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2017 LIGHTSPEED ATHLETES
 ATLANTA LIGHTSPEED/MONINGSIDE NIGHTHAWKS ALUMNI
AGE
14


EVENTS

Envy Oliver
GIRLS
​14



6

10
​7
​17
15

​200m, 400m, 4x100m, 4x400m
100m, 200m, 400m, 4x100m, 4x400
AGE
EVENTS
BOYS
​Joy Postel
Harley Ward
​12
13
10
100m, 200m, 4x100m
100m, 200m, 4x100m, 4x400m
​100m, 200m, 4x100m

50m, 100m, 


Che Watkins

8
50m, 100m
Xzavian Blackman
Ky'ree Blackman
11
10
10
​9
​50m, 100m, 4x100m, 4x400m
100m, 200m, 4x100m

​Dajuan Ford
9
​14
10

​15
​100m, 200m
800m, 1600m, 4x400
400m, 800m, 1600m, 4x100m, 4x100m
Nikai Brown
11
50m, 100m
​400m, 800m, Long Jump
​Tavares Gates
​8

13
​100m, 200m, 4x100m
​50m,100m
4x100m, 100m, 200m
Event: 60M (7.24), 100M (11.26), 200M (IN: 24.12; OUT: 23.32)

4-time All-American
SEC Champion
3-time All-SEC

CAREER CAPSULE
Opened her career as an All-American in the 60 meters indoors and 100 meters outdoors as a freshman in 2010 … Finished in seventh place in the 60 meters and fourth place in the 100 meters outdoors at the NCAA Championships in her debut season with the Lady Tigers … Twice an All-American in the 4x100-meter relay as a member of LSU’s team that finished runner-up nationally in 2010 and in sixth place nationally in 2012 … Member of LSU’s SEC Champion 4x100-meter relay team in 2012 … Ended her career as a three-time All-SEC performer in the sprints and relays … Was the No. 9-ranked 60-meter sprinter in program history at the end of her collegiate career with a PR of 7.24 set during her freshman season in 2010 … Also clocked personal bests of 11.26 in the 100 meters and 23.32 in the 200 meters during her collegiate career from 2010-14.

HIGH SCHOOL
Burst onto the scene as one of the elite high school sprinters in the United States after being crowned the 2008 AAU Junior Olympic Champion in the 100-meter dash with a winning time and personal best of 11.54 seconds ... Has also clocked a wind-aided time of 11.53 at 100 meters ... Her personal best in the 100 meters ranked No. 5 overall by a high school girl in the United States and No. 2 nationally by a member of the Class of 2009 ... Her top time of 7.51 in the 60-meter dash in 2008 ranked No. 3 nationally by a sprinter in the Class of 2009 ... Set a personal best in the 60 meters during the 2009 indoor season, clocking a national-leading time of 7.45 on Jan. 30 ... Won a bronze medal in the 100 meters in the GHSA Class 4A State Championships during her junior season in 2008 ... Won a pair of silver medals in the 100 meters and 4x100-meter relay at the Class 4A state meet in 2007 ... Won an individual state title in the 200 meters in 2006 while clocking a 24.38 in her only time competing in the event at the state meet .  Also a standout in the classroom as she boasts an impressive 3.57 grade-point average.

TAKEIA PINCKNEY
Competed in the 100m dash and 200m dash at the 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials ... also competed in the 200m at the 2011 USA Championships ... 2011 first team All-American during the outdoor season as a member of Texas' 4x100m relay as a sophomore ... three-time Outdoor Second-Team All-America honoree ... seven-time All-Big 12 First Team honoree (five times outdoor, twice indoor) ... 2011 All-Big 12 Second Team for the 200m during her sophomore outdoor campaign ... 2011 USTFCCCA Division I All-Academic Team member ... two-time Academic All-Big 12 First Team member (2011, 2012) ... named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll during six semesters of her academic career.

USA Track and Field
· 2009 Pan American Games Champion in the 100m, 200m and 4x100m relay.
· 2009 U.S. Junior Outdoor National Champion in the 100m and 200m in Eugene, Ore ... claimed the 100m in a wind-aided 11.19 (2.8w).
· 2008 Youth National Champion in the 100m and 200m.
· 2008 Junior Olympic National Champion in the 100m and 200m in Omaha, Neb.
· 2007 World Youth Champion, gold medalist in the relay, silver medalist in the 200m.
· 2004 Junior Olympic National Champion in the 100m and 200m in Eugene, Ore.

