Photos from Day 1 at the NCAA Championships in Des Moines, Iowa.
Competed in the 200-meter dash, 100-meter dash and earned second team All-American honors as a member of the 4x100 relay team that placed 15th at the NCAA Championships with a time of 39.92...ran a season-best wind-aided time of 10.62 in the 100-meter dash to finish 14th at the Texas Tech Open (4/14)...ran a season-best time of 20.96 in the 200-meter dash to place seventh at the Red Raider Open (5/5).
Competed in the 200-meter dash where he made his debut at the U.M.N. Collegiate Elite and ran a time of 22.03 to place 22nd.
Helped lead Lakeland High to the Class 5A state semifinals ... played running back, receiver, cornerback and returned kicks during high school career ... rushed 99 times for 872 yards and five touchdowns ... also caught three passes for 101 yards and three score and average 52.3 yards on three kickoff returns ... returned one kick for a TD.
Benjamin McRoy ... born January 7, 1991 in Bartow, Fla. ... son of Benjamin and Suzette McRoy ... has one brother, Javares, and two sisters, Cierra and Martisha ... majoring in engineering.