Alejandro Valencia
Alejandro  Valencia

Rio Rico, AZ

High School:
Rio Rico HS

Last College:
Pima CC


Cross Country
-Placed ninth at the Conference USA Championships with a time of 24:32.39
-Earned All-conference second-team honors
-Was a part of the C-USA Cross Country Championship men’s team
-Was awarded Outstanding Senior of the Meet at the Conference USA Championships
-Placed 17th at the NCAA South Central Regionals with a time of 30:17.3
-Finished second at the Baylor Twilight Invitational with a time of 18:18.9
-Placed eighth at the Chile Pepper Cross Country Festival with a time of 24:15.5
-Finished second at the Ken Garland Invitational with a time of 19:52.1 

-Placed fourth in the mile run at the Howie Ryan Invite with a time of 4:12.88
-Had a personal-best 3000M steeplechase time of 9:02.56, the second fastest time in North Texas history
-Finished seventh in the Texas A&M Invite 3000M run with a time of 8:29.52
-Came in sixth in the 5000M run (14:43.96) and in 10th in the 3000M run (8:36.06) at the C-USA Championships

Cross Country
-Was named second-team all-conference for his 13th-place finish at the Conference USA Championship
-Finished in third place (18:38.9) at the Bear Twilight Invitational 6K
-Finished in fourth place (20:28.59) at the Ken Garland Invitational 4 mile
-Finished in 31st place (25:26.9) at the Chile Pepper Festival 8K 
-Finished in 13th place (25:42.44) at the C-USA Championships 8K
-Finished in 42nd place (31:42.2) at the NCAA South Central Regionals 10K 

Transfer/High School
-Was a 2013 Outdoor NJCAA All-American, 3K steeple chase
-Was a 2012 Indoor NJCAA All-American, 2012 3000M, mile, 5000M 
-Was a 2011 NJCAA cross country national team champion running for Paradise Valley Community College, and NJCAA All-American
-Was a 2011 Nike Cross Nationals qualifier
-Was the most valuable player on high school track team in 2010 and 2011
-Part of the 2008-09 Arizona Division III high school state champions team


North Texas Mean Green