2009 NCAA Midwest Region Champion (4x400-Meter Relay) 2009 Big 12 Outdoor Champion (4x400-Meter Relay)
2009: Ran the second leg on Baylor's NCAA Midwest Region champion 4x400-meter relay...Also ran the second leg for Baylor to win the Big 12 Outdoor Championships in the 4x400-meter relay...Regional qualifier in the 400 meters with a season-best time of 46.73 to finish ninth at the Michael Johnson Classic...Finished 12th in the 400 meters with a time of 47.31 at the Big 12 Outdoor Championships...Took 18th at the NCAA Midwest Region in 47.38...Ran the 400-meter leg on Baylor's winning distance medley relay at the LSU Relays...During the indoor season, finished 10th overall in the 400 meters with a season-best time of 47.92 at the Big 12 Indoor Championships...Took eighth at the Texas A&M Invitational in 48.33.
Before Baylor (Barton CC): Member of Barton [Kan.] Community College's national champion 4x400-meter relay...Ran the second leg of the relay, splitting 45.9 at the NJCAA Championships as his team finished in 3:07.03...Also won a national championship in the 4x400-meter relay at the 2008 NJCAA Indoor Championships...Finished second in the 400 meters at the John McDonnell Invitational with a time of 47.41.
High School: Three-year letterwinner in track and field at Chapparal High School...Holds school records in the 4x100-, 4x200- and 4x400-meter relays...Named all-league and all-region in the 400 meters and all three relays.
Personal: Full name is Michael Liggins...Born Jan. 22, 1987, at Scotts AFB, Ill...Son of Joe and Teri Liggins...Has two younger sisters, Chantal (19) and Kelly (18)...Majoring in general studies.