|Birth Date:||June 23rd, 1994|
|High School:||Oakmont HS|
Ran in seven competitions for the Gauchos. Opened in the 1,500m at the All-UC, finishing in 3:58.49. Came back at the Big West Double Dual in the 1,500m, recording a time of 4:00.10. Dropped to the 800m at the Westmont Collegiate Classic, finishing in 1:54.35, a new lifetime best. Ran 1:55.46 in the 800m at the SFSU Distance Carnival. Capped the year with a 1:55.79 showing in the 800m at the Cal Poly Dual.
Made his UCSB debut at the All-Cal Challenge Cup, finishing 11th. Recorded a fifth place finish in the 1500m at the Riverside Dual meet with a PR time of 4:01.75. Also clipped a 1:58.47 in the 800m at the Riverside Dual to take 6th place.
Received Varsity Cross Country MVP honors in 2009 and 2011…Earned All-League CVC from 2010-11…2012 League Champion in the 1600m…2011-12 League Champion in the 800m…Helped the Oakmont High Vikings to a league Championship in the 2011-12 season.
Edixon Andres Puglisi was born on June 23rd, 1994 in La Victoria, Venezuela…Son of Maria and Miguel Matuska…Has two younger siblings; Elsi and Lluvia…Enjoys playing Fifa, poker, soccer and basketball when not on the field…Names “The Departed” to be his favorite movie…Enjoys listening to music by Eminem…Most memorable athletic achievement is being a State Meet finalist…Lists his Mom, Francesco Totti, and Steve Prefontaine as his personal heroes…Favorite aspect of college cross country is being a part of a team.
800m- 1:55.35 (2015 Westmont Collegiate Classic)
1500m- 3:58.49 (2015 All-UC)