Andrew Pilavjian
Andrew Pilavjian
Height: 5-10
Year: Junior
Hometown: Arcadia, Calif.
High School: Arcadia HS
Position: Distance
UC Santa Barbara
Competed in the 10,000m, 5,000m and 1,500m races this season...Fastest time in the 1,500m was at the USC Trojan Invitational with a time of 4:07.45...Ran a new personal best in the 3,000m with a time of 9:00.45 at the Gaucho Round-Up. 2009
Redshirt. 2008
Pilavjian saw limited action at the beginning of the season before sitting out the second half with injuries...His top time in the 3000m came at the opener against Pepperdine and Westmont, where he ran 8:46.08...Competed in the 5000m at the Cal Nevada meet in Fresno, coming away with a time of 15:24.67. High School
Was All-State and All-League all four of his high school seasons...Champion of the Pacific League in the 2006 and 2007 cross country seasons...Placed 16th at CIF and then placed 24th at the California State Cross Country meet...Was the 2006 Track and Field league champion in the 3200m...Went on to run the 3200m at CIF and placed ninth...His best 3200m time in high school was 9:12...Holds his school's record on the famed Mt. SAC course, with a time of 15:11...Took ninth place overall at the Nike Team Nationals in 2006...Was honored with the CIF Spirit of the Sport Award. Personal
Pilavjian was born in Pasadena, raised in Arcadia...The son of Gina and Armen Pilavjian...Has a brother, Levon...Loves soccer and basketball and is a Lakers fan...Lists The Dark Knightas his favorite movie and Sublime as his favorite band...Is majoring in Business Economics at UCSB.
Collegiate Career Bests
1500m - 4:02
5000m - 14:52