Andrew Farkas
Andrew Farkas
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: La Jolla, Calif.
High School: La Jolla HS
Position: Distance

UC Santa Barbara

In his first season, Farkas competed in 6 meets where he ran the 1,500m, 1 mile, 5k,
and 3,000m Steeple.

High School
Farkas was the La Jolla High School three time Top Ten record holder...Helped set La Jolla High School DMR record.

Majoring in Pre-Psych...Son of Terry Peters and Alex Farkas...Has one brother Daniel...Made Union Tribune all-academic team all four years in high school...Made the first all-academic team for a cross country athlete...Chose UCSB because of the coaching and because he knows he can reach his full potential here...Enjoys playing bocce ball, football, and volleyball in his free time...Strongly believes in karma...Favorite movie is "Anchorman", Favorite artists are J. Cole and Drake...Favorite athletes are David Rudisha, Troy Polamalu, and fellow UCSB teammate Andrew Pilavjian.

Collegiate Bests
1,500m- 4:00.49 ( Bryan Clay Invitational, 4/20/12)
1 mile- 4:19.01 (Peppedine, 2/18/12)
5k- 16:19.84 (Cal Poly, 4/28/12)
3000m Steeple- 9:41.49 (All-Cal Challenge, 3/03/12)