Akuoma Omeoga  
Akuoma Omeoga

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Irondale, Minn.

High School:
Irondale HS

Position:
Sprints

Birthdate:
06/22/1992


04/17/2014

Gophers Set for Carleton Relays

Minnesota's mid-distance runners make up the majority of the Gophers competing this weekend

04/13/2014

Gophers Win Four Titles in Georgia

Minnesota won the 4x100m, 1,500m, 400m hurdles and 3,000m steeplechase at the Spec Towns Invite

04/04/2014

Gophers Win South Florida Collegiate

Minnesota outscored second-place Kennesaw State, 205-192

04/01/2014

Gophers Head to Florida, California

Minnesota competes at the USF Collegiate and the Stanford Invitational this week

03/22/2014

Throwers, Relays Lead Gophers at TSU

Devin Stanford won the hammer throw and the discus to lead Minnesota

2013 Season - Indoor: Did not compete during the indoor season. Outdoor: Took sixth in the 100m (12.61) and seventh in the 200m (26.58) at the Musco Twilight • ran her season-best 200m at the Arkansas Invitational (26.30) • also ran the 200m at the Alabama Invitational (27.05) and the UNLV Invitational (27.12) • member of the second-place 4x100m relay at the Alabama Invitational, clocking a 46.30 • also ran the 4x100m relay at the Arkansas Invitational.

2012 Season - Indoor: Ran her best finish in the 60m at the Parents Day Open (7.79), earning third place • also placed third at the Meyo Invitational with 7.81 in the 60m • ran the Meyo Invitational 200m in 26.24. Outdoor: Did not compete during the outdoor season.

2011 Season: Redshirted both the indoor and outdoor seasons.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Irondale High School • high school coach was Tom Franta • placed sixth in the 200m and seventh in the long jump at the 2010 Minnesota Class 2A state meet • finished second in the 200m and third in the 100m as a junior • also competed in the state meet in 2008 • eight-time North Suburban Conference champion, including seven individual titles • set school records in the 100m (12.27) and long jump (18-2) • named team MVP in 2009 and 2010 • also played volleyball for three years in high school.

Personal: Born June 22, 1992 • undecided on a major • daughter of Ikwuagwu and Angelina Omeoga • has three siblings: Ije, Chioma, and Uzoma • sister Chioma ran track for Minnesota (2006-10) • enjoys design and writing.

CAREER BESTS
Event Time (All-Time Rank)
Meet
60m, Indoor 7.79 Parents Day (2/18/12)
200m, Indoor 26.24 Meyo Invitational (2/3/2012)