Madden and Anderson were the first runners on their respective squads to cross the line for the Aggies
The UC Davis men's and women's squads travel to Washington to race for a chance to qualify to the NCAA Championships
UC Davis hosts its final event of the 2017 season prior to the NCAA West Regionals
Madden finished in first place in the 8K to help his team get fourth place, while Anderson places fifth in the 6K to help her team get fifth place
Ceja placed 24th overall, while Anderson placed in 54th
2017: 2018 ALL-BIG WEST ACADEMIC… Competed in a total of five meets, two of which were post-season events… Opened up his 2017 season at the Aggie Open, where he finished in ninth place with a personal-best 6K time of 19:44… Set his personal-best 8K time at the Big West Conference Championships after crossing the line in 44th with a time of 26:02.9… Concluded his final meet of the season with a personal-best 10K mark of 32:22.2 at the NCAA West Regionals.
MONACHE HS’13/CAL POLY: Placed 37th at the CIF State Cross Country Championships in the 5K (16:04) senior year of high school… Set PRs in the 1600m (4:33.3), placing first at the Mission Oak dual meet, and in the 3200m (9:33.26)… Competed two season in cross country and track at Cal Poly… Ran the ninth-fastest 10K in the nation among the two-year college ranks… Placed sixth in the 1500m race (4:00.91) at the 2014 Mt. SAC Relays… Set his PR in the 5000m as a sophomore (14:50.23) at the Occidental Invitational and his PR in the 4 mile (20:51) at the 2013 CCCAA State Championships
PERSONAL: Born and raised in Porterville, Calif… Parents are Patricia and Jesus Sr… Majoring in History.
SELECTED TOP TIMES
|8K||26:02.9||10/28/17||Big West Conference Championships|
|10K||32:22.2||11.10.17||NCAA West Regionals|