Delaney Fitzsimmons
Delaney Fitzsimmons
Height: 5-8
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Highlands Ranch, CO
High School: Mountain Vista HS
Experience: RS

2015-16 -- Track: As a true freshman, finished ninth at the Big West Conference Championships for the 3,000-meter steeplechase, with a time of 11:35.24 on May 13 at Long Beach State ... made her steeple debut at the Blue-Green Rivalry dual meet vs. UC Santa Barbara at home on April 30, clocking a fourth-place 11:39.44 ... also posted a 5,000m performance of 18:58.26 (good for third place) at the ShareSLO Invitational on March 26. Cross Country: Ran unattached at two meets ... finished the UCSB-hosted Lagoon Open with a 5K time of 18:43.32 on Sept. 5 before adding a sixth-place 18:35.8 at the Cal Poly Invite at Fairbanks Memorial Course in San Luis Obispo on Oct. 17.

Prep -- Competing for Mountain Vista High School from Lands Ranch, took second place at the Colorado State Track and Field Championships in the 3,200 meters as a senior, and had a career-best performance of 11:08 (converted to 10:43 given the altitude) ... also ran the 1,600m in 5:06.54 (4:58 converted) ... her 5K PR in cross country was 18:59.0 ... helped lead the Golden Eagles to a trio of Continental League titles ... was an honor roll student and also belonged to UNICEF, Key Club and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes.

Personal -- Born on Sept. 2, 1997 in Highlands Ranch, Colo. ... daughter of Jim and Therese ... her uncle Mike Fisher quarterbacked the Cal Poly football team during the mid-1990s ... majors in biomedical engineering ... chose Cal Poly because she “always wanted to go to school in California and it was the perfect fit,” because she “loved the campus and engineering program.”