Anna Welsh
Anna  Welsh


Monterey, Calif.

High School:
Monterey HS '12


Biological Sciences


Cross Country Ready for NCAA West Regional

Aggies battle some of the nation's best for berths to NCAA Championship


Doc Adams Open Up Next for Aggies Cross Country

Final home meet of 2013 precedes NCAA West Regionals in Sacramento next weekend


Women Second, Men Third at Big West Championships

Three Aggies finish in the top 10 for both the men and women


Aggies Bound for Big West Championships

San Luis Obispo lies ahead as championship season begins


Zavala, Neill Lead Aggies at Doc Adams Open

Melinda Zavala is fourth overall while Eric Neill was 22nd

2013: Ran in only three races, but posted a trio of top-30 finishes... Covered the 4K course at the Aggie Open in a time of 14:05 to finish fourth... Posted a 5K time of 17:16 to finish 15th at the Inter-Regional Jamboree in Sacramento, helping the Aggies to a third-place team finish... Ran 28th at the Big West Conference Championships as UC Davis finished second as a team, crossing the line in a time of 23:45.7 in San Luis Obispo.

MONTEREY HS '12: Highlighed senior cross country season with ninth-place finish in California State Div. II Championships... Won a trio of Monterey Bay Athletic League titles and was third in her section at the Mt. Sac Cross Country Invitational in October... Had career-best time of 18:51 for three-mile race in 2011... Also advanced to the state meet as a sophomore and junior... Captured 3,200 league title in 2012 and advanced to CIF-Central Coast Section semifinals... Had 10:44.52 PR in event at 2011 Stanford Invitational... Has 5:01.82 PR in 1,600, also from 2011 season... Was fifth at CCS Championships in 3,200... Helped lead team to league titles in both sports... Cross country team captain for three seasons and two-time captain for track and field... Graduated with high honors and as a member of the National Honor Society.

PERSONAL: Parents are Joseph and Mary Welsh... Oldest of three siblings, including James and Cameron... Majoring in biological sciences and hopes to have a career in marine biology... Can ride a unicycle and was a member of her high school orchestra.