UCLA Track & Field BIO
Austin O'Neil
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Austin O'Neil 1264221
Position: Distance
Other Position: Distance
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 150
Year: Senior
Hometown: Stevenson Ranch, Calif.
High School: Hart
Experience: 3 Years
2015 – A NCAA qualifier in the 1,500m … Competed in eight meets a junior … Set personal bests in the 1,500m (3:42.38), 5,000m (14:18.36) and the 800m (1:50.79) … Ran his personal best in the 1,500m at the prelims at the Pac-12 Championships … Won his section in the 5,000m at the Mt. SAC Relays with his PR of 14:18.36 … Claimed the 1,500m title at the Rafer Johnson/JJK Invitational with a time of 3:44.51 … Ran in four indoor meets … Placed seventh in the mile at the MPSF Championships with a personal best 4:04.33 … Won the mile in the season opener at the Lumberjack Team Challenge with a time of 4:22.18.
2014 - Competed in seven outdoor meets … Ran the 1,500m and 5,000m races … Posted a personal best of 3:49.38 in the 1,500m to finish second at the dual meet against rival USC … Ran a personal best 14:30.95 in the 5,000m at the San Francisco State Distance Carnival … Competed in five indoor meets … Ran a personal best 4:12.30 in the mile at the UW Husky Classic … A MPSF All-Academic selection.

2013 - Competed in nine events as a freshman … Ran a career best 3:51.11 in the 1,500m against TCU/LSU … Placed fourth in the 1,500m (3:51.99) against rival USC … Finished ninth against USC in his only 800m race of the season with a 1:56.93 … Placed ninth in the Texas State Elite Meet in the 1,500m with a 3:54.91 … Ran an indoor best 4:15.11 in the mile at the UW Invitational.

High School - Earned four varsity letters in cross country and track at Hart HS ... Competed for the Indians under coaches Darren James and Larry David ... Earned bronze in the 800m at the 2012 California State Indoor Track and Field Championships ... Set the Hart HS school record for the 800m (1:54.24) ... Earned All-Foothill League honors in both track and cross country ... All-CIF Division III in track his senior season ... Ran for the SCVAA Warriors Track Club as well as the SoCal Roadrunners Club in high school.

Personal - Son of Jim and Karen O'Neil ... Has a twin sister, Taylor ... Grandfather attended UCLA ... Undeclared major.
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