|Hometown:||Moreno Valley, CA|
|High School:||Rancho Verde HS|
|Previous College:||Riverside City College|
CAL STATE NORTHRIDGE - 2013
Joshua Hemphill finished fifth in the 110 meter hurdles at the Big West Championships (May 11) ... clocked a season-best 14.40 in the final after running 14.85 to finish eighth in the prelims. INDOOR SEASON: Clocked an indoor season-best 8.14 in the 60 meter hurdle final at the MPSF Championships which was good for fourth-place ... his time ranks eighth in CSUN Indoor history.
RIVERSIDE CITY COLLEGE
Hemphill spent the 2010-11 season at Riverside Community College in Riverside, Calif. ... the Tigers won the state championship ... finished third in the state and garnered All-American honors in 2010-11 ... earned his associate of arts degree.
RANCHO VERDE HIGH SCHOOL
Competed as a hurdler for the Mustangs of Rancho Verde High School in Moreno Valley, Calif. ... ran for coach Chris Dresher ... earned All-Inland Empire honors and was the points leader in 2009 ... graduated in 2009 with a 3.1 grade point average.
Born September 20, 1991 in Compton, Calif. ... parents are Rhonda and Terry Hemphill ... has one older brother, Domonick who attended Grambling University ... favorites include the Baltimore Ravens, actor Will Smith, the movie "Star Wars" and chicken enchiladas ... major is Civil Engineering.
OUTDOOR CAREER BESTS
110 Meter Hurdles: 14.40 - Big West Championships (5/11/13)
INDOOR CAREER BESTS
60 Meter Hurdles: 8.14 - MPSF Championships (2/23/13)