Cal Track & Field BIO
Collin Jarvis
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Collin Jarvis 1251129
Position: Distance
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Vista, Calif.
High School: Rancho Buena HS
Experience: 1 Letter

Collin Jarvis’ TFRRS Profile (for top performances and meet results)

  • The 2012 Pac-12 champion in the 3000m steeplechase
  • Ranks among Cal's all-time top 10 in the 3000m, 5000m and 3000m steeplechase
  • A second-team All-Pac-12 and All-West Region choice in cross country in 2011

2014: Did not compete in 2014.

2013: Set a new PR in the mile during the indoor season at the MPSF Indoor Championships (4:02.98) and finished 10th ... Also finished third in the 5000-meters with a time of 13:56.09 ... In the outdoor season, won the 5000-meters at the Tri-Meet vs. Michigan and Virginia with a mark of 14:02.60 ... Won the 3000-meter steeplechase at the Big Meet at Stanford on 4/20 with a time of 8:53.32 ... Set a new PR in the 3000-meter steeplechase (8:47.82) in the Pac-12 Championships, where he placed second .. Finished 34th at the NCAA West Qualifiers in the steeple with a time of 9:07.56.

2012: Captured the Pac-12 title in the 3000m steeplechase with a then-PR 8:48.08, joining Steve Sodaro as the only Cal runners to win the event at the conference meet ... also paced the Bears in the 3000m (8:05.88) and 5000m (13:42.31) ... placed 17th in the steeple at the NCAA West Preliminary meet ... indoors, placed fourth in the 3000m (7:53.43) in the 3000m at the MPSF Championships ... ranks among Cal's all-time top 10 performers in three events: 3000m (2nd, 7:53.43i), 5000m (4th, 13:42.31) and 3000m steeplechase (7th, 8:48.05).

2011: Redshirted outdoors ... during the indoor season, ran leadoff on Cal's distance medley relay ... took eighth in the 3000m at the MPSF meet (8:06.08).

2010: Moved into Cal's all-time top 10 in the 3000m with a time of 8:14.63 ... finished 13th in the 3000 steeplechase at the Pac-10 meet in 9:26.49 ... best time in the event came at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational (9:08.26).

Cross Country: Redshirted in 2012 ... the Bears' top cross country runner in the fall of 2011, leading the squad in all five of his races ... finished 11th at the Pac-12 Championships and 12th at the NCAA West Regional meet ... in 2010, paced the Bears at the Sac State Jamboree by finishing fourth overall ... also 22nd at the Pac-10 meet and 30th at NCAA regionals ... Cal's No. 3 runner at the NCAA Championships (130th) ... a key member of Cal's cross country team as a freshman in 2009 ... led the Bears with a runner-up finish at the USF Invitational ... placed second among Cal runners at the Stanford Invitational (17th overall) and the Pre-NCAA meet (84th) ... also took 55th at Pac-10's.

High School: Posted a time of 4:12.02 in the mile, which was the fourth-fasted mark among California high school runners in 2009 ... claimed state runner-up status in the 3200m with a time of 8:53.78 as a senior ... helped his high school cross country team to a pair of CIF titles ... named his school's scholar-athlete of the year.

Personal: Born Aug. 11, 1991, in San Diego, Calif. ... parents are Doug and Rebecca Jarvis ... enjoys surfing, spear fishing and rock climbing ... media studies major.

Career Best Marks
Event       Mark   Date
1500     3:48.25   March 31, 2012
Mile    4:02.98i   Feb 22, 2013
3000    7:53.43i   Feb. 25, 2012
3000SC   8:47.82   May 12, 2013
5000    13:42.31   April 6, 2012
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