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Mo Drammeh
Mo Drammeh
Height: 5-11
Weight: 155
Year: Senior
Hometown: Frederick, Md.
High School: Thomas Johnson
Position: Jumps

2014 Outdoor: Won a silver medal for the high jump at the 2014 America East Outdoor Championships at Vermont after clearing 2.04m (6’8.25”)… Cleared a career-best 2.07m (6’9.5”) to place third at the Mason Spring Invitational and meet the standard for the IC4A Championships… Finished tied for 11th at the IC4A meet at Princeton after clearing 2.04m (6’8.25”)… Shared the top spot in the event at the Big Dawg Invitational at UMBC Stadium after clearing 1.90m (6’2.75”)… Named to the America East Honor Roll.

2013-14 Indoor: Finished tied for sixth in the high jump at the 2014 America East Indoor Championships after clearing 1.96m (6’4.25”)… Cleared a season-best height of 2.01m (6’7.00”) while finishing in second at the season-opening Bison Opener at Bucknell… Also placed second in the event at the Armory Collegiate Invitational and the Rider/Lafayette Winter Games.

2013 Outdoor: Qualified for the IC4A Championships with a career-best high jump leap of 2.04m (6’8.25”) at the George Mason Invitational… His height ranks fifth in the UMBC record book… Won a bronze medal in the event at the 2013 America East Championships by clearing 1.99m (6’6.25”).

2012-13 Indoor: Recorded his best high jump, 2.00m (6’6.75”), during a sixth-place finish at the Penn State Relays… Finished fourth in the event at the 2013 America East Indoor Championships by clearing 1.99m (6’6.25”)… Earned his top placing, second, at the Bison Opener of Dec. 1, 2012.

2012 Outdoor: Placed 11th in the high jump at the Duke Invitational with a leap up 1.94m (6'4.25").

2011-12 Indoor: Won a silver medal in the high jump for the second year in a row at the America East Championships... Recorded a personal-best leap of 2.04m (6' 8.25") to move into fourth all-time in school history... He later tied this when placing tenth at the IC4A meet... Won the high jump event at the season-opening Bison Opener and finished second at the Lafayette/Rider Winter Games.

2011 Outdoor: Earned a silver medal in the high jump, 2.00m (6'6.75"), at his first career America East Championship competition…Tied for first, 1.89m (6'2.25"), in the high jump at the Bison Outdoor Classic.

2010-11 Indoor: Earned a bronze medal in the high jump, 2.04m (6'8.25"), at his first career America East championships… Won the high jump competition, 1.99m (6'6.25"), at the 10th Annual Gulden Relays...Tied for first, 2.01m (6'7"), in the high jump at the Bison Opener... Finished second overall, 1.99m (6'6.25"), at the Lafayette/Rider winter games.

Background: Voted First-Team All-County by the Frederick News Post & The Gazette in 2010… Earned First-Team All-Conference honors in the triple jump… Was the Maryland 4A state champion in the high jump in 2010… Help lead Thomas Johnson High School to two straight Maryland Indoor and Outdoor state championships in 2009 and 2010… Member of the Honor Roll all throughout high school as well a member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Son of Ramatoulie and Abdoulie Drammeh… Has two sisters, Fatou and Mariam… Majoring in visual arts… Born May 3, 1992.

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