Sophomore Becomes Second Golden Bear in 3 Years to Win 3000-meter Event
Cal Visits Hayward Field for Weekend Meet Full of National Powers
Cal Wins 10 Events during Annual Meet that Honors Hall of Fame Coach
Weekend Meet Honors Former Hall of Fame Coach
Sophomore (2012): Led the Bears with a throw of 135-2 in the javelin from the Big Meet, where she place second ... the effort puts her ninth all-time at Cal ... took 12th in the javelin at the Pac-12 meet (134-0) ... named honorable mention Pac-12 All-Academic. Redshirt-Freshman (2011): Moved into ninth on Cal's all-time javelin performer list with a throw of 129-5 at the Cal Outdoor Opener ... named honorable mention Pac-10 All-Academic. Freshman (2010): Redshirted. High School: A state finalist in the 4x400m relay as a senior ... received her school's Coaches Award ... earned all-section and all-league honors ... 4x400m relay set a school record ... also played basketball and was a member of the cross country team ... in basketball, named team MVP. Personal: Born April 22, 1991 ... parents are Rick and Ginny Bruzzone ... has a long line of relatives who graduated from Cal, including her grandfather, John Ricksen, who is a member of the Cal Athletic Hall of Fame (basketball, tennis) ... her brother, Ted, played football for the Bears, while another brother, Joe, was a member of the baseball team ... enjoys traveling and cooking ... has volunteered for the Nicholas Colby Fund, a non-profit organization that helps children with cancer ... business administration major.
Career Best Marks Event Mark Date Javelin 135-2 (40.85m) April 14, 2012