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Christopher Thomas
Position: Sprints
Year: Senior
Hometown: Detroit, Mich.
High School: Martin Luther King HS
Major: Health Fitness
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Christopher Thomas
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 05/14/2012

Member of the indoor school-record 4x400m relay team (3:14.19)

2012 (Outdoor Track and Field): Ran a leg of the 5th-place 4x200m relay team (1:27.48) and the the 5th-place sprint medley relay team (3:31.81) at the LSU Relays (3/24) ... finished fifth in the 400m dash (49.89) and ran a leg of the runner-up 4x400m relay team (3:16.78) at the Toledo Collegiate Challenge (3/31) ... finished 7th in the 400m dash (49.69) and 18th in the 200m dash in a wind-aided 22.53 at the Western Kentucky Hilltopper Relays (4/14) ... finished 4th in the 400m dash (49.12) and ran a leg of the winning 4x400m relay team (3:14.26) at the Al Owens Classic (4/21) ... finished 4th in the 400m dash (49.71) at the Lyle Bennett Open (4/28).

2012 (Indoor Track and Field): Finished 5th in the 300m (35.54) and ran a leg of the 4x400m relay (3:16.93) at the GVSU Lakers Early Bird (12/2) ... finished 7th in the 400m dash (52.5) and ran a leg of the 4th-place 4x400m relay team (3:27.36) at the Jack Harvey Invitational (1/21) ... finished 24th in the 400m dash (49.67) and ran a leg of the 9th place 4x400m relay (3:15.86) at the Meyo Invitational (2/4) ... finished 10th in the gold division 400m dash (49.29) at the Akron Invitational (2/11) ... ran a leg of the school-record breaking 4x400m relay team (3:14.19) that finished runner-up, and finished 13th in the 400m dash (49.75) at the MAC Championships (2/25).

2011 (Outdoor Track and Field): Took 10th in the 200m (23.04) at the Black and Gold meet (3/26) ... took third in the 400m (50.54) and ran a leg on the 4x400m relay team at the Toledo Collegiate Challenge (4/2) ... took sixth in the 400m (season-best 49.10), ninth in the 200m (22.46) and ran a leg on the third-place 4x400m relay team at the Mid-Major Challenge (4/8-4/9) ... took fifth in the 400m (49.55) at the Lenny Lyles Invitational (4/22) ...  placed fifth in the 400m with a time of 50.43 at the Lyle Bennett Open (4/30) ... finished eighth in the 400m with a time of 49.49 at the MAC Championships (5/12-5/14) ... also ran a leg on the second-place 4x400m relay team.

2011 (Indoor Track and Field): Won the 400m dash (51.29) at the Chippewa Open (12/3) ... 4x400 relay team finished second (3:27.95) ... finished fifth in the 400m dash at the Chip Invite (1/14) with a time of 51.5 ... relay team took second in the 4x400m race with a time of 3:23.46 ... finished 11th in the 400m with a time of 49.61 at the Meyo Invitational (2/4-2/5) ... ran a leg on the 4x400m relay team that finished third at the MAC Indoor Championships (2/25-2/26) with a time of 3:20.93.

2010 (Outdoor Track and Field): Finished seventh in the 400m (49.03) at the MAC Outdoor Championships … also ran a leg in the 4x400m relay (3:15.93) that took fifth at the conference meet … ran a season-best 48.64 in the 400m at the Jesse Owens Classic.

2010 (Indoor Track and Field):
Finished third in the 400m (49.41) at the MAC Indoor Championships … also ran a leg in the 4x400m relay (3:23.70) that claimed fifth at the conference meet … ran a season-best 48.78 in the 400m at the Alex Wilson Invitational.

2009 (Outdoor Track and Field): Ran a leg with the 4x400m relay team that scored at the MAC Outdoor Championships … posted an outdoor-best time of 49.65 in the 400m at the EMU Twilight.

2009 (Indoor Track and Field): Ran a leg with the 4x400m relay team that scored at the MAC Indoor Championships … ran an season-best 49.36 in the 400m at the Meyo Invitational.

High School—
City and regional champion in 200m … city champion in 400m … Operation Friendship champion in 200m and 400m.

Career Bests—
200m (22.0); 300m (35.54); 400m (48.54).