AnnMarie Onwuka
AnnMarie Onwuka
Height: 5-9
Year: So.
Hometown: Newburgh, N.Y.
High School: Newburgh Free Academy
Events: Sprints
Major: Biology Pre-Medical
  • Two-year letter winner who holds the indoor school record in the 400 meter dash
  • Is also a member of the indoor school record holding 4x400 meter relay team

Sophomore Year (2019-20) (Outdoor season cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic)

  • Competed in seven meets during the indoor season and recorded six top-10 finishes
  • Broke her own program record in time of 1:01.97 and finished fourth in the 400 at the Landmark Conference Indoor Championships (Feb. 29); placed ninth in 200
  • Recorded six top-10 finishes on the season
  • Ran a leg on the 4x400 meter relay team that set a new program record (4:15.12) and finished third at the conference championship meet
  • Top finish was a third place finish in the 400 at the SU Challenge on Feb. 1

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. 29, 2020) 1:01.97


Awards & Honors

  • Landmark Conference Spring Academic Honor Roll (2020)
  • Landmark Conference Winter Academic Honor Roll (2020)

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