Placed sixth in hammer throw at NCAA West Prelims
Owls enter final day in second place
Junior establishes new C-USA record with 7,837 points
Competition begins Thursday in El Paso
Riddle, Card-Childers victorious in throws
Ugwunze's TFRRS Results
AT MAJOR MEETS
2015 C-USA Indoor- Weight Throw, 15.65m (51-4.25)
2015 C-USA Indoor- Shot Put, 14.31m (46-11.5)
2015 C-USA Outdoor - Shot Put, 15.85m (52-0.00)
2015 C-USA Outdoor - Discus, 45.04m (147-9.00)
2015 C-USA Outdoor - Hammer Throw, 50.64m (166-2.00)
2016 C-USA Indoor - Shot Put, 15.70m (51-6.25)
2016 C-USA Indoor - Weight Throw, 16.59m (54-5.25)
2016 C-USA Outdoor - Shot Put, 12.67m (41-7.00)
2016 C-USA Outdoor - Discus Throw, 43.13m (141-6)
2016 C-USA Outdoor - Hammer Throw, 54.86m (180-0)
Shot Put - 15.70m (51-6.25), C-USA Indoor Championships (2/24/16)
Weight Throw- 16.75m (54-11.5), C-USA Indoor Championships (2/24/16)
Shot Put- 16.00m (52-6.00), Victor Lopez Classic (3/24/16)
Discus- 45.89m (150-7.00), Skechers Carl Knight Invitational (4/8/16)
Hammer- 55.93m (183-6.00), Tom Tellez Invitational (5/6/16)
Indoor: Placed sixth in the shot put and seventh in the weight throw at the C-USA Indoor Championships. Outdoor: Earned C-USA All-Conference honors with a third place finish at the C-USA Championships in the hammer throw...also placed second in the hammer throw at both the J. Fred Duckett Twilight and the Tom Tellez Invitational.
Indoor: Placed 6th in the shot put (14.33m) at the Aggie Invitational...7th in weight throw at Houston Tune Up. Outdoor: Threw a season-best 51.29 in the hammer to place 3rd at the UTEP Invitational...also finished 4th in the shot put and discus at the UTEP Invitational.
Graduated from and threwat McKinney North HS for head coach Melvin Crosby ... varsity starter three years ... senior stats of 170'3" in the discus and 52'3" in the shot put ... also played football for three years on varsity for head coach Mike Fecci ... was an all-district offensive lineman and part of a team that was district and bi-district champions.
Full Name: Uche Christopher Ugwunze ... Parents: Onyema and Ngozi Ugwunze (one brother/two sisters) ... Major: Kinesiology (Bio Chem minor)... College: Will Rice.
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