Anthony Davidson
Anthony Davidson
Year: Junior
Hometown: Easton, Pa.
High School: Wilson Area
Position: Sprints

2011-12 (JUNIOR): INDOOR: In the Sorlien Invitational, won the 400m dash (49.46) and took third in the 4x800 (8:40.74)... At Navy, took third in the 4x400m relay (3:19.94) and sixth in the 400m dash (50.03)... At the Terrier Classic, placed third in the 500m dash (1:03.41), just .01 second behind second-place finisher from BU. Also finished fifth of 38 in the 4x400m relay (3:16.61)... In the Torpey Tribute, won the 500m run (1:04.66), less than two seconds off the Mackal Field House record of 1:02.72... At Lafayette/Rider Winter Games, won the 400m in a season and URI best 48.21, qualifying for both New England's and IC4A's. Also placed fourth in the 200m with an IC4A qualifying time of 22.05... At the Atlantic 10 Indoor's, won the 500m run and led the 4x400 relay team to a victory, also placing third in the 200m dash... At the New England Indoor Championships, won the 500m dash, shattering his own record that he set on Friday, timing in at 1:01.61. His championship time was more than 0.5 seconds faster than his record performance from Friday. Also placed fourth in the 200m dash (21.55)... At the IC4A Indoor's part of Rhody's 4x400m relay team that took the title in a school record time of 3:09.84. Also placed fifth in the 500m run (1:03.61). OUTDOOR: At the Florida Relays, placed 12th in the 1600m sprint medley (3:25.47), 19th in the 4x200m (1:26.37) and 41st in the 400m dash (48.22)... At Princeton earned third in the 4x400m relay in 3:13.27 and placed 11th in the 400m dash (48.38)... At the UNH Wildcat Invitational, won the 800m run (1:55.40) and the 4x400m relay (3:21.83)... At the Brown Springtime Open, Davidson won the 400m dash (48.21) with his time leading the A-10. He also earned second in the 200m dash (22.41), with his time standing 25th in the A-10.

2010-11 (SOPHOMORE): INDOOR: Earned Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week (1/17/11) honors after winning (1:05.08) the 500m dash and helping the 4x400m relay team to a first (3:23.29) place finish at the URI Sorlien Invitational... Finished seventh in the both the 200m (22.61) and 400m (49.72) dash while helping the 4x400m relay team to a first (3:18.81) place finish at the Northeastern-Carisella Invitational... Finished third in the 500m and ninth in the 200m at the U.S. Navy Invite... Helped Rhody finish third in the 4x400m relay at the Terrier Classic... Finished runner-up in the 500m in the a time of 1:04.22 at the Giegengack Invitational to earn second A-10 Rookie of the Week honor... Finished runner-up in the 400m in a time of 48.36 and helped the 4x400m relay team to a third place finish at the Atlantic 10 Championships. OUTDOOR: Won the 400m dash in a time of 49.16 at the Bryant Invitational... Finished runner-up in the 400m run in a time of 48.53 at the Husky Invitational... Placed third in the 400m run and fifth in the 200m run at the Brown Outdoor Invitational... Posted a time of 49.75 in the 400m dash at the Larry Ellis Invitational.

2009-10 (FRESHMAN): Did not compete.

HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered in track & field, basketball and cross country at Wilson Area High School... Named Track & Field Athlete of the Year by the Express Times Newspaper and Morning Call in 2008 and 2009... Won four consecutive league championships from 2006-09... Ran the 10th fastest time in the nation in 2009 for the 400m... Captained his track & field team for two seasons.

PERSONAL: Born October 8, 1990... Son of Anthony Davidson Sr. and Lola Williams... Has one brother, Leonardo, who's on the track & field team at Central Connecticut... Enjoys basketball and running... Lists Tiger Woods as his favorite athlete and the Philadelphia Eagles has his favorite sports team... Majoring in political science.