Christie Farson
Christie Farson
Birth Date: 02/15/1985
Year: Senior
Hometown: Irvine, Calif.
High School: Northwood HS
2006 Track & Field: Focusing on the 3,000m steeplechase during the year, Farson ran a personal best 11:25.06 at the Big West Challenge Cup. A few weeks prior at the USC Trojan Invite, she also set a 1500m best of 4:47.79.

2005 Cross Country: Opened up racing well at the UCSB Home Opener with a 15th place finish. At the Cal Poly SLO Invite she finished in a cross country 5k seasonal best of 19:05 to lead the Gauchos "B" squad to a an 8th place team finish.

2005 Track & Field: Finished just outside the scoring places, in 9th place, at the Big West Championship 10k final. Dipped under 4:50 for the first time in the 1500m with a seasonal best of 4:49.24.

2004 Cross Country: Opened up the season with a personal course best of 19:05 at the UCSB Home Opener on the campus lagoon. Her time was good for a 12th place finish. Was the women's 4th runner at the Cal Poly SLO Invite where the "B"squad pulled out a 4th place finish. Ran a 5k Cross Country best at the Titan Invite with an 18:40.7. 2003 Cross Country: Farson ran 19:10 at the UCSB Lagoon Open...finished 2nd at the Stanford Open 5k in a time of 19:26 and closed the season out as the 5th runner on the Gaucho "B" squad that tied for first place at the Titan Invitational.