Joey Berriatua
Joey Berriatua
Year: Freshman
Hometown: San Mateo, Calif.
High School: Serra
Major: Undeclared Arts & Sciences

AS A FRESHMAN (2013-2014): (XC) Started the season at the USF Invitational in the 8k with a time of 26:53.1, finishing 26th … earned fourth place at the WCC Preview in the 8k with a time 25:41.5 … ran a 27:04 in the 8k at the Stanford Invitational … ran a 25.42.9 in the 8k at the Bronco Invitational.

High School: Graduated from Junipero Serra in 2013 ... high school coaches were Ron Dimaggio and Willis McCarthy ... WCAL Cross Country Champion, running a 15:19 at Crystal Springs ... WCAL runner-up at 1600m and 800m ... CCS Finalist at 1600m (6th) and 800m (7th) ... CA State meet qualifier in the 4x400m ... personal bests include a 4:17.04 in the 1600m and a 1:55.31 in the 800m (both run at CCS Finals)

Coach Montoro on Berriatua:
"Joey is a talented runner with a great deal of range and is a tough competitor. He performs his best in the championship races and has a very bright future at Santa Clara. His coach at Serra, Ron Dimaggio has prepared him well for the next phase of his running career."