The Beach had seven individuals, plus both men’s and women’s teams earn All-Academic recognition.
LBSU OUTDOOR BESTS
2016 (Junior): Scored in the javelin at the Big West Championships ... Finished seventh overall with a season-best 135-09 ... Runner-up at the Anteater 4-Way Meet (127-05) ... Placed fifth at the USC Trojan Invitational (127-02) and sixth at the Big West Challenge (128-10) ... Also competed in the hammer throw ... Recorded a season-best 137-04 at the Ben Brown Invitational.
Junior College: Two-year member of the track & field team at American River College ... Led the Beavers to back-to-back Nor Cal Championships ... Individual Nor Cal champion in the javelin as a freshman ... Claimed the Big 8 Conference title, finished fourth at the Nor Cal Championships and placed fifth at the California State Championships in 2015 ... Also took first at the Mt. SAC Relays with a meet-record 139-02.
High School: Prepped at Placer High School where she competed in the pole vault and discus ... Helped the Hillmen to four consecutive Placer Valley League championships ... Won the individual title in the pole vault in 2011 and 2012 ... Advanced to the state meet as a junior ... Notched a lifetime-best 11-06 in the pole vault and 104-03 in the discus.
Personal: Majoring in American studies.
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8/1/2017 - Track & Field
LBSU Track & Field Earns USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors
6/29/2017 - Track & Field
51 Beach Student-Athletes Recognized As Academic All-Big West
6/26/2017 - Track & Field
Cooks Among Seven With LBSU Ties That Competed At USA Track & Field Championships
6/21/2017 - Track & Field
Riley Cooks, Jason Smith Lead Long Beach State Contingent At USATF Championships
6/14/2017 - Track & Field