2016-17 Men's Track & Field
Jemarruse Amos HURDLES, JUMPS
Kenji Anderson JUMPS, SPRINTS
Zyhir Baker-Elam SPRINTS
Jacquez Cooper SPRINTS
Rashaad Dates JUMPS
James Faison SPRINTS
Quintsontro Irby, Jr. MIDDLE DISTANCE
Chris Jackson HURDLES
David Jones SPRINTS
Zebedee Lunsford DISTANCE
Quintis Maddox THROWS
Marc McCoy JUMPS
Jontue McDowell SPRINTS
Khari Moore MIDDLE DISTANCE
Roc-M Nesbitt THROWS
Kareem Nicholas JUMPS
Isaiah Olige HURDLES, SPRINTS
Quamel Prince MIDDLE DISTANCE
Jamario Scott MIDDLE DISTANCE
James Stewart SPRINTS
Desmond Tanner HURDLES, SPRINTS
Jordan Thomas SPRINTS
Kyle Washington-Scott THROWS
Leelan Wilkins THROWS
Malik Wright SPRINTS
Justin Young POLE VAULT, MULTIS
Full Roster
Desmond Tanner

Desmond Tanner

POS. HURDLES, SPRINTS
HT. 5'8"
YR. So.
HOMETOWN Clarksville, Tenn.
PREV. SCHOOL Northeast HS

Personal Bests
200m - Indoors:
22.84 (Commodore Invitational, 2016)
200m - Outdoors:
22.18 (OVC Outdoor Championship, 2016)
400m - Indoors: 54.29 (MTSU Invitational, 2017)
55m Hurdles - Indoors:
8.03 (OVC Indoor Championship, 2016)
60m Hurdles - Indoors: 8.74 (Samford Open, 2016)
110m Hurdles - Outdoors:
15.57 (Lenny Lyles/Clark Wood Invitational, 2017) 
400m Hurdles - Outdoors:
55.09 (OVC Outdoor Championship, 2017)

As a Sophomore, 2016-17 season: Ran in seven indoor meets and four outdoor meets as a sophomore for the Flying Tigers… Placed fifth in the 55m hurdles at the Ed Temple Classic with an 8.04 finish… Set a personal record for the 400m in 54.29 at the MTSU Invitational during the indoor season… Member of TSU’s 4x400m relay team that took fourth at the North Florida Invitational… Had a career best 110m hurdles times of 15.57 at the Lenny Lyles / Clark Wood Invitational… Placed eighth in the finals of the 400m hurdles at the OVC Outdoor Championship with a time of 59.17 after a personal record time of 55.09 in the prelims.

As a Freshman, 2015-16 season: Placed fourth in the 55m hurdles at the Ed Temple Classic during indoor season... Helped the distance medley relay team place sixth (12:07.90) at the OVC Indoor Championship... Season-best 55m hurdle time of 8.03 came in the prelims of the OVC Indoor Championship before securing eighth place in the finals...  Went on to compete in the 200m and the 400m hurdles during the OVC Outdoor Championship. 

Northeast HS: Competed for the track and field team, as well as the football team at Northeast High School... Won the 2015 District Championship for the 300m hurdles... Hosts Northeast High School records for the 110m hurdles, 300m hurdles and as a member of the 4x400m relay squad. 

Personal
Major: Health Performance Sports Science
Son of: Janita Burks and Marquis Tanner
Birthday: August 22