Israel Nelson
Israel Nelson
Height: 6-2
Weight: 160
Year: So. (I) / Jr. (O)
Hometown: Port St. Lucie, Fla.
High School: Treasure Coast HS
Position: Hurdles


Qualified for the 2015 NCAA West Preliminary round in the 110m hurdles, finishing 38th overall with a season best time of 14.30. 

High School
Won the city championship in the 110m and 400m hurdles and was sixth in the state in the high jump as a sophomore ... was ranked as the top junior in the country under Coach Anthony Prince ... holds the school and stadium records in the 110m hurdles (13.98), 300m hurdles (38.8) and high jump (6-3) ... also competed in football.

Majoring in sports management with hopes of becoming an athletic director ... son of Lynberg and Verlinda Nelson ... also recruited by LSU, USF, Illinois, Mississippi State and Air Force, among other Division I universities.