2008: Big West qualifier in the 1500m, 5000m and 10000m ... Finished sixth at the conference championships in the 10000 with a time of 38:12.69 ... Ran the 5000m in a personal-best 17:14.94 at the Stanford Invitational ... That mark stands as the seventh-fastest time in school history ... Also notched a personal-record 4:41.46 in the 1500m at the Nike Invitational ... Established the fourth-best 3000m indoor time at 10:08.27.
2007: Big West qualifier in the 5000m ... Ran season-bests in the 1500m (4:45.11), 3000m (10:14.95), 5000m (17:42:57) and the 10000m (37:34.80).
2006: Big West qualifier in the 5000 and 10,000-meter races, just missing all-conference honors in the 10K with the 10th-fastest time in school-history at 37:21.74 ... Finished eighth in the 5000m after posting a mark of 17:33.57 at the Stanford Invitational ... Ran a season best in the 3000m at the Husky Invite (10:13.61).
High School: Ran cross country and track all four years ... League champion and finished sixth at the Division II state meet for cross country (2004) ... Won league titles in the 1600m and 3200m as a junior and senior ... Also involved in class council.
Personal: Majoring in marketing.
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