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Rodney Mims
Rodney Mims

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lancaster, Texas

High School:
Lancaster

Event:
Sprints

Experience:
2L


2008 OUTDOOR: Earned All-American honors as a member of the 4X400M relay at the NCAA Championships with a mark of 3:05.22 ... earned All-Regional honors as a member of the relay team that placed third at the Midwest Regional competition with a mark of 3:04.09 ... earned All-Conference honors with the relay team at the Big 12 Championships with a mark of 3:07.42 ... competed in the 400M at the Big 12 Championships ... competed in the Midwest Regional.

2008 INDOOR: Competed in the Big 12 Championships in the 600Y ... was a member of the 4X400M that won the United heritage Invitational with a mark of 3:13.03 ...relay team placed second with a mark of 3:10.23 at the Tyson Invitational ... finished third with a mark of 3:12.80 at the Texas Tech Invitational ... also competed in the 400M.

2007 OUTDOOR: Competed in four events...placed fourth in the 4x400M at the Big 12 Championship with a regional qualifying time of 3:08.91...season best in the Sprint Medley Relay of 3:24.11 at the Texas Tech Relays...in the 200M set a personal best time of 22.23 at the Texas Tech Open...in the 400M season best time of 47.60 at the Big 12 Championship.

2007 INDOOR: Member of the All-Big12 4x400M relay team ... ran personal bests in two events, the 400M with a 48.34 at the Dan DeHart Invitational and the 600Y at the Big 12 Championships with a time of 1.11.04 ... ran a leg of the All-Big 12 4x400M that ran a NCAA provisional time of 3:08.36 at the Big 12 Championships.

2006 OUTDOOR: Was an all-conference performer in the 4x400M relay with a time of 3:08.37 when the team finished fourth... had personal-best time in the 400M at the Big 12 Championship in the 400M clocking 47.45 in the prelims... was first across the finish line at the Wes Kittley Open in the 400M with a time of 48.48... regionally qualified with the 4x400M relay team at the Mt. SAC Relays (3:07.01) and the Penn Relays (3:07.81).

2006 Indoor: In the 400M, ran a personal best time of 48.49 at the UNM Invite ... participated in the 4x400M relay team three times throughout the season, with a team season-best time of 3:10.78.

High School: A 2005 graduate from Lancaster ... participated in football and track ... team won state in 2003 and 2004 ... team finished as a runner-up in the 2005 state meet ... 2005 4A state cahmpion in the 400M ... finished first at the distrcit meet and second at the regional meet in the 400M in 2005 ... selected as All-Area Quarter-Miler and honored as Runner-up in the 400M in 2004.

Personal: Born January 24, 1987 in Dallas, Texas to parents Rodney and Sharon ... has two younger siblings, Chanelle and Brianna.

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