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Thomas Moronta
Other Position: Sprints
Height: 5'7"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Gilbert, Ariz.
High School: Higley
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2012 All-Pac-12

2012: Indoors, Moronta clocked a personal-best time of 6.97 in the 60-meter dash at the NAU Open, good for eighth place ... He also posted a personal-best time of 22.60 in the 200-meter sprint at the NAU Open, taking 12th place ... Outdoors, Moronta clocked a personal-best time of 10.83 in the 100 meters, taking sixth place at the UA-ASU-NAU Double Dual ... At the Pac-12 Championships, Moronta took 26th place with a time of 11.05 ... In the 200-meter dash at the Jim Click Shootout, Moronta's time of 22.56 was a personal best and good for 13th place ... At the UA-ASU-NAU Double Dual, the quartet of Moronta, Chris McSwain, Garic Wharton and Sean Delfani clocked a season-best time of 40.11 in the 4x100-meter relay, good for first place ... At the Pac-12 Championships, Moronta, McSwain, Wharton and Clifton Leake took fifth place, clocking a time of 40.77.

HIGH SCHOOL: A graduate of Higley High School, Moronta was the team captain and MVP his senior year ... He was the Arizona 3A State Champion in the 100 and 200 meters his senior year.

PERSONAL: Son of Ramon and Marina Moronta ... He has two brothers, Dominic and Matthew ... Majoring in pre-business.