Shannon Harcus

Auburn, Calif.

High School:
Placer HS '10


Exercise Biology

2013: Competed in five meets for the Aggies... Posted a pair of top-15 finishes, opening the year with an eighth-place finish at the Aggie Open (4K) in a time of 14:27 and 12th at the Big West Conference Championships, completing the 6K course with a time of 22:30.6... Was the third Aggie across the line at the Inter-Regional Jamboree in Sacramento, finishing the 5K course in a time of 17:33... Finished the same course at the 6K distance during the NCAA West Regional with a time of 21:30 -- her best 6K time of the season... Also competed at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational, finishing in a time of 22:02... Selected to the Big West Conference fall All-Academic Team.

2012: Competed in five races... Finished a season-best 11th at the season-opening Aggie Open (4K) in a time of 14:37... Was the first Aggie across the finish line at the Bronco Inviational (6K), when she finished 28th overall in 17:48.8... Placed 23rd at the Big West Championships (6K), 30th at the Pac-12 Preview (5K), and 113th at the NCAA West Regionals (6K).

2011: Placed ninth overall at Aggie Open (Sept. 2), clocking in at 14:27... Finished first among Aggies at Bronco Invite (Oct. 15) with a time of 17:57.1... Placed 28th at Big West Championships (Oct. 29), coming in at 21:32.1 to help Aggies to conference championship... Selected to the fall Big West Conference All-Academic team.

2010: Made Aggie debut at Bronco Invitational, recording a time of 18:52.5 in first collegiate meet (10/16)... Top finisher at Doc Adams Open, placing 14th in a time of 22:29.

TRACK AND FIELD: Competed in several distance events, making multiple appearances in the 3,000 and 5,000... Placed third in 3,000 at Causeway Dual (10:10.71)... Ran 10,000 at Big West Championships, finishing 12th overall.

PLACER HS '10: Qualified for CIF state meet as a junior and senior, placing 12th among Division III field in 2009... Advanced to state after finishing 2nd at Sac-Joaquin Section championship in each of final two seasons... Earned nod on Sacramento River Cats All-City squad... Won 3,200 and finished 1,600 at CIF-SJS D-III meet that spring... Class valedictorian... Selected as school's top female student-athlete in 2009.

PERSONAL: Born in Auburn, Calif.... Majoring in exercise biology... Parents are David & Eva Harcus... Has a younger brother named Kevin who attends Cal Poly San Luis.