2012: Outdoor - Did not compete for the Bulldogs.
2012: Indoor - Achieved his first fair mark of the season at the Mark Colligan Memorial to take third (6 feet, 8 ¼ inches)...Recorded a personal-best mark of 6-9.75 for sixth place in the high jump at the VT Elite meet...Tied for second in the high jump at the Tiger Paw Invitational after clearing 6-6.75.
2011: Outdoor - Won the Georgia-Missouri dual meet...Earned runner-up honors in the high jump after going over the bar on his second attempt at 6-11 at the Spec Towns Invite.
2011: Indoor - Reached 6 feet, 9 inches and finished ninth in the high jump at the SEC Indoor Championships...Tied for fifth at the Virginia Tech Elite meet after hitting 6-9 again...Reached 6-9 to take sixth at the Big 12 vs. SEC Challenge.
High School: Won a GHSA AAAA state title in the high jump as a junior...Finished fourth in the high jump at the Youth World Trials after clearing 6 feet, 8 ¾ inches...Personal-best mark of 6-10 inches in the high jump, which set a school record...Earned Athlete of the Week honors twice in his area...Took seventh in the high jump at the state meet as a sophomore...Named team MVP for field events...Also played basketball, baseball and football at Northgate...Worked to achieve an Eagle Scout Award in Boy Scouts.
Personal: Born January 3, 1992...Son of Linette Ward and Graylin Ward...Majoring in Sociology.