Miguel Aceves
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Sacramento, Calif.

High School:
Florin HS '12

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 135

Event:
Distances

Major:
International Relations

2013: Ran the 1,500 and steeplechase... Finished 2nd in the steeplechase at the Woody Wilson Classic.

HIGH SCHOOL: Competed in both cross country and track, qualifying for CIF Masters' Meets in both sports during his career... Was cross country MVP during junior year and league champion as a senior... Was third-place finisher at 2011 state cross country finals... Received Coaches Award during senior season track campaign... Was also a standout wrestling, posting a 52-20 record in 2011 and 2012, while also capturing a league title... Served as team captain in all three sports.

PERSONAL: Born in San Mateo, Calif.... Mother is Maria Topete... Majoring in international relations... Received Golden Panther Award and Academic Block honor at Florin HS... Principal's honor roll... Chose UC Davis because of the "happy people; my type of people"... Would like to see wings added to running shoes.