Anna Carskaden
Anna Carskaden
Height: 5-6
Year: So.
Hometown: Sammamish, WA
High School: Eastlake HS
Events: 400
Experience: 1V

2015 -- Ran the team’s fastest 400 meters all season as a true freshman, 58.62 seconds, good for second place at the 33rd annual Cal Poly ShareSLO Invitational on March 28 (helping the Mustangs beat both Pepperdine and CSU Bakersfield) ... again came in second (at 59.06) at the Blue-Green Rivalry dual meet against UC Santa Barbara, a 108.5-89.5 Mustang victory at Westmont College on May 2 ... was 14th at the Big West Conference Championships hosted by UC Riverside on May 15, in 59.26 ... also contributed to the 1,600 relay A squad, which clocked a season-best time of 3:56.83 at the home invitational.

Prep -- At Eastlake High School in Sammamish, Wash., her PR in the 400 meters was a school-record 57.48 seconds; she took sixth place at the state championships in the event ... also ran for a 400 relay squad that finished fifth at the Washington finals ... other bests included a 25.63 in the 200 (another program record) and 17 feet in the long jump ... earned the Most Valuable Female Track Athlete Award for the Wolves as a senior ... was a 4.0 student.

Personal -- Born on July 8, 1996 in Sammamish ... daughter of Jay and Lisa ... has a brother, James ... majors in math and is also a member of the Cal Poly Math Club.