Senior Rianna Goins hits No. 5 all-time 400-meter mark
UC Davis has 89 honorees in fall, winter and spring combined
Conference announces winter and spring teams
Aggie women win title for fourth time in the past five years
Aggies score in both the heptathlon and decathlon ahead of next week's full Big West Track and Field Championships
|800M||1:50.36||Causeway Classic Dual||5/1/15|
|1500M||3:53.94||Causeway Classic Dual||4/29/16|
2016: Earned All-Big West honorable mention in the 800 placing fourth (1:51.35)... Anchored the 4x400 relay team to a fourth-place finish... Posted a season-best time at Stanford Invitational (1:50.50)... Broke the 1:52 mark at six different meets... Won the 800 at Causeway Classic for the second consecutive year (1:53.94)... Also placed fourth in the 1500 in a lifetime best (3:53.94).
2015: Finished sixth in the 800 at the Big West Championships (1:51.70)... Ran a two-second lifetime best at Causeway Classic to win the meet and catapult into the school's record books... Time of 1:50.36 broke the meet record and placed him No. 5 all-time at UC Davis... Won his heat at the Brutus Hamilton Challenge in 1:52.10, a PR at the time... Posted season-best in the 1500 at Bryan Clay Invitational (3:54.40).
2014: Saw action in seven meets, posting season-best time in 800 of 1:52.50 at Big West Championship prelims... Crossed 1,500 finish line in 3:59.72 at Brutus Hamilton Open for his best time in that race.
2013: Middle distance runner who saw action in both 800 and 1,500... Had season-best time of 1:53.62 in the 800 while finishing fifth at the Big West Championships... Went 3:55.90 to take fifth at the Causeway Dual for his season-best in that event... Competed in seven meets altogether.
CROSS COUNTRY: Top-100 finisher at NCAA West Regionals... Finished as the top Aggie at the 2015 Stanford Invitational, running a lifetime best of 24:23... Placed top-15 at UCR Invitational running 24:42... Ran in five meets during his junior season in 2014, including Big West Championships and NCAA West Regionals... Posted top-100 finish at tough ISU Pre-Nationals... Was 23rd at WCC Preview... Competed in three meets as a sophomore... Had his best 8K time of the season at the Inter-Regional Jamboree in Sacramento on Oct. 4, crossing the line with a time of 25:53 to finish 95th... Also had a time of 26:14.03 at the Pre-National Invitational in Terre Haute, Ind. Competed five times as a freshman, including both Big West and West Region championships... Placed 22nd at conference, third among Aggie scorers.
BREA OLINDA HS '12: Coached by Aggie alumnus Jeremy Mattern... Two-time CIF state championships qualifier in cross country, placing 9th and 15th in junior and senior seasons, respectively... Helped Wildcats to team Division III title in 2010, a program first... Finished 3rd in 800 (prep PR of 1:54.10) among Div. III competitors at 2012 Southern Section Championships... Also qualified for sections in 3,200 and 4x400 relay... Improved from 14th in 800, 8th in mile as a junior... BOHS Scholar-Athlete of the Year and salutatorian.
PERSONAL: Born in Anaheim Hills, Calif.... Majoring in electrical engineering... Parents are Thomas Nguyen and Elizabeth Le... Career highlight was Brea Olinda's team championship in 2010.