Ahmad Evans
Ahmad Evans
Year: Senior
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
High School: De La Salle HS
Major: Speech Communication
Events: Sprints

Personal Bests

Outdoor:
100 Meters: 10.38 (School Record) (5/29/15)
200 Meters: 20.90 (School Record) (5/15/15)
400 Meters: 48.04 (5/3/14)

Indoor:
60 Meters: 6.93 (2/23/13)
200 Meters: 21.54 (School Record) (2/8/13)
300 Meters: 35.29 (1/30/15)
400 Meters: 48.47 (2/28/15)
500 Meters: 1:07.32 (1/30/15)

2015 Outdoor: Set two new school records in the 100 (10.38 at the NCAA West Prelims) and 200 (20.90 at the OVC Championship)... Qualified for the NCAA West Prelims in Austin, Texas in both the 100 and 200... Moved on to the finals in the NCAA West Prelims in the 200, finishing 18th... finished sixth in the OVC Championship in the 100 and second in the 200... Won the 200 meters at the Tom Botts Invitational 5/2... was a member of the second-place 4x400 relay team at the OVC Championship... was a member of the third-place 4x100 relay team at the OVC Championship.

2015 Indoor: Finished second in the 200 and 400 meter races at the OVC Championships... ran a personal best in the 400 at the OVC Championship at 48.47... finished first at the Gateway Dual in both the 200 and 400 meter races... competed in the 300 and 500 meters at the Prin relays for the first time...

2014 Outdoor: Finished fourth in the 400-meter run at the Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Championships in Edwardsville, concluding the race with a personal-best mark 48.04 … Registered a season-best 21.40 at the Missouri Relays in the 200-meter run … Collected a season-best 100-meter mark at the Florida Relays with a time of 10.79.

2014 Indoor: Recorded a personal-best 400-meter run mark at the Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championships in Nashville, Tenn., finishing fourth in the final heat at 49.48 … Registered a season-best 6.99 in the 60-meter run at the Meyo Invitational in Notre Dame, Ind. … Notched a season-best 21.78 in the 200-meter run at the OVC Indoor Championships.

2013 Outdoor: Collected a school-record 10.41 in the 100-meter run at the Hilltopper Relays in Bowling Green, KY. … Set a school record in the 200-meter run at the Joey Haines Invitational in Cape Girardeau Mo., finishing with a mark of 21.04 … Registered a season-best 400-meter mark at the Bill Cornel Spring Classic in Carbondale, Ill., finishing with a 49.88 mark.

2013 Indoor: Set a program record in the 200-meter run at the Big Meet Invitational in Allendale, Mich., posting the fastest time in school history at 21.54 … Notched a personal best in the 60-meter run at the Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championships in Charleston, Ill., finishing sixth at 6.93 … Recorded a season-best 51.14 in the 400-meter run at the Big Meet Invitational.

 

2011-12: Program's outdoor record holder in the 100 Meters (10.64) and the 200 Meters (21.24)...Also a member of the outdoor record-holding 4x100 Meter Relay team (40.70) in 2012...Posted first-place finishes in the 100 Meters (10.72), 200 Meters (21.24), and the 4x100 Relay (41.90) at last season's Gateway Classic at Korte Stadium...Also placed second in the 200 Meters at the Billy Hayes Invitational (21.34) and the Hilltopper Relays (21.44)...Took second in the 4x400 Relay at the SEMO Joey Hayes Invite (51.53)...Was team's indoor leader in the 60 Meter (6.95)...Posted indoor best of 21.75 in the 200 Meters (21.75), good for a second place finish, at the Notre Dame Alex Wilson Invitational.

Prep: Finished fifth in the 200 Meters (21.76) at IHSA State Meet during senior year...Posted high school best in the 100 Meters (10.88) at Pirate Relays on 4/9/11...Was also a standout wide receiver on De La Salle's football team.