2012 Indoor: Competed at the season-opening NAU Lumberjack Open, placing 22nd in the preliminaries of the 60 (7.18*) and 18th in the 200 (23.27*).
2012 Outdoor: Participated at the UTEP Springtime Invitational, taking 11th in the long jump with a 19-11 1/2 mark.
Lettered in track and field for coach Dave Cohen at Thomas Jefferson High School in Denver...State qualifier in 2010 and 2011 in both long jump and the 100m...All-Conference in 2010 and 2011 as well...Also lettered in football...Had personal bests of 11.2 seconds in the 100m and 22'4" in the long jump his senior year...City champion in the long jump in 2010 with a mark of 21'-11.5"...Was on the honor roll all four year in high school.
Full name is William Leotis Carter...Son of Wayne, a teacher, and Cheryl, a marketer...Has one sister, Whitney...His father ran track at UNC-Greeley and did long jump and triple jump...Hobbies include video games and basketball...Favorite athletes are Arian Foster and John Wall...Favorite food is chipotle burritos...Major is computer science.
* indicates a performance that has been adjusted based on the NCAA altitude conversion protocol