Elijah Wells
Elijah Wells

Player Profile
Lake View Terrace, CA

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 165



2009 - Placed eighth in the 400m at the West Region Championships (48.21) ... Finished 10th in the 400m at Pac-10s (47.89) ... Placed third in the 400m against USC (47.53) and second against Oregon (48.05) ... Cal/Nevada runner-up in the 400m (47.75) ... In indoor track, ran on the NCAA provisional DMR team ... Lumberjack Invite 400m champion (48.95) and ran on the winning 4x400m relay (3:19.93) ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll.

2008 - Finished 11th in the 400m at West Regionals (47.79) and Pac-10s (47.53) ... Ran a lifetime-best of 47.68 in the 400m against USC, finishing third overall ... Cal/Nevada 400m champion (48.02) ... Also won the 400m (48.01) at the UCLA Invite ... In indoor track, earned All-American honors as a member of the seventh-place distance medley relay team (9:35.74).

2007 - Finished fifth as a member of the 4x400m relay at the West Region Championships ... Placed fifth in the 200m at the UCSD Invite (21.51) and at USC (21.84) ... Finished second in the 400m (47.99) at the Cal/Nevada Championships ... Ran on the winning 4x400m relay team at the UCLA Invite.

2006 - Finished 11th in the 400m at the Pac-10 Championships ... Ran a 47.16 in the 400m at the Jim Bush Invitational ... Against USC, placed third in the 400m (47.42) ... Finished sixth in the 400m at the RJ/JJK Invite (47.85) ... Won the Cal/Nevada Championships 400m title (47.43) ... Earned All-American honors at the NCAA Indoor Championships on the 4x400m relay that placed seventh ... Finished seventh in the 400m (47.68) at the MPSF Championships.

High School - Letterwinner in track and field ... League Champion in the 200m, 400m, 4x100m and 4x400m ... Named MVP and Most Outstanding Sprinter of the Taft track team ... Top prep times of 21.31 in the 200m and 47.61 in the 400m.

Personal - Born September 10, 1987 in Northridge, CA ... Son of Elijah and Patricia Wells ... Has one brother, Patrick and two sisters, Elise and Patrice ... Pre-Sociology major.

2006 - Indoor 4x400m Relay 2008 - Indoor Distance Medley Relay

Wells' Best Times
Outdoor 200m - 21.31
Indoor 200m - 22.38
Outdoor 400m - 46.78
Indoor 400m - 47.68