Bears bolstered by bevy of personal bests in second trip to College Station.
Bears pick up four more event titles on final day of action in Kentucky.
Bears open indoor season with successful meet at College Station, Texas.
Bears also push three athletes to quarterfinals Saturday.
Bears have 23 athletes trying to qualify for NCAA Outdoor Championships.
• 2015 All-Big 12 Indoors (60-meter hurdles)
• Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll selection
2015: Secured first All-Big 12 accolades of career by scoring in hurdle events at both indoor and outdoor conference championships...Posted personal-best time of 8.10 to be sixth in 60-meter hurdle race at Big 12 Indoor Championships...Tallied personal-best mark of 14.26 to be 8th in Big 12 Outdoor Championships 110-meter hurdle event...Went on to place 34th in the qualifying in hurdle event with time of 14.27 at NCAA West Preliminary Championships to conclude season...Competed in five other outdoor meets...Had personal-best javelin toss of 152-2 [46.39m] to be eighth at TCU Invitational...Produced season-best shot put toss at Longhorn Invitational of 37-3.25 [11.36m] to be 15th...Competed in five indoor meets overall with season-best long jump coming of 21-6.25 [6.56m] coming at Texas A&M Aggie Invitational...Named to spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2014: Competed in five indoor meets in four different events...Had season-best 60-meter hurdle time of 8.21 to be 21st in the semifinal round of the Tyson Invitational...Missed out on All-Big 12 honors by two spots, finishing 10th in event with time of 8.22 in qualifying...Opened indoor campaign with season-best long jump of 22-7 [6.88m] at Texas A&M Team Invitational...Took part in only season-opening TCU Invitational during outdoor season before injury...Placed sixth in 110-hurdles with time of 15.04 and was fifth with javelin throw of 130-10 [39.89m]...Named to fall Baylor Dean's List.
High School: Was Carifta finalist in 2009 in 400-meter hurdles...Finished seventh in Bermuda's 2013 Carifta games in heptathlon...Record holder at Interschool Sports in pentathlon...Worked under coach Alwyn Babb.
Personal: Full name is Rhys Kieran Phillips...Born April 28, 1993 in Barbados...Parents are Rolf and Linda Phillips...Majoring in exercise physiology.