A total of 71 Fresno State student-athletes were honored as part of a league-record 623 Mountain West scholar athletes.
Last updated on July 1, 2014
● 2013 All-Mountain West
2013-2014 Outdoor (Sophomore):
Participated in seven meets including the Mountain West Championship ... recorded a college best in the 400H with a time of 53.20 at the Sacramento State Mondo Mid Major Challenge and the 110H with a time of 14.58 at the 2014 UC Irvine Spring Break ... won first place in the 4x4 with a time of 3:18.31 and the 110H with a time of 15.53 at the Fresno State v. Cal Poly Dual Meet ... won first place in the 400H with a time of 54.54 at the Bulldog Open ... won first place in the 110H with a time of 14.64 at the Fresno State v. Cal Poly Dual ... won first place in the 400H with a time of 54.12 at the Cal Poly/Shareslo.com Invitational ... won first place in the 4x4 with a time of 3:18.20 and the 110H with a time of 14.64 at the Sacramento State Mondo Mid Major Challenge.
Named to the 2013 Mountain West Outdoor Track and Field All-Conference team and 2013 Spring Academic All-Mountain West team ... silver medalist on the 4x400m relay team at the Mountain West track and field championships, 3:15.31 ... appeared in the 400-meter hurdle MW Championship final, placed fifth overall, clocking a season and personal-best time of 53.61 seconds ... his 400m H time of 53.61 finished as the No. 5 ranked time in the MW in 2013 ... also posted season and personal-best 100m hurdle time of 15.13 seconds in the MW Championship prelims ... competed in three events (100m H, 400m H, 4x400m relay) and nine meets during the season.
Prior to Fresno State: Ran track and played football at Johansen High School in Modesto ... named captain junior and senior seasons ... was the Modesto Metro Conference league champion in the 110-meter hurdles and 300-meter hurdles during senior campaign ... best times while at Johansen - 110H 14.48, 300IH 39.07, 400m 51.32, 800m 2:06.40 ... recorded 26 tackles, two INTs, two pass deflections and two fumble recoveries for the Johansen football team as a senior.
Personal: Born Aug. 25, 1994 in Modesto, Calif. ... parents are Dwight Bland and Adrienne Tompkins ... has two older sisters, Sheray and Dashae, and a younger sister Amani and younger brother Daron ... his cousin Louis Bland played football at Washington State (2008-2010) ... enjoys working out and listening to music ... admires his mom most because she has always put family first.
CAREER BESTS Outdoor: ● 110m H - 15.13, Mountain West Track & Field Championships (5/8/13) ● 400m H - 53.61, Mountain West Track & Field Championships (5/8/13)