Jenny Sandoval led the team with a 30th place finish.
Jenny Sandoval is the first Spartans' women's cross country runner to earn All-Mountain West honors.
In four races this year Jenny Sandoval has finished no worse than sixth place.
Spartans place three in the top five and win their second event in a row.
All six SJSU runners finished in the top-20 in Fresno on Saturday.
SPARTAN NOTES: In her first year as a Spartan.
2017: Competed and scored in all six races…best finish was 17th place at the 5k Fresno Invitational (9/9), where she ran a 19:01.3 for 5k…best-time was a 21:28.9 at the Bronco Invitational (10/14)…her 49th place finish at the Mountain West Championships (10/27) secured a fourth-place tie for the team, its best ever result at the Conference meet…finished 90th at the NCAA West Regional Championships (11/10)…part of team that had its best-ever finishes at the Mountain West Championships (T4th) and NCAA West Regional Championships (8th).
SAN MATEO CITY COLLEGE: Attended in 2016, but did not compete for the Bulldogs.
NOTRE DAME de NAMUR: Competed for the Argonauts in 2014 & 2015 (coach Joey Nunez)…her best 6k time was a 23:29.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2014 graduate of Half Moon Bay (Calif.) High School…earned one letter in cross country (coach Paul Farnsworth)…All-Peninsula Athletic League honoree as a senior.
CARMEN: Plans to major in psychology with a minor in child and adolescent development…in her spare time enjoys attending music events and festivals…the daughter Guadalupe and German Contreras…Carmen Contreras is a native of Moss Beach, Calif.
CAREER CROSS COUNTRY FINISHES
|Capitol Cross Challenge||22:01.5||36th||6k|
|Mountain West Championship||22:35.1||49th||6k|
|NCAA West Regional Championship||21:32.0||90th||6k|