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 Michael Mathieu
Michael Mathieu


Freeport, Bahamas

High School:
St. George

Last College:
Southwest Christian College



Qualified for the 200-meter and the 4x400 relay...guided the 4x400 relay team to a first place overall finish in the preliminaries with a season-best time of 2:58.87...advanced to the semifinals in the 200-meter after finishing third in his heat in the preliminaries with a time of 20.62...disqualified in the semifinals due to a false start.

Helped the Bahamas win silver at the 2008 Beijing Olympics in the 4x400 finished second in the finals with a time of 2:58.03.

2006 INDOOR: All-American on the 4x400M and all-conference in the 200M ... in the 200M, ran a 21.34 at the Big 12 Championships placing fourth and setting a new personal-record ... clocked a season high time of 47.28 in the 400M at the Wes Kittley 6Way ... ran on the 4x400M seven times during the season and clocked two NCAA provisional team times of 3:07.29 at the ISU Last Chance and 3:07.62 at the Tyson Invite.

2005 OUTDOOR: Earned All-America honors as a member of the seventh-place 4x400M relay team at the NCAA Championships ... helped 4x400M relay team establish a school record of 3:01.69 in the preliminary round of the NCAA Championships ... two-time all-region in the 400M and 4x400M relay ... finished fourth at the Midwest Regional in the 400M with a personal-best time of 46.06 ... member of the 4x400M relay that finished second with a time of 3:03.91 at the Midwest Regional ... collected two all-conference awards in the 200M and 400M ... finished sixth and fourth in the 200M and 400M, respectively, at the Big 12 Championships ... helped the sprint medley relay claim Tech's fourth-straight victory in the event at Texas Relays in a school-record 3:13.04 ... established a personal best of 20.96 in the 200M at the Wes Kittley Open.

2005 INDOOR: All-American and two-time all-conference ... in the 400M, had three provisional; qualifying marks throughout the season ... set a career-best with a time of 46.89 at the Wes Kittley 6-Way ... Big 12 conference runner-up with a time of 47.18, good for all-conference honors ... as a member of the 4x400M, ran second or fourth leg on teams that clocked four provisional and one automatic qualifying time ... ran the anchor leg on the team that clocked a 3:04.75, a new school record, at the ISU Last Chance meet ... earned all-conference honors running the second leg of the Big 12 runner-up team that registered a time of 3:07.42 ... earned his first All-American honors as a Red Raider with a time of 3:05.81 and a sixth-place finish.

SOUTHWEST CHRISTIAN: Earned All-American status in the indoor 400M and the outdoor 4x100M and 4x400M relays ... 2004 JUCO Indoor National champion in the 400M.

HIGH SCHOOL: 2001 graduate of St. George's in Freeport, Bahamas ... named Most Outstanding Athlete of the Year.

PERSONAL: Born 6-24-83 in the Bahamas ... one of six children ... majoring in economics.

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