Demetrius Carr
Demetrius Carr

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Champaign, Ill.

High School:
Centennial HS

Last College:
Lincoln College

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 165

Event:
Jumps

Birthdate:
11/09/1992



12/07/2013

Three School Records Fall on Opening Day

Dani Bunch broke a pair of records, while Chukwuebuka Enekwechi took down one.

12/06/2013

Storm Alters Track Weekend Schedule

The track and field teams will open at the Mastodon Opener, instead of the SIU Invite.

2014: Competed in seven indoor meets, including the Big Ten Championships and six outdoor meets, including the Big Ten Championships; took 12th in the long jump at the Big Ten Indoor Championships and 13th in the triple jump at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships; finished first in the triple jump at the Anteater Four-Way Meet; had a second-place finish in the triple jump at the Dave Rankin Invite, the Texas State Invitational and IU/Purdue Duals; personal record in long jump is 6.71m and 14.29m in the triple jump.

High School: Two-time track and field All-State and All-Area; All-Conference senior year; as a junior, placed sixth at state in the triple jump; as a senior, placed fifth at state in long jump and sixth at state in triple jump; in 2012, placed 10th at the Junior Olympics in the triple jump at Nationals in Wichita, Kan.

Personal: Demetrius Dwayne Carr was born on Nov. 9, 1992, in Champaign, Ill., to Belinda Smith; has one sister, Deanna; previously attended Lincoln College in Lincoln, Ill., and completed an Associate's degree; plans to major in sociology and work as a social worker; enjoys collecting Jordan retro shoes.

PURDUE BESTS

60m 200m LJ TJ
Lifetime 7.23 (2/15/14) 22.84 (3/15/14) 6.98m/22-11.00 (12/7/13) 14.48m/47-6.25 (2/15/14)
Indoor 7.23 (2/15/14) 23.42 (1/11/14) 6.98m/22-11.00 (12/7/13) 14.48m/47-6.25 (2/15/14)
Outdoor -- 22.84 (3/15/14) 6.71m/22-0.25 (5/17/14) 14.29m/46-10.75 (5/17/14)