Melinda Zavala
Melinda  Zavala


Davis, Calif.

High School:
Davis HS '09


Middle Distance

Aeronautical Science & Engineering


Woody Wilson Provides Highlights For Aggies

UC Davis teams combine for seven wins during final home meet of the season


Women, Men Earns Thirds At Mondo Mid-Major

Aggies capture four events while picking up several career- and season-bests


Aggies' School Records Help Highlight Busy Track Day

School records set in men's and women's 10,000 as UC Davis competes in Bay Area meets


UC Davis Kicks Off Outdoor Season In Aggie Open

Aggies won five individual events and three relays

2011: Finished 13th in 800 (2:14.95) at Big West Conference Championships... Hit season-best 2:14.55 at Steve Scott Invite two weeks earlier, 2:14.58 at Brutus Hamilton Open... Ran 1,500 once, going 4:46.67 in Aggie Open.

2010: Redshirted.

CROSS COUNTRY: Joined team in 2011, appearing in Bronco Invite and Doc Adams Open.

DAVIS HS '09: Finished 2nd in 800 at Sac-Joaquin Section Division I meet after winning prelims at 2:19.60... Went on to place 4th at CIF-SJS Masters Meet with PR of 2:17.74... Won Delta Valley Conference 400 title (59.70)... Helped 4x400 relay to state championship berthin 2009... Coached by former Aggie Spencer Elliott... Won Coaches' Award as a junior and senior... Also proficient in soccer, earning Most Improved (2007) and Iron Woman (2008) awards for Davis Legacy club.

PERSONAL: Born in Sacramento, Calif.... Double-majoring in aeronautical science & engineering plus mechanical engineering... Parents are Roberto Zavala & Mary Ann Aguayo-Zavala.