Events: 60M (6.94), 100M (10.68), 200M (IN: 22.28; OUT: 21.86)
2018 OUTDOOR (SOPHOMORE)
Registered a pair of seventh-place finishes at the Pac-12/Big Ten Invitational in the 100 meter dash (10.84) and 200 meter dash (22.17) ... finished sixth in the 100 meter dash at the Battle on the Bayou with a readout of 10.84 ... clocked a time of personal-best time of 10.68 at the Miami Hurricane Invitational in the 100 meter dash to finish ninth ... finished 10th in the 100 meter dash at the Louisiana Classics (10.70w) and Bobcat Invitational (10.70) ... finished 10th at the Miami Hurricane Invitational with a time of 21.86 in the 200 meter dash.
2018 INDOOR (SOPHOMORE)
Took fourth in the 200 meter dash at the LSU Twilight (22.57) ... placed sixth in the 60 meter dash at the LSU Twilight with a time of 6.94 ... finished 15th at the Corky Classic in the 200 meter dash (22.52) ... registered a 15th-place showing in the 60 meter dash at the Purple Tiger Invitational (6.98).
Lettered both indoors and outdoors in his debut season with the Tigers in 2017 ... Lined up in the 200-meter dash at the SEC Indoor Track & Field Championships held in Nashville, Tennessee ... Placed 28th in 200-meter qualifying at the SEC Indoor meet with a time of 22.28 seconds ... Also ran the 400-meter leg on LSU's distance medley relay team that clocked 9 minutes, 51.08 seconds for eighth place at the SEC Indoor Championships ... Was the 33rd-place finisher in the preliminary round of the 200-meter dash at the SEC Outdoor Championships with a seasonal-best wind-aided time of 21.90 (+3.0) ... Opened his outdoor season with back-to-back ninth-place finishes in the 100 meters at the Louisiana Classics (10.95) and Battle on the Bayou (10.89) ... Sprinted to a seasonal-best time of 10.86 (+2.9) in the 100-meter dash at the Beach Invitational ... Ran a season-opening 22.09 (+0.8) in the 200 meters at LSU's own Battle on the Bayou.
PRIOR TO LSU
An emerging sprint talent in his native Trinidad & Tobago as a specialist in the 100-meter and 200-meter dashes … Signed with the Tigers with wind-legal personal bests of 10.65 seconds in the 100 meters and 22.06 in the 200 meters … Also ran wind-aided bests of 10.43 in the 100 meters and 21.70 in the 200 meters … A Carifta Games Under-20 Bronze Medalist during the 2015 season after helping Trinidad & Tobago reach the medal podium in the 4x100-meter relay in the event held in St. Kitts & Nevis … Part of a team that clocked 40.55 for the U-20 bronze medal at the 2015 Carifta Games … Also lined up in the 100-meter dash at the Carifta Games that season … Sprinted to his personal-best time of 10.62 (+1.3) in the 100 meters at junior nationals in his native Trinidad & Tobago during the 2015 season … Also ran his fastest 200 meters under all conditions with a time of 21.70 (+3.4) in 2015 … Stepped onto the international stage for the first time in 2014 while running the 4x100 relay for Trinidad & Tobago at the Central American & Caribbean Junior Championships, helping his team to the U-18 gold medal that season … Clocked wind-legal seasonal bests of 10.69 (-0.1) in the 100 meters and 22.06 (-0.6) in the 200 meters during the 2016 outdoor season … Ran at the Penn Relays three times as a member of Fatima College’s 4x100-meter relay team … Led off Fatima College’s fastest relay team to ever run at the Penn Relays with a time of 42.97 in the Large Schools division in 2013 … Also helped his high school team run times of 43.82 in 2015 and 43.54 in 2016 while running at the Penn Relays.
Full name is Xavier Nkosi Mulugata … Born on June 19, 1997 … Parents are Kafi Mulugata-Hamlett and Irvin Crichlow … Has four younger siblings, Ahmya, Talibah, Anjali and Zachary … Plans to major in kinesiology at LSU.