Nathan Strum
Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
San Jose, Calif.

High School:
Pioneer HS '10

Height:
5-11

Major:
Exercise Biology

2013: Ran in three races for the Aggies, posting a season-best 13th-place finish at the season-opening 4K Aggie Open in a time of 19:16... One of eight UC Davis runners at the Big West Conference Championships, finishing 32nd in a time of 27:14.4... Also competed at the Santa Clara Bronco Invitational as the third Aggie across the line in a time of 25:23.9.

2012: Competed in four meets for the Aggies as a junior... Finished 13th at the Aggie Open to start the season, completing the 6K course in 18:49.9... Posted his best 8K time at the Big West Conference Championships with a time of 25:37.0 to finish 27th... Also finished 99th at the Stanford Invitational in a time of 26:11... Completed the 10K course at the NCAA West Regional in a time of 31:45 to finish 110th.

2011: Finished third among UC Davis runners at both the Big West Championship (10/29) and NCAA West Regionals (11/12), finishing with times of 25:12.3 and 31:50, respectively... Placed seventh overall at Aggie Open (9/2) with a time of 18:58.

2010: Made Aggie debut at Big West Championships, recording a time of 26:36.8... No. 3 finisher at Doc Adams Open, finishing 12th overall in a time of 26:15.

PIONEER HS '10: Qualified for CIF state championship as a junior, placing 47th among Division III field... Improved to 17th as a senior, having placed 6th at Central Coast Section meet to advance... Finished 3rd in 800 at state track meet in 2010, posting winning 1:51.62 in prelim then setting PR of 1:50.43 in final... Narrowly missed that record with 4th-place 1:50.45 at New Balance Nationals in Greensboro, N.C.... Won CCS 800 title (1:53.00), added 3rd-place showing in 1,600 (4:19.30).

PERSONAL: Born in Walnut Creek, Calif.... Majoring in exercise biology... Parents are Michael & Wendy Strum... Twin brother, Weston, runs cross country and track at Loyola Marymount... Career highlight was placing 3rd in 800 at 2010 CIF state meet.