Marissa Places 50th at NCAA West Regionals

On Friday, November 11th, Marissa finished 50th in the 6k race with a time of 20:42.8 at the NCAA West Regionals in Sacramento, California. View results

At this point of the season, legs start becoming heavy and it’s nothing but pure will that pushes teams to the finish. And with a goal in mind, the men on the Cal cross country team qualified to the NCAA Championships while the women once again failed to live up to expectations. Read more

Marissa 2nd Cal Finisher at Pac-12 Championships

On Friday, October 28th,  Marissa was the second Cal finisher at the Pac-12 Cross Country Championships in Tucson, Arizona. She placed 32nd in the 6k race with a time of 21:31.5. View results

This past Friday, the 2016 Pac-12 Championships witnessed excitement and forthcoming accomplishments. The Cal cross country team went to Tucson, Arizona, and performed as expected in their respective middle-of-the-pack finishes. Read more

Marissa Places 38th at Pre-Nationals

On Saturday, October 15th,  Marissa finished 38th in the 6k race at the ISU Pre-National Invitational in Terre Haute, Indiana, with a time of 20:52. View results

This past Saturday, the Cal cross country team closed out the regular season in solid fashion. With only two weeks remaining before the Pac-12 Championships, the Bears competed at the NCAA Pre-Nationals and the Santa Clara Bronco Invitational.

The NCAA Pre-Nationals brought the women one of their best performances on the season, finishing eighth out of 41 teams with a time of 1:45.2. The LaVern Gibson Championship Course saw junior Bethan Knights run the 6K course in 20:21.0 to place eighth out of a field of 284. Read more

 

Marissa Runs PR at Joe Piane Notre Dame Invitational

On Friday, September 30th, Marissa placed 16th in the 5k race  on the Burke Golf Course at the Joe Piane Notre Dame Invitational in South Bend, Indiana, with a PR time of 16:44.7. View results.

A busy weekend for the California cross country teams began in exceptional fashion Friday afternoon at the Joe Piane Notre Dame Invitational. Both Golden Bear teams competing finished their respective races in the team top ten and with two top 20 individual performances. Read more

 

Marissa Finishes 6th at USF Invitational

On Saturday, September 3rd,  Marissa opened her 2016 cross country season at the Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, California. She finished the 6,000 meters race in 6th place with a time of 21:13.7. View results

The 2016 California cross country season got off to a fantastic start Saturday morning as the Golden Bears posted a pair of top-5 finishes at the 24th annual University of San Francisco Invitational. The Cal men claimed their third consecutive title at the event (21 points) while the Golden Bear women finished in third overall (47 points). Read more

Marissa Places 17th at NCAA West Regionals

On Saturday, May 28th, Marissa finished 7th in her heat and 17th overall in the 5,000 meters race with a time of 16:38.55 at the NCAA D1 West Preliminary in Lawrence, Kansas. View results

On the final day of the NCAA West Regionals, four members of the California track and field teams punched their tickets to Eugene. Read more

Marissa Places 6th at Pac-12 Championships

On Sunday, May 15th, Marissa finished 6th in the 5000 meters race at the Pac-12 Championships in Seattle, with a time of 16:20.19. View results

While the Pac-12 Track & Field Championships were held in Seattle, the California Golden Bears were still able to put a bit of Berkeley flair to it. Read more

Marissa Becomes 10th Fastest All-Time in 5000 Meters for Cal

Marissa was interviewed after running 16:19.35 at the Payton Jordan Invitational in Stanford, California. Her time was the 10th fastest all-time in the 5000 meters for Cal. Watch interview

Marissa Runs 5000 Meters PR at Payton Jordan Invitational

On Sunday, May 1, Marissa placed 1st in her 5000 meters heat at the Payton Jordan Invitational in Stanford, California, with a PR time of 16:19.35. View results

A week before the start of the Pac-12 Championships in Seattle, the California track & field teams competed locally in the prestigious Payton Jordan Invitational at Stanford Sunday.

The reward for the Golden Bears’ final stretch of Pac-12s preparation manifested in the form of five new or updated entries into the Cal All-Time Top 10 list, 11 outdoor personal bests, a new freshman record and five event/section victories, along with other strong performances. Read more

Marissa Finishes 5th at Brutus Hamilton Open & Challenge

On Saturday, April 23, Marissa finished 5th in the Marilyn Davis 1500 meter race at the Brutus Hamilton Open & Challenge at Edwards Stadium. Marissa’s time was4:25.64. View results

What a way to wrap up a home schedule.

The final day of the Brutus Hamilton Open & Challenge – and the end of the 2016 home schedule for California track & field – concluded with an exceptional showing by the host Bears. Read more