PRIOR TO TEXAS
· Presently has the fastest junior time in the nation in the 100m and 200m ... Ranked No. 1 in the nation and world in the 100m and 200m her senior season.
· Won the Georgia High School Class 5A State Championship in the 100m and 200m all four years of high school ... only athlete in Georgia history to accomplish the four-year sweep of two events also a four-year regional champion in the 100m and 200m (2006-09).
· Named to USA TODAY's 2009 All-USA Track and Field Team. 
· 2007-09 Nike Outdoor National Champion in the 100m and 200m.
· 2009 Nike Indoor National Champion in the 60m and 200m.
· 2009 and 2008 Gatorade Female Athlete of the Year in Georgia.
· 2009 United States Marine Cops Distinguished Athlete Award.
· 2009 Georgia Best Performance Award in the 100m and 200m in all classifications.
· 2009 Atlanta Journal Constitution Best All-Around Senior Award.
· Most Outstanding Female Performance Award at the 2009 Mobile Meet of Champions March.
· Most Outstanding Female Sprinter Award and Female MVP at the Taco Bell Classic ... broke the 100m and 200m meet records ... her time of 11.30 was the fastest time in the world by a female sprinter 19 and under at that time.
· Holds the fastest time in the Georiga in the 100m (11.30), 200m (23.32) and 400m (55.66).
· Track and field team captain (2006-09).
· Member of the Key Club and recipient of the Key Club International Award.
· 2006-07 Who's Who Among American High School Students.
· 2006 HOBY Youth Leadership Award.
· 2008 National Certificate of Merit Award for juniors who have maintained a 95 or higher average throughout their high school career and ranked in the top-5 percent of their class.
· Graduated with high honors ... ranked No. 8 of 417 seniors with a 100.362 GPA.
· Also competed with the varsity cheerleading competition squad (2008-09).
CHALONDA GOODMAN
2008 Signed as a Free Agent with the Pittsburg Steelers

Career Highs: 4 receptions at Ole Miss in 2006
*71 receiving yards at Ole Miss in 2006
*Long reception of 34 yards vs. W. Carolina in 2007
*Long TD reception of 34 yards vs. W. Carolina in 2007

*Outdoor Track -- helped Georgia 4x400m relay to third-place finish at SEC Championships
*Ran second leg of 4x400 relay at Georgia Invitational to help secure the Georgia win (3:08.17) and was sixth (47.08) in NCAA mark in the 400m
*Indoor Track -- Finished 12th in the 400m at NCAA Indoors (47.02) and third at SEC Indoors (46.39)
*Won 400m (47.62) and fourth (21.81) in 200m at Va. Tech Challenge

