Olawale Lawal
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    Olawale Lawal

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Mesquite, Texas

    High School:
    John Horn

    Height / Weight:
    6-3 / Hywt

    04/06/2013

    Drew Pineda, Olawale Lawal Repeat as NCBA Champions

    Pineda claimed his third straight NCBA title, while Lawal collected his second.

    04/07/2012

    Air Force Wins 19th NCBA Team Title

    Drew Pineda, Dan Starr, Casey Habluetzel and Olawale Lawal claimed individual titles.

    03/14/2012

    Wing Open Championships

    Photos from March 1, 2012.

    2012: NCBA national champion at heavyweight...NCBA regional champion at heavyweight...Wing Open champion at heavyweight...competed in just one bout during the regular season, winning a heavyweight bout of Friday Night Fights...2011: Member of the Air Force football team...received academic honors from the Mountain West Conference...2010: Member of the Air Force football team...received academic honors from the Mountain West Conference.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Horn High School...three-year letterwinner on the football team...earned first-team all-district honors...also competed as a high jumper and discus thrower on the track and field team.

    PERSONAL: Full first name is Olawale, but goes by Wale...son of Bola and Grace Lawal...has four brothers: Lanre, Bisi, Kunle and Tayo...born in Nigeria...majoring in materials chemistry...future career plans include working as an engineer with a chemistry background on weapons and explosives in the Air Force Research Lab...served as Wing Safety NCO and Flight Commander...named to the Dean's List every semester...attended the Academy's Prep School...served as squadron commander for one quarter...hobbies include watching movies and television shows, reading books and playing pick-up games of basketball, football and soccer...served as an Assault Course expert demonstrator during the second session of Basic Cadet Training...also spent part of the summer at Edwards AFB, Calif., with CSRP, working on ominiphobic fluorinated polymers...member of Cadet Squadron 13.

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