Ifeyinwa Eguzo
Ifeyinwa Eguzo
Height: 5-7
Year: Junior
Hometown: Austin, Texas
High School: Leander
Major: Accounting

A talented athlete, Ifey is now in her junior season for the Golden Eagle squad...a strong competitor in track in high school and also played soccer...a stand-out in the classroom.

AT TECH - (In 2008-09): Ifey ran in the 55m, 60m and 200m dashes during the indoor meets...posted a time of 7.88 in the 55m event at Sewanee, which is the team's best mark of the season...best time in the 60m dash was 8.29 at the OVC Indoor Championships, which is another team indoor seasonal best...ran in the 200m dash in all three indoor meets and posted a best time of 27.23 at the OVC Indoor Championships...competed in four of the squad's five outdoor meets, participating in the 100m and 200m dashes...best time in the 100m was set at the OVC Championships, where her 12.8 stands as the third-best performance in Tech history in that event...clocked in a best 200m time at Austin Peay, with a final of 26.78.

(2007-08): In Ifey's freshman year, she participated in four events and in all eight meets during the spring track season...during the indoor part of the season, she competed in the 55m, 60m and the 200m dashes...she set Tech's best times of the season in each event...time in the 55m was 7.60 in the OVC Indoor Championships...set a time of 8.30 in the 60m at ETSU...also finished with a 26.82 time in the 200m at Sewanee...competed in the 100m and 200m dashes during the outdoor part of the season...set the team's best marks of the season in both events...posted a time of 12.84 in the 100m at TSU...her time of 26.98 in the 200m at Purdue was not only the best Tech time of the season, but also the fifth-best mark in the event in Tech history.

HIGH SCHOOL: Ifey competed in her prep career at Leander High School in Leander, Texas...she participated on the track team for three seasons...was named co-captain of the team in her junior year...in senior year, tapped as a captain of the squad...also played varsity soccer in her freshman year...devoted to succeeding in her studies...was a honor roll student and graduated with the top 15 percent of her senior class.

PERSONAL: Ifey is the daughter of Celestine and Frances Equzo...born on May 16, 1989...full name Ifeyinwa Equzo...majoring in accounting.