Val-Pierre Dai'Re
    Val-Pierre Dai'Re

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Merced, Calif.

    High School:
    Buhach Colony HS

    Height:
    5-11

    Event:
    Hurdles

    04/03/2010

    Cal Poly Invitational

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    Fresno State: (2009) An NCAA Regional qualifier in the 400- and 110-meter hurdles, as well as a member of the WAC Champion 4x400 relay team ... marked a career-best of 51.00 in the 400 hurdles at the Brutus Hamilton, a time that puts him in third in the all-time Fresno State records ... qualified the 110 hurdles with a career-best time of 14.20 at the WAC Championships ... took seventh at the NCAA Regional in the 4x400 relay. (2008) One of Fresno State's top athletes on the track, qualifying for the NCAA West Regional in both the 110- hurdles and the 400-meter hurdles ... ran a personal-best of 51.02 in the 400 hurdles ... placed sixth in the 400 hurdles at the NCAA Regional, one place shy of an automatic bid to the NCAA Championships ... took silver at the WAC in both the 110 and 400 hurdles ... member of the 4x100 relay that took second at the WAC. (2007) Redshirted. (2006) One of the team's top performers in both sprints and hurdles ... qualified for the NCAA regional as a member of the 4x100 relay team with a time of 40.61 at the WAC Outdoor Championships ... that mark also won the WAC title in that race ... reached the podium with a third-place finish in his best event at the WAC Championships, finishing with a 14.32 in the 110 hurdles, just .02 seconds short of an NCAA Regional time ... also competed in the 200 and 400 hurdles along with his relay duties.

    Prior to Fresno State: Lettered in track and field all four years and two in football at Buhach Colony High School ... San Joaquin section 300-meter hurdles record holder ... two-time track team MVP ... marked personal bests of 13.96 in the 110 hurdles, 36.92 in the 300 hurdles, 10.8 in the 100 ... also an all-league football selection at cornerback.

    Personal: Born March 22, 1987 in Inglewood, Calif. ... parents are Angelo and Ramona ... has one brother, Angelo and four sisters: Nicole, Monisa, Danielle and Angelique ... favorite athlete is Jesse Owens ... also recruited by Texas Tech and Washington State.

    Dai'Re's Records Best Marks Meet, Date
    110-meter hurdles 14.20 WAC Championships, 5/15/09
    400-meter hurdles 51.00 Brutus Hamilton, 4/24/09)
    200-meters 21.55 Cal Poly Invitational, 4/4/09
    400-meters 48.20 Brutus Hamilton, 4/26/08

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