

2016 Outdoor (Freshman / Aubrun):
Competed in three meets in the 400mH … Finished second at the Georgia Invitational in the 400mH with a personal best 53.87 … 2015-16 First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2016 Indoor (Freshman / Auburn):
Posted a personal best 8.05 in the 60mH for a 10th place finish at the SEC Indoor Championships … Recorded a personal best 22.89 in the 200m at the Conference Clash.

Prior to Auburn:
Representing the Bahamas, he won silver at the 2015 CARIFTA Games in the 110mH with a time of 13.51 (w) … Competed in the 2014 IAAF World U20 Outdoor Championships in the 110mH.

Attended St. Augustine’s College in Nassau, Bahamas … Son of Kateriann and Anton Williams.