2009 OUTDOOR: Finished second twice in the triple jump during the season ... season best of 46'-8.75" at teh Tech Invitational ... measured 21'-6" for his longest long jump of the season ... ran an 11.43 in the 100M for a season best.
2009 INDOOR: Season best jump of 42'-2.25" at teh Texas Tech Invitational.
2008 OUTDOOR: Had a season best in the triple jump with a mark of 44'-1.25 at the Red Raider Open ... finished 19th at the Big 12 Championships recording a mark of 45'-00.25".
2008 INDOOR: Competed in one event ... jumped a season best of 44'-05.5".
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Central High in Keller, Texas... Participated in football, powerlifting and track and field... Personal best triple jump distance is 46'-11".
PERSONAL: Born on Dec. 12, 1987, to Bernard and Rhonda Hammonds in Homestead, Fla... Father is a graduate of the University of Hawaii and is employed as a computer specialist... Mother is a flight attendant... Has one sister, Vanessa, 17... Majoring in electrical engineering... Career goals include graduating with honors and competing to fullest ability.