2014 Outdoor: Qualified for the NCAA East Preliminaries in the 200m ... Placed sixth in the 200m and seventh in the 400m in his outdoor debut, the Tiger Track Classic ... Recorded a third place finish in the 200m and a fourth place finish in the 100m at the Tennesee Challenge.
2014 Indoor: Ran the 200m and 400m at four meets ... Clocked a season-best 21.40 in the 200m at the Husker Invitational ... Ran a personal best 48.86 in the 400m at the Tyson Invitational.
Prior to Auburn: Attended Mill Creek High School in Hoschton, Georgia ... Earned All-State honors, Player of the Year, and 400m All-American ... Won 2013 GHSA 6A state championships in the 200m (22.01), placed third in the 400m (49.48), and fifth in the high jump (6-04.00) ... Recorded a personal best 200m time of 21.73 at the 2013 GA Region 7-AAAAAA meet ... Also ran a career best 47.83 while finishing 3rd in the 400m and finished 12th with a 10.85 in the 100m at the 2013 Golden South Classic in Orlando, Fla. ... Owns high school 400m and 200m record ... Personal best of 6'6 in the high jump. Personal: Born March 13, 1995 ... Son of Michael Cheeks Sr. and Latoya Wright ... Has one brother, Chase ... Majoring international business.