Nnaemeka Nnamani
Nnaemeka Nnamani

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bloomington, Ill.

High School:
University High

Event:
Jumps

Birthdate:
01/14/1987

2006-07: Indoor: Placed fifth in the triple jump at the Redbird Open. Outdoor: Season-best triple jump of 44-09.50 ft. at the Gatorade Classic ... placed sixth at the Redbird Invite in the long jump.

2005-06: Indoor: Took fourth place in the triple jump at the Redbird Open with a jump of 45-02.25. Outdoor: Set a new season-best during the outdoor season in the triple jump (21-04.25) for 16th place.

At University HS: Conference and sectional champion senior year in the triple jump ... placed third at IHSA state meet in the triple jump, earning all-state honors ... first-place finish in the triple jump at the Pantagraph Honor Roll meet ... participated in the AAU Jr. Olympics national meet with a 12th-place finish in the triple jump ... four-year honor roll member.

Personal: Born 1/14/87 ... son of Chika and Uzo Nnamani ... sisters Ogonna and Njideka played volleyball at Stanford ... Ogonna was part of the 2004 USA Olympic Volleyball team ... majoring in business administration.