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Onyie Chibuogwu
Position: Throws
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Shoreline, Wash.
High School: Shorecrest
Experience: High School

2015: Competed at both conference championships in her first season, making the school top-10 lists in both the hammer throw and weight throw … competed in the hammer throw at the U.S. Junior Championships, finishing 12th with a toss of 163-4 … won the Ken Shannon Invite hammer with a PR of 174-0, the No. 4 mark in school history … had her best discus toss of the year at the Pac-12 Championships, throwing 142-5 to finish 10th … was second in the discus at the UW-WSU Dual with a toss of 140-8, and fourth in the hammer at 153-4 … at the Pepsi Team Invite, placed sixth in the discus at 128-10 and fifth in the hammer at 150-9 … indoors, had the No. 2 weight throw toss in school history at the UW Indoor Open, winning it with a throw of 57-10 ½ … was 16th at the MPSF Championships in the weight throw at 53-3 … also threw 53-7 in the weight at the Husky Classic for 13th.

High School and Personal:
Born in Seattle … parents are Gladys and Emmanuel Chibuogwu … has one older brother, Emmanuel, one older sister, Chisom, who also attends UW, and one younger sister, Uju … Emmanuel plays basketball at Seattle University … took fourth at the Washington 3A state meet in the discus as a senior, throwing 127-1 in the final, despite missing much of the season with an injury .. had a 2014 season-best throw of 132-9 in the discus … also a regular relay runner, making it to state in the 4x100m as a junior … reached the state meet in the discus as a sophomore in 2012, placing 11th overall … triple jumped as well, taking fourth at WesCo at 33-4 in 2012 … won the WesCo discus title as just a freshman at 108-10 and made state on the 4x100m and 4x200m relays … track team Heart of a Champion award winner in 2014 … a standout basketball player, earning 2014 Team MVP honors and Seattle Times Player of the Week in 2012 … a 2014 Everett Herald Girls Athlete of the Year nominee … graduated with a 3.61 GPA.

Major Meets
2015 MPSF - 16th, Weight Throw
2015 Pac-12 - 10th, Discus | Foul, Hammer
2015 U.S. Junior Champs - 12th, Hammer

Outdoor Bests
Discus.......142-5
Hammer.......174-0

Indoor Bests
Weight Throw.......57-10 1/2

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