Maya Weigel
Maya Weigel
Height: 5-3
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Los Altos, CA
High School: Mountain View
Position: Distance
Major: Biology
College: Pomona

At Pomona-Pitzer: Completed her third season as a member of the Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Cross Country and Track and Field Teams...Holds school record in 800m (2:10.91), 1500m (4:23.56), mile (4:55.40) and 5000m (16:20.19)...Part of a school record in the distance medley relay as well (12:27.06).

2016 (XC): NCAA Division III All-American...NCAA West Region Champion...NCAA West Region Athlete of the Year...SCIAC Champion...First-Team All-SCIAC...Placed third at NCAA Nationals with a time of 20:41.3...Won the NCAA West Regionals with a time of 21:33.8...Won the SCIAC Championhsip with a time of 22:39.04. Named SCIAC Athlete of the Week four times. 

2014-15 (track): All-American in 1500 (7th at nationals)...NCAA Qualifier in 5000...All-SCIAC in 1500...USTFCCCA All-Academic selection...Qualified for nationals in both the 1500 and the 5000, earning All-America honors in the 1500 with a seventh-place finish...Was second in the 1500 at SCIAC Championships with a 4:35.88...Broke school record in the 1500 with a 4:29.57 at Occidental Invitational, breaking mark which had been held by Stephanie Shideler since 1997...Set another school record in the mile with a 5:01.57, shaving almost 10 seconds off the old record...Ran the 5000 for the first time in track season and moved into third all-time with a 17:07.69 at the Azusa Pacific Invitational. 

2014-15 (XC): All-American (22nd at nationals)...West Region Athlete of the Year...All-SCIAC...Finished 22nd at nationals to become the fourth All-American in school history...Was first at the NCAA West Regionals...Also finished second at the SCIAC Championships and the SCIAC Multi-Duals.

2013-14 (Track): All-SCIAC in the 800 meters and 1500 meters...Finished third at the SCIAC Championships in the 1500 and sixth in the 800, earning all-league honors in both...Ran a 4:43.24 in the finals of the 1500, edging out the fourth and fifth place finishers at the end...Ran a 2:20.14 in the finals of the 800...Part of the third-best distance medley relay time in school history at the Rossi Relays (12:46.85)...Ran a 5:32.40 in the mile to move into 10th in Pomona-Pitzer history.

(XC): All-SCIAC and All-West Region...Pomona-Pitzer's top finisher at the 2013 SCIAC Championships with a 24:12.36, good for 12th place, earning second-team All-SCIAC honors...Finished 25th at the NCAA Division III West Regionals, with a time of 23:15.77, ranking second on the team and earning all-region honors.

High School: Attended Mountain View (Calif.) High School, where she was a member of the cross country and track teams…Helped the Spartans to a cross country league championship and a 17th place finish in states as a senior…Served as team captain for both cross country and track as a senior…Best 5K time was 18:26 at state, and personal best 1600 time is a 5:07…Named Scholar-Athlete of the Year.

Personal: Attends Pomona College, where she majors in biology…Has an older brother and a younger brother.