Michigan Olympic Updates: Women's Track & Field

Michigan Olympic Updates: Women's Track & Field

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SATURDAY, AUG. 4



Nigerian heptathlete Uhunoma Osazuwa, a third-year Doctor of Pharmacy student at Michigan, competed in the long jump on Saturday (Aug. 4) at Olympic Stadium before dropping out of the heptathlon due to injury. She recorded a jump of 5.74 meters to finish 15th in Group B and score 771 points. Osazuwa did not compete in the javelin or 800-meter run, finishing the heptathlon with a total of 4,402 points through five events.



INDIVIDUAL EVENT RESULT


Uhunoma Osazuwa (Nigeria) Heptathlon Long Jump 5.74m (771 pts)


Uhunoma Osazuwa (Nigeria) Heptathlon Javelin DNS


Uhunoma Osazuwa (Nigeria) Heptathlon 800m DNS


FRIDAY, AUG. 3



Nigerian Uhunoma Osazuwa, a third-year Doctor of Pharmacy student at Michigan, is sitting in 24th place with 3,631 after the first day of competition in the heptathlon on Friday (Aug. 3) at Olympic Stadium. Her best event proved to be the 100-meter hurdles, where she finished seventh in heat five and 14th overall in a time of 13.46 to record 1,056 points. Competition for the final three events will resume tomorrow (Friday, Aug. 3) at 5:05 a.m. EDT with the long jump, followed by the javelin at 6:40 a.m. EDT and the 800-meter run at 3:35 p.m. EDT.



INDIVIDUAL EVENT RESULT


Uhunoma Osazuwa (Nigeria) Heptathlon 110m Hurdles 13.46 (1,056 pts)


Uhunoma Osazuwa (Nigeria) Heptathlon High Jump 1.77m (941 pts)


Uhunoma Osazuwa (Nigeria) Heptathlon Shot Put 12.77m (712 pts)


Uhunoma Osazuwa (Nigeria) Heptathlon 200m Dash 24.62 (922 pts)


Uhunoma Osazuwa (Nigeria) Heptathlon (Total Through Day 1) 24th (3,631 pts)

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