Fiyin Olusola
Fiyin  Olusola

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Elk Grove, Calif.

High School:
Cosumnes HS

Event:
Sprints/Hurdles

Experience:
SR


05/27/2017

A thousandth of a second keeps Olusola from Finals dream

Breaks own school record in 100m hurdles

05/26/2017

Myers headed to Eugene in steeplechase

Olusola qualifies for Saturday quarterfinals

05/15/2017

Seven make all-conference track team

Earned a medal at outdoor championships

05/13/2017

Nevada with best conference finish since 2011

Three silver medals won, two school records set on Saturday

05/12/2017

Two records fall on day three of championships

Olusola, Hield now atop all-time list

SENIOR OUTDOOR (2017) – Broke the 100 meter hurdles school record with a time of 13.20 at the NCAA West Preliminaries … Fell 0.001 seconds short of qualifying for championships, coming in 13th at prelims … Took bronze at the Mountain West Championships with a converted hurdles time of 13.27 … Competed in a total of nine meets during the year … Recorded a total of six top five finishes in the 100m hurdles in her final season on the team.

SENIOR INDOOR (2016-17) – Placed third in the 60 meter hurdles at the Mountain West Championships, breaking the school record with a time of 8.49 … Placed first at the Jacksons/NB Boise Indoor Invite in the 60m hurdles with a time of 8.59 … Competed in a total of five meets during the season.

JUNIOR OUTDOOR (2016) – Set a personal record at the Mountain West Championships in the 100 meter hurdles, crossing the finish line in 13.23 seconds … Was just .01 seconds off the school record … Earned a silver medal in the event … Qualified for the NCAA West Region Preliminaries … Ran the anchor leg of the fourth fastest 4x100m relay in school history, taking third at the Mountain West Championships … Also ran a leg of the fifth fastest 4x100 in school history … Placed sixth in the 100m hurdles at the highly competitive Mt. SAC Relays … Logged a total of five top three finishes in the 100m hurdles … Competed in nine meets throughout the season.

JUNIOR INDOOR (2015-16) – Started the season by setting the Nevada 55 meter hurdle record (8.04a) at the Weber State Winter Open, taking first … Ran the ninth fastest 55m time (7.29a) in school history at the same meet … Ended the season by setting a new Nevada school record in the 60m hurdles (8.52a) at the Mountain West Indoor Championships, placing fifth in the event … Took third at the Ed Jacoby Invite in the 60m hurdles … competed at four meets.

SOPHOMORE OUTDOOR (2015) – Main event was the 100m hurdles, placed first in that event with a time of 13.62 seconds at the Hornet Invite (3/21) … Also won that event at the Bulldog Invitational (4/25) with a time of 13.86 seconds … Ran the second-fastest 100m hurdles time in outdoor program history at the Mountain West Outdoor Championships (5/16) and Sac State Open (5/9) with a time of 13.57 seconds … Also competed in the 100m and 400m hurdles … Part of the 4x400m relay team that ran the 10th-best time (3:48.90) in program history at the Legends Invitational (4/4).

SOPHOMORE INDOOR (2014-15) – Won the 60m hurdles at the Boise State Team Challenge (2/14) after crossing the line in 8.69 seconds … Ran the second-fastest 60 hurdles time in indoor program history at the Mountain West Indoor Championships (2/28) with a time of 8.57 seconds, finishing in fifth place … Also competed in the 60m, 200m and 4x400m relay.

FRESHMAN OUTDOOR (2014) - Finished fifth in the 100-meter hurdles at the San Francisco State Distance Carnival running 12.41 ... Finished seventh in the 100-meter hurdles at the Sacramento State Mondo Mid Major Challenge ... At the same meet finished 10th in the 100-meter dash with a time of 12.32 ... Finished sixth at the Bryan Clay Invitational running the 100-meter hurdles in a time of 12.45 ... Collected a second place finish at the Brutus Hamilton Open running 14.64 in the 100-meter hurdles ... Finished 11th with a time of 14.32 at the Mountain West Outdoor Championships ... Competed in the 100-meter dash at the Mountain West Championships.

FRESHMAN INDOOR (2013-14) - Competed at the Jacksons/NB Boise Indoor Invite running 8.88 to finish fifth in the 60-meter hurdles ... Finished sixth in the 60-meter dash running 7.87 at the Bronco Invite ... At the same meet finished fifth in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 9.00 ... Competed at the Mountain West Indoor Championships running 8.96 in the 60-meter hurdles and 7.84 in the 60-meter dash.

HIGH SCHOOL - Attended Cosumnes Oaks High School in Elk Grove, Calif. ... Earned four varsity letters as a member of the track and field team ... Competed on the Sac-Joaquin division four winning track and field teams in 2011, 2012, and 2013 ... Named Cosumnes Oaks High School Athlete of the year in 2012 ... Named to the all-league team her junior and senior years for track and field ... top times include 100m hurdles (14.95) 100m dash (12.54) and 300m hurdles (46.54).

PERSONAL - Majoring in nursing ...  Favorite high school sports memories include winning three division championships with her high school track and field team ... Lists Marion Jones and LoLo Jones as favorite sports heroes ... Daughter of Olu and Ola Olusola ... Has two younger siblings, Fope and Matthew.

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