Omo Tseumah
Omo  Tseumah


Huntley, Ill.

High School:




Marquette Travels to Jack Johnson Invitational

MU looks to build on recent success at Minnesota


Men's and Women's Track & Field Honored by USTFCCCA

Three MU student-athletes earned individual recognition


Tseumah is BIG EAST Women's Field Athlete of the Week

Freshman has the best high jump mark in the BIG EAST by over two inches


Marquette Duals Featured Performer - Omo Tseumah highlights freshman high jumper Omo Tseumah at the Marquette Duals on April 4, 2014.


Rogers, Koeck, Schuh and Tseumah

Personal Bests (as of June 2015):

High Jump: 5-8.75/1.75 meters (No. 3 all-time at MU/Freshman Record)

High Jump
: 5-8.00/1.73 meters (No. 5 all-time at MU/Freshman Record)

All-BIG EAST (indoor and outdoor high jump)
Indoor (So.): Competed solely in the high jump during indoor sophomore season ... Took third place at the BIG EAST Championships in the high jump with a leap of 1.65 meters (5-5 feet) ... Turned in a pair of victories at the John Tierney Triangular and Panther TuneUp - latter was a season-best jump of 1.69 meters (5-6.5 feet).

Outdoor (So.): Competed in the high jump and 200-meter dash during outdoor sophomore season ... Earned All-BIG EAST honors for the second time at the BIG EAST outdoor championships with identical jump from indoor season and also placed third ... Registered one outdoor win in a dual against UW-Milwaukee with a jump of 1.63 meters (5-4.5 feet).


Marquette Women's Track & Field Freshman of the Year
BIG EAST Indoor Champion (high jump)
All-BIG EAST (indoor and outdoor high jump)
BIG EAST All-Academic
USTFCCCA All-Academic
Indoor (Fr.): Competed in the high jump during the 2013-14 indoor campaign... Placed first at the BIG EAST Championships (Feb. 22) in the women's high jump with a heightof 1.75 meters (5 feet, 8.75 inches), a mark which was an MUfreshman recordandNo. 3 on the program's all-time list... Placed first in five out of the six meets she competed in during the indoor season... Recorded a fourth-place finish at the Meyo Invitational (Feb. 7) with a height of 1.69 meters (5 feet, 6.50 inches).
Outdoor (Fr.): Set the MU freshman record in the high jump with a height of 1.73 meters (5 feet, 8 inches) at the USF Invitational on March 14, a mark that placedher fifth in program history... Tseumah racked up first-place finishes in the high jump at the Gregory Invitational (May 16), the Marquette Duals (April 4), and the Benedictine Twilight (April 25) ... Finished as BIG EAST Conference runner-up with a height of 1.70 meters (5 feet, 7 inches).

High School: Tseumah is a four-year letter winner in track and field at Huntley High School ... Won the IHSA Girls Class 3A State Championship in the high jump as a senior in 2013 with a height of 5 feet, 8 inches ... Set a school record with a high jump of 5 feet, 8 inches as a freshman ... Earned all-conference and all-state honors in the high jump and finished second in the event at the IHSA Girls Class 3A State Championships with a leap of 5 feet, 6 inches as a junior in 2012 ... Named the Field MVP for her track and field team as both a junior and senior ... Helped Huntley to four consecutive second-place conference finishes ... Also earned three letters in basketball.

Personal: Born in Evanston, Ill., to Cardelia Tseumah ... Second oldest of four children... Majors in finance.

Championships History:

BIG EAST Indoor Championships
High Jump: 3rd (5-5/1.65 meters)
High Jump: 1st (5-8.75/1.75 meters)

BIG EAST Outdoor Championships
High Jump: 3rd (5-5/1.65 meters)
High Jump: 2nd (5-7/1.70 meters)