Michael Nwankwo
Michael Nwankwo

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Xenia, Ohio

High School:
Carroll

Event:
Jumps/Sprints

Major:
Neurobiology/Pre-Med


Personal Bests
Indoor
60m 7.51 2/17/2012
High Jump 6' 4.25" 1/24/2014
Long Jump 21' 8.75" 1/10/2014
Triple Jump 50' 0.5" 1/10/2014
Outdoor
100m 11.85 5/11/2012
High Jump 6' 8.25" 4/26/2014
Long Jump 22' 5.25" 4/13/2013
Triple Jump 50' 4.75" 5/5/2013

2013-14 (Junior): Won triple jump at the Akron Dual with a season-best jump of 50' 0.5", which ranks second in school indoor history...named the American Male Field Athlete of the Week for hist performance at the Akron Dual...runner-up finish in the triple jump at the Hoosier Hills...won high jump at the USF Collegiate...took second in the triple jump at the All-Ohio Outdoor Championships...won high jump at the RedHawk Invitational with a season-best jump of 6' 8.25"...finished fifth in triple jump at the American Outdoor Championships...claimed third in high jump and triple jump at the Louisville Twilight Classic...qualified for the NCAA East Preliminary Round in the triple jump.

2012-13 (Sophomore): Garnered six first places in triple jump...won the All-Ohio Outdoor Championships triple jump with a jump of 49' 0.25" and took sixth in the long jump...placed fifth at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships in triple jump...qualified for the NCAA East Preliminary Round in triple jump.

2011-12 (Freshman): Finished fourth at the All-Ohio Outdoor Championships in triple jump...claimed 10th in triple jump at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships.

Personal: Born March 19, 1993....son of Mike and Edith Nwankwo...state champion in the triple jump at Ohio Indoor State Meet...had high school personal bests of 44' 0.5" in triple jump, 22' 8.25" in long jump and 6' 5" in high jump.