Rebecca Garcia
Rebecca  Garcia

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Anaheim, Calif.

High School:
Canyon HS

Height:
5-3

Position:
Distances

Experience:
HS


01/01/2016

2015 Year In Review - Many Accomplishments, Milestones & Successes

A conference championship, bowl victory and academic accomplishments are among the 2015 highlights.

01/01/2016

2015 Year In Review - Many Accomplishments, Milestones & Successes

A conference championship, bowl victory and academic accomplishments are among the 2015 highlights.

07/22/2015

47 Spartans Earn Mountain West Scholar-Athlete Honors

The 47 Spartan honorees helped the Mountain West set a new league record for conference scholar-athletes.

07/22/2015

47 Spartans Earn Mountain West Scholar-Athlete Honors

The 47 Spartan honorees helped the Mountain West set a new league record for conference scholar-athletes.

07/16/2015

70 Spring Sports Spartans Named Academic All-Mountain West

San Jose State had a 34 percent gain in the number of award winners.

AT SJSU: Completed her third season of cross country competition in 2013... First season with the track and field program... A 2012 Academic All-WAC honoree and 2013 Academic All-MW honoree.

2013-14

OUTDOOR TRACK: Competed in five meets...ran the Steeplechase four times with a PR of 11:21.65 at the SFSU Distance Carnival (4/4)...also recorded times of 11:27.53 at the Brutus Hamilton Open (4/25), 11:33.39 at the Johnny Mathis Invitational (3/22) and 12:38.22 (a) at the MW Championships (5/16)...lone competition at 1500m came at the Bulldog Invitational (4/26) when she ran a 4:52.23.

CROSS COUNTRY: Competed in five races and scored in all... Led the team in the USF Invitational (8/31) with a season-best 5K (19:03.0)... Led the team w/ a top-25 finish at the Fresno State Invitational (9/14) with a 20:07.7... 82nd at the Stanford Invitational... Third Spartan to cross the line at the MW Championship 6K (11/1) with a 24:43.41.

2012-13

CROSS COUNTRY: Competed and scored in all six events during 2012... Lowered career-best 5K mark three times... Three top-20 finishes... Career-best 4th place at the 6K Crystal Springs Invitational (10/6) with a 23:02... Career-best 5K (18:30.3) at the Bronco Invitational (10/13) on a 13th place... Team's top finisher (39th) at the WAC Championship, with a 18:57.24... 34th place at the USF Invitational (9/1)... 18th at the Aztec Invitational (9/15) with a 19:41.3... 119th at the Stanford Invitational (9/29) with a 6K time of 23:02.

2011-12

CROSS COUNTRY: Competed in five races, scoring in three... Finished in 36th place (20:07.8) at the WAC Championship... Fastest 5K (18:59.78) came at the Willamette Invitational... Finished in seventh at the Battle of the Bay Invitational.

CANYON HIGH SCHOOL: Earned four varsity letters in cross country and two in track and field... Competed in three state championship events and five conference championship events... Ran a career best 5K (18:50.00) in the 2009 CIF Championship finishing 44th out of 192 and returned in 2010 finishing 77th out of 192 (19:24).

REBECCA: A psychology major that plans to attend law school... Enjoys spending time with friends and drawing in her free time... Serves as one of SJSU's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) representatives... twin sister Breanna is also on the cross country and track teams... Born on October 8, 1993 in Orange, Calif.

CAREER CROSS COUNTRY FINISHES

2013
Race Time Place Distance
USF Invitational 19:03.0 26th 5K
Fresno StateInvitational 20:07.7 22nd 5K
Stanford Invitational 23:32 82nd 5K
Bronco Invitational 22:31.5 133rd 6K
Mountain West Championship 24:43.41 74th 6K
2012
Race Time Place Distance
USF Invitational 18:57.40 34th 5K
Aztec Invitational 19:41.3 18th 5K
Stanford Invitational 23:02 119th 6K
Crystal Springs Invitational 23:02 4th 6K
Bronco Invitational 18:30.3 13th 5K
WAC Championship 18:57.24 39th 5K
2011
Race Time Place Distance
Battle of the Bay 24:03 7th 5K
UC Riverside Invitational 19:10.8 63rd 5K
Willamette Invitational 18:59.78 58th 5K
Bronco Invitational 19:38.5 135th 5K
WAC Championship 20:07.8 36th 5K