OU Track and Field BIO
Allen Eke
Player Profile:
Allen Eke 1373327
Position: Distance
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Edison, N.J.
High School: Union Catholic
• 2016 NCAA Indoor Second Team All-American (Distance Medley Relay)
• 2016 Big 12 Indoor Champion (Distance Medley Relay)
• 2016 Big 12 Indoor Scorer (Mile)
• 2015 Big 12 Outdoor Scorer (1,500-Meter Run)
• 2014 Big 12 Indoor Champion (Distance Medley Relay)
• 2014 Big 12 Indoor Scorer (800-Meter Run)
Indoor Collegiate Bests:
600-Yard Run: 1:12.99, 2013
800-Meter Run: 1:50.99, 2016
Mile: 4:09.97, 2016

Outdoor Collegiate Bests:
800-Meter Run: 1:49.57, 2016
1,500-Meter Run: 3:45.59, 2015

2016
(Outdoor)
Participated in the mile run at the John Jacobs Invitational but did not finish... Ran the third leg of the 4x400 meter relay that finished 12th at the Battle on the Bayou with a time of 3:25.48... Finished fourth in the 800-meter run at the Battle on the Bayou with a new personal best time of 1:49.57... Ran the last part of the distance medley at the Texas Relays that finished 11th with a time of 10:08.78... Ran the last leg of the 4x800 meter relay that finished fifth at the Texas Relays with a time of 7:33.22. (Indoor)  Ran the 1200m-leg of the distance medley relay that placed 11th at the NCAA Championships with a time of 9:55.12... Ran the first leg of the distance medley at the Big 12 Indoor Track and Field Championships that won with a time of 9:40.15... Finished second in the mile run at the Big 12 Indoor Track and Field Championships with a time of 4:11.97... Ran the last leg of the 4x400 meter relay at the Husky Classic that finished sixth with a time of 3:21.71... Finished 23rd in the 800-meter run at the Husky Classic with a time of 1:51.96... Ran the first leg of the distance medley at the Razorback Invitational that placed fifth with a time of 9:37.28... Finished 14th in the 800-meter run at the Razorback Invitational with a personal best time of 1:50.99... Finished fourth in the mile run at the Texas A&M Quadrangular with a time of 4:09.97... Ran the first leg of the distance medley that won at the Texas A&M Quadrangular with a time of 9:58.28.

2015
(Outdoor)
  Qualified for NCAA West prelims in the 1500-meter run and finished with a time of 3:55.96... Runner-up in the 1500-meter run at the Big 12 Championship with a time of 4:06.92... Earned third in the 1500-meter run at the Longhorn Invitational with a time of 3:45.24... Ran opening leg of the distance medley relay that placed sixth at the Penn Relays with a time of 9:42.22... Ran anchor leg of 4x800-meter relay that placed seventh at the Penn Relays with a time of 7:25.09... Runner-up in the 800-meter run at the John Jacobs Invitational with a time of 1:49.81... Came in fourth in the 1,500-meter run at the Rafer Johnson-Jackie Joyner-Kersee Invitational with a time of 3:45.59... Finished 10th in the 1,500-meter run athe Baldy Castillo Invitational with a time of 3:47.92. (Indoor) Finished eighth in the 1,000-meter run at the Big 12 Indoor Championship with a time of 2:28.39... Placed 27th in the 800-meter run with a time of 1:51.61 at the Huksy Classic... Finished 17th in the 800-meter dash with a time of 1:51.72 at the Razorback Invitational.

2014
(Outdoor)
Finished fifth in the 800-meter run at the Jace LaCoste Invitational with a time of 1:50.46... Ran a personal best time of 1:50.46 in the 800-meter run at the John Jacobs Invitational en route to a first place finish... Crossed the 800-meter run finish line in 1:51.54 for seventh at the John McDonnell Invitational... Finished tenth in the 800-meter run at the Crimson Tide Invitational with a time of 1:50.62... Ran a personal best time of 3:50.77 in the 1,500-meter run at the Baldy Castillo en route to a eighth place finish. (Indoor)  Finished third in the 800-meter run and set a PR of 1:51.23 as well as ran the third leg of the men's championship distance medley relay at the Big 12 Indoor Championships... Finished seventh in the 800-meter run at the Razorback Invitational after finishing the race in a career-best time of 1:51.35... Repeated as back-to-back champion in the 600 yard run at the J.D. Martin Invitational after crossing the finish line in 1:13.27.

2013
(Outdoor) 
Placed sixth in the 800-meter run at the Dr. Pepper Classic after crossing the finish line in 1:54.99…. Recorded a time of 1:53.62 in the 800-meter run at the John McDonnell Invitational…Finished seventh in the 1500m run with a time of 3:58.15 at the Arkansas Spring Invitational…Opened the outdoor season with a 4:02.34 effort in the 1500m run at the Tulsa Duels to finish third overall. (Indoor) Finished 12th in the 600y run prelims in a personal-best 1:12.99 at the Big 12 Indoor Championships...Took second in the 600-yard run at the Sooner Invitational with a 1:14.13 effort...Finished twenty-third in the men's 800m run with 1:53.00 at the Meyo Invitational...Made his indoor collegiate track debut with a win in the 600y run after crossing the finish line in 1:13.42 at the J.D. Martin Invitational.

High School:
A five-time All-American... 2012 Union County Athlete of the Year...Named to New Jersey All-State Track team...Recorded the third-quickest 100m in the US following his 2:26.87 run at the 2012 New Balance College Invitational...Ran the 29th-fastest time in the country for his 1:51.36 effort in the 800m at the 2012 New Balance College Invitational...Anchored the 2012 New Balance Championship Sprint Medley Relay team (3:23.15) with a 1:49.39 leg for Union Catholic- the fourth fastest time in state history...Ran the 1600m in 4:11.69 at the 2012 Union County Championships...Finished seventh in the 800m Outdoors at the 2012 High School Outdoor Nationals.

Personal:
Son of Charles and Lilian Eke...Has three siblings, Devin (16), Brenda (20), and Charles (22).

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