Julian deRubira
Julian deRubira
Year: Senior
Hometown: Aliso Viejo, Calif.
High School: Santa Margarita HS
All-Big West Conference
An All-American in the steeplechase at the 2010 NCAA Track and Field Championshps, Julian deRubira finished 19th at the NCAA West Region championship meet in a time of 31:13.49...Placed second at the Big West Championship in a time of 23:40.3...Was 5th at the Pre-National Invitational in Terre Haute, Ind., with an 8k time of 24:33.7. 2008
All-Big West Conference
Was the third Gaucho across the line at the NCAA West Regional, finishing 81st with a time of 31:34 over 10k...Was sixth at the Big West Championships for his second All-Conference season in a row...His time over the 8k course was 24:31...Was second for the Gauchos and 75th overall at Pre-Nationals with a time of 24:42 in Terre Haute, Ind....Was 19th at the Stanford Invitational, completing the course in 25:04...Opened the season with an 11th place showing at the Lagoon Open with a time of 25:25. 2007
All-Big West Conference
Held the third scoring position in most of meets, which included placing ninth overall at the Big West Championships with a time of 25:44...Took 28th place at the Stanford Invitational, coming across the line 24:49 and helping the Gauchos secure a third-place finish...Ran a 24:42 at the NCAA Pre-Nationals in Indiana...Was 63rd at the NCAA West Regionals, completing the tough 10k course in 31:48. 2006
Opened the season with a time of 26:02 in the Lagoon Open...Other times included a 26:40 at the UCI Invite, 26:26 at the Stanford Invitational, and 26:58 at the Titan Invitational. High School
Another great recruit out of Santa Margarita Catholic High School (Mike Powers, 2001 & Brandon vonGuenthner, 1998), deRubira was ranked 21st at 3200m in the state of California in 2006 with a 9:15.86, and 41st at 1600m with a 4:18.75...Won the Orange Country Championship 3200m title, and at the Div. III Southern Section Championships placed fourth in the 1600m and tied for second at 3200m...Finished his senior cross country season with a fourth place finish in the California Div. III State Championships with a time of 15:43 over the 5k course...In qualification for the State Meet, deRubira won the Orange County Championships and placed third in the Southern Section Div. III finals on the Mt. SAC course in 15:18...Holds high school records in the 1600m, 3200m and is part of the Distance Medley Relay record-holding squad...Lettered not only in cross country and track & field, but also in soccer at Santa Margarita.
Collegiate Career Bests
5000m        - 14:12.74 (Occidental Invitational, 5/9/2009)
Steeplechase -  8:55.42 (Payton Jordan Invitational, 5/2/2009)
1500m        -  3:52.37 (Jim Bush Invitational, 6/6/2009)