Sope Eweje
Sope Eweje
Height: 6-5
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Jacksonville, N.C.
High School: North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics
Position: Jumps
Major: Mechanical Engineering

Collegiate Personal Bests
Indoor:
HJ - 6', 4" (1.93m)
LJ - 16', 10.5" (5.14m)

Outdoor:
HJ - 6' 2" (1.88m)

2017-18: NEWMAC Academic All-Conference... Finished 18th at the New England D3 Outdoor Championship in the high jump... Was 13th at the NEWMAC Championship... Cleared a season-high six feet, two inches in the high jump as he was second at the Sean Collier Invitational... Jumped a season-best six feet, four inches while finishing fourth at the Bates/Colby Tri-Meet in January.

2016-17: NEWMAC Academic All-Conference... Competed in 10 meets... Placed eighth at the NEWMAC Championship in the high jump with a season-best jump of six feet... Was fifth twice indoors in the high jump at the MIT Alumni Meet and the Bates/Colby Meet with jumps of five feet, eight inches.

2015-16: Competed in four indoor meets ... notched a season-best leap of 5', 4.25" (1.63m) in the high jump at the Alumni Meet (1/9) ... had a best placement of sixth in the high jump (5', 2.25" - 1.58m) at the Art Farnham Invitational (1/30) ... competed in five outdoor meets ... registered a personal best height of 5', 6" (1.68m) at both the Sean Collier Invitational (4/23) and the MIT Quad (4/9).

Off the Track at MIT: Majoring in mechanical engineering with a minor in biology and a concentration in biomedical engineering ... Former Maker Fellow at the International Design Center, developing engineering design instruction techniques ... dynaMIT Executive Board Member ... Co-president of the Minority Association of Premedical Students... Volunteer at Next Step... Member of the Pi Tau Sigma Mechanical Engineering Honor Society... Undergraduate researcher in the GI Drug Delivery Subgroup of the Langer Lab... Worked as an R&D intern at Ethicon Endosurgery and in Inverventional Cardiology at Boston Scientific.

High School
: A 2015 graduate of the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics ... lettered in basketball ... NCSSM National Society of Black Engineers (Outreach Coordinator) ... Wind and Jazz Ensemble ... National Achievement Scholar ... National AP Scholar ... NCSSM Scholar Athlete