Top 12 Out of Each Event Will Advance to NCAA Nationals
Senior Runs PR 13.43 to Lead Bears at Pac-12 Championships
Junior Goes 25-11.50, Wins By Nearly a Foot and a Half
Tom Blocker Helps Cal Capture Big Meet
Bears Break Six-Year Streak against Cardinal with Emotional Victory
Junior: Recorded a season-best 22.06 in the 200m at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational ... paced the Bears indoors in both the 200m (22.64) and 400m (49.00) ... 23rd in the 400m at the MPSF meet (49.64) ... named MPSF All-Academic and honorable mention Pac-12 All-Academic. Sophomore: Timed in 10.90 in the 100m at the Johnny Mathis Invitational ... had a limited campaign outdoors and did not compete indoors. Freshman (2010): Had a strong Big Meet with PR efforts in the 200m and 400m ... a member of Cal's 4x100m and 4x400m relays ... 12th in the 400m preliminaries at the Pac-10 meet ... helped Cal's distance medley relay to a runner-up finish at the MPSF Championships ... best time for the quartet was 9:32.11 (MPSFs), which stands as the No. 2 time in school history. High School: Set Jesuit HS records in the 200m (21.49) and 400m (47.69) ... also had a PR of 10.86 in the 100m ... voted his team's most valuable sprinter three times, helping his team to three straight section titles ... chosen first-team all-city as a senior ... in addition to track, also played football, where he was the 2009 team MVP, and baseball ... member of the National Honor Society and recipient of his school's Principal Award ... served as class vice president as a senior ... high school track coach was former Cal hurdler Rod Jett. Personal: Born Oct. 2, 1990 ... parents are Patrick and Penny Blocker ... the youngest of four siblings ... business administration major.
Career Best Marks Event Mark Date 100 10.90 April 2, 2011 200 21.74 April 10, 2010 400 48.32 April 10, 2010