Vanessa Hernandez
Vanessa Hernandez
Birth Date: 01/14/1982
Year: Senior
Hometown: Diamond Bar, Calif.
High School: Troy
Position: Distance
2002 Cross Country
Finished fifth at UCSB Open in a 5K best time of 18:52...Unfortunately forced to take medical redshirt after season ending stress fracture.

2001 Cross Country
Consistent top-7 runner for the Gauchos as a true sophomore.

2001 Track
Finished 9th at the Big West 10K race, one spot away from scoring as a freshman...Logged times of 4:53 in the 1500m and 18:40 in the 5000m.

2000 Cross Country
Continually finished as one of the Gauchos' top seven finishers throughout the cross country season...Clocked in a 20:03 on Stanford's 5k cross country course.

High School
Attended Troy High School...In her senior season of cross country she placed 5th at the CIF Southern Section Division I Prelims.

Math major at UCSB.

Personal Bests
1500m - 4:53.06 - 4/28/01
3000m - 10:44.72 - 3/10/01
5000m - 18:40.21 - 5/5/01