VJ Obiajulu
VJ Obiajulu
Height: 6-2
Weight: 185
Year: So.
Hometown: Tracy, CA
High School: Kimball HS
Events: Long Jump / Sprints
Experience: 1Y

2017 -- Had each of his season-best performances at the Blue-Green Rivalry Meet vs. UC Santa Barbara on April 29 — running the 100-meter dash in 10.95 seconds (fifth) and landing a long jump mark of 20 feet, 11.25 inches (fourth) ... helped the Mustangs earn a 110-88 dual win over the Gauchos ... competed in two events at the Big West Conference Championships, taking 23rd in the 100 (11.09) and 24th in the long jump (20’ 1”) as a true freshman.

Prep -- At Kimball High School in Tracy, had a long jump PR of 22 feet, 11 inches (ranking No. 19 statewide while taking fourth place at the 2015 Sac-Joaquin Section Championships) ... ran the 100-meter dash in 10.96 seconds as a senior ... over his last two seasons, led his squad to a combined 12-2 record in dual meets, along with back-to-back Valley Oak League championships ... belonged to two consecutive conference-championship 4x100-meter relay squads, with a career-best time of 41.92 seconds to earn second place at the 2016 SJS Masters Meet ... also played basketball as a forward for the Jaguars ... in addition to being selected as the school’s Student-Athlete of the Year, made the Principal’s List ... chose Cal Poly because of the “beautiful campus and excellent engineering opportunity.”

Personal -- Born on New Year’s Day in 1998 in Palo Alto ... son of Vince and Gina; has two brothers, Will and Chris, and a sister, Cathy ... majors in Mechanical Engineering.