Kirkegaard fifth, Ceja ninth to pace UC Davis to a pair of third-place team finishes
Well-rested UC Davis squads compete in second meet of the season on Friday
Freshman Lemak, sophomore Ceja pace Aggies in wins over Sacramento State
UC Davis hosts annual Aggie Open on Saturday to kick-off 2016 campaign
Barr finishes third in collegiate-best time, while Halsted paces the men in ninth
2014: Ran in five of the team's eight meets on the year, including representing UC Davis at both the Big West Conference and NCAA West Regional Championships... Posted a pair of top-20 finishes to start the year: crossing the line in 10th with a time of 19:33 at the Aggie Open and finishing 15th two weeks later at the WCC Preview in Sunnyvale, Calif., with a season-best 8K time of 25:00... Finished 45th at the Big West Championships to help the Aggies to a sixth-place team finish, crossing in a time of 25:38.9... Was the second UC Davis runner across the line at the NCAA West Regional in Stanford, finishing the 10K course in a time of 31:16.5... Also ran a 26:43.6 at the NCAA Pre-Nationals in Indiana on Oct. 18.
2013: Redshirted the season.
CANYON HS '13: Earned four letters as a member of Canyon's Track and Field and Cross Country teams... Received all-league, all-county, all-CIF and all-state cross country recognition in 2012... The following year, he was named track and all-sports athlete of the year by the Century League... Still possesses Canyon High's and the Century League's mile record... Collected Orange County first team accolades for cross country and track in 2012 and 2013 respectively... Finished as a runner-up in the Division II Cross Country CIF Finals and fourth place in the State Championships in 2012... Ended his senior track and field season as the mile and two mile Century League individual champion, Orange County two mile champion, and posted an 11th place finish in the state's meet... Held a personal best in the 5k with 15:17 at the CIF State Championships... Personal best in the 800 meters was 1:55.93... Personal best in the 1600 was 4:12... Personal best in the 3200 was 9:20.
PERSONAL:Parents are Roberta and Ron Goins... Siblings Olivia and Rianna also attend UC Davis and run for the Aggies... Also has a younger brother, Trevor... Part of the first set of triplets to compete for the Aggies at the same time... Enjoys watching movies... During all 4 years of balancing sports and academics, he received scholar-athlete recognition for possessing a 3.5 GPA or higher.
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