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Michael Gauthier
Michael Gauthier

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bridge City, Texas

High School:
Bridge City HS

Height:
5-7

Event:
Sprints

Experience:
3L

2006-07: Competed in the 100 meter dash, the 4x100 meter relay and the 4x400 meter relay during the outdoor season ... Finished sixth at the Southland Conference Outdoor championship with a time of 10.63 ... Ran a season-best time of 10.61 in the prelims of the SLC meet ... Helped the 4X100 relay team to an eighth place finish in a season-best time of 41.74 at the SLC Outdoor meet ... Helped the 4X400 relay team to a seventh place finish in a season-best time of 3:18.40 at the SLC Outdoor meet ... Competed in the 60-meter dash and the 4x400 meter realy during the indoor season ... Sprinted to a fifth place finish in the 60 at the SLC idoor championship meet in a time of 6.90 ... Helped Lamar to a seventh place finish in the 4X400 in a time of 3:23.94.

2005-06: Competed in the 100 and 200 meter dashes during the outdoor season ... Finished 13th at the Southland Conference Outdoor championship with a season-best time of 10.62 ... Ran 10.64 at both the UTSA meet and the Ty Terrell Relays ... Ran a season-best 22.48 in the 200 meter dash at the Ty Terrell Relays ... Ran the 60 meter dash during the indoor season ... Posted the seventh fastest time in the SLC with a 6.84 at the UH RunSport All Comers meet.

2004-05: Competed in the 100, 200 and 4X100 relay during the outdoor season ... Posted the top 12 times in the 100 for the Cardinals ... Best performance was 10.48 at the Ty Terrell Relays ... gained all conference honors with a third place finish at the Southland Conference Outdoor Championship, running a 10.57 ... Won the Texas Southern Relays with a 10.73 ... Posted the fastest time in the 200 for Lamar last season with a 21.16 at the Ty Terrell Relays ... Ran on the eighth place 4X100 team at the Southland Conference Outdoor Championship, running a 41.40 ... ran the 60 and the 200 during the indoor season ... Posted the top 11 times for Lamar in the 60 ... Ran a season-best 6.80 in the semifinals of the SLC Indoor Championship ... Placed fourth at the SLC Indoor Meet, finishing in 6.85 ... Posted the fastest 200 time for Lamar last season, a 22.60 in the prelims of the SLC Indoor Championship ... Junior National Qualifier in the 100 and 200.

High School: Ran for Coach Phillip Elmore and Coach Richard Briggs at Bridge City High School ... Was a four-time regional qualifier as a member of the sprint relay ... Two-time regional and state qualifier in the 100-meter dash ... Earned a first-place and a second-place finish in the 100 at regional meet ... Also qualified for regional in 200 meters ... Named team MVP. in 2003 and '04 ... Won 2002 Coaches' Award ... Served as a member of three district championship teams ... Tied school record with 10.48 in the 100-meter dash ... Earned academic all-district honors in track ... Won U.S. Marine Corp. Distinguished Athlete Award.

Personal: Major is general studies ... Co-Founder of the Boone & Goat Show ... Hobbies include playing football and wakeboarding ... Born on August 1, 1986, in Port Arthur, Texas ... Son of Michael E. and Shawna Gauthier.

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