Gianna Fernandez
Gianna Fernandez

Player Profile

Morgan Hill, Calif.

High School:
Presentation HS




Stewart, Price Advance at West Regional Meet

Thunderstorms Delay Events by 3 Hours Friday in Austin


NCAA Berths on Line for Bears at West Regionals

More Than 30 Qualifiers Will Give Cal Strong Representation


Bears Qualify 29 Individuals, 2 Relays for Regionals

Top 12 Out of Each Event Will Advance to NCAA Nationals


Hammed Suleman Claims Pac-12 Long Jump

Junior Goes 25-11.50, Wins By Nearly a Foot and a Half


Bears Lower PRs in Distance Events

Payton Jordan Invitational Allows Several Runners to Post Best Times

  • Ranked fifth on Cal's all-time performer list in the high jump
  • PR effort of 5-9.75 at the 2011 Pac-10 meet earned her a fifth-place conference finish
  • Set school records in the high jump and triple jump at Presentation HS

Junior (2012): Led the Bears with a best of 5-9.25 in the high jump, a mark set achieved twice during the year - at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational and at NCAA West Preliminaries ... placed 16th at the preliminary meet ... also 10th at the Pac-10 Championships (5-6.50) and second in the Big Meet (5-6.50) ... during the indoor season, tied for sixth at the MPSF meet (5-6.00) ... named MPSF All-Academic indoors and honorable mention Pac-12 All-Academic outdoors. Sophomore (2011): Raised her Cal PR 6.5 inches from her freshman season ... finished 10th in the high jump at the MPSF indoor meet (5-4.50) ... named honorable mention Pac-10 All-Academic and to the MPSF All-Academic team. Freshman (2010): Had a season-best 5-3.25 in the high jump at the Stanford Invitational. High School: Named MVP of her Presentation HS team as a senior ... PR was 5-6 in the high jump ... also played two seasons of varsity volleyball. Personal: Born Sept. 28, 1990, in San Jose, Calif. ... parents are Mervyn and Brenda Fernandez ... father played football at San Jose State and professionally wiht the Los Angeles Raiders (NFL) and BC Lions (CFL) ... brother, Joe, was a wide receiver with the Seattle Seahawks in 2007 ... sociology major.

Career Best Marks
Event                 Mark   Date
High Jump   5-9.75 (1.77m)   May 14, 2011