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Delia Cesar
 Delia Cesar

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
El Paso, Texas

High School:
Eastwood High School

Height:
5-5

Event:
Distance

Birthdate:
10/27/1986

2008 (Senior): Cross Country: Competed in all five meets of the season...placed ninth at the Lori Fitzgerald Invitational on Sept. 12...20th at the Lobo Invitational...22nd at the Kachina Classic the following week...79th at the Bill Dellinger Invitational and 66th at the C-USA Championships in Memphis, Tenn., on Nov. 1.

2008 (Junior): Indoor:
Fourth in the mile run at the Texas Tech Invitational (5:13.33)...13th at the Frank Sevigne Invitational (5:13.25)...20th at the C-USA Championships on March 1 (5:17.18)...12 in the 3,000m at the Frank Sevigne Invitational (10:34.53). Outdoor: Placed fourth in the 1,500m at the UTEP Invitational (4:54.48)...ninth at the Don Kirby Invitational (5:01.30)...11th at the C-USA Championships (5:00.74)...26th in the 5,000m at conference, 19:12.60. Cross Country (2007): Competed in all five meets of the season...11th at the Lobo Invitational and the Lori Fitzgerald Invitational...49th at C-USA Championships and 89th at the Mountain Region Championships on Nov. 10.

2007 (Sophomore): Outdoor: Took gold three times during the season in the 1500 meter run ... season best came at C-USA Championships where she took 10th with a time of 4:39.19 ... fourth in the 3,000 at the Springtime Invite. Indoor: Ninth in the mile at C-USA Championships (5:04.25) ... 11th in the 800 at the Lobo Invite. Cross Country (2006): Competed at five meets during the season ... placed 73rd at the NCAA Mountain Regional on Nov. 11 ... UTEP's second runner at the C-USA Championships, taking 36th overall ... placed fifth at the Kachina Classic on Sept. 23 ... twenty-first at the Lobo Invitational on Sept. 9.

2006 (Freshman): Outdoor:
Competed in the prelims of the 1500 at the C-USA Championships ... placed sixth in the 1500 at the UTEP Invitational on April 15 ... runner-up in the 1500 at the NMSU Invitational on April 8 ... fourth in the 3000 at the Springtime Invitational on April 1. Indoor: Finished 20th in the 3000 at the C-USA Championships ... competed in the 3000 at the ISU Classic, Husker Invitational and the Lobo Invitational. Cross Country (2005): Competed in three cross country meets ... placed 54th at the C-USA Championships on Oct. 30.

Before UTEP: Lettered in basketball, soccer, cross country and track while at Eastwood ... ran as a prep for coach Mike McClain ... member of the National Honor Society ... graduated in the top-10 percent of her class.

Personal: Full name is Delia Sophia Cesar ... majoring in pre-science with a minor in biology ... daughter of Jose Madera and Eveyln Calix ... has two brothers (Anthony Calix, Jesse Cesar) and one sister (Jessica Jordan) ... born Oct. 27, 1986, in Fredrick, Md.