Haley Adel
Haley  Adel


Sacramento, Calif.

High School:
Kennedy HS '16



Nutrition Science


Aggies split up between three SoCal events

The distance runners will make an appearance at the Mt. SAC relays, the throwers will participate in the Pacific Coast Intercollegiate, and the sprinters will be at the Bryan Clay Invitational


Aggies race to 14 top finishes at Woody Wilson Classic

Pertusati came away with two first place titles in both the men's hammer throw and the men's shot put


UC Davis hosts the Woody Wilson Classic

The Aggies will start the first day of the event with the hammer throw on Friday afternoon, while the remaining field and track events will take place on Saturday


Aggies head to Tempe for Sun Angel Classic

Meanwhile, an Aggie squad of four will be at the Chico State Distance Carnival & Twilight meet


Aggies win two field events at Bay Area invite

UC Davis secured the top two finishes in both the men’s triple jump and the women’s pole vault on the first day of the San Francisco State Distance Carnival

Career Bests:

Event Mark Meet Date
 1500m  4:44.34  Sac State Mondo Team Challenge 4/1/17
 5000m  17:35.51  San Francisco Distance Carnival 3/31/17
 10000m  36:39.20  Big West Track & Field Championships 5/12 - 5/13/17

Finished fifth in the 10000 (36:39.20) and seventh in the 5000 (17:38.68) at the Big West Championships to cap off a strong freshman season... Hit lifetime best of 17:35.51 at San Francisco State Distance Carnival... Finished fourth in 1500 (4:46.16) and 3000 (10:17.88) at Causeway Classic... 1500 best of 4:44.34 from Mondo Team Challenge, where she placed fourth.


CIF Division I state qualifier in cross country as a senior, finishing 35th… Finished fourth at the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section championships… Posted a best 5K time of 18:10 while helping the Cougars to a Metro Conference title… Also qualified for the state championships as a sophomore in 2013, finishing with a time of 19:39 -- the first representative at that meet from Kennedy HS since 1998… Posted top times on the track in the 800m (2:20.74), 1600m (5:05.84), and 3200m (10:51.79), en route to conference titles in all three events… Finished third at the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section finals in the 3200m (11:03.96) and fourth at the CIF Sac-Joaquin Masters Meet (10:51.79)… Also swept the trio of distances at the Metro League championships as both a sophomore and junior, and finished third in the latter distance at the section championship meet in each of those seasons.

Parents are Doug and Jessica… Has two siblings: Alexandra and Luke… Her mother, and two of her aunts, are UC Davis graduates… Lists "Grease" as her favorite movie… If she could play any other sport at UC Davis, it would be basketball… Her hobbies are Netflix and volunteering with the TCG Academy at Kennedy HS.