2001: OUTDOOR ALL-AMERICAN, placing 4th in steeplechase (9:01.73)... Mark ranks 4th in school history... Finished 4th in 1,500 (season-best 3:54.19), 11th in 800 (1:59.97) at CCAA Championships... Recorded season-best 800 of 1:56.57 at Woody Wilson meet... Won steeple (9:03.37) at Cal/Nevada State Championships.
2000: CCAA runner-up in the 3,000 steeplechase (9:16.76), hitting NCAA provisional-qualifying standards... Placed 3rd at Woody Wilson Invite with ?B? mark of 9:21.83.
CROSS COUNTRY: Named All-West Region in 2001 with 9th-place showing at regional meet... Has twice earned All-CCAA placing 5th in 2000, 8th in 2001... Sat out 2002 season due to injury.
BELLARMINE HS ?99: Finished 7th in state cross country meet as a junior and senior... Helped extend team?s streak of section titles to six years... Placed 10th in steeplecase at Junior Nationals.
PERSONAL: Born Nov. 15, 1980 in Fremont, Calif.... Majoring in genetics... Nicknamed ?El Jefe?... Huge fan of Steve Prefontaine... Appropriately, favorite track facility is Oregon?s Hayward Field.