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Oladapo Akinmoladun
Position: Hurdles
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Grandview, Mo.
High School: Grandview
Personal Bests
Indoor                                                 
60m: 6.97
60m hurdles: 7.61
Outdoor
110m hurdles: 13.84

NCAA Championships
2014 (I): 60m Hurdles, 7.70 (9th)
2013 (I): 60m Hurdles, 7.84 (14th)

Big Ten Champion
2014 Big Ten Indoor Champion - 60m Hurdles

Big Ten Championships
2014: (I): 60m hurdles, 7.61 (1st)
2013 (O): 110m hurdles, 14.22 (6th)
2013 (I): 60m hurdles, FS (DNF)

School Records
Indoor 60m hurdles - 7.61 (Big Ten Indoor Championships - 3/1/14)

Honors
All-America Second Team (2014 NCAA Indoors - 60m Hurdles, 2013 NCAA Indoor - 60m Hurdles)
Big Ten Champion (2014 Indoor - 60m Hurdles)
All-Big Ten First Team (2014 Indoor - 60m Hurdles)
Academic All-Big Ten (2014)
USTFCCCA All-Academic Team (2013, 2014)
Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (2012-13, 2013-14)

2014 (Sophomore/Redshirt)
Indoor: Set the Nebraska school record, Big Ten Indoor Championships meet record and the SPIRE Institute mark in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 7.61 to take home the title at the 2014 Big Ten Indoor Championships and earn first-team All-Big Ten honors...finished fourth in his heat and ninth overall with a time of 7.70 to just finish outside of the final of the 60-meter hurdles at the 2014 NCAA Indoor Championships to earn second-team All-America honors...recorded a time of 7.71 in the 60-meter hurdles for the third-best time in Nebraska history and first-place honors at the New Mexico Invitational...amassed three more victories in the 60-meter hurdles at the Holiday Inn Invitational, the Mark Colligan Memorial and the Iowa State Classic...ran a season-best time of 6.99 in the 60-meter prelims at the NWU Invitational en route to finishing runner-up. Outdoor: Redshirted...competing unattached, ran a personal-best 13.84 in the 110-meter hurdles at the Arkansas Spring Invite...was an academic All-Big Ten selection, a USTFCCCA All-Academic Team member and a Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll selection both semesters.


2013 (Freshman)
Produced a strong indoor season for the Huskers to start his career at Nebraska...finished 14th in the 60-meter hurdles at the 2013 NCAA Indoor Championships, recording a time of 7.84 and earning second-team All-America honors...posted a time of 7.75 in the preliminaries of the 60-meter hurdles at the 2013 Big Ten Indoor Championships...moved up to third all-time at Nebraska in the 60-meter hurdles with a personal-best time of 7.74 at the Iowa State Qualifier on March 2...recorded a sixth-place finish in the 110-meter hurdles at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships in Columbus, Ohio with a time of 14.22...earned a season and team-best mark of 14.17 in the 110-meter hurdles at the NCAA West Prelims...notched a personal-best mark of 6.97 in the 60 meters at the adidas Classic on Jan. 19...opened the season with a time of 7.83 in the 60-meter hurdles...shined at the Nebraska Outdoor Invite with a first-place finish in the 110-meter hurdles, crossing the line in 14.25...earned spots on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the fall and spring semesters.

Before Nebraska (Grandview)
Joined the Huskers from Grandview High School in Grandview, Mo...set an indoor personal best of 7.07 in the 60-meter hurdles and an outdoor personal best of 13.56 in the 110-meter hurdles...earned the 2012 Missouri Class 3 State Championship in the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 13.56, also earned the 300-meter hurdle state championship with a time of 37.34 and finished fifth in the 200 meters (22.41)...was named the 2012 Missouri Gatorade Track and Field Athlete of the Year...two-time first-team all-state honoree and set a state record in the 110-meter hurdles at the Kansas Relays with a time of 13.75...his time of 13.56 in the 110-meter hurdles ranked as the nation’s No. 5 performance among prep competitors in 2012...finished second in the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 14.13 at the 2011 Missouri State Track and Field Championships, finishing second...was named the 2011 Class 3 Missouri state champion in the 300-meter hurdles after finishing with a personal-best time of 38.51...also competed in the triple jump at the 2011 state championships (42-7 1/2)... posted a personal-best leap of 47-4 3/4 in the triple jump...helped his 4x200 relay team to a second-place finish at the 2011 state championships...also helped Grandview High School to the 2012 and 2011 Class 3 Boys Missouri state team title.

Personal
Born Feb. 28, 1994...parents are Olu and Caroline...majoring in biochemistry.