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  Nikelola Balogun
Nikelola Balogun
Player Profile
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Los Angeles, Calif.

Height:
5-5

Event:
Sprints

1999 Outdoor: Posted a 12.47 100 meters in her first competition of the season on March 20 . . . Ran a season-best 56.60 400 at the Alabama Relays and LSU Gold Invitational.

1999 Outdoor: Registered a season-best 59.05 400 meters at the Cannon IV Classic.

1998 Outdoor: Ran her best 400 meters (57.38) at the LSU Invitational on March 20.

1998 Indoor: Concentrated on the 400m, running a 56.78 at the Cannon IV Classic . . . Finished eighth at the C-USA championships . . . Ran a season-best 25.9 200m at LSU on Jan. 24 . . . Member of the C-USA record-setting 4x400-meter relay team.

Prep: Four-time California state qualifier in high school in the 4x100 and 4x400 relays and in the 200 meters and 400 meters (55.19) . Two-time state finalist for 4x100 relay and the 200/400 meters.

Personal: Born Dec. 16, 1979.Daughter of Kathryn and Waheed Balogun .Has two brothers and one sister.Intended major political science.Enjoys playing the piano and drawing.