Willie Green
Willie Green

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Augusta, Ga.

High School:
Butler HS

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 175

Event:
Sprints


Two-Time NCAA Regional Qualifier
School Record Holder
100m	10.20
Personal Bests
Indoor
60m	6.78
200m	22.26
Outdoor
100m	10.20
200m	21.40
400m	52.46
2005-06:INDOOR- Finished in the top-three in the 60 meters at the C-USA Championships for the second consecutive year, placing third in the event with a time of 6.81s ... Finished fifth in the 60-meter dash at the Hoosier Relays. OUTDOOR- Reached the NCAA Regional in the 100 meters and as part of 4x100 relay team ... Scored in the conference meet, finishing third in the 100 meters with a school record time of 10.20 ... Won the 100 meters at the Rhodes Open and was second in the 200 meters... Placed third in the 100 meters with a season-best time of 10.71 at the Bulldog Invitational ... Was the top finisher for the Tigers in the 100 meters at the Sea Ray Relays, clocking a time of 10.82 ... Part of the Tigers Regional Qualifying 4x100 relay team that recorded a 40.51 mark at the Vanderbilt Invitational ... Also at the Vanderbilt Invitational, finished fifth in both the 100 meters and 200 meters, recording a personal-best time of 21.49 in the 200 and a time of 10.65 in the 100.

2004-05: INDOOR-Competed in just three meets, running the 200m at all three and the 60m at only the C-USA Championships...Recorded a season best of 22.45 in the 200m at the ASU Kickoff Klassic, placing 10th...Finished fifth in the 200m at the Saluki Booster Invitational with a time of 22.53...Competing in the 60m for the first time of the season, finished as the conference runner-up with a time of 6.69 at the C-USA Championships...Also clocked a time of 22.78 in the 200m at the C-USA meet...OUTDOOR-Competed in the 100m and 200m throughout the season...Set a personal best of 21.60 in the 200m at the Ole Miss Invitational, placing ninth...Recorded a PR of 10.54 in the 100m in a fourth-place finish at the Mississippi Invitational...Posted his second-fastest 100m time of the season (10.58) at the C-USA Championships, placing ninth and just missing scoring...Also logged his third-fastest 200m time (21.96) of the season at the C-USA meet.

2003-04: INDOOR-Competed in just two meets during the indoor season before re-injuring his hamstring and missing the remainder of the meets...Saw the most success in the short sprints, finishing seventh in the 55m dash at the ASU Kickoff Klassic (6.52) and third in the 60m dash at the McDonald's Invitational (7.11)...Also grabbed a fifth place finish in the 200m dash at the McDonald's Invitational...OUTDOOR-Competed in five meets at the 100m, 200m, and 400m distances...Ran his best 400m time (52.46) at the Ole Miss Dual meet, placing 14th...Recorded personal best marks in the 100m (10.80) and 200m (21.92) at C-USA Championships, finishing 14th in both events.

2002-03: INDOOR-Placed second in the 60m dash at the Indiana Hoosier Invitational with a time of 6.78...Placed second at the Arkansas State Invitational in the 55m dash with a time of 6.33...Placed third at the C-USA Indoor Championships with a time of 6.78...OUTDOOR-Green pulled his hamstring in training before the start of the outdoor season, sat out the spring due to the injury and was redshirted for the outdoor season.

PREP: Attended Butler H.S...Lettered three years in track and field and two years in basketball...Green was the 4A Georgia state champion in the 100m dash and the 200m dash in 2002...Fastest times in high school were 10.84 (100m) and 21.55 (200m)...Coached by Alvin Gilyard.

PERSONAL: Full name is Willie Dustin Green...Born July 22, 1983 in Augusta, Ga...Son of Willie and Presius Green...Father is in the military and mother is a nurse...Major is Exercise & Sport Science...Enjoys playing basketball...Chose Memphis because of its Sports & Leisure Program...Was also recruited by Georgia, Tennessee and South Carolina State.

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