Eddie Hairston
Eddie Hairston
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Dorchester, Mass.
High School: Melrose
Position: Sprints/Jumps


Ran a season-best 11.86 in the 100 at the UNH Invitational (April 5) ... ran a season-best time of 23.84 in the 200 at Holy Cross (April 19). 2007: Ran a season-best time of 11.99 in the 100 at the UMass-5 Way (March 31) ... finished with a season-best time of 23.41 in the 200 at the Boston University Mini Meet (Dec. 30) ... jumped a season-best 6.04 meters in the long jump at the Holy Cross Quad (April 21). 2006: Ran a personal-best time of 6.95 in the 55 meter dash at Maine (Feb. 4) ... jumped a season-best distance of 6.02 meters in the long jump at Maine (Feb. 4) ... had a season-best time of 11.87 in the 100 at Holy Cross (April 25). Before Holy Cross: Four-year member of the Melrose track and field team ... team captain in 2005 ... relay team placed third at the New Englands in 2005 ... also a member of the football team ... named Demonstration Player of the Year in 2002 ... named to the Middlesex All-Star Team 2004. Personal: Son of Edward and Yvonne Hairston ... has five sisters, Monique, Maiysha, Zakia, Sophia and Cierra ... majoring in Chemistry.