All six SJSU runners finished in the top-20 in Fresno on Saturday.
The Spartans second place finish is its best at the USF Invitational in more than 10 years.
SJSU is one of 39 women's teams and 31 men's teams competing in the West Regional Championship.
Jenny Sandoval was the first Spartan to cross the line.
The women race is scheduled to begin at 9:00 a.m. and the men start at 9:45 a.m. on Friday morning.
SPARTAN NOTES: In her first season as a Spartan.
2016: Competed in all six races, scoring twice…has a season-best time (22:45.8) and finish (eighth place) at the Santa Clara Duel (10/15)…scored for the team at the Santa Clara Duel and Bronco Invitational (10/15).
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2016 graduate of Clovis North High School in Fresno, Calif... a four-year letter winner in cross country (coach Jason Lienaw) and track (coach Richard Brazil)...two-time All-Tri River Athletic Conference (TRAC) honoree and two time all-valley in cross country…team earned cross country TRAC championship in 2013 and the Central Section championship in 2014 & 2015…part of the 2013 & 2014 TRAC Track & Field Championship squad which also captured the 2014 Central Second championship…four-time Fresno Bee All-Star...best times 5K (18:28), 2 mile (11:18), 1 mile (5:08), 800M (2:19)
CAMILLA: Majoring in biomedical engineering...enjoys reading and going on adventures in her spare time...hope to pursue a career in medical research after graduation.
|San Francisco Invitational||23:03.5||41ts||6k|
|Santa Clara Duel||22:45.8||8th||6k|
|Mountain West Championship||24:54.1||82nd||6k|
|NCAA Regional Championship||25:07.3||234th||6k|