Stephanie Eckels
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
San Jose, Calif.

High School:
Silver Creek HS '05

Height:
5-7

Position:
Sprints/Triple Jump

Major:
Psychology

2009: Scored 3.0 team points at Big West Conference Championships, placing 6th in triple jump (11.94m, 39-2.25)... Also finished 11th in long jump (5.58m, 18-3.75), 20th in 100 (12.60) and 5th as leadoff leg of 4x400 relay (3:48.79)... Long jump effort was her best wind-legal performance of the year... Had wind-aided 5.65m (18-6.5) at Sac State Open... Moved into 6th all-time at UC Davis with 11.98m (39-3.75) triple jump during Aggie Open... Jumped at two indoor meets, posting 11.51m (37-9.25) at Husky Invite, good for 5th in Aggie history... Also ran 200 in each stop, crossing in 8.11 at UW Invitational.

2008: Competed at Big West Conference meet as part of 5th-place 4x400 relay (3:47.18)... Ran season-best 100 of 12.29 at UCLA, 8th in school history... Fastest 200 marks were 25.55 in home quad (wind-aided) and 25.81 at All-Cal Challenge (wind-legal).

2007: Advanced to two finals at Div. I Independent Championships, placing 8th in 100 (12.49), 5th in 200 (25.57)... Had best 200 in season opener at Stanford, posting 25.09, 7th in school history... Also ran 100 of 12.42, another season best... Leadoff runner of school-record 4x100 of 45.77, set during Sacramento State Dual... Ran indoors at Husky Classic, posting 60 time of 8.05.

2006: Redshirted... Ran unattached at Sacramento State's Hornet Invite, posting season-best 200 of 25.78.

SILVER CREEK HS '05: Finished 4th in 100 (12.42), 6th in 200 (25.70) at 2005 Central Coast Section championship... Also Blossom Valley Athletic League 100 title that year... Placed 5th in 100 (12.48), 4th in 200 (25.16) and won 4x400 relay at CCS meet as a junior... Was BVAL runner-up in both events in 2004.

PERSONAL: Born in Oakland, Calif.... Majoring in psychology... Parents are Robert & Regina Eckels... Proudest personal accomplishment was winning 4x400 relay at CCS meet and breaking school record by three seconds.