Sydnie Rivas
Sydnie Rivas
Height: 5-1
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Santa Rosa, CA
High School: Maria Carrillo HS
Experience: HS

Prep -- Came in 10th place at the 2017 CIF Division 3 State Cross Country Championships while at Maria Carrillo High School in Santa Rosa, with a 5k performance of 18:41.7 ... also as a Puma senior, won the North Bay League title with a 3.05-mile time of 18:05.1 ... during track season, clocked a second-place 1,600m performance of 5:04.73 at the 2018 Viking Classic ... her 3,200m PR — 10:52.26 — earned fifth at the 2018 Dublin Distance Fiesta ... coached by Greg Fogg, helped her squad break the school record for the distance medley relay at the Arcadia Invitational, clocking a 12:11.81 ... swept the NBL crowns for the 1,600m & 3,200m in 2018, going on to place sixth and 10th in the events at the North Coast Section Finals ... also participated in Key Club.

Personal -- Also visited Nevada; chose Cal Poly because of the “beautiful location, running program, academic program and great environment” ... majors in Biological Sciences, with career aspirations to work in the medical field.