Breanne Strenkowski
Breanne Strenkowski
Height: 5-7
Year: Junior
Hometown: Oak Park, Calif.
High School: Oak Park HS
Position: Distance

UC Santa Barbara
Placed second in the 3000m at the Big West Challenge Cup with a time of 9:56.53...Set a personal best in the 5000m at Stanford Invitational clocking in at 17:00...Also ran her fastest 10,000m at Big West Conference Finals with a time of 34:50.

Strenkowski saw limited action in her second season, competing in two races...She ran 10:37.24 in the 3000m at the USC Invitational, and 18:40.21 in the 5000m at the Cal Poly Invitational.

Redshirted the 2008 season.

Was named the Big West Freshman of the Year in cross country, after she finished highest among freshmen at the Big West Cross Country Championships...Competed with the cross country team at the NCAA Championships.

High School
Strenkowski was runner-up in her cross country league finals in 2003, 2005, and 2006...She placed fifth in the 2006 CIF Finals...Placed 13th at the 2005 State Meet and 14th in the 2006 State Meet...In the 2007 track season, she was seventh in the 3200m CIF Finals.

Strenkowski is majoring in molecular, cellular, and developmental biology...Hopes to become a doctor or a forensic scientist, anything with science...A member of SAAB...Lists "Clueless" as her favorite movie and Incubus as her favorite band...Would like to thank her family for always being supportive.

Collegiate Career Bests
6k XC - 21:06
3000m - 9:56.53 
(Big West Challenge Cup, 4/9/2010)
5000m - 17:00.0 
(Stanford Invitational, 3/26/2010)
10,000m - 34:50.0 
(Big West Conference Championships, 5/14/2010)