Desmond Pierce
2013-14 Men's Track & Field
HT.
5'8"
YR.
Sr.
HOMETOWN
Morristown, Tenn.
PREVIOUS SCHOOL
Morristown West HS
MAJOR
Mass Communications
Desmond Pierce

2013-14 Track & Field: Competed in five indoor meets and five outdoor meets ... finished first in the distance medley relay at the A-Sun Indoor Championships with a 10:07.91 time ... also notched third-place finishes in the 4x4 (3:20.39) and 800M (1:55.84) at the league indoor championships ... continued success in relay events during the outdoor season, highlighted by the event title in the 4x4 at the University of Tennessee Challenge with a 3:17.65 time.

2013 Cross Country: Competed in six meets ... placed 17th overall at the A-Sun Championships with a 26:01.1 time ... finished 61st out of 170-plus runners at the NCAA South Regionals with a time of 31:33.8.

2012-13 Track & Field: Competed in five indoor meets and seven outdoor meets ... had a successful A-Sun Indoor Championship with a second-place finish in the distance medley relay (10:09.06) and a third-place standing in the 4x4 (3:19.51) ... continued success in relay events during the outdoor season and also finished ninth overall in the 800M (1:55.76) at the A-Sun Outdoor Championships.

2012 Cross Country: Competed in four meets ... placed 18th overall at the A-Sun Championships with a time of 25:47.4.

2011-12 Track & Field: Posted personal bests in the 500m (1:06.38), 800m (1:54.89), 1000m (2:35.45) and mile run (4:32.97)… earned seven top five finishes… took fourth place in the mile and fifth place in the 800m in his first collegiate event at the Appalachian Indoor (Dec. 3-4)… won his first collegiate event in the Atlantic Sun Championships (Feb. 18-19), taking the gold with his personal best time in the 800m… was part of ETSU’s 4000m DMR and 4x400m relay teams which each took third place in the A-Sun Championships... set new personal bests in the 800m (1:52.53) and 1500m (4:06.18) during the outdoor season... combined for seven top five performances, including a fourth place finish in the 800m and a gold medal performance in the 4x400m relay in the Atlantic Sun Championships (April 15-16)… earned his new personal mark in the 800m with a second place finish at the Charlotte Invitational (April 23).

Prior to ETSU: Was a four-year track and field letterwinner at Morristown West High School under coach Raymond Farmer… also earned three letters in cross country with Farmer.

Personal: Born May 28, 1992... son of Johnny and Cindy Jones... majoring in sport management.

MBB Virginia-Wise 66 F
Nov 18 ETSU 111
WBB Appalachian State University 76 Final
Nov 19 ETSU 70
WBB ETSU 79 Final
Nov 21 Saint Francis University 63
VB ETSU Greensboro, N.C.
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. No. 5 Western Carolina (SoCon Quarterfinal)
MBB UNC Asheville 87 F
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. ETSU 98
MBB ETSU 69 F
Nov 24, 12:00 p.m. Winthrop 64
WBB ETSU 69 Final
Nov 24, 12:00 p.m. Indiana State University 76
WBB ETSU 69 Final
Nov 26, 12:00 p.m. Indiana University 97
WBB ETSU Blacksburg, Va.
Nov 29, 5:00 p.m. Virginia Tech University
MBB ETSU Morehead, Ky.
Dec 1, 7:00 p.m. Morehead State
WBB ETSU Fairfax, Va.
Dec 3, 5:00 p.m. George Mason University
MBB Western Carolina Freedom Hall
Dec 3, 8:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Huntsville, Ala.
Dec 6, 6:00 p.m. Alabama A&M University
MBB UNC Greensboro Freedom Hall
Dec 13, 4:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB Eastern Kentucky University Johnson City, Tenn.
Dec 13, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Morehead, Ky.
Dec 15, 12:00 p.m. Morehead State University
MBB ETSU Richmond, Ky.
Dec 16, 7:00 p.m. Eastern Kentucky
WBB ETSU Wilmington, N.C.
Dec 19, 11:30 a.m. University of North Carolina Wilmington