Marcos Hinojosa
Marcos Hinojosa
Height: 5-10
Weight: 135
Year: Junior
Hometown: San Jose, Calif.
High School: Bellarmine Prep

AS A JUNIOR (2011-2012): (XC) Earned a personal-best-time in the 4mile at the Hornet Jamboree in 20:37 … Ran 26:11 in the Stanford Invitational 8k … Finished 25th place in the 8k at the Gator Invite in 26:10 … Ran 25:38.9 in the Bronco Invite 8k … Earned 26:15 in the WCC Championships 8k … Finished off the season in the 10k NCAA DI West Region Championship with a time of 34:09. (TRACK) Did not compete.

AS A SOPHOMORE (20010-2011): (XC) Placed 65th at the Riverside Invite, coming in with a time of 25:32… Finished 56th at the Bronco Invitational, registering his fastest time of the year with a 25:13… placed 35th at the West Coast Conference championships. (TRACK) Finished 9th place in the 5000m in 15:49:09 @ San Francisco State 4/2/11…Ran a lifetime best in the 5000m with a time of 15:42:70 @ Chico State 4/8-9/11…Earned 16:14:58 in the 5000m @ Woody Wilson Invitational, UC Davis 4/16/11.

AS A FRESHMAN (2009-2010): (XC) Placed 19th at the Hornet Jamboree, running a 20:39… ran a time of 26:00 and placed 8th at the Stanford Invitational… came in 21st with a time of 26:05 at the West Coast Conference tournament. (TRACK) Earned a PR in the 5000m in 15:42:70 @ Sac State, 5/8/10.

COLLEGE PERSONAL BESTS

Cross Country: 20:37 in the 4mile (2011 - Hornet Jamboree); 25:13.4 in the 8k (2010 - SCU Bronco Invite); 33:10.99 in the 10k (2010 - NCAA West Regionals Championship)
Track: 15:42.70 in the 5k (2010 - Sacramento State Open)

PERSONAL BESTS: 1600m- 4:30 3200m- 9:28 5000m XC- 16:05

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2009 graduate of Bellarmine Preparatory in San Jose, Calif. ... coached by Patrick McCrystle ... also ran track in high school ... earned All-League honors in 2007 and 2008, and also won the Billy Scmidt Award in 2008 ... team won league in 2007 and 2008.

PERSONAL: Son of Jaime and Sophia Hinojosa ... has one sibling, Adrian ... both parents attended San Jose State ... lists running as a hobby ... major is undeclared in the Leavey School of Business.