2015 (Cross Country): Ran at every meet for the Huskies, competing at his first NCAA Championships as the Huskies finished eighth as a team for the second-best finish in program history … was the No. 6 Husky at NCAAs, placing 237th overall … was the No. 7 Husky finisher at every race from the Sundodger through West Regionals … was 73rd overall in 32:32 at the West Region Championships, which the Huskies won for the first time in school history … placed 47th in his first Pac-12 Championship race in 24:36 … finished the Wisconsin Invite in 24:59, finishing 181st overall … was 90th at the Washington Invitational at Jefferson Park Golf Course … placed 19th at the season-opening Sundodger Invite in 25:11.
2014-15 (Track): Redshirted the season indoors and out, competing several times unattached … top 1,500-meters time outdoors was 3:54.21 at the Ken Shannon Invitational, finishing eighth … ran 8:24.58 for the 3,000-meters at the Husky Classic indoors ... (Cross Country): Redshirted the season, competing one time unattached at the Sundodger Invite, where he was 37th overall ... ran at the 2015 U.S. Junior Cross Country Championships, finishing 36th overall.
High School and Personal: Born in Los Angeles, California … parents are Malika Bouchama and Ameer Moussa … has one older brother, Ammar Moussa, who runs track and cross country for the University of Colorado … attended Arcadia High School for three years before transferring to Gig Harbor for his senior year … achieved a rare feat by winning the Nike Cross Nationals team title in consecutive years with two different teams, winning with Arcadia in 2012 and with Gig Harbor in 2013 … finished 43rd at Nike Cross Nationals in 2012 and 51st in 2013 … helped Gig Harbor to a dominant win at the 2013 4A state cross country championships with a ninth-place finish … made two Washington state finals as a senior, finishing ninth in the 1,600m and 13th in the 3,200m … ran in the high school race at the 2013 Sundodger Invite, finishing third overall … in his final California cross country state meet as a junior in 2012, finished 29th overall in 15:42 … won the 2014 West Central District title at 3,200-meters … ran at the 2014 New Balance Indoor Nationals, taking second on the 4xMile relay, and 12th in the 2-mile run.
2015 USA Jr XC - 36th
2015 Pac-12 XC - 47th (7th UW)
2015 Regional XC - 73rd (7th UW)
2015 NCAA XC - 237th (6th UW)