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 Obinna Nwankwo
Obinna Nwankwo
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Canton, Mass.

High School:
Canton

Position:
Sprints

04/06/2014

Men's Track & Field Competes at Princeton Sam Howell Invitational

Anthony Bellitti and Joseph McConaughy finish third and fourth in 1,500-meter run

AS A FRESHMAN (2013-14)
Indoor T&F: Made collegiate debut at the BU Season Opener (12/7), clocking a PR in the 400m (49.76) to place 5th and running a leg of the 4x400m relay (3:28.64) that placed 7th...doubled at the Dartmouth Relays (1/10-12), 4x200m relay (3:30.69) finished 7th and 4x400m relay (3:30.69) finished 6th...set a personal best time of 1:09.13 in the 500m at Battle in Beantown (1/18)...61st in the 400m (50.27) at the BU John Thomas Terrier (1/24-25)...4x400m relay squad ran a season best time of 3:16.73 to place 5th at the BU David Hemery Valentine (2/7-8)...posted a PR of 22.93 in the 200m at the BU Scarlet and White (2/15)...doubled at the ACC Championships (2/27-3/1), 21st in the 200m (23.51) and ran a leg of the 4x400m relay that placed 9th 3:21.62...concluded the season at the IC4A Championships (3/7-9), running the 400m leg of the DMR that finished 14th in 10:16.10.
Outdoor T&F: Doubled at the Raleigh Relays (3/28-29), placed 99th in the 400m (51.01) and ran a leg of the 4x200m relay (1:29.36) that placed 16th...posted a season best time of 50.16 in the 400m at the Sam Howell Invitational (4/4-5)...set a season best time of 22.96 in the 200m to place 27th at the ACC Championships (4/17-19)...concluded the season at the New England Championships (5/8-10), placed 23rd in the 400m (50.25)...recipient of the Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement.

PERSONAL RECORDS (PR)
200m
22.93 - BU (2/15/2014)
400m
49.76 - BU (12/7/2013)
500m
1:09.13 - Battle in Beantown (1/18/2013)

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