Sakura Roberson
Sakura  Roberson

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
San Diego, Calif.

High School:
La Jolla HS

Height:
5-11

11/10/2017

XC Concludes Season at West Regionals

XC ends year at West Regionals

11/08/2017

Cross Country Competes Against Region's Best Friday

XC at NCAA West Regional Friday

Collegiate Bests
6,000 Meters (Cross Country): 
29:50.5 (Nov. 10, 2017 at NCAA West Regional - Seattle, Wash.)

NCAA Cross Country West Regional
2016: 
241st (29:50.5 – 6K)

2017-18
Cross Country: 
Competed in one race for the Aztecs, the NCAA West Regional ... Finished the 6K course in 29:50.5 for 241st.

At La Jolla High School
A four-year letterwinner at La Jolla High ... As a senior, was named the CIF San Diego Section Track Athlete of the Year and the Eastern League Female Track Athlete of the Year ... Finished fifth in the CIF State Championships in the 800 ... Her 2:09.38 time broke a school record and was one of the 10 best times in San Diego County history ... 2017 Eastern League champion in the 800 ... Ran club for the San Diego Cheetahs Youth Track and Field, earning 2013 Track Athlete of the Year honors following a fifth-place 800-meter finish in the AAU National Youth Championships ... Also played basketball.

Personal
Sakura Roberson was born on Oct. 30, 1999 in Kalamazoo, Mich. ... Grandmother is Deborah Roberson ... Has five sisters, Deyna, Sierra, Satori, Kenya and Darel ... Deyna competed for UCSD (2008-12) and SDSU (2012-13), winning three MW Track and Field championships (outdoor - 400 hurdles and 4x400 relay; indoor: 4x400 relay) ...  Plans to major in computer science and become a computer security specialist.

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