2004: Redshirted

High School: Newnan, coached by Robert Herring...Atlanta Journal-Constitution Super Southern 100...SuperPrep All-America and All-Dixie teams...Rivals.com Southeast Elite 88, Georgia Top 50...First team All-Region three years in a row...Led region in catches his junior year with 37...Nominated for Wendy’s High School Heisman his senior year...Ranked No. 2 wide receiver in Georgia and No. 22 wide receiver in the nation by Rivals.com...Theinsiders.com South Hot 100...Invited to play in the Georgia Athletic Coaches Association North-South All Star Game...Recorded 113 catches for 1,627 yards and 18 touchdowns in his career...Played basketball and ran track...All-Region and Team Offensive Player of the Year as a freshman for basketball team...All-Region, All-Area and Team Defensive Player of the Year as a sophomore for basketball team...All-Region, All-Area and  Team Offensive Player of the Year as a junior for basketball team...400m County Champion and second in region in the 400m as a  freshman...400m champion at 2002 National Junior Olympics in Nebraska...400m and 200m Champion at 2002 National Junior Olympics in Florida...2003 county and region champion in the 200m...2003 county champion, region champion and AAAAA state champion in the 400m...South Metro Male Track Athlete of the Year for 2003...400m Champion at 2003 National Junior Olympics in New York...Won silver medal in 400m and gold medal in 400m relay at 2003 IAAF World Youth Championships in Canada. 
CEDRIC GOODMAN
​Kendall Lyles
​400m, 800m, 4x400m
10
​50m, 100m, 200m
50m, 100m
12
4x100m, 100m, 200m
2012: Returned one kickoff for 26 yards vs. South Florida (11/23) ... had 84 total yards vs. Rutgers (11/17), including 52 receiving yards ... recorded six carries for 40 yards against Temple (11/10) ... rushed six times for 17 yards vs. Syracuse (11/03) ... returned three kickoffs for 77 total yards, including one for 32 yards ... caught four passes for 30 yards ... earned a season-high 204 all-purpose yards at Louisville (10/26)... had two rushing touchdowns off of 39 yards ... returned kickoffs for 160 yards, including a 41-yard return ... had nine carries, one reception, and five kickoff returns for a total of 192 yards vs. Toledo (10/20)...longest carry was for 52 yards and longest kickoff return totaled 29 yards...scored first rushing touchdown of the season vs. Fordham (10/12) ... had five carries, three receptions and two kickoff returns for 108 total yards... returned two kickoffs for earned 126 all-purpose yards vs. Miami (OH) (10/06) ... returned two kick offs for 75 yards, including one for 58 ... had eight carries and two receptions ...caught one 76-yard reception for a touchdown against Virginia Tech (09/29) ... had two kick returns for 53 total yards ... had seven carries for 52 yards against Delaware State (09/14), including one for 23 yards ... handled two kick returns for a total of 70 yards ... recorded two receiving touchdowns in season opener against Pittsburgh (09/06) ... rushed for 20 yards on five carries ... returned one kickoff for 24 yards to finish with 115 all-purpose yards.

2011: Appeared in all 13 games, as a running back and kick-off returner ... carried the ball 14 times for 38 yards ... returned 38 kickoffs for 1034 yards and one touchdown ... had season-long 10 yard carry in UC debut against Austin Peay ... also rushed for 26 yards on four carries ... had one kick return for 60 yards ... returned three kicks against Tennessee for a total of 65 yards ... matched career-high carries with four against Akron for 11 yards ... had three returns for 49 yards, including at 26 yard long go back against NC State ... gained 29 yards on three kickoff returns at Miami (OH) ... earned 50 all-purpose yards against Louisville on two returns, including one for 36 yards ... had five returns for 117 yards at USF ... rushed for seven yards on one carry at Pittsburgh ... also had a 35 yard return, in addition to three others for a total of 73 yards ... ran three returns for 57 yards against West Virginia ... returned the ball five times for a total of 106 yards at Rutgers ... earned second-highest career yardage at Syracuse with 139 on four returns , including one for 74 yards ... finished with a career high six returns for 169 yards at Connecticut ... scored first career touchdown on a 90 yard return against Vanderbilt ... ended the game with two returns for a total of 120 yards.

A three-star recruit by Rivals.com.

Westminster School: Despite being limited by injury during his senior season, rushed for 224 yards, including runs of 80 and 40 yards, along with three touchdowns against rival Lovett to give Westminster the Region 6-AA Division B title ... named to the Atlanta Journal Constitution's and Gaprepnews.com's 2010 Preseason AA All-State Team ... an All-State selection by the Georgia Sports Writers Association as a junior after rushing for over 1,2000 yards and scoring 21 touchdowns ... volunteered with the Atlanta Boys & Girls Clubs, Atlanta Food Bank, and Hosea Feed the Hungry ... coached by Gerry Romberg.

Curran Brant
​200m, 400m, 1600m, 4x400m
50m, 100m, 4x100m 
​7
​100m, 200m, 4x100m, Softball Throw
Darryel Brown
400m, 800m, 4x100m, 4x400m, High Jump
12
14
KYANA ELDER
Clemson University

- #8 All - Time 100 meter hurdles 

North Atlanta High School

- 1998 Georgia Class AAA 100m hurdles Champion
ELEMENTARY
12 & Under
MIDDLE SCHOOL
50m, 100m, Shot Put
Kiala Blackman
200, 400m, 800m
8 & Under
10 & Under
12 & Under
14 & Under
High School
Kewuan Robinson
​15

