Kylie Nishisaka
Kylie Nishisaka
Height: 5-2
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Torrance, CA
High School: Marina HS
Events: Distance
Experience: 2V

2015-16 -- Cross Country: Began junior season with a 12th-place 5K performance of 18:55.47 at the UC Santa Barbara-hosted Lagoon Open on Sept. 5 ... added a 25th-place 4.2K of 15:04.9 at the Fresno State Invitational on Sept. 11, before coming in seventh place at the Cal Poly Invitational on Oct. 17, when she ran the Fairbanks Memorial Course 5K in 18:44.0 ... again was a Big West Conference All-Academic Team honoree.

2014-15 -- Track: At the Big West Championships on May 16 at UC Riverside, was just four spots back of earning an all-conference accolade in the 5,000 meters, finishing in seventh place with a time of 17:58.06 ... her season-best performance in the event was 17:20.84, clocked at the San Francisco State Distance Carnival on April 3 ... also ran the 3,000m in 10:06.78 at the Blue-Green Rivalry dual meet against UCSB at Westmont College on May 2, contributing to the 108.5-89.5 Mustang team win ... earned a spot on the Big West All-Academic Team. Cross Country: Opened the fall with a 13th-place finish at the Lagoon Open on Aug. 30, clocking a 5K time of 18:39.76 ... went on to come in 39th at the Big West Championships, thanks to a 6K performance of 22:29.9 ... also earned all-academic honors from the conference.

2013-14 -- Track: Ran the team's fastest 3,000 meters over the course of the season, 10:00.71, at the dual meet versus Fresno State on March 15 ... had a time of 17:13.04 in the 5,000m at the Mt. SAC Relays on April 17, followed by a 10K showing of 38:20.94 at the Big West Conference Championships on May 16 in Davis ... both were No. 2 on the team. Cross Country: Took third place at the Cal Poly Invitational on Oct. 19, at 18:13.

Prep -- As a senior at Marina High School in Huntington Beach, finished seventh at the CIF State Cross Country Championships in her division, with a time of 17:50 ... her PRs in track were 4:56.29 in the 1,600m and 10:39.90 in the 3,200.

Personal -- Born on Aug. 23, 1995 in Torrance ... daughter of Scott and Aileen ... has a sister, Morgan ... is a kinesiology major.