Cal Cross Country BIO
Kelsey Santisteban
Player Profile:
Kelsey Santisteban 1251054
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Castro Valley, Calif.
High School: Castro Valley HS

2013: Became the highest finishing Golden Bear in school history after placing 10th in the 2013 NCAA Championship in Terre Haute, Ind. with a time of 20:21.7 … earned All-American honors (first Golden Bear since 2011 season) with her top-10 finish at NCAAs … First Team All-Pac-12 performer … placed fifth at the NCAA West Regionals in Sacramento with a time of 19:29 … took third place at the Pac-12 Championships (21:18) … won three meets during the regular season, placing first in the USF Invitational (17:26.1), Sacramento State Invitational (16:23), and Pre-National meet in Terre Haute, Ind. (20:18.45) … finished fourth in the Panorma Farms Invitational in Virginia (16:51.8). 

Qualified for the state meet in the 3200 meters ... owns a PR of 4:53.75 in the 1600 and 10:35.55 in the 3200 ... runner-up in both events at the NCS Meet of Champions ... placed fifth at the state Division I cross country meet (17:29 for 5,000 meters) and won both the Stanford Invitational and North Coast Section meet ... as a junior, took 30th at the state cross country championships after claiming her first Stanford Invite crown ... a two-time league champion in cross country ... ran at Nike team nationals in 2010.
Personal: Born July 4, 1993 ... parents are James and Mary Santisteban ... undeclared major.
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