2010 Track - Placed 23rd in the 1500m at the NCAA Preliminary Round (3:53.77) ... Eighth at Pac-10s in the 1500m (3:45.21) ... Ran a lifetime-best in the 800m at the Oxy Invite (1:49.35) ... Won the 1500m against USC (3:44.62) ... Placed third in the 1500m against Oregon (3:47.83) ... Placed second in the invite section of the mile at the Texas Relays (4:05.37) ... Won the Cal/NV 1500m title with a meet record and lifetime-best mark of 3:42.13 ... That mark also ranks ninth all-time in UCLA history ... In indoor track, earned all-america honors with the DMR that placed sixth at NCAA Championships in a time of 9:39.20 ... Ran a lifetime-best of 4:00.33 at the Alex Wilson Invite (ranks fifth all-time in school history) ... Ran on the winning DMR (9:31.07, school record) at the MPSF Championships ... Also placed second in the mile at MPSF (4:02.16)..
2009 Track - Placed ninth in the 1500m at the West Regional (3:48.98) ... Finished 16th in the 1500m (3:50.18) and 16th in the 5000m (14:40.39) at Pac-10s ... Runner-up in the 1500m against USC (3:46.86) ... Won the RJ/JJK Open 1500m (3:48.74) and was fourth in the invite mile (4:08.13) ... Cal/NV runner-up in the 5000m (14:17.05) ... In indoor track, had a top mile time of 4:02.33, an NCAA provisional mark ... Also ran on the NCAA Provisional qualifying DMR.
2008 Cross Country - Named Most Improved by the team ... UCLA's final scorer at NCAAs (208th, 31:55.6) ... No. 4 runner at West Regions (35th, 30:11.28), the Dellinger Invite (25th, 24:54.81) and at the Big Wave Classic (4th, 15:22.43) ... No. 3 runner at Pac-10s (22nd, 24:25.10) ... No. 1 runner at UCI Invite (3rd, 25:24.40).
2008 Track - Placed fifth in both the 800m (1:54.41) and 1500m (3:49.45) against USC ... Finished sixth in both the 800m (1:54.82) and 1500m (3:52.91) at the Oregon Dual ... Placed third in the mile at the RJ/JJK Invite (4:05.26) ... Finished third in the 800m at the Cal/Nevada Championships (1:52.05) ... Earned All-American honors at the NCAA Indoor Championships as a member of the distance medley relay team (7th, 9:35.74) ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
2007 Cross Country - No. 6 runner at West Regionals (72nd, 32:02.30) and the Pac-10 Championships (41st, 23:58.5).
Summer 2007 - Placed 15th in the 1500m (3:57.71) at the USATF Junior National Championships. 2007 Track - Finished 18th in the 1500m at the West Region Championships (3:49.44) ... Was 13th in the 1500m at Pac-10s (3:51.64) ... Against USC, was fifth in both the 800m (lifetime-best, 1:52.06) and 1500m (3:54.44) ... Finished second in both the 800m (1:52.77) and 1500m (3:50.28) at the RJ/JJK Invite ... Also placed second in the 1500m at the UCLA (3:51.92) and CSUN Invites (3:57.58) ... Ran 3:47.40 in the 1500m at the UCSD Invite ... In indoor track, had a top mile time of 4:19.63.
2006 Cross Country - Named Most Outstanding Freshman Male Runner by the team ... UCLA's No. 3 runner at the NCAA Championships, finishing 150th in a time of 33:04.4 ... The Bruins' No. 5 runner at the West Region Championships (52nd, 31:49.30) ... UCLA's No. 7 runner at the Pac-10 Championships (55th, 25:09.55).
High School - Four-year letterwinner in track and cross country ... Seven-time All-Delta ... Five-time All-Metro ... Two-time All-CIF ... Two-time All-State ... Won five individual section championships ... Four-year captain for track and cross country ... Four-year MVP for track and cross country teams ... Helped team to Delta League titles in 2005 and 2006, and the San Joaquin Section title in 2006 ... Prep best of 4:09.70 in the 1600m is No. 12 on the 2006 U.S. Prep List (the time also set a new Sacramento Meet of Champions Record) ... 800m best of 1:52.09 is No. 25 on the 2006 U.S. Prep List ... Also had a prep best of 9:15 in the 3200m.
Personal - Born June 4, 1988 in Los Gatos, CA ... Son of John and Carmen Patterson ... Has two brothers, John and Julian ... Pre-Political Science major.
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