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  Wunmi Fapohunda
Wunmi Fapohunda

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Monroeville, Pa.

High School:
Gateway

Event:
Jumps/Combined Event

2009-10: Indoor T/F - Placed in the top-15 in the long jump at the Big East Indoor Championships...finished in the top-five in the long jump at the Akron Invitational...placed sixth in the long jump and had a top-10 finish in the triple jump at the Penn State National Open...Outdoor T/F - finished 11th in triple jump and 12th in long jump at the Big East Outdoor Championships...finished 16th at the ECAC Championships at long jump...had a second place finish in the long jump and third place finish in triple jump at the MSU Legacy Meet...placed in the top-five in triple jump at the Kent State Gala...placed in the top-15 in the long jump at the Duke Invitational.

2008-09: Indoor T/F- Wunmi Fapohunda was third at the Big East Championships in the triple jump with a mark of 12.11 meters...claimed third in the long jump at the State Farm Games...took second at the Akron Invitational in the long jump... had a triple jump of 11.28 meters at the Akron Quad. Outdoor T/F- Placed ninth at the Big East Championships in the long jump and 11th in the triple jump...finished sixth in the triple jump at Richmond's Fred Hardy Classic...placed second in the long jump with a distance of 5.60 meters at the Bison Outdoor Classic.

2007-08: Indoor T/F- Wunmi competed in the long jump and triple jump at the Penn State Open, she Jumped 5.11 meters in long jump and 10.01 meters in the triple. Wunmi had a triple jump of 10.50 meters at the Sykes-Sabock Challenge Cup. Outdoor T/F- Fapohunda finished second at the Western PA Championship in long jump with a jump of 5.37 and eighth in the triple jump with a jump of 10.28 meters...Placed fifth at the SRU Invite in long jump and ninth at the Morgan State Invite...Finished sixth at the Morgan State Invite with a triple jump of 11.02 meters.

High School: As a senior at Gateway, Fapohunda captured a fourth-place finish in the triple jump at the Pennsylvania Indoor State meet...Placed first in the WPIAL and ninth at states as a junior...Broke the Gateway school record after posting a distance of 18' in the long jump...Claimed first at the Regional meet in 2006 and went on to finish eighth at Nationals...Nominated as the Field MVP in 2005 and 2006...Also a three-year letter winner in tennis...Member of the Future Business Leaders of America...Graduated from Gateway with honors.

Personal: Daughter of Baba and Abi Fapohunda...born October 12, 1988...has one sibling, Ayo...a finance major.