Villanova opened the 2013-14 indoor track & field season at the Jack Pyrah Invitational on December 7.
2014 Indoor: Came in fourth overall in the preliminaries of the 400 meters at the BIG EAST Championships with a time of 48.88 ... Finished seventh in the 400 meters at the Great Dane Classic, registering a season-best time of 48.80 ... Made his collegiate debut at the Jack Pyrah Invitational, where he came in third in the 300 meters with a time of 35.74 and ran the second leg of the winning 4x400 meter relay which finished with a time of 3:21.03 ... Also ran the second leg of the 4x400 relay in a sixth place finish at the Gotham Cup (3:18.84) ... Ran the 400 meters leg of the distance medley relay at the Penn State National, where Villanova came in third in the Invitational section with a time of 9:36.89.
Elmont Memorial High School: State champion in the 4x400 meter relay both indoors and outdoors ... Anchored the indoor 4x400 relay squad which posted the third-fastest time in the country (3:18.34) ... Individually ran the sixth-best time in the country in the 300 meters with a personal best time of 34.40 ... That mark came during his senior year at the Molloy Stanner Games, where he tallied a first place finish ... Came in fifth in the 400 meters at the outdoor state championships in 48.42 ... As a junior was the 300 meters champion at the Bishop Loughlin Games.
Personal: Born 3/7/95 ... One of four children of Abraham and Esther Obadare ... Siblings are Christina, Busayo and Rachel ... Has yet to declare a major.
400 Meters 48.03 High School
CAREER AWARDS (Outdoor Track)
BIG EAST Champion 2014 (4x400 Meter Relay) All-BIG EAST 2014 (4x400 Meter Relay)