Stephanie Okpoebo
Stephanie Okpoebo
Height: 5-8
Year: So.
Hometown: Chelmsford, Mass.
High School: Chelmsford
Position: Sprints/High Jump

2011: Competed in the 55, 60, 100, 200, 300, 400, 4x100, 4x800 and high jump…finished in first place at the Yale Invitational (Jan. 15) in the 400 with a time of 1:01.13…part of the first place 4x400 relay team at New Hampshire (Jan. 22)…ran for a first place finish in the 200 at the Patriot League Indoor Championship (Feb. 20) with a time of 25.32 seconds, earning first team All-Patriot League honors…first place finish in the 100 at the Patriot League Outdoor Championship (May 7) finishing with a time of 12.31 seconds, earning first team All-Patriot League honors…recorded a first place finish in the 200 at the Patriot League Outdoor Championship with a time of 24.85 seconds, earning first team All-Patriot League honors…part of the second place finish 4x100 meter relay team at the Patriot League Outdoor Championship (May 7), earning second team All-Patriot League honors…competed in the New England Outdoor Championship (May 14) running a season-best time of 12.16 seconds in the 100…earned AT&T Crusader of the week (May 9)…earned the team’s Most Valuable Rookie Award.

Before Holy Cross: Four-year member of the varsity track and field team at Chelmsford H.S...named Most Valuable Player Outdoor in 2008 and Most Improved Player Outdoor in 2009...MVC All-Star Outdoor 2008 and 2009...MVC All-Star Indoor 2009...MVC All-Conference Indoor 2009...Lowell Sun All-Star Indoor 2009, Outdoor 2009...2009 Division 1 state champion in the 200 meter dash...three-year member of the varsity soccer team...named Most Improved Player in 2008...received Sportsmanship Award in 2009...received the Academic Excellence in 2008, Academic Improvement in 2009 and High Honors 2007-2010.

Personal: Daughter of Amanyoka and Fidelia Okpoebo...has three brothers (Chidi, Ike and Sean) and two sisters (Amanda and Debbie)...Chidi (class of 2008) was a member of the Holy Cross men’s soccer team from 2004-2007...Ike is a member of the Skidmore men’s soccer team...majoring in Biology.