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Sarah Akpan

Houston, Texas
Houston Stratford
High School
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Sarah Akpan - Track & Field - Virginia Cavaliers

TFRRS Profile

2023 Indoor
• Placed second in the 200m and 60m at the 2022 Liberty Kickoff
• Competed at the Hokie Invitational and Virginia Tech Invitational in the 60m and 200m
• Competed in the 4x400m, 200m and 60m at the Penn State National Open and Doc Hale VT Meet
• Set a personal record in the 200m at the Tiger Paw Invite running 24.00, a time that ranked second all-time among UVA freshman and seventh overall
• Set a personal best in the 60m at the ACC Indoor Championships running 7.48, a time that ranked fourth among freshman all-time at UVA, and ninth overall

• 3x AAU All American
• 3x All-Conference (6A state qualifier)
• 2x Track MVP
• 10x high school record holder
• 4x district and area champ

• Born in Calabar, Cross River state, Nigeria
• Daughter of Christiana and Victor Akpan
• Has two sisters, Precious, and Emediong