Twenty-six student-athletes from five fall sports earn All-Academic awards
Senior finishes third as four UC Davis runners place in the top 10
UC Davis hosts final event prior to West Regional competition
Kirkegaard earns all-conference honors, finishing 10th to pace the Aggie women
Leung leads the way at Pre-Nationals, while Ceja posts his third top-10 finish of the season
Joins the UC Davis cross country team for her first season after running track for the Aggies… Has personal bests of 2:17.58 in the 800m and a time of 4:48.94 in the 1500m.
MARIA CARILLO HS '13
Finished 58th at the CIF state championships as a senior with a time of 19:14… Finished 26th at the CIF North Coast Section championships earlier that year with at imd of 20:53… Ended the day second at the North Bay League championships with a time of 18:20… Finished 48th at the state championships as a junior and eighth at the section championships (18:57) that year… Also finished 14th as a freshman and 26th as a sophomore at the CIF North Coast Section championships… All-Empire Girls Cross Country first team selection as a senior… All-North Bay League first team selection as a junior
Parents are Greg and Kristin… Her brother, Calvin, is a 2011 graduate of UC Davis and a member of the Aggies' cross country and track teams… Calvin earned all-region honors and All-Big West Conference laurels as a senior… Her sister-in-law, Abbey, was also a member of the UC Davis cross country and track teams… Was an intern with the State Department in Cameroon in 2015… Lists her career sports highlight as qualifying for the Boston Marathon in 2014… If she could play another sport at UC Davis, it would be soccer, volleyball, or gymnastics… The top three things on her bucket list are to visit every continent, become fluent in French, and write a book.
SELECTED TOP TIMES
|5K||18:43||9/16/16||Bill Dellinger Invitational|
|6K||21:51.5||10/15/16||Santa Clara Bronco Invitational|