Women place three runners in the top 20
Melinda Zavala is fourth overall while Eric Neill was 22nd
Aggie squads in action at two meets on Saturday
UC Davis newcomers place well at Sacramento State's Hornet Jamboree
2012: Ran in four races for the Aggies...Finished a season-best 28th at the Doc Adams Open (6K) in a time of 22:43...Ran a 19:09.2 at the Bronco Invitational, her top 6K time of the season...Finished 35th at the season-opening Aggie Open (4K) and 39th at the Hornet Jamboree (5K).
SAN JUAN HILLS HS '12: Three-time All-Sea View League selection and recipient of San Juan Hills' Most Outstanding Runner for three straight years... Earned Rookie of the Year honor as a freshman in 2008... Helped lead team to 2010 CIF-Southern Section championships and captained 2011 squad... Also lettered in track and field, capping off prep career with sixth-place finish in the 4x400 relay at the CIF-Southern Section championships... Named Rookie of the Year in 2009 and was the recipient of the Coaches' Award in 2010... Set school record in 3200m in 2011... Served as team captain during 2012 season.
PERSONAL: Parents are Nancy and Jeffrey Ott... Has two older brothers, Christopher and Michael, who both attend Ohio State... Majoring in animal science and hopes to pursue a career as either an equine vet or breeder.