Duan Asemota
Duan  Asemota

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Ajax, Ontario

Last College:
Coffeyville Community College

Event:
Sprints

05/02/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

Athletic Achievements
2017 Second Team All-American (4x100m relay) 

PRs
60m – 6.81
100m – 10.45
200m – 21.14

School Records
4x100m – 38.92

2017 Outdoor (Junior)
Third leg of the 4x100m relay team that set the school record at the NCAA Championships with a time of 38.92 to place ninth and earn Second Team All-America honors … member of the 4x100m relay that garnered bronze at the Big Ten Championships with a clocking of 39.90 … placed sixth in the 200m dash at the Big Ten Championships with a wind-aided time of 20.66 to help Ohio State finish second as a team… member of the 4x100m relay teams that won gold at the Drake Relays (39.51) and Jesse Owens Classic (40.13) … member of 4x200m relay that claimed gold at the Tennessee Relays with a clocking of 1:26.36 … helped the 4x100m relay to a silver finish at the Tennessee Relays with a time of 39.81 … helped the 4x100m relay finish at the Baldy Castillo Invitational with a readout of 39.85 … registered a fourth-place finish in the 100m dash at the Jesse Owens Classic with a wind-aided 10.56 … ran to a fifth-place showing in the 200m dash at the Jesse Owens Classic with a wind-aided 21.28 … helped the 4x200m relay earn a sixth-place showing at the Drake Relays with a time of 1:27.51 … garnered seventh-place honors in the 100m dash at the Tennessee Relays with a 10.66 … took ninth with a season-best time of 10.61 in the 100m dash at the Baldy Castillo Invitational … helped 4x100m relay team place 12th at the Florida Relays (39.73) … registered career-best time of 21.14 in the 200m dash at the Big Ten Championships in the preliminary round.

2017 Indoor (Junior)
Helped 4x400m relay take gold at the Buckeye Tune Up with a time of 3:14.74 … placed seventh in the 60m dash at the Buckeye Tune Up with a readout of 7.05 … ran best 60m dash time of season (6.97) to place 17th at the Armory Track Invitational … member of 4x400m relay that finished ninth at the Armory Track Invitational with a clocking of 3:23.36 … placed 20th in the 60m dash at the Spire Invite with a time of 7.05.

Coffeyville Community College
Ran best 60m dash of his career at the 2015 NJCAA Indoor Championships with a readout of 6.81 to place 16th … clocked a personal record of 10.45 in the 100m dash at the David Suenram Gorilla Classic to finish first ... won gold in the 100m dash at the 2016 Wendy’s/PSU Invitational with a time of 10.52 … finished third in the 200m dash at the 2016 Butch Reynolds Invite with a personal best of 21.46 … won five races during his two years at Coffeyville.

Prior to College
Competed at the 2015 Pan-American Junior meet … he was the 2014 100m dash Ontario Provincial champion … 2016 NACAC U23 team member.

Personal
Son of Tiana and Dave Asemota … majoring in electrical engineering … has one sister and one brother … has aspirations of competing at the 2020 Olympics.