Track & Field
Simisola Akinrinsola - Track & Field - University of Kentucky Athletics


  • position Throws
  • class Graduate Student
  • Hometown Indianapolis, Ind.
  • Previous School Purdue
  • High school Ben Davis High School 

2021-22 (Graduate) 


  • Earned hammer throw personal best (152’10”/46.59m) at the Kentucky Invitational 
  • Competed in two meets 


  • Earned a personal best in the weight throw (63’4”/19.30m) and finished fourth at the McCravy meet 
  • Best shot put of the season was 42’9”/13.03m at the Tiger Paw Invitational 
  • Competed in six meets, including SEC Championships 

2017-2021 at Purdue 

  • Participated in eight meets and competed in the shot put and weight throw 
  • Had a career-best throw of 16.38 meters in the weight throw at the Big Ten Championships 
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