Omaha Track & Field BIO
Nyakuome Thichiot
Player Profile:
Nyakuome Thichiot 2848443
Position: Jumps
Height: 5'11"
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
High School: Burke
Personal Bests
Long jump:  16-01 1/2 (4.91) at Dakota Realty Alumni Meet, 2/4/17
Triple jump:  36-02 1/4 (11.03) at Summit League Championships, 2/25/17

Long jump:  16-00 1/4 (4.88) at Tulsa Duels, 3/18/17
Triple jump:  38-07 (11.76) at Nebraska Invitational, 5/6/17

2016-17 (Freshman)
Indoors, finished eighth in the triple jump at the Summit League Championships with a distance of 36-02 1/4 (Feb. 25), a mark that tied her personal best set the previous week at the USD Last Chance Meet (Feb. 17)…posted a PR of 16-01 ½ in the long jump at the Dakota Realty Alumni Meet (Feb. 4)…outdoors, had a team season-best and a PR of 38-07 in the triple jump at the Nebraska Invitational (May 6) – the mark ranked third all-time at UNO at the time…finished seventh in the triple jump at the Summit League Championships with a distance of 37-11 ¼ (May 13)…also had a PR of 16-00 ¼ in the long jump at the Tulsa Duels (March 18).

Before UNO

Was the 2015 Nebraska Class A champion in the triple jump while competing for Omaha's Burke High School.  She qualified for the Class A state meet five times while also scoring five times in the championship.

Born June 20, 1998...daughter of Solomon Kunen and Mary Nyak...has two brothers, Kunen and Gach Thichiot, and four sisters, Nyabuay, Nyawech and Nyuduel Thichiot and Nyalep Nyak...majoring in exercise science.
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