Columbia Track and Field BIO
Akua Obeng-Akrofi
Player Profile:
Akua Obeng-Akrofi 1890075
Position: Sprints
Year: Junior
Hometown: Lawrenceville, Ga.
High School: Archer

Two-Time Ivy League Champion
Three-Time All-Ivy League
2016 NCAA East Prelim Qualifier
2016 USTFCCCA Academic All-American 

2015-16: Qualified for the NCAA East Prelims in the 400m dash by going 53.95 at the IC4A/ECAC Championships (May 13) ... Ran a career best 53.14 during the East Prelims (May 26) in the 400m for a career best ... Finished third in the 400m at the Ivy League Outdoor Championships (May 7) in 54.27 ... Helped Columbia to a third place finish in the same meet during the 4x400m relay in 3:44.51.

2014-15: Helped Columbia to a school record finish in the 4x200m relay at the Pepsi Florida Relays in 1:36.59 ... Scored another school record in the 4x100m relay at the Ivy League Outdoor Championships when the Lions finished third in 45.87.

High School: Obeng-Akrofi arrived to Columbia with personal best times of 11.77m in the 100m dash, 23.73 in the 200m dash and 57.55 in the 400m run.

Career Bests

60m - 7.54
Ivy League Indoor Championships - Feb. 28, 2015
100m - 11.78
Mason Spring Invitational - April 11, 2015
200m - 24.05
IC4A/ECAC Championships - March 6, 2015
400m - 53.14
NCAA Outdoor East Prelims - May 26, 2016
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