AS A FRESHMAN IN 2019
Personal best in the 800 (1:58.77) at the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational (4/6) ... Earned a sixth place finish in the 1500 (3:57.74) at the California Collegiate Open (3/30) ... Placed second in the 5000 (15:15.40) at the Ross and Sharon Irwin Collegiate Scoring Meet (3/16) ... Set a personal best in the 3000 at the San Diego Collegiate Challenge with a time of 8:46.49 (3/9).
A 2018 graduate of Buena High School in Ventura ... Ventura County Champion in the 800 (1:58.21) ... Channel League Champion in the 1600 ... CIF-State Finalist ... Master's Finalist ... First Team All-Ventura County ... Two-time Team MVP ... Holds school's record in the 1600 (4:12.75), 3200 (9:12.75), and 4 x 1600 relay ... Bulldogs' Athlete of the Year (2018).
Born Aug. 26 in Ventura ... Son of Tricia and John Beattie ... Has an older sister Erinn who is on the track and field team at UC Davis ... Father was a cross country and track and field athlete at Occidental College ... Computer science major with a biology minor at Muir College ... Most memorable UC San Diego moments were racing at the West Regional Cross Country meet in Montana his freshman year and winning his first collegiate track race ... Collects sneakers ... Enjoys playing video games ... Favorite athlete is his sister Erinn Beattie ... Likes the movie Monty Python and the Holy Grail ... Listens to Kanye West and Pusha T ... Loves eating peanut butter.