Karakolis, Lee place fourth in Saturday events
Action Concludes on Saturday
AT MAJOR MEETS
2011 C-USA Indoor, 8th, Heptathlon, 4436 points
2011 C-USA Indoor, 4th, Decathlon, 6166 points
2012 C-USA Indoor, 8th, Heptathlon, 4245 points
2013 C-USA Outdoor, 7th, Long Jump, 7.28m (23-10.75)
2013 NCAA West Prelims, 39th, Long Jump, 7.15m (w)
2014 C-USA Indoor, 2nd, Heptathlon, 5000 points
2014 C-USA Outdoor, 4th, Decathlon, 6399 points
2015 C-USA Indoor, 5th, Heptathlon, 5016 points
2015 NCAA Indoor, 13th, Long Jump, 7.29m (23-11.00)
2015 C-USA Outdoor, 7th, Long Jump, 7.24m (23-9.00)
Long Jump - 7.70m (25-3.25), 2015 C-USA Indoor Championships
Heptathlon - 5,016 points, 2015 C-USA Indoor Championships
Long Jump - 7.28m (23-10.75), 2013 C-USA Outdoor Championships
Decathlon - 6,399 points, 2014 C-USA Outdoor Championships
Indoor: Earned USTFCCCA Second-Team All-American honors by placing 13th (7.70m-PR) in the long jump at the NCAA Championships...placed 5th (5016 points) in the heptathlon at the C-USA Championships...finished second in the long jump at the Houston Tune Up. Outdoor: Won the long jump at the Victor Lopez Classic...finished 7th in the long jump at the C-USA Championships.
Indoor: Finished second in the heptathlon at the C-USA Indoor Championships with a career-best 5,000, winning the long jump and 60m hurdles ...Outdoor: Placed fourth in the decathlon at the C-USA Outdoor Championships with a career-best 6,399 points and won the long jump ... placed second in the long jump at the Virginia Challenge with a distance of 7.29m (w), as well as second in the long jump at the Victor Lopez Classic (7.25m).
Outdoor: Placed seventh in the long jump at the C-USA Outdoor Championships before advancing to the NCAA West Prelims ...Ran the 4x100 and competed in the long jump, 110 hurdles, high jump, 4x400 and 400m hurdles.
Indoor: Placed 10th (8.70) in 60m hurdles and seventh in long jump (6.72m/22-0.75) at Leonard Hilton Invitational... Posted a fourth-place point total of 4,825 points at Houston Indoor Invitational... 60m hurdles time of 8.59 at Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational and 6.83m/22-5 mark in the long jump... Seventh in long jump (6.85m/22-5.75) and 60m hurdles prelim time of 8.78... Placed eighth in heptathlon at C-USA Indoor with 4,245 points.
Indoor: Placed 11th in heptathlon with 3,055 points at Houston Indoor Invitational... Season-best 400m time of 50.61 at Texas A&M Challenge... Finished eighth with season-best 4,436 points at C-USA Indoor. Outdoor: Placed fourth in decathlon with 6,303 points at Shirley Crowe... 13th in 110m hurdles B (16.23) and 24th in long jump (6.25m/20-6.25) at Victor Lopez Classic... Fifth in long jump (6.77m 22-2.5) at SFA Alumni Invitational... Scored 6,103 points at the CA Invitational/Mt. SAC Relays Decathlon in the #3 decathlon... 100m time of 11.54 and long jump mark of 6.70m/21-11.75, javelin (12th) mark of 41.12m/134-11... High jump mark of (1.80m/5-10.75), long jump (7.25m/23-9.5), and discus (35.02m/114-10) at Rice Field & Track Meet... Placed fourth in C-USA Outdoor decathlon with 6,166 points.
2010 graduate of Sherman High School... Earned four varsity letters for the Bobcats under coach Greg Baldwin... State finalist in long jump and regional qualifier for long jump, triple jump, 4x100 relay, 4x400 relay, and the 200m... Top mark in long jump was 24-2... Lettered twice in football, three in swimming and two in soccer... Regional qualifier in swimming for the 100 backstroke, 200 medley relay, 200 free relay, and 400 free relay.
Full name: Benjamin Wilson Pressley... Born: April 15, 1991... Mother's Name: Cynthia Pressley (two brothers and one sister)... College: Martel.
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