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CSUB Track & Field BIO
 Monica Guzman

2013 (SENIOR): Was a member of the CSUB Roadrunners Cross Country team but did not compete in any races.

2012-13 (JUNIOR): Placed 28th at the Great West Conference meet with a time of 20:40…Recorded a time of 20:11.72 at the Cal State Northridge Invite, where she placed 45th…Ran in the majority of the meets for CSUB. TRACK: Ran in the 800m (2:56.20) and mile (6:27.32) at the NAU Invitational (Jan. 19) during the indoor season.

2011-12 (SOPHOMORE): Competed in all seven meets for CSUB including the Cal State Fullerton Titan Invitational (Oct. 21) when she posted her fastest time of the season with a 19:59.1 to take 76th place overall…Turned in her highest finish of the season when she placed 11th at the Roadrunner Invitational (Sept. 24) with a time of 21:09.90…Took 13th place at the season-opening Malibu Oceanside Open with a 21:56.62…At the West Regional meet, Guzman clocked a 24:27 to place 197th. TRACK: At the Great West Conference Championship meet, competed in the 10,000-meter run and placed eighth with a time of 40:51.37 and ran in the 1,500 and placed 17th…Took 34th in the 1,500 (5:09.40) at the Steve Scott Invite…Recorded a 37th-place finish in the 5,000 (19:31) at the Pomona-Pitzer Invite…Placed 18th in the 1,500 (5:18.94) at the Cal Poly Invite…Opened up the outdoor season by placing 36th in the 1,500 (5:05.96) at the Ben Brown Invitational…In the indoor season, took 18th in the 3,000 (12:07.24) at the NAU Invite, placed fifth in the 3,000 (11:56.96) at the NAU Open and took 12th in the 3,000 at the Lumberjack Invitational.

2010-11 (FRESHMAN): Started the season with a 20:59.92 in Malibu to finish in 12th place…improved by over 90 seconds with a 19:37.5 time at UC Irvine… Raced to a top-5 finish at the Fresno State duel while recording a 19:11 mark…continued to improve her times as she went sub-19 minutes at the Roadrunner Invitational with a 18:56.3 mark and another top-5 finish… sat a season best 18:53.7 in the final race of the year in Fullerton at the Titan Invitational…competed in the western regionals for CSUB. TRACK: Just like in cross country, Guzman showed she can go the distance for the ‘Runners in her freshman campaign…Took third in the 3,000 meter at the Tommy Lister Classic (Apr. 23) with a time of 10:27.05…Placed seventh overall in the 3,000-meter run at the Cal State Northridge Invitational with a 10:21.31…Indoor season was highlighted by a second-place finish in the mile at the Run For The Dream meet (Feb. 26).

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2010 graduate of Garces High School…named second team All-Southwest Yosemite League in track as a senior.

PERSONAL: Born Nov. 5, 1992....Daughter of Jesus and Carmen Guzman...A child, adolescent and family studies major with a psychology minor.

Position: Distance
Height: 5'9"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Bakersfield, Calif.
High School: Garces HS
Major: CAFS
Experience: 3 Letters
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