Ozi Edokobi
Ozi Edokobi
Height: 6-2
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Rockville, Md.
High School: Richard Montgomery
Position: Thorws

2016 Outdoor: Posted career bests in the discus and hammer throws during the year... Had a throw of 42.69m in the discus throw at the Larry Ellis Invite, while tossing a 49.66m at the America East Championships... Earned silver in the ECAC Championships in the shot put with a season best throw of 14.70m.

2015-16 Indoor: Continued where she left off last spring, taking silver at the America East Championships in the shot put with a throw of 13.62m... Also competed in the weighted throw with her best toss of 16.72m coming at the conference championships.

2015 Outdoor: Had a stellar outdoor season during her first year with the Retrievers... Competed in the shot put competition at the America East Championships, where she earned a silver medal with her best toss of 14.32m... Had the best discus throw on the team this year at the Morgan State Legacy meet, with a toss of 41.28m (137'2")... Also competed in the hammer throw in the spring, with her best toss of 42.45m (139'2") at the Morgan State meet.

2014-15 Indoor: Had a breakout indoor season during her first season with the Retrievers... Took home gold at the America East Championships in the shot put, recording a toss of 14.75m (48'4.75")... Had her best throw of the year at the ECAC Championships with a throw of 15.64m (51'3.75")... Her throw of 15.21m (49'11") in the weighted throw placed her fifth at the America East Championships. 

Background: Threw her best shot put throw at the regional indoor meet, helping her team defeat their big rivals… She was a member of the Honor Roll, SGA Class President, and was the winner Alpha Phi Alpha Award.

Personal: Daughter of Edna and Emmanuel Edokobi… Has one brother Nnamdi and one sister, Nneoma who is a current member of the UMBC track and field team… She in undecided on a major… Born on August 27, 1996.