Desmond Marshall
Desmond Marshall
Height: 6-0
Weight: 180
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Rockingham, N.C.
High School: Richmond Senior
Events: Sprints
Major: Exercise & Sport Sciences / Health Sciences


  • specialized­ in sprints and competed in six meets
  • part of Guilford's the 4x100 relay at the Phoenix Invitational that ran the second-fastest time in school history (43.61 seconds).
  • best 100-meter dash was at the WildCat Invitational (11.25 seconds)


  • plays football at Guilford
  • participated in a presentation of "Community N Culture Step Team" at Guilford's 2018 Undergraduate Symposium 
  • presented research at Guilford's 2017 Undergraduate Symposium on how teachers learn students prior knowledge when entering a classroom as part of the Principled Problem Solving program 
  • selected as a Center for Principled Problem Solving Scholar at Guilford
  • four-time member of Guilford's Student-Athlete Honor Roll
  • lettered in track and field at Richmond Senior H.S.
  • earned All-Southeastern 4A Conference football honors
  • also lettered in baseball
  • son of Onita Perkins