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Nick Rivera
Nick Rivera

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
La Puente, Calif.

High School:
Rowland


11/09/2012

Unbeaten Kithuka Qualifies For NCAA Nationals

Texas Tech junior finishes first overall at NCAA Mountain Region meet

10/27/2012

Kithuka Captures Big 12 Crown

Texas Tech junior Kennedy Kithuka wins Big 12 Cross Country championship

09/14/2012

Kithuka Sets Second Straight Course Record

Red Raiders capture second win, Lady Raiders finish second at Red Raider Open

Career Performance List

2012 CROSS COUNTRY
Competed in five meets during the season...finished sixth overall at the Texas Tech Open (9/14) in the 8,000-meter race with a time of 26:06.94...competed at the Mountain Regional Championships finishing 77th overall in the 10,000-meter race with a time of 32:30.4...finished 49th overall at the Big 12 Championships with a time of 25:38.8 in the 8,000-meter race.

JOHN A ROWLAND HIGH SCHOOL
Lettered four years in track and field...competed in the 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1,000m, 4x400 relay, 4x100 relay and the long jump...personal best of 48.00 in the 400-meter dash...personal best of 1:51 in the 800-meter run...personal-best of 4:11 in the 1,000 meter run...personal best of 22.00 in the 200-meter dash...CIF Champion in the 1,6000-meter run..named league MVP and first-team All-League...state qualifier and League Champion in the 800m, 1,600m and the 4x400 relay...two time first team All-League selection and two-time league MVP in cross country...also competed in soccer.

PERSONAL
Born in Garden Grove, Calif...has four siblings...strong student who appeared on the honor roll in from 2010-2012...plans to major in Exercise and Sports Sciences.

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