Dawaun Lucas
Dawaun Lucas
Height: 5-4
Year: RS Freshman
Hometown: Compton, Calif.
High School: Lakewood HS
Position: Sprints

Dawaun Lucas clocked season-bests of 11.52 in the 100 meters and 23.38 in the 200 meters ... 100 season-best came at the Aztec Invitational where he finished 14th ... 200 season-best was at the season-opening Northridge Invitational ... did not compete during the indoor season.

Lucas redshirted the indoor and outdoor seasons for the Matadors.

Competed in track, basketball and football at Lakewood High School in Lakewood, Calif. ... earned the Track Coaches award in 2009 ... was named Sprinter of the Year in 2008 and Outstanding Sophomore Performer in 2007 ... played point guard for the Lancers basketball team and was a running back for the football team ... graduated in 2009 with a 3.2 grade point average.

Born December 14, 1991 in Bellflower, Calif. ... parents are Teilda and Ondra Lucas ... has two brothers, Tawaun and Ondra ... Tawaun is also a member of the Matador track team ... favorites include the Los Angeles Lakers, the TV show "Meet the Browns" and the movie "Friday" ... says his greatest moments in sports were winning double overtime football game against Servite and winning league in the 100 and 200 meters ... says if he had a million dollars he would "give half to my brother" ... major is Marketing.