Kary

Vincent Jr.

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Sprints
Height: 5'10"
Class: Sophomore
City/State: Port Arthur, Texas
High School: Port Arthur Memorial HS
Major: Sport Administration
Experience: 1 Letter

Bio

Events: 100 Meters (10.75), 200 Meters (20.71)

SEC Champion – 2018 4x100 Meter Relay
2-time Texas Class 6A State Champion (200 Meters)

2018 OUTDOORS (FRESHMAN)
Served as the lead leg of the 4x100 meter relay all season long when he competed ... lead leg of the 4x100 meter relay that claimed gold at the SEC Championships with a season-best time of 38.76 ... helped the Tigers win the 4x100 meter relay title at the Pac-12/Big Ten Invitational with a clocking of 38.84 ... ran the lead leg of the 4x200 meter relay at the Texas Relays to help LSU place second with a time of 1:21.48.

2018 INDOORS
Did not compete.

PRIOR TO LSU
The No. 1-ranked 200-meter sprinter in the U.S. high school ranks in the Class of 2017 ... Defended his Texas Class 6A state title in the event as a senior in 2017 with a wind-legal personal best of 20.71 seconds (+1.6) in the state final ... PR of 20.71 ranks No. 1 among high school seniors for the 2017 season ... Time also ranks No. 4 nationally among sprinters in all classifications ... Also led Port Arthur Memorial High School to a sweep of Class 6A relay titles in 2017 running the No. 2 time in U.S. history at 39.80 in the 4x100-meter relay and setting the high school national record of 1:23.52 in the 4x200-meter relay ... Crowned the Texas Class 6A State Champion in the 200 meters for the first time as a junior in 2016 with a seasonal best of 21.09 (+1.2) at the 2016 University Interscholastic League Class 6A State Track & Field Championships ... His 21.09 was the No. 7-ranked 200-meter time nationally by a member of the Class of 2017 during the 2016 outdoor season ... Also crowned the Region 3-6A Champion (21.15) and District 21-6A Champion (21.38) in the 200 meters during his junior season in 2016 ... Scored the Class 6A state silver medal in the 4x100-meter relay with a runner-up finish with Port Arthur Memorial High School as a sophomore in 2015 ... Also one of the nation's top football recruits in the Class of 2017 ... Was a 2017 Under Armour All-American ... Signed with the Tigers as a consensus four-star recruit 247 Sports, Rivals, ESPN and Scout ... Ranked as the No. 12 player overall in the state of Texas by Rivals.com ... Rated the No. 23 overall prospect and the No. 2 cornerback nationally in the ESPN 300 ... Ranked No. 33 on the Austin American-Statesman's 2017 Fabulous 55 ... Named to the All-USA Texas First-Team Defense ... Recorded seven interceptions, returning three of them for four touchdowns his senior season in 2016 ... Also defended seven passes and a sack as a senior at Port Arthur Memorial High School ... Showed versatility by running for two touchdowns and hauling in a touchdown catch on offense ... Garnered 51 tackles, picking off five passes and returning two kicks for touchdowns during his junior campaign ... Coached by Kenny Harrison ... Son of Kary Vincent Sr., who played wide receiver for Texas A&M and was drafted in the sixth round by the New Orleans Saints.

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