Gracie Albano
Gracie Albano
Year: Jr./Sr.
Hometown: Nipomo, Calif.
High School: Nipomo HS
Events: Distance
 Indoor Career Bests
Event Outdoor Career Bests 
 5:17.84 at Bronco Invitational (1/21/17) Mile/1500 4:43.09 at Beach Invitational (4/21/18) 
 10:06.04 at UW Open (2/11/18) 3K 10:00.97 at Causeway Classic (4/27/18) 
 17:32.67 at Husky Classic (2/9/18) 5K 18:13.59 at Hornet Invitational (3/18/17) 
 --- STPL 10:54.92 at Bryan Clay Invitational (4/20/18) 

 

2018 Season: Qualified for the Big Sky Championships in the 5K and steeplechase…recorded the third fastest steeplechase in school history after running 10:50.86 at the Sacramento State Open…also set PRs in the 1500 (4:43.09 at Beach Invitational) and 3K (10:00.97 at the Causeway Classic)…indoors, she competed in the 3K at the Big Sky Championships…ran 10:06.04 in the 3K at the UW Open for the ninth fastest all-time at Sacramento State…her 5K time of 17:32.68 at the Husky Classic ranks third in program history.

2017 Season:
 Competed in the 3K, 5K and steeplechase during the outdoor season…set a PR in the 5K with a time of 18:13.59 at the Hornet Invitational…other bests were 10:37.48 in the 3K at the Causeway Classic and 11:07.77 in the steeplechase at the Sacramento State Open…indoors, she competed in two meets…ran 5:17.84 in the mile at the Bronco Invitational and 10:25.42 in the 3K at the UW Open.

2016 Season:
Primarily competed in the steeplechase…ran 11:07.64 at the Sacramento State Open for the eighth fastest time in school history…also ran the 1500 and 3K in one meet…indoors, she competed in the 3K at the UW Open.

2015 Season:
Primarily competed in the steeplechase but also saw action in the 1500 and 3K…best steeplechase time was 11:20.52 at the Brutus Hamilton Open…that marks ranks ninth in school history…redshirted during the indoor season.

High School:
Graduated from Nipomo HS in 2014…competed in track, cross country and soccer all four years…set the school record in the mile as a freshman in her first meet…helped Nipomo win a pair of Los Padres League cross country titles…the team also won three LPL track & field championships.

Personal: Majoring in kinesiology…parents are James and Julie Albano.