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Taken from the BU All-Access Show on October 20, 2012.
AS A SENIOR IN 2012-13
During the outdoor season, finished 14th in 400m dash with conference-best time of 47.16 seconds and was named America East Track Performer of the Week on April 9 ... Part of 4x400m relay team that finished ninth at Florida Relays (3:10.16) ... Member of 4x200m relay team that set school record at Texas Relays (1:24.24) ... Also competed on 4x400m (3:15.85) and 4x100m (41.51) relay teams at Texas Relays ... During indoor season, finished with the best 400m dash time in the America East thanks to a second-place finish at the IC4A Championships (46.86) ... Part of 4x400m relay team that set school and New England record at IC4A Championships with time of 3:08.41 ... Member of 4x400m relay team that finished first at New England Championships (3:09.45) ... Had time of 47.74 seconds at the Collegiate Invitational ... Member of the second-place 4x400m relay team (3:12.34) at the Terrier Classic ... Finished seventh in the 400m dash at the Terrier Classic.
AS AJUNIOR IN 2011-12
During the outdoor season, was part of 4x400m relay team that set a new school record with a time of 3:08.85 at the Penn Relays ... Advanced to the NCAA East Regional quarterfinals in the 400m dash with a time of 47.07 seconds ... During the quarterfinals, ran the 400m dash in 47.16 seconds ... Also participated in 4x400m relay at East Regionals, finishing with a time of 3:09.41 ... Finished second at the IC4A Championships in the 400m dash (46.82) ... Defended his 400m dash title at the America East Championships (47.19) ... Was second in the 200m dash (21.47) at the America East Championships ... Part of 4x400m relay team that took gold at America East Championships (3:12.76) ... Finished second in the 400m dash at the Larry Ellis Invitational (46.98) ... Also competed at the Florida Relays, Texas Relays and Shamrock Invitational ... During the indoor season, won the 400m dash title at the America East Championships (47.27) ... Was second in the 200m dash (21.58) at the America East Championships ... Was part of 4x400m relay team that took first at the America East Championships (3:14.14) ... Also competed at the Valentine Invitational and Terrier Invitational.
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2009-10
During the indoor season, placed third in the 400-meter dash at the Jay Carisella Invitational (49.08) and in 200-meter dash at the Harvard Open (22.21) ... Won the 4x400m relay (Max Esposito, Joel Senick, R.J. Page) at the BU Multi-Team Meet (3:20.75) ... Placed fifth in the 400m dash at the AE championships (48.51) ... Competed in the 4x400m relay at the IC4A Championships (3:14.64).
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2008-09
Helped 4x400m relay squad qualify for IC4A Championships with 13th-place finish of 3:12.41 at Pepsi Florida Relays on April 4 ... Finished fourth and qualified for IC4As in 400m dash at Spec Towns Invitational on April 11, running a time of 48.04
BEFORE BOSTON UNIVERSITY
Attended White Plains (N.Y.) High School and was named captain of the track team as a sophomore ... Jamaican National High School 400m champion during sophomore season ... Indoor league, county and section champion in 300m as a junior and senior, adding state championship as a senior ... County, section and state 400m champion as a junior and national finalist as a senior ... Named to the honor roll and received scholar-athlete distinction during senior season ... Also member of soccer and swimming teams.
Son of Richie and Rosemary Latty ... Enrolled in the University's School of Management, majoring in business administration ... Born June 13, 1990.