Xian Shively
Xian Shively
Height: 5-10
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Glendale, CA
High School: Pasadena Poly HS
Events: Distance
Experience: HS

2018-19 -- Cross Country: While redshirting his first fall on campus, competed on an unattached-scoring basis at a trio of meets ... started his season with a 38th-place 8k time of 25:54.1 at Cal State Fullerton’s Covert Classic on Sept. 1 ... two weeks afterward, earned 14th overall at UC Santa Barbara’s Lagoon Open on Sept. 15, in 25:34.6 ... closed out his initial year with a 42nd-place performance at the Stanford Invitational Sept. 29, at 25:20.6.

Prep -- Finished in third place at the 2017 CIF Division 5 State Cross Country Championships for Pasadena Poly High School, with a 5k performance of 15:45.7 ... also in his final fall as a Panther, clocked a 15:39.7 at the Roosevelt XC Invitational (good for fifth) and won the Prep League championship via a 3-mile time of 14:46.5 (a course record at the venue hosted by L.A. Pierce College) ... came in second place in the 1,600m in the spring of 2018 at the Southern Section Division 4 Prelims, with a PR of 4:18.80 ... posted his top 3,200m time — 9:07.11 — at the 2018 CIF State Championships, where he was 11th ... both performances broke school records, as did his 800m showing of 1:57.65 at the 2018 Russell Cup (where he earned second place) ... graduated as 2017-18 Prep League MVP.

Personal -- Also visited Trinity University; chose Cal Poly because of the “awesome location and the combination of great athletics and academics” ... majors in Business.