Steven White, a track and field athlete, continues the week for the Mean Green in February's Get To Know Your Mean Green Student-Athlete. Click on the video to meet Steven.
Steven and the track and field team are competing in the Sun Belt Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships.
Qualified for the US Olympic Trials in the 400 hurdles ... Advanced to the semifinals at the trials with the 13th fastest time of 50.08 ... Finished 14th in the 400 hurdles at the NCAA Championships ... Placed 11th in the 400 hurdles at the NCAA West Preliminary Round ... Won first-place in the 400 hurdles at the SBC Outdoor Championships ... Was a member of the 4x100 meter relay team that placed first at the SBC Outdoor Championships ... Was a leg of the 4x400 meter relay team that placed second at the SBC Outdoor Championships ... Won the 400 hurdles at the Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays ... Ran a career-fast 50.07 400 hurdles at the North Texas Classic ... Was a member of the 4x400 meter relay team that took first at the SBC Indoor Championships ... Named to Second Team All-America by the USTFCCCA ... Named SBC Men's Track "Athlete of the Week" three weeks in a row.
Took home a second-place finish at the Sun Belt Conference Outdoor Championships in the 400meter hurdle in 52.01 seconds … Qualified and finished 26th in the event at the NCAA West Preliminary Rounds … Grabbed a sixth-place finish in the 400 at the SBC Indoor Championships with a career best amrk of 48.76 … Was a member of the 4x400 relay team that finished 20th at the NCAA West Preliminary Rounds … Recorded a third overall finish at the Texas Relays in the 400H … Finished six races in the top-five.
2010 High School/Personal
Finished second at the US Junior Championships and ran for the US Junior Team at the World Junior Championships in Canada in the 400-meter hurdles … Qualified for the NCAA Preliminary Round … Won the Sun Belt Conference Outdoor Championship in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 51.51 seconds … Was part of the 4x400 relay team that took second at the SBC Outdoor Championships … Ran a personal best of 51.19 seconds in the 500-hurdles … Took seventh in the 400-meter dash with a time of 49.05 seconds at the Iowa State Classic.
Ran track and cross country at Ellison High School for coach Larry Moore … Was the 5A State Champion in the 300 Hurdles (36.50) and the AAU Jr. Olympic Champion in the 400 Hurdles in 2009 … Named to the High School All-American Team by Track & Field News … Named the Hurdler of the Year in the 2007-08 and 2008-09 seasons … Born July 27, 1991 … Has three siblings, Amari, Jarred and Shannon … Is the son of Veronica Snead.