Amanda Moreno
Amanda Moreno
Year: Senior
Hometown: Escalon, Calif.
Previous College: University of Nevada - Reno
Position: Distance

UC Santa Barbara
2010 Moreno competed in the 5,000m, the 3,000m and the 1,500m in the 2010 season and saw gradual improvements...Her personal best of the season in the 5,000m was 16:47.38 at the Mt. SAC relays and finished 16th overall at the NCAA Championship Preliminaries.

University of Nevada-Reno
2008 Competed in four meets for Nevada...Was Nevada's top finisher and took fifth overall with a time of 18:38.80 at the WAC Championships, earning First Team All-WAC honors...Was Nevada's second finisher at the 6k NCAA Mountain Regional Championship with a time of 21:42.6. 2007 Competed in one meet before missing the remainder of the season with an injury...Finished second overall in the 4k Nevada Twilight Cross Country Classic, crossing the line in 15:44...Named the WAC Cross Country Athlete of the Week on Sept. 3. 2006 Earned First Team All-WAC honors after a sixth place finish at the 5k WAC Championships...Her time was 18:04...Won the first race of her career at the 4k Nevada Chase Race with a time of 14:54...Finished in third place at the 5k Santa Clara Invite, clocking a 17:38...Is second all-time in the Nevada-Reno cross country record book in the 4k (14:54), sixth all-time in the 5k (17:38), and eleventh in the 6k (22:36)...Also holds two freshman cross country records in the 5k(17:38) and 4k (14:54), and is second in the freshman record book in the 6k (22:36).

High School
Competed in the Sac-Joaquin Section for Escalon High School...Ran 10:35 in the 3200m in 2005, and was runner-up at the California State Meet...Was cross country State Champion in 2003 and finished in third place in 2006...Named all-district in cross country from 2002-05, and all-district in track & field from 2003-06...Finished sixth at the National Junior Olympics in 2004...Earned four varsity letters in cross country and three in track & field...Also played soccer.

Personal
Moreno is majoring in psychology with a minor in philosophy


Personal Bests
1500m - 4:31 5000m - 16:35 (Mt. SAC 4/14/2008)