Clara MacLeod
Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Albany, Calif.

High School:
Albany HS '13

Height:
5-7

Major:
Undeclared

2013: Competed in four meets in her first season as an Aggie... Posted her best finish of the year at the Doc Adams Open in November, finishing 16th with a time of 22:27... Opened the season strong, finishing 19th at the Aggie Open in a time of 15:20... Ran a 6K season-best 22:17.5 at the Santa Clara Bronco Invitational on Oct. 19... Was the second Aggie runner across the line at the Stanford Invitational, finishing in a time of 23:46.

ALBANY HS '13: The majority of her high school sports career was spent playing competitive soccer year-round... She was named offensive league MVP as a senior... Her senior year was also where she began her running career... She raced the 1600 and 3200 at the Meet of Champions...5:08 was her personal best in the 1600... Her personal best in the 3200 was 11:25.

PERSONAL:Daughter of Beatrice and Ian MacLeod... Has a younger brother, Malcolm...Breaking two school records at NCS Meet of Champions in her first track & field season is her most memorable personal accomplishment... Not many people know that she is half French and speaks the language fluently... soccer player Andrea Pirlo is her sports hero... Chose to attend UC Davis due to its quality academic and sports programs... Once competed at Cal's Edwards Stadium, her favorite facility... Nelson Mandela is her non-sports hero... Planning to pursue a career in environmental sciences once she graduates... Would love to visit Turkey... Competed for the ACC Mavericks/Bay Oaks Soccer Club in Berkeley/Oakland for nine years.