Sabrina Janes
Sabrina Janes
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Saugus, CA
High School: Saugus HS
Position: Distance

Prep
Janes comes to UCSB via distance powerhouse Saugus HS where she was mentored by renowned coach Renee Paragas. Janes broke onto the California running scene her freshman year by winning the Foothill League title in the 800m. She continued her development as a sophomore, racing her way to the CIF State Championships where she set a lifetime best in the event at 2:11.98, placing seventh in the final. As a junior, Janes made the move up to the longer events, trying her hand at the 1600m and 3200m. The move paid off. She won the Great Oak Distance Festival in the 1600m with a 4:55.44 best and placed fourth in the Addidas Meet of Champions with a 10:50.64 3200m best. As a junior she also placed 13th at the CIF State Cross Country Championships with an 18:06 PR 5,000m. As a senior she lowered her 1600m best to 4:55.21 at the Azusa Distance Meet of Champions, taking the win with her effort.  

Personal
Parents are Kurt and Gaby...Has two siblings, Katie and Justin...Major is Undeclared...Also played soccer in high school...Enjoys wakeboarding, hiking and swimming...Favorite band is Florida Georgia Line...Most memorable athletic achievement was her team qualifying for Nike Cross Nationals.

 

Prep Bests
800m - 2:11.98
1600m - 4:55.21