Kelsey Takeuchi
Kelsey Takeuchi
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Renton, WA
High School: Liberty HS
Events: Distance
Experience: XC

2017-18 -- Cross Country: Helped the Mustangs earn a 22-37 Blue-Green Rivalry win over UC Santa Barbara at the Gauchos’ Lagoon Open on Sept. 2, when she recorded a 13th-place 5k of 18:55.34.

Prep -- While at Liberty High School in Renton, Wash., came in fourth place in the 3,200 meters at the 2017 Brooks Twilight Meet, with a career-best time of 10:57.66; went on to finish third at the 2A District finals, in 10:59.02 ... her 1,600m PR was 5:12.52, earning third place at the Sno-King 2A Championships as a senior ... in cross country, top 5k performance was 18:53.1, finishing sixth at the 2016 Fort Steilacoom Invitational ... closed senior year with a 16th-place finish at the WIAA State Cross Country Championships, with a time of 19:28.4.

Personal -- Majors in Biological Sciences.