TOWSON Md. – Sophomore Ogemdi Chukwu (Paris, France) of the men's track & field team posted a banner effort on the day at the S.U. Challenge on Saturday for the Gophers, and for his efforts, he has been named the Goucher College Athlete of the Week for the period ending February 4, 2018.
At the event, Chuckwu finished second overall in the 200-meter dash, crossing the finish line in 23.50 to best 56 other competitors in the event. The time was the fourth fastest in the event in school history, as well. Chukwu also competed in the 400-meter dash, finishing in 31st.
Chukwu and the rest of the Goucher College men's track & field team will return to action on Saturday, continuing their indoor season at the Albright Invitational in Reading, Pa.