UCLA Cross Country BIO
Alimatu-Sadia Ibrahim
Player Profile:
Alimatu-Sadia Ibrahim 1649638
Height: 5'7"
Year: Redshirt Freshman
Hometown: Salaga, Ghana
High School: Santa Rosa

2014 – Competed in one race ... Placed 45th at the Nevada Twilight Classic (4k) with a time of 19:59 in the season opener.

2013 - Finished 27th at the Dual at the Rose Bowl in the 6k with a time of 25:55.14 in her only race of the season.

High School - Placed sixth in the 800m at the 2010 USATF Junior Olympics National Championship ... Three-year letterwinner in cross country and four-year letterwinner in track and field at Santa Rosa HS ... Broke a 17-year-old school record in the 800m, running 2:11.91 in 2013 ... 2013 Press Democrat Athlete of the Year ... Named the Santa Rosa HS Athlete of the Year in 2012-13 ... Earned 2011 Redwood All-Empire Track and Field Girl Athlete of the Year honors ... 2011 North Coast Section CIF 800m champion ... Three-time Redwood Empire champion and CIF State qualifier in the 800m ... Received Redwood All-Empire first-team honors from 2010-13.

Personal - Lists her biggest athletic thrill as winning the CIF North Coast Section 800m final and qualifying three times for the CIF Track and Field State meet ... Admires Allyson Felix, Dawn Harper, Alysia Montano and Lashinda Demus ... Hobbies include running, reading, listening to music and movies ... Born Sept. 27, 1994 in Salaga, Ghana ... Daughter of Ibrahim and Colleen Adamu ... Has an older sister, Ummu, and two younger brothers, Rasheed and Razak ... Biology major.

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