Caice Lanovaz
Caice Lanovaz
Height: 5-6
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Los Gatos, CA
High School: Los Gatos HS
Events: Heptathlon / LJ / Hurdles
Experience: 2Y

2018 -- Surpassed the 5,000-point mark in the heptathlon as a sophomore, when she tallied a score of 5,011 at the Sam Adams Combined Events Invitational hosted by Westmont from April 6-7 ... with her collegiate PR, moved to No. 5 in school history for the multi-events ... went on to make the All-Conference Team, thanks to her third-place heptathlon finish at the Big West Finals on May 5 at CSUN, ending the championship meet with 4,980 points ... showcased versatility with four separate top-four rankings across the team for the season, including the No. 1 long jump (19 feet, 4 inches at the dual meet vs. UCSB on April 28), No. 3 performance in the 100m hurdles (14.80 at the Mt. SAC Relays in Torrance on April 20), No. 3 mark in the javelin (105’ 5” in Montecito) and No. 4 high jump clearance (5’ 3” at Cal State Fullerton’s Titan Challenge March 31) ... spring also included a long jump win of 19’ 1.5” at the Gauchos’ Tri-Meet on March 10 ... during the indoor season, totaled a pentathlon score of 3,461 points to take eighth place at the UW Invitational in Seattle from Jan. 26-27 ... additionally, made the Big West All-Academic Team, along with garnering Conference Commissioner’s Honors.

2017 -- Closed freshman year by finishing seventh at the USATF Junior (U-20) Outdoor National Championships for the heptathlon between June 22-23, compiling 4,613 points in Sacramento ... on May 5-6, tallied 3 team points for the Mustangs at the Big West Conference Championships by taking sixth place in the heptathlon with 4,763 points (only 38 back of entering the Top 10 in school history) ... also competed in three events at the Sam Adams Multi-Event Invite in Montecito on April 7, scoring 2,008 early on ... season-bests per event included 25.91 seconds for the 200-meter dash; 2:26.19 for the 800m; 14.88 seconds in the 100m hurdles; 5-foot-2 for the high jump; 17’ 8” in the long jump; 35’ 2” for the shot put; and 104’ 8.25” in the javelin.

Prep -- While at Los Gatos High School, qualified for the 2015 IAAF World Youth (U-18) Championships heptathlon, finishing 22nd among 41 competitors at the meet featuring 153 countries in Cali, Colombia that July ... was third at the 2015 USATF Junior (U-20) Championships with a career-best score of 5,130 points (a California record for her age group) ... as a senior for the Wildcats, was a CIF State Championships finisher in two events, earning fourth place in the long jump (with a career-best mark of 19 feet, 7.5 inches) and 12th in the 300-meter hurdles (at 43.61 seconds, another PR) ... also finished fourth at USATF Juniors in 2016, as her 5,106-point total was just 45 back of Iowa State freshman Emma Whigham for third place and 65 away from USC freshman Lyndsey Lopes in second ... won the 2016 Arcadia Multis heptathlon with 4,898 points ... ranked by RunnerSpace as the No. 1 multi-events recruit in the country for the Class of 2016 ... other PRs included 12.13 seconds for the 100-meter dash; 14.44 in the 100m hurdles; 24.82 for the 200 meters; 57.37 in the 400m; 2:21.24 for the 800m; 33 feet in the shot put; 118’ 4” for the javelin; and 5’ 4.5” in the high jump ... in indoor competition, ran the 55m dash in 7.38 seconds at the 2014 California Championship Meet (good for second place) ... finished her Wildcat career having won a combined six Santa Clara Valley League individual championships between three different events, plus two Central Coast Section crowns ... was an honors student.

Personal -- Majors in Microbiology.