|Hometown:||Elizabeth City, N.C.|
AS A FRESHMAN (2011)
Garnered a spot on the Peach Belt Conference Honor Roll (Presidential Scholar) … Posted his personal best in the 100m dash at the UNCW Seahawk Invitational for a 12th place finish with a time of 11.18 seconds and also competed in the 200m dash (20th, 23.07 seconds) … Registered a personal record in the 200m dash for a 20th place finish at the Aggie Classic with a time of 22.74 seconds and his second best finish of the season in the 100m dash with a time of 11.24 seconds … Captured two seventh place finishes in the 100m dash with a time of 11.34 seconds at the CCU Chanticleer Classic and with a time of 11.71 seconds at the Lynchburg College Classic ... Placed sixth at the CCU Chanticleer Classic in the 200m dash with a time of 22.97 seconds … Ran the 100m dash (44th, 11.35 seconds), the 200m dash (55th, 23.12 seconds) and the first leg in both the 4x100m relay (41.96 seconds) and the 4x200m relay (1:32.14) at the CCU Shamrock Invitational … Was the third leg of the 4x100m relay (41.11 seconds) that recorded the second-best time of the season at the Highlander Invitational, while placing eighth in the 400m dash with a time of 50.91 seconds … Ran the third leg of the 4x100m dash (41.19 seconds), the 100m dash (20th, 11.40 seconds) and the second-fastest time of the season in the 200m dash (19th, 83 seconds) at the Duke Twilight Meet … Also competed at the NCAA Divisional II Southeast Regional, Weems Baskin Invitational, Liberty Open and the VMI Winter Relays.
Prepped at Northeastern High School for Coach Casino and Coach Gorham … Competed in track and field clocking a personal best in the 100 meter dash with a time of 10.9 seconds … Named the Sprinter MVP his senior year as well as a team captain … Finished second in conference and participated in the 4x100 meter relay at the state championship … Was a member of the soccer team and team captain earning all-conference accolades while being awarded the coaches award.
The son of Robin and Alexis Joyner … Has two older sisters, Chenay and Tarsha … Graduated 30th in his 190-member senior class at Northeastern while maintaining a 3.85 cumulative grade point average … A member of the honor society, Pasquotank, county youth council, 4H club, special Olympics volunteer, relay for life volunteer and Homecoming King his junior and senior years … Earned academic honors as a honor grad, a junior honor marshal, Who’s Who Among High School Students/All-American Scholars, national honor roll, superintendent academic team, and a scholarship recipient for anatomy camp at Appalachian State … A biology major at UNCP.
55m - 6.96 seconds @ VMI Winter Relays (02/05/11)
60m - 7.44 seconds @ Liberty Open (01/29/11)
100m - 11.18 seconds @ UNCW Seahawk Invitational (03/12/11)
200m Indoor - 23.74 seconds @ JDL Fast Track College Invitational (02/11/12)
200m - 22.74 seconds @ Aggie Classic (05/15/11)
400m Indoor - 52.99 @ JDL Fast Track College Invitational (02/11/12)
400m - 50.45 seconds @ Raleigh Relays (03/30/12)