Spartans shine across the board on the first day in Raleigh.
Collegiate Bests High Jump - 2.11m/6-11 Long Jump - 5.96m/19-6¾
2012-13: OUTDOOR: Posted a season-high 2.05m in the high jump at the Raleigh Relays ... Earned second place in the high jump at the Spartan Invitational with a mark of 2.01m ... Competed in the high jump at the Jesse Owens Classic, posting a third-place 2.00m ... Earned a third place in the high jump at the Hillsdale College GINA Relays with a season-high mark of 2.05m ... Posted a 2.02m in the high jump at the Big Ten Outdoor Conference Championships. INDOOR: Posted a first-place, season-high high jump of 2.1m at the GVSU Bob Eubanks Open ... Earned first place in the high jump at the Notre Dame Invite with a mark of 2.06m ... In the meet against Michigan, competed in the long jump and high jump, posting a 5.96m and 2.07m respectively ... Earned a 1.97m in the high jump at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational ... Posted a 2.06m high jump at the SPIRE NCAA D-1 Track Invitational ... Jumped 2.06m in the high jump at the Big Ten Indoor Championships.
2011-12: NCAA East Preliminary Round Qualifier OUTDOOR: Competed at the NCAA Division 1 East Preliminary Round and high jumped 2.02m...At the Big Ten Outdoor Championship, he high jumped 2.11m for 10th place... At the Len Paddock Invitational he jumped 2.05m for second place... CMU Lyle Bennett Open he jumped 2.05m for first place... In the high jump, he reached 1.95m at the Jesse Owens Track Classic... At the MSU Spartan Invitational he high jumped 1.96m for fourth place... At the Raleigh Relays he jumped 2.10m. INDOOR: Competed at the Big Ten Indoor Championships in the high jump for a height of 2.07m for 11th place... At the Spire NCAA Division 1 Track and Field Invitational jumped a height of 2.03m... At the Notre Dame Invitational jumped 2.11m for second place... Jumped a height of 2.02.m for third place at the GVSU Bob Eubanks Open.
High School: Four-year letterwinner at Okemos HS in track; two-year letterwinner in basketball... Captain of the basketball team as a senior... Okemos track record-holder in high jump (6'11").
Personal: Born on January 30, 1993... Son of Terrence and Anne Hughes... Major is undecided.