Emmanuel Onyia
Emmanuel Onyia


Montego Bay, Jamaica

High School:

Shot Put


Siegmeier Punches Ticket to NCAA Championships

The senior from Lakewood, Ill., tied for sixth in the first round of competition at the 2014 NCAA West Prelims, clearing 5.36 meters (17-07 ft.).


NCAA West Prelims Preview

The Gophers list 16 team members competing in individual events at the regional meet as well as the 4x400 meter relay team.


Nineteen Gophers Qualify for NCAA Prelims

Four returning outdoor All-Americans will lead the charge for Minnesota with two-time honoree Jacob Capek attempting to capture his third career accolade in the 4x400 meter relay.


Gophers Close Out B1G Championships

Minnesota totaled 44 points over the three-day event at Purdue's Rankin Track & Field including several top-10 performances on Sunday in the meet finale.


Throwers Pick Up Three Titles

Minnesota returns to action next weekend at the Big Ten championships in Lafayette, Ind.

2013 Season- Indoor: Took second in shot put at the Snowshoe Open with a throw of 57-10 1/4 (17.63)• At the Big Ten Championships took ninth in shot put with mark of 57-09 (17.50m)• Took second at Northwestern Open 55-09 3/4 (17.01m). Outdoor: Finished second in shot put at the Baldy Castillo with a throw of 55-00 (16.87m)• took eighth in discus at the Baldy Castillo with throw of 164-05 (50.12m) • saw third place finish at the Hamline Invitational in discus with a throw of 163-10 (49.95m).


Edelen Named to USATF Hall of Fame


Leonard "Buddy" Edelen became the first man to run a marathon faster than two hours and 15 minutes in 1963.

New Outdoor Track and Field Facility Approved


The University’s Board of Regents approved a plan during its October meeting to construct a new, competition-level outdoor track and field stadium on the East Bank of campus

Colvin Preparing for Life after Athletics


This past summer, track and cross country student-athlete Eric Colvin interned with former Gopher gymnast Michael Paulus.

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