Temi Ogunrinde
Temi  Ogunrinde

RS Sophomore

Cottage Grove, Minn.

High School:
Park HS



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Walking on to Greatness: Temi Ogunrinde

Temi Ogunrinde came to the University of Minnesota as a sprinter and ended the 2017 season as the Big Ten hammer throw champion


Duo Named All-Americans

The USTFCCCA handed out the 2017 All-American awards following the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championship


Strandemo Earns Top-10 Finish in NCAA Debut

Madeline Strandemo placed ninth in the 3,000m steeplechase in her first NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championship appearance Saturday


Strandemo Advances to NCAA Final

Madeline Strandemo earned her place in Saturday's 3,000m steeplechase NCAA final on Thursday night in Eugene, Ore.


Konate, Ogunrinde Earn B1G Sportsmanship Awards

The student-athletes from men's basketball and women's track & field were the Gophers' two honorees.


NCAA Championship Women's Day One

Photos of the Gophers competing at the 2017 NCAA Outdoor Championship. Photos by Becky Miller.


05.12.17 Women's Track at Big Tens

05.12.17 Women's Track at Big Tens


Temi Ogunrinde

Photos of track and field student athlete Temi Ogunrinde.

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2017 Season - Indoor: Competed in weight throw at six meets • recorded a career-best throw of 19.34m (63-05.50) to place third at the Parents Day Invite and move into eighth among all-time Gophers • placed 14th in weight throw (17.63m, 57-10.25) at the Big Ten Championship.

2017 Season - Outdoor: Named All-Big Ten First Team in hammer throw • NCAA West Prelim qualifier in hammer throw, placing eighth with a Minnesota program record throw of 64.01m (210-00) to advance to the NCAA Championship • placed 18th at the NCAA Championship with a throw of 60.75m (199-03) • Big Ten hammer throw champion with a then-career best throw of 61.44m (201-07) • competed in hammer throw at nine meets, winning titles at the Big Ten Championship and Kansas Relays.

2016 Season - Indoor: Competed in the weight throw at six meets • recorded a career-best throw of 16.23m (53-03.00) to place eighth in the weight throw at the Minnesota Open.

2016 Season - Outdoor: Competed in the hammer throw at six meets • placed 10th in the hammer throw with a career-best throw of 52.58m (172-06) at the Rock Chalk Classic.

2015 Season: Competed unattached during both the indoor and outdoor track & field seasons.

High School: A 2014 graduate of Park High School • two-time all-state honoree • four-time All-Suburban East Conference honoree • academic all-state honoree • finished third in the 400m at the Minnesota Class AA state championships as a sophomore • four-year letterwinner in soccer, basketball and track & field • earned all-state honors in soccer and all-conference honors in both soccer and basketball.

Personal: Born February 29, 1996 • daughter of Christopher and Adenike Ogunrinde • has two siblings, Titi and Tolu • enjoys spending time with friends, listening to Beyonce, eating, and reading • Entrepreneurial Management major.

Ogunrinde's Indoor Career Bests (2017 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
Shot Put 14.78m, 48-06.00 (UA) Parents Day Invite (2/21/15)
Weight Throw 19.34m, 63-05.50 (AT-8th) Parents Day Invite (2/18/17)
Ogunrinde's Outdoor Career Bests (2017 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
Hammer Throw 64.01m, 210-00 (1st) NCAA West Prelim (5/25/17)


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