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TSHENOLO LEMAO

Player profile

position
Sprints
year
Freshman
hometown
Bloemfontein, South Africa
high school
Tuks Sport

BIO:

PERFORMANCE PROFILE

Brings an impressive resume to FSU as a freshman…winner of the 2017 IAAF World U18 100-meter dash title; the first world 100 title for a South African at any level…established personal-bests of 10.40 (100) and 20.98 (200).

2020

Indoor: After missing much of the preseason due to injury, debuted for the Noles at the Tiger Paw Invitational in the 60-meter dash (7.05); his first competition in more than a year…came back two weeks later at the ACC Championships and turned in a respectable 6.92 in the 60 prelims.

 

Personal

Announced his arrival on the world stage in Nairobi, Kenya at the 2017 IAAF World U18 Championships when he won gold in the 100 and silver in the 200…memorable season also included South African Schools national title in the 100 and a runner-up 100 finish at the U18 South African Championships…turned in his fastest times in 2018 when he ran 10.40 (100) and 20.98 (200)…was the Provincial 100 runner-up…his 2019 season was shortened by injury and limited his fall conditioning after arriving in Tallahassee…strong student who won a pair of academic history awards at the Tuks Sports High School…the son of Teboho Lemao, an accomplished marathoner…plans to major in psychology at FSU…born June 17, 2000.