Cal Cross Country BIO
Player Profile:
CAL: Cross Country - Carballo enters his third season on the Cal team after earning his first letter in 2001...the Bears' top returning runner from both the 2001 NCAA West Regional (56th, 33:12.8) and the 2001 Pac-10 championships (35th, 26:00.5)...led Cal at the Stanford Invitational, placing 18th (11:54) on the 4000m short course...earned second team Academic All-Pac-10 recognition in cross country and track and field as a sophomore...competed in two events as a freshman...his best finish was 18th (28:08.16) at the San Francisco State Invitational. Track - As a redshirt freshman in 2002, ran the 1500m through 10,000m...finished 10th (31:49.45) in the 10K at the Pac-10 championships...redshirted the 2001 season. High School: Competed in track and cross country for three years each at Cathedral City HS...finished seventh at the state Division II cross country championships...1999 Desert Valley League cross country champion...1999 and 2000 3200m league champion...helped lead his team to the 1999 league cross country title and to the 2000 track and field league crown...set 3-mile PR of 15:15 and 5000m PR of 15:49 at the Woodward Park Course...involved in community service. Personal: Born Sept. 6, 1982 in El Salvador...mother is Dora Garcia...has an older brother, Jose...mathematics major.
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