400m runners shine on Saturday
Majority to Baton Rouge, select squad to California
One Illini sets meet record; two tie
Three Orange and Blue crack school's top-10
Meet will take place at Hutsell-Rosen Track
2013 Track and Field
Outdoor: Qualified for the Pan Am Junior Championships after finishing runner-up in the 400m at the USA Junior Championships ... Competed in the 400m and 4x400m relay at the NCAA Championships, earning first-team All-America honors in the relay with a fifth place finish and second team All-America honors in the 400m after finishing 14th overall ... Set a lifetime best 400m time during the prelims of the event at the NCAA Championships, crossing the line in a time of 46.18 which ranks just outside the Illinois top-10 list ... Helped the 4x400m relay team finish runner-up at the Big Ten Championships ... Ran in the 4x4, Sprint Medley and DMR at the Drake Relays, helping the Illini win the first annual HyVee Cup.
Indoor: Qualified for the NCAA Championships in the 4x400m relay, finishing with second team All-America honors after they finished ninth with a time of 3:07.86 ... Ran on the 4x400m relay squad that recorded the fourth best time in school history (3:07.84) at the Notre Dame Alex Wilson Meet ... Finished fourth in the 400m at the Big Ten Championships, running a personal best time of 47.03 which ranks No. 10 in Illinois history ... Won the Illini Open in the 4x400 and 600m ... Also took first in the 400m at the Illini Classic, along with the winning 4x400m relay team.
Placed runner-up in the 400m at the Florida state championships ... Was second at the Golden South meet in Orlando, Fla ... Placed seventh in the USA Junior Outdoor Championships.
Son of Alford and Sheryl-Anne Crawford Green ... Born on July 12, 1994 ... Has two siblings, Vaughan and Juan ... Majoring in Community Health.
Green's Personal Bests
200m: 22.45 - Lee Calhoun Memorial Invite (4/13/13)
400m: 46.18 - NCAA Championships (6/5/13)
400m: 47.03 - Big Ten Championships (2/23/13)
600m: 1:20.35 - Indiana Relays (1/26/13)
updated July 2013