Natalie Cooper
Natalie  Cooper

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Ventura, Calif.

High School:
Buena HS '15

Height:
5-6

Event:
Distance

Major:
Neurobiology, Physiology & Behavior


06/30/2017

Aggies shine on Big West All-Academic Teams

A total of 57 student-athletes honored for their work in the classroom from winter and spring sports

05/12/2017

Beattie wins Big West title with record jump

UC Davis opens action at conference championships

04/15/2017

Aggie T&F scores high marks in Davis, Long Beach

Morgan Bertsch (high jump) and Natsumi McGee (200 meters) each hit all-time Top 5 marks

04/12/2017

UC Davis hosts 2017 Woody Wilson Classic

Aggie track & field splits up to home meet, Mt. SAC, Beach Invite

03/31/2017

Goins leads distance crew at Bay Area meets

Senior steeplechaser moves into school's all-time top 10

Career Bests:

Event Mark Meet Date
 1500M  4:50.22  Sacramento State Hornet Invitational  3/17 - 3/19/17
 3000M  10:41.51  Aggie Open 2017  3/11/17
 3000 Steeple  11:38.67  San Francisco State Distance Carnival  3/31/17

2017: Conference Qualifier in the steeplechase... Hit lifetime best of 11:38.67 at SF Distance Carnival... Runner-up in the event at Woody Wilson Classic... Achieved PR of 4:50.22 in the 1500 at Hornet Invitational.

2016:
Finished thirteenth in the steeplechase at the Big West Championships... PR of 11:41.35 from San Francisco Distance Carnival... Also ran 4:54.24 in the 1500 at Cal Opener.

BUENA HS '15

Three-year varsity starter in soccer for the Bulldogs... First-team all-league and team captain as a senior as a center midfielder... Four-year varsity letter winner in track and field... Named distance runner of the year as a freshman and most improved as a sophomore... Advanced to the CIF state preliminaries for three consecutive seasons in the 1600m... Posted a personal best time of 5:10 in the event... Posted a personal best of 2:21 in the 800m.

PERSONAL
Parents are Christopher and Betsy -- both of whom were members of the Aggies' swimming and diving teams... Has an older sister, Megan, who also attends UC Davis... Played seven seasons of soccer with the Ventura FC and would play soccer at UC Davis if she wasn't a member of the cross country team... Lists "Good Will Hunting" as her favorite movie... Puts riding an elephant in Thailand at the top of her bucket list.