Cal Sends 4 Individuals, 1 Relay to Compete in Eugene, Ore.
Bears Advance 2 Long Jumpers to National Championships
More Than 30 Qualifiers Will Give Cal Strong Representation
Top 12 Out of Each Event Will Advance to NCAA Nationals
Senior Runs PR 13.43 to Lead Bears at Pac-12 Championships
- The 2012 Pac-12 runner-up in the long jump
- An NCAA qualifier to the 2011 indoor meet, where he placed 12th in the triple jump
- Captured the 2009 California state title in high school with an effort of 49-7.50 in the triple jump
- The 2009 East Bay Boys' Track & Field Athlete of the Year (Contra Costa Times)
Junior (2012): Set an outdoor PR in the triple jump with a leap of 52-1.25 at the Jim Click Invitational in Tucson ... qualified for the NCAA West Preliminary meet in both the long jump and triple jump ... the Pac-12 runner-up in the long jump with a mark of 25-5.50w ... had Cal's best triple jump during the indoor season, going 50-11.00 in Albuquerque. Sophomore (2011): Moved into Cal's all-time top 10 in the triple jump with an indoor mark of 52-10.75 at the MPSF meet, capturing the conference title ... the mark puts him ninth on the Bears' performer list ... earned a spot at the NCAA Indoor Championships and placed 12th with a best of 50-11.50 ... also took sixth in the MPSF long jump competition with a mark of 22-11.75 and had a season-best performance of 24-6.25 in Seattle in January ... posted distances of 50-9.50 in the triple jump and 22-1.00 in the long jump outdoors before an injury shortened his season in late March and he received a medical redshirt year. Freshman (2010): As a freshman, led the Bears in both the long jump (24-8.50) and triple jump (49-9.25) ... also ran a 10.95 100 and 23.34 in the 200 ... finished third in the long jump (24-7.25) and seventh in the triple jump (48-10.00) at Pac-10s ... placed 15th in the long jump at the NCAA West Preliminary meet (24-4.50), but didn't record at mark in the triple jump ... during the indoor season, tied for third in the long jump at the MSPF Championships (24-6.25) and was fifth in the triple jump (49-2.25). High School: Set high school PRs of 51-2 in the TJ and 24-1 in the long jump ... also recorded a height of 6-4 in the high jump ... played two years of high school basketball. Personal: Born July 14, 1990, in Berkeley, Calif. ... social welfare major.
Career Best Marks Event Mark Date 60m 7.16i Feb. 12, 2011 100m 11.14 March 3, 2012 Long Jump 24-8.50 April 3, 2010 Triple Jump 52-10.75i Feb. 26, 2011