Thierry SieweYanga

  • Thierry
  • Siewe Yanga

  • Event
    Mid-Distance
  • Class
    Freshman
  • High School/Other
    Montgomery Blair
  • Hometown
    Silver Spring, Md.

Updated: March 30, 2018

2018 outdoor: Has yet to compete.

2018 indoor: Recorded a personal-best time of 1:53.08 in the 800 meters prelims and ran on the distance medley relay team (9:38.31) that placed first at the ACC Championships … Ran on the distance medley relay team that placed third with a time of 9:57.38 at the Roanoke Tune Up … Clocked a time of 1:55.91 in the 800 meters at the Camel City Invitational to finish 13th … Ran a 2:27.07 in the 1,000 meters to place 11th at the Liberty Kickoff … In his first collegiate meet, tallied a time of 1:55.32 in the 800 meters at the Keydet Invitational.

High school: Ran track and cross country at Montgomery Blair High School … Ran on the varsity squad for three years … Finished 33rd at the MPSSA 4A West Region Cross Country Championships with a time of 17:30.1 his senior season … Has a personal-best time of 17:13.9, which he ran while finishing 39th at the Spiked Shoe Invitational … Came in seventh at the Blair at Poolesville meet … Won the state title in the 800 as a junior during the outdoor season … Also won the 800 at the county and regional outdoor meets that year … Anchored the 3,200-meter relay team that won the state outdoor title his junior year … Was fourth in the 800 at the state meet his senior season and anchored the 3,200-meter team that was fourth as well … His time of 1:53.94 in the 800 is the eighth-fastest time in county history.

Personal: Born Aug. 26, 1999 in Cameroon … Son of Jean Marie and Tchamgoue Hortense Leonie Yanga … Has one sibling, Junior … Contemplated major is criminology.

Siewe Yanga's Track and Field Career Bests

Indoor

Outdoor

800m – 1:53.08, ACC Championships (2018)

1,000m – 2:27.07, Liberty Kickoff (2018)