Miguel Aceves
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Sacramento, Calif.

High School:
Florin HS '12

Height:
5-8

Major:
International Relations

2013: Ran in four meets for the Aggies as a sophomore... Finished a season-best 17th at the Aggie Open (6K) with a time of 19:34... Posted his best 8K time at the Doc Adams Open on Nov. 9, crossing the line in 31st with a time of 25:44... also ran 26:12.5 at the Santa Clara Bronco Invite (157th) on Oct. 19 and a time of 27:36 (149th) at the Stanford Invitational on Sept. 28.

2012: Ran in two meets for the Aggies in his first year on campus...Finished a season-best 45th at the Doc Adams Open (8K) with a time of 26:03...Crossed the finish line in 26:13.4 at the Bronco Inviational (8K).

FLORIN HS '12: Team captain and Athlete of the Year in cross country, wrestling and track & field... Posted four cross country meet wins as a senior, including Metro League Championship... Went on to place 11th at Sac-Joaquin Section and 69th at CIF state championships... Won 1,600 title at Delta River League meet as a sophomore, then captured back-to-back 3,200 titles after FHS moved to Metro League... Placed 7th in 3,200 at CIF-SJS Div. II-III meet as a senior, crossing in PR 9:39.64... Won Gold Panther Award for academic, community/school involvement and attendance.

PERSONAL: Born in San Mateo, Calif.... Majoring in international relations... Mother is Maria Topete... Proudest personal accomplishment was qualifying for state cross country championships as a senior... Hopes to compete in a 100-mile race by the time he's 30.