Sammy Biggs
    Sammy Biggs

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Morrison, Ill.

    High School:
    Morrison H.S.

    Event:
    Sprints


    Updated Aug. 27, 2010

    2009-10: Named all-Missouri Valley Conference in the 400m and the 4x400 relay...Won the 400m title at the MVC Outdoor Championships...Won in the 400m at four different events - the Saluki Fast Start, SASF Invitational, Gladstein Invitational, and the GVSU Big Meet - during the indoor season...Never finished lower than seventh during the entire indoor season...Ran an indoor-best time of 47.37 at the GVSU Big Meet and an outdoor-best time of 46.77 at the MVC Outdoor Championships.

    2008-09: Anchored the 4x400 team to runner-up honors at the MVC Outdoor Championships...Finished fourth in the 400m at MVC Outdoors...Indoor he anchored the victorious 4x400 teams at the SIU McDonald's Invitational and SIU SASF Invitational...Placed third in the 4x400 at the Kentucky Rod McCravy Memorial...Placed 12th at the prestigious Iowa State Classic in the 400m.

    2007-08: NCAA Outdoor Mideast Regional Qualifier in the 400m, 4x100 and 4x400...Finished sixth at Mideast Regional in the 4x400 relay...Won the 400m title at the MVC Indoor Championships in a personal best (47.73)...Won event titles in the 4x100 and 4x400 at the MVC Outdoor Championships...Runner-up at the MVC Outdoor 400m...Ran career-bests in the 200 (21.52) and 400 (46.46) at the MVC Outdoor Championships...Registered career-bests in the indoor 60 (6.96), 200 (21.98) and 400 (47.73)...Posted 21 Top 10 finishes during the season.

    2006-07: Finished among the Top 10 individuals a total of 17 times in 2007...Mideast Regional Qualifier in the 400m, finishing 23rd...Earned all-conference honors after finishing third in the 400 at the MVC Outdoor Championships...Ran team-bests in the indoor 200, 400 and 600, and the outdoor 200 and 400 as a freshman.

    High School: Won state in both the 100m (10.64) and 400m (47.91) events, while finishing second in the 200m as a senior...Set school records in the 300 hurdles...Scored 28 points individually at the 2006 Illinois State track meet...Qualified for Junior Nationals...Also played football.

    Personal: Full name is Sammy Donald Lee Biggs...Majors in community health...Son of Deanne Rosenow and Dan Elliott.

    Saturday, Dec 6
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Carbondale, Ill. 10:00 AM
    Friday, Jan 16
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Lexington, Ky. All Day
    Saturday, Jan 17
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    Track Lexington, Ky. All Day
    Friday, Jan 23
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    Track Nashville, Tenn. All Day
    Saturday, Jan 24
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    Track Nashville, Tenn. All Day
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