Niko Coaxum
Niko Coaxum
Height: 5-11
Weight: 140
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Suitland, Md.
High School: Largo
Position: Sprints

2014 Outdoor: Did not compete.

2013-14 Indoor: Competed in the 400m dash at the season-opening Bison Opener at Bucknell, clocking in with a time of 52.36.

2013 Outdoor: Competed in the 200m and 400m dash events at the Big Dawg Invitational held at UMBC Stadium on March 30… Placed ninth in the 400m race on his home track… Finished 21st in the 400m dash at the 2013 America East Outdoor Championships... Named to the America East Honor Roll.

2012-13 Indoor: Placed ninth in the 400m dash at the 2013 America East Indoor Championships… Recorded his top time in the event (50.08) at the Gotham Cup in New York City… Also competed in the 500m run and the 200m dash during the season… Finished 11th at the Penn State Relays in the 500m event with a top season time of 1:08.61.

Background: 2012 2A Regional champion in the 400m dash for Largo High... Finished second at the state meet... Also victorious in the 500m dash for Largo... Won the 300m dash at the 2011 3A championships... Helped Largo win the state championship in the 4x400 three times.

Personal: Son of Allen and India Coaxum... Has one sister, Nia... Undecided in his major... Born July 3, 1994.