3 Key Points: Oyekanmi Joins Wranglers

  • Oyekanmi’s impressive collegiate stats at Long Island University
  • His academic achievements and degrees in business
  • Anticipation for the new season and his role with the Wranglers

From College Star to IFL Newcomer

Wrangler fans, gear up for an exciting season as the team welcomes a fresh talent, Tosin Oyekanmi, who’s ready to bring his A-game to the Indoor Football League. His college journey commenced at ASA College and, following splendid performances, brought him to Long Island University, where he shined as a star receiver.

Academic and Athletic Prowess

Not only did Oyekanmi secure his place as an athletic contender, but he also climbed the academic ladder, earning both a bachelor’s and master’s degree in business. This accomplishment is a testament to his dedication off the field, notably recognized by his placement on the NEC Spring 2022 Academic Honor Roll.

A Queens Native with a Passion for Football

Queens, New York, is where Oyekanmi’s love for football was kindled, thanks in large part to his friends’ influence early on. He remembers fondly, “Playing football was always something we did for fun at recess, and I started playing Pop Warner in fourth or fifth grade.” This camaraderie built a foundation that has carried him into his professional ambitions.

Playing Football with Purpose

The support from his family has been the driving force behind his relentless pursuit of football glory. His mantra, emphasizing his long journey, resonates with those understanding the sacrifices made for the love of the sport, “I didn’t come this far just to come this far.”

Oyekanmi’s Commitment to the Wranglers

Excitement bubbles at the prospect of new horizons as Oyekanmi ventures to the West Coast to don the Wranglers’ colors. His pledge to the fans? “The fans can expect me to be a playmaker who is exciting to watch, and I will be a team player and a leader.” Indeed, the Wranglers have themselves a player worth watching this season.

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Derek Johnson
Derek Johnson, a seasoned sports journalist with over a decade of expertise in covering the Indoor Football League (IFL), is renowned for his in-depth analysis and accurate reporting. Holding a degree in Sports Journalism from a Full Sail University, he has built a reputation for providing trustworthy and authoritative coverage of IFL events. His commitment to factual reporting is evident in his thorough research and ability to convey complex football strategies in an understandable manner. As a respected voice in the sports community, Derek's insights and reports are not only informative but also reflect a deep understanding of the IFL, making him a reliable source for fans and enthusiasts.

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