| Justin Pinkston
Appeared in seven meets for the Tigers ... Ran a personal-best of 51.98 in the 400m finished eighth at the Red Wolves Open ... Ran a season-best in the 800m at the Ole Miss Invitational crossing the line at 1:56.29 (18th) ... Scored a top-10 finish in the 800m finishing seventh at 1:59.23 at the Louisiana Classics.
Received the Winter Conference USA Spirit of Service Award ... Ran a personal-best in the 800m of 1:57.58 (24th) at the Samford Multi and Invitational ... Recorded a personal-best in the 600m taking fifth place at the John Craft Invitational in a time of 1:26.22.
2012 Cross Country
Running unattached at the Memphis Brooks Twilight Classic notched a time of 25:24.66 in the four-mile.
Set a new personal record of 1:56.12 taking fifth in the 800m at the Memphis Invitational ... Placed fourth with a time of 3:29.51 as member of the 4 x 400 relay team at the Joey Haines Invitational.
Ran his best time in the 800m during the indoor season at the Kentucky Rod McCravy Memorial with at time of 1:59.53.
2011 Cross Country
Did not compete in any meets.
Competed in four events for the Tigers during outdoor season after sitting out the indoor portion of his freshman campaign ... Set a personal-best at the Tiger Invitational, with his 2:00.60 mark placing him 15th.
Ran first four races for Tigers ... finished 77th at season-opening Belmont race, with a 19:15.83 mark.
Prior to Memphis
Was member of 2009 state champion squad in 4x400- and 4x800m runs while at Cordova High School ... was part of runner-up team both those events in 2010 ... graduated 10th in a class of 524 with a 4.60 GPA.
Son of John and Catherine Pinkston ... Birthday is July 28.