50m,100m, 200m, 4x100m, 4x400m
50m,100m, 4x100m, 4x400m

8
100m, 200m, 4x100m
400m, 800m, 4x100m, 4x400m
​13
Asia Johnson
Christina Pratt
Tah-jee Hinton 
​Jackson Sexton 
​100m, 200m
Jeremiah Jordan

Eric Hall Jr.
​100m, 200m, 4x100m
9
​Thomas Murray
8
​50m, 100m, 4x100m
​Amar Quick
100m, 200m 
​Semaj Cruze
​14
Zahria Darden
Sasha Henderson
50m, 100m, 200m, 4x100m 
Christian Lavette
50m, 100m
50m, 100m, 4x100m,4x400m
Sydney St. Fleur
11
400m, 800m, 4x100m, 4x400m
​9
10
9
50m,100m, 4x100m, 4x400m
Ecclesia Moore
Zuri Quick

50m, 100m, 4x100m
10
8
9
100m, 200m 
​Ric'quee Colbert
7
High School
​100m, 200m, 4x100m
14
Devyn Robinson
Kamryn Boone
100m, 200m, 800m, 4x100m, 4x400m
​13
​15
100m, 200m, 4x100m
Naomi Murray
​Kayla Smith
​Zakeia Watson
Chanta ​Watkins
100m, 200m, 4x100m
17
15
16

​13
SIERRA KING
2015 - FRESHMAN
◾True freshman defensive back, seeing time at nickelback
◾Contributor on special teams, blocking for Evan Berry and reserve kickoff return man
◾Had his black stripe removed on Aug. 25
◾Played in 12 games in 2015, making nine tackles
◾Returned four kickoffs for 69 yards on the season
◾Career-best three tackles in late action in Outback Bowl win over Northwestern (1/1)
◾Had three kickoff returns for 42 yards in win vs. Vanderbilt (11/28), also made one tackle on defense
◾First kickoff return came vs. Western Carolina (9/19) for 27 yards
◾One of 15 true freshman to make college debut vs. Bowling Green (9/5), made first college tackle

HIGH SCHOOL
◾Lettered at Greater Atlanta Christian School in Norcoss, Ga., for coach Tim Hardy
◾247 Sports: 4-star (No. 24 cornerback, No. 28 prospect in Georgia) 
◾ESPN: 4-star (No. 7 cornerback, No. 12 prospect in Georgia)
◾Rivals: 3-star (No. 52 safety, No. 36 prospect in Georgia)
◾Scout: 4-star (No. 34 cornerback, No. 2 cornerback in Georgia)
◾Selected to 2015 Under Armour All-America Game, becoming first from GAC to play in the game
◾Member of ESPN 300
◾Played both cornerback and running back in high school
◾Named 2014 Atlanta Journal-Constitution Offensive Player Of the Year
◾Honored as 2014 Gwinnett Daily Post Offensive Player of the Year
◾First-team all-county as a junior and senior
◾Leading rusher in Gwinnett County in 2014 with 1,526 yards and 20 rushing touchdowns
◾Helped Spartans to a 14-1 record and berth in Georgia State Championship Game as a senior in 2014
◾During Spartans' run in the 2014 playoffs, he ran for 833 yards and 12 touchdowns in five games
◾Ran for 186 yards and two scores in state title game
◾Posted 41 tackles in the secondary as a senior in 2014
◾First team all-state by the Associated Press as a junior in 2013
◾Named honorable mention all-state by Atlanta Journal-Constitution as a junior
◾As a junior in 2013, gained 2,003 all-purpose yards and scored 22 total touchdowns
◾Led Gwinnett County in rushing yards with 1,664 and 20 rushing touchdowns as a junior

