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Roderick Spruel

Class: Senior
Position: Sprints
Height: 5-8

Previous School: Chancellor HS

Hometown: Fredericksburg, Va.

2012 Outdoor Track & Field (Jr.)
• Made the Big South 100 dash final, where he placed seventh
• Also ran the 100 at the IC4A meet, after qualifying with his time of 10.76 at the Liberty Collegiate Invitational
• Led off for the 4 x 100 relay team which finished second in the Big South and fifth in the IC4A
• Helped Liberty's 4 x 100 and 4 x 200 relay units both post top-five finishes in the IC4A finals at the Penn Relays
• Part of the No. 6 4 x 100 (40.65) and 4 x 200 (1:25.82) relay quartets in program history during the season

2011-12 Indoor Track & Field (Jr.)
• Finished eighth in the Big South 60 dash final and was 15th in the same event at the IC4A meet
• Posted a season-best 60 time of 6.92 at both the Hokie Invitational and Liberty Quad, moving into a tie for fifth place on the program's all-time list

2011 Outdoor Track & Field (So.)
• Made the Big South Presidential Honor Roll
• At the Big South meet, he placed third in the 4 x 100 relay and 13th in both the 100 and 200.
• Season-best and IC4A-qualifying 100 dash time of 10.78 netted second place at the Carolina's Cup

2010-11 Indoor Track & Field (So.)
• Twice clocked a time of 6.95 seconds in the 60, qualifying for the IC4A Championship
• One of those 6.95 efforts came at the Big South meet, enabling him to place fourth in the 60 dash final

2010 Outdoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• Ran a personal-best time of 10.71 to qualify for the Big South 100-meter dash final, where he finished sixth
• Also placed fourth in the Big South 4 x 100 relay and 15th in the 200-meter dash heats
• Helped Liberty's 4 x 100 relay team post its fastest time since 2001 (40.73) and place seventh in the IC4A final
• Ran the 100 at the IC4A meet as well

2009-10 Indoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• Fastest 60-meter dash time of his freshman season (6.99) came in his collegiate debut at the Liberty Kickoff, where he finished third
• Recorded the 13th-fastest time during the Big South 60-meter dash prelims

Prep
• Graduated from Chancellor High School
• Won three state titles in Virginia Group AA
• 2007 indoor 300-meter state champion and outdoor 100-meter titlist
• 2008 indoor 55-meter state champion
• 2009 state runner-up in the indoor 55 and outdoor 100

Personal
• Son of Rodney and Phyllis Spruel
• Twin sister Sherri is a member of the Liberty women's track & field team
• Information systems major
• Birthday is on Jan. 8

Top Efforts in a Liberty Uniform
55 - 6.41 (Indoor)
60 – 6.91 (Indoor)
100 – 10.66
200 – 21.76
400 – 51.71