UCSD Track & Field BIO
 Michelle Cummins

Represented UCSD at the CCAA Championships in the 100 hurdles, finishing third with a time of 14.55 … Took first in the 100 hurdles at the Pomona Invitational, running 14.59 … Ran the 100 hurdles in 14.40 at the San Diego Collegiate Challenge … Earned an individual victory in 100 hurdles at the California Collegiate Championships with a time of 14.64. 

Ran a career-best time of 26.42 in the 200 meters while competing at the Soka Peace Invitational (4/19) ... Leaped a distance of 36'2.25" in the triple jump to earn her season-best mark at the All-Cal Championships (3/8).

Competed in the triple jump and 100 meters ... Sprinted a personal-best time in the 100-meter dash at the UCSD Triangular meet, clocking in at 13.32 ... Landed a season-best measure in the triple jump of 34’9” at the San Diego Collegiate Challenge.

A 2012 graduate of Saratoga High School in Saratoga ... Earned a personal-best time of 13.62 seconds in the 100-meter dash at the meet against Mountain View, where she placed third as a senior (2012) ... Hit career-best mark in the 200 during the meet against Los Altos, where she took second with a time of 29.07 during her final year with the Falcons (2012) ... Landed a career-best measure in the triple jump of 36'10.50" during her senior year at the Central Coast Section (CCS) Top 8 Classic to finish in fifth place ... Posted top times of 17.68 in the 100 hurdles and 51.14 in the 300 hurdles to finish third and fourth, respectively, at the Santa Clara Valley Athletic League (SCVAL) El Camino Prelims as a junior (2011) ... Settled in the triple jump for ninth place (35'0.75") at the CCS Semi-Finals and seventh place (35'5.5") at the CCS Championships during her senior year (2012) ... Took third in the 100 hurdles (18.06) and seventh in the 300 hurdles (53.58) in the finals at the 2011 SCVAL El Camino Finals ... Advanced the next week to the SCVAL Finals - CCS Qualifier in the 100 hurdles, where she finished 15th with a time of 18.17 ... Also ran cross country for the Falcons ... Turned in a top time of 23:57 for a three-mile race as a junior at the CCS Cross Country Championships to take 82nd (2010) ... Additionally, competed for the San Jose-based Thunderbolts Track & Field club team in the summers.

Born Feb. 24, 1994 in San Jose ... Parents are John and Lisa Cummins ... Has a twin sister named Katie and a younger sister named Laura ... Physiology and neuroscience major with a minor in Chinese studies at Roosevelt College ... Counts reading, drawing, playing with cats, and listening to music among her hobbies ... The Princess Bride is her favorite movie ... Loves fried rice ... Plans to attend medical school after graduating from UCSD.

Position: Jumps/Hurdles
Year: Senior
City/State: Monte Sereno, CA
High School: Saratoga HS
College: Roosevelt
Major: Physiology and Neuroscience
Experience: 2 Letters
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