Chiza Eze
Chiza Eze
Height: 5-9
Year: Senior
Hometown: Van Nuys, CA
High School: Van Nuys HS
Previous College: LA Valley College
Position: Sprints
EXP: 1V

CAL STATE NORTHRIDGE - 2013
Chiza Eze advanced to the NCAA West Preliminary Round (May 23-25) for the for the first time as a member of the CSUN 4x100 relay pool ... qualified for the Big West Championships in the 100 and 200 meters as well as the 4x400 relay ... ran a season-best 11.86 in the 100 prelims to advance to the final where she placed eighth in 12.02 ... finished 16th in the 200 meter prelims in a time of 24.61 ... ran the second leg of the CSUN 4x400 relay that finished fifth in 3:43.26 ... also ran second at Mt. SAC (Apr. 20) where the team posted a season-best 3:41.72. INDOOR SEASON: Qualified for the 60 and 200 meters at the MPSF Championships (Feb. 22-23) ... ran a season-best 7.74 in the 60 meter prelims to finish 22nd ... placed 31st in the 200 meter prelims in a time of 25.44. 


LA VALLEY COLLEGE
Eze spent two seasons at Los Angeles Valley College in Valley Glen, Calif. ... was named All-American as a sprinter/jumper in 2011-12 as well as being named Most Outstanding Athlete and Athlete of the Year ... earned Rookie of the Year honors for the Monarchs as a freshman in 2010-11 ... earned her Associate of Arts degree in general education.


VAN NUYS HIGH SCHOOL
Prepped at Van Nuys High School in Van Nuys, Calif. ... competed for the Wolves track & field squad ... graduated in 2010. 


PERSONAL
Born January 20, 1992 in Lagos, Nigeria. ... mother is Esther Eze ... has two brothers, Samuel and Chidozie ... relative of NFL player Nnamdi Asomugha ... favorites include Nigerian track star Blessing Okagbare and the music of Beyonce ... says English Gardner is the best athlete she's ever competed against ... lists music as the one thing she could not go without ... lists her mom as her greatest hero because "she's my everything" ... major is Public Health Promotion.


OUTDOOR CAREER BESTS 

100 Meters: 11.86 - Big West Championships (5/11/13)

200 Meters: 24.57 - Pasadena Games (3/23/13)

INDOOR CAREER BESTS 

60 Meters: 7.74 - MPSF Championships (2/23/13)

200 Meters: 25.44 - MPSF Championships (2/23/13)

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