Obokhare Ikpefan
Obokhare Ikpefan

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Roswell, Ga.

High School:
Roswell HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 180

Event:
Sprints/Hurdles

Birthdate:
07/06/1995



05/18/2014

Women Finish 3rd, Men 5th on Historic Day at B1G Championships

The Boilermakers collected 13 medals on the final day of Big Tens.

04/29/2014

Tuesday Track Tidbits

The Boilermakers host their first home meet this weekend.

04/26/2014

Three More School Records Fall on Friday

The Boilermakers have broken four school records in two days at Drake Relays.

04/26/2014

Track and Field Breaks Three More School Records Saturday

The Boilermakers broke seven school records over the weekend.

03/22/2014

Mostert Wins 100m at Trojan Invite

The junior sprinter ran the second-fastest time in program history.

2014: Competed in seven indoor meets, counting the Big Ten Championships and participated in nine outdoor meets including the Big Ten Championships and the NCAA Preliminary Round ... combined eight first-place finishes in the 400m and the 4x400m ... took fourth in the 4x400m at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships with, Kendal Frederick, Andre' Peart and Raheem Mostert ... finished first at the Mastodon Opener in the 400m with a time of 50.65 ... placed 19th at the NCAA Preliminary Round in the 4x400m.

High School: Regional and County Champions in 2012 and 2013 ... placed sixth in 4x400m relay, seventh in 4x800m relay, and ninth in 4x100m relay at the USATF Junior Olympics in 2012 ... named Fulton County Athlete of the Year ... played football, track and basketball freshman and sophomore years ... recognized as the top freshman in 400m and triple jump in Georgia ... sophomore year, was recognized as fifth in the nation for triple jump and third at junior Olympics ... played football and track junior and senior years ... coached by Andy Schultz and Tony Carpenter for track.

Personal: Obokhare (Obos) Ikpefan was born July 6, 1995, in Lagos, Nigeria, to Ihinosen Ikpefan ... is an only child ... loves music ... majoring in biology.