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 Akintunde Abisogun
Akintunde Abisogun

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Raleigh, N.C.

High School:
Southeast Raleigh

Position:
Jumps


2007-08: Participated in two long jump events ... Best mark was at the Virginia Tech Invitational, where he placed third with a jump of 7.18.
2006-07: Grabbed third-place in the long jump at the C-USA Indoor Championships with a career-best mark of 7.38 ... Returned at the C-USA Outdoor Championships, earning second-place in both the long jump (7.05) and the triple jump (14.45).
High School: Broke the school record in jumps ... Conference MVP and Champion ... Southeast Raleigh High School Freshman-of-the-Year ... State champion in the long jump his junior year ... Came in third at the 4AA state meet his freshman and sophomore seasons ... Four-year letterwinner in track and field ... Received four All-Conference Academic designations.
Personal: Majoring in finance with a minor in sports studies ... Son of Olusegun and Omorinsola Abisogun ... Hobbies are community service and mentoring troubled youth in Pitt County