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Hakeem Lawrence
Hakeem Lawrence
Year: Sr. (R)
Hometown: Miami, Fla.
High School: Hialeah-Miami Lakes
Position: Sprints

2015-16: Outdoor:  Member of second-place 4x100 relay team at the Mid-American Conference Championships (May 14) to earn second-team All-MAC accolades...placed sixth in the 100 meters with a season-best time of 10.66 at the Ricardo Romo Invitational (March 26)...Indoor: Turned in six top-five performances in the 60 meters, including finishing second at the Spire Invitational (Feb.13) with a time of 6.82...placed fifth in the 60 meters at the Mid-American Conference Championships (Feb. 27) in a season-best time of 6.80...finished third in the 60 meters the Kent State Dual (Jan. 22) with a time of 6.81...was fourth in the 60 meters at the Penn State National (Jan. 29) crossing the line in 6.86.

2014-15: Indoor: Placed third three times in the 60 meters, including posting a season-best time of 6.85 at the Akron Invitational (Feb 7)...Outdoor: Did not compete.

2013-14: Indoor: was the Zips' top runner in the 60m ... placed third in the event at the MAC Championships (March 1) ... ran a top time of 6.72, which is third fastest on the Zips' all-time top five list, during the preliminary round ... finished runner up at the Akron Invitational (Feb. 8) with a time of 6.86 ... Outdoor: did not compete.

at Hialeah-Miami Lakes HS:
Rushed for 1,818 yards and 26 touchdowns as a senior (10.6 ypc) ... helped his team to a 6-4 record in his final season.

Personal: Born July 18, 1994 ... mother is Lydia Gordon ... has three sisters ... sports management major ... appeared in nine games as a true freshman for the Zips' football team in 2012, recording 22 carries for 82 yards rushing for the season ... also returned kicks, doing so eight times for 132 yards.