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 Henry Cheseto

CAREER BESTS

2017: INDOOR – Redshirted. OUTDOOR – Redshirted.

2016:
INDOOR – Competed in distance events, posting career-best 3,000-meter time at 8:11.81 – good for third all-time on UAA list … went 14:12.99 in 5,000 meters at Husky Classic – leading UAA with seventh-fastest time in the NCAA … went on to finish 11th at NCAAs at 14:19.62 … also qualified for NCAAs in 3,000 meters, taking 10th at 8:31.76 … named All-West Region in 3,000 and 5,000 meters … received two GNAC All-Conference honors after taking runner-up in both 3K and 5K. OUTDOOR – Named All-West Region in 5,000 meters with season-best time of 14:13.25 … landed on All-GNAC Team after placing third in both 5K and 10K, helping Seawolves to first ever outdoor crown … qualified for NCAAs in both 5K and 10K – placing 16th in 10K (31:53.28) and 17th in 5K (14:46.77) … posted career best 29:36.07 in 10K at Stanford Invite – ranks fourth all-time on UAA list.

2015: INDOOR – Received All-West Region honors in 3,000 and 5,000 meters … qualified provisionally for NCAAs with team-high 3K of 8:18.59 and in 5K with time of 14:39.24 … swept 3K and 5K at GNAC Championships (Feb. 20), helping UAA to first league title … in UAA all-time list, ranks second in 3,000 meters and third in 5,000 meters. OUTDOOR – Made NCAA debut in 5,000 meters in Allendale, Mich., finishing 12th at 14:59.33 … collected All-Conference honors by finishing runner-up in 5,000 meters and 10,000 meters at GNAC Championships, helping Seawolves to second-place team result … posted NCAA provisional and season-best times of 14:08.86 in 5,000 meters and 29:49.06 in 10,000 meters, good for All-West Region honors in both events … registered season bests in 1500 meters at 3:54.19 and in one mile at 4:14.84 … ranked fourth all-time in UAA record book for 5,000 meter and 10,000 meters.

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

MAJOR: Nursing.

Position: Distance
Year: Junior
Hometown: Kapenguria, Kenya
High School: Kaptabuk Boys Secondary
Major: Nursing
Experience: 2 Letters
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