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Delia Cesar
 Delia Cesar

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
El Paso, Texas

High School:
Eastwood

Height:
5-5

Experience:
3L

Cross Country 2007: Started the season with a season-best time (19:20) at the Lobo Invitational, she placed 12th...finished 11th at the Lori Fitzgerald Invitational with a time of 20:37...completed the Bill Dellinger Invitational with a time of 24:04...placed 49th at the C-USA Championships (20:40) and 89th at the Mountain Regionals (23:18).

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 ... 21st at the Lobo Invitational on Sept. 9.

Cross Country 2005: Competed in three cross country meets ... placed 54th at the C-USA Championships on Oct. 30.

Outdoor 2007: Took gold three times during the season in the 1500 meter run...season best came at the C-USA Championships where she took 10th with a time of 4:39...fourth in the 3,000 at the Springtime Invite.

Indoor 2007: Ninth in the mile at C-USA Championships (5:04)...11th in the 800 at the Lobo Invite.

Outdoor 2006: 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 2006: Finished 20th in the 3000 at the C-USA Championships ... competed in the 3000 at the ISU Classic, Husker Invitational and the Lobo Invitational.

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.

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