AS A JUNIOR IN 2003-04: A Pac-10 qualifier in the 100m (10.68), Atawo posted Cal's second-best time of the season in that event...won the 200m at the Big Meet...ran his best time in the 200m at MPSF Championships (21.89 indoors)
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2002-03: Won the 200m (21.26) and finished third (6.90) in the 60m at the Boise State Bandanna Invitational, his first competition as a Golden Bear...second (21.60) in the 200m and third (10.86) in the 100m at the Cal Meet...second (10.49w) in the 100m at the Big Meet.
TRANSFERED FROM EASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2002 graduate of Vaughan Secondary School in Thornhill, Canada...personal best times include 10.78 in the 100m and 21.96 in the 200m...OFSAA silver medallist in the 100m and 200m...lists best sports moment as winning the 200m at the 2002 Ohio Valley Conference Championships...winner of his high school's Social Studies Award as a senior.
PERSONAL: Tobore Olumide Atawo was born June 3, 1981 in Toronto, Canada...parents are David and Gladys Atawo of Maple, Canada,,mundeclared major.