Carl Horsley
Carl Horsley
Height: 5-10
Weight: 160
Year: Senior
Hometown: Oakland, CA
High School: Skyline HS
Position: Sprints
EXP: 2V

CAL STATE NORTHRIDGE - 2012
Carl Horsley finished second to teammate Kemar Marsden in the 100 meters at the Big West Championships (May 12) ... ran 10.62 in the final after running 10.68 in the prelims ... also finished fifth in the final of the 200 meters in a season-best time of 21.62 ... ran the anchor leg of the Matadors' 4x400 relay team that posted CSUN's best time of the year (3:14.80) at the Mt. SAC Relays (Apr. 21) ... during the indoor season, ran a personal-best 6.85 in the 60 meters at the Great Dane Classic in New York (1/20/12) ... his time ranks in a tie for eighth in Matador Indoor history ... top 200 meter time of 21.86 (career-best) came at the Boise State Team Challenge (2/11/12).


2011
Horsley had a solid first season at Northridge that saw him named Big West Conference Men's Freshman of the Year ... was also a two-time winner of conference track Athlete of the Week (Mar. 16, May 4) ... advanced to the NCAA West Preliminary round in both the 100 and 200 meters as well as the 4x100 relay ... ran 10.71 in the 100 prelims and 21.75 in the 200 prelims and did not advance to the semifinals in either event ... the Matador 4x100 relay team clocked a time of 42.09 to place 20th ... became the second CSUN sprinter in the last three years (De'Shawn Waters) to sweep both the 100 and 200 meters at the Big West Championships ... won the 100 meters in a time of 10.55 which was a season-best and ranks fourth on the Northridge freshman top-10 ... ran 21.17 to win the 200 meters to hold off teammate David Reid ... ran a season-best 21.11 to finish third at the Asics/Steve Scott Invitational in Irvine, CA ... his time ranks ninth in Northridge history and second in freshman history ... ran the opening leg of the Big West champion 4x100 relay that won in 40.57 ... finished eighth in the 60 meters at the MPSF Indoor Championships in a season-best 6.91 after running 6.93 in the prelims ... placed 16th in the 200 meter prelims and did not reach the final ... ran a season-best 21.98 ... ran the opening leg of the 4x400 relay team that finished 10th in a season-best 3:20.82.


SKYLINE HIGH SCHOOL
Earned varsity letters in track at Skyline High School in Oakland, Calif. ... earned All-Bay Area first team honors as a senior in 2010 for the Titans track squad ... his team won four straight Oakland Athletic League championships from 2007-2010 ... top times were 10.66 in the 100 meters, 21.44 in the 200, 48.60 in the 400 ... also earned Iron Man and Super Titan awards ... graduated in 2010.


PERSONAL
Born June 17, 1992 in Oakland, Calif. ... father is Winford Horsley and stepmother is Tamika Tobar ... favorites include the Phoenix Suns, US sprinter Jeremy Wariner, actors Will Ferrell and Jada Pinkett-Smith, the TV show "George Lopez" and the movie "Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby" ... favorite website is Hulu.com ... says his greatest moment in sports was "winning the 4x200 relay at the Simplot Games" ... major is Kinesiology.


OUTDOOR CAREER BESTS 

100 Meters: 10.55 - Big West Championships (5/14/11)

200 Meters: 21.11 - Asics/Steve Scott Invitational (5/1/11)

400 Meters: 48.74 - Northridge Invitational (3/18/11)

INDOOR CAREER BESTS 

60 Meters: 6.85 - Boise State Team Challenge (2/11/12)

200 Meters: 21.86 - Boise State Team Challenge (2/11/12)

400 Meters: 50.93 - Great Dane Classic (1/20/12)

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