Lamont is a versatile runner, as he competes in the 4x100, and has personal bests of 49.7 in the 400 and 22.7 in the 200. He also anchors the 4x400. He is from Boston, Massachusetts and is a graduate of The Roxbury Latin School. He is majoring in English with a minor in Political Science. Outside of track he enjoys participating in other sports, watching movies, and writing.