Hill and Profit earn second-team honors; Ray earns honorable mention
Profit climbs from 19th to 10th after first day of heptathlon
Profit, Ray, Hill have earned their trips
Honored on Academic All-ACC teams for indoor track
Top-12 finish sends junior to Des Moines in two weeks
2011 INDOOR & OUTDOOR TRACK - Did not compete.
2010 OUTDOOR TRACK - Had Terps' best mark of the season in the 400 hurdles with 53.92 at the Mason Spring Invitational, where he placed 2nd... Also a 54.86 to finish 6th at the Maryland Invitational... Second-best 110-hurdle mark on the team with 14.54 at the Mason Spring Invitational... Placed 4th in the Mason final at 14.65... Season-best mark of 50.13 in the open 400 at the Maryland Invitational.
2010 INDOOR TRACK - Had eight of Terps' top nine performances in the 60 hurdles, including IC4A-qualifying 8.05 to finish third at the N.Y. Armory Meet... Went 8.15 in prelims to place 10th at the ACC Indoor... Had 8.11 at the Navy Quad to place second... Won the hurdles at the Brown Invitational (8.20)... Ran lead leg of Terps' top 4x400 relay of the season, going 3:16.75 to finish second at the Navy Quad... Also had Terps' best long-jump mark of the year with IC4A-qualifying 23-10.25 to place second at the Terrapin Indoor Invitational... Won the long jump at the Brown Invitational (22-9)... Finished 19th in the long jump at the ACC Indoor.
2009 OUTDOOR TRACK - Had Maryland's top seven times in the 400-meter hurdles for the season... had season-best time of 52.79 in the 400-meter hurdles, finishing fourth at the ACC Championships... Mark ranks ninth all-time at Maryland... had season-best time of 14.61 in the 110-meter hurdles, finishing ninth at the ACC Championships preliminaries... ran a 14.62, finishing second at the Maryland Invitational in the 110-meter hurdles... placed seventh at the ACC Championships in the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 14.65... had season-best long jump of 23-7.25, finishing eighth at the ACC Championships... placed fifth at the Maryland Twilight in the 200 at 22.28... member of the 4x400 relay team that placed fourth in the Penn Relays-IC4A Final with a school-record time of 1:25.63... member of the 4x400 relay team that placed ninth at the ACC Championships with a time of 3:16.89.
2009 INDOOR TRACK - Had best time for the Terps in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 8.15, placing third in the Maryland Invitational final... Mark ranks sixth all-time indoors at Maryland and was ninth-best time in the ACC this season... finished ninth in the 60-meter hurdles in the ACC Championship with a time of 8.25... placed fourth in the Virginia Duals with a time of 8.32 at the 60 hurdles... third-best jump in the long jump for the Terps all year at 23-8, placing third at the Maryland Invitational (13th on the ACC's list in 2009) ... placed 11th at the ACC Championship in the long jump at 22-7... was part of the 4x400 relay team that finished sixth in the Virginia Tech Invitational with a time of 3:19.01.
BEFORE MARYLAND - Two-time Washington Post All-Met...2008 Indoor & Outdoor Southern Maryland Athletic Conference Athlete Of the Year... 12-time conference champion... three-time state champion... state record-holder in the 55m hurdles... ranked 14th nationally in the 55m hurdles in 2007 and 2008... personal bests include 55m hurdles - 7.45, 300m - 36.16, long jump - 22-7, high jump - 6-4, 110m HH - 14.24, 300m IH - 38.54, decathlon - 5,403.
PERSONAL - Son of Douglas and Joyce Ray... Maryland Distinguished Scholar honorable mention...College Board AP Scholar... 2008 recipient of the Blacks In Government Carl T. Rowan Chapter Scholarship for Academic Excellence... 2008 Presidential Academic Excellence Award... was top five percent of graduating class... enjoys martial arts.