Both advancers previously won Big West Conference titles in their respective events
Aggie senior finished sixth among 48 runners in first round
Top placers will advance to national finals at Oregon (June 7-10)
Dani Nafekh, Brynton Lemar and Alexis Brown receive top individual honors; student-athletes select recipients of six new awards
Okoroike (triple jump) and Redick (400 hurdles) make third career NCAA postseason appearances
|800M||2:05.72||Mt. Sac Relays||4/14/17|
|1500M||4:31.37||Causeway Classic Dual Meet||4/29/16|
|3000 Steeple||10:54.09||Brutus Hamilton Open||4/24/15|
2016: BIG WEST CHAMPION in the 800 and 4x400 relay... Also placed eighth in the 1500 to help secure the team championship for the Aggie women... Qualified for NCAA West Regional for the second consecutive year... Ran a two second PR of 2:06.74 at Sac State Open to move to No. 3 all-time... Won Causeway Classic Dual in the 800 (2:11.33) and placed third in the 1500 (4:31.37)... Competed at Stanford Invitational and Mt. Sac Relays... Won the 800 at Cal Opener to open her season... Also ran 400 best of 57.86 at Aggie Open.
2015: NCAA West Regional qualifer... Placed third at Big West Championships in both the steeplechase (10:54.09) and 800 (2:08.45) to earn All-Big West First Team honors... Won the 800 at Aggie Open and the 1500 at Sun Angel Classic... Time for 800 ranked fifth all-time in school history.
2014: Competed in middle distance events six times, including four times in steeplechase races... Grabbed fourth-place points at Big West Championships in steeple, finishing in 11:02.04... Time placed her eighth all-time at UC Davis... Also ran 1500 and 3000.
CROSS COUNTRY: Ran in six meets during sophomore season in 2014, including Big West Championships and NCAA West Regional... Was 13th at conference championships for first-place Aggies... Opened the season with seventh place at Aggie Open... Participated in four meets as a freshman... Had a season-best 22nd-place finish on home course during Doc Adams Open.
CANYON HS '13: Named as school's Athlete of the Year... Ran a 5k-best of 18:15 at the Clovis Invitational... Finished 37th at the CIF State Championsips for Cross Country... Ran the 800 and 1600 in track... Personal-best in the 800 is2:15.44 at the CIF-SS Division 2 Prelims... Was thirdin the 1600 with a 4:54.67 at the CIF-SS Division 2 Finals... Qualifiedfor 1600 atthe CIF State Championships.
PERSONAL: Born in Orange, Calif... Majoring in communication... Parents are Roberta and Ron Goins... Her triplet siblings, Olivia and Austin, also attend UC Davis and compete for the Aggies... Still holds Canyon High School's 1600m school record... Enjoys playing soccer...Jackie Robinson is her sports hero... Chose to attend UC Davis because the campus is beautiful, loves the college-town atmosphere and academics... Her mom is her non-sports hero... Loves to bake... Would love to visit Bora Bora... "Don't let the little things stop you from achieving the big things," is her advice others.