Dixson breaks hammer throw school record
Third victory of the season for senior
Earns 7061 points, sixth in Rice history
Graduated from Convent of Mercey Academy Alpha and competed under coaches Lorna Vernon and Kirk King...second at Boys and Girls Championships and CARIFTA Games (2015 and 2016) in heptathlon...PR of 4834 points...fourth at National Junior Championships (under 18) in 100m hurdles and long jump in 2015...PR of 14.47 in 100m hurdles...5.50m in long jump...1.70m in high jump.
Full name: Zinedine Dyani Vernon Russell...Born: Jan. 13, 1999...Parents: Lorna Vernon and Michael Russell (sisters, Mikhail, Tiana-dei, and Tori-Lee)...second cousin Trevor Pryce played for the Denver Broncos (1997-2005) and Baltimore Ravens (2006-10)...Rice College: Lovett.