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    Breon Dixon     
     
      Breon Dixon
Hometown:
Nashville, Tenn.

High School:
Brentwood Academy

Height / Weight:
5-7 / 140

Position:
Middle Distance/Sprints

Year (In/Out):
So./Jr.

PERSONAL RECORDS

Indoors
400m: 52.31 (2012)
800m: 1:53.16 (2011)

Outdoors
400m: 48.65 (H.S.)
800m: 1:53.33 (2010)
1500m: 4:09.78 (2012)

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: N/A

2012: Honors - None...Indoors - Ran a 400m indoor career best of 52.31 at the Kentucky Invitational...Ran the 800m in 1:58.71 at the Akron Invitational...Outdoors - Competed at the Tennessee Challenge, running 1:58.08 in the 800m...Carded a 4:09.78 readout in the 1500m at the Vanderbilt Invitational.

2011: Indoors - Saw his first SEC action, logging an 800m personal record of 1:53.16 in the prelims...Ran the 400m leg on UT's seventh-place DMR at the Hokie Invitational...Placed fourth in the 800 (1:55.17) at that meet as well...Outdoors - Ran an outdoor season-best 800 time of 1:54.98 to place seventh at the UT-UCLA Dual...Ran in the 800m prelims of the SEC Outdoor meet but did not advance...Ran the 800 leg on UT's runner-up DMR at the Sea Ray Relays.

2010: Indoors - Redshirted...Outdoors - Clocked a career-best 800m time of 1:53.33 in a sixth-place finish at the Tennessee Invitational...Nearly hit another PR at the SEC Outdoor Championships, clicking off a 1:53.54 count in the prelims...Helped the 4x800m relay team to a third-place finish at the Pepsi Florida Relays, contributing to a time of 7:25.50...A part of the DMR squad that checked in at 10:08.74 to place fifth at the Sea Ray Relays.

HIGH SCHOOL: Competed as a state finalist in the 800m for Brentwood Academy in both 2007 and 2008, finishing fourth overall at the 2008 meet...Eagles captured team state titles in three consecutive years with Dixon on the team...Ran to a 17th-place individual finish at the state championships in 2008...Earned all-midstate and team MVP honors for his efforts...Helped 2006 team to runner-up finish at state cross country championships.

PERSONAL: Born Jan. 11, 1991...Majoring in kinesiology...Mother is Sheronda Corlew, and his beloved father figure is Douglas Williams...His sisters are Tiffany and Keyona.

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