WSU sprinters in California while rest of team hosts Cougar Invite Saturday in Pullman.
Cougars fare well at team scoring meet.
Cougars find wins among elite competitors.
Talented senior team captain runs PR in steeple which is third-best in WSU history.
Cougar men in third place after first day.
WSU CAREER. JUNIOR (2011-12): Indoor - Top 60m time of season of 6.94i and best 200m time of 22.09i were run at Cherry and Silver Invite (Albuquerque)...injured and did not compete at MPSF Championships...Outdoor - Reached season-best 100m dash time of 10.61 was at Pac-12 Championships prelims (15th)...at conference meet ran on 9th-place 4x100m relay (41.28).
SOPHOMORE (2010-11): Indoor - Led the team in both sprints running PR time in 60m of 6.80i at Cougar Indoor (1/22/11, Pullman) and 21.51 in 200m at Husky Classic (2/12/11, Seattle)...at MPSF Championships took third in 60m (6.84i), sixth in 200m (21.68i) and ran lead leg on runner-up 4x400m relay team (3:10.80i)...1600m relay ran a time of 3:07.61i at NCAA Last Chance Qualifier (3/5/11, Ames, Iowa) - ran opening leg in 47.8...time was second-fastest indoor time and ninth-best all-time in WSU men's history...at NCAA Indoor Championships (3/12/11, College Station, Texas), pulled hamstring but gimped through to complete his lap...squad finished 10th in time of 3:12.01i...Outdoor - At Pac-10 Championships ran 100m in PR time of 10.52 (10th) and lead leg of winning 4x100m relay that clocked second-fastest time in school history of 39.48...at NCAA West Prelims (Eugene) ran lead leg of 4x100m relay for eighth (40.26) and second leg of 4x400m relay for 13th (3:09.50)...at NCAA Championships (Des Moines) 4x100m relay squad placed 15th after semifinals time of 39.85.
FRESHMAN (2009-10): Indoor - Opened career with 6.84i time in 60m at WSU Indoor (1/23/10, Pullman)...clocked in 200m best of 21.72i at Vandal Collegiate (2/19/10, Moscow)...at Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships (2/27/10, Seattle) ran 60m in 6.86i for 11th - missed final by 1/100s second...15th in 200m (22.00i) and ran second leg of third-place and NCAA Provisional Qualifying 1600m relay (3:09.35)...relay team did not finish heat at Iowa State Last Chance Qualifier when Anderson pulled up...Outdoor - Ran wind-aided 100m time of 10.50w at WSU vs. UW Dual Meet (5/1/10, Pullman)...ran third-leg of 400m relay at same meet in 40.27...best 200m time was 21.51 at Johnson/Joyner-Kersee (4/10/10, Los Angeles)...at Pac-10 Championships (5/16/10, Berkeley) scored at eighth place in 200m in time of 21.94 after a prelim time of 21.64...ran third leg of 400m relay that finished third in 40.29...ran 100m prelim time of 10.64w for 11th...at the NCAA West Region/Preliminary Round, finished 43rd in 100m in 10.83...at USA Junior Outdoor Track & Field Championships ran a 100m dash time of 10.74 in first round but did not advance.
HIGH SCHOOL CAREER. Earned two varsity letters at Rancho Verde High for track coach Chris Dresher...the Mustangs were undefeated league champions in 2008...Hornsby ran the 100m in 11.00 seconds and the 200m in 22.67...senior year ran won his heat of the 100m at the Arcadia Invite with a PR time of 10.79...finished sixth in final in 11.07...also ran third leg on winning 4x400m relay (3:17.72)...ran a PR 200m time of 21.41w for second place at the CIF Southern Section Final...placed eighth in the 200m at the CIF State Championships in 21.88...ran second leg on 4x400m relay team that placed third at Penn Relays in 3:14.78 - top American boys high school team...member of the Moreno Valley Rockets Track & Field Cross Country team.
PERSONAL. Born June 1991, in Riverside, California...father Greg, Sr., is a manager...mother Arnita is a mail carrier...older sister Jessika was a sprinter at San Diego State...younger sister Alexsys...majoring in sociology.
HORNSBY'S WSU BESTS 60m - 6.80i (2011) 100m - 10.50w (2010), 10.52 (2011) 200m - 21.51 (2011) 4x100m Relay - 39.48 (2011) 4x400m Relay - 3:07.61i (2011)
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