Men's Track

 

  Akin Shoyoye
Akin Shoyoye

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Newark, NJ

High School:
Seton Hall Prep

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 200

Event:
Hurdles


2009-10 (Freshman): Indoor Track: Competed in three meets during his freshman campaign ... At the Giegengack Invitational (2/6) placed 19th in the preliminaries of the 60 meter hurdles with a time of 8.94 ... As part of the 4x400 meter relay team, took seventh at the Reebok Boston Indoor Games (1/29) with a time of 3:31.91 ... At the Reebok Boston Indoor Games (1/29), placed 45th in the 200 meter dash with a time of 24.73... Placed fifth in the 55 meter hurdles at the BU Quad Meet (1/14) with a time of 8.20. Outdoor Track: Did not compete.

Before UMass: Ran for Seton Hall Prep under coach Steve Trembley ... Helped the Pirates to win the Essex Country Indoor/Outdoor, Iron Hills Conference, and State Championships in the hurdles during the 2005-06 campaign ... Placed in the top six at the State, Essex County, and Essex County Relay Championships.

Personal: Akin Shoyoye ... Born March 8, 1991 in Nigeria. ... Son of Anthonia Shoyoye ... Brother to Oluwampelumi and Toun Shoyoye... A Human Nutriotional Science major.

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    Event Calendar

    Saturday, Feb 13
    vs David Hemery Valentine Invitational All Day
    Saturday, Feb 20
    vs Atlantic 10 Championships (Day 1) 9:30 AM
    Sunday, Feb 21
    vs Atlantic 10 Championships (Day 2) 9:30 AM
    Friday, Feb 26
    vs New England Championships (Day 1) 10:30 AM
    Saturday, Feb 27
    vs New England Championships (Day 2) 10:30 AM
    Saturday, Mar 5
    vs IC4A Championships (Day 1) All Day
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