Junior (2006): Clocked a lifetime-best 4:49.46 in the 1500 meters at the USATF Pacific Championships...ran a lifetime-best 17:57.35 in the 5000 meters at the Stanford Invitational.
Sophomore (2005): Mayeda posted her season-best in the 3000m (11:19.94) at the Bay Area Blast Off.
2003: Redshirted indoor and outdoor seasons.
Cross Country: Also competes for Cal's cross country team ... In the 2005 season Mayeda had a season best time of 19:00.60 at the Aggie Open, in which she finished 15th ... Finished 48th (22:52) at the 2005 Pac-10 Championships ... Finished 116th (22:57) at the 2005 NCAA Regional ... Finished 90th (25:05) at the 2004 Pac-10 Championships ... Ran a 24:40.00 to take 57th at the 2003 Pac-10 Championships.
High School: Mayeda attended Aptos High School in Aptos, Calif. ... Cross country team captain in 2000 and 2001 ... Team captain in track for 2002 .... PRs are 1600m (5:14) and 3200m (11:31) ... Aptos High was CCS Division II cross country runner-up in 1998 and CCS Division I cross country runner-up in 2000.
Personal: Born on Nov. 26, 1984, in Oakland, Calif....parents are Robert and Dorothy Mayeda...both parents earned masters degrees at Cal and father, Robert, was an undergrad at Cal...sister, Mary, attends Cal...double major in integrative biology and public health (emphasis: biostatistics)...works as a research intern at the California Department of Health Services Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Branch...undergrad lab assistant in Dr. George Brooks' exercise physiology lab at Cal.