Alex Marakas
Position: Jumps
Other Position: High Jump
Height: 6'3"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Granite Bay, Calif.
High School: Granite Bay
Experience: 1 Year
2014 – Competed in six meets during his freshman campaign … High jumped and triple jumped for the Bruins … Cleared 6-7 in the high to place fourth in the dual meet against rival USC … Also triple jumped 44-9.75 to finish fourth against the Trojans.

High School – Attended Granite Bay High School in Granite Bay, Calif. … Competed four seasons on the baseball team and lettered one year for coach Jackie Nasca on the track team … Helped lead Granite Bay to the Sierra Foothills League title … High jumped a league and school record 6-9.50 … Also triple jumped 45-3 and long jumped 21-9.

Personal – Born March 21, 1995 in Sacramento, Calif. … Son of Chris and Sarah Marakas … Has two brothers named Ryan and Nick … Brother Ryan attends UCLA.