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Othello Richards Athlete Profile

Othello Richards

Othello Richards
Position: Sprints Height: 5-10 Weight: 155 Hometown: Alexandria Last School: Thomas Jefferson High School


Born 04/14/78 in Monrovia, Liberia ... parents are Othello Sr. and Margaret Richards ... served in the Oakland, California Mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints ... majoring in Broadcast Journalism.

Before BYU

National Honor Society ... four time Academic Athlete ... holds high school records in 55m, 100m, 200m, 400m, 4x100, 4x200m, 4x400m relays, sprint medley and distant medley ... holds Virginia state record in 200m ... All-Metropolitan first team.


BEST MARKS: 55m, 6.34; 200m, 21.49; 400m, 47.22.