Duo sets collegiate bests to lead the Aggies at Doc Adams Open
Races begin at 10 a.m. at Putah Creek Reserve Course in Davis
Halstead and Barr finish third in their races; UC Davis contingent also competes in Santa Clara
UC Davis travels to Kentucky for Pre-Nationals, stay local for Bronco Invitational
Ceja posts top-15 finish in Division I debut, Alhamad leads the women's squad
2014: Competed in four meets as a true freshman for the Aggies... Closed out the season with her best finish of the year, crossing the line in ninth at the Doc Adams Open in a time of 24:31... Finished 18th to open the year at the Aggie Open, crossing in a time of 16:41... Posted her best 6K time of the season at the Santa Clara Invitational, completing the course in a time of 23:56.1 to finish 45th... Also raced at the WCC Preview in Sunnyvale, Calif., completing the course in a time of 25:03.2 to help the Aggies to a sixth place team finish.
QUARTZ HILL HS '14: Four-year varsity letter winner in both cross country and track and field... Four-time All-Golden League and All-CIF Southern Section Division I honoree... Three-time team captain her sophomore-senior seasons... Placed as the seventh-fastest individual at the 2012 CIF Southern Section championships... Helped her team to the Golden League title in 2011 and runner-up finishes in her other three prep seasons... Ran a personal best 18:03 over three miles... Four-time all-league honoree in track... Three-year distance team captain... Helped the Rebels to league titles in 2012 and 2014, as well as runner-up finishes in 2011 and 2013... Golden League champion in the 3200m in 2012... Qualified for the state championships in both the 800m and the 3200m, but only competed in the former... Reached the prelims of the 3200m at the CIF Championships in both 2012 and 2014... Set personal bests of 11:34 in the 3200m and 5:22 in the 1600m.
PERSONAL: Parents are Russell Greif and Debbie Arden... Has a brother, Ryan... Majoring in animal biology... Lists the crowning of the Queen Elizabeth I as the historical event she'd most like to see... Lists eating spinach as one of her pre-race superstitions.
SELECTED TOP TIMES
|5K||20:10.3||10/3/15||Capital Cross Challenge|
|6K||23:56.1||10/18/14||Santa Clara Invitational|