Tyree Hilliard
Tyree Hilliard
Year: Fr.
Hometown: High Point, N.C.
High School: Piedmont Classical HS
Events: Sprints
Major: Political Science

High School: Graduated from Piedmont Classical HS in Brown Summitt, N.C... Coached by Germaine Cousar... Earned a grand total of eight letters including outdoor track (4), indoor track (2), wrestling (1) and football (1)... 3-time All-State and three-time All-Conference... AAU Indoor All-American... State Medalist... New Balance Qualifier... PR: 200 meters - 23.4 seconds... 400 meters - 50 seconds... 4x400m 49 seconds (split).

Personal: Full name is Tyree J. Hilliard... Born Jan. 12, 2000 in Charlotte, N.C... Son of Caresther and Kimaka Hilliard... Sibling: Tyra Hilliard... Majoring in political science with a minor in pre-law... Future plans: Law school, open a law firm and become a sucessful corporate lawyer... Hobbies: Running, theater, writing... Father was a member of the 1991 CIAA Champion Winston-Salem State University track team... Mother was a cheerleader at WSSU... Favorite book: Rest in Power; Favorite class at Tusculum: Communications; Favorite movie: "Juice"; Favorite musical artists: J.Cole, Drake, RIhanna, Kodak Black, Playboi Carti, Kendrick Lamar, Big Sean, and Cardi B; Favorite song: "No Flockin" by Kodak Black; Favorite sports team: Carolina Panthers; Tyree can't go a week without: Food; Favorite athlete: Justin Gatling and Michael Jordan; Most thrilling moment in sports: North Carolina winning the NCAA Basketball Championship... Favorite Tusculum moment: Meeting his teammates; Advice for kids: "Work hard, have fun, and enjoy everything life has to offer"; Favorite color: Blue; Favorite food: Sushi; Favorite sport other than track: Football; Person Tyree most admires: His father; Most famour person Tyree has ever met: Taye Diggs; Toughest opponent Tyree has ever played against: Tyrese Cooper; What people don't know about Tyree: He can act, sing and unwrap a Starburst with his tongue; When he was a kid, Tyree tried to be like: Usain Bolt; Odell Beckham, Chris Brown, Drake and J. Cole.