Nick Randazzo
Nick Randazzo
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Ventura, CA
High School: Ventura HS
Position: Distance/Steeple
Major: Environmental Studies

2018 Cross Country 

Ran in six meets for his second season of cross. Started the season off with two individual wins at the Mark Covert Invitational and the UCSB Lagoon Meet, running times of 24:41.0 and 24:53.5 respectively. Set a personal best for 8k at the Santa Clara University Bronco Invitational in 24:36.5 to finish 40th overall. Sickness would hamper the remainder of his season, but he would still wind up as the No. 3 scorer at the Big West Conference Championships to finish 17th in 25:22.7 to help the men finish second as a team. Concluded the year with a 31:43.2 clocking for 10k at the NCAA West Regional Meet to finish 104th. 

2017-2018 Track 

Competed in eight meets for his first track season. Opened up with an 8:48.34 for 3000m at the Westmont/Pepperdine Tri Meet. Made his debut in the steeplechase at the Cal Poly/UC Riverside Tri Meet to take fourth in a time of 9:38.70. Set a personal best time of 3:58.41 for 1500m at the 40th Annual Aztec Invitational. Also set a personal best of 15:05.43 for 5000m at the Bryan Clay Invitational. Won his first collegiate race at the Cal Poly Dual where he took the steeplechase in a personal best clocking of 9:27.47. Finished the season with a seventh place finish at the Big West Conference Championships in the steeplechase in 9:38.97

2017 Cross Country

Competed in five meets for his freshman campaign. Ran as the No. 5 scorer at the UC Riverside Invitational where he finished 69th overall in 25:19.5. Ran 25:14.0 to take 24th overall at the Big West Conference Championships. Capped off the season at the NCAA West Regional Meet where he finished 133rd in 32:19.8. 


Attended Ventura High School. Helped his team win the division two team title his senior year at the CIF Southern Section Cross Country Finals where he placed ninth overall. He would go on to place 12th overall as an individual at the Division Two Cross Country State Meet in a time of 15:36.7. Coached by Tyree Cruz, Doug Petree, Ken Reeves, and Kory Anderson.


Parents are Joe and Dani Randazzo...Majoring in Environmental Studies...goals are to compete at the highest level he can achieve during his collegiate career...hobbies include hiking, camping, and the general fact: almost chose football instead of cross country his freshman year of high school. 

Collegiate Bests 

1500m - 3:58.41 (2018 40th Annual Aztec Invitational)  

5000m - 15:05.43 (2018 Bryan Clay Invitational) 

Steeplechase - 9:27.47 (2018 Cal Poly Dual) 

Big West Cross Country 

2018 - 8k, 17th, 25:22.7

2017 - 8k, 24th, 25:14.0

NCAA West Regionals (Cross Country) 

2018 - 10k, 104th, 31:43.2

2017 - 10k, 133rd, 32:19.8

Prep Bests

1600m - 4:19.66

3200 - 9:21.88

5000m (xc) - 15:36.7