Miguel Aceves
Miguel  Aceves

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sacramento, Calif.

High School:
Florin HS '12

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 135

Event:
Distances

Major:
Sociology


06/30/2016

Record 61 Aggies earn Big West All-Academic

UC Davis has 89 honorees in fall, winter and spring combined

06/30/2016

UC Davis places 63 on Big West Academic squads

Conference announces winter and spring teams

04/29/2016

Causeway Classic sweep clinches Causeway Cup

UC Davis men win 105-87 while women edge Hornets 97-95 by winning final event

04/22/2016

Field events crew picks up three wins at Cal

Aggies open weekend at Brutus Hamilton meets

04/16/2016

Aggies win at Woody Wilson; Tokar soars at Beach

UC Davis competes in both halves of California during busy Saturday of track and field

Career Bests:

Event Mark Meet Date
 1500M  3:55.50  Causeway Classic Dual  5/1/15
 3000M  8:43.07  Causeway Classic Dual  5/1/15
 2000 Steeple  6:08.93  Aggie Open   3/14/15
 3000 Steeple  9:23.84  Big West Championships  5/15/15

2015: Saw action in six meets, posting All-Big West finish of eighth place in steeplechase (9:23.84)... Was third in 1,500 and fifth in 3,000 during Causeway Dual with Sacramento State... Ran primarily in distance races although did race once in 800 and twice in 1,500... Took fourth in steeple at UCLA Legends Inv and was fifth at Cal's Brutus Hamilton.

2014:
Raced in five events, including the 3,000 steeplechase at the Big West Championships, finishing 12th... It was the onlysteeplechase competition of the year for UC Davis... Was fourth in the 3K at the Aggie Open and 18th at the SFSU Distance Carnival... Took eighth in the 1,500 (3:57.97) at the Cal Opener.

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

CROSS COUNTRY: Ran in five races in 2014, including the Big West Championships and NCAA West Regional... Posted a season-best 14th place finish at the Aggie Open... Saw action in four meets as a freshman in 2013, taking 17th at the Aggie Open and 31st at the Doc Adams Open.

FLORIN HS '12: 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 sociology... 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.