UC Davis women look to defend their title, while the men look to improve on a sixth-place finish in 2014
UC Davis goes in search of second conference crowns on both sides
Sarah Sumpter was 13th overall in the women's 6K while Trevor Halsted was 20th in the men's 10K
Sarah Sumpter leads UC Davis with strong 12th place finish
Aggie squads in action at two meets on Saturday
AS A JUNIOR (2012): Ran in three races...Came in a season-best third at the Aggie Open (4K) with a time of 14:08...Came in 168th overall at the NCAA Pre-Nationals (6K) with a 22:09.6...Was the sixth Aggie across the finish line and 72nd runner overall at the NCAA West Regionals (6K), with a time of 21:17.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2011): Became one of UC Davis' top runners during first year of competition with three top-10 finishes throughout the year... Finished tied for fifth at Aggie Open (9/2) with a time of 14:07, just 13 seconds off of first place... Placed sixth overall and third among UC Davis runners at Hornet Jamboree (9/10) with a time of 17:51... Finished tenth overall and third among UC Davis runners at the Big West Championships (10/29), helping lead the Aggies to a conference championship.
AS A FRESHMAN (2010): Redshirted.
OAKMONT HS '10: Qualified for the state championship meet two straight years... Earned Most Valuable Player recognition from her team three years in a row and was elected team captain as a sophomore, junior and senior... Also competed in track and field and finished fifth at the NCS Masters meet as a senior... Named a National Scholar-Athlete by the US Army Reserve.
PERSONAL: Born in Sacramento, Calif.... Parents are Randy and Louise Lozoya... One of four siblings, including Kevin, Angela and Rene... Was a gymnast for 11 years with Byers Roseville Gymnastics Center and was a Level 10 Regional Championships qualifier... Majoring in exercise biology and would like to pursue a career as a physical therapist.