Jasmine Askew ran a lifetime-best in the 400m
49er men take first, women place second
49er men in first, women in third
LBSU will send 17 athletes to the one-day meet in Fresno
Freshman Willie Alexander registered a school record in the long jump
2014 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP QUALIFIER
2014 ALL-BIG WEST PERFORMER
TWO-TIME NCAA WEST PRELIMINARY QUALIFIER
LBSU OUTDOOR BESTS
1500m - 3:56.96
3000m - 8:36.62
5000m - 14:07.3 (School Record)
10000m - 29:12.46
LBSU INDOOR BESTS
3000m - 8:18.01
5000m - 14:09.93
2014 (Sophomore): Received honorable mention All-America distinction in the 10000m ... Finished 20th overall at the NCAA Championships ... Also earned all-conference honors as the 10K runner-up at the Big West Championships ... Clocked in with a personal-best 29:12.46, which ranks second in program history ... Placed fifth at the NCAA West Preliminary (29:33.74) to punch his ticket to the national championships ... Established a school-record 14:07.3 in the 5000m at the Stanford Invitational ... Competed in two indoor meets ... Notched lifetime bests of 8:18.01 in the 3000m and 14:09.93 in the 5000m.
2013 (Freshman): NCAA West Preliminary qualifier in the 5000m ... Scored in the 5000m at the Big West Championships, coming in fourth place ... Established a then personal-best 14:12.89 at the Mt. SAC Relays ... That performance earned him Big West Men's Track Athlete of the Week honors (April 23) ... Also established an indoor season-best 8:30.87 in the 3000m at the Husky Classic.
Previous College: Competed one year in cross country at Queens University of Charlotte ... Runner-up at the Conference Carolinas Championship with an 8K time of 24:38.1 ... Placed third at the Division II Southeast Regional 10K (31:18.5) ... Redshirted the track season.
High School: Earned four letters in cross country at Warren High School in Downey ... Named team MVP as a junior and senior ... Established personal bests in the three-mile (14:36) and two-mile (9:13).
Personal: Member of the 49er cross country team ... Earned an individual berth to the 2013 NCAA Cross Country Championships after finishing 10th overall at the West Regional ... Became the first 49er to qualify for the national meet in the modern era of NCAA cross country (since 1980) ... Majoring in history.
- Recruiting Information
- Men's Track & Field Questionnaire
- Women's Track & Field Questionnaire
- Contact Information
- Head Coach Andy Sythe - Jumps, Multis
- Shawn Winget - Distances
- LaTanya Sheffield - Sprints, Hurdles
- Cory Loebl - Throws
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