Burak

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Height: 5'10"
Year: Junior
City/State: San Diego, CA
High School: Rancho Bernardo HS
Major: Biochemistry/Chemistry
Experience: High School

Bio

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2017
Placed 38th overall (29:06.5) at the Triton Classic ... Finished 209th overall (28:31.4) at the Capital Cross Challenge ... Earned a 38th-place finish (21:24.1) at the California Baptist Lancer Invitational 6K.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2016
Competed in four races ... Finished in 11th place in the 8K at the CSUSB Invitational with a time of 26:51.2 ... Crossed the line in 31st place overall in the 8K at the UCSD Triton Classic with a time of 26:56.0 ... Ran the 6K in 20:20.8 at the CPP Preview Meet. 

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2016 graduate of Rancho Bernardo High School in San Diego ... Helped Broncos to Palomar League titles in both cross country and track as a senior ... Ran personal-best time of 15:48 over five kilometers at Stanford Invitational.

PERSONAL
Born July 6 in San Diego ... Has an older sister named Elif who attends Cal State San Marcos ... Biochemistry/chemistry major with history minor at Roosevelt College ... Favorite athlete is the late, great, Muhammad Ali ... Listens to $uicideboy$ ... Enjoys watching the Rocky film series ... Likes doner kebabs.

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Triton Invitational
Photo Day for Cross Country
Interview with Nate Garcia