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Aforo Okraku
Aforo Okraku

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chicago, Ill.

High School:
Morgan Park

Event:
Sprints

2011-12 (Junior)
Indoor: Ran the 60m dash at the Badger Track Classic in 8.67 seconds.

2010-11 (Sophomore)
Indoor: Ran the 60m dash and collected two top-10 finishes...placed fourth in the event at the Purdue Invitational with a time of 8.47 and placed ninth in the 60m at the Blue and Gold Invitational with a time of 8.29.

2009-10 (Freshman)
Indoor: Clocked a season-best 60m time of 8.33 at the ISU Classic... placed fifth in the 60m at the Purdue Invitational behind a time of 8.37... placed third with a 200m time of 27.43 at the Chicago Duals... clocked a 55m time of 7.73 at the Chicago Duals to finish in fifth place... finished the 300m at the Badger Track Classic in a time of 44.74.

Outdoor: Ran a season-best 100m time of 13.13 at the Mike Poehlein Invitational... finished the 200m at the Chicagoland Championship in a time of 27.23... ran legs of the 4x100m, 4x200m, and 4x400m relays... posted a 100m time of 13.49 at the Chicagoland Championships.

High School: Earned four varsity letters in both track and field and cross country... placed sixth in the 4x100m relay at the state meet.

Personal: Daughter of Gustav and Awuraa... has three brothers, Kwaku, Kudjo, and Nana... plans to study accounting.