The men claim fifth overall and the women take sixth at the Pac-12 Championships Saturday in Santa Clarita, CA
The Bruins cross country team will host the Pac-12 Championships Saturday, October 27 at Robinson's Ranch Golf Course in Santa Clarita, Calif.
The Bruin men and women took fifth and tenth place, respectively, in Saturday's Bronco Invitational to conclude this weekend's doubleheader.
Men finish first, women place third in Reno
Bruins will compete in Reno this Friday
2011 - Competed at the Titan Invite (38th, 18:35.1) ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
2010 - Redshirt season ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
2009 - No. 5 runner for UCLA at the West Regional (126th, 23:29.19) and Pac-10s (62nd, 21:55.46) ... No. 2 runner at the Cal Poly Invite (5th, 18:43.9) ... No. 4 runner at the Notre Dame Invite (127th, 18:32) ... No. 5 runner at the Dave Murray Invite (22nd, 18:14) ... Placed 24th at the BYU Classic (19:36.4) ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
2008 - No. 6 runner at West Regionals (119th, 22:22.06) ... No. 7 runner at Pac-10s (77th, 22:24.92) and the Pre-NCAA Invite (186th, 22:41.1) ... No. 6 runner at Stanford Invite (83rd, 23:12) ... No. 3 runner at Big Wave Classic (5th, 14:51.30) ... No. 4 runner at UCI Invite (20th, 18:39.90).
High School - Four-year letterwinner in track and cross country ... Also earned two letters in basketball ... Served as team captain for the 2007-2008 cross/track seasons ... 2007 all-state honoree in cross country ... First athlete from her school to qualify for the state meet in cross country ... All-league and All-CIF honoree in cross country and track and field ... Was the 2008 Pacific League champion in the 800m ... Team's Most Outstanding Performer for cross country in 2006 ... Named school's Most Outstanding Runner twice for track and field and once for cross country ... Prep bests of 2:18.98 in the 800m, 4:58.79 in the 1600m and 11:05.00 in the 3200m.
Personal - Born June 6, 1990 in Monterey Park, CA ... Daughter of Jesse and Rio Martinez ... Has no siblings ... Chicana and Chicano Studies major.
CLick for Bruin Video