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
Payton Jordan Invitational Allows Several Runners to Post Best Times
Bears Break Six-Year Streak against Cardinal with Emotional Victory
Redshirt-Freshman (2012): Earned first-team All-America honors after placing eighth in the high jump at the NCAA Championships with a PR 7-2.50 ... the mark puts him ninth on Cal's all-time performer chart ... qualified for nationals with a sixth-place showing at the NCAA West Preliminary meet (7-1.50) ... finished eighth in the high jump at the Pac-12 Championships (7-0.25) ... best indoor clearance was 6-9.50 at the MPSF Championships (10th). Freshman (2011): Redshirted. High School: Placed fourth in the state meet his senior season with a leap of 6-9, while he was third at the CIF state championships as a junior (6-9) ... top mark as a senior was 6-10, which rated third in California in 2010, and he jumped 6-11 as a junior ... three-time all-county choice and named the Orange County Athlete of the Year in 2008 ... also played basketball his freshman and sophomore years. Personal: Born Sept. 6, 1991 ... parents are Bill and Carol Steed ... has three older brothers ... traveled to Rwanda in 2010 ... enjoys being a sports public address announcer ... interdisciplinary studies major.
Best Career Marks Event Mark Date High Jump 7-2.50 (2.20m) June 7, 2012