NAME: Lamar Hargrove
SCHOOL: North College Hill
GRADUATING YEAR: 2013
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: Winning state in 100 and 200
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 5'9"-158 lbs.
MOM: Tasha Love
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: Jesus Christ
FUTURE GOAL: Win national championship, participate in 2016 Olympics
A 4-year varsity track starter, Lamar is one of the fastest athletes in the state and is the defending Div. II Ohio state champion in the 100 and 200 sprints. He also anchored the Trojans' 2012 state runner-up 4x100 relay team.
Lamar has earned numerous honors for his athletic skills, including being named 2012 Div. II Ohio Runner of the Year. He also was named MVC Runner of the Year, Cincinnati Div. II Track Athlete of the Year, 1st team all-city and 1st team SWO district.
Holding numerous school records, Lamar has also competed in football and wrestling for the Trojans, and has committed to Tiffin University to run track.
An honor roll student, Lamar is very active in community service and is a junior deacon in his church. His favorite athlete and most-like-to-meet is Usain Bolt, favorite entertainer is Kevin Hart, favorite books are Native Son and Black Boy by Richard Wright and favorite movie is Transformers.
COACH'S QUOTE – "Lamar is an extremely blessed athlete. His dedication and work ethic on the track and in the classroom are amazing. He works tremendously hard everyday to be the best that he can be."
— Nathaniel Snow, Track Coach
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