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Gladys Nwaubani
 Gladys Nwaubani

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Umuahi, Nigeria

High School:
Afugiri Girls Secondary School

Height:
5-5

Event:
Sprints

Birthdate:
12/31/1988

2009: Indoor: Winner of the 60-meter dash at the Frank Sevigne Invitational, 7.58 ... clocked in a NCAA provisional and season best 7.42 at the Conference USA Championships' preliminaries, took fourth at the finals, 7.51 ... fifth at the Texas Tech Invitational with a time of 7.03 in the 55-meter dash. Outdoor: recorded a regional time of 11.67 in the 100-meter dash at the C-USA prelims, finished seventh in the finals, 11.83 ... fourth at the Springtime Invitational in the 100m, 12.03, third at the UTEP Invitational, 11.71 ... advanced to the Drake Relays 100m finals with a time of 12.01 to finish eighth, 12.09 ... fourth at the Don Kirby Invitational, 11.84 ... ran the 200m once at the UTEP Invitational crossing the finish line at 24.67 for seventh.

2008: Indoor:
Finished 8th in the 60-meter dash at the C-USA Championships...seventh in the Iowa State Classic semi-finals...recorded a time of 7:64 in the preliminaries at the Iowa State Classic. Outdoor: Redshirted 2008 outdoor season.

Before UTEP:
Competed at the 2006 World Senior Championships in Beijing, China, in the 100m ... participated in the 8th All-African Games in June 2007 ... also saw action at the World Championships in Osaka, Japan ... attended Afugiri Girls Seconday School ... school's champion in the 100 and 200m.

Personal: Full name is Gladys Nwaubani ... has one brother and one sister ... daughter of Nwaubani Nnaji and Joy Nwaubani ... born Dec. 31, 1988, in Umuahia, Nigeria.

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