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Bobby Onyeukwu
Bobby Onyeukwu

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Austell, Ga.

High School:
McEachern

Last College:
Virginia Tech

Event:
Sprints



02/04/2012

Jumpers and Throwers Lead Track & Field at the New Balance Collegiate

The Crimson Tide recorded 12 total top 10 finishes with its high jumpers earning three in the two-day

Career Bests
• 200 meters - 22.42
• 400 meters - 48.10

Accolades
Second team All-SEC, 4x400-meter relay (2011)
• NCAA Outdoor Qualifier, 4x400-meter relay (2011)

Senior (2011-12)
Indoor Season
Ran 22.42 in first 200 meters of season at High Tide Qualifier ... season-best time of 49.94 at the New Balance Invitational in the 400 meters ... recorded a time of 51.14 in the 400 meters at the Crimson Tide Indoor Opener.

Junior (2010-11)
Outdoor Season
Earned All-SEC second team for running the anchor leg on the 4x400-meter relay team's second place finish ... was also part of the 4x400-meter relay team that qualified for the NCAA Championships ... ran the anchor leg and earned the final qualifying spot at the NCAA East Region Championships with a time of 3:06.68 ... set a season-best mark with a 48.18 time in the 400 meters and was part of the Tide's 4x400-meter relay team that finished first with a time of 3:09.18 at the UTEP Invitational.

Indoor Season
Turned in his top time of the season in the 400m preliminary with a 49.77 at the SEC Championships ... Part of Tide's 4x400m relay squad that turned in the top time at the Kentucky Invitational with a time of 3:12.87.

2009-10 (Sophomore)
Finished 17th in the indoor 400ms at the Texas A&M Challenge with a time of 49.27 ... ran the Tide's third fastest outdoor 200ms with a 33rd place finish and time of 22.95 at the Alabama Relays ... had a season best outdoor 400m time of 50.10 to finish 17th at the Alabama Relays.

Prep and Personal
Coached by Wendy Truvillian and Eric Bowen ... helped lead team to the State Championship in 2007 and 2008...Region and State Champion in the 4x400m relay and Region Champion in the 800m ... holds the school record in the 4x400m relay ... named the Atlanta Track Club Man of the Year ... Parents: Enyinnaya and Hope Onyeukwu ... Siblings: Chokwudi and Amara ... Birthday: November 22, 1990 ... Majoring in Electrical and Computer Engineering.

     
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