Cal Cross Country BIO
Giliat Ghebray
Player Profile:
Giliat Ghebray 1510037
Year: Junior
Hometown: Union City, CA
High School: Logan HS

Cal: Cross Country - Ghebray enters his senior season as one of Cal's top runners...clocked the second-fastest time on the team at the 2004 NCAA West Regional (52nd, 31:50)...posted four top 15 showings in 2003...improved 15 places at the 2003 Pac-10 Championships (39th, 26:14.80) from his freshman year and was the Bears' second fastest at the event...Cal's third-fastest performer at the 2003 NCAA West Regional (55th, 31:04)...earned the team's Most Inspirational Award as a of Cal's top five finishers at the 2002 Pac-10 meet (54th, 25:44).

Track - In 2005, recorded Cal's fastest time in the 5000m (14:04.00) at the Stanford Invitational to qualify for the NCAA West Regional...second all-time in Cal history in the 3000m (8:02.11i) and holds the school freshman record in the indoor mile (4:07.77).

High School: At James Logan HS, was the North Coast Section champion in cross country as a junior and the state meet, finished fourth in the 3200m as a junior and fourth in the 1600m as a senior.

Personal: Born Feb. 5, 1984 in Oakland...father is Berhane Mehari and mother is Genet, Yosef, is a freshman on the Cal cross country team...history major.

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