Minnesota will compete in two meets at Baylor and Stanford this weekend
Minnesota opened the 2015 outdoor season on the road Friday afternoon
Titania Markland was the 600m runner-up and Devin Stanford took third in the weight throw
The Gophers finished fourth at the indoor Big Ten meet a year ago
Minnesota hosts its final home meet of the 2015 season this Saturday
High School: A 2014 graduate of Eagan High School two-time all-state honoree nine-time Minnesota State Class AA state meet participant in the 100m (2011, 2012, 2013), 200m (2011, 2012, 2013), 4x200m (2014) and 4x400m (2013, 2014) 14-time South Suburban Conference champion from 2009 to 2014 holds school records in the 200m and 4x400m relay placed 10th in the 100m at the state meet as a freshman, sophomore and junior earned a career-best fourth-place finish in the 200m at the state meet as a junior Triple "A" award winner for academics, athletics and arts academic all-state honoree National Honor Society member.
Personal: Born November 27, 1995 guardians are Ngozi Akubuike and Femi Akanni has one brother, Isaac finished second at 2013 National Speech and Debate Association tournament X-Factor participant plays the alto saxophone undecided on a major.