Kiernan Elam
Kiernan  Elam

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Lakeside, Calif.

High School:
West Hills HS'15

Last College:
Cuyamaca College

Height:
6-0

Major:
English


11/07/2017

Aggies head to Seattle for NCAA West Regionals

The UC Davis men’s and women’s squads travel to Washington to race for a chance to qualify to the NCAA Championships

10/31/2017

Aggies stay at home to host Doc Adams Open

UC Davis hosts its final event of the 2017 season prior to the NCAA West Regionals

10/28/2017

Madden places first at Conference Championships

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

10/13/2017

Ceja and Anderson pace respective squads at Penn State

Ceja placed 24th overall, while Anderson placed in 54th

10/11/2017

Some Aggies travel east, some stay west

The women's squad and some of the men's squad travels to Penn State, while other members of the men's squad remain in state

WEST HILLS HS’15/CUYAMACA COLLEGE: Did track and field sophomore and senior year… Started his career with the 800m and pole vault before adding in the 400m, 600m, 1500m, 1600m, 4x400 relay, 4x800 relay his senior year… Set all his PRs during the 2015 outdoor season: 400m (55:4), 600m (1:32.7),  800m (2:02.43), 1500m (4:37.0), 1600m (4:40.3), and pole vault (10’6”)… At Cuyamaca College, he ran the 800m and 1500m, and then added the 5000m and 3k steeplechase going into his second season… Set PRs in all his events during the 2017 outdoor season: 800m (2:03.99) and 1500m (4:08.14) at the 39th Annual Aztec Open and Invitational, 5000m (15:37.89) at the Occidental Distance Carnival Spring Break Classic, and 3k steeplechase (9:47.06) at the CCCAA Southern California Regional Prelims and Championships. 

PERSONAL: Born in Bakersfield, Calif… Majoring in English… Says his proudest personal accomplishment is competing for a Division I school in the NCAA… The best athletes he has competed against were Sean McDermott, Luis Ortega, and Isaiah Thomas… His sports hero is Louis Zamperini… Says if he could play another sport at UC Davis, it would be ultimate frisbee.