Top Performances: 60M-7.13, 100M-11.28, 200M-22.72, 55H-7.52, 60H-7.88, 110H-13.99
2012-13 Indoor: After finishing first in the Preliminaries, he also won the 60M Hurdles with a season best time of 7.96 at the Nittany Lion Challenge...competed in the men's 60M hurdles at the Penn State National making it to finals, placing third with a time of 7.89.
2012-13 Outdoor: Ran in the men's 110M hurdles and 4X100 relay at the Charlotte 49er.
2011-12 Indoor: Placed second in the 60M hurdles at the Penn State Relays (8.09)...posted a top-ten finish in the 60M hurdles (9.27) at the Nittany Lion Challenge...competed in the 60M hurdles at the New Balance Collegiate Invitational...placed fourth and set a career best in the 60M hurdles at the Big East Indoor Championships with a time of 7.88.
2011-12 Outdoor:Placed second in the 60M hurdles (7.94) at the Alabama High Tide Qualifier...finished second at the Charlotte 49er Classic in the 110M hurdles (14.07)...ran 14.29 in the 110M hurdles at the Florida Relays...finished fourth in the 110M hurdles at the Morgan State Legacy Meet...set a career best in the prelims of the 110M hurdles at the Big East Championships with a time of 13.89 and placed third in the final running 14.04...placed third in the 110M hurdles at the IC4A Championships...qualified for the NCAA Regional meet where he ran 14.10 in the hurdles.
2010-11 Indoor: Placed third in the 60M hurdles at the Big East Indoor Championships with an improved time of 8.00...recorded the top individual finish in the 55M hurdles, as he improved to seventh in the IC4A Indoor Championship finals at a time of 7.56...set a season best in the 60M dash at the Great Dane Classic (7.32).
2010-11 Outdoor: Member of top-eight 4x400M relay at the Big East Outdoor Championships...raced to a sixth-place finishing time of 14.37 in the 110M hurdles at the IC4A Championships...placed sixth in the 110M hurdles at the Sea Ray Relays with a career-best time of 14.26.
2009-10 Indoor: Placed fourth in the 60M hurdles at the Big East Indoor Championships with a time of 8:03...set a personal best at 7:13 in the 60M hurdles at the Akron Indoor Invitational, placing third overall.
2009-10 Outdoor: NCAA regional qualifier for the hurdles...set a personal best in the 110M hurdles at the IC4A Outdoor Championships (14.27)...advanced to the finals in the 110M hurdles at the Big East Championships...finished third in the 60M hurdles at the Carle/Health Alliance Classic...a member of Pitt's 400M relay team.
High School: Earned All-America honors in the hurdle event...was the Colorado 110M Hurdle State Champion...joined the Panthers after transferring mid-season from Bethune Cookman.
Personal: Born on December 31, 1990...son of Sonia James and Terrance Hill...studying administration of justice.
Four Panthers Named to All-ACC Academic Outdoor Track & Field Team
Recapping the USA and Jamaican National Meets
Six Panthers Participate in Track and Field National Meets
Desmond Palmer Places Eighth in 400mH National Finals
Evann Thompson Earns Honorable Mention All-America Accolades
Desmond Palmer Advances to NCAA National Finals in 400mH