Will Melton
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Walnut Creek, Calif.

High School:
Northgate HS '10

Last College:
American River College

Height:
5-11

Major:
Undeclared

2013: Ran in five meets for the Aggies in his first season with the program... One of five Aggies in the top 20 at the Big West Conference Championships, finishing 16th with a time of 26:26.7... Was the fourth UC Davis runner across the line at the NCAA West Regional, completing the 10K course in a time of 31:40... Ran a season-best 8K time at the Inter-Regional Jamboree in Sacramento on Oct. 4, completing the course in a time of 24:33... Posted his best finish of the year at the Aggie Open, crossing the line in 19:01 to finish eighth... Also posted a time of 24:54.48 at the Pre-National Invitational in Terre Haute, Ind., as the third Aggie finisher... Selected to the Big West Conference fall All-Academic Team.

NORTHGATE HS '10: Lettered in football, baseball, track, and cross country... In 2009, he ran a best of 15:57 in cross country at the CIF State Championships...Placed 6th at the CIF North Coast Section Cross Country Championships in 2009... In track, he ran the 1600m with a personal best of 4:32 as a junior.

PERSONAL:Son of Kirsten and Mark Melton... Mark was a former member of UC Davis' football team... Will's older sister, Laura, attends Utah... Also enjoys playing football... Future goals include passing the California Bar Exam before he turns 30... Selected UC Davis because of its outstanding academics.