MICAH ABERNATHY
JORDAN EASTLING
STEVEN NELSON
Selected in the 3rd Round by the Kanas City Chiefs in 2015 NFL Draft
Second-team All-Pac-12 in 2014 and was selected to 2015 Senior Bowl, where he finished the game with 4 tackles and two passes broken up. In 2013, selected honorable mention All-Pac-12. Played at College of the Sequoias in 2011 and 2012 after failing to qualify academically. Played football and ran 4x100 relay while at College of the Sequoias. In high school, selected All-Middle Georgia as a defensive back with seven interceptions and All-Middle Georgia return specialist with seven punt returns for touchdowns.
100m, 200m, 4x100m
​50m, 100m, 4x100m, 4x400m
10
​Daquan Robinson
​EricWright
BREANNA HUBBARD
MALCOLM BROGDON
CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
• Finished his career as UVA's ninth all-time leading scorer with 1,809 points
• Unanimous consensus first-team All-American in 2015-16
• Named ACC Player of the Year in 2015-16 (first UVA player to win since Ralph Sampson in 1981-83) 
• Named ACC Defensive Player of the Year in back-to-back seasons (2014-15, 2015-16)
• First player ever to win both ACC Player of the Year and ACC Defensive Player of the Year in the same season
• Finalist for James Naismith Trophy, John R. Wooden Award and Jerry West Award (top shooting guard) in 2015-16
• Helped Team USA to the bronze medal at the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto 
• Named to the Associated Press (AP), U.S. Basketball Writers Association (USBWA), National Basketball Coaches Association (NABC) and USA Today All-American Second Team in 2014-2015 
• Named All-ACC First Team in 2014-2015 by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association (ACSMA) and ACC coaches
• Earned Allstate NABC Good Works Team honors in 2014-2015
• Finalist for the John Wooden Award and U.S. Basketball Writers Association (USBWA) Oscar Robertson Player of the Year Award in 2014-2015
• In 2013-14, named All-ACC First Team by the ACC Coaches and All-ACC Second Team by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association (ACSMA
Personal Bests:
55m- 7.53
60m- 8.01
100m- 12.18
200m- 25.95
300m- 42.78

Freshman (Track): Finished fifth at the USA Invitational with a 26.11 time in the 200 meters event … Finished sixth in the 300 meters event with a 42.16 time in the 300 meters … Best indoor finish was 13th at the MTSU Invite with a 26.44 time in the 200 meters run
HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by Cortez Allen at Mundy's Mill High School ... 2006 USATF Youth national champion in the 100m ... 2007 USATF Intermediate national champion in the 100m ... member of the 2007 USA Junior World Team in the 4x100m relay ... 2007 Nike Outdoor National All-American in the 100m and Indoor All-American in the 60m and 200m ... ranked No. 7 in the world for youth in the 100m (2007) ... 2009 Georgia state runner-up in the 100m at 11.83 ... top times of 11.62 in the 100m, 24.22 in the 200m and 7.46 in the 60m.

PERSONAL: Breanna Hubbard is pursuing a degree in the Darla Moore School of Business ... Chose USC over LSU. 

High School
 Rated as a three-star recruit by 247 Sports ... selected All-State Second-Team ... named All-County and All-Region 6-5A Division A as a running back ... chosen team MVP after recording 18 tackles, 11 solo stops, and an interception as a senior ... competed on the track and field team ... played for Michael Tanks ... member of Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA). 



​2012-13: Played in and started 28 games ... Scored in double figures in 15 games ... Opened the season with 12 points and two steals against LIU Brooklyn ... Dropped in 14 points at Vermont ... Snagged seven rebounds and scored 11 points at Army ... Racked up 22 points and secured five boards against Iona ... Posted 10 points and four offensive rebounds at Lehigh ... Shot 6-of-11 from the field for 13 points at Cornell ... Tallied 17 points the next week at home against the Big Red ... Scored in double figures in back-to-back games against Penn (11) and Princeton (10) ... Scored a season-high 26 points at Brown and then followed with 19 against Harvard.

The Lawrenceville School: Earned four varsity letters and was named captain as a senior ... Trenton Times All-Prep second team selection as a sophomore and first-team honoree as a senior ... became third player in school history to score over 1,000 points ... averaged 18.6 points per game as a senior ... tallied career-high 32 points and 15 rebounds against Stuart Day School ... also a four-year letterwinner in volleyball, helping to lead the Big Red to three straight state championships ... played AAU ball for Philly Triple Threat, Georgia Metros and Fencor-Philadelphia.

Personal: Psychology major ... was a People-to-People Student Ambassador to Australia and New Zealand ... high honors student for three years ... speaks Japanese ... daughter of Sharon Simpson and Allen Williams
TYLER SIMPSON
100m, 200m, 4x100m
100m, 200m, 4x100m
17
17
100m, 200m, 4x100m, 4x400m
Khadejah Jackson
Kayla Jordon
10 & Under