Golden Eagles force OT after being 3-0, but ultimately fall
High School: Played soccer at John H. Guyer High School in Denton, Texas ... Two-year starter for the Wildcats at center back and forward ... Played club ball with the Texas Spirit 97G North and Dallas Texans ECNL 97G ... Won a Lake Highlands Girls Classic League (LHGCL) Division II Grand Championship in 2014 ... Also played basketball and was a member of the track and field team ... Earned All-Region (Second Team) honors and Team MPV accolades on the basketball court, helping GHS to a District Championship ... Named All-State, All-Region, All-District and Team MVP in track ... Was a State Qualifier and was named Outstanding Performer in track ... Finished second in state in 4x200m and eighth in state in the 4x400m ... Posted the fastest time at Guyer HS in 400m.
Personal: Full name is Olawumi Faith Akinniyi ... Daughter of Bosede and Samuel Akinniyi ... Has three brothers, Akimwande, Akintomiwa and Akintola, and a sister, Eniola ... Cousin, Tunde Akinniyi, plays football at the United States Military Academy at West Point ... Born on Jan. 27 in Carrollton, Texas ... Majoring in architectural engineering.