Noella Anyangwe joined the Maryland track and field coaching staff for the 2017 season after spending four years competing for the Terps in the hurdles and relay events.
2016 Outdoor: Academic All-Big Ten...competed at six events...ran the 100m hurdles and shuttle hurdles relay...took fifth in the 100H (14.61) at the UCF Black and Gold Challenge (3/18-19)...won the 100H in14.42 at the Maryland Invitational (3/26)...member of fifth place shuttle hurdle relay squad (56.42) and clocked in at 14.57 in the 100H at the Florida Relays (3/31-4/2)...member of second place shuttle hurdle relay squad at Penn Relays (4/28-4/30)...placed second in the 100H at Kehoe Twilight (5/6)...posted season best 14.40 (w) in the 100H prelims at the Big Ten Championships (5/13-5/15).
2016 Indoor: Competed in the 60 meter hurdles...took second at the Penn State relays with a finals time of 8.65 (1/9)...finished sixth in the finals at the Great Dane Classic with a mark of 8.69 (1/16)...ran a season-best 8.58 in the finals at the Terrapin Invitational to win the event (1/30).
2015 Outdoor: Competed in seven events...took fifth at the UTEP Springtime Invitational in the 100mH (14.10)...placed second in the Maryland Invitational in the 100mH...competed at the Florida Relays...took third in the 100mH at the Morgan State Legacy Meet in the 100mH (14.27)...grabbed a third-place finish in the Kehoe Twilight Meet in the 100mH (14-32)...finished season at the Big Ten Championships with a 19th place finish in the 100mH (14.13).
2015 Indoor: Competed in six events...opened the year with a fourth-place finish in the 60m hurdles at the Penn State Relays (8.86)...notched an 8.80 in the 60mH at the Terrapin Invitational to place second...competed at the Armory Invitational...took second in the 60mH (8.83) at Navy’s Sweetheart Multi-Mix Madness...ran a season best 8.79 in the 60mH at the Big Ten Championships.
2014 Outdoor: Recorded a season-best 100mH time at the UTEP Springtime Meet (14.40) to finish 9th...placed second at the Maryland Invitational (14.49)...placed fourth at the Kehoe Twilight (14.93)...competed at the ACC Outdoor Championships in the 4x100 relay.
2014 Indoor: Season-best time in the 60m came at Navy Multi-Mix Madness to finish 2nd (7.90)...Season best 200m time (26.59) at the Hokie Invitational...Season-best 60mH time at the Doc Hale VT Elite (8.73) to finish 10th...Ran 8.78 at the Lions Invitational prelims...placed second at the Terrapin Invitational (8.99).
2013 Outdoor: Season-best time in the 100-meter hurdles in ACC Championships Prelims (14.85)…Won the same event at Kehoe Twilight (15.34)…Placed 11th in the 400-meter hurdles at UCF Invitational (1:06.74).
Before Maryland: Graduated with a 4.1 GPA ... Placed third in 300m hurdles at the 2012 4A Maryland State Championships ... Holds Clarksburg H.S. records in 100m and 300m ... Pre-Maryland PBs of 15.17 in 100m hurdles and 45.95 in 300m hurdles.
Personal: Parents are Ericsyrol and Comfort ... Majoring in neurobiology and physiology ... Biggest sports thrill was going from a broken knee to No. 3 in Maryland in hurdles ... Came to Maryland for the athletics and Scholars programs.