Cougars prep for first rounds of NCAA Championships in Fayetteville, Ark.
2014 Outdoor Second Team All-American - 4x100m
2014 NCAA Outdoor Championship Qualifier - 4x100m
2014 NCAA Regional Qualifier - 100m, 4x100m
2014 American Conference Outdoor Champion - 4x100m
2014 All-American Conference Team (Outdoor) - 4x100m
2013 NCAA Outdoor Championship Qualifier - 4x100m
2013 NCAA Regional Qualifier - 4x100m
2013 Conference USA Outdoor Champion - 4x100m
2013 Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll
2013-14 (Sophomore) Indoor: Competed in the men's 60-meter and 200-meter dash at six meets this season... Posted a personal best 6.89 in the 60m at the first home meet of the season, placing fourth... Ran an indoor personal best time of 22.27 at the Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville, Ark.
Outdoor: Helped the men's 4x100m relay team to reach the NCAA National Championships in Eugene, Ore... The relay team finished 16th with a time of 39.65, the second best time of the season... Earned All-America Second Team honors for the finish... The quartet ran a season best of 39.59 at the Regional meet in Fayetteville, Ark. for the 10th fastest time... Also qualified for regionals in the men's 100m dash... Competed in seven meets for the Cougars during the regular season... Helped the 4x100m relay team to the first American Athletic Conference Outdoor Championship and earned All-American Athletic Conference team honors.
2012-13 (Freshman) Indoor: Ran the 60-meter dash and the 200-meter dash for the Cougars... Ran his fastest time of the season in the 60m at the Texas A&M Reveille Invitational (7.02)...Competed in both events at the Conference USA Indoor Championships.
Outdoor: Competed in 10 meets for the Cougars... Was a member of the NCAA Division I Outdoor National qualifying 4x100m relay team that placed 21st (40.54)... Conference USA Outdoor Champion 4x100m member... Recorded collegiate bests at the USF Collegiate Invitational (April 5) in the 100m (10.75w) and 200m (21.84w).
HIGH SCHOOL Ran under head coach Gary Bean at Alief Hastings High School... Finished second in the 100m (10.56) at the Alief Heintschel Relays...Placed 10th (10.78) in the 100m at the Texas 5A Regional...Won the 100m-dash (10.89) at the USATF Nationals...Took home a third-place finish in the 100m (10.87) at the 2012 AAU Area 19 Qualifier...USATF Nationals qualifier in the 200m...Also a member of the football team.
PERSONAL James Arnett...Born on July 5, 1994 in Waco, Texas...Son of Greg and Teronica Arnett...Hobbies include playing sports and playing video games...Major is undecided.