2008 Cross Country: Competed in three events for Baylor, including a 45th-place finish at the Baylor Twilight Invitational...Took 74th at the Texas A&M Invitational and placed 198th at the Chile Pepper Festival with a time of 34:51.91.
2008 Track: Clocked a season-best time of 2:03.30 to finish ninth in the 800 meters at the ACU Triangular...Took 13th at the Michael Johnson Classic with a time of 2:03.47...Placed 10th at the Dr Pepper Invitational with a mark of 2:03.80...During the indoor season, clocked a season-best time of 2:02.44 in the 800 meters to place 25th at the Razorback Invitational...Finished 14th at the Sooner Open in 2:04.16...Placed 31st overall in the 800 meters at the Arkansas Invitational with a time of 2:05.15...Named to the fall and spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll...Named to the fall and spring dean's list.
2007 Cross Country: Competed in five events for Baylor, with a top finish of 21st overall at the North Texas Invitational...Fastest time over 10,000 meters of 34:53.8 came at the Chile Pepper Festival...Placed 63rd at the Baylor Twilight Invitational and took 99th at the Big 12 Championships...Placed 181st at the Chile Pepper Festival, and finished in 280th place at the Stanford Invitational.
High School: Four-year letterwinner in track and cross country for coaches Dee Baker and Seth Parrish...Six-time Best of Preps honoree in track and cross country...Second-fastest 4x800-meter relay time in school history as a senior...Track and cross country team captain...As a junior, won state championship in 4x800 meter relay...Cross country team captain...Holds personal-best times of 50.4 in the 400 meters, 1:59.15 in the 800 meters, 4:30.9 in the 1,600 meters and 10:04 in the 3,200 meters...Best cross country time of 16:21 on 5K course...In the classroom, named to the principal's list three times...Served at student leadership institute and as commissioner of religious affairs...Majoring in English and language/linguistics.
Personal: Full name is Joseph Francis Hawkins...Born July 19, 1988, in Tulsa, Okla...Son of Glenn and Sharon Hawkins...Majoring in philosophy.