UCLA Track & Field BIO
Faith Anumba
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Faith Anumba 1264324
Position: Jumps
Other Position: Jumps
Height: 5'9"
Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Valencia, Calif.
High School: Valencia
Experience: 2 Years
2014 - Competed in four meets during the 2014 indoor season … Jumped a season best of 38-10.50 in the triple jump at the Texas A&M Aggie Invite … Finished seventh at the MPSF Championships in the triple jump and eighth in the long jump … Jumped a season best 18-4.25 in the long jump at the New Mexico Invite.

2013 – Competed in six events in 2013 … Posted the top triple jump mark for the Bruins and the third best long jump on the season … Placed sixth at the Pac-12 championships in the triple jump with a 41-2.5 … Leaped a season-best 41-7 at the 2013 Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays … Jumped 40-11.75 in the triple at the Mt. SAC Relays … Posted a 19-7 in the long jump at the Pac-12 championships.

- Placed 13th in the triple at the NCAA Prelim (41-7.75) ... Was sixth in the triple (41-11.50, season-best) and seventh in the long (19-9.5) at Pac-12s ... Finished second in both the long (19-11.50, season-best) and triple (40-9.75) vs. USC ... Placed third in the long (18-8) a the Pepsi Invite ... Won the long (19-4) and triple (38-3.50) vs. WSU ... Placed second in those events vs. Tennessee ... In indoor track, won the long (18-2.25) and was second in the triple (38-9.75) at the Cougar Invite ... Athletic Director’s Honor Roll.

High School - Earned four varsity letters in basketball and three in track at Valencia HS ... All-City for track ... Named Athlete of the Year for the city of Valencia and for her high school in 2011 ... Broke the long jump and triple jump records at her school ... Also, set a league record in the triple.
Personal - Born September 2, 1993 in Nigeria ... Has three brothers and one sister - Raphael, Emmanuel, George and Jen ... Physiological Science major.
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