Junior Earns National Honor for Athletic, Academic Performances in 2012
Bears Sport 4 Jumpers, Hammer Thrower and 2 Distance Runners
High Jumpers Harrison Steed, Brian Carmichael Join 5000m Runner Chelsea Reilly
Scott Esparza Qualifies in Hammer, While Chad Jones Advances in Triple Jump
Golden Bears Vie for Spots at National Championships This Weekend
Junior: Posted a PR 8:23.10 in the 3000m at the Big Meet ... 10th in the 5000m at the Pac-10 Championships (14:21.18) ... competed in two events at the MPSF indoor meet, taking 15th in the mile (4:17.39) and 10th in the 5000m (PR 14:05.45) ... selected to the MPSF All-Academic team. Redshirted in 2009 and did not compete in 2010. Cross Country: Cal's No. 2 runner throughout the fall cross country season, placing 30th at the Pac-12 Championships and 25th at NCAA West Regionals ... had a break-through campaign in 2010 ... led Cal at both the USF Invitational (6th) and Bronco Invitational (9th) ... Cal's third runner across at the Pac-10 meet when he finished 19th, then captured All-Region honors by taking 18th at NCAA West Regionals ... placed 191st at NCAAs ... named second-team Pac-10 All-Academic ... in 2009, saw action in four races, including an eighth-place finish at the USF Invitational ... also 18th at the Stanford Invitational, which was second among Cal runners ... as a freshman in '08, competed at the Bronco Invitational (23rd) and Pac-10 championships (56th). Personal: Born Dec. 3, 1990, in Paris, France ... parents are Jean-Paul and Mathilde Chevee ... father earned his MBA at Cal ... also played basketball in high school ... molecular and cell biology major.
Career Best Marks Event Mark Date 3000m 8:23.10 April 16, 2011 5000m 14:05.45i Feb. 25, 2011