Kira Rienecker
Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
San Jose, Calif.

High School:
Pioneer HS '10

Height:
5-9

Position:
Heptathlon

Major:
Genetics

2012: Lone Aggie at Big West Conference heptathlon, placing 12th (4,185)... Posted season-best 4,240 at Mondo Mid-Major three weeks earlier... Also competed in 100 hurdles in four other meets, hitting best of 15.43 at Hornet Invitational.

2011: Led Aggies in long jump with 4.71m (15-5.5) in Woody Wilson Classic... Also competed in 200 (26.38), 100 hurdles (15.79), high jump (1.32m, 4-4) in various meets in preparation for heptathlon.

PIONEER HS '10: Central Coast Section finalist in 200 (6th), 100 hurdles (7th) and long jump (8th) as a senior... Select prep PRs include 12.46 in 100, 25.78 in 200, 14.98 in 100 hurdles, 1:08.08 in 400 hurdles, 17-4.25 in long jump... Qualified for sectionals in five events in 2010, four in 2009... Two-time team MVP plus Field MVP as a sophomore... Competed at Junior Olympics in heptathlon in 2009 as member of Fox Athletic Club... Lifetime CSF member, won National AP Scholar Award and honored as class valedictorian.

PERSONAL: Born in San Francisco, Calif.... Regents Scholar majoring in genetics... Parents are Erich Rienecker and Lisa Boissler... Proudest personal accomplishment was organizing PHS' first Environmental Fair Celebrating Earth Day event... Career plans are to become a NASA mission specialist in biology and epigenetics.