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 Henry Cheseto

2017: Did not compete. 

2016: Competed in third career NCAA Championships with 10K time of 31:28.5, finishing 49th and helping team to 5th-place result in Saint Leo, Fla. … earned All-West Region honors with 11th-place finish and aided Seawolves to runner-up performance, covering 10-kilometer course in 30:32.92 … helped Green & Gold to 7th straight conference crown and member of all-conference team following 4th-place individual finish at GNAC Championships, running 8K in 25:19.2 … contributed to runner-up team finishes at UW Sundodger Invite and Western Washington Invite to begin season.

2015: Garnered second career All-America honor with 3rd-place finish at NCAA Championships, propelling UAA to 3rd-place national team performance … covered 10K course in 29:35.60 at NCAAs … won four races throughout season, including West Region Championships (29:29.82, 10K), earning West Region Athlete of the Year … gained All-West Region and GNAC All-Conference recognition … named GNAC Athlete of the Year following 8K-winninng time of 24:22.7 … took victory at Western Washington Classic Invite, covering 10K in 31:00 in Bellingham … helped UAA win five of six races throughout season, including two sweeps in Hawaii …received GNAC Runner of the Week (Sept. 7-13) following win at Hawaii Pacific Invite … began season with 3rd-place result at Hawaii Big Wave Invite, running 5K in 15:41.52 … honored as men's cross country Bill MacKay Athlete of the Year nominee for second consecutive season.

2014: Earned NCAA All-America honors with 23rd-place finish at NCAA Championships, helping team to 6th-place result … earned West Region Male Athlete of the Year honors and won West Region individual title, completing 10 kilometers in 30:34 … member of All-West Region team … secured National Athlete of the Week honors after winning conference meet, Nov. 3, posting 8K time of 24:36 … named GNAC Runner and Freshman of the Year … member of GNAC All-Conference … ran 5K time of 15:49.9 at Hawaii Big Wave Invite, leading to GNAC Runner of the Week recognition for Sept. 8. … won five races throughout season … honored as men's cross country Bill MacKay Athlete of the Year nominee.

BEFORE UAA: Attended Kaptabuk Boys Secondary School in Kapenguria, Kenya.

MAJOR: Nursing. 


Season-by-Season Results 

UW Sundodger Invite          27th
WWU Classic Invite           11th 
GNAC Championships           4th
NCAA West Region             11th
NCAA Championships           49th 

Hawaii Big Wave Invite       3rd       
Hawaii Pacific Invite        1st
WWU Classic Invite           1st
GNAC Championships           1st
NCAA West Region             1st
NCAA Championships           3rd

Hawaii-Hilo Invite           1st       
Hawaii Big Wave Invite       1st
UAA Invite                   1st
WWU Classic Invite           2nd
GNAC Championships           1st
NCAA West Region             1st
NCAA Championships           23rd



Position: Men
Year: Junior
Hometown: Kapenguria, Kenya
High School: Kaptabuk Boys Secondary
Major: Nursing
Experience: 3 Letters
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