UCLA Track & Field BIO
Alex Marakas
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Alex Marakas 1802538
Position: Jumps
Other Position: High Jump
Height: 6'3"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Granite Bay, Calif.
High School: Granite Bay
Experience: 1 Year

2015– Competed in the UCLA vs. USC duel in the High Jump and jumped 6‘6.75” and placed 4th…Competed in the UCLA Legends Invitational in High Jump and jumped 6’9” and placed 3rd….Arizona State Pac-12 vs. Big 10 Invitational triple jumped 47’6.25” and placed 2nd and high jumped 6’6.75” and placed 10th.

…Indoor MPSF Track & Field Championships in high jump jumping 6’6.25” placing 13th

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.

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