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    Maurice Watkins
    Maurice Watkins
    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Elmhurst, Ill.

    High School:
    York

    Event:
    Sprints

    I/O Eligibility:
    JR/JR

    04/13/2013

    Illini Win Lee Calhoun Invitational

    One Illini sets meet record; two tie

    04/11/2013

    Illini Set for Lee Calhoun Memorial Invitational

    Orange and Blue will travel to Macomb, Ill., for meet

    03/30/2013

    Illini Win Bill Cornell Spring Classic

    The squad scored 161 team points; five titles

    04/14/2012

    Field Events Shine at Tom Botts Invitational

    Orange and Blue finish third with 141 points

    04/13/2012

    Illini Travel to Missouri for Tom Botts Invitational

    Meet to be held at Audrey J. Walton Stadium on Saturday

    01/25/2013

    Illini Classic 1/19/13

    Photos from Illini Classic at UI Armory

    AT ILLINOIS

    2013 Track and Field
    Outdoor:
    Participated in both the 200m and 400m events in two meets during the outdoor season... Recorded his career-best 200m run at the Lee Calhoun Memorial with a time of 22.44.

    Indoor: Competed in the Meyo Invite, where he recorded his best indoor 200m race with a mark of 20.08... Posted a seventh place finish in the 400m run at the illini Classic when he set a new indoor personal-best at the mark of 52.06.

    2012 Track and Field
    Outdoor: Set personal-bests in the 200m at the EIU Big Blue Classic (22.71) and 400m at the Tom Botts Invitational (49.86) during the season ... Competed in two meets for the Orange and Blue.

    Indoor: Participated in the 200m and 400m ... Ran a 23.33 in the 200m at the Illini Classic to place fourteenth ... Placed tenth at the Orange and Blue Open with a time of 54.77.

    High School
    Finished runner-up at the 2011 state meet in the 4x100m, 4x200m, and 4x400m relay ... Earned a varsity letter for track and field and two for soccer.

    Personal
    Son of Herman and Gianna Watkins ... Born June 2, 1993 ... Hobbies include listening to music, shopping and playing basketball and soccer.

    Watkin's Personal Bests
    Outdoor
    200m: 22.44 - Lee Calhoun Memorial (4/13/13)
    400m: 49.86 - Tom Botts Invitational (4/14/12)

    Indoor
    60m: 6.99 - Orange & Blue Open (2/22/14)
    200m: 23.04 - Illini Open (1/11/14)
    400m: 52.06 - Illini Classic (1/19/13)

    Updated March 2014

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