Alycia Cridebring
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Pleasant Hill, Calif.

High School:
College Park HS '10

Height:
5-5

Position:
Middle Distances/Distances

Major:
Environmental Science & Management

2013: Cemented her name on two top-10 lists... Set a school record (15:49.05) and placed 2nd in the 5,000 at Stanford's Payton Jordan Invitational and moved to No. 3 in the 1,500 (4:21.14) while finishing 3rd in the Olympic Development section at the Mt. SAC Relays... Had the two fastest times on the team in the former and two of the top three in the latter... Ran in the NCAA Regional Prelim in the 5K... Was 3rd in 800 at Big West Championships in 4:30.77.

2012: BIG WEST CONFERENCE CHAMPION in 1,500, posting 4:32.38 in prelim, 4:32.52 in final... Also placed 2nd in 5,000 (16:59.38) at conference... NCAA West Prelim qualifier in 5K... Led Aggies with 4:23.75 at Payton Jordan Cardinal Invite, good for 4th in school history... Previous best had been 4:24.55, also set at Stanford... Finished 2nd in 5K behind teammate Sarah Sumpter at Mt. SAC Relays, hitting season-best 16:30.23, 4th all-time at UC Davis... Broke 17-minute mark on three occasions... Ran indoor 3K of 9:26.97 at Husky Classic, 2nd in school history behind Kim Conley's 9:19.16.

2011: NCAA West Prelim qualifier in 1,500... Placed 3rd (4:29.08) at Big West Conference Championships... Moved into school's outdoor top 10 with 4:28.57 at Mondo Mid-Major... Improved to season-best 4:27.71 at Brutus Hamilton Invite, 6th in school history... Earned Big West Track Athlete of the Week honors for that performance.

UC DAVIS CROSS COUNTRY: Three-time All-Big West Conference runner... USTFCCCA All-West Region as both a junior and senior, adding All-Academic honors from the organization as well for 2013... Was 3rd at the Big West Championships as a junior and 7th as a senior... Led UC Davis with a 19th-place finish at the regional meet last November... Was a member of Aggies' conference championship team in 2011.

COLLEGE PARK HS '10: Finished 26th at CIF state cross country meet as a senior, advancing by virtue of 3rd-place showing (17:18) at North Coast Section meet a month before... Captured North Coast Section and Diablo Foothill Athletic League titles as a freshman... Two-time state championships qualifier in 1,600 during track & field season, placing 9th and 6th as a junior and senior, respectively... Selected as school's Athlete of the Year... Also lettered in soccer, earning second-team All-DFAL honors as a junior... Played club ball for Heritage Strikers (Pleasant Hill) for 11 years.

PERSONAL: Born in Concord, Calif.... Majoring in environmental science & management... Parents are Patrick Cridebring and Diane Croteau... Proudest personal accomplishment was breaking the five-minute mile.