Noel Njem
Noel Njem
Height: 5-6
Weight: 170
Year: Junior
Hometown: Silver Spring, Md.
High School: Paint Branch
Position: Sprints

2016 Outdoor: Competed in sprints for the Retrievers... Ran career bests in both the 100m and 400m at the America East Championships with times of 11.20 and 51.07 respectively.

2015-16 Indoor: Did not compete.

2015 Outdoor: Participated in the 100m and 200m dashes for the Retrievers during the spring season... Had his best meet at the America East Championships, setting season best times in both events... Finished the 100m prelims with a time of 11.32... Ran a 22.71 in the prelims of the 200m dash for his best time of the season.

2014-15 Indoor: Competed in sprint events for the Retrievers... Started the season by setting a season best time in the 60m dash, finishing the event in a time of 7.13... Recorded a season best in the 400m dash with a time of 52.22 at the Patriot Games... At the America East Championships, he set his best time of the year in the 200m dash, crossing the tape in a time of 22.77.

Background: Earned MVP honors for both indoor and outdoor track his senior season at Paint Branch High School… During his junior season, he won the sportsmanship award, and most improved award for outdoor track… Helped his team to a division title his senior year, while also participating in USATF Outdoor Nationals.

Personal: Son of Gladys Njem… Plans to major in biology, focusing on pre-pharmacy… Born on Dec. 21, 1996.