Patrick Fitzgerald
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Encinitas, Calif.

High School:
Cathedral Catholic HS '12

Height:
5-10

Major:
Mechanical Engineering

2013: Competed in four meets for the Aggies... Posted his best finish at the season-opening Aggie Open, finishing ninth in a time of 19:05 over the 6K course... Also posted a top-20 finish at the Doc Adams Open later in the year, covering the 8K course in a time of 25:21 to finish 20th... Rounded out his season with finishes at the Stanford Invitational (28:01) and Santa Clara Bronco Invitational (25:55.9)... Selected to the Big West Conference fall All-Academic Team.

2012: Ran in three races for the Aggies in his rookie season...Finished a season-best 32nd and third overall at the Hornet Jamboree (four miles) with a time of 21:08.4...Came in 33rd place at the season-opening Aggie Open (6K) after crossing the finish line in 20:05.8...Also ran at the Doc Adams Open (8K).

CATHEDRAL CATHOLIC HS '12: Placed 4th at Western League cross country meet as a senior, improving from 24th-place showing as a junior... Competed more in middle distances during track season, placing 2nd in 800, 7th in 1,600 at Western League meet... Went on to finish 4th at San Diego Section meet in 800 with PR 1:57.75... Won team's Amanda Post Memorial Award.

PERSONAL: Born in La Jolla, Calif.... Parents are Robert & Melissa Fitzgerald... If he won a million dollars: "Take my friends to a nice dinner, then decide later."