AnnMarie Onwuka
AnnMarie Onwuka
Height: 5-9
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Newburgh, N.Y.
High School: Newburgh Free Academy
Events: Sprints
Major: Biology Pre-Medical
  • Set indoor school records in the 200 meter dash and 400 meter dash during her freshman year
  • Is also a member of the indoor school record holding 4x200 and 4x400 meter relay teams

Freshman Year (2018-19)

  • Competed in nine meets during the indoor and outdoor seasons in her first year at Scranton
  • Won the 400 meter dash at the DuCharme Invitational on Feb. 10 with a time of 1:03.29
  • Set an indoor school record in the 400 meter dash with a time of 1:02.76 at the Landmark Conference Indoor Championships on Feb. 23 to place third in the event
  • Clocked a school record time of 28.13 in the 200 meter dash at the Marc Denault Invitational on Feb. 16
  • Also finished seventh in the 200 meter dash with a time of 28.21 and helped the Royals place third in the 4x200 meter relay (1:55.50) and sixth in the 4x400 meter relay (4:28.86) with school record times in both relay events
  • Finished 15th in the 200 prelims at the Landmark Conference Outdoor Championships on May 4-5 with a personal record time of 27.93
  • Totaled five top-10 finishes and two top-five results in individual events during the year

Personal Best Marks

Event   Meet (Date) Mark
200 Landmark Conference Outdoor Championships (May 4-5, 2019)   27.93
400 Landmark Conference Indoor Championships (Feb. 23, 2019) 1:02.76

High School/Personal

  • Prepped at Newburgh Free Academy where she earned four varsity letters in track & field
  • Posted personal best marks of 2:34 in the 800, :65 in the 400, and 4'9" in the high jump
  • Member of National Honor Society and the New York State Science Honor Society
  • Is the daughter of UU and Uchechi Onwuka