Lord Wyrick
Lord Wyrick
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Pensacola, Fla.
High School: Booker T. Washington HS

Collegiate PRs
8K, 40:52.7; 5K, 23:46.50; 7.25K, 36:15.2

2019: Debuted at the Big Bend Cross County Invitational and ran a 23:46.50...running the 7.25K at the VSU Border Clash, he finished in 36:15.2...completed his first 8K run at the Willie Laster Invitational, hosted by Albany State, and finished in 40:52.7.

High School: Ran for Booker T. Washington High School for coaches Patrick Kozma and Andrew Fetsko...also ran track...was second-team all-area in cross country...qualified for state in cross country and advanced to regionals in track...named to West Florida High School Hall of Fame.

Personal: Son of Tamika and Anthony Wyrick...born on April 3...also ran for PR Running Club for coach Jeffery Oliver...plans to major in engineering.

Getting to Know Lord Wyrick

Favorite TV show: Naruto...Favorite movie: Avengers...Favorite food: Pizza...One food you absolutely will not touch: Mushrooms...Favorite music genre: Rap and hip-hop...What song or artist do you like but rarely admit to liking: Cardi B...What's the farthest you've ever been away from home: Stockton, Calif....If you could visit any place in the world, where would it be: Bahamas...What is your spirit animal: Lion...What is the top thing on your bucket list: Making it to the Olympics...What three words best describe you: Dedicated, compassionate, hard-working...One thing people don't know about me: I wasn't born in Florida...Person I admire the most: My dad...What's the best piece of advice you've ever received: Never ever give up on anything and always be active, try new and exciting things...To get ready for a race, I like to: Listen to music and pray...Favorite athlete: Todd Gurley...Favorite professional sports team: Los Angeles Rams...My most memorable moment as an athlete: Meeting new people and challenging them in the things we love.