Coming off third-place finishes at conference meet, UC Davis heads to Washington in search of trip to Nationals
Barr finishes third in collegiate-best time, while Halsted paces the men in ninth
UC Davis women look to defend their title, while the men look to improve on a sixth-place finish in 2014
Aggie women finish 11th, men 19th at NCAA West Regional
UC Davis goes in search of second conference crowns on both sides
2012: USTFCCA ALL-WEST REGION...ALL-BIG WEST CONFERENCE...Helped the Aggies to a second place team finish at the Big West Championships (6K) by taking third overall with a time of 20:13.8...Spurred the Aggies to a sixth place finish at the NCAA West Regionals (6K) after placing 16th after crossing the finish line in a season-best 20:08...Won the season-opening Aggie Open (4K) in 14:05...Came in fifth at the Pac-12 Preview (5K) with a time of 17:38...Finished 29th at the NCAA Pre-Nationals (6K) with a 20:42.8...Selected to fall Big West Conference All-Academic team.
2011: Finished eighth overall and second among Aggies to pace UC Davis to first-ever Big West Conference Championship on Oct. 29 with a time of 20:53.3... Finished 45th overall at NCAA West Regionals, clocking in at 21:25... Placed in top 10 at both Aggie Open (9/2) and Hornet Jamboree (9/10)... Selected to fall Big West Conference All-Academic team.
2010: Finished 19th overall at Hornet Jamboree in Aggie debut... No. 4 finisher at the Stanford Invitational, clocking in at 22:23 to finish 56th overall (9/25)... Came in 37th overall at Big West Championship in a time of 22:02.1, scoring as Aggies' third-best runner... Recorded a time of 22:21.37 at NCAA West Regionals.
TRACK AND FIELD: Competed mainly in 1,500, turning in team-best time of 4:27.71 at Brutus Hamilton Invite, which stands as sixth-fastest all time... Placed third overall at Big West Championships with a time of 4:29.08... Also made appearances in the 800, 3,000 and 5,000.
COLLEGE PARK HS '10: Finished 26th at CIF state cross country meet as a senior, advancing by virtue of 3rd-place showing (17:18) at North Coast Section meet a month before... Captured North Coast Section and Diablo Foothill Athletic League titles as a freshman... Two-time state championships qualifier in 1,600 during track & field season, placing 9th and 6th as a junior and senior, respectively... Selected as school's Athlete of the Year... Also lettered in soccer, earning second-team All-DFAL honors as a junior... Played club ball for Heritage Strikers (Pleasant Hill) for 11 years.
PERSONAL: Born in Concord, Calif... Parents are Patrick Cridebring and Diane Croteau... Has an older sister, Shannon... Proudest personal accomplishment was breaking the five-minute mile and competing at NCAA West Regionals.