Tristen Thomson
Tristen Thomson
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fallon, Nev.
High School: Churchill Country HS
Previous College: Concordia
Experience: 3V

2018 Cross Country

  • Scored for the team in all six meets.
  • Led the team at the UCR Cross Country Invitational, was second in four meets and third in another.
  • Ran 24:51.3 at the Santa Clara Bronco Invitational for his fastest 8K.
  • Was one-tenth of a second slower at the UCR meet.

2017 Cross Country

  • Competed in all six meets during his first season with the team.
  • Best 8K time was 25:26.0 at the UC Riverside Invitational.
  • Finished fourth overall at the Aggie Open to rank second on the team.
  • Best 8K time was 25:26.0 at the UC Riverside Invitational.
  • Ran 27:33.5 at the Big Sky Championship (8K) and 32:58.4 at the NCAA West Regional (10K).

Prior to Sacramento State

  • Attended Concordia in Irvine, Calif., for one season.
  • Competed in cross country and track for the Eagles.
  • Earned academic all-PacWest honors during his freshman season.
  • Was in the cross country lineup in five meets.
  • Placed seventh in the 5K and eighth in the 1500 at the PacWest Outdoor Championships.
  • Best times during the year were 1:56.26 in the 800, 3:55.86 in the 1500 and 15:15.80 in the 5K.

High School

  • A 2016 graduate of Churchill Country HS in Fallon, Nev.
  • Qualified for the Northern Nevada Regional Championships in the 800 and 1600.
  • Set PRs in both events as a senior, running 1:55.20 in the 800 and 4:23.22 in the 1600.
  • Also set his career best in the 3200 during the year with a time of 9:49.70.
  • In cross country, he placed third at the Nevada State Championships as a senior and was 15th as a junior.
  • Best 5K time was 16:38.3.