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

2018 -- Posted two collegiate career-best performances at the Blue-Green Rivalry Meet vs. UC Santa Barbara on April 28, as he took third place in the long jump with a mark of 21 feet, 1.25 inches, and also recorded a 200-meter time of 22.86 seconds ... posted a season-best 100-meter dash of 11.06 seconds at Cal State Fullerton’s Titan Challenge on March 31 ... ran for back-to-back 4x100m relay squads, helping the Mustangs come in fourth via 42.62 seconds at the Cal Opener in Berkeley on March 3 and then second place (bettered to 42.26) at the UCSB Tri-Meet March 10.

2017 -- Had each of his season-best performances vs. UCSB 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 -- Majors in Mechanical Engineering.